Movie Monday with Shari Baum – November 25th at 11:30am in the Youth Lounge
Shari has decided to highlight a few Alan Arkin films. and for the 25th it will be “Little Miss Sunshine” The next one will be “Jakob the Liar”
Adults at Leisure Derfner Judaica Museum – December 3rd
You are invited to enjoy a guided tour of the Derfner Judaica Museum in Riverdale. The featured exhibit Israel Magazine photographer Leonard Freed. Join us afterwards for Ben’s Kosher Deli in Scarsdale. $36/person fee includes transportation. RSVP to Eve.
“JEWISH HISTORY: FROM KING DAVID TO BEDFORD CORNERS”
Three thousand years ago, in king David’s Jerusalem, an experiment was undertaken that would come to be called
“Judaism” and that would reshape life across the globe. Over the millennia, as it has grown and changed and expanded,
it has seen three spiritual revolutions, each in the aftermath of an exile. We’ll study that fascinating pattern of exile and
revolution in the context of the forces that formed Judaism as we know it, and the ancient events that continue to exert
Dates: Tuesday Evenings
12/10, 12/17, 1/7, at 7:30pmDR. JOEL M. HOFFMAN has served on the faculties of Brandeis University and Hebrew Union College, and taught on all
six inhabitable continents. A prolific author, he is known for his “fresh insights and interpretations about religious life in
the 21st century.” He is no stranger to Temple Shaaray Tefila, and is delighted to be returning.
“THE TALMUD: ITS MEANING FOR US”
It has been said, “The Torah without the Talmud is like a diamond in a dark room. It is there, but its form, its brilliance,
its beauty, its very existence are invisible.”In this four-part lecture series, Rabbi Gedalyah Jeremias, a seasoned educator
and speaker, will uncover the beauty of the Talmud and reveal its contemporary messages.
Dates: Thursday Evenings
3/5, 3/12, 3/19, 3/26, at 7:45pm
Questions? Contact Jill