12 2018

2018 Passover Morning of Learning

9:30AM - 12:30PM  

Rockland Jewish Community Campus 450 West Nyack Road
West Nyack, NY 10994

Contact Roberta Seitzman
845-362-4200 x130

$ Cost $ 10.00

Enrich your mind and prepare for the Festival of Freedom at Federation's Annual Passover Morning of Learning.

Advance registration is required and space is limited. Sign up by contacting Roberta at the phone/email address above.

9:30 AM: Coffee/Check-in

9.45-10.45 AM: Session One (choose one):

1a) The Passover Story and its implications are an essential part of the Jewish narrative. Looking at the Exodus from a historical basis, we ask the following questions. What are the arguments against the story as it has come down to us?  What are the arguments supporting the story?  How do we resolve the pros and cons?
 Dr. Marty O. Cohen

1b) Passover Baking with Leslie
Adapt your everyday recipes for your Passover kitchen. Learn what to substitute and try your hand at baking and (tasting) in this fun class.
 Leslie Goldress

11:00 -12:00 PM: Session Two (choose one):

2a) Making the Seder Your Family's Own
We are commanded to tell the story of our deliverance from bondage. How we do that makes it our story. Come and learn how you can make our people's story your own. If you have a 'favorite' Haggadah, please bring it.
Sharon Halper

2b) Moses Didn't Drink Manischewitz; The Evolution of the Passover Seder
Have fun and learn with Rabbi Daniel Pernick  

12:00-12:30 PM: Sing along with Cantor Barry Kanarek