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Torah Study 9:45 am
Torah Study
Jan 4 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
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Intro to Judiasm 6:45 pm
Intro to Judiasm
Jan 6 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Introduction to Judaism Rabbi Rossoff, Rabbi Conover, Rabbi Gellman, Cantor Ben-David, and Jay Rapoport, RJE MONDAY EVENINGS DEC. 2 – MAY 4 | 6:45 – 8:45 PM Introduction to Judaism is an 18-week overview of Judaism providing a more extensive opportunity to learn about Jewish history, traditions, holidays and life cycle ceremonies. Participants will gain comfort and familiarity with the ...
Monthly Film Night: A Tale of Love and Darkness 7:00 pm
Monthly Film Night: A Tale of Love and Darkness
Jan 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monthly Film Night: <i>A Tale of Love and Darkness</i>
The story of Amos Oz’s youth, set against the backdrop of the end of the British Mandate for Palestine and the early years of the State of Israel. The film details the young man’s relationship with his mother and his beginnings as a writer, while looking at what happens when the stories we tell become the stories we live.
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Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud 8:30 am
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud
Jan 7 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join our Rabbis to study a page of Talmud each week in Tractate Ta’anit from the Babylonian Talmud. Over this year-long course, we will explore the stories and meaning within the pages and sharpen our Talmud skills that will culminate in a Siyyum (a celebration of conclusion) as we will finish the tractate in one year.
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 7 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Jan 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
Crown Family High School 6:15 pm
Crown Family High School
Jan 8 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Midweek Hebrew 6:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 8 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
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Downtown Talmud Study 12:00 pm
Downtown Talmud Study
Jan 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Meets at the offices of TradeLink LLC in Hyatt center (71 South Wacker, Floor 19). Make Talmud study a fixed habit. RSVP needed in advance to be on security list.
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Torah Study 9:45 am
Torah Study
Jan 11 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
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Adult Ed 9:30 am
Adult Ed
Jan 12 @ 9:30 am – 11:45 am
Please visit our webpage for class lists and descriptions.  
Religious School 9:30 am
Religious School
Jan 12 @ 9:30 am – 12:15 pm
 
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Intro to Judiasm 6:45 pm
Intro to Judiasm
Jan 13 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Introduction to Judaism Rabbi Rossoff, Rabbi Conover, Rabbi Gellman, Cantor Ben-David, and Jay Rapoport, RJE MONDAY EVENINGS DEC. 2 – MAY 4 | 6:45 – 8:45 PM Introduction to Judaism is an 18-week overview of Judaism providing a more extensive opportunity to learn about Jewish history, traditions, holidays and life cycle ceremonies. Participants will gain comfort and familiarity with the ...
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Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud 8:30 am
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud
Jan 14 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join our Rabbis to study a page of Talmud each week in Tractate Ta’anit from the Babylonian Talmud. Over this year-long course, we will explore the stories and meaning within the pages and sharpen our Talmud skills that will culminate in a Siyyum (a celebration of conclusion) as we will finish the tractate in one year.
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 14 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Jan 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
Crown Family High School 6:15 pm
Crown Family High School
Jan 15 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Midweek Hebrew 6:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
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Torah Study 9:45 am
Torah Study
Jan 18 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
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Adult Ed 9:30 am
Adult Ed
Jan 19 @ 9:30 am – 11:45 am
Please visit our webpage for class lists and descriptions.  
Religious School 9:30 am
Religious School
Jan 19 @ 9:30 am – 12:15 pm
 
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Intro to Judiasm 6:45 pm
Intro to Judiasm
Jan 20 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Introduction to Judaism Rabbi Rossoff, Rabbi Conover, Rabbi Gellman, Cantor Ben-David, and Jay Rapoport, RJE MONDAY EVENINGS DEC. 2 – MAY 4 | 6:45 – 8:45 PM Introduction to Judaism is an 18-week overview of Judaism providing a more extensive opportunity to learn about Jewish history, traditions, holidays and life cycle ceremonies. Participants will gain comfort and familiarity with the ...
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Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud 8:30 am
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud
Jan 21 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join our Rabbis to study a page of Talmud each week in Tractate Ta’anit from the Babylonian Talmud. Over this year-long course, we will explore the stories and meaning within the pages and sharpen our Talmud skills that will culminate in a Siyyum (a celebration of conclusion) as we will finish the tractate in one year.
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 21 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Jan 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
Crown Family High School 6:15 pm
Crown Family High School
Jan 22 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Midweek Hebrew 6:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
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Torah Study 9:45 am
Torah Study
Jan 25 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
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Adult Ed 9:30 am
Adult Ed
Jan 26 @ 9:30 am – 11:45 am
Please visit our webpage for class lists and descriptions.  
Adult Ed: Sacred Symphonies: Music As Midrash 9:30 am
Adult Ed: Sacred Symphonies: Music As Midrash
Jan 26 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Sacred Symphonies: Music As Midrash Rabbi Don Rossoff SUNDAYS | JAN. 26, FEB. 2, 9 | 9:30 AM The Bible has inspired creative midrash (interpretation) not just by ancient rabbis but by musicians, artists and poets throughout the ages, including modern Jewish classical composers. In this three-part class, we will listen to and analyze three Biblically based modern compositions: Bloch’s ...
Religious School 9:30 am
Religious School
Jan 26 @ 9:30 am – 12:15 pm
 
Adult Ed: Life Stories & Legacy: Our Jewish Journeys A Three-Part Series on Faith & Writing 10:45 am
Adult Ed: Life Stories & Legacy: Our Jewish Journeys A Three-Part Series on Faith & Writing
Jan 26 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Adult Ed: Life Stories & Legacy: Our Jewish Journeys A Three-Part Series on Faith & Writing
Life Stories & Legacy: Our Jewish Journeys A Three-Part Series on Faith & Writing Ellen Blum Barish SUNDAYS | JAN. 26, FEB. 2, 9 | 10:45 AM Part I: The Legacy Letters In this workshop, we will read excerpts from older texts to get a feel for how values and ethics have been articulated over the years. We will identify ...
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Intro to Judiasm 6:45 pm
Intro to Judiasm
Jan 27 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Introduction to Judaism Rabbi Rossoff, Rabbi Conover, Rabbi Gellman, Cantor Ben-David, and Jay Rapoport, RJE MONDAY EVENINGS DEC. 2 – MAY 4 | 6:45 – 8:45 PM Introduction to Judaism is an 18-week overview of Judaism providing a more extensive opportunity to learn about Jewish history, traditions, holidays and life cycle ceremonies. Participants will gain comfort and familiarity with the ...
Taste of Judaism 6:45 pm
Taste of Judaism
Jan 27 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
A free, 3-session class for beginners — Jewish or not — that explores the topics of Jewish spirituality, ethics and community values that will be offered three times this year, in fall, winter and spring. This class is designed for those who would like to explore or re-explore the foundations of our tradition and are looking for an entry into ...
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Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud 8:30 am
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud
Jan 28 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join our Rabbis to study a page of Talmud each week in Tractate Ta’anit from the Babylonian Talmud. Over this year-long course, we will explore the stories and meaning within the pages and sharpen our Talmud skills that will culminate in a Siyyum (a celebration of conclusion) as we will finish the tractate in one year.
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 28 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Jan 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
Crown Family High School 6:15 pm
Crown Family High School
Jan 29 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Midweek Hebrew 6:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 29 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
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Torah Study
Jan 25 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
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Adult Ed
Jan 26 @ 9:30 am – 11:45 am
Adult Ed: Sacred Symphonies: Music As Midrash
Jan 26 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Sacred Symphonies: Music As Midrash

Religious School
Jan 26 @ 9:30 am – 12:15 pm
Adult Ed: Life Stories & Legacy: Our Jewish Journeys A Three-Part Series on Faith & Writing
Jan 26 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Life Stories & Legacy: Our Jewish Journeys A Three-Part Series on Faith & Writing

Ellen Blum Barish

SUNDAYS | JAN. 26, FEB. 2, 9 | 10:45 AM

Part I: The Legacy Letters In this workshop, we will read excerpts from older texts to get a feel for how values and ethics have been articulated over the years. We will identify some of our own values and get some thoughts onto the page. You will leave the workshop with prompts to help you explore them on your own.

Part II: Faith Formation Our children have their own idea about God, Torah, the soul and the people in their lives. We will look at examples of children’s writing and talk about ways we can support and guide children on their Jewish spiritual journeys.

Part III: Before I Go An ethical will helps us pass along stories and wisdom that create a spiritual legacy. They address questions that may not come up during daily conversation such as, What makes a good life? What are sources of hope in your life? Or how do you see God? We’ll talk about the potency of unearthing significant spiritual memories and shaping them into words for generations to come.