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Large enough to serve you…small enough to know you

An Adult Ed ongoing series...

In Nosh & Knowledge we cover a wide array of topics which change every few weeks. From the complicated, deceptive, beautiful, and intense nature of love to the evolving culture of Jewish women throughout history...exploring connections between Jewish art and perceptions of beauty to equipping us with practical information about faith traditions and ritual...there's always something new and interesting to talk about!
 
$18 per topic for members and $36 per topic for non–members. Or purchase the entire series at a discount! $72/members and $144 non–members!
 
Email Director of Congregational Learning, Beri Kaplan Schwitzer
 
2021 topics...
 
Nosh & Knowledge Potpourri
(03.21–05.23)

Over the next ten weeks (March 21st - May 23rd), we will be focusing on a wide array of Jewish topics, utilizing the ISJL Adult Education curriculum, that span several important facets: culture, social gathering, spirituality, text study, and social issues.Class topics include:

  • Culture - Jews and Chocolate (learning about the historical involvement of Jews in the Chocolate industry); Bible and Movies (discuss how movie are textual sources that reflect perspectives on Jewish life and belief)
  • Social Gatherings - Harlot or Heroine? Jewish Femmes Fatales in Art and Text (looking at the complexity of biblical women in art); Jonathan and David (friendships from a male perspective); Sisterhood and Sangria (friendships from a female perspective)
  • Spirituality- Theologians Find G-d (learning about the differing views and interpretations of G-d)
  • Text Study - Jewish (S)ext Study (A look at human sexuality through Jewish text); Music and Dignity (learn how music enhances and complicates cultural identity)
  • Social Issues - Broken Boundaries (look at how Judaism offers guidance about relationships and consent); Trauma and Judaism (look at how Jewish values help in a crisis)

 

 
 
 
 
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Thu, August 11 2022 14 Av 5782