Adult Education Fall Session 2018

Enhance your Jewish Learning with these great courses...

The Ethical Life
with Rabbi Michael Siegel 
Mondays | Beginning October 29 | 7:00 - 8:30 PM  

Join Rabbi Siegel in exploring ethical dilemmas related to a variety of topics including: Food Production, Neighborly Relations, Advanced Directives, Lying and more.
$75/AES member | $85/General Public

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Great Texts of Judaism
6:30 PM |Dinner (provided)
7:00 PM | Class Begins
Thursdays | October 11; November 1, 8, 29; December 13; January 10, 24; February 7, 21 

Starting with the Torah and journeying through Prophets, Writings, Midrash, Medieval literature, the siddur and mysticism learn texts and their contexts from our rabbis and community scholars.
Course generously underwritten by Yiftach and Marget Ofek.

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Maimonides’ Guide to the Perplexed:
An Introduction to the Basic Foundational ‘Root’ Principles of Rabbinic Judaism’s Most Influential Philosopher-Theologian

with Prof. Norbert Samuelson 
1:15 PM | Shabbat afternoons once a month

Saturdays: September 29 | October 27 | November 17 | December 15 | January 12 | February 9 | March 16 | April 27 | May 18 | June 15
Dates subject to change. 

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Melton Core I
Rhythms of Jewish Life | Zoom Online Course 
Thursdays, October 18 - April 29

What’s the point of living Jewishly? What ideas, beliefs, and practices are involved? This course examines a wide variety of Jewish sources to discover the deeper meanings underlying Jewish holidays, lifecycle observances, and Jewish practice. Join from your home or office and learn weekly in community!
$300/AES member | $400/general public.
To register contact Elizabeth Berke at
[email protected] |
 Generously underwritten by Beatrice Mayer z" l.
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Gesher - In memory of Linda J. Karno
Adult Bar/Bat Mitzvah Study

Tuesdays | Beginning October 16 (ongoing) | 7:00 PM

Learn synagogue skills such as chanting from the Torah,chanting the Haftarah, gain a better understanding of the service and deliver a D’var Torah.
$180/General Fee
To register or to learn more, contact Naomi Weiss-Weil at [email protected].

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Hebrew 1.0
Mondays | Beginning Monday October 8 (ongoing) | 6:00 - 6:45 PM

Learn the nuts and bolts of Hebrew reading with Miron Hirsch, our seasoned, witty and insightful instructor.
$75/members | $85/general public. 
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Join any of our other ongoing classes at any time: 

Text on Tuesday
   7:45 AM
 with Dr. Gary Porton

Lerner’s of Torah
   8:45 AM |
Fridays with Rabbi Michael Siegel. Also available via Zoom, contact Antoinette Nunez   (
[email protected]) to register.

Shabbat morning Parshah Study
   9:00 AM | Saturdays 
with our Rabbis and guest presenters.

Hazak
   1:00 PM | Mondays 
with our clergy and guest presenters. This year the class will be studying the    Crossroads Melton History curriculum, generously underwritten by Beatrice Mayer, z"l.

To learn more about our courses and for help registering, contact Cantor Elizabeth (Liz) Berke, Hazzan Sheni & Director of Continuing Education, at [email protected]org |773-868-5117.