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Ken Blady: Yiddish 2—Lernen Yiddish (Virtual on Zoom)

In partnership with KlezCalifornia This is a course for those who are serious about lernen Yidish and have mastered some of the more elementary words and phrases. For those who want to converse with bube in zayde (grandma and grandpa)...

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Date:
November 14, 2022
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Cost:
$96.00
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$96.00
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Robert Alter & Ron Hendel: The Bible Now – Qohelet (Ecclesiastes) (Virtual on Zoom)

In partnership with Temple Isaiah, Temple Sinai and Congregation Beth El Qohelet (or Kohellet, Ecclesiastes) is one of the strangest and most revolutionary books of the Hebrew Bible. We will explore its poetry and philosophy in the context of biblical and...

$48.00
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Ken Blady: Yiddish from Scratch (Virtual on Zoom)

Virtual Program Virtual Program

In partnership with KlezCalifornia Learn this rich and colorful language in a relaxed, irreverent and heimishe atmosphere. Emphasis will be placed on interactive conversation among students (almost) entirely in Yiddish in order to develop the ability to form sentences for...

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Date:
November 15, 2022
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Cost:
$96.00
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$96.00
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Honey Meir-Levi: Aging With Intention (Virtual on Zoom)

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In partnership with Congregation Kol Emeth and Sha'ar Zahav An interactive workshop that looks at the challenges and opportunities of the aging process through a Jewish lens. We will explore our own lives, and our preconceptions and feelings about age while...

$48.00
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Jehon Grist—Pharaoh of the Exodus? Ramses II and His Times: Celebrating the de Young Museum Exhibit (Virtual on Zoom)

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In partnership with Sha'ar Zahav and the Peninsula Jewish Community Center Many scholars believe king Ramses II was the Pharaoh of the Exodus. We’ll examine the pros and cons of this claim and also delve into the fascinating world he ruled. In...

$36.00
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Eleanor Shapiro: The Intractable Middle East: Dual Narratives (Virtual on Zoom)

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In partnership with Temple Isaiah, Congregation Beth El and the Oshman Family JCC – Palo Alto The Middle East conflict often seems too complex and painful to contemplate. This multimedia history course introduces a perspective that offers an alternative to the despair that...

$84.00
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Diaspora and Homecoming in Jewish Poetry: A Reading and Writing Class (In Person Only)

Netivot Shalom 1316 University Ave, Berkeley

In partnership with Congregation Netivot Shalom A continuation of the Spring 2022 class but NEW participants are very welcome. Back by popular demand! The ache of exile and longing to come home are a continuous thread in Jewish life and...

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Date:
November 17, 2022
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
$60.00
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Netivot Shalom
1316 University Ave
Berkeley, 94702 United States
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$60.00
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Rabbi Peretz Wolf-Prusan: San Francisco Community Talmud Circle

JCC San Francisco 3200 California Street, San Francisco, CA
Virtual Program Hybrid Program

The Bay Area Community Talmud Circle is a growing, dynamic and welcoming community of adult participants engaged in modern Talmud study and active conversation. While the majority of participants are continuing students, anyone may join!  No prior experience with Talmud Study...

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Date:
November 20, 2022
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
$216.00
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JCC San Francisco
3200 California Street
San Francisco, CA 94118 United States
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$216.00
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Yair Qedar, Robert Alter & Fania Oz-Salzberger: “The Fourth Window” Documentary Film about Amos Oz: Film Screening and Panel Discussion (In Person Only)

Magnes Museum 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA

In person at the Magnes Museum in Berkeley. In partnership with the Jewish Studies Program and the Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, the Helen Diller Institute for Jewish Law and Israel Studies at UC Berkeley, the Jewish Film...

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Date:
November 20, 2022
Time:
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
$12.00
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Magnes Museum
2121 Allston Way
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States
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$12.00
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Jehon Grist: Prayerbook/Biblical Hebrew 1 – Beginners (Virtual on Zoom)

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This course starts from the beginning and covers the following: Introduces Hebrew alphabet, vowels Word pronunciation skills and sight reading Nouns and adjectives Develops a vocabulary of 75 words Builds comprehension of basic Prayerbook passages and their melodies Explores topics...

$96.00
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Jehon Grist: Prayerbook/Biblical Hebrew 3 – (Virtual on Zoom)

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The third course of the Prayerbook/Biblical Hebrew sequence introduces: Direct object and demonstrative pronouns Possessive endings for plural nouns The future tense and tense reversing Develops a vocabulary total of over 200 words Mastery of extensive Prayerbook Hebrew texts and...

$96.00
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Reading Biblical Hebrew: Jerusalem Falls—Jeremiah (586 BCE) and Josephus (70 CE)

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Every year at Tisha B’Av, we commemorate the loss of Jerusalem and its Temple, first in 586 BCE and over six centuries later in 70 CE. Witnessing these two tragedies were the Prophet Jeremiah and the Jewish noble Flavius Josephus....

$96.00