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The Great Rabbis and their Writings

The Great Rabbis and their Writings

Join us for an exhilarating journey through 1,000 years of Rabbinic wisdom. Meet the greatest rabbis of all time and sample their classic writings- always with a relevant message to take home.More Details...

Biblical Literacy Book Club

Biblical Literacy Book Club

What really happened in the Garden of Eden? What exactly was the Tower of Babel? Who were the men and women who founded the Jewish people? What was the story of the Exodus, and what could it possibly mean for us today? This isn’t Sunday school anymore! Delve intoMore Details...

Shabbat @ L'Chaim Center

Shabbat @ L'Chaim Center

Join us at L’Chaim Center in Deerfield for our monthly community-wide Shabbat experience. Try out our interactive, instructional services, a class with Ali or simply join us for a delicious Shabbat meal that will inspire you and your whole family.More Details...

Pathways to Mussar

Pathways to Mussar

A Jewish Approach to Spirituality and Growth-Oriented Living Designed with the beginner in mind, this course is for anyone who wants to cultivate a deeper sense of Jewish spirituality and self development in the midst of day-to-day living.More Details...

Jewish Ethics of Life and Death

Jewish Ethics of Life and Death

Explore the Jewish perspective on: The Conjoined Twins Dilemma Real End of Life Predicaments Terminating one Life to Save Another Organ DonationsMore Details...

Kabbalah of Your Soul | What Happens When You Die

Kabbalah of Your Soul | What Happens When You Die

Join Rabbi David in this new powerful class as he delves into the profound and most mystical practices of Judaism and its beliefs about the soul and afterlife.More Details...

Studies in the Book of Exodus

Studies in the Book of Exodus

Join Ali as she continues her weekly class in the Book of Exodus for men and women. Classes will be held every Tuesday morning and will run from September to June. Ali will be taking text from each portion to convey a contemporary insight into leading a more enriched life.More Details...

Taste of Talmud

Taste of Talmud

Here is your chance to know what it means to actually study the pages of the Talmud. Take a user friendly tour through the pages of the Talmud in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere where questions and debate are encouraged! No prior knowledge is required. This class is for men.More Details...

Torah and Tequila

Torah and Tequila

Torah and Tequila, a.k.a. The Honorable Menschen Club meets once a month to drink fine Scotch and engage in powerful discussions on issues that matter the most! We will learn how to apply concepts of Jewish wisdom to improve our marriages, our relationships with our children, and the overall atmosphereMore Details...

Habits of Happiness: Positive Psychology and Judaism

Habits of Happiness: Positive Psychology and Judaism

Explore the concepts of Positive Psychology through the lens of Jewish wisdom, giving practical and meaningful tools to change, be happier, have better relationships and live a more fulfilling lifeMore Details...