Social & Cultural Jewish Events

Spiro Ark host regular events showcasing the best of Jewish & Israeli artists and performers. The showings are open to everyone so no matter your cultural or religious background please do pop into our venue in Baker Street, London, to see what we have on offer. You can book tickets to our events below or you can read about past events by reading our Jewish Event reviews.
Day Tour  to Cambridge, Colleges and the Genizah
Day Tour to Cambridge Colleges and the Genizah! ...
Palestinians and Samaritans - Same blood.  Risk or chance for peace?
Genetic research proves that there are many households in the Middle East that originate from the Samaritans and Jews who during the centuries were forced to convert to Islam and Christianity. ...
Peace in the Age of ISIS, What is Next for Israel and the Palestinians?
sold out! - By Mudar Zahran - Born in 1973, Zahran is a prominent Jordanian opposition figure and writer; He is described by both Western and Arab media sources as "A Jordanian opposition leader". ...
'Edom', Codeword for Christianity throughout the ages
Spiro Ark and Holland Park Synagogue are proud to present a fascinating evening in memory of Professor Yom Tov Asis and a book launch of a collection of his articles ...
Women at War: the Correspondent By Carol Gould
A film and discussion We will screen 'A Thousand Times Goodnight' starring Juliette Binoche, the moving story of a dedicated photojournalist in Afghanistan. She must choose between family and her work after a suicide bombing during a deployment. The BBC Chief International Correspondent Lyse Doucet, when asked about mortal danger in the field, always quotes the late Marie Colvin of The Times, who said just before she was killed in Homs, Syria in 2012: 'It's what I do.'. More recently Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Anja Niedringhaus was killed in Afghanistan. We will look at the stirring message of this film, directed by war photographer Erik Poppe, in a discussion with Prof Yossi Mekelberg and a war correspondent. ...
The Demise of the Jewish Communities of the Arab World
On the eve of 30 November, the official day to commemorate Jewish refugees from Arab lands, Harif and Spiro Ark are proud to be inviting to London as its special guest the writer and historian Nathan Weinstock ...
Jewish Soldiers in the German Army in the Great War

Jewish Soldiers in the German Army in the "Great War"

Prof Appelbaum will give a talk about the approximately 100,000 Jews in the German army, of whom 80,000 fought on the Front and 12,500 were killed or went missing in action. About 35,000 were decorated, 23,000 promoted, and more than 2,000 became officers.

Tanach tour at the British Museum
A historical illustration of biblical history through a Tanach tour at the British Museum Conducted by - Rabbi Arye Forta ...


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