EVERYTHING YOU NEVER KNEW ABOUT BEING JEWISH (AND DIDN’T KNOW TO ASK)
TAUGHT BY RABBI LARRY SEBERT
Monday evenings, 7 – 8:30PM
October 19, 26, November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, December 7, 14, 21
January 25, February 11, 8, 15, 22, 29, March 7, 14, 21, 28
April 4, 11, May 2, 9, 16
Fee: Free for T & V members, $500 for non-members
This class is for you if:
— you never went to Hebrew school
— you went to Hebrew school but …
— you had a bat/bar mitzvah (adult or otherwise)
— you never had a bar/bat mitzvah (adult or otherwise)
Come join Rabbi Sebert in a two-year jaunt through Jewish literacy. You will be surprised what there is to discover! The first year, we will wend our way through the most important events in Jewish History and meet some remarkable individuals on the way.
Rabbi Laurence A. Sebert has been the spiritual leader at Town & Village Synagogue for 23 years. Under his leadership, the congregation created a new program for its seniors, established a vibrant 20s and 30s community, welcomed interfaith families and started Gei’im ba-Village for its LGBT members. He has established a partnership between the synagogue and The Center for Conversion to Judaism and loves to mentor the many Jews by Choice. Rabbi Sebert has taken a leadership role with Local Faith Communities, an East Village clergy group and has fostered synagogue involvement in community organizing with Manhattan Together and IAF. He is proud of his role in helping establish the Solomon Schechter School of Manhattan and was honored to have served on the editorial board for Mahzor Lev Shalem. Rabbi Sebert has been an adjunct faculty member at JTS and serves as a mentor for JTS rabbinical students.
The second Friday of every month following Shabbat services. Food and fun specially designed for those in their 20′s and 30′s. Bring friends, colleagues, significant others, partners, spouses, or come alone and meet new people!