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Education Notes from Debbie Chessin:
THIS Sunday, January 20th – Religious School Schedule:
Period One – 9:45-10:40 am
Period Two* – 10:50-11:45 am
Tefillah* – 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
* We will be joined by 6th grade students and their teachers
from the West Shore Unitarian Universalist Church
Monday, January 21st – Hebrew – 6:30 pm
Our Adult Education & Lifelong Learning Series continues THIS Sunday — January 20th – 10:00-11:15 a.m.
Responding to the BDS (Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions) Movement
and Middle Eastern Rhetoric on the College Campus
Guest Speaker: Rabbi Dr. Peter Haas
Dr. Haas joined the faculty at Vanderbilt University in 1980, where he taught courses in Judaism, Jewish ethics, the Holocaust, Western religion, and the Middle East Conflict. He began his tenure at Case Western Reserve University in 2000 and was appointed chair of the Department or Religious Studies in 2003. He also served as a visiting professor at the Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies in Chicago, IL.
Dr. Haas stepped down as chair of CWRU’s Department of Religious Studies in the summer of 2015 and fully retired in the summer of 2016. He is currently doing part-time volunteer work for the pastoral care department of South Pointe Hospital, as a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) for Cuyahoga County Juvenile Court and as a discussion leader for Books@Work for which he has led short story discussion groups in the VA and the veterans pod in Cuyahoga County jail.
Celebrate Tu b’Shevat and Martin Luther King Day…
Lunch ‘n Learn with Rabbi Lader and Friends
THIS Monday, January 21st, at Noon
Catered lunch from Aladdin’s
Program will be at BI-TWT
Featuring our Special Guest: Pumpkin Concha,
sharing a Native American perspective
on the celebration of our environment and civil rights
RSVP to the temple office – 216-941-8882 or firstname.lastname@example.org
by THIS Friday, Jan. 18th
In celebration of Tu B’Shevat — Plant a tree through the Jewish National Fund!