Adult Jewish Learning

"Now that I have studied two years, I cannot even imagine not getting up at least one morning a week to study! It's been the best thing for my mind and social interaction."

  • JCA closures will be announced via WCSH, WGME, WMTW, and on and the JCA’s voicemail at (207) 772-1959.
    Brunswick class follows Bath Iron Works 3rd shift – call 442-3311 x2. Make up days may be scheduled where noted.
  • A minimum number of students may be required for classes to be held. If a class is canceled due to insufficient enrollment, registered students will be notified and will receive a full refund or the opportunity to transfer to another class.
  • Refunds are available through the first week of class minus a $25 processing fee, and then pro-rated for medical reasons only.
  • If an instructor must cancel one session of a class, students will be notified and will receive a pro-rated refund for that session if no make up date can be scheduled.

Jewish Values: Searching for Personal Meaning
A special course for parents raising young children

Monday evenings, 5:30 – 7:00 PM
Six sessions: Feb. 5, Feb. 12, Feb. 26, March 5, March 12, March 19
(No class: Feb. 19.)
Moser Family Library at the JCA
Tuition: $115/JCA members, $130/General public
Registration deadline: Friday, January 26

Free childcare will be provided. Stories and age-appropriate activities from the JCA's PJ Library program will engage the children around the theme of Jewish values. Advanced registration required.

History of the Arab-Israeli Conflict
With Professor Rachel Fish

Four Sessions: April 8, April 23, April 30, May 7
7:30 - 9:00 PM
Tuition: $100

Secrets of the Jewish Calendar: Changing the Calendar
With Josh Pernick

Sunday, April 22 10:30 – 11:30 AM
Moser Family Library at the JCA