Adult Education (5)

I. Ongoing Classes

Shabbat Torah Study ~ 9 a.m. every Saturday.


Talmud: Modern Ideas from an Ancient Text ~

Thursdays at  11:30 a.m. Note new day and time.


Judaism & Meditation ~

First Tuesday of each month at 7:30 p.m., beginning on  October 2nd.


II.  Special Events

A four-part series on Sacred Eating:
Creating a Jewish Food Ethic

March 4 at 7PM – An “Overview and Synopsis of Sacred Eating” including the tenets of traditional kashrut and beyond, presented by Rabbi Renni Altman at Vassar Temple.

March 11 at 7PM – Oshek; "The Meeting Point of Ritual Piety and Moral Purity", will be presented by Rabbi Richard Litvak via SKYPE at Vassar Temple. Rabbi Litvak has an article of the same title in the book entitled "The Sacred Table: Creating a Jewish Food Ethic."

March 18 at 6:30PM – Meet at The Vassar Farm . Program led by head
farmer, Leon Vehaba, will involve a walking tour of the hot houses, as well as a talk on sustainable farming to be held in the beautifully renovated and heated barn. Rabbi Altman will integrate Jewish teachings into the farm presentation.

April 1 at 7PM – will be a wrap up/reflection on the series led by Rabbi Renni
Altman at Vassar Temple.

PLEASE RSVP to Gail D'Alessio at
All members of the community are welcome.



III.  Mini-Courses

    Stay tuned …

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