--> Courses by region – Peninsula – Lehrhaus Judaica
Dismiss

Please upgrade to a newer browser.

The Lehrhaus website works best in modern browsers like Internet Explorer 8, Firefox 4, Google Chrome 10, Safari 3 and newer. If you are not using one of these, you may encounter visual glitches or other problems.

Courses by region: Peninsula

Add to cart

Advanced Conversational Hebrew

L505-BA Instructors: Morad Starting: 10/04/2018 Location: Congregation Beth Am

This course will focus on conversational skills with an attention to improving fluency.

Add to cart

Lehrhaus Talmud Circle - Los Gatos

TC850-APJ Instructors: Clayman Starting: 10/21/2018 Location: Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center

Lehrhaus Talmud Circle: Tractate Ta’anit – Acts of God: Religious Responses to Natural Disasters Rabbinic tales of drought, disaster, and charismatic holy men illuminate critical questions about power, ethics, and ecology in Jewish late antiquity. ...

Add to cart

Lehrhaus Talmud Circle - Palo Alto

TC850-OFJ Instructors: Wolf-Prusan Starting: 10/21/2018 Location: Oshman Family JCC

Lehrhaus Talmud Circle: Tractate Ta’anit – Acts of God: Religious Responses to Natural Disasters Rabbinic tales of drought, disaster, and charismatic holy men illuminate critical questions about power, ethics, and ecology in Jewish late antiquity. ...

Add to cart

Modern Hebrew Level B evenings

L250-BA Instructors: Morad Starting: 10/02/2018 Location: Congregation Beth Am

This class is a continuation from the beginning level sessions. Students will learn Hebrew words and sentences while developing vocabulary, grammar, and basic conversational skills. The instructor will show both patience and sensitivity to the ...

Add to cart

Modern Hebrew Level B mornings

L200-BA Instructors: Morad Starting: 10/04/2018 Location: Congregation Beth Am

This class is a continuation from the beginning level sessions. Students will learn Hebrew words and sentences while developing vocabulary, grammar, and basic conversational skills. The instructor will show both patience and sensitivity to the ...

Add to cart

Modern Hebrew Level C

L290-BA Instructors: Morad Starting: 10/02/2018 Location: Congregation Beth Am

This class is a continuation from the beginning level sessions. Students will learn Hebrew words and sentences while developing vocabulary, grammar, and basic conversational skills. The instructor will show both patience and sensitivity to the ...

Add to cart

Modern Hebrew Level D

L300-BA Instructors: Morad Starting: 10/04/2018 Location: Congregation Beth Am

Students will learn Hebrew words and sentences while developing vocabulary, grammar, and basic conversational skills. The instructor will show both patience and sensitivity to the needs of adult learners who have limited time for study.

Add to cart

Modern Hebrew Level D2

L400-BA Instructors: Morad Starting: 10/03/2018 Location: Congregation Beth Am

Students build on vocabulary, grammar and basic conversational skills. The instructor will show both patience and sensitivity to the needs of adult learners who have limited time for study.

Add to cart

Modern Hebrew Level E

L405-BA Instructors: Morad Starting: 10/04/2018 Location: Congregation Beth Am

This course further expands fluency in Hebrew conversation and comprehension, and is designed for students with a reasonably developed level of modern Hebrew speaking and understanding. It continues building student vocabulary, grammar, and fluency skills. ...

Add to cart

Modern Hebrew Level F

L500-BA Instructors: Morad Starting: 10/02/2018 Location: Congregation Beth Am

This course further expands fluency in Hebrew conversation and comprehension, and is designed for students with a reasonably developed level of modern Hebrew speaking and understanding. It continues building student vocabulary, grammar, and fluency skills ...

Add to cart

Philosophy Circle: Abraham Joshua Heschel - Learning from Two Masters

PC650-ECH Instructors: Lewis Starting: 10/08/2018 Location: Congregation Etz Chayim

During the last years of his life, Heschel reflected on the rabbinic models which had shaped him: The Baal Shem Tov and Menachem Mendel of Kotzk. While both were Chassidic leaders, their temperaments would seem ...

Add to cart

Philosophy Circle: Origins of Modern Thought - Palo Alto

PC650A-ECH Instructors: Eisenberg Starting: 11/05/2018 Location: Congregation Etz Chayim

Who are the “modern” thinkers that have informed and influenced how many Jews, worldwide, think today? We will reveal the thinkers and ideas influencing Jewish racial identity, the emerging Jewish State, post-Holocaust theology, feminism, new ...

Add to cart

The Building Blocks of Judaism (fall)

I150A-BA Instructors: Watenmaker Starting: 09/27/2018 Location: Congregation Beth Am

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 ...

Add to cart

The Zohar Circle - PJCC

PC600-PJ Instructors: Derby Starting: 10/08/2018 Location: Peninsula Jewish Community Center

Lehrhaus Zohar Circle - continues for a fourth year under the leadership of Professor Daniel C. Matt and utilizing his epic translation and annotation: The Zohar: Pritzker Edition. We will discuss selections from Volume 1 ...