Lifelong Learning

We offer a variety of adult learning opportunities throughout the year -- from ongoing classes to individual programs and guest speakers. Everyone is welcome to join us; open to the community.

Upcoming offerings by day of the week include: 

MONDAY: 

Monday Morning Mystics
Led by Rabbi Alper
Monday Mornings beginning February 4
10:00 am - 11:00 am at Temple Israel
This class is an introduction to the history and practice of key Jewish mystics including Isaac Luria, Rebbe Nachman of Breslov, and others. Everyone is welcome to join us!

 

TUESDAY: 

Life in Transition
First Tuesday of each month: February 5, March 5, April 2, May 7, June 4, July 2 and August 6
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm at Temple Israel
Are you dealing with the loss of a loved one, divorce, job change, retirement, or a serious illness? Join us for an open and enriching conversation where we'll discuss a healthy grieving process, resolution, and adjustment strategies for moving forward and finding fulfillment. The group is facilitated by Jan Nykin, LCSW, a psychotherapist in private practice with a Para-Rabbinic certification. 

Exploring Life's Journey
Third Tuesday of each month: February 19, March 19, April 16, May 21, June 18, July 16, and August 20
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm at Temple Israel
What is your purpose in life? Do God and spirituality play a role and how do you fit into the larger universe? Join us for this exciting group discussion as you connect with Judaism, spirituality, and transform into your highest self. The group is facilitated by Jan Nykin, LCSW, a psychotherapist in private practice with a Para-Rabbinic certification. 

 

SATURDAY: 

Saturday Morning Bible Study
Saturday Morning Bible Study with Rabbi Emeritus Mark L. Shook begins on October 13, 2018 and runs through April 27, 2019
9:15 am Continental Breakfast
9:45 am - 10:45 Bible Study 
The popular and long-running Bible study class with Rabbi Shook continues this fall. This year, we’ll continue the study of the Prophet Ezekiel, focusing on the second half of the book. New students are always welcome. No previous experience is necessary. Students are asked to bring their own Bibles; Jewish Publication Society Tanach is preferred but not required. 
Questions? Contact Rabbi Shook at mshook@ti-stl.org or 314-432-8050.

 


 

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.

 

Adult Education

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Congregation Temple Israel

#1 Rabbi Alvan D. Rubin Dr.
(Ladue @ Spoede Road)
St. Louis, MO 63141-7670

Office: (314) 432 - 8050
Fax: (314) 432 - 8053
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Temple Israel Office Hours:
Monday - Thursday  9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Preschool Office Hours:
Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 

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