Ben Zoma said: Who is he who is wise? He who learns from every man; as it is said, from all I have gained understanding.---Pirkei Avot (The Sayings of the Fathers)
Refresh! Reflect! Renew!
Get Ready for the High Holidays With the Jewish Study Center!
Co-sponsored with Adas Israel Congregation.
Classes will be held at Adas Israel, 2850 Quebec Street, NW.
METRO: Red Line: Cleveland Park
Wednesday, September 10 at 7 p.m. and 8:15 p.m.
Pre-registration required by Sept. 7 to ensure supplies. Adas/JSC members $20, non-members $25.
7-9pm A kosher wine tasting and social hour with study and refreshments.Entertaining for Rosh Hashana? Turning over a new leaf socially? Learn something new about red, white and sparkling kosher wines, with taste tests and treats. Instructor: Steven Bellman is proprietor of Paul’s Wine & Spirits in Friendship Heights, DC and has decades of experience with kosher wine.
Participants get 15% discount coupon at Paul’s Wine & Spirits.
7:00-8:15 p.m. Instructor: Deborah Fisher, Psy.D, is an organizational management consultant, executive coach and licensed psychologist in Maryland. She is also Vice President of Education and Youth at Adas Israel Congregation.
Adas/JSC members $15, non-members $20
7-8:15 p.m.:A panel discussion co-sponsored by Moment Magazine. Compare local rabbis’ perspectives from many angles! Adas/JSC members $15, non-members $20.
8:15-9:30 p.m. From contemporary liturgy to the poetry of William Carlos Williams and Yehuda Amichai. Instructor: Amy E. Schwartz is president of the Jewish Study Center and Opinion Editor, Moment Magazine. Adas/JSC members $15, non-members $20
Fall 2014 course listings will be up in early September 2014