Neurobics is a weekly group which meets at EHRS every Monday at 11:00. 

The purpose of the group is to ‘unlock the secrets of staying young in an ageing society.’
Our methods are simple, and the strategies we teach are based on, “Challenging the Body, Stimulating the Brain and Lifting the Heart.” Our aim is to manage, postpone, or even eliminate cognitive decline. Neurobics can add years to your life but also, ‘adds LIFE to your years.’

The numerous benefits of Neurobics include: Enjoying better memories; Improving cognitive performance; Strategies to manage stress; Learning new skills to build cognitive reserve; Relaxation & meditation techniques; Tools to enjoy better sleep, Improved physical fitness and mobility; Learning strategies to improve balance, endurance, strength & flexibility; faster speed of reactions; Problem solving; Improved self-confidence & Improving general health & wellbeing. 

New members are always welcome! 

£7.50 per session

For more information, call Steve on 07966 000660 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Schmoozing with the Rabbis
A light hearted topical discussion, in an informal setting. From 10:30-12:15

Upcoming dates:
Monday 24 February with Rabbi Emily Reitsma-Jurman
Monday 30 March with Rabbi Neil Kraft
Tuesday 28 April with Rabbi Mark Goldsmith.

Our popular and friendly weekly sessions are held Wednesdays, 12:45-16:00.
Join us for an enjoyable and sociable afternoon, £3 including tea.
Last session before Pesach 25 March, and will restart 22 April.

For any other enquiries about ‘NEW OPTIONS’ or future events, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Thursdays, 10:00 - 11:00

Come along every week for only £6. This class is perfect for the active older adults who are looking for a modified Zumba Class that recreates the original moves you love at a lower-intensity. The design of the class introduces easy-to-follow Zumba choreography that focuses on balance, range of motion and co-ordination. Come ready to sweat and prepare to leave empowered and feeling strong! The benefits of this class focuses on all elements of fitness, cardiovascular, flexibility, muscular conditioning and balance.
For further information please contact Laurel Ingram at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

A cultural club for the active retired and semi-retired which meets on Thursdays, 13:30-15:30 at EHRS.

6 February -
David Goodman: The Changing Face of Israel
13 February -
Adele: Classical Clarinet Quartet
20 February -
To be advised
27 February -
Sandra Simmonds: A day in Iran as a Housewife

5 March - AGM: Please come and support us
12 March - Ralph and Carl Duo.
19 March -  Dr Ellis Friedman: Speaking about his part in Dr Shipman’s downfall
26 March - Luke Akehurst, Director of We Believe in Israel: The State of Israel: What are the threats and opportunities facing Israel.

23 April - Myra Sampson: Art and Social History of the 1950’s and the day music died.
30 April - Colin Oakes: London At War, 1939-1945

For further info please see website
We apologise when the programme has to be changed at short notice, due to circumstances beyond our control.

Stuart Winton 020 8954 8350 & Martin Wacholder 020 8950 9158
Vice Chairman
David Kalms 020 8238 2433
Sheila Levitt 020 8954 6434

Ladies of the community do join us. We are Not The Women’s Guild

Forthcoming events include:-

Tuesday 3 March
We have tickets for Jewish Book Week at JW3 for a talk by William Miller, son of the late Jonathan Miller. This begins at 13:30, at a cost of £10. For more information please contact Andrea Fisher 020 8958 0424.

There is no meeting this month due to Pesach.

Meetings begin at 20:15 unless otherwise stated, and a warm welcome is extended to all.
A call to the hostess to let her know you are coming would be appreciated.
For further details ring Evie 020 8954 5393 or Sandra 020 8958 7140.
We look forward to seeing you.