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UK — Call for Writers: Take part in a 4-day Writers Retreat at the historic Willesden Jewish Cemetery in November

The Willesden Jewish Cemetery in London is calling for writers from all disciplines to take advantage of a new program in November — a Writers’ Retreat at the cemetery November 6-9. “Join us for a unique experience at our Writers’ … continue reading →

Hungary-Romania: Music brings disused (and-or little used) synagogues alive

Concert programs in Romania and Hungary have been bringing new life to rural and small-town synagogues — some no longer used for worship and some that still have small congregations. In Romania, they have been spearheaded since 2021 by the … continue reading →

UK: Preservation campaigners call for 1960s Brighton and Hove reform synagogue to be listed as a historic building in order to save its stained glass windows

A preservationist organisation is calling for the 55-year-old Brighton and Hove reform synagogue to be listed as a historic building in order to save its stunning array of stained glass windows. Synagogue officials say the windows would be preserved even … continue reading →