Adult Education

Evening Adult Education 2018

Sukkot Shalom is running a new and varied evening Adult education program. Each Tuesday evening the programme will run from 7:30-10 pm. and will consist of 2 sessions with a half hour break for refreshments and a chat.  The classes are open to anyone who wishes to attend and membership of Sukkot Shalom is not required.  Where outside instructors are used a fee for the classes will be charged.  The planned syllabus for the year includes the following topics.

January & February 
 This month starts on the 16th January with Jewish mysticism as the topic.  Rabbi Larry Tabic will be teaching the course in 2 sessions from 7:30 to 9:30 pm. with a break in between. 
Course dates will be Jan 16, 23, 30. Feb 13, 20, 27.  

 March – April  2018 A prism of proverbs

The course will look at a sample of the book of proverbs exploring the text in Hebrew (no prior Hebrew skills are required) and English and will further explore the proverbs from a Targumaic, Midrashic and ancient non-Jewish Middle Eastern context.

Instructor Rabbi Larry Becker

The group have begun  an exploration of Jewish texts as they relate to GLBT (Gay Lesbian Bisexual and Transgender) issues. 

Why not come along and join us, but be prepared to be surprised.

Please check this website to keep up to date on current topics.


Tu B'Shevat 2018

Shabbat Morning services 

Saturday morning at 10.00am 

New Book Group

Karen Watch & Rachel Savage of Sukkat Shalom Reform Synagogue

have started a new Book Club which will meet from time to time in the Cheder Block of the synagogue

The Book Club will now meet on a Thursday with the next meeting taking place on the 8thMarch at 8pm. 
The 1st book is How to stop time by Matt Haig. 
Book 2 is The far side of the sky by Daniel Kalla. 
The 3rd is Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine by Gail Honeyman. 
Please join Rachel & Karen  for what is hoped to be a fun gathering of bookworms once a month.

Refreshments will be provided.

Contact for further details


On Tuesday 27th March 
The Council for Christians & Jews (CCJ) will be holding their annual demonstration Seder under the leadership of Rabbi Larry Becker.
It will be hosted by St. John-at-Hackney, Lower 
Clapton Rd, London, E5 0P. 
This is the mother church of Hackney. 

1 Victory Road, Hermon Hill, Wanstead, London E11 1UL
Tel: 020 8530 3345 | Email:
Registered Charity Number 283615.
Site and contents ©2018 Sukkat Shalom Reform Synagogue. All rights reserved.