Archive: October 2019

Yom Kippur – No School

Posted on October 9, 2019

October 9, 2019 @ All Day –

Sukkot – No School

Posted on October 14, 2019

October 14, 2019 – October 15, 2019 @ All Day –

Afternoon School & Midrasha Sukkah Celebration

Posted on October 16, 2019

October 16, 2019 @ All Day –

Dinner in the Sukkah

Posted on October 17, 2019

October 17, 2019 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm –

Shemini Atzeret & Simchat Torah – No School

Posted on October 21, 2019

October 21, 2019 – October 22, 2019 @ All Day –

Martin Buber: The Way of Man

Posted on October 23, 2019

October 23, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm – Instructor: Rabbi David Thomas, Rabbi Emeritus, Congregation Beth El, Sudbury, MA In this short (38 page) book, Buber employs brief Hasidic folktales to get at his understanding of what life is all about. We will study this text in a very interactive, seminar style setting. We will unpack the stories together and discuss the implications. No pre-reading […]

“The Arc of the Covenant” Book Release Event

Posted on October 24, 2019

October 24, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm – Celebrating the release of The Arc of the Covenant by Earl Schwartz. The Arc of the Covenant studies the social, cultural, and political factors that contributed to exceptional Jewish educational success in St. Paul, Minnesota, in the latter half of the twentieth century. This book draws on the archival sources, interviews with principal figures and wide-ranging research on […]

Torah and Mindfulness through the Lens of Hasidic Masters

Posted on October 29, 2019

October 29, 2019 @ 8:15 am – 9:15 am – Join us for lively discussion, rich text study, and compelling analysis. As we come to each Torah portion each year, we find new inspiration, new meanings, and new connections with the text. We use materials that enable us to access the depth and richness of Hasidic spirituality presented in contemporary terms. Our texts (in English) […]

Martin Buber: The Way of Man

Posted on October 30, 2019

October 30, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm – Instructor: Rabbi David Thomas, Rabbi Emeritus, Congregation Beth El, Sudbury, MA In this short (38 page) book, Buber employs brief Hasidic folktales to get at his understanding of what life is all about. We will study this text in a very interactive, seminar style setting. We will unpack the stories together and discuss the implications. No pre-reading […]

Newman School Picture Day

Posted on November 4, 2019

November 4, 2019 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am – The easiest way to order school pictures is online at mylifetouch.com. Our Picture Day ID is EVT3SSNQF.