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Introduction to the Jewish Experience

Introduction to the Jewish Experience is a three-part series of classes to introduce students to Jewish culture and practice. Students come from a wide variety of backgrounds: Jews who did not receive a Jewish education, Jews who wish to resume their education as adults, persons interested in conversion to Judaism, and others who wish to learn more about Judaism. The three parts of the series may be taken in any order.

Register here for the full series, or see below to register for individual parts.

Please visit the class website at http://jewishexperienceonline.com.

Schedule

Session Time Days Location Instructors
  Introduction to the Jewish Experience: Lifecycles and Holidays
Oct 18 2017 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
Oct 25 2017 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
Nov 01 2017 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
Nov 08 2017 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
Nov 15 2017 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
Nov 29 2017 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
Dec 06 2017 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
Dec 13 2017 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
  Introduction to the Jewish Experience: Israel and Texts
Jan 17 2018 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
Jan 24 2018 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
Jan 31 2018 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
Feb 07 2018 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
Feb 14 2018 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
Feb 21 2018 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
Feb 28 2018 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
Mar 07 2018 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
  Introduction to the Jewish Experience: Traditions of Judaism
Apr 04 2018 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
Apr 11 2018 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
Apr 18 2018 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
Apr 25 2018 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
May 02 2018 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
May 09 2018 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
May 16 2018 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar
May 23 2018 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Wed Temple Sinai Rabbi Ruth Adar

Courses

Introduction to the Jewish Experience: Lifecycles and Holidays

I120A-TS Instructors: Adar Starting: 10/18/2017 Location: Temple Sinai

Communal and individual Jewish life dances to the rhythm of two different cycles: Jewish lifecycle events and the cycle of the Jewish year. This class covers a basic introduction to the Jewish lifecycle (weddings, birth, ...

Introduction to the Jewish Experience: Israel and Texts

I120B-TS Instructors: Adar Starting: 01/17/2018 Location: Temple Sinai

The land of Israel has been central to Jewish history, both ancient and modern. This class will examine the history ancient Israel, the beginnings of rabbinic Judaism, and the modern return to the land. We ...

Introduction to the Jewish Experience: Traditions of Judaism

I120C-TS Instructors: Adar Starting: 04/04/2018 Location: Temple Sinai

Since the very beginning, the People of Israel have had multiple understandings and expressions of a living Torah. In this class we will study the varieties of Judaism in the 21st century. That list includes ...