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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לכבוד יידיש און דער יידישער קולטור

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Upcoming Events

7:30 pm
The Kadimah Jewish Cultural Centre & National Library together with  the Jewish Holocaust Centre, bring you a special, one-off screening of Who[...]
Jewish Holocaust Centre
10:00 am
Grotesque. Outrageous. Excessive. Over the top. The notion of the grotesque has been explored in theatre throughout history via the use of[...]
Kadimah
10:00 am
Grotesque. Outrageous. Excessive. Over the top. The notion of the grotesque has been explored in theatre throughout history via the use of[...]
Kadimah
7:00 pm
The AGM of Kadimah Jewish Cultural Centre and National Library will be held on 20th May at 7pm at the Kadimah. All[...]
Kadimah
Jun 22 @ 4:30 pm
4:30 pm
Co-Presented by Kadimah Yiddish Theatre & Melbourne Cabaret Festival. Three shows only! Women’s voices today are being heard as never before. Experience[...]
Chapel Off Chapel
Jun 23 @ 4:30 pm
4:30 pm
Co-Presented by Kadimah Yiddish Theatre & Melbourne Cabaret Festival. Three shows only! Women’s voices today are being heard as never before. Experience[...]
Chapel Off Chapel
Jun 23 @ 8:15 pm
8:15 pm
Co-Presented by Kadimah Yiddish Theatre & Melbourne Cabaret Festival. Three shows only! Women’s voices today are being heard as never before. Experience[...]
Chapel Off Chapel
Jul 7 @ 5:00 pm
5:00 pm
Presented by the Kadimah Jewish Cultural Centre as part of the 2019 Glen Eira Storytelling Festival Poignant and humorous, this one-off literary[...]
Kadimah

Regular Events

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

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
Apr 29 @ 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
Apr 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
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
Apr 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
6:30 pm
Our continuing beginners Yiddish class for those who can read and write. Fun, engaging classes with an emphasis on communication. 7 Week[...]
Kadimah

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