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Jewish history learning program scheduled for Mondays in Colonie
COLONIE — A six-session course from the Rohr Jewish Learning Institute that offers a panoramic overview of 3,000 years of Jewish learning is being presented by Colonie Chabad on Mondays starting Jan. 30.
The series is titled “Book Smart.”
“You will experience the different genres that shape Jewish life, including Tanach, Midrash, Talmud, Halachah, Philosophy, Kabbalah, Musar, Chasidism, and meet the influential personalities who drove 30 centuries of Jewish scholarship,” Rabbi Mordechai Rubin said. “Whether you’re meeting these texts for the first time or as a seasoned scholar, this course will inform and enrich all your Jewish learning.”
The courses begin at 7 p.m. in person and over Zoom. Sign-in information will be provided upon enrollment. Enroll online: myjli.com/learn/colonie. Details may be obtained by calling 518-368-7886 or by e-mailing: [email protected]