Adult Jewish Learning

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JCA Online Book Group discuss The Book of V. by Anna Solomon

Oct 15, 2020 7:00PM—8:00PM

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JCA Online Book Group discusses The Book of V. by Anna Solomon Facilitated by Fionna Nilsson Thursday, October 15th at 7:00 PM Book group participation is free. Advanced registration required by Weds. 10/15 to receive the Zoom session link. The book is available at local and online booksellers and in hardcopy and electronic download formats. Join the JCA Book Group…

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Deep Jewish Ecological Principles to Navigate Our Place in a Changing World

Oct 18, 2020 7:00PM—8:00PM

“For the place that you stand on is Holy earth” (Exodus 3:5) This three week overview will introduce and explore some of the core Jewish ecological principles that frame our understanding of our sacred relationship to the land. We will explore biblical texts and their evolution through the Talmudic, Medieval, Modern and Postmodern eras that…

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Jews, Whiteness, Power, and Privilege with Professor Marc Dollinger

Oct 22, 2020 7:00PM—Oct 22, 2020 9:00PM

Online via Zoom!

Coming soon!

Congregation Bet Ha’am is excited to welcome Professor Marc Dollinger, author of Black Power, Jewish Politics: Reinventing the Alliance In the 1960s for two Zoom lectures in October. We hope the community will join us for either or both of the talks. Jews, Whiteness, Power, and Privilege October 22, 2020 at 7:00 PM  In this…

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Deep Jewish Ecological Principles to Navigate Our Place in a Changing World

Oct 25, 2020 7:00PM—8:00PM

“For the place that you stand on is Holy earth” (Exodus 3:5) This three week overview will introduce and explore some of the core Jewish ecological principles that frame our understanding of our sacred relationship to the land. We will explore biblical texts and their evolution through the Talmudic, Medieval, Modern and Postmodern eras that…

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Jews and Racism with Professor Marc Dollinger

Oct 29, 2020 7:00PM—Oct 29, 2020 9:00PM

Online via Zoom!

COMING SOON!

Congregation Bet Ha’am is excited to welcome Professor Marc Dollinger, author of Black Power, Jewish Politics: Reinventing the Alliance In the 1960s for two Zoom lectures in October. We hope the community will join us for either or both of the talks. Jews and Racism October 29th at 7:00 PM We will explore the documents…

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Deep Jewish Ecological Principles to Navigate Our Place in a Changing World

Nov 01, 2020 7:00PM—8:00PM

“For the place that you stand on is Holy earth” (Exodus 3:5) This three week overview will introduce and explore some of the core Jewish ecological principles that frame our understanding of our sacred relationship to the land. We will explore biblical texts and their evolution through the Talmudic, Medieval, Modern and Postmodern eras that…

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Digital Resources from the USM Judaica Collection – Online Lunch & Learn

Jan 20, 2021 12:00PM—1:00PM

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Digital Resources from the USM Judaica Collection – Online Lunch & Learn A free presentation from USM & the JCA Co-sponsored by Congregation Bet Ha’am, Temple Beth El, Shaarey Tphiloh and the Maine Jewish Museum Weds. January 20th at 12 noon Presented by Susie Bock – USM Library Coordinator of Special Collections, Director of the…

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Past | Archive

Tel Gezer: Where Bible meets history and archeology

Sep 13, 2020 12:30PM—1:30PM

Virtual event via Zoom

Ilana Blumenthal Discusses Volunteering for Israel’s Defense

Aug 25, 2020 6:00PM—7:00PM

Online, hosted by the Camden Public Library on Zoom

Reading Yiddish Poetry in Translation

Jul 29, 2020 4:00PM—5:00PM

Zoom

Reading Yiddish Poetry in Translation

Jul 22, 2020 4:00PM—5:00PM

Zoom