Eastbourne Liberal Jewish Community - בית חברים

Services

Our services in 2018 will be held at the Christ the King Catholic Church hall, 3 Princes Road (on the Langney roundabout), Eastbourne, East Sussex BN23 6HS and at Alice Croft House, Cornfield Lane, Eastbourne, BN21 4NE.

Please refer to the list below for the times and locations of services. 

Our services are led by Rabbi Roberta Harris or our lay leaders and there are always opportunities for participation, as a reader or helping with the scroll,  for women and men and young people. The services are in a mixture of English and Hebrew, with transliterations available.   We use the Liberal Judaism prayer book "Siddur Lev Chadash."

The hall at CTK is fully disabled-accessible with disabled toilet facilities and a free car park with step-free access.

2018 Services Schedule and Festival Dates

Sunday 22nd July - Tisha b'Av

Friday 27th July - Erev Shabbat service, 6.30 pm, Alice Croft House, led by Russell Waffel

Friday 10th August - Erev Shabbat service, 6.30 pm, CTK, led by Russell Brenda Waffel, with an oneg shabbat talk on the Bauhaus architecture of Tel Aviv by Karl Waffel.

Saturday 25th August - Shabbat morning service, 11.30 am, CTK, led by Larry Navon and Ruth Selo.  Celebrating the baby blessing of Charles and Gilly Nicol's grandson, William.

Saturday 1st September - Selichot

5779
High Holydays services will be led by Rabbi Roberta Harris

Sunday 9th September - Erev Rosh Hashanah service, 6.30 pm, Alice Croft House

Monday 10th September - Rosh Hashanah morning service, 10.00 am, CTK

Tuesday 18th September - Kol Nidre service, 6.30 pm, CTK

Wednesday 19th September - Yom Kippur morning, memorial and concluding services, 10.00 am, CTK


Monday 24th September - Sukkot

Friday 28th September - Erev Shabbat service, 6.30 pm, CTK.  Leader TBC.

Sunday 7th October - Annual General Meeting, 11.00 am, Alice Croft House

Saturday 13th October - Shabbat morning service, 11.30 am, CTK.  Leader TBC.

Friday 26th October - Erev Shabbat service, 6.30 pm, CTK.  Leader TBC.

Saturday 10th November - Shabbat morning service, 11.30 am, CTK.  Leader TBC.

Friday 23rd November - Erev Shabbat service, 6.30 pm, CTK.

Monday 3rd December - Channukah (1st day)

Saturday 8th December - Shabbat morning service, 11.30 am, CTK.  Leader TBC.

Monday 10th December - Channukah (8th day)

Friday 21st December - Erev Shabbat service, 6.30 pm, CTK.  Leader TBC.