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."

Bereisheet: A Study of the Beginning of Genesis
With Ellie Miller

Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:30 PM
6 sessions: Sept. 27, Oct. 18, Oct. 25, Nov. 1, Nov. 8, Nov. 15
(No class: Oct. 4 and Oct. 11. Make up date: Nov. 29)
Moser Family Library at the JCA
Tuition: $115/JCA member, $130/General public
Registration deadline: Wednesday, September 13
5 student minimum

The Book of Ruth
With Ellie Miller

Tuesdays, 9:00 – 10:30 AM
6 sessions: Oct. 17, Oct. 24, Oct. 31, Nov. 7, Nov. 14, Nov. 21
(Make up date: Nov. 28)
Moser Family Library at the JCA
Tuition: $115/JCA member, $130/General public
Registration deadline: Tuesday, October 3
5 student minimum

Mishpatim: The Convergence of Biblical and Secular Approaches to Law
With Ellie & Charlie Miller

Tuesdays, 6:30 – 8:00 PM
6 sessions: Oct. 17, Oct. 24, Oct. 31, Nov. 7, Nov. 14, Nov. 21
(Make up date: November 28)
Moser Family Library at the JCA
Tuition: $115/JCA member, $130/General public
Registration deadline: Tuesday, October 3
5 student minimum

American Jewish History
With historian and poet Anna Bat Chai Wrobel

Tuesdays, 6:30 – 8:00 PM
10 sessions: December 5, 12, 19; January 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; February 6, 13
Moser Family Library at the JCA
Tuition: $190/JCA member, $205/General public
Registration deadline: Tuesday, November 21
6 student minimum

Jewish Values: Searching for Personal Meaning
With Ellie Miller

Tuesdays, 9:00 – 10:30 AM
8 sessions: Jan. 9, Jan. 16, Jan. 23, Jan. 30, Feb. 6, Feb. 13, Feb. 27, March 6
(No class: Feb. 20. Make up date: March 20)
Moser Family Library at the JCA
Tuition: $150/JCA member, $165/General public
Registration deadline: Tuesday, Dec. 26.
5 student minimum

The Passover Haggadah
With Ellie Miller

Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:30 PM
6 sessions: Jan. 10, Jan. 17, Jan. 24, Jan. 31, Feb. 7, Feb. 14
(Make up date: Feb. 28)
Moser Family Library at the JCA
Tuition: $115/JCA member, $130/General public
Registration deadline: Wednesday, December 27.
5 student minimum

Introduction to Contemporary Hebrew
With Orly Kahn

Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:00 PM
6 sessions: March 21, March 28, April 11, April 25, May 2, May 9
(No class: April 4, April 18. Make up date: May 16)
Moser Family Library at the JCA
Tuition: $135/JCA member, $150/General public
Registration deadline: Wednesday, March 7
5 student minimum

You Shall Be Holy: Practical Jewish Ethics
With Abby Halpern

Thursdays, 6:30 – 8:30 PM
9 sessions: October 19, 26; November 2, 9, 16, 30; December 7, 14, 21
(No class: November 23)
First Parish Unitarian Church, 9 Cleaveland Street, Brunswick
Tuition: $170/JCA member, $185/General public
Registration deadline: Wednesday, October 4
8 student minimum

Secrets of the Jewish Calendar: An Exploration of the Stories Behind Our Rituals
With Josh Pernick, Rabbinical Intern at Congregation Sha’arey Tphiloh

Sundays, 10:30 – 11:30 AM
Moser Family Library at the JCA
Free and open to the public. Come for one or all of the sessions.
Sign up via jca@mainejewish.org or (207) 772-1959