Wednesday, April 29, 2020

8 am
3 events

Daily Minyan

Location: Virtual

From: 8:00 am - 8:15am


All are invited to join us each morning Monday through Friday on Zoom.
For the link, please email


Bible and Bagels 

Location: Virtual

From: Wednesdays: September 11, 2019-June 17, 2020, 8:15-9:15 am


Led by Central’s Rabbinic Intern Sarah Berman
Join us as we continue our journey through the Torah, reading a chapter a week. We will pick up where we left off with the Book of Kings, but participation is encouraged at any time.

Contact if interested in joining this class.


Meditation Practice with Rabbi Angela Buchdahl

Location: Virtual

From: Monday-Friday, 8:30-9:00 am


Bring some calm to the start of your day by joining Rabbi Buchdahl each weekday morning for a call-in meditation practice and a little Torah. Meditation helps boost the immune system, relieve stress and anxiety, and center the mind. No experience necessary. If you can breathe, you can meditate!

This week, Monday & Tuesday’s sessions will be led by Rabbi Nicole Auerbach.

Monday, April 13: Rabbi Nicole Auerbach
Tuesday, April 14: Rabbi Nicole Auerbach
Wednesday, April 15: Last day of Passover/Yizkor: No session
Thursday, April 16: Rabbi Angela Buchdahl
Friday, April 17: Rabbi Angela Buchdahl

Please note new call-in number:
+1 253 215 8782, ID: 580 872 399, then press #.

Information on each day’s meditations, as well as recordings of past sessions, can be found here.


12 pm
1 event

Weekly Torah Study with Central Clergy

Location: Virtual

From: Wednesdays: September 4, 2019-June 17, 2020, 12:00-1:15 pm


Led by Central’s Rabbi Hilly Haber

This class explores the weekly Torah portion from ancient and modern perspectives.

Contact if interested in joining this class.

Join anytime! No registration required.


1 pm
1 event

Samuel I and II

Location: Virtual

From: Wednesdays: September 4, 2019-June 17, 2020, 1:30-2:30 pm


Led by Cantor Suzanne Skloot

Explore the text of Samuel I and II. Together we will look at and compare the translations of the Jewish Publication Society and the more recent translation by UC Berkeley professor Robert Alter, and learn why Alter believes that the character of David is the finest portrayal of a human life from antiquity. Our discussions will work to understand the agendas of the original authors and their subsequent editors.

Contact if interested in joining this class.

Join anytime! No regiration required.


5 pm
1 event

Learning with Central’s Rabbi Emeritus Peter Rubinstein

Location: Lindenbaum Pavilion

From: Wednesdays, February 19, March 18, April 29, 2020, 5:30 - 6:45 pm


Taught by Central’s Rabbi Emeritus Rabbi Peter Rubinstein

Join Rabbi Emeritus Peter Rubinstein and fellow members for engaging and challenging sessions on a variety of topics related to Jewish learning.

February 19 - The Inquisition and the Jews

CANCELED: March 18 - An Early History of Jews and Finance

April 29 - Financial Inequality

Members: Free; Non-Members: $15

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