Oct 19, 2010

Global Day of Jewish Learning

Sunday, November 7, 2010

10:00-1:00pm, FREE

Jewish Community Center of the East Bay

1414 Walnut Street

Berkeley, CA 94709

For a schedule of classes and teachers, please click here!

Join us at the JCC of the East Bay for snacks, schmoozing and studying as the East Bay Jewish community celebrates the Global Day of Jewish Learning, a world-wide celebration in honor of Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz, who is completing his landmark 45-volume translation and commentary of the Talmud. This free event will include classes taught by local Rabbis and Academics on Jewish topics ranging from Talmud and texts to modern literature and philosophy.

Co-Sponsors include:

Aquarian Minyan

Berkeley Hillel

Beth Jacob Congregation

Chochmat HaLev

The Center for Jewish Living & Learning

Center for Jewish Studies - Graduate Theological Union

Congregation Beth El

Congregation Beth Israel

Congregation Netivot Shalom

Jewish Community Center of the East Bay

Kehilla Community Synagogue

Library for the Judaica Collection at the Doe-Moffitt Libraries, University of California

Merkavah Torah Institute

Temple Beth Hillel

For more information and detailed schedule see: www.jcceastbay.org/jewish_life or http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=138667109514541

The Jewish Community Center of the East Bay, with locations in Berkeley and Oakland, is a dynamic non-profit organization that promotes intellectual, experiential and spiritual exploration of Jewish culture and tradition; build joyful, progressive and inclusive community; and inspires the active pursuit of Tikkun Olam (repair of the world). Any questions or comments on the day's events, please contact Ron Feldman at ronf@jcceastbay.org or (510) 848-0237 ext. 146