Emanu-El Scholar Courses
Jewish Learning: Introductory to Advanced Courses
Indulge your appetite for a taste of Jewish culture, history, and the arts with one of our bite-sized electives. These classes are taught by our clergy or guest lecturers and range from one-night lectures to multiple-week courses spanning a full trimester. All Jewish Learning courses are scheduled to meet on Tuesday evenings unless otherwise noted.
SAMPLE curriculum from 2019- 2020 (2020-2021 syllabus coming soon)Intro to Judaism 2019-2020 syllabus
Join Emanu-El clergy to learn about the breadth and wonder of Jewish tradition. This class is a pathway for the adult learner who wishes to discover or deepen Jewish knowledge, non-Jews who are marrying a Jewish partner, and those who are considering conversion to Judaism. Participants register for each trimester separately. Register below.
When: Tuesday evenings, 7:00-9:00 pm
Location: Waiting on SIP orders for the fall but will most likely be virtual for first trimester
Cost per trimester: Emanu-El Member $54; Non-member cost: $75
FALL: October 13, 20, 27; November 10, 17; December 1, 8
WINTER: January 5, 12, 29, 26; February 2, 9, 16, 23
SPRING: April 6, 13, 20, 27; May 4, 11, 18, 25
Weekly Torah Study with Emanu-El Scholar, Rabbi Lawrence Kushner
VIRTUAL TORAH: Back to Basics
September 12, 2020 (not 9/19) – May 22, 2021
10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Shabbat mornings. No registration fee.
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11:00 am - 12:00 pm | Listen for the Shofar “blast” to awaken us to…