Classes, events, and programs are open to Temple members and the community at large. It is Temple Emanu-El policy to make it possible for anyone to attend, regardless of financial situation. Call the Temple Office to make arrangements; your privacy will be respected.
Look for fliers, Ha-Sofer bulletin articles, and on the website for announcements with updated information about our programs.
New people bring new and interesting ideas. If you have suggestions or Jewish-related instructional talents you’d like to share, or if you would like to join the committee, which meets once a month, contact Adult Ed Co-Chairs, Madelynn Micon or Laurie Baron at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Some of our learning opportunities include….
Dr. Henry Greenspan
A Yom Ha-Shoah Talk
"Learning Together" With Holocaust Survivors
Biblical Hebrew Class
This class, taught by Rabbi Benj Fried, is for people who have completed a Hebrew course before and are interested in going into more depth with their Hebrew learning. The ability to decode and read Hebrew is a prerequisite. This class will be focused on grammar and translation of Biblical passages.
Time: Sundays, 2 – 3 pm
Dates: October 18 and 25, November 1, 8 and 15, December 6 and 13, January 10 and 24, February 7, 21 and 28, March 7, 14 and 21, April 11, 18 and 25, May 2 and 16.
Registration for this class is closed.
Adult Ed Website Streaming Resources
Jewish institutions, organizations, and synagogues have been streaming Jewish classes, concerts, films, lectures, museum tours, and podcasts ever since the pandemic began. You can find calendars for much of this programming at:
• My Jewish Learning (daily): https://www.myjewishlearning.com/daily-guide-to-our-zoom-events-livestreams-and-other-online-resources/
• Laurie Baron (weekly posted on Thursdays), “Streaming Jewish Programming,” San Diego Jewish World, https://www.sdjewishworld.com/
• American Jewish University, https://www.aju.edu/whizin-center-continuing-education
• Association for Jewish Studies, https://www.associationforjewishstudies.org/publications-research/adventures-in-jewish-studies-podcast
• Breman Museum of Atlanta, https://www.thebreman.org/Events
• Contemporary Jewish Museum, https://www.thecjm.org/
• Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum, https://www.dhhrm.org/programs-and-events/
• Hadassah Brandeis Institute, https://www.brandeis.edu/hbi/events/index.html
• Hebrew Union College, http://huc.edu/calendar
• Holocaust and Humanity Center, https://www.holocaustandhumanity.org/events/
• Holocaust Museum of Houston, https://hmh.org/events/
• Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center, https://www.ilholocaustmuseum.org/pages/programs/events/
• Jewish Museum, https://thejewishmuseum.org/programs
• Jewish Music Institute, https://www.jmi.org.uk/events/
• Jewish Theological Seminary, http://www.jtsa.edu/events-calendar
• Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust, http://www.lamoth.org/news–events/events/
• Melton, Hebrew University, https://meltonschool.org/foundations-curriculum
• Museum of Jewish Heritage: https://mjhnyc.org/current-events/
• Near Eastern and Jewish Studies, Brandeis University, https://www.brandeis.edu/near-eastern-judaic/events/index.html
• 92nd Street Y, https://www.92y.org/jewish-life.aspx
• Orange County Community Scholar Program: https://occsp.net/
• Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies, https://www.pardes.org.il/programs/
• Program in Jewish Studies, University of Colorado, https://www.colorado.edu/jewishstudies/events
• San Diego Center for Jewish Culture, https://www.lfjcc.org/cjc/cjc.aspx
• Shalom Hartman Institute, https://www.hartman.org.il/events/
• Sousa Mendes Foundation, http://sousamendesfoundation.org/events/
• Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership, https://www.spertus.edu/programs-events?gclid=EAIaIQobChMI6o_R2Iyl6wIVoR6tBh3F5Q6KEAAYASABEgIdovD_BwE
• Tam Institute for Jewish Studies, Emory University, http://www.js.emory.edu/news/index.html
• Taube Center for Jewish Studies, Stanford University, https://jewishstudies.stanford.edu/events/upcoming-events
• Temple Emanu-El Streicker Center: https://www.emanuelnyc.org/streickercenter/upcoming/
• Tikvah Fund, https://tikvahfund.org/landing/educational-programming/
• United States Holocaust Memorial Museum: https://www.ushmm.org/
• Vilna Shul, https://vilnashul.org/events/upcoming