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: Wednesday, January 17, 7:00 pm
L’cha Dodi, the mystical Shabbat prayer, poetically expresses the meaning of holiness in time and space and the mystery of physical and spiritual union. We will study the history, content, and melodies of this well-known but little-understood prayer. This class is free and open to members and non-members.