Tuesday Courses

CANASTA – Andrea Schoen
This is a course for beginners as well as anyone who wants a refresher of this card game. There will be an extra fee.
Live at 9:00 AM Jan. 4, 11, 18, 25

FOUR OPERAS – Margaret Schmidt
Learn about the Composer and the background of each Opera
Opera series:
The Marriage of Figaro
The Barber of Seville
La Traviata
Madame Butterfly
2:30 PM Jan. 4, 11,18, 25

PIRKEI AVOT: THE RABBI’S APPROACH TO THE ETHICS OF THE EVERYDAY – Rabbi Anthony Fratello
We will begin reading through this classic work of piety and discover how the ancient wisdom still relates to a world that is so very different.
11:30 AM Oct. 5, 12, 26, Nov. 2, 9, 16, 30, Dec. 7, 14,  Jan. 11, 18, 25, Feb. 1, 8, 15,  Mar. 1, 8, 22

INTERPRETING THE TORAH – Rabbi Howard Hoffman
Studying Torah using the Pardes method of seeing the Bible through different interpretive modes. (contextual, allusive, interpretive and mystical)
2:00 PM Mar. 1, 8, 22, 29  

DISCUSSION SERIES    Facilitator – Howard Lynne
Nov. 9: “The  Torch has been passed to a new Generation …” J. F. Kennedy  speaker from Stand By Us – fighting anti-Semitism  through the eyes of recent collegians
Dec. 14: “Don’t Let The Lights Go Out …”  Peter Yarrow  – speaker  TBA
Jan. 11: “I had a Dream”, M L. King, Jr.  Connections between Jews and the Civil Rights Movement – Howard Lynne
Feb. 8: “That these honored dead shall not have died in vain”  A. Lincoln – speaker TBA
Mar. 8:Celebrating March Madness – Jewish Basketball Legends – Steve Adelman
2:00 PM on Zoom

BEGINNER HEBREW – Janet Skolnick
Unlocking the mystery of the Hebrew letters with a goal to reading from the Siddur. 
5:00 PM Jan. 4, 11, 18, 25, Feb. 1, 8, 15, 22 Mar. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

JEWS IN THE NEWS AND NEWS ABOUT JEWS – Rabbi Michael Simon
A discussion of current events in the Jewish world and how they impact the Jewish community.
7:00 PM Oct. 5, 19, Nov. 2, 16, 30, Dec. 14, 28, Jan. 11, 25, Feb. 8, 22, Mar 8, 22  

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