CRAFTS 10:00 AM
GLASS FUSING – Abby Radwin
Participants will learn how to cut and manipulate glass in order to make mezuzahs, challah plates, and menorahs by fusing glass pieces together. No previous experience neccessary. Each week will be a different project.Additional charge for glass.
Only Live – Jan. 3, 17, 31
CROCHET/ KNITTING – Sharon Cadoff
For fun and pleasure. Instructor will supply needles and yarn to start.
Only Live – Feb. 1, 8, 15, 22
TALLIT MAKING – Judy Price
Find a piece of fabric that you love and bring it to this class. Be sure the fabric is the same on both sides (no wrong side). You will need a length of 60 inches. The width depends on whether you prefer a tallit you can drape over your shoulders or one just around the neck.
By appointment only
HOW TO READ AND SPEAK A “BISSEL” YIDDISH – Rabbi Richard Chapin
Fun with Yiddish! Learn some phrases and simple conversations.
12:00 Noon Nov. 8, 15, 22, 29, Dec. 6, 13
JEWISH SHORT STORIES – Rabbi Richard Chapin
From Sholem Aleichem to Philip Roth. From the Shtetl to the Goldene Medina, we will explore the evolution of the Jewish short story.
1:00 PM Nov. 8, 15, 22, 29, Dec. 6, 13
CLASHING CULTURES: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam – Lynne Lieberman
Investigate the tensions and conflicts between Judaism, Christianity, and Islam as expressed in the historical record from antiquity to today through art, music, and literature.
Time to be announced starting Jan. 25th
CONVERSATIONAL HEBREW – Heidi Carmel
Participants will learn phrases, words and day to day Hebrew Conversation.
Live Only 7:00 PM Jan. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Feb. 7, 14, 21, 28, Mar. 7, 14, 21, 28, Apr. 4