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MJF Picnic - Sunday 30 August at 12:30

12:30 pm-3 pm at St Mary's Park, St Mary's Road, Prestwich, Manchester, M25 1GG.

There is no need to book. Just come along and bring food you are happy to share, preferably kosher or vegetarian.

Location

Please enter from St Mary's Road and park in the car park if driving. Our picnic location will be the picnic tables between the tennis courts and the bowling green. On the Google map below, you can see the location more clearly if you change to Google Earth view by clicking the square in the bottom left corner. You can then see the satellite picture on which the tennis courts, bowling green and picnic tables are clearly visible.

The marker on the map is for The Phoenix; that is beyond the picnic tables when you walk from St Mary's Road.

Asian Meal (vegetarian) - Sunday 6 September at 19:00

This will be at 7pm at:

Al Maidah Banquet Hall and Restaurant
Sagar Street
Off Bury New Road
Manchester
M8 8EU

The meal will be an Asian buffet, with many vegetarian options, at a fully inclusive price of £15 per person.

The Forum will also provide those attending with a slice of kosher birthday cake to celebrate our 10'th anniversary.

Booking

Pay on the night, but you must book by emailing mail@muslimjewish.org.uk by Tuesday 1 September so we can manage the numbers.

Location

See restaurant website for a picture and more information about the restaurant. A map is below.

Possible film showing - Thursday 10 September in evening

We are looking at organising a showing of "The Infidel" starring Omid Djalili, to be followed by a discussion.

More details to follow.

Loose Lawyers Panel Event - Thursday 15 October at 18:00 for 18:30

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

Heather Fletcher will chair the four person panel. Confirmed participants at present are:

  1. Heather Fletcher, Solicitor and Forum Co-Chair, Panel Chairman.
  2. Yasmin Qureshi MP (Barrister)
  3. Ahmed Nadim (Barrister)
  4. Jeremy Dable (Barrister)
  5. Robert Festenstein (Solicitor)

Booking

The event is free to attend. However to allow us to manage the numbers, which are limited, you must book by emailing mail@muslimjewish.org.uk by Monday 12 October.

Location

As last year, the location will be Kings Chambers, 36 Young Street, Manchester, M3 3FT. See map below.

Interfaith Quiz - Sunday 25 October at 18:30

We will have teams of eight. You can either enter a full team, preferably mixed by religion, or enter as an individual in which case we will allocate you to a team.

There is a charge of £5 payable on the night to help pay for the light refreshments and venue hire. Please email mail@muslimjewish.org.uk by Monday 19 October to enter.

Location

Manchester Ukrainian Cultural Centre 'Dnipro', 31 Smedley Lane, Manchester, M8 8XB. This is the location where we held the Forum's Big Concert in 2013 and 2014. There is a large car park at the front of the building. See map below.

Literary event “When Saira Met Sarah” - Sunday 22 November at 14:00

Flyer for "When Saira met Sarah"

Join us for an afternoon of readings from the “When Saira Met Sarah” anthology.

“When Saira Met Sarah” is the culmination of five years' work bringing together Muslim and Jewish women from across the North West.

2pm - 4pm at the Manchester Jewish Museum, 190 Cheetham Hill Road, Manchester, M8 8LW. Map below.

The event is free to attend and there is no need to pre-book.

Annual General Meeting - Wednesday 25 November at 19:30

Being a company limited by guarantee, the Muslim Jewish Forum of Greater Manchester holds an annual general meeting each year. Only members are able to take part in voting and other formal proceedings, but we welcome visitors to the AGM.

You will know if you are a member as you will have applied for membership in writing and be in possession of a membership certificate.

An agenda will be circulated in due course. The meeting will be held at Manchester Multifaith Centre, 2'nd Floor, Ada House, 77 Thompson Street, Manchester, M4 5FY.

 

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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.