As part of our commitment to continuing joyful and inspiring Jewish life during this crisis, we are running as full a programme as possible. If you are registered for our emails, you will receive two community emails each week which will normally come on a Monday and Thursday.

Our preferred platform for learning and community provision is Zoom.  Click here for guidelines on how to use Zoom effectively, and click here to read our guide to using Zoom for services.

For services, if you do not wish to use Zoom, then the “Zoom screen” can be seen via our YouTube channel.  This can be accessed by going to www.youtube.com/c/AlythRS.

To connect by phone, please dial 0203 481 5240, 0203 901 7895, 0203 051 2874 or 0203 481 5237 and enter the Meeting ID and Passcode

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FRIDAY 23 OCTOBER

IN-PERSON
FOR YOUNG FAMILIES
Baby Den (10:30-11:00)

Chug-a-lug into Shabbat with Rabbi Hannah. Sing your favourite Baby Den songs, dance to a shabbat beat and wave to some familiar faces. For families with Young Children. The service is indoors and will be subject to strict distancing and protective measures to protect staff and members.
This service is fully booked, please do not come if you have not booked a place

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FOR YOUNG FAMILIES

Pre-Shabbat Story Time Live (16:30-17:00)
Those pre-school in age are invited to join Rabbi Hannah for a pre shabbat story to help bring in shabbat. The service is indoors and will be subject to strict distancing and protective measures to protect staff and members.
This service is fully booked, please do not come if you have not booked a place

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BE WITH US
JMM on Friday (17:15-18:15)
Jewish Mindfulness Meditation helps us to open our hearts and find peace through our spiritual heritage, especially in these challenging times.
Click here to join on Zoom (Meeting ID: 977 611 369 Password: 035091)

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PRAY WITH US
Erev Shabbat Service (18:30-19:30)
Join Rabbi Josh and Rabbi Hannah as they lead the Erev Shabbat service from the Beit Tefillah.  Please remember that this service is online only.
We invite you to have Shabbat candles and Kiddush ready in advance of the service so that we can join together in these moments from our homes.
Please click here to download the Shabbat Supplement for Friday night and the Community News and Yahrzeit list (these will be available from 17:00 Friday afternoon). Please click here to view the Reform Judaism siddur online.

Click here
to join (Meeting ID: 852 5760 7826, Passcode: 785089).

If you do not wish to use Zoom, then the “Zoom screen” can also be seen via our YouTube channel. This can be accessed by going to www.youtube.com/c/AlythRS

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SATURDAY 24 OCTOBER

PRAY WITH US IN PERSON
Shabbat morning early Shacharit (09:00)
An early start in-person service in the Youth Hall. This service, with Rabbi Josh and Rabbi Hannah is one of a series of pilot indoor activities as we explore what it is like to reopen parts of the synagogue building.
A few notes about the protective measures for this service:
Windows on both sides of the Youth Hall will be open throughout the service, so appropriate clothing should be worn.
Masks must be worn in Places of Worship at all times by anyone over the age of 12 who is not exempt.
No congregational singing is permitted.
The officiating clergy will be leading/singing from behind screens.

This service is fully booked, please do not come if you have not booked a place

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LEARN WITH US

Shabbat Shiur: Separated By A Common Language (9:15-10:15)
Join Cantor Tamara for an exploration of this week’s Torah portion, the story of the Tower of Babel, and the enduring power of language.
Click here to join by Zoom (Meeting ID: 240 937 705 Password: 602287)

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PRAY WITH US
Shabbat Morning Service (10:30)
Rabbi Hannah is running the Shabbat morning service from the Beit Tefillah. The service includes that Bat Mitzvah of Eleanor Spitzer. Please remember that this service is online only.
Please click here to download the Shabbat Supplement for Friday night and the Community News and Yahrzeit list (these will be available from 17:00 Friday afternoon). Please click here to view the Reform Judaism siddur online.
Click here to join (Meeting ID: 851 3351 4616, Passcode: 785089)

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PRAY WITH US
Imrei Finu (10:30)
Imrei Finu is a special, spiritual prayer experience, including lots of singing to new and familiar melodies, davening and space for personal prayer.  With Rabbi Josh
Click here to join (Meeting ID: 873 0287 9196, Passcode: 326266)

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IN-PERSON
FOR YOUNG FAMILIES
Sensory Havdalah (16:30)

Havdalah is one of our most Sensory experiences. We see the flickering candle flame, smell the sweet spices and taste the wine. Join Rabbi Hannah for this special Sensory Havdalah experience where our youngest members can wave goodbye to Shabbat and prepare to start the week new. Feel free to come in your PJs or onesies!  This service will be indoors and subject to strict distancing and protective measures to protect staff and members.
This service is fully booked, please do not come if you have not booked a place.
​​​​​​​Please note that the regular November Sensory Shabbat will be on Saturday 28 November

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SUNDAY 25 OCTOBER

PRAY WITH US
Sunday Shacharit (9:00-10:00)
Our lay-led minyan with bagel breakfast (please provide your own bagels…) Led by our lay members from their homes.
Click here to join (Meeting ID: 864 4782 5935, Password: 785089)

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LEARN WITH US
Biblical Hebrew (11:00-12:00)
A programme for those with high level hebrew reading ability. Please email Edward Gold at edwardjgold@hotmail.com if you would like to join this class so that you can be sent the link and materials in advance

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BE WITH US
Singing for Pleasure (15:00-16:00)
Join Viv and sing songs from the shows, Israeli folksongs, songs from the 60s and much, much more.  No need to audition, read music or feel intimidated. Please email vivienne.bellos@btinternet.com in advance for the song list and lyrics.
Click here to join (Meeting ID: 731 393 138, Password: 197916)

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MONDAY 26 OCTOBER

PRAY WITH US IN-PERSON
Shacharit in the Sukkah (9:00)
A small in-person Shacharit Service in the synagogue sukkah with Rabbi Elliott.
Click here to sign up

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BE WITH US
Craft, Chat and Cuppa! (15:00-16:00)

This ‘club’ is for anyone who would like to try any sort of hand craft. Join Brenda Freedman for anything from everyday sewing, tapestry, quilt making, knitting, and anything else you can think of!
Click here to join (Meeting ID: 588 095 846, Password: 468060)

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TUESDAY 27 OCTOBER

LEARN WITH US
Hebrew Reading from Scratch (19:00-20:00)

Taught by Alyth member Jan Roseman, who has been one of the UK’s leading Synagogue-based Jewish educators for the last few decades. Take an hour a week in term time to learn to read Hebrew from scratch.
Click here to join (Meeting ID: 909 882 685, Password: 686711)

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LEARN WITH US
E-ssentials

There is no Essentials this week

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BE WITH US
Alyth Choral Society (20:00-22:00)
Click here to join (Meeting ID: 976 4873 3959 Password: 113568).
For Choral Society Members only

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WEDNESDAY 28 OCTOBER

PRAY WITH US
Wednesday Ma’ariv (20:00-20:45)

Join us for a mid-week evening service led by Alyth members.
Click here to join (Meeting ID: 566 852 225, Password: 763158)

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THURSDAY 29 OCTOBER

PRAY WITH US IN-PERSON
Shacharit in the Sukkah (9:00)
A small in-person Shacharit Service in the synagogue sukkah with Rabbi Elliott.
Click here to sign up

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BE WITH US
Mellow Chair Yoga (11:00-12:00)

Our special Chair Yoga and Meditation with Maxine, open to all ages wishing to enhance overall mental and physical wellbeing! Less active participants can do all the movements sitting in a chair. Please click here to sign up and to pay online.
Click here to join (Meeting ID: 616 879 143, Password: 797658)

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LEARN WITH US 
Pardes: My favourite… (13:00-14:00)
This month, looking at our favourite Jewish villains or troublesome characters in our texts or history. This week with Rabbi Elliott.
Click here for the source sheets being used in the session (available from Thursday morning)
Click here to join (Meeting ID: 123 761 361, Password: 019498)

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FRIDAY 30 OCTOBER

FOR YOUNG FAMILIES
Baby Den (10:30-11:00)

Chug-a-lug into Shabbat, this week with Cantor Tamara. Sing your favourite Baby Den songs, dance to a shabbat beat and wave to some familiar faces. For families with Young Children.
Click here to join on Zoom (Meeting ID: 142 813 452 Password: 346202)

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PRAY WITH US
Erev Shabbat Service (18:30-19:30)
Join Rabbi Josh and Rabbi Elliott as they lead the Erev Shabbat service from the Beit Tefillah.  Please remember that this service is online only.
Click here to join (Meeting ID: 811 0991 0552, Passcode: 785089)

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SATURDAY 31 OCTOBER

PRAY WITH US IN PERSON
Shabbat morning early Shacharit (09:00)
An early start in-person service in the Youth Hall. This service, with Rabbi Josh is one of a series of pilot indoor activities as we explore what it is like to reopen parts of the synagogue building.
A few notes about the protective measures for this service:
Windows on both sides of the Youth Hall will be open throughout the service, so appropriate clothing should be worn.
Masks must be worn in Places of Worship at all times by anyone over the age of 12 who is not exempt.
No congregational singing is permitted.
The officiating clergy will be leading/singing from behind screens.

Click here to sign up

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BE WITH US
JMM on Saturday (9:15-10:15)

Jewish Mindfulness Meditation helps us to open our hearts and find peace through our spiritual heritage, especially in these challenging times.
Click here to join on Zoom (Meeting ID: 844 520 435, Password: 753749)

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PRAY WITH US
Shabbat Morning Service (10:30)
Rabbi Elliott and Katie Hainbach are running the Shabbat morning service from the Beit Tefillah. Please remember that this service is online only.
Click here to join (Meeting ID: 889 6993 7507, Passcode: 785089)

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PRAY WITH US
Wellbeing Service (10:30)
Join Lynette Sunderland and Justin Wise as we take time for ourselves to relax and breathe. During our Shabbat morning service, we will explore our mental and physical wellbeing through tuneful prayer.
Click here to join by Zoom (Meeting ID: 824 3676 4053, Passcode: 138638)

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