Taught by Rabbi Benjamin Spratt, this session is for parents who are looking to personalize and add layers of meaning for their families around the B’nai Mitzvah process.
Are you interested in mastering the Hebrew alphabet? Have you always wanted to expand you language knowledge? Join us this spring for an 8-session course that will equip you with Hebrew alphabet and pronunciation skills. This class is taught by Melissa De Lowe, founder of Urban Lion Jewish Learning. It is open to all members, and conveniently timed after drop-off for RSS parents. $72 per registrant.
Register for either Jewish Basics or Jewish Basics 2.0 below, or contact Rabbi Greg Weitzman for more information.
Gain an orientation to Judaism and Jewish life through this introductory class. We’ll cover Jewish holidays, foundational Jewish texts, mitzvot, and great Jewish questions in an accessible and warm environment. If you’re curious and want to enrich your understanding of Jewish faith and culture, this class is for you. If you are interested in conversion, this course offers a stimulating and thoughtful introduction and is required.
7:00 PM–8:30 PM on Wednesdays, beginning September 11
$720 (includes all class materials, time with clergy, four Shabbat dinners and outings)
Jewish Basics Registration Form (click here to register)
Oy! I just converted—now what do I do? This year-long program welcomes all Jews by choice within a community of peers as you deepen your understanding of Jewish life, learning, and practice. Dive deeper into topics learned in the introductory class, including Shabbat, righteous giving, prayer, kashrut, and more.
Jewish Basics 2.o Registration Form (click here to register)
Jewish Basics is a pre-requisite for Jewish Basics 2.o. If you have not taken this course, please register for it instead. If you have already taken Jewish Basics, please click here to register for Jewish Basics 2.o.
If you have questions about the Jewish Basics Suite, please contact Rabbi Weitzman.