Classes and Events

Adult Learning Opportunities

Focus on the Prophetess

Merkavah Torah Institute

Spring Classes 2012

Queen Esther: Her Leadership on Stage and in the Shadows
with Maayan Rabinovich

Exploring Queen Esther's courage to enter history through an in depth look inside the Book of Esther. We will draw on insights from the sages and modern points of view. Class includes chevruta (partner study), discussion and lecture.

Wednesdays 10:00am-12:30pm
January 25, February 1, 15, 22, 29 & March 7, 14, 21
(no class on February 8)
Tuition: 8 part series $160
All levels welcome. Women only.
Class location: 1630 Bancroft Way, Berkeley CA 94703

Ruth: Don't Look Back
with Maayan Rabinovich

Following Ruth's journey in between worlds and cultures. We will examine her unique challenges and how these shape our collective story, through in depth learning of the Book of Ruth. Class includes chevruta (partner study), discussion and lecture.
Wednesdays 10:00am-12:30pm
May 2, 9, 16, & 23
Tuition: 4 part series $80
All levels welcome. Women only.
Class location: 1630 Bancroft Way, Berkeley CA 94703

End of Year Siyyum Celebration
with Maayan Rabinovich and the Merkavah Talmud Students w/special guests
Tuesday May 8, 1012
7:30pm
Open to All Genders.
FREE event

Scholarships available. Students discounts. Please inquire.
-- 
Nell Mahgel-Friedman
Director
Merkavah Torah Institute
1630 Bancroft Way
Berkeley CA 94703
510-292-0175
merkavahberkeley@gmail.com

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