Lectures & Courses

At Central Synagogue

Interested in presenting at Central Synagogue?

If you are an artist, author, educator, or rabbi interested in presenting at Central Synagogue, we invite you to submit a request online. While we are unable to respond to each request individually, please note that all requests are read and evaluated.

Melton at Central: Experience “The Best of The Best” In Adult Jewish Education

Classes run September 2017-May 2018

Interested in creating connections with fellow congregants? Looking to strengthen your Jewish literacy in a pressure-free environment and feel empowered to bring meaningful Jewish practice into your home? Melton is an internationally renowned program for adult Jewish study designed for all levels of Jewish knowledge and practice. Join us for the coming year of Melton and come away with confidence and community!

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Celebrate Shavuot with An Evening of Learning at 92Y

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 8:00pm | 92nd Street Y, Warburg Lounge

ft. sessions led by Central’s own Rabbi Emeritus Peter Rubinstein, Rabbi Ari Lorge, & Rabbi Nicole Auerbach
Join the synagogues of the Upper East Side to celebrate Shavuot with a night of communal learning at the 92nd Street Y! Rabbis and Cantors from many of the congregations in the neighborhood will offer sessions that focus on our love of Torah and our dedication to soaking ourselves in its words and teachings. We’ll reflect on the teachings in their own context, and how they can be relevant in our own lives.


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Women of Color in the Jewish Community

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 6:00pm | Community House

This is a FREE event by The Jewish Women’s Foundation of New York
Join this important conversation featuring Yavilah McCoy, Tamara Fish, Shoshana Brown, and Natasha Nelson and hear their stories and experiences as insiders and outsiders.

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Our People

Rabbi Ben Greenberg

Rabbi Ben Greenberg

Director of Adult Engagement

Weekly Classes

Registration required – join anytime.