Category Archives: Berman Center Classes

Seniors Learning: Things You Missed in Religious School – February 21

Thursday, February 21, 2017 1:00 p.m. Join Rabbi Yonatan Dahlen to learn some often overlooked practices, and why we do some of the things we do. For information, contact Wren Beaulieu-Hack at wren@shaareyzedek.org or 248.357.5544.

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In Selma, My Feet Were Praying: Judaism and Martin Luther King, Jr. – January 15

  Sunday, January 15, 2017 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Adults are invited to the Berman Center for Jewish Education where Rabbi Aaron Starr will explore Jewish involvement in the civil rights movement, and the Jews’ relationship with Martin Luther King, Jr. … Continue reading

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Exploring the Siddur – January 10

Tuesday, January 10, 2017 1:00-2:00 p.m. Shaarey Zedek Seniors and the Berman Center for Jewish Education host a study session with Rabbi Yonatan Dahlen. For more information, contact Janet Pont at jpont@shaareyzedek.org or 248.357.5544.

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Berman Night of Learning – January 5

Thursday, January 5, 2017 7:00 p.m. A Light Unto the Nations: The Challenge of Public Mitzvot with Rabbi Yonatan Dahlen The final in a series of classes examining the way we practice and view Chanukah in our modern world. Come … Continue reading

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Judaism Alive! – December 11, 2016

Sunday, December 11, 2016 9:30 a.m. Join Rabbi Yonatan Dahlen for monthly classes on mindfulness, mediation and Jewish mysticism, and how these subjects can heighten prayer and deepen connection to ourselves, God and the world around us.

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Rebel With a Cause: Anat Hoffman – December 8

Thursday, December 8, 2016 7:30 p.m. Berman Center for the Perfoming Arts at the JCC West Bloomfield Come to the other Berman Center to hear the story of Anat Hoffman. The Executive Director of the Israeli Religious Action Center (IRAC) … Continue reading

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Secrets of the Gefilteria – Monday, November 14, 2016

Jeffrey Yoskowitz of New York’s Gefilteria and co-author of The Gefilte Manifesto: New recipes for Old World Jewish Foods, will join us for an evening of stories, kibbitzing, laughter and tastings. Copies of the cookbook will also be available for … Continue reading

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To the Land That I Will Show You – Begins October 30, 2016

Every year, we read the Five Books of Moses, beginning with the creation of the world, and finish as we stand just outside Eretz Yisrael, the Promised Land. And just a hundred years ago, millions of living Jews returned to … Continue reading

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Berman Night of Learning with Dr. Steven Cohen – Thursday, August 25

No More Norms and No More Boundaries? Jewish Identity, From One Generation to the Nextwith Dr. Steven M. Cohen Thursday, August 25, 2016 7:00 p.m. Dr. Steven Cohen is Research Professor of Jewish Social Policy at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute … Continue reading

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Berman Night of Learning – Thursday, August 11

The Second Temple Diet: Fasting and Eating in Rabbinic Literature with Rabbi Yonatan Dahlen Thursday, August 11, 2016 7:00 p.m. Come early for Sips and sweets before the learning begins! For more information, contact Wren Beaulieu-Hack at wren@shaareyzedek.org or 248.357.5544.

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