We hold regular family-friendly, Jewish services in the liberal tradition at York’s Friends Meeting House, Friargate, YO1 9RL  Services are normally held on third Saturday of every month at 11am and are proceeded by Hebrew lessons.

In addition, our sister community in Durham normally holds services on the first Saturday of each month also at 11amm. in the social hall of the Waddington Street United Reformed Church in Mowbray Street, Durham, DH1 4BG.  For more information please see or email Hava Fleming 


York Service Dates 2017

Next Service

Saturday 15th July, Friargate Quaker Meeting House, with Rabbi Danny Rich, Senior Rabbi of Liberal Judaism, preceded by our AGM at 10.30am

(Also see for services in Durham)


Saturday 29th July, Scarborough service, with soon-to-be student Rabbi, Gabriel Webber, at Albermarle Baptist Church, Albemarle Cres, Scarborough YO11 1XX

Saturday 19th August, Friargate Quaker Meeting House, Community-led

Saturday 16th September, Friargate Quaker Meeting House, with student Rabbi Igor Zinkov with preparatory session for High Holy Days before from 10am

Wednesday 20th September, Erev Rosh Hashannah Seder, with student Rabbi Igor Zinkov

Thursday 21st September, Rosh Hashannah, 11am, Penn Room, Friargate Quaker Meeting House, lwith student Rabbi Igor Zinkov

Friday 29th September, Kol Nidre, with student Rabbi Gabriel Webber

Saturday 30th September, Yom Kippur, with student Rabbi Gabriel Webber

Saturday 7th October, Sukkot sukkah building and service, in the afternoon

Saturday 21st October, Shabbat with a Simchat Torah celebration, Friargate Quaker Meeting House, leader to be confirmed 

Saturday 18th November, Annual Interfaith Service, Friargate Quaker Meeting House, leader to be confirmed 

Saturday 16th December, Shabbat and Chanukah, Friargate Quaker Meeting House, leader to be confirmed 

Other activities on service mornings

Hebrew lessons, for children and adults at 9.45am before every Shabbbat morning service.  For more information contact

Tot Shabbat Services in parallel with Shabbat morning services, when advertised

For other children’s activities please see LJY-Netzer’s website, the youth movement of Liberal Judaism

Social, cultural and educational events: click here now for full listings


For third party events and information we recommend:

Liberal Judaism’s website


For more information contact






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