Adult Education

Bat Yam’s Adult Education classes continue to take place on Zoom, on Wednesdays from 11am to noon. A few “Virtual Coffees with the Rabbi” are interspersed at that time so we can chat and enjoy each other’s company.

MARCH 2021 SCHEDULE

March 3: “Poverty and Hunger in the Promised Land:  An Important Briefing on Food Insecurity in Israel During the Pandemic and Beyond” ~ Led by Lauren Yokèd, Executive

Director, American Friends of Leket Israel

 

Sunday, March 7 at 4pm: "A Cantor, A Pastor and A Bluegrass Band," featuring Nefes Mountain ~ Registration required at www.batyam.org

 

March 10: "More of Sex, God, Christmas and Jews” ~  Led by Bat Yam Member Gil Mann

 

March 17: Virtual Coffee with the Rabbi ~  Led by Rabbi Stephen Fuchs

 

March 24: “Cyber-Attacks and Computer Failures: The Biggest Risk to the Modern World?” ~ Led by Global Cybercrime Expert, Jamie Bouloux (son of Bat Yam member Maria Bouloux)

 

March 31: “What The Family Historian Needs to Know About Jewish Family Names”  ~  Led by World-Famous Jewish Genealogist, Dr. Sallyann Sack (sister of Bat Yam member Judy Adler)

APRIL 2021 SCHEDULE

April 7: “Editing the Liturgy Part 2: An Encounter with Christology” ~ Led by Bat Yam Member Lew Schneider   

April 14: “A Kayaking Journey Down the Patagonian Fjords” ~ Led by South African Environmentalist, Climatologist and Adventurist Paul Lee (first cousin of Bat Yam members Michael and Tanya Hochschild)

April 21: “Jeanne Daman-Scaglione: Rescuer of 2,000 Children, Helper of Jewish Women, Social Worker, Intelligence Agent and More” ~ Led by Bat Yam Member Edina Lessack

 

April 28: Virtual Coffee with the Rabbi (the last one of the 2020-21 season).   ~ Led by Rabbi Stephen Fuchs