CELEBRATING AND SHARING YIDDISH LANGUAGE AND JEWISH CULTURE

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Jewish Culture with Chutzpah

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

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Yiddish Classes

Term 2 2020 enrolments are now open.

All classes will be run online via Zoom until further notice.

Students experiencing financial hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic are encouraged to contact the Kadimah to discuss reduced fee payment.

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Regular Events

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

DUE TO THE COVID-19 VIRUS, ALL “FACE-TO-FACE” CLASSES AND GROUP ACTIVITIES AT KADIMAH HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED.

We are working on alternative online options for these events.

WE WILL KEEP YOU UP TO DATE HERE AND ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE.

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10:00 am
The Monday Morning Yiddish Shmues and Study Group led by Alex Dafner, meets in the Kadimah Library on Mondays from 10.00AM to[...]
The Kadimah
10:00 am
This is an advanced literature study group led by Alex Dafner on Mondays from 10.00AM to 12.00PM. Please contact the organiser to discuss[...]
The Kadimah
10:00 am
Join theatre director Romi Kupfer to explore movement, expression and performance making – 50 minutes of theatre and movement fun! Romi runs Yiddish[...]
Online with Zoom
11:00 am
Join theatre director Romi Kupfer to explore movement, expression and performance making – 50 minutes of theatre and movement fun! Romi runs Yiddish[...]
Online with Zoom
Apr 6 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
1:30 pm
This relaxed Shmues group, with Diane Shonberg, is open to all. Come along and join the fun every Monday. No need to[...]
The Kadimah
4:00 pm
A beginners’ Yiddish class suitable for those who are new to Yiddish or those who have some experience but need to learn[...]
Kadimah
6:30 pm
Intermediate class with Esther Singer. Yiddish class for those who can read and write. Fun, engaging classes with an emphasis on communication.[...]
Kadimah
6:30 pm
Yiddish classes using songs, poems and idioms to improve you Mame Loshn – with Tomi Kalinski 7 Week Term starting on Monday[...]
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