Jewish Education Upcoming Events

Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning: 2019-2020 Core Curriculum

Thursdays, September 19, 2019-May 14, 2020 | 10:00 am-12:15 pm
Epstein Music Studio
Lawrence Family JCC

For 27 weeks, Melton students will embark on a journey that strengthens their relationship to Judaism, with lessons surrounding life and death, society, ethics and morality, historical events and future challenges.
2019-2020 topics: Ethics of Jewish Living and Crossroads of Jewish History

Price: $500 | JCC Members: $400*
Textbooks: $60

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Beginning Conversational Hebrew

Wednesdays, September 18-December 11, 2019 | 7:00-8:30 pm
Youth J Team Room
Lawrence Family JCC

Come and learn basic Hebrew vocabulary and improve your conversation skills. While most of the class will be dedicated to speaking, there will be time to practice reading as well. Instructor Orli Moses is an enthusiastic and experienced teacher of all levels of Hebrew - she will make it fun and interesting! Book provided.

Instructor: Orli Moses

Price: $145 | JCC Member Price: $120


From Mendelssohn to Mahler: Art and the Politics of Race

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 | 10:30-11:30 am
Coronado Public Library
640 Orange Avenue, Coronado

Pre-concert Lecturer for the San Diego Symphony Nuvi Mehta will lead a talk on brief biographies of Mendelssohn and Mahler with a discussion on the music of their times, including examples from Mendelssohn’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Mahler’s fifth symphony.

Price: Free

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Jewish Medical Ethics: A 21st Century Discussion

Tuesdays, January 14-March 31, 2020 | 7:00-8:30 pm
Shel Peller Executive Board Room
Lawrence Family JCC

This new curriculum written by Rabbi Elliot Dorff, PhD and taught by Rabbi Ralph Dalin, Jewish Medical Ethics explores Jewish approaches to a number of 21st century ethical issues, including human cloning, surrogate motherhood, genetic identity, assisted suicide, and genetic manipulation.

Price: $250 | JCC Members: $200*
Textbooks: $45

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