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Adult Education Offerings

2021 Offerings


Beginning Adult Hebrew with Phil Hankin
Weekly, January 25th - April 5th, 7:00pm
Whether you are interested in learning your Aleph/Bet or beginning the process of wanting to become an adult B’nai Mitzvah, come and learn Hebrew from our Director of Education in a fun and interactive manner (on Zoom).
More Details and Register Here

Weekly Lunch & Learn with Rabbi Magat
Wednesdays - 12pm  RSVP Here

Join Rabbi Magat each week to discuss current social, political and communal topics as they relate to being Jewish and our community.  All are welcome to attend. Please bring an open mind for a lively and respectful discussion.


Silicon Valley Introduction to Judaism Class

Tuesdays - 7pm starting October 27 Sign Up Here

This course, also ideal for those considering conversion, and offered through the APJCC, gives students an overview of the Jewish life-cycle, holidays, and ritual. During the course of the year, students will gain an understanding of Jewish belief, history and calendar and gain exposure to important Jewish books including the Hebrew Bible and the Talmud. Each session includes thirty minutes of Hebrew instruction. This year’s class will be presented on Zoom.

Instructors: Rabbi Hugh Seid-Valencia of the APJCC, Rabbi Jaymee Alpert of Congregation Beth David, Rabbi Melanie Aron of Congregation Shir Hadash, Rabbi Josh Berkenwald of Congregation Sinai, and Rabbi Dana Magat of Temple Emanu-El.

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Thu, January 28 2021 15 Sh'vat 5781