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October 2020

Do We Still Want Bread and Roses? American Jewish Radicals – Fall 2020

Sunday, October 4, 2020 thru Sunday, October 25, 2020
10:30 AM to 11:45 AM
$72 – $120

Since the late 1880s and early 20th century, American Jews have been active in socialist, anarchist, and other progressive movements. One, Rose Schneiderman, coined the phrase “Give them bread but give them roses too.” Jews impacted social policies from the Triangle Shirtwaist factory fire, through the New Deal under FDR and into contemporary times. In this course, Elaine Leeder will look back at some of the early activists, making connections between their agitator activities and today’s social movements. Leeder will…

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Exploring the Binaries of Jewish Life – Fall 2020

Thursday, October 22, 2020 thru Thursday, November 5, 2020
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Educator: Meg Adler
$54 – $90

Join us in a three-part discussion about how three huge binaries of Jewish life impact our experiences as Jews in the United States. Over these conversations, we will be considering three binaries: religious vs. not religious, "believe in G-d" vs. "don't believe in G-d" and Jewish vs. non-Jewish. Each session will involve some study but mostly, a lot of reflection and community learning. That means you aren't coming to a class as much as an exploration – bring your own…

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Wise Women – Fall 2020

Sunday, October 25, 2020 thru Sunday, November 22, 2020
4:00 PM to 5:15 PM
$90 – $150

There are so many wise Jewish women in the Bay Area. These women are educators, artists, mothers, activists, writers, lawyers, leaders, rabbis, and social workers. They build communities, create beauty, advocate for change, inspire with ritual, protect, and heal. They have so much to teach our community about strength, spirituality, resilience, and creativity. At HaMaqom, we want to learn their Torah. Over six sessions, participants in Wise Women will learn from inspiring women educators of the Bay Area. Each session…

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