Lifelong Learning

Congregational School Welcome Back Kiddush

September 20, 2019 - 5:30 pm

Fri | Sep 20 | 5:30 pm | 87th Street
Hosted by the CS Parent Association 

Buber in the Sukkah with Rabbi Cosgrove

October 15, 2019 - 8:00 pm

Buber in the Sukkah
Learning Session with Rabbi Cosgrove on Martin Buber: A Life of Faith and Dissent
Tue | Oct 15 | 8:00 pm | 87th Street

Gather in the PAS sukkah for a discussion of our fall Reading Jewish Lives selection, in advance of the author event on October 24.

Register today 

Melton School: Year 1

October 16, 2019 - 7:00 pm

The Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning: Year 1
Wed | Begins Oct 16 | 7:00–9:15 pm |
 Eli M. Black Lifelong Learning Center
Rabbi Ethan Witkovsky and Faculty TBA

Learn what we believe as Jews and why in Purposes of Jewish Living. Examine the ideas, beliefs, life cycle, and holiday practices involved in living Jewishly in Rhythms of Jewish Living.
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Melton Graduate: Bereshit II

October 16, 2019 - 7:00 pm

The Rachel Wasserman Scholars Curriculum
Bereshit (Genesis) II - The Story of the First Jewish Family
Wednesday | Begins Oct 16 | 7:00–8:15 pm | 10 sessions
Rabbi Charlie Savenor

Melton Graduate: Shir HaShirim I

October 16, 2019 - 7:00 pm

Shir HaShirim I
Wednesday | Begins Oct 16 | 7:00–8:30 pm | 10 sessions
Rabbi Shmuel Afek

Melton School: Year 2

October 17, 2019 - 9:15 am

The Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning: Year 2
Thursday | Begins Oct 17 | 9:15–11:30 am
Rabbi Neil Zuckerman and Rabbi Steven Philp

In Ethics of Jewish Living, students learn how Jewish teachings shed light on contemporary issues such as the environment, interpersonal relationships, end-of-life decisions and stem-cell research. Crossroads explores the lessons of Jewish history and investigates how the Jewish past gives meaning to the Jewish present.
Prerequisite: completion of Melton Year 1.

Melton Graduate: Jewish Medical Ethics

October 17, 2019 - 9:15 am

The Rachel Wasserman Scholars Curriculum
Jewish Medical Ethics: A 21st-Century Discussion
Thursday | Begins Oct 17 | 9:15–10:30 am | 10 sessions
Rabbi Elliot Cosgrove

Melton Graduate: History of Anti-Semitism and the Holocaust

October 17, 2019 - 9:15 am

History of Anti-Semitism and the Holocaust
Thu | Begins Oct 17 | 9:15–10:30 am | 10 sessions
Dr. David Kaufman

Shulhan Ivrit (Conversational Hebrew)

October 17, 2019 - 7:15 pm

Shulhan Ivrit (Conversational Hebrew)
Thu | Sep 12; Oct 17; Nov 14; Dec 12 | 7:15 pm

Intermediate and advanced level Hebrew speakers are invited to spend an hour practicing conversational Hebrew. Come to one session or come to all to deepen your connection to Israel and the Jewish people by speaking Hebrew.
No registration necessary.

Window on Israel: Rabbi Zuckerman in conversation with Noga Brenner Samia

October 26, 2019 - 9:00 am

Sat | Oct 26 | 9:00 am | Eli M. Black Lifelong Learning Center
Noga Brenner Samia is the Deputy Director of BINA: The Jewish Movement for Social Change. Noga was ordained by the Rabbanut Yisraelit (Oranim/Hartman). She is founder of a Jewish renewal community in Tel-Mond.

No registration necessary.