Washington DC Jewish Community Center

Saturday Salon: A Monthly Shabbat Lunch and Learn - April 8

Date:
Saturday, April 8, 2017
Time:
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
Location:
Edlavitch DCJCC
1529 16th St NW
Washington, DC 20009

Explore concepts in modern American Jewish life through relevant texts - both Jewish and others - to make your connection to these "big ideas" personally meaningful. This year-long class will meet the second Saturday of the month and discuss a different topic in every session.

Details
Schedule

April 8 - Freedom and Responsibility
May 13 - Covenant/Memories
June 10 - Justice

Lunch with Bet Mishpachah: 12:15pm
Class begins: 12:45pm

Cost (includes lunch)
Register for all sessions: $40 (Bet Mishpachah members: $30)
Register per session: $20/class (Bet Mishpachah members: $15)


Facilitator: JoHanna Potts
JoHanna is the former director of The Department of Jewish Life and Learning at the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington. Her teaching passion is to bring en-joy-ment to Jewish learning with a view towards empowering individuals to create lives of meaning through Judaism. Previously, she served as Director of Education at Temples Solel and Shalom, Director of The Primary School at Washington Hebrew Congregation, and Director of the Middle School at Gesher Jewish Day School. In 2006, she served as co-chair of the Conference for Alternatives in Jewish Education at Duke University. She has been involved with the DCJCC Jewish Women’s Project and helped coordinate and lead the group's text study activities. JoHanna currently teaches the Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning, the Heritage series, a Women’s Torah Study Group, and conducts teacher training workshops.

In partnership with
Bet Mishpachah


 
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