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2020-21 Lecture Series schedule

See Adult Education on the TINW Calendar

Oct. 22, 10:30 am to 12:00 pm - Ed Ginsberg
A NIGHT AT THE GARDEN 1939: A 
LOOK AT ANTI-SEMITISM THEN AND NOW
Historian and lecturer Mr. Ginsberg will give us a unique look of anti-Semitism at the start of WWII up to today.

Nov. 4, 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm - Rabbi Jennifer Jaech
SURPRISING STORIES AND WHAT THEY TEACH US

If you think you know all there is to know about our history, think again. Join Rabbi Jaech as she explains stories that will startle you.

Nov. 19, 10:30 am to 12:00 pm - Marty Schneit
THE LOWER EAST SIDE

The ever-entertaining Marty Schneit returns to take you on a trip down Memory Lane to visit NYC’s Lower East Side.

Jan 14, 10:30 am to 12:00 pm - Joe Maldonato
CONVERSOS AND SPANISH CITIZENSHIP: MY JOURNEY TO THE ORTHODOX COMMUNITY

Join this distinguished graduate of the Albert Einstein School of Medicine as we explore his spiritual journey, including the Jewish customs and foods among the B’nai Anusim of the Spanish Caribbean. This lecture will be presented via Zoom.

Feb 18, 10:30 am to 12:00 pm - Eddie Pleasant
BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Join TINW's own choir director Eddie Pleasant in music and song.

March 18, 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm - Bruce Appelbaum
FEISTY JEWS

The pandemic cancelled Bruce last season, but now he’s back. Talk about a feisty Jews!

April 15, 10:30 am to 12:00 pm - Jack Judd
MY DUAL CAREER

Long-time TINW member Jack will tell us about his dual career as a professor and a historian.

April 22, 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm - Peter Somogyi
HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR

Mr. Somogyi at age 11 was brought to Auschwitz and was presented to Dr. Joseph Mengele along with his twin brother. This lecture is brought to us by the Holocaust & Human Rights Education Center.

May 20, 10:30 am to 12:00 pm - David Sperling
MIRACLE AND MAGIC IN THE BIBLE AND TALMUD

TINW’s Scholar in Residence Prof. Sperling will present unusual stories that will astonish and amaze you.

More Event Information

Evening Lectures are sponsored by the Temple Israel Brotherhood. All other lectures are presented by J.E.W.E.L (Jewish Education While Eating Lunch) and Adult Education of Temple Israel of Northern Westchester.

All events are held in the Roth Family Community Room and are open to Temple members and members of the community at no charge.  Light refreshments will be served.  For the J.E.W.E.L presentations, bring your own lunch…we’ll supply the coffee and cookies.

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