Ongoing class.  Work on reading fluency from the Siddur (prayerbook), singing the prayers, and great discussions on meanings and traditions of prayers. Meet each Sunday from 2:00-3:30 PM (new time). Cost is free for members; $10 a class for non-members.  No need to call ahead, just show up!  Meets in the library.

Instructor: Sherrie Stohl

TORAH REFLECTIONS - Weekly Torah study with Rabbi Cohen every Shabbat morning from 8:30-9:30 am.  Meets in the Nishmat Am Social Center (new location- next door to the main building).


- At The Legacy at Willow Bend. Next session is on Tuesday, October10, from 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. NOTE:  In order for the Legacy to know how much food to prepare, please RSVP by Thursday, Oct. 5 to Lisa Harris: 972.468.6233. (It's OK to leave a voice message with your reservation.) 

Periodically throughout the year, Nishmat Am offers mini-courses (4-6 weeks in duration) on a variety of topics, weekend scholars-in-residence, and guest speakers.

- 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

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 weekdays between 9:00 AM and 3:30 PM. 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