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A program of Jewish Family Services of Western New York This weekly Zoom work-group series is designed for older adults to connect and share experiences, support each other and learn effective coping strategies. This series is offered at no cost and is open to the public. January 13, 2:30 - 3:30 pm Mindfulness and Relaxation […]Find out more »
In collaboration with the Buffalo Board of Rabbis and Cantors, this exceptional course is designed for: couples of multiple faiths considering marriage, individuals interested in conversion, or individuals (Jewish and non-Jewish) interested in learning more about Jewish religion and history. This course will expolore the Jewish calendar and life cycles, worship and beliefs, the Bible, […]Find out more »
This intermediate level Hebrew course is to further develop skills for those who already know the Hebrew alphabet and can read several words and phrases. The focus of this course is on Hebrew prayer. Must have taken the Beginning Hebrew class and have the ability to read alef-bet Cost: $175/12 weeks (books purchased separately) Facilitated […]Find out more »
Were you a past participant in a Nickel City Jews Mussar cohort? Do you want to revisit the study and practice of Mussar? Together with Rabbi Ori Bergman, , we will explore Humility (Anavah), Faith (Emunah), Responsibility (Achrayut), Balance (Ezone), Audacity (Chutzpah) and gratitude (Hakarat Hatov.) We will meet bi-weekly and on off weeks participants […]Find out more »
This basic introductory Hebrew reading course is for beginners interested in learning the Hebrew alphabet, grammar and vocabulary with a focus on reading prayers for Shabbat, synagogue services and traditional blessings. No previous experience necessary. Cost: $175/12 weeks (books purchased separately) Facilitated by Yonina FosterFind out more »