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 Richard Safran, Rabbi Sandy Seltzer, Rabbi Batsheva Appel
The only thing hotter than the desert sun will be the blazing intellect and fiery discussion at the Adult Education Academy's summer series.
Entire Series: $30 for members, $40 for non-members
Single Class: $12 for members, $15 for non-members
Two Classes: $20 for members, $26 for non-members
Thursdays from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm.
June 12: Seeking Ethics and Values -- Guidance from the Past; Rabbi Richard Safran
June 19: Declaring Israel the State of the Jewish People -- Ethical Implications and Theological Challenges for Jews, Christians and Muslims; Rabbi Sandy Seltzer
June 26: The Sabbatical Year -- What Does Shmitta Mean for Us?; Rabbi Batsheva Appel