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2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States

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January 2020

Super Sunday 2020

January 26 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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Be a Superhero and help out on Super Sunday 2020! Super Sunday is the one day in which the Buffalo Jewish community comes together to raise much needed funds for our local agencies as well as people in Israel, and help to provide social services in 59 additional countries in the world. Chairs: Neil Block and Amelida Weinmann There are 2 shifts this year for adult volunteers: 9:15 - 11:30 AM Noon - 2 PM Teens 13 and older can…

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Buffalo MOMentum 2020 Info Session

January 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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Learn more about the next MOMentum Spiritual Experience in Israel, happening in July 2020.  Info session will take place in the 2nd floor Lippman Lounge of the JCC. Hear from women who have made the journey and find out more about what's in store for you as your explore spiritual Tsfat, dynamic Tel Aviv, Masada’s desert magic, Shabbat in Jerusalem, and many more unique experiences. Applications are NOW being accepted for Buffalo's 2nd cohort - which will travel to Israel…

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Intermediate Hebrew Spring 2020

January 29 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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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 be explored, in addition to modern Hebrew vocabulary related to holidays, traditions and Israel.  We will be using a new language curriculum from Ulpan Or - iHebrew which encourages individual learning at a student's own pace…

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Intro to Judaism Spring 2020

January 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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In collaboration with the Buffalo Board of Rabbis and Cantors, this exceptional course is designed for: Couples considering intermarriage Individuals interested in conversion or learning more about Judaism Jews wishing to learn more about their religion and history The Jewish calendar and life cycles, worship and beliefs are all explored.  In addition, the Bible, Rabbinic literature, anti-Semitism, the Holocaust, Zionism and the State of Israel are discussed. Instructors: Board of Rabbis and Cantors Fee: $72

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Beginning Hebrew Spring 2020

January 29 @ 7:15 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:15 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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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 is for students to become familiar enough with Hebrew to be able to follow along in the prayer book when they attend any Jewish service. Instructor: Michal Lewis Fee: $175/12 week semester (books purchased separately)

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February 2020

Intermediate Hebrew Spring 2020

February 5 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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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 be explored, in addition to modern Hebrew vocabulary related to holidays, traditions and Israel.  We will be using a new language curriculum from Ulpan Or - iHebrew which encourages individual learning at a student's own pace…

Find out more »

Intro to Judaism Spring 2020

February 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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In collaboration with the Buffalo Board of Rabbis and Cantors, this exceptional course is designed for: Couples considering intermarriage Individuals interested in conversion or learning more about Judaism Jews wishing to learn more about their religion and history The Jewish calendar and life cycles, worship and beliefs are all explored.  In addition, the Bible, Rabbinic literature, anti-Semitism, the Holocaust, Zionism and the State of Israel are discussed. Instructors: Board of Rabbis and Cantors Fee: $72

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Beginning Hebrew Spring 2020

February 5 @ 7:15 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:15 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

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 is for students to become familiar enough with Hebrew to be able to follow along in the prayer book when they attend any Jewish service. Instructor: Michal Lewis Fee: $175/12 week semester (books purchased separately)

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Living a Jewish Year

February 9 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on November 17, 2019 at 3:30 pm

One event on January 12, 2020 at 3:30 pm

One event on February 9, 2020 at 3:30 pm

One event on March 8, 2020 at 3:30 pm

One event on April 5, 2020 at 3:30 pm

One event on May 3, 2020 at 3:30 pm

One event on October 27, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on November 17, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on December 8, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on January 12, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on February 9, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on March 8, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on April 5, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 3, 2020 at 4:30 pm

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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Mussar is a Jewish path of contemplative practices and exercises that have evolved over the past thousand years.  Through Mussar, each individual works on their own personal self-directed curriculum in an effort to practice the way they want to be in the world. Living a Jewish Year A year-long program that will guide participants through a substantive Jewish learning experience emphasizing how a celebration of Jewish time can help individuals integrate Judaism into the natural rhythms of their lives.  Participants will experience living the…

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Living a Jewish Year

February 9 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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One event on November 17, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on January 12, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on February 9, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on March 8, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on April 5, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 3, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on October 27, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on November 17, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on December 8, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on January 12, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on February 9, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on March 8, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on April 5, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 3, 2020 at 4:30 pm

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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Mussar is a Jewish path of contemplative practices and exercises that have evolved over the past thousand years.  Through Mussar, each individual works on their own personal self-directed curriculum in an effort to practice the way they want to be in the world. Living a Jewish Year A year-long program that will guide participants through a substantive Jewish learning experience emphasizing how a celebration of Jewish time can help individuals integrate Judaism into the natural rhythms of their lives.  Participants will experience living the…

Find out more »

Intermediate Hebrew Spring 2020

February 12 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

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 be explored, in addition to modern Hebrew vocabulary related to holidays, traditions and Israel.  We will be using a new language curriculum from Ulpan Or - iHebrew which encourages individual learning at a student's own pace…

Find out more »

Mussar for Teens: 7th & 8th Graders

February 12 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 25, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

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 and stresses of school and life through a Jewish lens. We will learn, read, and create with our awesome facilitator, Mike Steklof Wednesdays 6-7:30 pm 8 sessions January 15, 22 February 12, 26 March 4, 11, 18, 25 Cost:…

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Intro to Judaism Spring 2020

February 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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In collaboration with the Buffalo Board of Rabbis and Cantors, this exceptional course is designed for: Couples considering intermarriage Individuals interested in conversion or learning more about Judaism Jews wishing to learn more about their religion and history The Jewish calendar and life cycles, worship and beliefs are all explored.  In addition, the Bible, Rabbinic literature, anti-Semitism, the Holocaust, Zionism and the State of Israel are discussed. Instructors: Board of Rabbis and Cantors Fee: $72

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Beginning Hebrew Spring 2020

February 12 @ 7:15 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:15 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

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 is for students to become familiar enough with Hebrew to be able to follow along in the prayer book when they attend any Jewish service. Instructor: Michal Lewis Fee: $175/12 week semester (books purchased separately)

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Intermediate Hebrew Spring 2020

February 26 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

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 be explored, in addition to modern Hebrew vocabulary related to holidays, traditions and Israel.  We will be using a new language curriculum from Ulpan Or - iHebrew which encourages individual learning at a student's own pace…

Find out more »

Mussar for Teens: 7th & 8th Graders

February 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 25, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

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 and stresses of school and life through a Jewish lens. We will learn, read, and create with our awesome facilitator, Mike Steklof Wednesdays 6-7:30 pm 8 sessions January 15, 22 February 12, 26 March 4, 11, 18, 25 Cost:…

Find out more »

Intro to Judaism Spring 2020

February 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

In collaboration with the Buffalo Board of Rabbis and Cantors, this exceptional course is designed for: Couples considering intermarriage Individuals interested in conversion or learning more about Judaism Jews wishing to learn more about their religion and history The Jewish calendar and life cycles, worship and beliefs are all explored.  In addition, the Bible, Rabbinic literature, anti-Semitism, the Holocaust, Zionism and the State of Israel are discussed. Instructors: Board of Rabbis and Cantors Fee: $72

Find out more »

Beginning Hebrew Spring 2020

February 26 @ 7:15 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:15 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

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 is for students to become familiar enough with Hebrew to be able to follow along in the prayer book when they attend any Jewish service. Instructor: Michal Lewis Fee: $175/12 week semester (books purchased separately)

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March 2020

Intermediate Hebrew Spring 2020

March 4 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

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 be explored, in addition to modern Hebrew vocabulary related to holidays, traditions and Israel.  We will be using a new language curriculum from Ulpan Or - iHebrew which encourages individual learning at a student's own pace…

Find out more »

Mussar for Teens: 7th & 8th Graders

March 4 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 25, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

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 and stresses of school and life through a Jewish lens. We will learn, read, and create with our awesome facilitator, Mike Steklof Wednesdays 6-7:30 pm 8 sessions January 15, 22 February 12, 26 March 4, 11, 18, 25 Cost:…

Find out more »

Intro to Judaism Spring 2020

March 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

In collaboration with the Buffalo Board of Rabbis and Cantors, this exceptional course is designed for: Couples considering intermarriage Individuals interested in conversion or learning more about Judaism Jews wishing to learn more about their religion and history The Jewish calendar and life cycles, worship and beliefs are all explored.  In addition, the Bible, Rabbinic literature, anti-Semitism, the Holocaust, Zionism and the State of Israel are discussed. Instructors: Board of Rabbis and Cantors Fee: $72

Find out more »

Beginning Hebrew Spring 2020

March 4 @ 7:15 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:15 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

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 is for students to become familiar enough with Hebrew to be able to follow along in the prayer book when they attend any Jewish service. Instructor: Michal Lewis Fee: $175/12 week semester (books purchased separately)

Find out more »

Living a Jewish Year

March 8 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on November 17, 2019 at 3:30 pm

One event on January 12, 2020 at 3:30 pm

One event on February 9, 2020 at 3:30 pm

One event on March 8, 2020 at 3:30 pm

One event on April 5, 2020 at 3:30 pm

One event on May 3, 2020 at 3:30 pm

One event on October 27, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on November 17, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on December 8, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on January 12, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on February 9, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on March 8, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on April 5, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 3, 2020 at 4:30 pm

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

Mussar is a Jewish path of contemplative practices and exercises that have evolved over the past thousand years.  Through Mussar, each individual works on their own personal self-directed curriculum in an effort to practice the way they want to be in the world. Living a Jewish Year A year-long program that will guide participants through a substantive Jewish learning experience emphasizing how a celebration of Jewish time can help individuals integrate Judaism into the natural rhythms of their lives.  Participants will experience living the…

Find out more »

Living a Jewish Year

March 8 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on November 17, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on January 12, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on February 9, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on March 8, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on April 5, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 3, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on October 27, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on November 17, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on December 8, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on January 12, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on February 9, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on March 8, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on April 5, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 3, 2020 at 4:30 pm

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

Mussar is a Jewish path of contemplative practices and exercises that have evolved over the past thousand years.  Through Mussar, each individual works on their own personal self-directed curriculum in an effort to practice the way they want to be in the world. Living a Jewish Year A year-long program that will guide participants through a substantive Jewish learning experience emphasizing how a celebration of Jewish time can help individuals integrate Judaism into the natural rhythms of their lives.  Participants will experience living the…

Find out more »

Intermediate Hebrew Spring 2020

March 11 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

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 be explored, in addition to modern Hebrew vocabulary related to holidays, traditions and Israel.  We will be using a new language curriculum from Ulpan Or - iHebrew which encourages individual learning at a student's own pace…

Find out more »

Mussar for Teens: 7th & 8th Graders

March 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 25, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

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 and stresses of school and life through a Jewish lens. We will learn, read, and create with our awesome facilitator, Mike Steklof Wednesdays 6-7:30 pm 8 sessions January 15, 22 February 12, 26 March 4, 11, 18, 25 Cost:…

Find out more »

Intro to Judaism Spring 2020

March 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

In collaboration with the Buffalo Board of Rabbis and Cantors, this exceptional course is designed for: Couples considering intermarriage Individuals interested in conversion or learning more about Judaism Jews wishing to learn more about their religion and history The Jewish calendar and life cycles, worship and beliefs are all explored.  In addition, the Bible, Rabbinic literature, anti-Semitism, the Holocaust, Zionism and the State of Israel are discussed. Instructors: Board of Rabbis and Cantors Fee: $72

Find out more »

Beginning Hebrew Spring 2020

March 11 @ 7:15 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:15 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

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 is for students to become familiar enough with Hebrew to be able to follow along in the prayer book when they attend any Jewish service. Instructor: Michal Lewis Fee: $175/12 week semester (books purchased separately)

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HRC Board Meeting

March 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on October 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 10, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on January 14, 2020 at 6:00 pm

One event on March 17, 2020 at 6:00 pm

One event on May 5, 2020 at 6:00 pm

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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Holocaust Resource Center Board Members Meetings will take place in the Board Room at the JCC Benderson Building. September 10, 2019 October 29, 2019 December 10, 2019 January 14, 2020 March 17, 2020 May 5, 2020 June 11, 2020: Annual Meeting (stay tuned for time and location)

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Intermediate Hebrew Spring 2020

March 18 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

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 be explored, in addition to modern Hebrew vocabulary related to holidays, traditions and Israel.  We will be using a new language curriculum from Ulpan Or - iHebrew which encourages individual learning at a student's own pace…

Find out more »

Mussar for Teens: 7th & 8th Graders

March 18 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 25, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

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 and stresses of school and life through a Jewish lens. We will learn, read, and create with our awesome facilitator, Mike Steklof Wednesdays 6-7:30 pm 8 sessions January 15, 22 February 12, 26 March 4, 11, 18, 25 Cost:…

Find out more »

Intro to Judaism Spring 2020

March 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

In collaboration with the Buffalo Board of Rabbis and Cantors, this exceptional course is designed for: Couples considering intermarriage Individuals interested in conversion or learning more about Judaism Jews wishing to learn more about their religion and history The Jewish calendar and life cycles, worship and beliefs are all explored.  In addition, the Bible, Rabbinic literature, anti-Semitism, the Holocaust, Zionism and the State of Israel are discussed. Instructors: Board of Rabbis and Cantors Fee: $72

Find out more »

Beginning Hebrew Spring 2020

March 18 @ 7:15 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:15 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

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 is for students to become familiar enough with Hebrew to be able to follow along in the prayer book when they attend any Jewish service. Instructor: Michal Lewis Fee: $175/12 week semester (books purchased separately)

Find out more »

Intermediate Hebrew Spring 2020

March 25 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

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 be explored, in addition to modern Hebrew vocabulary related to holidays, traditions and Israel.  We will be using a new language curriculum from Ulpan Or - iHebrew which encourages individual learning at a student's own pace…

Find out more »

Mussar for Teens: 7th & 8th Graders

March 25 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 25, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

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 and stresses of school and life through a Jewish lens. We will learn, read, and create with our awesome facilitator, Mike Steklof Wednesdays 6-7:30 pm 8 sessions January 15, 22 February 12, 26 March 4, 11, 18, 25 Cost:…

Find out more »

Intro to Judaism Spring 2020

March 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

In collaboration with the Buffalo Board of Rabbis and Cantors, this exceptional course is designed for: Couples considering intermarriage Individuals interested in conversion or learning more about Judaism Jews wishing to learn more about their religion and history The Jewish calendar and life cycles, worship and beliefs are all explored.  In addition, the Bible, Rabbinic literature, anti-Semitism, the Holocaust, Zionism and the State of Israel are discussed. Instructors: Board of Rabbis and Cantors Fee: $72

Find out more »

Beginning Hebrew Spring 2020

March 25 @ 7:15 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:15 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
+ Google Map

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 is for students to become familiar enough with Hebrew to be able to follow along in the prayer book when they attend any Jewish service. Instructor: Michal Lewis Fee: $175/12 week semester (books purchased separately)

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Middah of the Season

March 29 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on January 19, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on March 29, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on June 14, 2020 at 1:00 pm

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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Mussar is a Jewish path of contemplative practices and exercises that have evolved over the past thousand years.  Through Mussar, each individual works on their own personal self-directed curriculum in an effort to practice the way they want to be in the world. Middah of the Season For anyone who has taken an introduction to Mussar course or participated in a Mussar group, locally or elsewhere.  Each season, we will explore 2-3 middot, through text study, stories and experiences, as well as provide practices…

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April 2020

Intermediate Hebrew Spring 2020

April 1 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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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 be explored, in addition to modern Hebrew vocabulary related to holidays, traditions and Israel.  We will be using a new language curriculum from Ulpan Or - iHebrew which encourages individual learning at a student's own pace…

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Intro to Judaism Spring 2020

April 1 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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In collaboration with the Buffalo Board of Rabbis and Cantors, this exceptional course is designed for: Couples considering intermarriage Individuals interested in conversion or learning more about Judaism Jews wishing to learn more about their religion and history The Jewish calendar and life cycles, worship and beliefs are all explored.  In addition, the Bible, Rabbinic literature, anti-Semitism, the Holocaust, Zionism and the State of Israel are discussed. Instructors: Board of Rabbis and Cantors Fee: $72

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Beginning Hebrew Spring 2020

April 1 @ 7:15 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:15 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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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 is for students to become familiar enough with Hebrew to be able to follow along in the prayer book when they attend any Jewish service. Instructor: Michal Lewis Fee: $175/12 week semester (books purchased separately)

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Living a Jewish Year

April 5 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on November 17, 2019 at 3:30 pm

One event on January 12, 2020 at 3:30 pm

One event on February 9, 2020 at 3:30 pm

One event on March 8, 2020 at 3:30 pm

One event on April 5, 2020 at 3:30 pm

One event on May 3, 2020 at 3:30 pm

One event on October 27, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on November 17, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on December 8, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on January 12, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on February 9, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on March 8, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on April 5, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 3, 2020 at 4:30 pm

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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Mussar is a Jewish path of contemplative practices and exercises that have evolved over the past thousand years.  Through Mussar, each individual works on their own personal self-directed curriculum in an effort to practice the way they want to be in the world. Living a Jewish Year A year-long program that will guide participants through a substantive Jewish learning experience emphasizing how a celebration of Jewish time can help individuals integrate Judaism into the natural rhythms of their lives.  Participants will experience living the…

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Living a Jewish Year

April 5 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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One event on November 17, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on January 12, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on February 9, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on March 8, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on April 5, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 3, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on October 27, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on November 17, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on December 8, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on January 12, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on February 9, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on March 8, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on April 5, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 3, 2020 at 4:30 pm

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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Mussar is a Jewish path of contemplative practices and exercises that have evolved over the past thousand years.  Through Mussar, each individual works on their own personal self-directed curriculum in an effort to practice the way they want to be in the world. Living a Jewish Year A year-long program that will guide participants through a substantive Jewish learning experience emphasizing how a celebration of Jewish time can help individuals integrate Judaism into the natural rhythms of their lives.  Participants will experience living the…

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Intermediate Hebrew Spring 2020

April 22 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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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 be explored, in addition to modern Hebrew vocabulary related to holidays, traditions and Israel.  We will be using a new language curriculum from Ulpan Or - iHebrew which encourages individual learning at a student's own pace…

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Intro to Judaism Spring 2020

April 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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In collaboration with the Buffalo Board of Rabbis and Cantors, this exceptional course is designed for: Couples considering intermarriage Individuals interested in conversion or learning more about Judaism Jews wishing to learn more about their religion and history The Jewish calendar and life cycles, worship and beliefs are all explored.  In addition, the Bible, Rabbinic literature, anti-Semitism, the Holocaust, Zionism and the State of Israel are discussed. Instructors: Board of Rabbis and Cantors Fee: $72

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Beginning Hebrew Spring 2020

April 22 @ 7:15 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:15 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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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 is for students to become familiar enough with Hebrew to be able to follow along in the prayer book when they attend any Jewish service. Instructor: Michal Lewis Fee: $175/12 week semester (books purchased separately)

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Intermediate Hebrew Spring 2020

April 29 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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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 be explored, in addition to modern Hebrew vocabulary related to holidays, traditions and Israel.  We will be using a new language curriculum from Ulpan Or - iHebrew which encourages individual learning at a student's own pace…

Find out more »

Intro to Judaism Spring 2020

April 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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In collaboration with the Buffalo Board of Rabbis and Cantors, this exceptional course is designed for: Couples considering intermarriage Individuals interested in conversion or learning more about Judaism Jews wishing to learn more about their religion and history The Jewish calendar and life cycles, worship and beliefs are all explored.  In addition, the Bible, Rabbinic literature, anti-Semitism, the Holocaust, Zionism and the State of Israel are discussed. Instructors: Board of Rabbis and Cantors Fee: $72

Find out more »

Beginning Hebrew Spring 2020

April 29 @ 7:15 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:15 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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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 is for students to become familiar enough with Hebrew to be able to follow along in the prayer book when they attend any Jewish service. Instructor: Michal Lewis Fee: $175/12 week semester (books purchased separately)

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May 2020

Living a Jewish Year

May 3 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on November 17, 2019 at 3:30 pm

One event on January 12, 2020 at 3:30 pm

One event on February 9, 2020 at 3:30 pm

One event on March 8, 2020 at 3:30 pm

One event on April 5, 2020 at 3:30 pm

One event on May 3, 2020 at 3:30 pm

One event on October 27, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on November 17, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on December 8, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on January 12, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on February 9, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on March 8, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on April 5, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 3, 2020 at 4:30 pm

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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Mussar is a Jewish path of contemplative practices and exercises that have evolved over the past thousand years.  Through Mussar, each individual works on their own personal self-directed curriculum in an effort to practice the way they want to be in the world. Living a Jewish Year A year-long program that will guide participants through a substantive Jewish learning experience emphasizing how a celebration of Jewish time can help individuals integrate Judaism into the natural rhythms of their lives.  Participants will experience living the…

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Living a Jewish Year

May 3 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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One event on November 17, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on January 12, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on February 9, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on March 8, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on April 5, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 3, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on October 27, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on November 17, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on December 8, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on January 12, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on February 9, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on March 8, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on April 5, 2020 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 3, 2020 at 4:30 pm

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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Mussar is a Jewish path of contemplative practices and exercises that have evolved over the past thousand years.  Through Mussar, each individual works on their own personal self-directed curriculum in an effort to practice the way they want to be in the world. Living a Jewish Year A year-long program that will guide participants through a substantive Jewish learning experience emphasizing how a celebration of Jewish time can help individuals integrate Judaism into the natural rhythms of their lives.  Participants will experience living the…

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HRC Board Meeting

May 5 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on October 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 10, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on January 14, 2020 at 6:00 pm

One event on March 17, 2020 at 6:00 pm

One event on May 5, 2020 at 6:00 pm

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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Holocaust Resource Center Board Members Meetings will take place in the Board Room at the JCC Benderson Building. September 10, 2019 October 29, 2019 December 10, 2019 January 14, 2020 March 17, 2020 May 5, 2020 June 11, 2020: Annual Meeting (stay tuned for time and location)

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Intermediate Hebrew Spring 2020

May 6 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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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 be explored, in addition to modern Hebrew vocabulary related to holidays, traditions and Israel.  We will be using a new language curriculum from Ulpan Or - iHebrew which encourages individual learning at a student's own pace…

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Intro to Judaism Spring 2020

May 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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In collaboration with the Buffalo Board of Rabbis and Cantors, this exceptional course is designed for: Couples considering intermarriage Individuals interested in conversion or learning more about Judaism Jews wishing to learn more about their religion and history The Jewish calendar and life cycles, worship and beliefs are all explored.  In addition, the Bible, Rabbinic literature, anti-Semitism, the Holocaust, Zionism and the State of Israel are discussed. Instructors: Board of Rabbis and Cantors Fee: $72

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Beginning Hebrew Spring 2020

May 6 @ 7:15 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:15 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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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 is for students to become familiar enough with Hebrew to be able to follow along in the prayer book when they attend any Jewish service. Instructor: Michal Lewis Fee: $175/12 week semester (books purchased separately)

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June 2020

Middah of the Season

June 14 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on January 19, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on March 29, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on June 14, 2020 at 1:00 pm

Jewish Community Center, 2640 North Forest Road
Getzville, NY 14068 United States
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Mussar is a Jewish path of contemplative practices and exercises that have evolved over the past thousand years.  Through Mussar, each individual works on their own personal self-directed curriculum in an effort to practice the way they want to be in the world. Middah of the Season For anyone who has taken an introduction to Mussar course or participated in a Mussar group, locally or elsewhere.  Each season, we will explore 2-3 middot, through text study, stories and experiences, as well as provide practices…

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