Tauber Spark! — Ignite Your Jewish Learning

Allow yourself to dive into our tradition and Spark your imagination. Take part in this innovative community-wide Jewish learning experience — a mini university experience. Let your heart be moved by Torah; be open to a transformative and mind-opening journey.

Please contact Ariana Estoque ([email protected]) with any questions about our Spark program.

SPARK 2023 will feature Daniel Matt, Ph.D and Jonathan Safran Foer: Prophetic Transformation- Considering How We Open the Door to Elijah with Daniel Matt + A night for New Questions with Jonathan Safran Foer

Register HERE

March 14, 21, 28 & April 4, 7:00 – 8:30pm

We are honored to have two renowned authors with us this year; Daniel Matt, Ph.D and Jonathan Safran Foer.

Daniel Matt will begin the series by exploring his new book: Becoming Elijah – Prophet of Transformation. Daniel will speak in-person at Emanu-El on March 14 with a virtual viewing option; he will be virtual-only on March 21 and 28.

Award-Winning and New York Times Bestselling Author, Jonathan Safran Foer will round out our program in conversation with Rabbi Sydney Mintz on April 4 (virtually, with an in-person livestream option at Emanu-El) to explore the New American Haggadah and his inspiration for this sacred holiday.

You must sign up for the entire series in order to participate. Each registrant will receive a copy of Daniel Matt’s book, Becoming Elijah.

$36 for members

$54 for non-members


The Tauber Jewish Studies Program is made possible by The Laszlo N. Tauber Family Foundation, reflecting the dynamic, generous, and enduring spirit of Dr. Laszlo N. Tauber.