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Hebrew Basics 102 — Spring 2023

ONLINE

EMAIL EVENTS@CRSNYC.ORG TO REGISTER  In our continuation class, we will focus on both solidification of reading skills as well as using these reading skills to learn elements of Hebrew language…

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Hebrew Basics 101

ONLINE

REGISTER Learn how to read in this 8-week introductory course.  We will start at the very beginning, learning the letters and vowels and the mechanics of reading. At the end…

Women in Diplomacy

IN PERSON

REGISTER Join AJC New York for a special luncheon to celebrate Women’s History Month and the important work of our female diplomatic partners. This program will feature a panel discussion with female diplomats about their experiences and careers as women in the foreign service and the diplomatic corps. A kosher luncheon will be served.  …

CRS Book Club: I’d Like to Say I’m Sorry, But There’s No One to Say Sorry To

IN PERSON

REGISTER I’d Like to Say I’m Sorry, But There’s No One to Say Sorry To: Stories by Mikolaj Grynberg An exquisitely original collection of darkly funny stories that explore the panorama of Jewish experience in contemporary Poland, from a world-class contemporary writer. Mikołaj Grynberg is a psychologist and photographer who has spent years collecting and…

Democracy in Israel: The Opportunities and Perils of Politics in Israel Today with Uri Keidar

IN PERSON

REGISTER This event is for CRS Members Only Executive Director, Uri Keidar, joins us in person from Israel Hofsheet, a non-partisan organization that works to advocate for policy change on issues of religion and state in Israel. Uri will share updates on Israel Hofsheet’s public initiatives and campaigns for religious freedom and the strengthening of…

Erev Shabbat Service: Honor Trans Day of Visibility with Nationally Recognized Speaker, Poet, and Teacher Dr. Joy Ladin

IN PERSON & ONLINE

On this Shabbat, which falls on International Transgender Day of Visibility March 31, we are privileged to welcome Dr. Joy Ladin, who has long worked at the tangled intersection of literature, Judaism, and transgender identity.  As she prepares to share some of her poetry and part her story with our community, she offers the following,…

Singin’ Swingin’ into Passover with our Grandparents & Special Friends

IN PERSON

REGISTER Come shake your sillies out and get ready for Passover at this Passover themed Singin' swingin' Shabbat! Grandparents and friends are especially invited to this event where we'll be creating our own seder plates! Bagels and playtime to follow. Pre-registration required.