Monday, February 22, 2021


8 am
1 event

Daily Minyan

Location: Virtual

From: Monday–Friday, 8:00–8:15 am

Details:

All are invited to join us each morning Monday through Friday on Zoom.
For the link, please email [email protected].

 

9 am
1 event

Ripped from the Headlines: Torah and the Challenges of Modern Life

Location: Zoom

From: Mondays, February 22–April 19, 2021, 9:30–10:30 am

Details:

With Rabbi Rebecca Rosenthal​
Full of poetry, art, and commentary, and beautiful new translations, this very special Mishkan HaSeder: A Passover Haggadah has just been published by CCAR Press. We join editors, Rabbi Hara Person and poet Jessica Greenbaum to discuss the book’s innovations.

Register here.

 

12 pm
1 event

Coffee with Clergy (and Special Guests)

Location: Virtual—live on Central's Facebook page

From: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 12:00–12:30 pm

Details:

Join us on Tuesdays and Thursdays at noon for this great chance to connect virtually in-person with Central’s clergy team. A different member of our clergy team—or a special guest!—will share a favorite text, a new piece of music or arrangement, answer questions, or even lead a short cooking segment.

Schedule:

Tuesday, April 13: Rabbi Nicole Auerbach speaks with Naftuli Moster of Young Advocates for Fair Education (Yaffed) about his advocacy to improve general studies education for Hasidic and Haredi children, enabling them to learn secular knowledge and skills alongside traditional curricula of Judaic studies.


Thursday, April 15: Join Rabbi Ross for his conversation with autistic advocate and Wandering Jews of Astoria board member Meredith Nicholson about the importance of Autism Awareness and Acceptance month and what meaningful allyship with autistic people looks like.

To join us online for this program, simply visit Central Synagogue’s Facebook page.

 

5 pm
1 event

Biblical Women

Location: Zoom

From: Mondays, February 22–April 19, 2021, 5:30–6:45 pm

Details:

With Rabbinic Intern Chelsea Feuchs

Expand your understanding of Biblical women. We will read the stories of several specific characters in order to delve into the various ways women are portrayed in our most sacred text.

Register here.

 

7 pm
1 event

The Jewish Baking Story Behind “Smitten Kitchen” Cooking Sensation Deb Perelman

Location: Zoom and Facebook Live

From: Monday, February 22, 7:30 pm

Details:

Just in time for Purim, join us for a virtual holiday-themed baking demo and Q&A with Deb Perelman, creator of the beloved food blog smittenkitchen.com, and author of The New York Times best-selling The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook and Smitten Kitchen Everyday. Rabbi Rebecca Rosenthal will talk with Perelman about her development as a self-taught cook and Jewish baking story. Central members are invited to join via Zoom and participate in the Q&A. This event will also be livestreamed to our Facebook page. 

Register here.

 

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