Adult Education

Temple Beth El Adult Education Initiative 2019-2020

Courses are taught by Rabbi Boxt (unless stated otherwise) and are free for all to attend.


TORAH STUDY
Classes are Thursday Mornings beginning at 11 am
 Instructor – The Class Participants

This is an ongoing study group that explores the weekly Torah portion. Study materials are provided.  Each week is a new portion, so participants can attend single sessions.


INTRODUCTION TO JUDAISM/PATHWAY TO CONVERSION
Classes are Thursday evenings at 7:00 pm
Instructor– Rabbi Erin Boxt

Please speak with Rabbi Boxt regarding attendance


SUNDAY MORNING SERIES

Tisha B’av: Concepts of Sinat Chinam and Teshuvah
Sunday, August 18, 10 am-11:30 am
Instructor – Rabbi Erin Boxt

A light breakfast will be served


Death and Dying Session I 
Sunday, September 22, 9:30 am-11 am
Instructor – Members of the Cemetery Committee

Death and Dying Session II
Sunday, October 20, 9:30 am-11 am
Instructor –  Alan Smuckler


Liturgy: A look at the differences between morning, afternoon and evening services: Digesting the Prayers
Sunday, November 3, 10 am-11:30 am     

Instructor: Rabbi Erin Boxt

 A light breakfast will be served


Israel: Why Reform Jews Should Support Israel
Sunday, January 12, 2020, 10 am-11:30 am
Instructor: Rabbi Erin Boxt

A light breakfast will be served


Tu B’shevat: What is the “New Year for the Trees?”
Sunday, February 9, 2020, 10 am-11:30 am
Instructor: Rabbi Erin Boxt

A light breakfast will be served


 Villains and Purim
Sunday, March 1, 2020, 10 am-11:30 am
Instructor: Rabbi Erin Boxt

A light breakfast will be served


God as a concept: Which characteristic of God fits you?
Sunday, April 5, 2020, 10 am-11:30 am
 Instructor: Rabbi Erin Boxt

 A light breakfast will be served


SHAVUOT STUDY SESSION: Mussar and YOU
Class will be on Saturday, May 30, 2020, 7:30 pm-12 am

Potluck dinner