Young Families

Edgware & Hendon Reform Synagogue welcome you join our Young Families Community. Our Young Families programme runs events, groups and support for you and your little ones. Get involved to give your little munchkins a taste of our wonderfully welcoming and fun family events, a fantastic opportunity to meet other young Jewish Families. We work closely with our Education Director, Youth Workers, Nagila nursery and of course our Rabbis to make every meeting special for the whole family.

For all event dates, times, info and sign up. Please visit and LIKE our Facebook page EHRS Young Families.

For more information or for any questions please contact our Young Families Lead Sarah Koster, youngfamilies@ehrs.uk. We hope to see you at one of our events soon.
Click here to view our Young Families Brochure

**MEMBERSHIP OFFER FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY**
Young Families Discount for New Members – join now and receive 50% off your first year, and 25% off your second year
Available for families whose eldest child is 8 years old or under
Please contact membership@ehrs.uk

Shabbat Stay & Play

Shabbat Stay & Play
Friday Mornings, 10:30 – 11:45
(runs during term time)
This Term 9 September – 16 December

Join us for a morning of fun and creativity at our Shabbat Stay & Play, for babies and toddlers. There will be singing, toys, a lovely Kiddush and refreshments. We welcome parents, carers and grandparents. This will run weekly. Booking required.

Donation: EHRS Members £2 per child, Non Members £4 per child, £1 extra per sibling
Attending sessions can be counted towards Jewish school application CRP collection

Please click here which will take you to the calendar section on the website, select the date you would like to attend in person, and follow the link to book your place.

Shabbat Club

Shabbat Club
Saturday mornings, 11:15

A monthly Shabbat experience for up to 11 year olds to enjoy Parasha and Shabbat themed activities, stories and songs. Under 5 year olds must be accompanied by an adult. Finishing in time to join the community for Kiddush around 12:15.

Upcoming dates: 24 September & 29 October

Please click here which will take you to the calendar section on the website, select the date you would like to attend in person, and follow the link to book your place.

Chumash Babies

Chumash Babies
Next date to be confirmed

’Chumash Babies’ , a sensory Shabbat experience for babies and their families.

Join us for a sensory music session exploring the five senses, followed by a catered breakfast Kiddush.

Please click here to book. 

Kuddle Up Shabbat

Kuddle Up in Person

Kuddle Up Tishri
Friday 23 September, 16:15-16:45
Join Rabbi Mark and the Shabbat Dinosaur at EHRS for stories and songs that will take you on a journey from Rosh Hashanah to Simchat Torah so that you can make sense of this busy Jewish month of Tishri. Best for younger children. You can come from 15:45 for a play date at shul!

Kuddle Up Sukkot
Friday 14 October, 16:15-16:45
Come and join our Rabbis in the Sukkah for songs, stories and the chance to wave the Lulav especially for our youngest children and their parents & carers. You are welcome to arrive and play from 15:45.

Please click here which will take you to the calendar section on the website, select the date you would like to attend in person, and follow the link to book your place.

Into the Woods! Shelter Building & Stories

EHRS Young Families: Into the Woods!
Shelter Building & Stories

Sunday 18 September 2022, 15:00-17:00

Get ready for the new year with our family forest experience!

We return to the woods in Stanmore Common, for shelter building, nature crafting, with snacks & stories.

Please click here to book.

Mitzvah Day Tea Party

Mitzvah Day Tea Party
Sunday 21 November 2021, 15:00-17:00

We are thrilled to invite you and your whole family to join us for our community Mitzvah Day Tea Party. There will be entertainment for all ages including:

Afternoon tea
Sing along Babies & Tots session
Make a Mitzvah – craft activities
Live music with Sidney Austin
Kids play area

Join us to do the Mitzvah of Hachnasat Orchum – Welcoming the guest!

Shabbat Summer Stay & Play

Shabbat Summer Stay & Play
Fridays, 5, 12 & 19 August 2022, 10:30-12:00

Toddler & baby toys, crafts, songs and Kiddush with the Rabbi, with a special summer Shabbat activity! Siblings welcome.

Donation: EHRS Members £2 per child, Non Members £4 per child, £1 extra per sibling
Attending sessions can be counted towards Jewish school application CRP collection

Please click here which will take you to the calendar section on the website, select the date you would like to attend in person, and follow the link to book your place.

For further information, please contact youngfamilies@ehrs.uk

 

Tea & Tots Events (Sundays dates to be confirmed)

An afternoon or morning of entertainment for the little ones (older siblings welcome) much needed refreshments for parents and carers, and an opportunity to meet other young Jewish families.

-Vegetarian Dinner for the children
-Singing & Dancing
-Story Time
-Baby and Toddler Toys
-Art activities
-Adult Refreshments

Suggested donation of £5 per family.

Members and non-members always welcome

Young Families - Tea with Tots 2

Tea & Tots Festival Fun

 

 

A similar structure to our regular tea and tots, but themed around celebrating calendar festivals. These ‘sold out’ events welcome the whole family, including grandparents! and have extra special entertainment. Our most recent Chanukah and Purim events saw over 100 attendees, and were hugely enjoyed by all.