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MJF 10'th Anniversary Celebratory Dinner - Sunday 7 June

Cover for Muslim Jewish Forum dinner brochure10 years have now elapsed since the Forum was incorporated as a company limited by guarantee on 14 June 2005. We are also registered with HM Revenue & Customs as a charity.

Accordingly we are holding an anniversary dinner at a prestigious location in central Manchester.

To celebrate our 10’th anniversary, we are honoured to have the Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth Ephraim Mirvis and Shaykh Ibrahim Mogra who also often appears in the media as our keynote speakers. Their willingness to speak at our dinner shows the regard they have for our organisation.

The logistical details of the event are as follows:

Date Sunday 7 June 2015
Time Reception 7:00pm, Dinner and Keynote Speakers 7:30pm, Carriages 11:00pm
Dress code Lounge suits and cocktail dresses, or national dress.
Catering A full kosher dinner supervised by the Manchester Beth Din with table service. Soft drinks are included. The menu is below. Please let us know of any special dietary requirements when booking.

 

Menu

    1. Starter - an assortment of middle eastern salads and dips accompanied with warm pitta bread and falafel balls ( tapas style)
    2. Two tone soup (butternut squash and asparagus soup)
    3. Main course - Duo of salmon and cod loin with jugs of terryaki sauce and a curry sauce served with:
      • bowls of Asian rice and stir fry veg or alternatively
      • with roasted med veg and diced roasted potatoes
    4. Dessert - a trio of apple strudel, chocolate cup filled with ice cream and a mini lemon tart
    5. Followed by coffee or tea
Venue The venue will be in central Manchester. For security reasons, it will only be notified to people attending by email at 09:00 on Friday 5 June.

Price

£40 per person inclusive of everything. Payment should be made when booking, and in any event must be received by the Forum by 29 May.

For the avoidance of doubt, there will be no fundraising appeal at the dinner and no raffle or auction.

Tickets can be purchased by completing the linked form which is in Microsoft Word format and doing two things with it:

  1. Email it to mail@muslimjewish.org.uk so that we know you want to come and how many places to reserve for you, and
  1. Print it and send it, with your cheque, to The Muslim Jewish Forum of Greater Manchester, c/o Manchester Multifaith Centre, 2’nd Floor, Ada House, 77 Thompson Street, Manchester, M4 5FY.

If you want to pay be electronic bank transfer, please email us at mail@muslimjewish.org.uk for our bank details. We cannot receive plastic card payments.

Multifaith Iftar - Sunday 21 June at 20:00

This is your invitation to our next interfaith dialogue on the theme of "Faith and Fasting" at 8.00pm on Sunday 21 June. We are holding this jointly with Faith Network 4 Manchester. The venue is Manchester Multifaith Centre, 2'nd Floor, Ada House, 77 Thompson Street, Manchester, M4 5FY.

This is during the holy month of Ramadan, the month of fasting for Muslims, and the dialogue will be followed by an Iftar meal to break the fast (whether or not you have been fasting) at sunset which will be at 21:42. 

The food served will be vegetarian Asian food, plus kosher food for which priority will be given to our Jewish guests.

The iftar is free to attend, although voluntary donations of whatever amount people wish to give to help defray the cost will be appreciated.

There are only 60 places available, so please book early to avoid disappointment, using this Eventbrite link.

MJF Picnic - Sunday 30 August at 12:00

12pm-3pm at St Mary's Park, St Mary's Road, Prestwich, Manchester, M25 1GG.

Asian Meal (vegetarian) - Sunday 6 September

More details to follow.

Loose Lawyers Panel Event - Thursday 15 October at 18:00

The topic will be "Is current UK legislation adequate to deal with the present rise in hate crimes directed at Jews and Muslims?"

More details to follow. As last year, the location will be Kings Chambers, 36 Young Street, Manchester, M3 3FT.

Interfaith Quiz - Sunday 25 October

More details to follow. The location is likely to be the Ukrainian Centre where we held the Concert in 2014 and 2013.

 

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(c) The Muslim Jewish Forum of Greater Manchester is a company limited by guarantee. Registered in England. Company No. 5480738. Registered Office: c/o Manchester Multifaith Centre, 2'nd Floor, Ada House, 77 Thompson Street, Manchester, M4 5FY. Registered as a charity with HM Revenue & Customs.