Monday, March 5, 2018

8 am
1 event


Location: Community House

From: Mondays, September 11, 2017-May 28, 2018 at 8:20am


Led by Jesse Paikin, 5th Year Rabbinical Student at Hebrew Union College

Interested in building a meditation practice? Wondering “what’s Jewish” about meditation? In this weekly drop-in class, we will practice mindfulness meditation with additional inspiration from Jewish text and tradition. No prior meditation or text study experience required.

Please note there will be no class on the following days:
October 9, 2017
December 18, 2017
December 25, 2017
January 2, 2018
February 5, 2018
April 2, 2018
May 21, 2018

Join anytime! We will meet in Room 504. Please fill out this form if you would like to attend.


10 am
1 event

Jews in America

Location: Announced upon registration

From: Mondays, January 8 - March 26, 10:45 am


Taught by Rabbi David Kalb

This course considers the challenges of Jewish acculturation to American life, exploring the sacrifices and contributions that have been made over the past 200 years. Lessons will explore a range of questions that address American and Jewish culture and identity. No prerequisite. Open to members and non-members.

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12 pm
1 event

Lunch and Learn Series: Jews on the Chocolate Trail

Location: Pavilion

From: 12:30 pm - 2:00pm


With Rabbi Debbie Prinz

Rabbi Deborah Prinz draws from her world travels on the trail of chocolate to enchant chocoholics everywhere as she unwraps the role of Jews in the trade, retail, and manufacture of chocolate since it was first introduced to Europeans. Activate your inner “choco-dar,” your radar for chocolate experiences, on this delectable journey through the Jewish history of chocolate—a real treat! Explore the surprising Jewish connections to chocolate in this gastronomic adventure. The next time you pick up a piece of chocolate, consider that you are partaking in an expedition into the Jewish and religious past.

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