Foundations of Jewish Living Class


Have you been wondering how to incorporate Jewish values into your parenting? Then join Rabbi Dorsch, Debbie Deutsch and Heather Blake for Foundations of Jewish Family Living, a yearlong course offered through the Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning, a world renown curriculum, and through the partnership of the Lisa F Brill Institute for Jewish Learning at MJCCA.  There are twenty sessions broken into two parts: 1) A year of values: Exploring values through the Jewish holidays and 2) Day to Day Values: Exploring values for everyday family living. This class provides you with the learning, the language, and the confidence to be a teacher to your own children and support Jewish learning at home.

Class is $50 per person for Etz Chaim members & Preschool families (This is highly subsidized & includes curriculum book)  

Mondays 9:30-11:00 a.m.

CLASS DATES ARE AS FOLLOWS: September 11, October 16, October 23, October 30, November 6, November 13, November 27, December 4, December 11, December 18, January 8, January 22, January 29, February 5, February 12, February 26, March 12, March 26, April 9, April 23

RSVP Deadline is September 1


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Etz Chaim is...

Congregation Etz Chaim is a progressive, egalitarian Conservative synagogue that provides meaningful Jewish experiences in a welcoming, engaging environment.  We offer:


Inspiring religious services
Educational, social, and cultural activities, serving multi-generational needs
A caring community that supports each other through both joyful and challenging life cycle events
Connections with the broader community and opportunities for Tikkun Olam...

Our intention, in all activities, is to provide an environment of warmth and an opportunity for personal growth. We celebrate together, we pray together, and we learn together, making Etz Chaim truly a home away from home. 


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! Come and get involved with your community!

We need 1) A Shabbat Greeter; 2) Social Action volunteers! Contact Joe Freeman



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New and prospective members are always welcome!

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