Click on the links below to learn about our community learning and social opportunities:
Time: 12:30-2:30 pm
Date: Tuesdays, 12:30 to 2:30 pm in Rooms 214 & 215
Come join in the fun and community time! To RSVP, or if you have any questions, please be in touch with Bunny Cohen.
Space is limited
Our objective is to learn more about music we know, to be introduced to some new music, and to enjoy the community of friends with similar musical interests. Different facilitators choose their music/composer of choice to share each meeting. Come join us!
THE CLARINET with facilitators Art Gerstenfeld and Richie Stellar
Time: 1:30-3:00 pm
Date: Tuesday, January 16
RSVP and QUESTIONS to Art Gerstenfeld or (617) 852-5748.
Time: 7:30-9:00 pm
Class Fee: Free
2017-2018 Dates: Jan 3 & 31, Feb 28, Mar 28, Apr 25, May 30, Jun 27
Description: The TBE Book Club is a warm and dynamic group of people looking to share and discuss good reads, expand their perspectives, and get to know one another through lively discussion. All are welcome! For more information contact Helene Kress, [email protected], Trina Reinach, [email protected] or Ronni Michaelson [email protected].
Son of Hamas by Mosab Hassan Yousef & Ron Bracken
This non-fiction is a gripping account of terror, betrayal, political intrigue, and unthinkable choices.
February 28 - CANCELLED
The Paris Architect by Charles Belfoure
In this fiction, a Parisian architect is paid handsomely to devise secret hiding spaces for Jews in his Nazi-occupied country, but struggles with risking his life for a cause he is ambivalent towards.
The Bridal Chair by Gloria Goldreich
This historical fiction has a mesmerizing plot, elegant images, and a remarkable heroine who will remain with you long after the last page.
THIS NOVEL IS LONG (400+ pages) - start early!
Time: 11:30 am-12:30 pm
Class Fee: Free
Spring 2018 Dates: Mar 6, 13, 20 & 27, Apr 3 & 10
Description: A series of weekly events, held during the TBElle program, on wide-ranging Jewish themes offered by TBE’s Caring Community and led by TBE clergy, staff, congregants and invited guests. We are pleased to offer this casual way to meet new friends and stay connected with folks you know. All programs are free and open to TBE community and their friends. Meet us in the Beit Midrash and bring your own brown bag lunch and drink. No RSVPs needed!
MARCH 6 - Judy Cannon, Looking Behind the Curtain
MARCH 13 - Beth Tishler, New Realities of Aging
MARCH 20 - Nan Langowitz, TBD
MARCH 27 - Shep Cohen & Lloyd Tarlin, Protecting & Promoting Your Health
APRIL 3 - Lon Povic, Governor Baker’s Chief Legal Counsel, Inside the Baker Administration, Why State Government Actually Works
APRIL 10 - Susan Gerstenfeld, TBD
2017-2018 Lunchtime Conversations Committee: Susan Brown, Susan Freedman, Carol Salter and Debby Turney