Adult Education Offerings 2021-2022/5782

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Special Events

Film Discussion of “Here We Are”
August 18, 2021 7:00 PM on Zoom.

Text Study/Discussion – A Broken World and the Politics of the Messiah
Aran Wander, Rabbinical Studies Student from Hebrew College to lead a text/discussion on Messiah.
October 24, 2021 at 430pm in Person and on Zoom.

Presentation on Torah Restoration
Rachel Jackson, restorer of Torahs will show us how a Torah is made and how it is restored.
October 31, 2021 at 1130am in Person and on Zoom.

Presentation on Memorial Scrolls Trust and Discussion
Lois Roman, a Trustee of the Memorial Scrolls Trust (MST) will teach us about the history of over 1000 scrolls including the one that Congregation Shalom is entrusted with.
October 7, 2021 at 7pm on Zoom.

Inside the Pickle Barrel – Online Class
Learn to make iconic NYC dishes like pickles, knishes, and bagels! Class provided by Gefilteria, an online class that mixes history with culinary technique. Pay $25 directly to the Gefilteria.
November 8, 2021 from 6-830pm or December 12, 2021 from 5-730pm.

Virtual Tour of Tsfat
Itamar Ben David, Israeli Tour Guide, will provide a live virtual tour of Tsfat in Israel.
February 13, 2022 from 930am-11am on Zoom.

Promoting Interfaith Understanding from an Islamic Perspective
Islamic Scholar, Dr. Deina Abdelkader, will speak to Congregation Shalom and the interfaith community.
March 13, 2022 from 7pm on Zoom.

No Place on Earth
Cave hunter, Chris Niccola, will present a slideshow on a Cave where Holocaust Survivors lived during the second world war. The topic of Film “No Place on Earth” and book “Priest Grotto.”
May 15, 2022 at 9am on Zoom.

On-Going Programs

Torah Study
Rabbi Perry will walk us through the weekly torah portion.
Sundays at 9am: 10/24/21, 11/21/21, 12/12/21, 01/09/22, 02/06/22, 04/10/22, 05/15/22 mixture of Zoom/in-person

Café Wisdom, Led by Rabbi Perry
Monthly program led by Rabbi Perry.
Tuesdays at 1030am: 09/21/21, 10/19/21, 11/16/21, 12/14/21, 01/11/22, 02/08/22, 03/08/22, 05/10/22, 06/07/22

Hebrew Class
Rabbi Perry teaches a Hebrew Class:
Schedule not available at this time.

For more information, please contact the Adult Ed Committee.