Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning

Louisville Melton Fall 2019 Courses   

Melton School of Adult Learning

Louisville’s FLORENCE MELTON SCHOOL OF ADULT JEWISH LEARNING at Adath Jeshurun promotes Jewish literacy in an open, pluralistic, egalitarian, and interactive environment. Louisville Melton welcomes people from all religious backgrounds and faiths.  An interest in learning about Jewish history, thought and culture is the only requirement for enrollment.

Tuesday Evenings:

Modern Living: Maintaining Balance (4 lessons)
September 3 – 24, 2019
Tuition: $50*
Discovering Ageless Answers in Timeless Jewish Texts
6:30 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.
Instructor, Deborah Slosberg

Core Curriculum, Year One (26 lessons)
October 29, 2019 – June 2, 2020
Tuition: $280

Purposes of Jewish Living
6:30 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.
Instructor, Deborah Slosberg

Rhythms of Jewish Living 
8:00 p.m. – 9:15 p.m.
Instructor, Rabbi Stanley Miles

Core Curriculum, Year Two (26 lessons)
October 29, 2019 – June 2, 2020
Tuition: $280

Ethics of Jewish Living
6:30 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.
Instructor, Rabbi Robert Slosberg

Crossroads of Jewish History 
8:00 p.m. – 9:15 p.m.
Instructor, Cantor David Lipp

Thursday Mornings:

Modern Living: Maintaining Balance (4 lessons)
September 5 – 26, 2019
Tuition: $50*

Discovering Ageless Answers in Timeless Jewish Texts
9:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Instructor, Deborah Slosberg

Core Curriculum, Year One (26 lessons)
October 31, 2019 – June 4, 2020
Tuition: $280

Rhythms of Jewish Living
9:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Instructor Rabbi Laura Metzger

Purposes of Jewish Living
11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Instructor, Deborah Slosberg

Core Curriculum, Year Two (26 lessons)
October 31, 2019 – June 4, 2020
Tuition: $280

Ethics of Jewish Living 
9:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Instructor, Rabbi Michael Wolk

Crossroads of Jewish History    
11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Instructor, Cantor David Lipp

*credited to Melton account upon registration for Core Year 1 or 2
Additional Information: Email Deborah Slosberg: dslosberg@adathjeshurun.com  or call 502-458-5359.

 

Advanced Courses
Trimester 1

Tuesday Evenings

September 3 – December 10, 2019
Tuition: $165 ($125 if you have the textbook.)

Jews in America II*
6:30pm – 7:45pm
Instructor: Rabbi Stanley Miles

Beyond Borders*
6:30pm – 7:45pm
Instructor: Professor Edwin Segal

Thursday Mornings
*The Thursday morning classes are now full. Email dslosberg@adathjeshurun.com or call Deborah at Adath Jeshurun, (502) 458-5359 to be placed on a wait list.

September 5 – December 12, 2019
Tuition: $165 ($125 for Jews in America if you have the textbook)

Branches, Development of Judaism
and Christianity in the 1st Century CE
9:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Instructor: Dr. Melanie-Prejean Sullivan

Jews in America II*
11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Instructor: Rabbi Stanley Miles

 

*  Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning, The Rachel Wasserman Scholars Curriculum

 

For information about curriculum, fees, and financial assistance, email Deborah Slosberg,   dslosberg@adathjeshurun.com or call Deborah at Adath Jeshurun, (502) 458-5359.

Online registration is also available above.

The Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning is sponsored by Congregation Adath Jeshurun in collaboration with the Jewish Community Center and with support from Congregation Anshei Sfard, Keneseth Israel Congregation, Temple Shalom and The Temple. This program is made possible by a generous grant from the Jewish Heritage Fund for Excellence, the Jewish Foundation of Louisville and the Dorothy Levy Memorial Fund. Scholarships provided by the Jewish Federation of Louisville.