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Leap Into Jewish Literacy
with the Melton Program

Click Here to Register >>

Who: All adult learners, including Derech Chayim grads

Class Details:

Cohort 1: SECOND YEAR of CLASSES - Ethics and Dramas (History)
Wednesdays, starting February 12, 2014 (registration is open >>)
from 6:45 pm - 9:00 pm for 30 weeks (with summer break)
Meets at Congregation Har HaShem, Boulder, Colorado

Cohort 2: FIRST YEAR of CLASSES - Rhythms and Purposes
Tuesdays, starting October 1, 2013 (CLASS IS FULL)
from 6:15 pm - 8:30 pm for 30 weeks

Meets at Nevei Kodesh (Social Hall)
1925 Glenwood Dr Boulder, CO 80304

Cost: $450 (The actual fee is $1,000 but generous scholarships are available from 18 Pomegranates & CAJE, reducing the fee to $450.
Add-ons: $50 for the reader.

To Register - visit here >>

More Information: Yael Weinstein - yweinstein@caje-co.org

 

First Year Classes:

The class time is broken into two, 1-hour sections with a 15 minute break.

First Section:

Second Section:

Second Year Classes:

The second year classes are Ethics and Dramas (History).
Ethics will be taught from Feb 12, 2014- June 11, 2014.
Dramas (History) will be taught Sep 3, 2014 - Feb 11, 2015.
Students can begin when any of these new sections commences.

The curriculum is great for all levels of learners including:

  • Students who are just beginning to delve into Jewish study with studies.
    (i.e. considering conversion or have a family member who is Jewish)
  • Students who have been studying for years and ready to go deeper into the texts and concepts.

Watch a video about the class>>

Questions? Email Sue Parker Gerson at spgerson@caje-co.org or call 303.951.0275.

 

Cohort 1: Second Year (Registration OPEN)
What:   Melton Jewish Learning Core Program
Where:   Congregation Har Hashem in Boulder, Colorado
When:   Wednesdays starting Feb 12, 2014 for 30 weeks with a summer break
Time:   6:45 pm - 9:00 pm
Fees:   $450 (FYI The actual fee is $1000 but with a $550 scholarship from
18 Pomegranates and CAJE, its only $450.)
Add-Ons:   $50 for the reader
Registration:   Click Here to Register >>  
More Info:   Questions?
Call: 303.951.0275
Yael Weinstein - yweinstein@caje-co.org

 

Cohort 2:  (Class is FULL)
What:   Melton Jewish Learning Core Program
Where:   Nevei Kodesh (Social Hall)
1925 Glenwood Drive, Boulder, CO 80304
When:   Tuesdays starting October 1, 2013 for 30 weeks
Time:   6:15 pm - 8:30 pm
Fees:   $450 (FYI The actual fee is $1000 but with a $550 scholarship from
18 Pomegranates and CAJE, its only $450.)
Add-Ons:   $50 for the reader
Registration:   Click Here to Register >>  (FULL)
More Info:   Questions?
Call: 303.951.0275
Yael Weinstein - yweinstein@caje-co.org

 

Cohort 1: (Registration is open for classes beginning Feb 12, 2014)

YEAR TWO: Schedule

Ethics

Block One:
Teaching Shared by Rabbi Rose and Rabbi Ruthie Gelfarb

February 12, 2014 Rabbi Ruthie Gelfarb
February 19, 2014 Rabbi Ruthie Gelfarb
February 26, 2014 Rabbi Josh Rose
March 5, 2014 Rabbi Josh Rose
March 12, 2014 Rabbi Josh Rose


Block Two:
Teacher: Rabbi Marc Soloway

March 19, 2014
No Class March 26, 2014 BVSD spring break
April 2, 2014 Rabbi Ruthie
April 9, 2014
No class April 16 Passover
April 23, 2014 Rabbi Hannah Laner
April 30 NEWLY SCHEDULED CLASS
May 7, 2014 Morah Yehudis Fishman


Block Three:
Teacher: Morah Yehudis


May 14, 2014
May 21, 2014
May 28, 2014
June 4, 2014 - NO CLASS
June 11, 2014

History "Dramas" Class Schedule:
Taught by Rabbi Ruthie Gelfarb with occasional guest teachers, Reb Victor Gross and Rabbi Hannah Laner

Block One:

Sept 3, 2014
Sept 10, 2014
Sept 17, 2014
No class Sept 24 RH
No class Oct 1 Yamin Noraim
No Class Oct 8 Sukkot
No Class Oct 15 Hoshana Raba and Simchat Torah (Reform)
Oct 22, 2014
Oct 29, 2014

Block Two:

Nov 5, 2014
Nov 12, 2014
Nov 19, 2014
No Class Erev Thanksgiving
Dec 3, 2014
Dec 10, 2104

Block Three:

Dec 17, 2014
No Class Dec 24 Erev Chinese Dinner
No Class Dec 31 Erev 2015
Jan 7, 2015 Jan 14, 2015
Jan 21, 2015
Jan 28, 2015

Extra Days in Case of Snow:
February 4, 2015
February 11, 2015

 



Cohort 2: (Class is now FULL)
Tuesdays starting Oct 1, 2013
From 6:15-8:30 pm for 30 weeks
Where: Nevei Kodesh Social Hall
1925 Glenwood Dr Boulder, CO 80304

 

October 2013

October 1 Rabbi Jamie Korngold

Purposes Lesson 1
Rhythms Lesson 1 A Time for Every Purpose Under Heaven ? What is Jewish Time?

October 8 Rabbi Jamie Korngold

Purposes Lesson 2
Rhythms Lesson 2 Introducing the Jewish Calendar

October 15 Rabbi Jamie Korngold

Purposes Lesson 3
Rhythms Lesson 3 Rosh Hashanah

October 22 Rabbi Jamie Korngold

Purposes Lesson 4
Rhythms Lesson 4 Yom Kippur

October 29 Rabbi Jamie Korngold and Rabbi Tirzah Firestone

Purposes Lesson 5
Rhythms Lesson 5 Sukkot

November 2013

November 5 Morah Yehudis Fishman

Purposes Lesson 6
Rhythms Lesson 6 Shemini Atzeret & Simchat Torah

November 12 Rabbi Ruthie Gelfarb

Purposes Lesson 7
Rhythms Lesson 7 Jewish Reminders and Symbols

November 19 Rabbi Ruthie Gelfarb

Purposes Lesson 8
Rhythms Lesson 14

Chanukah

November 26 Thanksgiving Break

December 2013

December 3 Rabbi Marc Soloway

Purposes Lesson 9
Rhythms Lesson 8 Synagogue

December 10 Rabbi Ruthie Gelfarb

Purposes Lesson 10
Rhythms Lesson 9 Blessings

December 17 Rabbi Hannah Laner

Purposes Lesson 11
Rhythms Lesson 10 Prayer and Tzedakah

January 2014

January 7 Rabbi Hannah Laner

Purposes Lesson 12
Rhythms Lesson 13 Laws and Customes of Kosher Observance

January 14 Rabbi Ruthie Gelfarb

Purposes Lesson 13
Rhythms Lesson 16 Tu Be'Shevat

January 21 Rabbi Hannah Laner

Purposes Lesson 14
Rhythms Lesson 11 Shabbat and its Messages

January 28 Rabbi Hannah Laner

Purposes Lesson 15
Rhythms Lesson 12 Shabbat and its Observances

February 2014

February 4 Rabbi Jamie Korngold

Purposes Lesson 16
Rhythms Lesson 17 Birth and Berit

February 11 Morah Yehudis Fishman

Purposes Lesson 17
Rhythms Lesson 18 Bar and Bat Mitzvah

February 18 Rabbi Marc Soloway

Purposes Lesson 18
Rhythms Lesson 19 Marriage

February 25 Rabbi Marc Soloway

Purposes Lesson 19
Rhythms Lesson 20 Divorce

March 2014

March 4 Rabbi Marc Soloway

Purposes Lesson 20
Rhythms Lesson 21 Mikveh

March 11 Rabbi Ruthie Gelfarb

Purposes Lesson 21
Rhythms Lesson 15 Purim

March 18 Rabbi Ruthie Gelfarb

Purposes Lesson 22
Rhythms Lesson 22 Rituals of Death and Burial

March 25 Rabbi Ruthie Gelfarb

Purposes Lesson 23
Rhythms Lesson 27 Yom HaShoah and Tish B'Av

April 2014

April 1 Rabbi Ruthie Gelfarb

Purposes Lesson 24
Rhythms Lesson 25 Passover

April 8 Rabbi Ruthie Gelfarb

Purposes Lesson 26
Rhythms Lesson 26 The Pesach Seder

April 15 No Class Passover

April 22 No Class Passover

April 29 Morah Yehudis Fishman

Purposes Lesson 26
Rhythms Lesson 28 Yom HaZikaron and Yom HaAtzma'ut

May 2014

May 6 Morah Yehudis Fishman

Purposes Lesson 27
Rhythms Lesson 23 Rituals of Mourning

May 13 Morah Yehudis Fishman

Purposes Lesson 28
Rhythms Lesson 29 Shavuot

May 20 Morah Yehudis Fishman

Purposes Lesson 29
Rhythms Lesson 24 Conversion and Adoption

May 27 Morah Yehudis Fishman

Purposes Lesson 30
Rhythms Lesson 30 Reflections

June 2014 Extra Days in Case Class is Canceled (i.e. Make up for Snow Days)

June 10 Rabbi Ruthie Gelfarb

June 17 Rabbi Ruthie Gelfarb