Location: Community House
From: Wednesdays, Oct 11, 2017-Jan 17, 2018 at 10:30am
Join award winning poet for a unique experience of studying the weekly Torah portions of Genesis. In this special series, you will look closely at those themes in each parsha which reflect the human condition as we experience it here and now, and you will have the opportunity to read related poems and write your own. No prior poetry or Judaic knowledge required. This class is free and open to both members and nonmembers of Central Synagogue.
From: 6:00 pm - 7:30pm
From 1890-1950, Jewish music was dominated by powerful cantors who created some of the greatest musical achievements in our tradition. Join Cantor Mutlu as he explores the age through a study that focuses on both the music and the cantors of the period. Participants will get to hear the songs that changed Jewish music and learn about some of the key figures in Judaism from 1890-1950.