ADULT EDUCATION

GATEWAYS 2018-2019


Begins Wednesday October 31

 

Rabbi Cohen's popular Gateway's class will resume On Wednesday October 31 and will run through the Spring.

 

Gateways is an in-depth study of the traditions and practices of Judaism. Whether you are a beginner or have taken classes before, you will find this class informative and inspiring.

 

The class will meet every Wednesday (except holidays) from 7:30  - 9:00 PM. The charge- to cover cost of books, materials and other program items - is $180.00 and is open to all.

 

Please watch our e-mails and bulletin for other adult education programs, lectures and mini-courses.


WEEKLY


TORAH REFLECTIONS -
Weekly Torah study with Rabbi Cohen every Shabbat morning from 8:30-9:30 am.  Meets in the Fulero Family Library. 

MONTHLY CLASSES/EVENTS:
LUNCH N' LEARN
- At The Legacy at Willow Bend. Meets the second Tuesday of each month at 11:30 am to 1:00 pm (no summer Lunch N' Learn). Study sessions include discussions on timely topics led by Rabbi Cohen, preceded by a delicious lunch. These sessions are open to the community. 
Next session is on Tuesday, February 13, from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM.  NOTE:  In order for the Legacy to know how much food to prepare, please RSVP by Thursday, February 8 to Lisa Harris: 972.468.6233. (It's OK to leave a voice message with your reservation.) 


ADDITIONAL ADULT EDUCATION:
Periodically throughout the year, Nishmat Am offers mini-courses (3-6 weeks in duration) on a variety of topics, weekend scholars-in-residence, and guest speakers.

OTHER EDUCATIONAL EVENTS:
- Shavuot Eve Learn-A-Thon
- Pre-holiday Workshops
- Fall Lecture Series
- Spring Lecture Series
- Scholars-in-Residence programs with Guest Speakers
- Special outreach programs
- Shabbat Dinners
- Annual Gala
- Annual Purim Celebration
- Special programs for our children connected with Jewish holidays or special projects

Nishmat Am's FULERO FAMILY LIBRARY
Give your eyes a break from the computer screen. Give your mind a break from the hassles of the daily grind. Explore the depth and breadth of Jewish knowledge.

Nishmat Am's library is a treasure of information and knowledge for you to explore and learn. Visit our library anytime unless a class is in session. Titles cover a wide range of subjects and are classified by the following categories:

History – General, Ancient, Modern
and American Jewish History
Mysticism and Kabbalah
Israel and Zionism Spirituality and Renewal Holocaust Jewish Identity Jewish-Christian Relations Ethics Biographies/Memoirs Tales and Folklore Rabbinic Literature Women and Feminism Philosophy, Thought, Theology General Jewish Knowledge Anti-Semitism Observance and Jewish Living Religious Life Shabbat and Holidays Prayer and liturgy Hebrew Contemporary Issues Yiddish Torah Commentary Humor Faith and Belief Children’s Books