Adult Education

ADULT ED SCHEDULE, 2019-2020/5779-5780

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TORAH STUDY with Rabbi Singer: Saturdays, 10:00 AM
October 5, 19, November 9, 16, December 14, 21, January 11, 25, February 8, 22, March 7, 28, April 4, 18, May 9, 23:
Shabbat Morning Services: Saturdays, 11:00 AM
October 19, December 14, February 22, March 28

SPECIAL SERVICES
Selichot

September 21, 8:00 PM: Play presented by Jordan Lund

High Holy Days

Rosh Hashana: September 29, 7:45 PM; September 30, 10:00 AM-1:00 PM.

Taschlich: and Children’s Service, 3:30 PM

Yom Kippur: October 8, 7:45 PM; October 9, 9:00 AM Children’s Service, 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM Adult Services

 

Sukkot: Sunday, October 13, 9:00 AM

Simchat Torah: Sunday, October 20, 4:00 PM: Art, Pot Luck, and Service

Affirmation of Judaism: by Tiffany Farris, during Friday Shabbat Service, October 25, 7:30 PM

B’nai Mitzvah: Ashley Fields, November 30, 10:00 AM; Anya Peterson, Saturday, January 18, 10:00 AM; Ezra Crohn. Saturday, May 2, 10:00 AM. All are welcome.

BYOM Chanukah service: Friday, December 27, 6:30 PM

Community Seder: Preceded by study, April 9, 5:00 PM

Yom HaShoah Program and Service: Monday, April 20, 5:00 PM. Featuring Alison Owings, author of Frauen: German Women Recall the Third Reich

Shavuot Service and Confirmation: Friday, May 29, 7:30 PM

SCHOLAR-IN-RESIDENCE


Rabbi Michael Lotker

November 14-16, including:
– Adult Ed Thursday night: Revisiting the Garden of Eden with a Jewish Tour Guide, November 14, 7:00 PM
– Friday Shabbat service: The Wisdom of Fiddler on the Roof, November 15, 7:30 PM
– Saturday Torah study: Jewish Superstitions. November 16, 10:00 AM

Rabbi Lotker’s Bio

LECTURES

  • Thursday, September 12, 6:00 PM

Jewish Genetic Diseases: Including dinner, presented by Gary Frohlich of CareConnect

  • Thursday, December 12, 7:00 PM

The IGBO Jews of Nigeria: Presented by Remy Ilona

  • Sunday, January 12, 2:00 PM

The Development of Jewish Views of Christianity: Presented by Rabbi Dr. Joshua Garroway

  • Sunday, February 9, 2:00 PM

How to Slow Down the Mind: Dr. Richard Landis.

  • February 20, 7:00 PM

Socialism and the Jewish Question: From Karl Marx to Bernie Sanders: Annual lecture by Dr. Irwin Wall

  • April (TBA)

The Jewish composers of “the great American song book,”: Dr. Peter Curtis

 

Series taught by Rabbi Singer: The Reform Movement: How it gives meaning to our lives
1) March 5, 7:00 PM: Mitzvot– Obligation or choice?

2) March 12, 7:00 PM: Spirituality: Is the Reform movement spiritual?

3) March 19, 7:00 PM: Tikkun olam: Why is the Reform movement so committed to social justice?

CLASSES ARE $10 EACH FOR NON-MEMBERS