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Under One Tent – Spring 2017

Classes & Multi-Week Courses

Fully explore Jewish culture, history and text.


  1. KingDavid

    BACK TO THE PROPHETS – SAMUEL II: KING DAVID UNDONE

    Classes & Multi-Week Courses
    In II Samuel, we learn that King David has been betrayed and must run for his life. This in-depth exploration uncovers the author’s religious, historic and cultural messages. We will read in English with class members expected to read a chapter each week. Instructor: Ken Cohen, MA, former President of Lehrhaus.
    BACK TO THE PROPHETS – SAMUEL II: KING DAVID UNDONE

    Contra Costa Jewish Day School
    Thursday, Apr. 20 7:30pm


  2. Gutterman

    ADOPTION IN JEWISH & INTERFAITH FAMILIES

    Classes & Multi-Week Courses
    How do parents give their adopted child a feeling of wholeness, helping them integrate their story of origin with the religion and culture they are being raised in? Join adoptive parents and adoption professional, Susan Romer, for a warm and supportive discussion. Instructors: Dawn Kepler and Rabbi Rebecca Gutterman.
    ADOPTION IN JEWISH & INTERFAITH FAMILIES

    Congregation B'nai Tikvah
    Thursday, Apr. 20 7:30pm


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    SUSTAINABLE GARDENING

    Classes & Multi-Week Courses
    In her demonstration gardens, environmental educator Judy Adler will present a hands-on class which will teach you how to effectively capture/store water and do soil management. Bring your own lunch to enjoy along with organic fruits from Judy’s garden.
    SUSTAINABLE GARDENING

    Sunday, Apr. 30 10:00am


  4. Israel-beach

    THE TEMPLE ISAIAH ISRAEL PRE-TOUR COURSE

    Classes & Multi-Week Courses
    Join a virtual visit through Israel’s ancient and modern history, following the itinerary of the upcoming Temple Isaiah tour. Whether you’re going on the tour or thinking about visiting Israel, Jehon Grist, Ph.D., the Executive Director of Lehrhaus Judaica, will provide a comprehensive introduction to the land of our people.
    THE TEMPLE ISAIAH ISRAEL PRE-TOUR COURSE

    Temple Isaiah
    Sunday, Apr. 30 10:30am

    THE TEMPLE ISAIAH ISRAEL PRE-TOUR COURSE

    Temple Isaiah
    Sunday, May. 7 10:30am


  5. Campus Kind

    JEWISH ENCOUNTERS OF THE CAMPUS KIND

    Classes & Multi-Week Courses
    Teens in 10-12th grade are invited to this afternoon of speakers and workshops designed to help teens think about ways to engage in Jewish life on campus, look at ways to evaluate colleges from a Jewish perspective and grapple with Israel-on-campus issues. Featuring keynote speaker Mark Yudof, former University of California President, the afternoon will also include breakout seminars with your favorite Jewish teen educators, Berkeley Hillel, AIPAC, StandWithUs and others.
    JEWISH ENCOUNTERS OF THE CAMPUS KIND

    Congregation B'nai Shalom
    Sunday, May. 7 12:15pm


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    HOME IN SIX DAYS

    Classes & Multi-Week Courses
    What does Israel mean to us today? More than a history, this course is about understanding our connection to our land, to our people and to our heritage through the prism of thought-provoking events and themes from that time.
    HOME IN SIX DAYS

    Chabad of Contra Costa
    Tuesday, May. 16 10:00am

    HOME IN SIX DAYS

    Contra Costa Jewish Day School
    Tuesday, May. 16 7:30pm