Adult Education

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Temple Emanu-El encourages lifelong learning and offers a growing number of adult education courses and programs:

Beginning Hebrew

Beginning Hebrew

Learn the Aleph Bet and the vowel system with the goal of being able to follow the prayers in Service.

Teacher: Cantorial Soloist Sherry Barnes

Run Time: November to May

Free for Members.

Intermediate Hebrew

Intermediate Hebrew

Learn to translate Hebrew vocabulary with the goal of being able to translate prayer and Torah.

Teacher: Rabbi Marc Ekstrand

Run Time: November to May

Free for Members.

Torah Trope

Torah Trope

Learn the art of chanting Torah through cantilation.

Teacher: Cantorial Soloist Sherry Barnes

Run Time: November to May

Free for Members.

Responsa Literature

Responsa Literature

Discuss and debate the meaning, reasoning, and application of various aspects of Judaism.  Covers Jewish Law, the Torah, the Talmud, Haftorah, and many other topics.  The topic changes each week.

Teachers: Barry Feldman, Rabbi Marc Ekstrand, Rabbi Polly Berg, Rabbi Aaron Rosenberg

Adult Choir

Adult Choir

Sing unto G-d a new song!  Participate in High Holiday and Shabbat services throughout the year.

Leader: Cantorial Soloist Sherry Barnes

Introduction to Judaism

Introduction to Judaism

Learn about the basic and some of the not so basic traditions and principals of Judaism.

Teachers: Rabbi Marc Ekstrand

Food For Thought

Food For Thought

Once a month, join a discussion of current events viewed through the lens of Judaism.

Teacher: Rabbi Marc Ekstrand

Contact the Office for times and further details.

If there is a class that you would like to teach, please contact the Office.

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