Saturday on the Terrace!
All welcome to join us for a relaxing Shabbat afternoon class & social. Refreshments, Fresh Fruit, Cold Drinks & Great people!
Class for Young Professionals ages 25-45yr (strictly)
Event located on the terrace at the home of Jeff Stier, chairman of JICNY's Board. Every month we feature a new guest speaker.
This month we welcome Dr. Adena Berkowitz, Co-Founder and Scholar-in-Residence of Kol HaNeshamah NYC
Topic " Higher and Higher: What does Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur Teach Us That Will Last All Year?"
Dr. Adena K. Berkowitz is Scholar-in-Residence/co-founder of Kol HaNeshamah NYC, an outreach congregation dedicated to re-energizing the spiritual life of Jews. She received her Master’s and Doctorate in Jewish Ethics from the Jewish Theological Seminary, law degree from Yeshiva University's Cardozo School of Law, where she was a Samuel Belkin Scholar. A past Director of the Secretariat of the International Jewish Committee on Interreligious Consultations (IJCIC), she is the co-author (with Rivka Haut) of Shaarei Simcha, Gates of Joy, a mini-prayer book and the first liturgical work written in the modern era by Orthodox women and author of a forthcoming (2015) Passover Haggadah with original commentary. A Visiting Lecturer at Yeshivat Chovevei Torah Rabbinical School , she lives in New York with her husband Rabbi Zev Brenner and children.
DATE: Saturday, September 21, 2019
ADDRESS: Home of Jeff Stier 41 West 96th Street, Apt 1B (between Columbus Ave & Central Park W)
COST: No Charge
RSVP: None needed, just show up
**Please note if it is raining at 5:00pm on Saturday, the event will be cancelled