Lehrhaus Judaica will offer eight levels of Modern Hebrew classes at Congregation Beth Am in Los Altos Hills beginning May 18-21 depending on the level. The instructor, Orna Morad, will also offer advanced conversational Hebrew (starting May 21) and a beginners starting from scratch class in August. Go here to register for a level that is right for you.
Contemporary Jewish Design From Poland
The artwork of the Warsaw-based duo of Helena Czernek and Aleksander Prugar will be showcased in Mi Polin / From Poland April 1-June 25 at the Peninsula Jewish Community Center in Foster City. Each piece tells the story of Poland, Jewish tradition, and spirituality. Mi Polin is a sign of the revival of Jewish life in Poland.
Learning never stops at Lehrhaus so we hope to see you this summer as we explore Jewish humor, ancient themes and modern images, Hebrew, Yiddish, and more. Many classes are available online. Dive into the summer catalog here,
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By Mira Shelub and Fred Rosenbaum
Mira Shelub’s story is stirring and uncommon. Her advanced schooling at the renowned Yiddish-language Real-Gymnasium in the heart of Vilna, the “Jerusalem of the North,” put her in touch with the major Jewish intellectual currents of her day.