We offer a variety of adult learning opportunities throughout the year -- from ongoing classes to individual programs and guest speakers.
Current offerings include:
Judaism for Beginners
Join Rabbi Feder on Monday mornings, from 10:00 am - 11:00 am, for a casual introduction to Judaism class. This class is perfect for Jews, those considering conversion, and those in interfaith families. All are welcome to join in at any time! No question is too basic or too tough. This class in ongoing and led by Rabbi Amy Feder.
Torah and Takeout: Young Professional's Edition (No class in September or December 2015)
This monthly series for young professional's (20s, 30s and 40s) explores Torah while enjoying delicious takeout themed around the Torah discussion of the month. Torah topics include subjects that are important to this demographic including interfaith relationships, women in leadership, how Jewish history and practice pertain to modern-day Judaism and Jewish life, and how to weave Reform Judaism into everyday practice for our future generations. $12/person. Babysitting available for $5/child. Led by Rabbi Michael Alper.
Bring a sack lunch and a Bible and join Rabbi Alper every Tuesday, from 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm for a lively, interactive discussion of the week's Torah portion. All are welcome! Come every week or whenever you have time. Led by Rabbi Michael Alper.
Shabbat Morning Bible Study with Rabbi Shook (October 3, 2015 - April 30, 2016)
Taught by Rabbi Mark L. Shook, Rabbi Emeritus of Temple Israel and Adjunct Professor of Jewish Philosophy at Saint Louis University, this popular weekly exploration of the Bible has been a part of Temple Israel's adult education program for more than 30 years. The class meets from 9:45-10:45 am each Saturday morning at Temple Israel.
Contact Rabbi Shook at 314-432-8050 or email@example.com for information.
Interested in classes at TI?
If there is a class topic that interests you, but you don't see it offered above, please contact Rabbi Alper to discuss your interests and/or for more information about all adult learning opportunities.