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 clicking here or 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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TUESDAY 22 SEPTEMBER

10 DAYS OF TESHUVAH
How To: (and whether to) Fast at Home (19:00)

This year’s Yom Kippur will present a unique challenge – how to fast while in the same house as our kitchens. Are there specific ways we should think about fasting this year, and if we feel unable to do so, how can we reconcile ourselves with this reality? With Rabbi Hannah and Rabbi Elliott.
CLICK HERE for the source sheet.
Click here to join (Meeting ID: 844 6351 6773, Passcode: 785089)

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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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10 DAYS OF TESHUVAH
LEARN WITH US
E-ssentials: The High Holy Days (20:00-21:00)

Our regular introduction to Judaism class, completely redesigned to be taught online. This week: Preparing for the High Holy Days 2 – Yom Kippur. 
Please CLICK HERE for the resources which will be used during this session (available from Tuesday morning).
Click here to join (Meeting ID: 668 234 069, Password: 419681)

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WEDNESDAY 23 SEPTEMBER

BE WITH US
News, Views & Schmooze (11:00-12:00)
Join us for an hour of schmooze to discuss what is going on in the world around us. Led by volunteers from the Soup and Schmooze group.
Click here to join (Meeting ID: 810 6650 1155, Password: 847786)

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10 DAYS OF TESHUVAH
Jewish Mindfulness Meditation (18:00-18:45)

Jewish Mindfulness Meditation helps us to open our hearts and find peace through our spiritual heritage. Join for contemplation, breathing, movement and meditation. Today: ‘Contentment’ with Mika Hadar-Borthwick.
Click here to join (Meeting ID: 869 8318 2482, Passcode: 138638)

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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 24 SEPTEMBER

10 DAYS OF TESHUVAH
PRAY WITH US IN-PERSON (9:00)

A small in-person Shacharit Service in the synagogue sukkah.
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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10 DAYS OF TESHUVAH
LEARN WITH US
Pardes: My favourite… High Holy Day Liturgy (13:00-14:00)

This month, looking at selections from the High Holy Day liturgy that are particularly profound or important. This week with Rabbi Josh.
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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10 DAYS OF TESHUVAH
Jewish Mindfulness Meditation (18:00-18:45)
Jewish Mindfulness Meditation helps us to open our hearts and find peace through our spiritual heritage. Join for contemplation, breathing, movement and meditation. Today: ‘Awareness’ with Maxine Levy.
Click here to join (Meeting ID: 869 8318 2482, Passcode: 138638)

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FRIDAY 25 SEPTEMBER

IN-PERSON
FOR YOUNG FAMILIES
Baby Den in the Sukkah (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.This week live in the Sukkah.
Please note that this service is subject to the weather. The website will be updated at 9:30. Please check before you travel.
Click here to sign up

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10 DAYS OF TESHUVAH
Jewish Mindfulness Meditation (18:00-18:45)

Jewish Mindfulness Meditation helps us to open our hearts and find peace through our spiritual heritage. Join for contemplation, breathing, movement and meditation. Today: ‘Readiness For Change’ with Mika Hadar-Borthwick.
Click here to join (Meeting ID: 977 611 369 Password: 035091)

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PRAY WITH US
Erev Shabbat Service (18:30-19:30)

Join Cantor Tamara 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: 898 9397 3123, Passcode: 785089)

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SATURDAY 26 SEPTEMBER 

LEARN WITH US
Shabbat Shiur: This season in art (9:15-10:15)

We’re into the heart of the season of Tishri festivals. How have they been depicted in art over the years? Come on a leisurely journey – courtesy of Zoom and Powerpoint – with Rabbi Colin through some of those representations.
Click here to join by Zoom (Meeting ID: 240 937 705, Passcode: 602287)

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PRAY WITH US IN-PERSON
Imrei Finu in the Sukkah (9:30 and 11:15)
A small in-person Shacharit Service with Rabbi Josh in the synagogue sukkah. Imrei Finu is a special spiritual prayer experience.
Click here to sign up

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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 will include the Bar Mitzvah of Rafael Gayer who will be reading Torah with the community for the first time from his home.
Click here to join by Zoom (Meeting ID: 840 2219 8090, Passcode: 785089).