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Lifelong Learning

Below is just a selection of upcoming courses and learning opportunities.

To see the full calendar, click here.

Download our 2019-20 Adult Learning Programme here.

Please contact Rivka Gottlieb with any questions.

It is the ethos of the Synagogue not to exclude anybody on financial grounds. Please let us know if the fees exceed what you are able to pay, and we will arrange a reduction.

All Events
  • Tuesday ,
    MarMarch  31 , 2020
     
     
    Rabbi Art Green

    Tuesday, Mar 31st 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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  • Wednesday ,
    AprApril  1 , 2020
     
     
    Masorti Kollel

    Wednesday, Apr 1st 9:30am to 12:30pm
    The Masorti Kollel offers high level study for learners who want to grapple with Jewish texts in their original language.

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  • Wednesday ,
    AprApril  1 , 2020
     
     
    From Slavery to Freedom

    Wednesday, Apr 1st 12:00pm to 1:00pm
    Rabbi Oliver Joseph: Today, as we dream of a better world, we look at the journey of the Seder from slavery to freedom and rededication to faith, and how its emotional tapestry can strengthen us in a time of crisis.

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  • Wednesday ,
    AprApril  1 , 2020
     
     
    From Slavery to Freedom

    Wednesday, Apr 1st 7:00pm to 8:00pm
    Rabbi Oliver Joseph: Today, as we dream of a better world, we look at the journey of the Seder from slavery to freedom and rededication to faith, and how its emotional tapestry can strengthen us in a time of crisis.

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  • Thursday ,
    AprApril  2 , 2020
     
     
    Talmud Study

    Thursday, Apr 2nd 9:30am to 10:30am
    Talmud study with Rabbi Jonathan Wittenberg at his home. Everyone is welcome.

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  • Thursday ,
    AprApril  2 , 2020
     
     
    Parshat HaShavua: Weekly Journey in the Torah Portion

    Thursday, Apr 2nd 12:00pm to 1:00pm
    Come as you are and dip into the wisdom and reflection of the cycle of biblical readings of the week. A free flowing, simple approach to learning, beginning at the start of the Parsha bringing some traditional commentary alongside more whacky mystical, Hassidic glosses. At Rabbi Oliver & Natalie’s home.

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  • Thursday ,
    AprApril  2 , 2020
     
     
    All you ever wanted to know about Chametz, but never dared to ask

    Thursday, Apr 2nd 12:00pm to 1:00pm
    Rabbi Chaim Weiner on All you ever wanted to know about Chametz, but never dared to ask

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  • Thursday ,
    AprApril  2 , 2020
     
     
    All you ever wanted to know about Chametz, but never dared to ask

    Thursday, Apr 2nd 8:30pm to 9:30pm
    Rabbi Chaim Weiner on All you ever wanted to know about Chametz, but never dared to ask

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  • Sunday ,
    AprApril  5 , 2020
     
     
    The Seder as Resilience

    Sunday, Apr 5th 12:00pm to 1:00pm
    Rabbi Jonathan Wittenberg on ‘Vehi She’amdah -This is what upheld our ancestors’ The Seder as Resilience

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  • Sunday ,
    AprApril  5 , 2020
     
     
    The Seder as Resilience

    Sunday, Apr 5th 8:30pm to 9:30pm
    Rabbi Jonathan Wittenberg on ‘Vehi She’amdah -This is what upheld our ancestors’ The Seder as Resilience

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  • Monday ,
    AprApril  6 , 2020
     
     
    The Songs of the Seder

    Monday, Apr 6th 12:00pm to 1:00pm
    Monday 6th April 12.00 and 8.30pm Rabbi Zahavit Shalev The Songs of the Seder Dayenu! Let’s talk about the songs of the Seder. From Kadesh Urchatz, to Hallel to Echad Mi Yodea (Who Knows One) and Chad Gadya. And since we’re on Zoom, we’ll take this opportunity to watch and analyse some of the best online Pesach Parody songs too.

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  • Monday ,
    AprApril  6 , 2020
     
     
    Hasidut Course and Meditative Prayer

    Monday, Apr 6th 7:00pm to 8:00pm
    An hour of study and discussion followed by meditation, readings and reflections, prayer and music

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  • Monday ,
    AprApril  6 , 2020
     
     
    Hebrew Ulpan

    Monday, Apr 6th 8:15pm to 10:00pm
    Can you read and write simple sentences and hold a very basic conversation in Ivrit? If you can and you are committed to working on your own as well as in class, we can help you reach greater fluency. This lively and interactive course using text and audio-visual material will help you improve your fluency, pronunciation and knowledge of Israeli culture.

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  • Monday ,
    AprApril  6 , 2020
     
     
    The Songs of the Seder

    Monday, Apr 6th 8:30pm to 9:30pm
    Monday 6th April 12.00 and 8.30pm Rabbi Zahavit Shalev The Songs of the Seder Dayenu! Let’s talk about the songs of the Seder. From Kadesh Urchatz, to Hallel to Echad Mi Yodea (Who Knows One) and Chad Gadya. And since we’re on Zoom, we’ll take this opportunity to watch and analyse some of the best online Pesach Parody songs too.

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  • Sunday ,
    AprApril  12 , 2020
     
     
    Theology Course

    Sunday, Apr 12th 8:15pm to 9:15pm
    with Rabbi Jonathan Wittenberg, at his home.

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  • Monday ,
    AprApril  13 , 2020
     
     
    Hasidut Course and Meditative Prayer

    Monday, Apr 13th 7:00pm to 8:00pm
    An hour of study and discussion followed by meditation, readings and reflections, prayer and music

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  • Monday ,
    AprApril  20 , 2020
     
     
    Hasidut Course and Meditative Prayer

    Monday, Apr 20th 7:00pm to 8:00pm
    An hour of study and discussion followed by meditation, readings and reflections, prayer and music

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  • Tuesday ,
    AprApril  21 , 2020
     
     
    Psalms Study

    Tuesday, Apr 21st 8:30pm to 9:30pm
    Please join us on this fresh journey through the most beloved book in the Hebrew Bible. Contact Lucy at rabbispa@nnls-masorti.org.uk to be added to the mailing list - venues and timing vary.

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  • Wednesday ,
    AprApril  22 , 2020
     
     
    Masorti Kollel

    Wednesday, Apr 22nd 9:30am to 12:30pm
    The Masorti Kollel offers high level study for learners who want to grapple with Jewish texts in their original language.

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  • Wednesday ,
    AprApril  22 , 2020
     
     
    Yom HaShoah: Circus Jews Under National Socialism

    Wednesday, Apr 22nd 7:30pm to 9:30pm
    Special Yom HaShoah programme on Circus Jews Under National Socialism with academic and artist Stav Meishar (creater of The Escape Act - A Holocaust Memoir)

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  • Thursday ,
    AprApril  23 , 2020
     
     
    Jewish Women Journeying the Jewish Year

    Thursday, Apr 23rd 8:00pm to 9:30pm
    Join a group of us - facilitated by Rabbi Lee Wax and music therapist Rivka Gottlieb - to reflect on our experiences as we make our way through the Jewish year 5780.

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  • Friday ,
    AprApril  24 , 2020
     
     
    Spring Study Retreat

    Friday, Apr 24th 6:30pm to 10:00pm
    This year, our Spring study retreat will take place right here at home, with study sessions over Shabbat at Rabbi Wittenberg's home. Please sign up in advance for full details.

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  • Saturday ,
    AprApril  25 , 2020
     
     
    Spring Study Retreat

    Shabbat, Apr 25th 8:45am to 9:30pm
    This year, our Spring study retreat will take place right here at home, with study sessions over Shabbat at Rabbi Wittenberg's home. Please sign up in advance for full details.

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  • Sunday ,
    AprApril  26 , 2020
     
     
    Theology Course

    Sunday, Apr 26th 8:15pm to 9:15pm
    with Rabbi Jonathan Wittenberg, at his home.

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  • Monday ,
    AprApril  27 , 2020
     
     
    Hasidut Course and Meditative Prayer

    Monday, Apr 27th 7:00pm to 8:00pm
    An hour of study and discussion followed by meditation, readings and reflections, prayer and music

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  • Wednesday ,
    AprApril  29 , 2020
     
     
    Masorti Kollel

    Wednesday, Apr 29th 9:30am to 12:30pm
    The Masorti Kollel offers high level study for learners who want to grapple with Jewish texts in their original language.

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  • Wednesday ,
    MayMay  6 , 2020
     
     
    Kabbalah & the Art of Living

    Wednesday, May 6th 8:15pm to 9:45pm
    3-part course with Ariel Kahn

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  • Sunday ,
    MayMay  10 , 2020
     
     
    Theology Course

    Sunday, May 10th 8:15pm to 9:15pm
    with Rabbi Jonathan Wittenberg, at his home.

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  • Tuesday ,
    MayMay  12 , 2020
     
     
    Psalms Study

    Tuesday, May 12th 8:00pm to 9:00pm
    Please join us on this fresh journey through the most beloved book in the Hebrew Bible. Contact Lucy at rabbispa@nnls-masorti.org.uk to be added to the mailing list - venues and timing vary.

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  • Wednesday ,
    MayMay  13 , 2020
     
     
    Biblical Women in the Era of #MeToo

    Wednesday, May 13th 8:15pm to 9:45pm
    with Rabbi Zahavit Shalev

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