South Hampstead has a range of educational activities spanning textual learning, shiurim, one off talks and lectures, lecture series and scholars in residence. Below are some of the regular classes. See Events, below, for a full listing.
In a regular week, the following classes take place:
Parashat HaShavua (the weekly Torah reading)
At 9am on Shabbat mornings, join Rabbi Shlomo in the Shul to explore themes in the weekly Parasha(Torah Reading). Please check the front page of the website for as the time may change if the Shacharit (morning) service starts early on a particular Shabbat.
Bet Hamidrash Study Program Each Shabbat throughout the summer at 7.30pm. The forum provides opportunities for 1:1 study, followed by a shiur.The 1:1 study is aimed at facilitating learning in a stimulating environment through which Hebrew texts can become more accessible and skills can be enhanced. All welcome, begiiners to more advanced. For more information of format and content , please contact email@example.com. Please also get in touch if you would like to be allocated someone to study 1:1 with during these sessions.
The Women's Group
With Rebbetzen Lynndy Levin on Shabbat afternoons at the same time as Mincha (afternoon prayers), in the small hall in the Shul building. This group looks at individual topics of Jewish law or philosophy over several sessions, with refreshments. Please check the front page of the website for the exact time of the class each week.
Seuda Shelishit Shiur (shiur-class)
With Rabbi Shlomo after Mincha (afternoon prayers) on Shabbat afternoon during Seuda Shelishit (the Shabbat afternoon/early evening meal) in the Shul hall. This text based class is currently studying the book of Samuel covering the early history of the Jewish nation. Please check the front page of the website for the exact time each week.
Monday evening :
Shiur with Rabbi Shmuel
Everyone is welcome. We go through the coming Shabbat's Parasha. It is held at 39, Maresfield Gardens, NW3 5SG. The shiur starts at 8pm for approximately 1 hour. (Currently in recess)
Talmud Shiur (the Talmud is the main body of Jewish law and ethics)
Taught by Norman Turner on Wednesday nights in the Shul, 8.45pm-9.45pm. You do not need to have a background in Talmud study as long as you are able to follow Hebrew text as Norman teaches.
Contact Rachel in the shul office for more details at:
Education - Wednesday
Location: Shul Flat
Education - Monday
Time: 8:00pm till 9:00pm
Location: 30 Ornan Road, NW3