Saturday Morning Lecture Series

“Shabbat Tarbudat” 5779 –  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 24, 2018 –  Lecturer:  Adv. Guiora Debel, notary and mediator
“Legal Tools for Preparing for Life’s Eventualities: Notarized Power-of-Attorney, Enduring Power-of-Attorney, Preliminary Instructions, and More”

December 8, 2018 Lecturer: Professor of Musicology Jehoash Hirshberg
“The Oratorio ‘Judas Maccabaeus’ by Handel – the English Interpretation of Jewish Heroism”

January 19, 2019 –  Lecturer:  Inbar Erlich, instructor in literature and Israeli culture, pedagogical coordinator, and vice-principal of the Joint Educational Center “Har-Vagai” at Kibbutz Dafna
“The Search for the Lost Key – Jewish Identity in the State (Mamlachti) Education System”

February 9, 2019 –  Lecturer: Rica Hed, former editor of programming at “Kol Hamusica” (“The Voice of Music” radio station)
“‘Fidelity and Freedom’ – a Look into the Social World and Status of Composers, and Listening to Their Music”

March 9, 2019 –  Lecturer:  Rabbi Hillel Millgram, author of “Judges and Saviors, Deborah and Samson: Reflections of a World in Chaos”
“Will the Real Samson Please Stand Up?”
(the lecture will be in English)

April 27, 2019 – Lecturer: Tzila Ben-Ari, senior guide and lecturer at Yad Vashem and at the Herzl Center for Education and Zionism
Sparks of Light – Stories of the ‘Righteous Among the Nations'”

May 18, 2019 – Lecturer: Pastor Danny Kopp from the Baptist Church on Narkis Street.
“If a Jew Can Be an American, Can a Baptist Be an Israeli?  A History of Baptists/Protestants in Israel” (the lecture will be in English)