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Intermediate Yiddish

This course was offered in Winter/Spring, 2017.

This is a continuation class that started meeting in 2012 at the beginning level. New students are welcome — must have some background in Yiddish, including knowledge of the alef-beys, or done previous coursework in the Yiddish language.

Schedule

# Sessions
8
Date & time

Wednesdays, April 26 - June 21 (no class 5/31)
7:00 - 8:30 pm

Location
Tuition
$140 for the public
$130 for members
Session Time Days Location Instructors
Apr 26 7:00 PM–8:30 PM Wed JCCEB Ken Blady
May 03 7:00 PM–8:30 PM Wed JCCEB Ken Blady
May 10 7:00 PM–8:30 PM Wed JCCEB Ken Blady
May 17 7:00 PM–8:30 PM Wed JCCEB Ken Blady
May 24 7:00 PM–8:30 PM Wed JCCEB Ken Blady
Jun 07 7:00 PM–8:30 PM Wed JCCEB Ken Blady
Jun 14 7:00 PM–8:30 PM Wed JCCEB Ken Blady
Jun 21 7:00 PM–8:30 PM Wed JCCEB Ken Blady

Location

JCC East Bay

1414 Walnut Street

Berkeley, CA 94709

510-848-0237

Instructors

Ken Blady

Ken BladyKen Blady is a Jewish educator, author and translator of seven works from Yiddish. He was born in Paris, France, and grew up in Chassidic Brooklyn, where he attended yeshiva and rabbinical seminary. A San Francisco Bay Area resident since 1972, Ken has a B.A. in History from the University of California at Berkeley, and an M.A. in Clinical Counseling from California State University, East Bay. He is the author of “Jewish Communities in Exotic Places,” among other works. Ken has been featured on a number of radio and T.V. talk shows, including The History Channel documentary, “Operation Magic Carpet,” about the airlift of the Jews of Yemen to Israel.