TBElle (TBE Lifelong Learning Experience)
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TBE Lifelong Learning Experience
TBELLE is a unique learning program led by fellow congregants who are excited to share their knowledge and interests in a relaxed, fun learning experience.
Summer Mornings with TBElle
This summer, TBElle is going online! Sessions occur on Tuesdays at 10:00 am. Some class lengths will 75 minutes while others might not be as long. You’re welcome to join us for one or all classes!
The Creative Spark that Ignites a Composition
with composer Nick Page
The TBE Music Club features Nick Page, musical director of TBE’s Sharim Singers. Nick is an accomplished composer, conductor, and music director. Nick will demonstrate his composing process in a presentation that will include live music demonstrations of how he creates his music, drawing upon parallels between architecture, nature, and music. His talk will really be an exploration of the nature of creativity itself, something to which he has given a great deal of thought.
Nick is the founder and creative director for the Mystic Chorale, a 200-member group that has been performing for 30 years.
Tuesday, July 14
Therapeutic & Medicinal Cannabis for Seniors
with Meredith Drourr Mann
Meredith, daughter of TBElle members Don & Nancy Drourr, is CEO and founder of Vermont based Magic Mann Cannabis Products. After many years of public discourse and voting, cannabis is now legal in Massachusetts and is said to have many therapeutic and medicinal values, especially for seniors. She will discuss CBD and THC (the two main ingredients), as well as specific conditions that can be treated by cannabis.
Tuesday, July 21
Israel is Complicated as Usual: Discussing Current Events
with Rabbi Bob Orkand
Even while shut down during the pandemic, Israel could not escape controversy, conflict, and a coming together to lessen the impact of COVID-19. When it comes to Israel there is always a lot to talk about! This three-part conversation will focus on current events in Israel. Join us with your questions and comments.
Tuesdays, August 4,11 & 18
Music Club Special Series
Join us on Zoom for a special Music Club series four Tuesdays in June!
June 2: The International Side of Music with Art Gertstenfeld
June 16: Music of the Early 1950’s: Before Rock Became Pop with Marty Sleeper
June 23 & 30: Kander & Ebb: Come to our Cabaret! with Don Drourr