The Schwarz-Kurz-Zeller Adult Education Institute
Congregation Beth El Adult Education Class Archives
Did you miss a program? No worries. We have them recorded for you. Anything in red is a link to a video. Enjoy!
Rachael Cerrotti - We Share the Same Sky
Rachael Cerrotti is an award-winning documentary photographer, writer, educator and producer.
BETH ELEVATE YOUR ELUL - HOLIDAY SERIES
Seth Fishman: 30 Meaningful Minutes
CANTILLATION CAFE CLASS:
This class was held as a Virtual 6 - week mini session in July 2020 on Wednesdays at 7:45 pm - 8:15 pm; Immediately following evening Minyan. Participants learned how to read Torah with Rabbi Weiss to help prepare them for Shabbat Services. Basic Hebrew reading ability encouraged.
SHARE YOUR PASSION WORKSHOP VIDEO LINKS:
This series of workshops highlighted our congregant's passions and hobbies.
1. Penny Bardfeld, Portion Distortion
2. Rich Gorelick and Rusty Gorelick, An American Guide to Soccer
3. Jack Wellerstein, Starting a Backyard Garden
4. Jill Cohen , Understanding the U.S. Supreme Court recent ruling prohibiting employment of discrimination on the basis of Sexual
Orientation or Gender identity
5. Henry Cohen, The Environment: Taking Responsibility
6. Ashara Shapiro, Jewelry Making
7. Larry Kanner, Election Judge, Mitch Marder, Election Judge, Ben Wachspress, “Reclaim the Vote” Project: VOTE FAQ
8. Phil Freidenreich and Liz Ravitch - Genealogy
9. Marc Ostro, COVID -19 Vaccine Developments
10. Dr. Melissa Hubsher, Moving Forward from the Winter of Our Disconnect: Building Resilience & Finding Hope
"CHEESECAKE CHATS" TIKKUN LEYL SHAVUOT MAY 2020
We hope you were able to join us during the week leading up to Shavuot for these great learning opportunities.
If you missed any of the talks or just want to see them again, please click on the video links below.
1. Seth Fishman - “Revelation and a Torah for Our Times”
2. Lou Balcher - "Hero in Heaven: Michael Levin"
3. Ruth Schapira - "What in the text of Megillat Ruth gives us a clue to the romantic relationship between Boaz and Ruth?"
4. Karen Lewin - "Jewish American Idol"
VIRTUAL WELLNESS DAY: MAY 2020
Congregation Beth El and The Bucks County Kehillah came together for a day of Virtual restoration, discovery and growth.
Thank you to our presenters: Ruth Schapira, Rabbi Jeff Schnitzer, Joan Rubin-Kritz, Caryn Boiselle, Rabbi Diana Miller, Galit Green, Laurie Pepe and Rabbi Weiss, for closing remarks.
Please click on any of the 4 video links below to view some samples from the day.
1. Caryn Boiselle, LMFT : Maintaining Connection: Staying Connected with Your Teen While Giving them the Freedom to Learn to Fly
2. Galit Green: Turn your Pain Into Purpose
3. Rabbi Diana Miller: Torah Yoga
4. Laurie Pepe, National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI); Education Director of Bucks County Chapter: Ending the Silence, Mental Health Matters