Come explore the rich fabric of Judaism! Using traditional texts and modern examples, we will cover the fundamentals of Jewish life, including Shabbat and holidays, prayer, lifecycle rituals, ethics, and beliefs.
class is ideal for learners with questions—whether you've never
studied Judaism before in your life, you're looking for a Hebrew School
refresher, or you're somewhere in between!
Dates: 8 Wednesdays, October 18 - December 13 (skip November 22 for Thanksgiving)
Time: 7:30 – 9:15 pm
General Registration: $200
Discounted Member : $170
Interfaith Couples Workshop Alumni: $150/couple
Did you go on Birthright or Honeymoon Israel in the past year? Call us at 202-777-3259 or send us an email to learn about special discounts for program participants.
Instructor: Miriam Weiner Szubin
Miriam has been teaching Introduction
to Judaism at the EDCJCC since 2007, and has introduced over 375
students to Judaism in that time. She has a B.A from Yale and a Masters
in Jewish Education from the Jewish Theological Seminary. She spent
several years teaching high school history and Jewish history at the
Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School and has also worked as an Educator at
the National Portrait Gallery. She is currently the Director of the
EDCJCC Parenting Center, where she creates and coordinates programming
for infants, toddlers, parents and parents-to-be. She lives in
Washington DC with her husband and three sons.
Please contact Darya, Jewish Engagement Manager, at (202) 777-3259 or send an email with any questions.
Before registering, make sure you are familiar with the JLL Registration Policies