Adult Education

Course Descriptions

Musings with Mussar and the Weekly Torah Portion
with Rabbi Marci Bloch

Weekly on Saturday Mornings at 10:00 AM

Are you looking to open your heart and lift your spirit? Want to become a better person? How does who you are impact the world and others? Join Rabbi Bloch in studying the weekly Torah portion as well as the Mussar Torah Commentary. Through this class you will examine your inner middot, soul traits, and cultivate behavior that is an expression of the best version of yourself.

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Free and Open to the Community


Pirkei Avot – Chapters of our Fathers
with Rabbi Norman Lipson, Emeritus

Tuesday Evenings: June 1 – August 31
7:00 – 8:15 PM

The five chapters of Talmud will be studied and discussed.
Registration Fee: Make a donation to the Dr. Bennie Berman Adult Education Fund at
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Jacqueline Sapir: From Miniskirt to Hijab

Sunday, August 15, 2021
7:30 PM Eastern

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Various Cohorts Throughout the Summer
Learn to Read Hebrew for Adults

Get started with the alef-bet! Familiarity with Hebrew can be a key to feeling at home in the Jewish community. Learn the shapes and sounds of the Hebrew alphabet, with a warm and supportive educator to guide you and a group of classmates for practicing together.
This course assumes no prior Hebrew experience. Ten one-hour sessions $180.
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