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2017 Course Overview

Shabbat Cooking - CANCELLED

 


Jewish Journeys

Join us on Monday evenings as we complete the second part of Jewish Journeys. Four different topics over the course of 5 months. We will engage in discussions and open our minds to the smells, tastes, sights and sounds of Judaism in very practical terms. Please see our curriculum for details on specific classes and topics. This class will be stimulating and engaging, and is intended to those looking to build a foundation of Jewish knowledge. 
 
Course commences 6th February. 

Costs:
Members $25 for books, to be advised at the beginning of the semester
Non Members $90 (covers materials and course books).
 

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Midrash for Beginners

Join us on Monday evenings as we explore a number of biblical stories and the midrashim surrounding them. This course will be text based, but will explore how midrash has enhanced or transformed these stories, provided greater understanding or morals to the stories, and inspired art, music and culture. 
 
Course commences 7th August
 
Costs:
Members $25 for books, to be advised at the beginning of the semester
Non Members $90 (covers materials and course books) 
 
 

Paint Night - CANCELLED

 

Cafe Ivrit
 
Modern Hebrew is spoken by about nine million people across the globe. From Israel to the Jewish communities world-wide - it remains a bridge connecting us all. 
Raz Sofer and Rotem Dvir our Shlichim invite adults of all ages to join meetings of spoken Hebrew that will provide you with all the basics you need for your next Israel visit. Classes will be suitable for people who have no prior experience, as well as for those of intermediate and advanced levels of knowledge. Our Hebrew classes are ideal for adult learners looking to enjoy a practical and social experience while discovering the Hebrew language and culture.
 
Course commences 15th February  

Classes will be on Wednesdays, Beginners at 6:30pm and advanced at 7:45pm.
Venue: Shlichim's apartment (Kingston address will be provided after registration)

All study equipment and materials will be provided  

Course dates:
Term One 15/2, 22/2, 1/3, 8/3, 22/3
Term Two 3/5, 10/5, 17/5, 24/5, 7/6, 14/6
Term Three 26/7, 2/8, 9/8, 16/8, 23/8, 30/8
Term Four 18/10, 25/10, 1/11, 8/11, 15/11, 22/11
 
Cost for each term:
Member $50
Non-member $75 
 
 

 

Jewish Philosophy

Join Rabbi Meltzer on Thursday evenings as he covers the philosophy of
Maimonides's Moreh Nevuchim; The Guide to the Perplexed,
Joseph Albo's Sefer Ha Ikkarim,and
Rav Soloveitchik's Kol Dodo Dofek.
 
 
Course commences 9th February
 
 
 
 
 

Poems and Poets
 
Join Rabbi Meltzer on Thursday evenings as he guides you through the Golden Age of Jewish Poetry from Spain to the sacred poetry of the Ashkenaz Piutim and the kabbalistic poets of Tzfat.
 
Course commences 10th August
 
 
Thu, 14 December 2017 26 Kislev 5778