INFORMATION
Director

Bredoff PeninaPenina Bredoff is the Site Director of the Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning, which operates through The Cooperman Academy of Adult Jewish Learning at B’nai Torah Congregation. She is responsible for the incredible growth of what had been a struggling program. Now in its 6th year at B’nai Torah, Melton has grown exponentially each year, starting with 8 classes and now offering 16 classes. Her outstanding achievements were recognized at the 2016 International Directors Conference of the Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning, with Melton’s Excellence in Recruitment award, and in 2018 she was presented the top and most prestigious 2018 Florence Melton Award.


Sponsoring Agency

Boca Bnai Torah Congregation
B'nai Torah Congregation
6261 SW 18th Street
Boca Raton, FL 33433
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Advisory Board

Elliot Burns, Bonnie Licker, Jo Robbins, Rose Weitz, Ethelind Wiener, Dorothy Wizer


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Shemot II: From Revelation to Revolution

Day: Mondays beginning on October 12, 2020 - January 4, 2021 (no class 11/23, 12/21, 12/28)

Time: 9:30 am - 11:00 am via Zoom

Faculty: Dr. Sandra Lilienthal

Exploring a Forgotten World: A Social History of Medieval Jewry as Revealed in the Cairo Genizah

Day: Mondays beginning on October 12, 2020 - January 4, 2021 (no class 11/23, 12/21, 12/28)

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm via Zoom

Faculty: Rabbi Dr. Leon Weissberg

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Day: Mondays beginning on January 11, 2021 - March 22, 2021 (no class 1/18)

Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm via Zoom

Faculty: Marion Hirschmann

Core Year 2 - Crossroads of Jewish History & Ethics of Jewish Living

Day: Mondays beginning on October 12, 2020 - May 4, 2021 (no class 11/23, 12/21, 12/28, 1/18, 3/29)

Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Crossroads of Jewish History/8:15 pm - 9:15 pm Ethics of Jewish Living, via Zoom

Faculty: Rabbi Dr. Leon Weissberg (Crossroads) and Rabbi Baruch Plotkin (Ethics)

Devarim (Deuteronomy)

Day: Mondays beginning on October 12, 2020 - January 4, 2021 (no class 11/23, 12/21, 12/28)

Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm via Zoom

Faculty: Dr. Sandra Lilienthal

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Day: Thursdays beginning on October 15, 2020 - January 7, 2021 (no class 11/26, 12/24, 12/31)

Time: 10:45 am - 12:15 pm via Zoom

Faculty: Marion Hirschmann

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Day: Tuesdays beginning on January 12, 2021 - March 23, 2021

Time: 10:45 am - 12:15 pm via Zoom

Faculty: Rabbi David Steinhardt

Members of the Tribe

Day: Mondays beginning on October 12, 2020 - November 16, 2020

Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm via Zoom

Faculty: Rabbi David Steinhardt

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Day: Thursdays beginning on January 14, 2021 - February 18, 2021

Time: 10:45 am - 12:15 pm via Zoom

Faculty: Marion Hirschmann

OMG, Can You Believe?

Day: Mondays beginning on November 30, 2020 - January 25, 2021 (no class 12/21, 12/28, 1/18)

Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm via Zoom

Faculty: Rabbi David Steinhardt

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Day: Thursdays beginning on February 25, 2021 - April 15, 2021 (no class 3/25)

Time: 10:45 am - 12:15 pm via Zoom

Faculty: Marion Hirschmann

Bereshit I: From Adam to Abraham

Day: Tuesdays beginning on October 13, 2020 - January 5, 2021 (no class 11/24, 12/22, 12/29)

Time: 10:45 am - 12:15 pm via Zoom

Faculty: Marion Hirschmann

Social Justice: The Heart of Judaism in Theory and Practice

Day: Wednesdays beginning on October 14, 2020 - January 6, 2021 (no class 11/25, 12/23, 12/30)

Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm via Zoom

Faculty: Rabbi David Englander

Israeli Literature as a Window to Israeli Society

Day: Thursdays beginning on October 15, 2020 - January 7, 2021 (no class 11/26, 12/24, 12/31)

Time: 12:45 pm - 2:15 pm via Zoom

Faculty: Marion Hirschmann

Jewish Denominations: Addressing the Challenges of Modernity

Day: Mondays beginning on January 11, 2021 - March 22, 2021 (no class 1/18)

Time: 9:30 am - 11:00 am via Zoom

Faculty: Dr. Sandra Lilienthal

The Star and the Crescent: A History of Jewish-Muslim Relations

Day: Mondays beginning on January 11, 2021 - March 22, 2021 (no class 1/18)

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm via Zoom

Faculty: Rabbi Dr. Leon Weissberg

Soul's Cycles: A Ride Through the Chapters of Life

Day: Mondays beginning on February 1, 2021 - March 8, 2021

Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm via Zoom

Faculty: Dr. Sandra Lilienthal

Loss, Love and Wisdom

Day: Mondays beginning on March 15, 2021 - April 26, 2021 (no class 3/29)

Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm via Zoom

Faculty: Dr. Sandra Lilienthal

 

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