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Courses by date: September 2016

7 courses.

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The Building Blocks of Judaism


This course is for those who wish to learn (or re-learn) Judaism. All are welcome: non-Jews, Jews, interfaith couples, those considering conversion, and anyone who is interested in learning more about Judaism. Students will learn ...

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Interfaith Homes, Jewish Choices


Join Dawn Kepler, director of Building Jewish Bridges, for a series of five workshops on interfaith homes, Jewish holidays, and family.

Beginning Hebrew

L100-BE Instructors: Milder Starting: 09/11/2016 Location: Congregation Beth Emek

Want to feel more comfortable at services? Would you like to participate more fully in your child’s Bar/Bat Mitzvah? Do you need a refresher course in reading Hebrew? This class will take you step by ...

Books Beyond Borders at the Osher Marin JCC

T300-OMJ Instructors: Siegel Starting: 09/27/2016 Location: Osher Marin JCC

American Jewish World Service is partnering with the Osher Marin JCC to launch Books Beyond Borders in Marin! Five times a year, we will meet to discuss fiction and non-fiction works that relate to AJWS’s ...

Exploring Judaism

I100-TI Instructors: Postrel Starting: 09/25/2016 Location: Contra Costa Jewish Day School

This course is a year-long exploration of the history, beliefs, traditions, and practices of the Jewish people. “Exploring Judaism” will be interesting and meaningful whether you are becoming an adult Bar/Bat Mitzvah, you are just ...

Judaism 101

I100-KS Instructors: Leider Starting: 09/18/2016 Location: Congregation Kol Shofar

This 18-week course is for those who would like to learn about Judaism from the ground up, or to fill in gaps from what they learned (or didn’t learn) as a child. The class also ...

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Lehrhaus Philosophy Circle: The Zohar in Aramaic

T600-CBE Instructors: Matt Starting: 09/21/2016 Location: Congregation Beth El

This special section of the Zohar program is led by Prof. Daniel Matt and is for students with the ability to follow the Zohar in the original (facility in either Hebrew or Aramaic). The Aramaic ...