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WINTER SESSION

       
Winter Classes | Instructors
       

Registration: 204-452-3711 or hello@szwinnipeg.ca
Information: 204-975-3489 or rena@szwinnipeg.ca

WEEKNIGHTS


IT’S ALL ABOUT RELATIONSHIPS

With Arielle Branitsky

This course explores the relationships related to great leadership. In every class, learners will participate in a text study and have an opportunity to apply the knowledge to their own context. The sessions will include time for reflection, discussion, and exploring personal leadership styles and strengths.
Tue, Jan 9, 23, Feb 6, 20, Mar 6, 20
7:30 to 9:00 PM

$150 (Members & Students $90)

YOU BE THE JUDGE
With Rabbi Anibal Mass

This discussion group engages participants in real case studies that present examples of ethical dilemmas often addressed by Jewish law and values.
Mon, Feb 5, 12, 26, Mar 5, 12, 19
7:30-9:00 PM

$42 (Members & Students: $25)

B’NAI NEVI’IM: Children of Prophets Chavurah
With Rabbi Alan Green

This course offers a fascinating glimpse into the early history of Israel, and the complex and harrowing history through which we were guided by both Prophet and King, dozens of centuries before our own complex era up until the destruction of the First Temple in 586 BCE.
Wed, Dec 13, 2018: Jan 10, 24, Feb 7, 21, Mar 7, 21
8:00 - 9:30 PM

No Cost

THE SEINFELD SAGA:
With Rabbi Matthew Leibl

Each week this class will explore a different episode of the classic 90s sitcom that touches on a Jewish topic. From Jewish food to gossip, from Jewish dating to dealing with anti-Semitism, from conversion to brit milah, each week students will use Seinfeld as a jumping-off-point to yada, yada, yada about familiar Jewish themes and uncover new conclusions.
Thu, Jan 18, 25, Feb 1, 8, 15, Mar 1 (no class Feb 22)
7:00 to 8:30 PM

$42 (Members and Students $25)
Drop-in: $10/Class

SHABBAT


CHAVURAH PEER LED LEARNING

Lively discussion revolving around a selection of Jewish philosophical texts led by congregants.
On Select Shabbat Mornings from 9:00 to 10:00 AM
If you’d like to lead a study group with friends, please contact our Director of Education for details at 204-975-3489 or rena@szwinnipeg.ca.

TORAH L’CHAYIM
With Rabbi Anibal Mass

Join us for a discussion of the weekly Torah portion and insight into Jewish holidays as they relate to modern day life.
Every Shabbat from 1:00 to 2:30 PM

PRIVATE GROUPS

Private group sessions can be booked with Rabbi Matthew Leibl in businesses or other off-site locations - catering included! Please contact our Director of Adult Education for details at 204-975-3489 or rena@szwinnipeg.ca.

SPECIAL INTEREST GROUPS


NOW WE ARE ONE
With Dr Rena Secter Elbaze

This course will engage young couples in Jewish life and living as they embark on their journey as a couple. Sessions will cover topics connected to setting up a Jewish home, relationship building, and raising a family through problem solving and addressing life’s challenges as seen through a Jewish lens.
Tue, Jan 16, Mar 13
7:30 to 9:30 PM

$30 per Couple per Session

THE REAL WOMEN OF JEWISH WINNIPEG: Women’s Networking Group
With Dr Rena Secter Elbaze

This group offers women an opportunity to meet over a glass of wine and appetizers to discuss strategies for surviving and thriving within the challenges of modern living, inspired by Jewish wisdom.
Mon, Jan 30, Apr 24
7:30 - 9:30 PM

$15/Session

THE WONDER YEARS
With Dr. Rena Secter Elbaze

Join other Bar Mitzvah parents for this series of meetings, workshops and schmoozing events as you prepare for the opportunities and dynamism of your children’s first steps into the world of grown-ups.
Mon, Jan 22, Mar 19
7:30 - 9:30 PM

$30/Session

LUNCH & LEARN


WEAPONS OF MASS CONSTRUCTION: Jewish Wisdom For A Modern World
With Rabbi Anibal Mass

Judaism provides a blueprint for navigating and succeeding in the modern world. This course addresses the key challenges of our times and provides a framework for dealing with relationships, stress management, grief and motivation.
Schmoozers on Main Street, Asper Campus
Thu, Dec 7, 2018: Jan 11, 25
Noon - 1:00 PM

Course is Free, Lunch can be purchased at the venue

Jewish Values
With Dr Rena Secter Elbaze

This workshop on Jewish values explores the laws guiding the human experience concerning our relationship with the creator, with one another and with the world around us through the lens of Midot or character building. Sessions will focus on a practical interpretation of these laws as they pertain to the world of business, healthcare, social justice and the environment. Important topics include: Respect, Recognition, Responsibility, Compassion, Justice, and The Pursuit of Peace
Location: Shaarey Zedek
Tue, Mar 6, 20, Apr 3 (Pesach), 17, May 1
Noon

$110 or $25 a Session
(Includes 3 Course Gourmet Lunch)

FALL 2017 // COURSES CURRENTLY IN SESSION


WALKING THE BIBLE
With Rabbi Alan Green

Based on Bruce Feiler’s bestselling book, this class explores the Torah through an uplifting photographic journey across three continents from the slopes of Mount Ararat to Har Sinai where Moses received
the 10 Commandments.
Sun, Nov 26, Dec 3, 10
10:30 AM - Noon
$21 (Members and Students: $15)
Drop-in $10/Class

CHOOSING JUDAISM
A course for both Jews, exploring their faith,
and Non-Jews wanting to learn about or convert
to Judaism
With Rabbi Anibal Mass

A comprehensive program that is suitable for both those who are new to the Jewish faith and for Jews who wish to learn something new about Judaism. The curriculum covers the Jewish Lifecycle, the Jewish calendar with in-depth explanations of the meaning, rituals and history of the Jewish holidays and Shabbat. The course delves into important topics such as Jewish values, Kashrut, the place of sexuality and ritual purity, Zionism and the Jewish State, the Holocaust, Jewish Spirituality
and Mysticism.
Sundays, Sep 17 to May 13, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
$300/Person, $500/Couple

KABBALAH
With Rabbi Alan Green

Learn how to unlock the spiritual power within you through this insightful journey into the secret world of Kabbalah.
Learn to create inner peace through meditative practices, breathing techniques and chants to inspire introspection and personal growth.
Tue, Nov 7, 21, Dec 5, 19
7:30-9:00 PM
$28 (Members and Students: $18)

B’NAI NEVI’IM: Children of Prophets Chavurah
With Rabbi Alan Green

This course offers a fascinating glimpse into the early history of Israel, and the complex and harrowing history through which we were guided by both Prophet and King, dozens of centuries before our own complex era up until the destruction of the First Temple in 586 BCE.
Wed, Oct 18, Nov 1, 15, 29,
Dec 13, 2018: Jan 10, 24,
Feb 7, 21, Mar 7
8:00 - 9:30 PM
No Cost

SHABBAT

 

CHAVURAH PEER LED LEARNING

Lively discussion revolving around a selection of Jewish philosophical texts led by congregants.
On Select Shabbat Mornings from 9:00 to 10:00 AM
To Be Announced

TORAH L’CHAYIM
With Rabbi Anibal Mass

Join us for a discussion of the weekly Torah portion and insight into Jewish holidays as they relate to modern day life.
Every Shabbat from 1:00 to 2:30 PM

PRIVATE GROUPS


21st CENTURY PARSHA

This dynamic course connects the weekly Torah portions to 21st Century life through lively presentations and discussions filled with intrigue, suspense, tension and excitement.
Call to arrange!
Individual lunch-hour sessions can be booked in businesses or other off-site locations. Catering included.

LUNCH AND LEARN


WEAPONS OF MASS CONSTRUCTION: Jewish Wisdom
For A Modern World
With Rabbi Anibal Mass

Judaism provides a blueprint for navigating and succeeding in the modern world. This course addresses the key challenges of our times and provides a framework for dealing with relationships, stress management, grief and motivation.
Schmoozers on Main Street, Asper Campus
Thu, Oct 26, Nov 9, 23, Dec 7, 2018: Jan 11, 25
Noon - 1:00 PM

Course is Free, Lunch can be purchased at the venue

CHAMISHI (Thursdays) @ THE ZEDEK:
Professional Development for Young Adults


YOUNG PROFESSIONALS MEET ANCIENT WISDOM

With Dr Rena Secter Elbaze
The course explores modern professional development informed by ancient Jewish wisdom. Topics include Leadership, Motivation, Branding and Communications Informal social networking will take place in the second hour.
Thu, Nov 9, 16, 30, Dec 7, 14
7:30 to 9:30 PM
$42 (Members and Students $25)
Drop-in: $10/Class

SPECIAL INTEREST GROUPS

THE REAL WOMEN OF JEWISH WINNIPEG: Women’s Networking Group
With Dr Rena Secter Elbaze

This group offers women an opportunity to meet over a glass of wine and appetizers to discuss strategies for surviving and thriving within the challenges of modern living, inspired by Jewish wisdom.
Mon, Nov 22, Jan 30, Apr 24
7:30 - 9:30 PM
$15 Per Class or $35 For All Three

 

Registration: 204-452-3711 or hello@szwinnipeg.ca
Information: 204-975-3489 or rena@szwinnipeg.ca


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