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Spring 2019 Adult Education Schedule

 
Here is the 2019 spring schedule:

All classes are at Beit Chaverim unless otherwise noted

 

New! Tuesday nights 7:00PM 

The Shmorg!

Westport's community adult education extravaganza

Two sessions of four  to five simultaneous classes on Hebrew, weekly parasha,Talmud, Jewish philosophy and  Jewish history.

7:00PM session 1

7:50 break/nosh/shmooze

8:10PM session 2

These classes are open to all, no experience is required.

Info and class descriptions here

 

Wednesday mornings following the 6:20AM minyan- Ani teffilati -coffee and shmooze on prayer with Rabbi Uri Grosberg

 

 

Wednesday Lunch 'N Learn 12:15PM 

Wednesdays- Lunch 12:15PM, class 12:40PM

Please join us for lunch and food for thought.

Rabbi Greg Wall will present a 45 minute class covering Jewish perspectives on contemporary ethical questions. 

The class is open to men and women, and no previous Jewish learning experience or Hebrew skills are required. 

NO CHARGE! - Just let us know you are coming

 

 

 
Wednesday nights 8PM- Prayerbook Hebrew, taught by R' Greg Schindler, followed by peer led Talmud study. The class is at the home of Brett and Gwen Cohen. To receive weekly updates on this class, or directions, send email to Brett and you will be added to the Wed. night list. 
This class is open to all, no experience is required.
 
 
Friday mornings at 9:30AM is Adrift in a Sea of Talmud, taught by Rabbi Wall. This is an advanced class, using the original Hebrew and Aramaic text, but first timers are always welcome! We depart from Norwalk Cove Marina, sail out to our floating Beit Midrash, study for an hour, and sail back. We are usually back at the dock by 12:00-12:30PM. During the winter, we have a floating location, on land.
We've been going strong for the past 2000 years!
 
 

Shabbat mornings at 10:30AM

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Food For Thought-  Women's Spirituality Group with Rona Wall

 

 

 

 

 

 Past Weekly Adult Education Class Schedule

Adult education is front and center at Beit Chaverim. All of Rabbi Wall's classes are open to women and men, and no experience is required. In addition to weekly classes on Jewish texts, philosophy, ethics, and history, Rabbi Wall is always available for small group or one on one learning.

 

Satisfy your Jewish appetite
Wednesday
Wednesdays- Lunch 12:15PM, class 12:40PM
New season begins Oct. 18
 
Please join us for lunch and food for thought.
Rabbi Greg Wall will present a 45 minute class covering Jewish perspectives on contemporary ethical questions. 
The class is open to men and women, and no previous Jewish learning experience or Hebrew skills are required. 
NO CHARGE! - Just llet us know you are coming
 
 
Wednesdays

Wednesday night Hebrew learning(usually at Brett Cohen's house). taught by Rabbi Greg Schindler 8:00-8:30PM; Maariv 8:30PM;  Talmud 8:45PM-9:45PM

  Fridays

Talmud Megillah. The class meets at 9:30AM at the home's of the participants. Email for this week's location.

    Shabbat morning

10:30AM  Women's Spirituality and Prayer Group- led by Rona Wall

 

Summer only:  Shabbat afternoon learning "What does God want from me?" A weekly study of Sefer Hachinuch, the book of Mitzvah Education

Summer only: Shabbat Seudat Shlishit, Rabbi's choice- a freewheeling conversation around selected topics following  mincha.

To arrange a chaburah (small group) or chavruta (one on one learning) on any topic, contact Rabbi Wall

 

 

Soul Food!
Nourishment for your spirit...
JUST FOR WOMEN
Join us every Shabbat morning, at the Shul, at 10:30 AM, for insights and explorations into the process of prayer. Take the first step in making synagogue a truly meaningful experience, and 
TURN SATURDAY INTO SHABBAT!
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Questions? Contact Rona Wall
or call 973-420-7003
 
 
 
A Return Voyage! May 15 -October 1
 
 

We set sail, literally, every Friday morning at 9:15AM for another season of "Adrift in a Sea of Talmud".


 

Join us as we shove off from Norwalk Cove Marina, and dive into the waters of Talmud Yoma while enjoying a relaxing sail in the LI Sound. We return dockside by 1PM.


 


 

 

Text skills are optional, but  reservations are a must! Fee: $5

Talmud & Prayerbook Hebrew Class - Wednesdays after 8PM Maariv service at Brett Cohen's house.

Learn Prayerbook Hebrew and Talmud, at the home of Brett and Gwen Cohen, 26 Broadview Rd. We use translations and go slowly. Come for one or both classes. It's a warm, supportive and fun atmosphere. Prayerbook Hebrew with R. Greg Schindler from 8:00 pm - 8:30 pm.

Maariv at 8:30PM

Talmud from 8:45 p.m. - 10 pm.  Please contact Brett at bcohen@jgbcap.com for info

 

 

Sundays

Adult Hebrew with Rabbi Wall, following the Sunday Morning 8:30 minyan and Breakfast Club

Sat, September 21 2019 21 Elul 5779