Mah Hadash

Midtown Lunch and Learn: Preparing for the High Holidays

September 11, 2019 - 12:30 pm

Midtown Lunch and Learn: Preparing for the High Holidays
Wed | Sept 11, 18, 25 | 12:30—1:30 pm | RSVP for location
Rabbi Philp, Rabbi Savenor, Rabbi Zuckerman

Bring your lunch and engage in study and lively discussion of texts and practices that relate to the yamim nora’im, the Days of Awe.

Cost: Free/members; $18/general
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Window on Israel: Rabbi Zuckerman in conversation with Zehava Tesfay

September 14, 2019 - 9:00 am

Sat | Sep 14 | 9:00 am | 87th Street
No registration necessary.

Parashah and Pizza: Elul Edition – Oh, the Places You’ll Go!

September 18, 2019 - 7:00 pm

Parashah and Pizza: Elul Edition – Oh, the Places You’ll Go!
Wed | Sept 18 | 7:00 study, pizza; 7:15 pm; study | Eli M. Black Lifelong Learning Center
Rabbi Savenor

Learn about the holiday of Sukkot, focusing on the Sukkah as an impermanent structure that teaches us about timeless and eternal values.

Cost: Free
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Kabbalah: Exploring Life’s Challenging Questions

September 23, 2019 - 10:00 am

Kabbalah: Exploring Life’s Challenging Questions
Mon | Sept 23, Oct 28, Nov 18, Dec 9 | 10:00 am | Eli M. Black Lifelong Learning Center
Ruth Rosenberg

Study Circle: Torah Talks with PAS Clergy

October 3, 2019 - 12:00 pm

Study Circle: Torah Talks with PAS Clergy
First Thursday of the Month | 12:00–12:45 pm | Location TBA
Our Sages said, make Torah study a regular practice. Do as they said, and learn about a wide range of ancient and contemporary topics that can all be considered “Torah.” Come once, twice, or whenever you can!
No registration necessary!

The State of Our World: Dr. Richard Haass in conversation with Rabbi Cosgrove

October 9, 2019 - 2:45 pm

Yom Kippur Learning
The State of Our World: Dr. Richard Haass in conversation with Rabbi Cosgrove
Wed | Oct 9 | approx. 2:45 pm | PAS@87th

Dr. Richard Haass will share his insights on current global issues, and how we can better understand and relate to them. Dr. Haass, a member of PAS, is president of the Council on Foreign Relations, and the author or editor of thirteen books on American foreign policy and one book on management. His latest book is A World in Disarray: American Foreign Policy and the Crisis of the Old Order.

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.