Lunch & Learn is a weekly program of UJA Greenwich. Every Thursday from 12:30-1:30 pm at One Holly Hill Lane, Greenwich. Complimentary lunch is served at noon preceding class at 12:30pm as a gift to the community sponsored by Rita Edelston.
SCHEDULE OF GUEST SPEAKERS
October 5 & 12
No class - Sukkot
Love Is a Jewish Four-letter Word with Rabbi Daniel Gropper
A core value in Judaism is relationships. Probe Jewish texts that exemplify the concept of love and what love means to us.
Deadly Issues - Part I with Chaim Lauer
Talmudic perspectives on dying and the evolution of Jewish death rituals.
A Rabbinic Exploration of Bias with Leah Sarna
What is the nature of uncorrupted judgment? We’ll consult the Talmudic sages.
Join the Rosh Kehila of Brooklyn's Prospect Heights Shul for an exploration of the Gemara, where we'll meet Rabbi Akiva as a parent and gain insights about acceptance, change, women's roles and more.
The Genesis of Insight with Dr. Job Y. Jindo
Explore a certain mode of awareness—mindfulness—that the book of Genesis is designed to cultivate.
No Class - Thanksgiving
Foreign Affairs with Rabbi Avram Mlotek
Judaism is no stranger to the concept of the stranger. What does it say about loving the other?
Stars, Stripes and Lights with Rabbi Yossi Deren
Three holidays, one message
The Jewish Mother with Sarah Kelly, PhD
How did the Jews who returned to England after Cromwell integrate into English society--and affect local maternity practices?
Deadly Issues - Part II with Chaim Lauer
More Talmudic perspectives on dying and the evolution of Jewish death rituals.
No Class - Tenth of Tevet