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Challah Intensive with Rabbi Harper (In Person)

  • Friday, August 2, 2024
  • 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM
  • Join us in person
  • Program Leader: Rabbi Vanessa Harper

In this long-awaited follow-up to the release of her book Loaves of Torah, join Rabbi Harper for this hands-on workshop and learn how to make a delicious, beautiful, and instructive centerpiece of the Shabbat and holiday table. Along the way, you’ll pick up pro tips and tricks along with sprinkles of spiritual practice, history, science, and more.


  • 10:00 am–11:30pm — Spirit and Science: Making challah dough from scratch
  • 11:30 am–1:00 pm — Lunching and learning
  • 1:00 pm–2:30 pm — Interpretive Challah Shaping: creating edible midrash (text interpretation)

Can’t make the whole intensive? You can join for just 10:00 am–11:30 am or 1:00 pm–2:30 pm.

Fee: Members: $36 | Non-members: $54

Registration: This event is available in person. Please click on the purple button above to regsiter.

This event is part of Summer Institute; please click here to view other adult learning opportunities this summer. We are deeply grateful to the family of Burton D. “Bud” Rose, M.D., who has underwritten the Summer Institute in loving memory of Bud, who was a lifelong teacher and student.