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Lunch and Learn

Written by Carrie Barbakoff. Posted in Adults

Lunch and Learn with Rabbi Wes Kalmar
(At the Harry and Rose Samson Family JCC Reading Room)

You can buy lunch at Ferrantes at the JCC (Cafa B Data) or Bring your own

Tuesdays at 12:15pm

Year 6 of Lunch and Learn / Year 3 of The Book of Samuel Class: "Saul and David: Clash of Kingdoms"

Year 6 - Class 1 - September 13, 2016 - Chapter 14:46-52 and 15:1-3 - Click here for the link to the class

Year 6 - Class 2 - September 20, 2016 - Chapter 15:3-11  "War on Amalek" -  Click here for the link to the class

Year 6 - Class 3 - September 27, 2016 - Chapter 15:8-16  - Saul's Downfall - Click here for the link to the class

Year 6 - Class 4 - Nov. 8, 2016 - Chapter 15: 16-28 - Samuel's rebuke of Saul - Click here for the link to the class

Year 6 - Class 5 - Nov. 15th  2016 - Chapter 15:23-35 - Saul Admits His Sin - Click here for the link to the class

Year 6 - Class 6 - Nov. 22 - Chapter 16: 1-13 - "The Search for the New King"  - Click here for the link to the class

Year 6 - Class 7 - Nov. 29 - Chapter 16:14-23 - Click here for the link to the class

Year 6 - Class 8 - Dec. 6 - Chapter 17:1-11 - Goliath - Click here for the link to the class

Year 6 - Class 9 - Dec. 13 - Chapter: 17:12-22  "David Get to the Battlefield" - Click here for the link to the class

Year 6 - Class 10 - Dec. 20 - Chapter 17:23-36

Year 6 - Class resumes Jan. 24 -

Year 5 of Lunch and Learn / Year 2 of “The Dawn of the Age of the Kings: the Book of Samuel” Class

Year 5 - (Year 2 of Book Of Samuel) Class 1 - October 20th, 2015 - Click here for link to class

Year 5 - Class 2 - October 27th, 2015 - Chapter 6:1-12 - Click here for link to class

Year 5 - Class 3 - November 3rd, 2015 - Chapter 6:13-21 - Click here for link to class

Year 5 - Class 4 - December 7th, 2015 - Chapter 7:1-12 - Click here for link to class

Year 5 - Class 5 - December 15th, 2015  Chapter 7:1-12 - Click here for link to class

Year 5 - Class 6 -  December 22nd, 2015 - Chapter 8:1-9 - Click here for link to class

Year 5 - Class 7 - December 29th, 2015 - Chapter 8:7-22 - Click here for link to class

Year 5 - Class 8 - January 5th, 2016 - Chapter 9:1-8 -

Year 5 - Class 9 - January 12th, 2016 - Chapter 9:9-19 -

Year 5 - Class 10 - January 19th, 2016 - Chapter 9:13-27 - 

Year 5 - Class 11 - January 26, 2016 -

Year 5 - Class 12 - February 9, 2016 -

Year 5 - Class 13 - March 1, 2016 -

Year 5 - Class 14 - March 8, 2016 -

Year 5 - Class 15 - March 22, 2016 -

Year 5 - Class 16 - March 29, 2016 -

 Year 5 - Class 17 -

Year 5 - Class 18 -

Year 5 - Class 19 -

Year 5 - Class 20 -

Year 5 - Class 21 -

Year 4 of Lunch and Learn / Year 1 of “The Dawn of the Age of the Kings: the Book of Samuel” Class

Year 4 - Class 1 - December 2, 2014 - Click here for link to class

 Year 4 - Class 2 - December 9, 2014 - Click here for link to class

Year 4 - Class 3 - December 23, 2014 - Chapter 1:5-10 -

 Year 4 - Class 4 - December 30, 2014 - Chapter 1:8-16 - Click here for link to class

Year 4 - Class 5 - January 6, 2015 - Chapter 1:12-19 - click here for link to class

Year 4 - Class 6 - January 13, 2015 - Chapter 1:13-21 -

Year 4 - Class 7 - January 20, 2015 - Chapter 1: 22-28 - Click here for link to class

Year 4 - Class 8 - February 3, 2015 - Chapter 1:25-28, 2:1-7 - Click here for link to class

Year 4 - Class 9 - February 10, 2015 - Click here for link to class

Year 4 - Class 10 - February 17th, 2015 - Chapter 2:6-10 -Click here for link to class

Year 4 - Class 11 - March 17th, 2015 - Chapter 2:11-18 - 

Year 4 - Class 12 - April 21st, 2015 - Chapter 2:19-26 ("Samuel compared to Eli's Sons") - 

Year 4 - Class 13 - April 28th, 2015  - Chapter  2:27-36 ("The Curse On Eli and His Sons") - 

Year 4 - Class 14 - May 12th, 2015 - Chapter 2:35-36, 3:1-8 - 

Year 4 - Class 15 - May 19, 2015 - Chapter 3:4-14 -

Year 4 - Class 16 - June 2nd, 2015 - Chapter 3:15-21 4:1-2 - 

Year 4 - Class 17 - June 9th, 2015 - Chapter 4:3-11 - 

Year 4 - Class 18 - June 16th, 2015 - Last class of year 4 - Chapter 4:12-22 - 

 

Year 1 - 3 of Lunch and Learn / Year 3 of The Book of Judges Class

Year 3 - Class 1 - October 1, 2013 Click here for link to class

Year 3 - Class 2 - October 22, 2013 Click here for link to class

Year 3 - Class 4 - November 5, 2013 Click here for link to class

Year 3 - Class 5 - November 12, 2013 Click here for link to class

Year 3 - Class 6 - November 19, 2013 Click here for link to class

Year 3 - Class 7 - December 3, 2013 Click here for link to class

Year 3 - Class 8 - December 10, 2013 Click here for link to class

Year 3 - Class 9 - December 17, 2013 Click here for link to class

Year 3 - Class 10 - December 24, 2013 Click here for link to class

Year 3 - Class 11 - January 7, 2014 Click here for link to class

Year 3 - Class 12 - January 14, 2014 Click here for link to class

Year 3 - Class 13 - January 21, 2014

Year 3 - Class 14 - February 4, 2014 Click here for link to class

Year 3 - Class 15 - February 11, 2014 Click here for link to class

Year 3 - Class 16 - February 25, 2014 Click here for link to class

Year 3 - Class 17 - March 4. 2014 Click here for link to class

Year 3 - Class 18 - November 11, 2014 (last class on Book of Judges)

November 18, 2014 - Siyum on Book of Judges

 

Intermediate Hebrew Class

Written by Carrie Barbakoff. Posted in Adults

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NOTE: Class will resume after Passover 5775

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Audio Classes and Guest Lectures

Written by Carrie Barbakoff. Posted in Adults

Classes with Rabbi Wes Kalmar

Lunch and Learn with Rabbi Wes Kalmar
(see separate page for these recordings)

 

Class Series

End of Life Series - Wednesday Evenings - with Rabbi Wes Kalmar at ASKT

Class 1 - Wed., Dec. 14: Click here for the link to the class

Class 2: Wed., Dec. 21: Click here for the link to the class

Class 3: Jan. 4: Panel Discussion with Dr. Michael Katzoff, Dr. Bernard Allen Cohen and Rabbi Wes Kalmar:

 

Parsha Prep and Perusal Series - Wednesdays - with Rabbi Wes Kalmar at ASKT

Class 1 - Wed., Nov. 16: Parshat Veyeira: Click here to listen to the class

Class 2 - Wed., Nov. 23: Parshat Chayei Sara: Click here to listen to the class

Class 3 - Wed. Nov. 30: Parshat Toldot: Click here to listen to the class

 Class 4 - Dec. 7: Parshat Vayetzei: Click here to listen to the class

Class 5: Dec. 14: Cancelled

Class 6: Dec. 21: Parashat Vayeishev: Click here to listen to the class

 

ASKT Biography Series with Rabbi Wes Kalmar at ASKT

Class 1 - Yisroel Salanter - Wednesday Night, November 13, 2013 Click here for the link to the class

Class 2 - Rav Kook

Class 3 - Chazon Ish - Wednesday night, January 8, 2014 Click here for the link to the class

 

Parsha Series with Rabbi Wes Kalmar - Bereishit at ASKT

Class 1 - Wednesday Night, October 2013 Click here for the link to the class

Class 2 - Wednesday Night, October 2013 Click here for the link to the class

Class 3 - Wednesday Night, October 2013 Click here for the link to the class 

Mitzvot Series with Rabbi Kalmar at ASKT

Class 1: February 12, 2014 - Click here for the link to the class

Class 2: February 26, 2014 - Click here for the link to the class

Class 3: March 5, 2014

Genesis Ethics What the First Book of the Bible Has to Tell Us about Morality Classes with Rabbi Wes Kalmar:

Class 1: October 19, 2015 - Click here for the link to the class

Class 2: October 26, 2015 - Click here for the link to the class

Class 3: November 9, 2015 - Click here for the link to the class

Class 4: November 16, 2015 - Click here for a link to the class

Class 5: December 14, 2015 - Click here for a link to the class

Unlocking Judaism's Primary Text: Delving into the Siddur and How we Pray Series with Rabbi Wes Kalmar:

Class 1 - March 7, 2016 - Click here for a link to the class

Class 2 - The Morning Blessings Part I - March 14, 2016 - Click here for a link to the class

Class 3 - The Morning Blessings Part II - March 28, 2016 - Click here for a link to the class

Class 4 - The Morning Blessings Part III - April 11, 2016 - Click here for a link to the class

Class 5 - Shelo Asani Isha - May 9, 2016 - Click here for a link to the class

Class 6 - Meaning of the Morning Blessings - May 16, 2016 - Click here for a link to the class

Class 7 - The Secret Shema

Podcasts with Rabbi Wes Kalmar

Daily Halacha with Rabbi Kalmar (2 part series)

Part 1: Topic: Davening with a minyan

Video 1 - Tues, Jan. 27: Part 1: Requirement for davening with a minyan - Click here for the link to the video

Video 2 - Wed., Jan. 28: Part 2: Requirement for davening with a minyan - Click here for the link to the video

Video 3 - Thurs. Jan. 29: Part 3: The Amazing Insight of the Eretz Tzvi about davening with a minyan today - Click here for the link to the video

Video 4 - recorded Sun. Feb. 1: Part 4: The Requirement to Pray with a Minyan:  How far must one go to daven with a minyan? - Click here for the link to the video

Video 5 - Tues. Feb. 3: Part 5: Does learning Torah exempt one from the minyan? - Click here for the link to the video

Video 6 - Wed. Feb. 4: Part 6: Women davening with a minyan - Click here for the link to the video

Part 2: Topic: Talking During Davening

Video 1 - March 9 - The importance of not talking during a minyan Click here for the link to the video

Video 2 - March 10 - Part 2: Talking During Davening Click here for the link to the video

Video 3 - March 12 - Part 3: Talking during Kaddish Click here for the link to the video

Video 4 - March 23 - Part 4: Talking during pesukei dizimrah Click here for the link to the video


Shaarei Teshuva Series

Podcast 1: Click here for the podcast

Podcast 2:Click here for the podcast

Podcast 3: Click here for the podcast

Podcast 4: Click here for the podcast

 

Introduction to the Books of the Tanach

Podcast 1: Book of Joshua: Click here for the podcast

Podcast 2: Book of Judges: Click here for the podcast

Podcast 3: Book of Samuel: Click here for the podcast

Podcast 4: Book of Kings (Melachim): Click here for the podcast

Podcast 5: Book of Yeshayahu: Click here for the podcast

Podcast 6: Book of Jeremiah Click here for the podcast

Podcast 7: Book of Yechezkel: Click here for the podcast

 

Return: A Series on Teshuva based on the Rambam's Hilchot Teshuvah

Podcast 1: Click here for the podcast

Podcast 2: On a Positive Note: Click here for the podcast

Podcast 3: In Your own Words: Click here for the podcast

Guest Lectures at ASKT

2013-2014

Rabbi David Begoun: Click here for the link to his lecture

Dana Margolis: Click here for the link to her lecture

Rabbi Shaya Greenwald: Click here for the link to his lecture

2014

Thursday, Sept. 18th, 2014 - Rabbi Steven Weil, Senior Managing Director of the Orthodox Union - "In the Aftermath of the Apocalypse" "Opportunities to Engage American Jewry in Light of the Pew Report" - Click here for a link to the recording

2015

Tues., November 3rd, 2015 - Rabbi Avi Zarmi - "The Kabbalah of Keeping: How Doing Mitzvos Makes a Real Difference in Our Lives" - Click here for a link to the recording

Sat., Dec. 5, 2015 - Rabbi Dr. David Katz - Egyptian Cults, Hellenistic Mythology, & Ancient Judaism: How Unintended Consequences Resulted in the Strange “Cholent” of Early-Christianity - Click here for a link to the recording

Five Minute Fix of Torah with Rabbi Kalmar

Written by Carrie Barbakoff. Posted in Adults

Simplifying Prayer Sundays

Sunday November 3 - Click here on the link for the podcast: Simplifying Prayer Sundays - Get Up Like A Lion

Sunday November 10 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Simplifying Prayer Sundays - Washing Hands

Sunday November 17 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Simplifying Prayer Sundays - Asher Yatzar (the bathroom blessing)

Sunday December 22 - Clikck here for the link to the podcast: Simplifying Prayer Sundays - 'The Importance and Joy of the Blessings on the Torah'

Sunday December 29 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Simplifying Prayer Sundays - 'Morning Blessings'

Sunday January 26 2014 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Simplifying Prayer Sundays - 'Rabbi Yehuda HaNassi's Prayer'

Mussar Mondays

Monday November 4 - Click here for the link for the podcast: Mussar Mondays

Monday December 2 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Mussar Mondays - 'Oil For All Time'

Monday December 9 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Mussar Mondays - 'Sincerity in Service'

Monday December 23 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Mussar Mondays - 'Hard To Do Teshuva If You Think You've Done Nothing Wrong'

Monday December 30 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Mussar Mondays - Why Good Things Happen To Bad People

Monday January 27 2014 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Mussar Mondays - Clean from Theft

Tanach Tuesdays

Tuesday November 5 - Click here for the link for the podcast: Tanach Tuesdays - Evyatar

Tuesday November 12 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Tanach Tuesdays - 'Daughter of Paroh - Wife of Shlomo'

Tuesday November 19 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Tanach Tuesdays - Geichazi

Tuesday December 3 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Tanach Tuesdays - 'Dasan and Aviram'

Tuesday December 10 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Tanach Tuesdays - 'Hoshea Ben Elah - Last King of Israel'

Tuesday December 17 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Tanach Tuesdays - 'Vashni - not Vashti - Vashni'

Tuesday January 7 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Tanach Tuesdays - Chushai HaArki

Tuesday February 25 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Tanach Tuesdays - Charvonah - Remembered for Good

Ways of Jewish Laws Wednesdays

Wednesday November 6 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Way of Jewish Laws Wednesdays

Wednesday November 13 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Way of Jewish Laws Wednesdays - 'Sponges and Spills on Shabbat'

Wednesday December 4 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Ways of Jewish Laws Wednesdays - Squeezing Fruits and Latkes on Shabbos

Wednesday December 11 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Ways of Jewish Laws Wednesdays - Early Shabbat on Asarat BiTevet?

Wednesday December 18 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Ways of Jewish Laws Wednesdays - 'Is Tearing on Shabbat so Tearible???'

Wednesday January 1 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Ways of Jewish Laws Wednesdays - 'Oops... spilled cholent on the tablecloth'...the Melacha of Kevisa - Laundering

Wednesday February 12 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Ways of Jewish Laws Wednesdays - Peeling Fruits and Veggies on Shabbat

Wednesday February 26 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Ways of Jewish Laws Wednesdays - Women Keeping Purim

Thoughts on the Parsha Thursdays

Thursday November 7 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Thoughts on the Parsha Thursdays - 'Rachel's Issue Issue' - Parshat Vayetzei

Thursday November 21 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Thoughts on the Parsha Thursdays - 'Vayeishev - Please Recognize' - Parshat Vayeshev

Thursday December 5 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Thoughts on the Parsha Thursdays - 'Oy...Is My Father Still Alive' - Parshat Vayigash

Thursday December 19 - Click here for the link to the podcast: Thoughts on the Parsha Thursdays - 'A Break from the Darkness' - Parshat Shmot

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