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THE MARCH 18 & 25 SESSIONS WILL BE HELD VIRTUALLY. CONTACT MIKE FOR DETAILS. Mussar is a Jewish path of contemplative practices and exercises that have evolved over the past thousand years. Sounds old, right? Well, Mussar is ancient but super now – and is a great tool to help us deal with the pressures […]Find out more »
BEGINNING WEDNESDAY, MARCH 18, THIS COURSE IS POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. This course is for students who already know the Hebrew alphabet and can read several Hebrew words and phrases. Students will review prior learning and be taught additional Hebrew prayers for Shabbat and holidays. The history of the Hebrew language and structure will also […]Find out more »
Presenting a book talk by former Washington Post war correspondent, Jack Fairweather, on his 2019 book, The Volunteer: One Man, an Underground Army, and the Secret Mission to Destroy Auschwitz, about resistance fighter, Witold Pilecki, who infiltrated Auschwitz, smuggling out reports to the Allies on the death within its gates. A book signing will follow. […]Find out more »
BEGINNING WEDNESDAY, MARCH 18, THIS COURSE IS POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. This basic introductory Hebrew reading course is for beginners interested in learning the Hebrew alphabet, grammar and vocabulary. During the process of teaching the letters and vowels, students will start reading prayers for Shabbat, synagogue services and traditional blessings. The goal of the course […]Find out more »