Loading Courses

Upcoming Courses

Courses Search and Views Navigation

Notice: Utilizing the form controls will dynamically update the content
View Cart/Checkout >>

September 2019

Hebrew Level F — Fall 2019

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 thru Tuesday, December 10, 2019
11:00 AM to 12:15 PM
Topics: Hebrew, Languages
Educator: Orna Morad
Congregation Beth Am, 26790 Arastradero Road
Los Altos, CA 94022 United States
$180 – $300

This course further expands fluency in Hebrew conversation and comprehension, and is designed for students with a reasonably developed level of modern Hebrew speaking and understanding. It continues building student vocabulary, grammar, and fluency skills through conversational techniques. The level will be set by the instructor at the first class session.

Find out more »

Hebrew Level C – Fall 2019

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 thru Tuesday, December 10, 2019
6:15 PM to 7:30 PM
Topics: Hebrew, Languages
Educator: Orna Morad
Congregation Beth Am, 26790 Arastradero Road
Los Altos, CA 94022 United States
$180 – $300

This class is a continuation from the beginning level sessions. Students will learn Hebrew words and sentences while developing vocabulary, grammar, and basic conversational skills. The instructor will show both patience and sensitivity to the needs of adult learners who have limited time for study.

Find out more »

Hebrew Level B (mornings) — Fall 2019

Thursday, September 12, 2019 thru Thursday, December 12, 2019
9:00 AM to 10:15 AM
Topics: Hebrew, Languages
Educator: Orna Morad
Congregation Beth Am, 26790 Arastradero Road
Los Altos, CA 94022 United States
$180 – $300

This class is a continuation from the beginning level sessions. Students will learn Hebrew words and sentences while developing vocabulary, grammar, and basic conversational skills. The instructor will show both patience and sensitivity to the needs of adult learners who have limited time for study.

Find out more »

Hebrew Level D – Fall 2019

Thursday, September 12, 2019 thru Thursday, December 12, 2019
10:30 AM to 11:45 AM
Topics: Hebrew, Languages
Educator: Orna Morad
Congregation Beth Am, 26790 Arastradero Road
Los Altos, CA 94022 United States
$180 – $300

Students will learn Hebrew words and sentences while developing vocabulary, grammar, and basic conversational skills. The instructor will show both patience and sensitivity to the needs of adult learners who have limited time for study.

Find out more »

Hebrew Level E — Fall 2019

Thursday, September 12, 2019 thru Thursday, December 12, 2019
6:00 PM to 7:15 PM
Topics: Hebrew, Languages
Educator: Orna Morad
Congregation Beth Am, 26790 Arastradero Road
Los Altos, CA 94022 United States
$180 – $300

This course further expands fluency in Hebrew conversation and comprehension, and is designed for students with a reasonably developed level of modern Hebrew speaking and understanding. It continues building student vocabulary, grammar, and fluency skills. The level will be set by the instructor at the first class session.

Find out more »

Hebrew Advanced Conversational — Fall 2019

Thursday, September 12, 2019 thru Thursday, December 12, 2019
7:30 PM to 8:45 PM
Topics: Hebrew, Languages
Educator: Orna Morad
Congregation Beth Am, 26790 Arastradero Road
Los Altos, CA 94022 United States
$180 – $300

This course will focus on conversational skills with an attention to improving fluency.

Find out more »

Beginning Yiddish — Fall 2019

Monday, September 16, 2019 thru Tuesday, December 24, 2019
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Topics: Languages, Yiddish
Educator: Ken Blady
JCC East Bay, 1414 Walnut Street
Berkeley, CA 94709 United States
$216 – $360

Learn this rich and colorful language in a relaxed, irreverent and heimisheh atmosphere. All you need is some zitz-fleish (butt + patience) an ardent desire to learn, an interest in Jewish culture, and an ability tzu veren tzeshussen fahr gelechter (to crack up). Stress in this class will be placed on learning the alef beis (print and script), elementary grammar, and reading basic texts. Emphasis will be placed on interactive conversation among students (almost) entirely in Yiddish in order to…

Find out more »

Reading Yiddish Texts — Fall 2019

Monday, September 16, 2019 thru Monday, December 9, 2019
7:15 PM to 9:15 PM
Topics: Languages, Yiddish
Educator: Yael Chaver
JCC East Bay, 1414 Walnut Street
Berkeley, CA 94709 United States
$216 – $360

In this course, we will read and discuss selections of Yiddish prose and poetry from the 19th and 20th centuries. The class will focus on comprehension, based not only on the lexicon and syntax of the Yiddish language, but also on the cultural contexts in which the texts are embedded. Given the relatively late prevalence of standardized spelling in Yiddish, some texts will be studied in their 19th and early 20th-century versions to provide practice and develop confidence in decoding…

Find out more »

Hebrew Beginning Conversational – Fall 2019

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 thru Tuesday, November 26, 2019
7:45 PM to 8:45 PM
Topics: Hebrew, Languages
Educator: Tikva Farber
Tikva’s Classroom, 59 Ashford Ave
Mill Valley, CA 94941 United States
$144 – $240
Find out more »

October 2019

Beginning Prayerbook Biblical Hebrew 1A — Fall 2019

Sunday, October 6, 2019 thru Sunday, December 8, 2019
3:00 PM to 4:25 PM
Educator: Jehon Grist
$144 – $240

Discover the essentials of Prayerbook Hebrew, starting with the alphabet, vowels, sight reading and basic grammar, all in a friendly, supportive environment. We'll also learn some of the key Prayerbook melodies, and discuss the meaning of the prayers. And as always, there will be plenty of coffee, tea and cookies. Required text: "Prayerbook Hebrew the Easy Way" is available for sale at www.afikomen.com. Please purchase the book before the first class session.

Find out more »
+ Export Events