CURRENT PROJECTS

1 JEWISH YEAR

Celebrations of Jewish holidays, commemorative events on behalf of an anniversary of important historical events is always accompanied with commentary of the history and significance of the memorable day.

2 JEWISH FAMILY

The cycle of activities designed to encourage the participation of entire families in the religious life of our community - which includes special children's services, celebration of festivals for children and creative workshops.

3 UNORTHODOX JUDAISM

independent series of lectures and seminars led by foreign rabbis and local lecturers as well.

4 SIGNIFICANT PERSONALITIES

series of lectures on interesting personalities in Jewish history, religious and cultural life.

5 MAINTENANCE OF JEWISH HERITAGE

regular and occasional voluntary work at Jewish cemeteries (New Jewish Cemetery in Prague, Velký Pěčín in Telč) and other jewish monuments (farm-memorial of painter FM Nágl in industrial church, after the floods in Terezin, Prague's Jewish Quarter).

6 MASKIL MAGAZINE

Jewish monthly magazine Maskil is distributed to all Jewish communities and other institutions in our country, members of Bejt Simcha and other individual subscribers; we distribute 600 copies with up to 24 pages per issue.

7 SERVICES IN SYNAGOGUES

together with members of the international Jewish communities (USA, New Zealand, Australia, Great Britain), who are bringing Thorah comming from former Czechoslovakia we occassionally visit jewish points of interest such as Heřmanův Městec or Kolín, and with common worship we remind ourselves the legacy of our ancestors.