Upper Midtown Chabad Lubavitch, Inc.

Upper Midtown Chabad Lubavitch, Inc.

Upper Midtown Chabad Lubavitch, Inc.
336 East 53rd Street, New York, NY 10022 USA
Office: 212-758-3770
Email: umchabad@gmail.com
Web: chabadsutton.org

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Past Courses

The Art of Parenting -
About the Course

As parents, we worry about the well-being of our kids; about their future, and about our role in shaping it. In The Art of Parenting, we scale the challenges that face us as parents and explore timeless insights from Jewish wisdom to instill values, foster independence, and ensure the long-term success and emotional well-being of our children.

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Date 6 Thursdays, Feb 12th - Mar 26th 2015
Time 8:00 PM - 9:15 PM
Fee $50.00 +$99.00 book fee

Journey of the Soul: An Exploration of Life, Death, and What Lies Beyond -
About the Course

Journey of the Soul explores the mysteries surrounding the spiritual dimension of our existence—our destiny that continues even after we’ve shed our earth-bound body suit. We examine the transition of the soul into the hereafter, the kinds of legacies that are valued even after we’ve forsaken this earthly existence, and the accompanying emotional journey and rituals that help the soul and those closest to it prepare for its new reality.

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Date 6 Tuesdays, Nov 3rd - Dec 15th 2015
Time 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Fee $99.00
to make payment with a check please call our front office at 212-758-3770 ext 4

The Jewish Course of Why -
About the Course

Give your Judaism the intellection you know it deserves. Prepare to tackle the quizzical, queer, and seemingly-unanswerable questions about Jewish belief and practice.

Ever wondered why there are so many Jews in Hollywood? Why Jews eat gefilte fish and cholent and wish each other mazal tov and l’chaim? Why the Bible sanctions slavery and animal sacrifices? What is the cause of antisemitism? What does Judaism say about Christianity? About the role of women in Jewish life? You will also gain insight into mysterious Jewish practices, strange biblical narratives, and enigmas of Jewish identity.  

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Date 6 Tuesdays, Feb 2nd - Mar 8th 2016
Time 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Fee $99.00
co-taught by Rabbi Shmuel & Raizy Metzger

Strength and Struggle: Lessons in Character from the Stories of Our Prophets -
About the Course

In Strength and Struggle we unlock the secrets of great character by exploring some of the most dramatic narratives and inspiring personalities in all of history. Set in the midst of our nation’s formative years, an era in which our ancestors fought to carve out a civilization among hostile neighbors, these thrilling tales of judges, kings, and prophets reach into the essence of the human condition. Their heroes and antiheroes teach us eternal lessons of struggle and triumph, courage and humility, hope and resilience.

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Date 6 Tuesdays, May 10th - Jun 14th 2016
Time 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Fee $99.00
Instructors: Rabbi Shmuel Metzger Mrs. Raizy Metzger Please note: The date for this course has been mistakenly printed as the May 17th on the flyer. The course begins on May 10th.

How Success Thinks: Jewish Secrets for Leading a Productive Life -
About the Course

Whether it’s at home, in the office, or in your personal life, everyone craves success. This course provides uniquely Jewish ways of thinking to help you develop a growth mindset, identify and cultivate your signature strengths, deal with your weaknesses, and overcome the obstacles to your success.

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Date 6 Tuesdays, Nov 15th - Dec 20th 2016
Time 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Fee $99.00
Course Fee includes textbook. Course will be taught by Mrs. Raizy Metzger and Rabbi Shmuel Metzger.

Survival of a Nation: Exploring Israel Through the Lens of the Six-Day War -
About the Course

Experience an inspiring and thrilling account of what was then considered the most improbable and astonishing victory in all of military history.

Drawing on ideas of great Jewish writers and thinkers from throughout the ages, Survival of a Nation presents the Six-Day War as you’ve never experienced it before.

Its six sessions confront the impossible yet important questions of our time with affectionate and fervent patriotism, while also remaining realistic, and morally anchored.

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Date 6 Tuesdays, May 9th - Jun 20th 2017
Time 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Fee $99.00
and Rabbi Metzger

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