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Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning at AJ

May 3 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Thursday, repeating until May 31, 2018

Louisville’s Florence Melton School of Jewish Learning promotes Jewish literacy in an open, pluralistic, egalitarian and stimulating environment. Students come from Reform Conservative, Orthodox and unaffiliated backgrounds. The 2017-2018 schedule is as follows:

Tuesdays 6:30 PM – 9:00 PMTerm 1 – September 5, 12, 26, October 17, 24, 31, November 7, 14, 28, December 5 – Term 2 – December 12, 19, 2017 – January 16, 23, 30, February 6, 13, 20, 27, March 6 – Term 3 – March 13, 20, April 10, 17, 24, May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, 2018.

Thursdays 9:30 AM – Noon: Term 1 – September 7, 14, 28, October 19, 26, November 2, 9, 16, 30, December 7 – Term 2 – December 14, 21, 2017 – January 18, 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22, March 1, 8 – Term 3 – March 15, 22, April 12,19, 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, 2018.

Core Curriculum – 30 lessons – Tuition $235

Year 1: The Purpose of Jewish Learning and The Rhythms of Jewish Living: Evening option: Tuesdays 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM or Morning option: Thursdays 9:30 AM – Noon.

Year 2: The Crossroads of Jewish History and The Ethics of Jewish Living: Evening option: Tuesdays 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM or Morning option: Thursdays 9:30 AM – Noon.

Scholars Curriculum – 10 lessons (Term 1) – Tuition $125

Beyond Borders: The History of the Arab-Israeli Conflict: Evenings: Tuesdays 6:30 PM – 7:40 PM.

Shemot (Exodus) 1: From Slavery to Sinai: Evenings: Tuesdays 7:50 PM – 9:00 PM.

Ruth, Judith & Esther: Mornings: Thursdays 9:30 AM – 10:40 AM.

Jews in America: Insiders and Outsiders: Mornings: Thursdays 10:50 AM – Noon.

Course Descriptions/Registrations: www.jewishlouisville.org/melton

Questions/Scholarships: Deborah Slosberg@adathjeshurun.com or 502-458-5359

The Florence Melton School is sponsored by Adath Jeshurun in collaboration with the Jewish Community Center and with support from all Louisville Jewish congregations. This program is made possible by a generous grant from the Jewish Heritage Fund for Excellence and the Dorothy Levy Memorial Fund. Scholarships provided by the Jewish Federation of Louisville.

Details

Date:
May 3
Time:
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Deborah Slosberg

Venue

Adath Jeshurun
2401 Woodbourne Avenue
Louisville, KY 40205 United States
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Phone:
(502) 458-5359