Launching a New Year of Community and Learning Lunches
Each month, we will host a Lunch and Learn on the 2nd Tuesday, and a Lunch and Culture on the 4th Tuesday.
The catered lunches are open to all congregants and their guests. $5 suggested donation for lunch.
Lunch and Learn
November 13, 2018 – Explore Jewish texts and perspectives on giving-thanks and appreciation with Rabbi Regev
December 11, 2018 – Hanukkah text study with Cantor Keys
January 8, 2019 – What is Midrash and how does it work, with Rabbi Regev
February 12, 2019 – Discover Israelite and other Ancient Near Eastern Law Codes with Rabbi Mates-Muchin
March 12, 2019 – Holiness Code text study with Cantor Keys
April 9, 2019 – Explore texts on Elijah the Prophet with Rabbi Mates-Muchin
May 14, 2019 – A close reading of Israel’s Declaration of Independence, its early drafts, and its prophetic sources with Rabbi Regev
June 11, 2019 – The Book of Ruth with Rabbi Mates-Muchin
Lunch and Culture
November 27, 2018 – Film and Discussion: Award-winning short film, The Rabbi’s Daughter: - The story of three daughters of an orthodox rabbi, directed by the daughter of a rabbi, with Rabbi Regev
January 22, 2019 – Film and discussion on immigration issues with Cantor Keys and filmmaker Fred Finkelstein: Leaving Memel – the story of his mother and her two sisters coming to America.
February 19, 2019 – The Way of Man: A Film about Martin Buber with Rabbi Mates-Muchin
March 26, 2019 – Children of the Sun: the eutopia built for the children of the Kibbutz movement in Israel, with Rabbi Regev
April 23, 2019 – Explore Jewish views and values of a plant-based diet
May 28, 2019 – Ladino Songs: Music of the Sephardic Jews with Cantor Keys, Cantor Richard Botton of NYC and pianist Irene Jacobson
June 25, 2019 – Film and Discussion: Einstein in the Holy Land, with Rabbi Mates-Muchin