A New Course from the Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning
Led by Rabbi Max Weiss
This Scholars course provides students with the opportunity to consider the challenges of Jewish acculturation to American life, and the sacrifices as well as the contributions that have been made over the past 200 years. Lessons will explore such topics as the role of education, The Three Generation Hypothesis, Anti-Semitism and the Holocaust, the changing place of Zionism and the State of Israel, The Civil Rights Movement as a case study of distinctiveness and involvement, and other issues that address American and Jewish culture and identity.
Where: Oak Park Temple 1235 N. Harlem Ave., Oak Park, IL
When: Thursday mornings, starts March 2, 2017
Time: 10-11:30 am – 10 Sessions
Instructor: Rabbi Max Weiss
Oak Park members – register with Rolly Cohen, 847-291-7788 x1304
Oak Park members – $80 / Consortium – $160 / Non Consortium – $245
You can also register by printing out and returning the form below and payment to: The Board of Jewish Education, Attn. Rolly Cohen 3320 Dundee Road, Northbrook, Illinois 60062
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Questions: please call Rolly Cohen at 847-291-7788. Ext. 1304
Am Shalom, Anshe Emet Synagogue, Congregation Beth Judea, Congregation Beth Shalom, Congregation Etz Chaim, North Shore Congregation Israel, Congregation B’nai Tikvah, North Suburban Synagogue Beth El, Moriah Congregation, Oak Park Temple, Solomon Schechter Day School of Metropolitan Chicago.