Home2018-07-18T15:05:39+00:00

CELEBRATING AND SHARING YIDDISH LANGUAGE AND JEWISH CULTURE

Photo courtesy of James McPherson

JOIN OUR COMMUNITY

Jewish Culture with Chutzpah

The Kadimah is Australia’s beating heart of Yiddish culture.

LEARN MORE

לכבוד יידיש און דער יידישער קולטור

.די קדימה איז דאָס קלאַפּנדיקע האַרץ פֿון דער ייִדיש-ייִדישער קולטור

LEARN MORE

Upcoming Events

Oct 13 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
7:30 pm
The hotly anticipated concert and album launch for YID!’s debut release Space Klezmer will explode on stage very soon! This remarkable 22-piece collective of[...]
Memo Music Hall
Nov 8 – Nov 11 all-day
12:00 am
A celebration of Melbourne’s best and newest Yiddish female voices. More details on artists, performances, dates and times to be released soon.
Dec 1 – Dec 2 all-day
12:00 am
Workshops led by a Sydney based professional director to improve and develop acting skills. More details to be released soon.
Kadimah
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – Jan 25 @ 1:00 pm
10:00 am
Yiddish flavoured workshop for young people (students 10 years +) over the 2018/19 summer holidays. 5 day workshop (21st – 25th January[...]
Kadimah

Regular Events

The Kadimah runs a number of regular events such as reading and Shmooz groups.

7:45 pm
Are you yearning to hear and read Yiddish? Then come to the Kadimah!  Our Leynkraiz welcome readers and listeners every Wednesday evening from 7.45PM. For[...]
Kadimah
Sep 24 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
1:30 pm
This relaxed Smooz group is open to all. Come along and join the fun every Monday. No need to book. Times may[...]
The Kadimah
Sep 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
6:30 pm
Did you grow up with a bit of Yiddish and want to reconnect? Kadimah is starting a new beginner’s class for those[...]
Kadimah
6:30 pm
Our continuing beginners class for those who attended in Terms 1, 2 and 3. Fun, engaging classes with a focus on learning[...]
Kadimah

For more information about regular events and library opening times, please click here.

Event Reviews

News and Community

Learn more about the benefits of being a Kadimah member.

JOIN OUR COMMUNITY