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Adventure Judaism to Offer Free Hebrew Reading Lessons

Thanks to a grant from NJOP, Adventure Judaism's Hebrew Instructor Amber Gitter is offering five weeks of free Hebrew reading lessons for adults who know little or no Hebrew, starting in October.

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Ancient Emojis Discovered in the Talmud

I always thought that emojis were a recent thing. So, imagine my shock when this morning I was studying tractate Ketubot in the Talmud, written in 200 CE, and the discussion was about smiley face emojis!

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Last 2019 Shabbat On Flagstaff This Friday

Imagine a Shabbat service in an amphitheater overlooking Boulder.  Imagine watching birds overhead catching the thermals, the feeling of a light breeze, the sight of the flatirons jutting up into the sky and a vibrant community joining together in song. Once a month during the summer, about 100 people join the …

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Girls’ Time – An Outing Based Program for 5th-6th Graders

Alternative Sunday School

“Me?” said Rabbi Jamie, when a group of parents approached her asking that she run Girls’ Time. “And then,” said one of the moms, “she squealed with delight in a very un-rabbinic fashion, which is exactly why we wanted her to teach our kids.”

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Mazel Tov to Dan McGrady on His Conversion to Judaism

The Jewish community at large offers welcome and mazel tov, as well as blessings for health and happiness, to Dan McGrady, who completed the process of conversion to Judaism this Shabbat.

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D’var Shana by Eliza Serlen

As part of their Bat Mitzvah or Bar Mitzvah ceremony, graduates of Adventure Judaism's Adventure B'nai Mitzvah class are asked to write a Dvar Shana, thoughts about the year. Eliza Serlen became a Bat Mitzvah on June 15, 2019 and this is her D'var Shana.

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