Event Series Beginning Hebrew – Semester 2

Beginning Hebrew – Semester 2

Zoom Meeting NY, United States

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.  Dates: January 24, 31, February 7, 14, 28, March 6, 13, 20, 27, April 3 & 17 Time/Location: 6-7 pm/Zoom   Cost: $210 a semester   Register at: https://buffalojewishfederation.org/link-gatherings/ 

Introduction to Judaism – Spring

Zoom Meeting NY, United States

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 explore the Jewish calendar and life cycles, worship and beliefs, the Bible, Rabbinic literature, Antisemitism, the Holocaust, Zionism and the State of Israel.  Dates: January 24, 31, February 7, 21, 28, March 6, 13, 20, 27, April 3, 17 Time/Location: 7:00-8:30 pm/Zoom Cost: $136 a semester   Registration: https://buffalojewishfederation.org/link-gatherings/ 

Intermediate Hebrew – Semester 2

Zoom Meeting NY, United States

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. Dates: January 24, 31, February 7, 14, 28, March 6, 13, 20, 27, April 3 & 17 Time/Location: 7:15 - 8:15 pm/Zoom Cost: $210 a semester Register at: https://buffalojewishfederation.org/link-gatherings/

What’s Jewish About a Solar Eclipse

Jewish Community Center – Maxine and Robert Seller Theater 2640 North Forest Road, Getzville, NY, United States

On the afternoon of April 8th, 2024, Western New York will experience one of nature's most spectacular phenomena: a total solar eclipse. On that day, the Sun and Moon will align over WNY, encompassing everyone in our region in what is called the Path of Totality. Join us on Wednesday, February 28 at 7:30 pm to look at this event through a Jewish Lens. Hear a new musical and video piece written specifically for this moment and performed by Five by Five, described as "classical turned loose in the toy store," "top-flight," and "imaginative". The first 100 people to register will receive a pair of Eclipse sunglasses! Cost: $25 CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Center for Jewish Life Torah Studies

Center for Jewish Life 757 Hopkins Rd, Williamsville, NY, United States

The Torah Studies class brings you the tradition of classical Jewish learning in a series of enticing weekly classes. Each class introduces ideas and issues from the current weekly Torah portion and, through discussion and debate, creates a meaningful connection between the timeless wisdom of the Torah and modern-day living.  

Event Series Talmud Weekly Study Group

Talmud Weekly Study Group

Center for Jewish Life 757 Hopkins Rd, Williamsville, NY, United States

Every Thursday morning 9:00 – 10:00am Dive into the vast sea of the Talmud, the compilation of centuries of Halachic discussion between the greatest of sages. With its stimulating and mind-sharpening twists of logic, the Talmud represents the ultimate in Jewish scholarship. Feel free to join the class at the Center for Jewish Life: 757 Hopkins Rd, Williamsville NY 14221 716 639-7600

TBT Kesher CHAVERIM program

Temple Beth Tzedek 1641 North Forest Road, Williamsville, NY, United States

CHAVERIM singalong — a fun filled inclusive musical program for people of ages and abilities at Temple Beth Tzedek beautifully led by our talented cantorial intern—Zahava Fried. This singalong is scheduled for Thursday afternoon, February 29, 2024 from 4:00–4:45 PM. This program is both in person at Temple Beth Tzedek and on Zoom. For more information or to RSVP, contact the TBT office (716-838-3232) or Sharla (716-207-1104).

The Inside Story: Explore the Torah

Virtual Event

The Inside Story: Explore the Torah (Zoom Only). Join Rabbi Greenberg for a penetrating and inspiring exploration of the weekly torah portion. Zoom connection information: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/2268494785?pwd=YVFLK0E5TzZGRUk5aUhsVWNzWXZ5Zz09 Meeting ID: 226 849 4785 Password: 613 (if prompted) or Call +1 929 205 6099