Past AEA Classes
Temple Emanu-El's Adult Education Academy provides relevant, vibrant and meaningful Jewish learning experiences to meet the diverse needs of all our congregants. In addition to formal educational opportunities, there are a variety of informal educational experiences such as Torah and Talmud study. Classes are open to the entire Jewish community. The scope of class offerings is extraordinary. The class schedule includes semester long and multi-year courses, as well as occasional short-term courses.
Listed below are several classes that have been offered through the Adult Education Academy in the past and may be offered again in the future.
Rabbi Batsheva Appel
The Midbar, the Wilderness, is an important location in the history of the Jews. 75% of the Torah takes place in the Wilderness, including the encounter at Mount Sinai. This class explores the Wilderness in the Bible, in Rabbinic Literature, and in more modern sources.
Two Sessions: Thursdays, July 14 and 21, 7:00 - 8:15 pm. $25 members, $30 non-members