Events

Tuesdays w/ MJE East: Learn Read Hebrew 101 – Crash Course for Israel Trip

 

April 25 – July 18 @6:30pm

LEARN TO READ HEBREW 101
11 Weeks Crash Course to Prep for MJE Israel Trip!
with Moshe Katz

The Lounge at 215 East 80th Street

 

Learn to read Hebrew in 11 weeks, learn or review the letters and put together words. Be prepared for MJE’s trip to Israel in August!
Co-sponsored by NJOP.

Monday Musings: How to Host a Shabbat Meal Series

 

MONDAY MUSINGS WITH RUTHIE BRAFFMAN
How to Host a Shabbat Meal – 3 Part Series
Mondays @7:20pm | MJE West

All women are invited to join Ruthie Braffman to learn “How to Host a Shabbat Meal”!


TOPICS

June 12 | How to host a Shabbat Meal I – Challah Baking!

June 19 | How to host a Shabbat Meal II – The ‘Main’ Deli Roll, Chicken and other Easy Insider Tips

June 26 | How To Host a Shabbat Meal III – The Invites, Kiddush, Challah, Songs, and Side dishes, Non-dairy/Vegan/GF Desserts

 

sponsored in memory of Ricky and Irving Doppelt Z”L

Tuesday Talks with Rabbi Feldman

Tuesday Talks with Rabbi Jonathan Feldman

The Lounge at 215 East 80th Street | $5

Join YJPs and Rabbi Jonathan Feldman for an evening of learning and socializing!

SCHEDULE

6:30 PM | Hebrew Class
7:30 PM |  Talk with Rabbi Jonathan Feldman. Socializing, Buffet Dinner, Wine & Beverages

UPCOMING TOPICS

Feb 21 | Guest Teacher Rabbi Joshua “Shuki” Klein
Feb 28 | Tuesday Social with Shuki – Kabbalah Me Movie Screening
Mar 7 | Purim Workshop: The Happy Holiday
Mar 14 | Class Canceled – Snow Storm!
Mar 21 | Guest Speaker: Dov Ber Cohen
Mar 28 | Kabbalah & Astrology: Is It All in the Stars?
April 4 | Why the Cat ate the Goat: Understanding the Passover Seder
April 11 | No Class – Passover Break
April 18 | No Class – Passover Break
April 25 | Jewish History Crash Course: Did the Exodus Really Happen?
May 2 | Jewish History Crash Course: Kings and Prophets; King David & The 10 Lost Tribes
May 9 | Jewish History Crash Course: Maccabees, Jewish Jesus, and the Destruction of Jerusalem
May 16 | Jewish History Crash Course III: Holocaust Memorial Day: From the Middle Ages to the Holocaust
May 23 | Jewish History Crash Course IIII: Israel Independence Day: The Miracle of the Birth of Israel
May 30 | Interpersonal Ethics: Is Lying Ever Justified?
June 6 | Conflict Resolution: How To Be Nice without Being a Pushover

The Next Level with Rabbi Mark Wildes

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The Next Level with Rabbi Mark Wildes
Every Wednesday @8pm | MJE West | 131 w 86th St 10th fl | $5

Interested in taking your Jewish knowledge to the next level? Join Rabbi Mark Wildes for an in-depth study of the most fundamental aspects of Jewish law and practice as well as their philosophical underpinnings.

Next Level is generously sponsored by Jeffrey and Suzanne Rubin in Memory of their
grandparents Seymour and Chana Lubliner and Bernard and Sarah Schwechter z”l

Upcoming Topics:

May 10 | Lag Ba’omer: Understanding the history and nature of the day

May 17 | Yom Tov/ The Festivals: Philosophy, Laws and Customs of the Three Festivals. Understand the difference between Shabbat and the Yom Tovim.

May 24 | Shavuot: Laws and Insights of the holiday and its relationship to the Omer

May 31 | 1st day of Shavuot – No Class

Downtown Conversations: Basic Judaism & Hebrew Bootcamp

Wednesdays May 10, 17, 24 @7pm
MJE Downtown Basic Judaism & Hebrew Bootcamp

District Co (1204 Broadway @ 30th/29th Streets)

Join MJE Downtown for a night of learning and socializing with YJPs. Brush up on Judaism Basics through Hebrew Bootcamp!

Conversations Remix with Rabbi Mark Wildes

Mondays @8pm | MJE West

Join us for an interactive lecture or interview with a visiting expert in conversation with Rabbi Mark Wildes. Brush up on Judaism basics and catch expert interviews across the spectrum from sex therapists to filmmakers to tech start up CEOs, Rabbi Wildes’ classes are varied, dynamic and engaging.We foster a no hold barred open dialogue sharing the Torah’s perspective on relationships, business, politics, philosophy, traditions,faith and controversial taboo topics.

MAY SCHEDULE – ISRAEL MONTH

5.1 | Yom Ha’aztmaut Celebration
5.8 | Zionism and Anti Zionists or Religious Zionism
5.15 | Guest Speaker – TBA
5.22 | Guest Speakers: Lone Soldier, Israeli Embassy Rep, Tuvia Book
5.29 | Memorial Day – No Class

Monday Musings: Dating in the City Series

Dating in the City Series
MONDAY MUSINGS WITH RUTHIE BRAFFMAN
Mondays, May 8, 15, 22 @7:20pm | MJE West | $5

All women are invited to join Ruthie Braffman and guests to learn about dating in the city!

 

SCHEDULE:

May 8 | Dating In the City I: with Rabbi Mark and Jill Wildes “Dating Jewish in the City”

May 15 | Dating in the City II: with Dating Coach Lori Salkin “Dating Tips and Insider Advice”

May 22 | Dating in the City III: with Therapist Rachel Hercman “Navigating the Emotional Side of Dating”

sponsored in memory of Ricky and Irving Doppelt Z”L

 

The Next Level with Rabbi Mark Wildes: Religious Zionism Series

 

RELIGIOUS ZIONISM SERIES
The Next Level with Rabbi Mark Wildes
Wednesdays Apr 19 – May 3 @8pm | MJE West | 131 w 86th St 10th fl | $5

Interested in taking your Jewish knowledge to the next level? Join Rabbi Mark Wildes for an in-depth study of the most fundamental aspects of Jewish law and practice as well as their philosophical underpinnings.

 

Series Topics:

Apr 19 | Religious Zionism 1: Study the Anti-Zionist and neutral/Non-Zionist Approach

Apr 26 | Religious Zionism 2: Understanding Yom Ha’atzmaut; Religious Zionist approach of Rav Kook and Rabbi Soloveitchick

May 3 | Religious Zionism 3: The Mitzvah of Aliyah

 

Next Level is generously sponsored by Jeffrey and Suzanne Rubin in Memory of their
grandparents Seymour and Chana Lubliner and Bernard and Sarah Schwechter z”l