“Shabbat Tarbudat” 5778 – Saturday Morning Lecture Series
Entrance is free!
9:30 AM: Shabbat Morning Services, led by Rabbi Ada Zavidov and Cantor Evan Cohen
with musical accompaniment
11 AM: Kiddush
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM: Lecture
List of Lectures (Lectures are in Hebrew Unless Otherwise Noted):
November 4, 2017 – Lecturer: Dr. Gavriel Alexander
“I Was There! The Fall of the Berlin Wall, Thursday, November 9, 1989”
December 16, 2017 – Lecturer: Dr. Elan Ezrachi
On his new book: “Awakened Dream – 50 Years of Complex Unification of Jerusalem”
January 20, 2018 – Lecturer: Rabbi Gilad Kariv, esq., executive director of the Israel Movement for Reform & Progressive Judaism
“The Reform Movement in Israel – Present and Future“
Marking the 60th anniversary of the founding of Kehilat Har-El, the oldest congregation of the Reform Movement.
March 10, 2018 – Lecturer: Orly Shevach, MA, Environmental Education
“We and the Trees Around Us – The Contribution of Trees to Our Quality of Life and Welfare”
April 21, 2018 – Lecturer: Prof. Yuval Shahar, head of the Medical Informatics Research Center at Ben Gurion University.
“Computer Systems and the Technology of Artificial Intelligence in Medical Decision Making.”
May 5, 2018 – In honor of Jerusalem Day: “The House on Hamon Street” – a special performance of stories written and told by Yuval Hamon, including a presentation about his family’s history.
May 26, 2018 – Lecturer: Debby Millgram, MA, Guidance Counseling.
“Guidance Counseling, a Model Ulpan, and the Israeli Education System”
(the lecture will be held in English)
June 23, 2018 – Lecturer: Cantor Prof. Eliyahu Schleifer
“Beautiful Jewish Traditions and Beloved Texts Created as a Result of Mistakes”