LILMODE - Adult Education Program



LILMODE is the Hebrew word for "learn," but at Congregation Etz Chaim it is so much more! Our programming is thoughtful and thought-provoking, enriching and fun! These programs are open to the community, so bring a friend. 









Interested in taking one of Lilmode's Courses? Click on one of the courses below to learn more!

Jewish Law/Halacha A four-part conversation with Rabbi Dorsch on ancient topics, modern times and some contemporary topics. 92nd Street Y Screening featuring a conversation between Rabbi Peter Rubenstein and Cardinal Timothy Dolan. Learn more!
Jewish History Rabbi Dorsch leads a four-week course with topics in Jewish History.  Adult Conversational Hebrew Do you want to learn how to speak Hebrew? You're in luck!

Note: Class full

Learn to Chant the Evening Services Learn to chant the Mincha and Ma'ariv services. Introduction to the New Siddur Become acquainted with "Siddur Lev Shalem".


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



Looking for a Conservative Synagogue?
Please join us for Shabbat Services!
New and prospective members are always welcome!

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