Upcoming and Current Classes Held Every Shabbat

  1. Classes at Sof

 

1).  Group Torah study sessions along with alternating Talmud study (led by Gregg Kinkley) at 9:15-9:50am.

2)   Children’s Class with Biblical stories, lessons from the Torah and an introduction to Hebrew letters, sounds and words at 11:10-11:45 am (during Shabbat morning services.) Taught by Sandra Armstrong.

3).  Introduction to reading Biblical Hebrew (letters and sounds) at 12:45-1:15 p.m. Text is Shalom Aleichem. Taught by Sandra Armstrong.

4).  Chanting an aliyah from the Torah. An ongoing independent tutorial for both new and relatively new Torah readers, taught by Sandra Armstrong by arrangement.

5).  Beginning Hebrew at 12:45–1:15pm. The text is Prayerbook Hebrew The Easy Way.  Learn to read and understand the Hebrew words, forms, and grammar used in the   prayerbook. Taught by Don Armstrong and Lorna Holmes. For questions please contact Don at darmstrongpers@aol.com or Lorna at lholmes@hillsdale.edu

6).  Intermediate Hebrew Class at 1:15–1:50 pm for reading selected verses from the parsha of the week and analyzing the Hebrew. Taught by Don Armstrong and Lorna Holmes.

  1.  Classes at Temple E

1). Talmud Study at 1:00pm led by Jay Friedheim, with Dina Yoshimi and Gregg Kinkley, over at Temple Emanu-El in the library.

 

2). Weekly Torah Study with Dan Barlee 9:00 – 10:00 am.

Calendar
Upcoming Events
  1. Shabbat Hol HaMoed Sukkot & Sukkot Celebration

    October 19 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  2. Shabbat Hol HaMoed Sukkot & Sukkot Celebration:

    October 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  3. Shemini Atzeret & Yizkor Services

    October 21 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  4. Simchat Torah Services / Celebration

    October 21 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  5. Book Club – 11/10

    November 10
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