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Past Adult Education Courses & Classes

Past Adult Education Courses & Classes

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Toward A Meaningful Life: A Soul-searching Journey for Every Jew

Toward A Meaningful Life: A Soul-searching Journey for Every Jew

Register for Toward A Meaningful Life: A Soul-searching Journey for Every Jew 

February 2011

Life can be a treadmill — as we go through the motions day after day without ever asking why or seeking what really matters to us. This course, prepared by the author of the best-selling book, Toward a Meaningful Life, is determined to change that. Here are strategies, tips, andsuggestions for not only discovering where your true meaning lies, but in actually making it a part of your daily existence. Whether you are dealing with family relationships or job satisfaction, this course  will help you… Read More »

Unlocking the High Holidays

Apple Dipped in Honey.jpgDo you feel that the High Holiday's don't talk to you? Or would you like to find more meaning in the Holiday's and the Prayers? Looking to have a different High Holiday Experience this year?
Then come on down.... and join us for our series "Unlocking the High Holidays".
Tuesday evening Aug 31st 7:30pm - "Unlocking Rosh Hashanah"

Discover the secrets of Rosh Hashanah and learn how to make this New Year a different and better experience for you and your family. Find relevance in the traditions, learn the symbolism and mystical meanings for the Key Rosh Hashanah Customs and Prayers, and prepare yourself for a different kind of Rosh Hashanah.
 
Tuesday evening Sep 14th 7:30pm - "Unlocking Yom… Read More »

6 Week Hebrew Reading Beginners & Refreshers Course &

6 Week Hebrew Reading Beginners & Refreshers Course &
New Hebrew Conversation Course


Hebrew SchoolReading & understanding the Hebrew language is one the most important elements of advancing one’s Jewish involvement. Whether it’s the desire to pray in the original, read the Torah, or to read the many Jewish works that have not been translated, have a basic ability to read Hebrew, many people are looking to expand their horizons with the ability to read the Hebrew tongue or to be able to converse in Hebrew. For this reason the Chabad Center of Sudbury will be offereing two separate courses this year, 1. Hebrew Reading, 2. Conversational Hebrew.

Hebrew Reading Course

If you want to refresh your Hebrew reading or learn… Read More »

Medicine and Morals Course: Your Jewish Guide Through Life's Tough Decisions

Medicine and Morals: Your Jewish Guide Through Life's Tough Decisions

 

A CME Accredited Course 

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Begins October 26th 2010

• How is Jewishness determined in the case of surrogate motherhood?

• Are you permitted, or perhaps even obliged, to donate a kidney to save the life of a loved one?

• May you pursue a dangerous experimental treatment that has the risk of shortening life?

 Should your children and teens have the autonomy to refuse a potentially… Read More »

Jewish Wisdom & Mysticism on Marriage & Relationships

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Marriage, Love, & Relationships

Jewish Wisdom & Mysticism on Marriage & Relationships

A fascinating 3 week course that will challenge your thinking, capture your emotions, and empower your relationship.

Jewish Teachings and Mysticism contain a wealth of empowering tools and secrets that have helped nurture relationships and marriages for thousands of years. Join us for a captivating journey through Marriage, Love, & Intimacy through a Jewish lens and discover how age old Jewish wisdom can enhance your life and empower your relationship. Discover Judaism’s tools of marriage that foster and develop a healthy balance of individuality, career, family,  and relationships, and discover… Read More »

Kosher & Beyond Course

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 Eating, Kosher, & Judaism in the 21st Century

 

Have you ever wondered what is Kosher? What is the real story? Does this have any meaning in the 21st century? Is it about healthy eating? Is it about ethics and morals?

Join us for a journey through the origins, history, spiritual meaning, and modern day application & relevance of "Kosher".

This course will explore the early origins of values to how we eat, look through the biblical sources to see how it developed, discover some fascinating tidbits of info, delve into the spiritual purpose of Kosher, probe into the Jewish approach to food and eating, deal with modern day questions and applications, analyze… Read More »

Beyond Never Again Course

Portraits in Leadership Course

Portraits in Leadership

Course Rationale

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We are a generation obsessed with the subject of leadership, perhaps because it seems that there are no leaders anymore. In our information age, heroes inevitably turn out to have clay feet, and it is clear that power and greatness do not necessarily go hand in hand. It is easy to wonder whether there were ever true heroes. Perhaps we were all once simply more naïve. We react to our disappointment and disillusionment by defining leadership down, placing it within the grasp of anyone who is willing to reach for that gold ring while astride their wooden horse on the merry-go-round of life. Yet even in our jaded times, we have the power to be moved by the everyday heroes who never sought… Read More »

Kabbalah, Life & You 3 Week Course

Kabbalah, Life & You

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A new three week course on Kabbalah & Jewish Mysticism will launch this January at the Chabad Center of Sudbury. Kabbalah has long been part of Jewish study and has helped shape many Jewish traditions, teachings, and experiences. Throughout Jewish History Kabbalah has provided unique teachings, real life inspiration, and fulfillment and happiness to so many from all walks of life.

The new course entitled “Kabbalah, Life & You” will address the history and development of Kabbalah in Jewish teachings through the ages, its relevance to personal life, its guidance for fulfillment and happiness, and real life teachings from the Masters of Kabbalah.

The course will take place for three Tuesday… Read More »

Soul Maps: Kabbalah to Navigate Your Inner World

 

 

Soul Maps: Kabbalah to Navigate Your Inner World



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Begining Wednesday November 12th

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Our upcoming course, Soul Maps, introduces you to the Tanya, a 200-year-old text with a revolutionary new look at human psychology. It provides Kabbalah-based tools to help you understand yourself.

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Kabbalah and the Bible

Kabbalah and the Bible

Discover the pragmatic and mystical relevance of the Hebrew Scriptures at this intriguing class on Biblical passages. See how the Torah's ancient stories and doctrines are as relevant as stem cell research - in ways you might not have imagined. By carefully reading the original Hebrew text (with simultaneous English translation) and exploring classic commentaries, this class will enable you to uncover some of the Torah's most fascinating hidden recesses. With an added Kabbalistic twist, you get an hour of inspirational study that may forever change the way you think about life, spirituality and Judaism.

Next class Tuesday October 31st at 7:30pm.

To be held at 41 Old Meadow Road, Sudbury, MA 01776

Please RSVP… Read More »

The Soul of Graphology

The Soul of Graphology

 

Discover how Graphology works.  Explore how handwriting reflects the author’s personality.  Encounter some techniques and methods used by graphologists.  Uncover the spiritual dimension of Graphology according to Jewish Mysticism.

 

Mr. Arieh Freeman of London, England has lectured on various topics such as Graphology, the art of the Jewish Scribe, and ancient Jewish writings.  He resides in London, England where he works full time in an insurance firm and part time as a Judaic Scribe. 

 

This lecture is being hosted by Chabad of Sudbury and will be held on May 30th at 7:30pm at the Sudbury Senior Center 40 Fairbank Road, Sudbury 01776, suggested donation $5 per… Read More »

The Kabbalah of Mount Sinai

The Kabbalah of Mount Sinai

 

Discover the inner dimensions of this historical event.

 

In this lecture and interactive discussion we will explore the mystical and practical side of this historical event according to traditional Jewish teachings. We will discuss topics such as, how does the Kabbalah explain the story? Isn't it just a historical event? What meaning does it have in today's world and lifestyle?

 

This lecture is in connection with the Jewish holiday of Shavuot which is celebrated on June 2nd and 3rd when we commemorate the giving of Ten Commandments at Mount Sinai. The class will take place on Wednesday the 24th of May at 7:30pm at the Wingate at Sudbury 136 Boston Post Road.

 

For more info… Read More »

You Be the Judge II: Course

New 3 week Parsha series

 

 

 


New 3 week Parsha series at our new weekly Torah Study Group
 
Learn, Schmooze, and Nosh
 
Delve into the Torah portion of the week. Discover its relevance to you, your life, and your week. Join us for an inspiring weekly discussion on the Torah portion which will include exciting and captivating insights into the Parsha from the mystic, ancient, and modern commentaries.
 
Relaxing, stimulating, and thought provoking!
 
Thursday Jan 15th 8pm
Parshat Shemot: A look at the beginning of Jewish life in Egypt, Moses as youngster, and the beginnings of persecution.
 
Thursday Jan 22nd 7:30pm
Parshat Vaera: The beginning of the plagues… Read More »

Talmudic Ethics

Talmudic Ethics

Coming in May to Sudbury

Talmudic law is a 3000-year-old system of jurisprudence that continues to develop organically and to be practiced today. In this course, we look at the classic books, codes, commentaries and responsa that are the sources of Jewish law and its thought, as well as contemporary cases in civil law that have come before the beit din, the court system of Jewish law. Although modern life brings many new dilemmas, the beit din decides law by taking into account precedent as found in the Talmud and other Jewish legal literature.

The focus of the course is ethics. The relation between law and its practice and ethics is a fundamental matter. Eminent legalists in the Western legal tradition speak of… Read More »

Heaven on Earth: Timeless Vessels, Timely Lessons

Stimulus for your Mind & Soul

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Don’t miss our three week Adult Ed Series on the upcoming High Holidays and Sukkot

This is High Holiday 101 Preparation as you discover how to get the High out of the Holiday and to find relevance in these important dates. 

Rosh Hashanah Class

Wednesday Sep 16th 8pm - Where are the New Year Fireworks?

Is the Jewish New Year a somber time? Why are there no fireworks? And what is it really all about?

Come and join us for this great interactive class and experience Rosh Hashanah on a different plane.

Texts and Refreshments included.

Yom Kippur Class

Wednesday Sep 23rd 8pm - Why can't I have my bagel?

Why can't I have my bagel and Starbuck's coffee on Yom… Read More »

“Attaining Freedom" Series

 

“Torah Studies” Launched in Sudbury

A new series of classes entitled “Attaining Freedom” will begin this week at the Chabad Center of Sudbury.  The classes are part of the new Torah Studies program developed by the world-renowned Jewish Learning Institute which are now being offered by the Chabad Center of Sudbury. 

The Torah Studies program brings you the tradition of classical Jewish learning in a series of clear and engaging weekly classes.  Probing the ideas and issues presented in each week’s Torah portion, the Torah Studies classes offer timely lessons for living – from the most timeless of all texts. The streamlined curriculum is complemented by comprehensive textbooks… Read More »

Soul Quest Course

Biblical Reflections Course

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