Jews of the Caribbean

Jews of the Caribbean with Bruce Greenberg
The Inquisition banished Jews from Spain and Portugal in the 15th century and eventually made their way to the Caribbean from both Sephardic and Ashkenazic locales and there is an active Jewish community on many of the islands today.

Wednesdays: Oct. 23, 30, Nov. 6, 13, 20, Dec. 4, 11, 18, Jan. 8, 15, 22, 29 from 12:15-1:15 p.m.

$210 for the course including lunch

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"Our Beliefs" a Pillars of Judaism Class

"Our Beliefs" a Pillars of Judaism Class with Dr. Sandra Lilienthal
We will discuss: What do Jews believe in? Who/What is God? What happened at Mount Sinai? Will there be a Messianic Era? What is is and what would that look like? Why are we connected to the Land of Israel? Do miracles exist? Do we believe in Satan? What happens after we die? All this and more.

Tuesdays: Oct. 29, Nov. 5, 12, 19, 26, Dec. 3, 10,17, Jan. 7, 14, 21, 28 from 12:15-1:45 p.m.

$210 for the course includes lunch 

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Global Day - November 17


The Global Day of Jewish Learning was conceived to mark the completion of Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz’s monumental translation of the Talmud in 2010.  Worldwide participation has grown each year, so that this year more than 500 communities in more than 40 countries will participate!  

On Sunday, November 17 the Global Day of Jewish Learning will explore “Speaking Volumes”. From ancient arguments to modern meanings, from raising our voices to remaining silent, explore how and why words matter. 

All Programs are Free! 
Please register in advance!
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A SPEED LEARNING EVENT:  "The Power of Words" 4 Rabbis - 4 insights!

You will spend 15 minutes learning with each teacher before moving to the next! Enjoy how each teacher approaches the topic.
Rabbi Dr. Gideon Goldenholz, Temple Sinai
Rabbi Akiva Mann, IJKL
Rabbi David Novak, Temple Dor Dorim
Rabbi David Paskin, IJKL

TIME:         2:30 PM- 4:00 PM
PLACE:       David Posnack JCC | 5850 S. Pine Island Rd, Davie, Florida

A PANEL DISCUSSION EVENT:    “The Power of Words”

Share in discovering the power of our voices! 

Moderator:Evan Goldman, Esq., Jewish Federation Broward
Panel:Rabbi Arnold Samlan, Jewish Federation Broward
Rabbi Noah Kitty, Congregation Etz Chaim
Rabbi David Spey, Temple Bat Yam

Special Programing for Children 5-12 years
Coffee & bagels: 10AM-10:30AM
Program: 10:30AM-Noon

PLACE:  Temple Bat Yam | 5151 NE 14th Terrace, Fort Lauderdale, FL 3334


How text interpretations affect our understanding of the source texts, and discover our role in that tradition!  The learning and discussion led by Sandra Lilienthal.

Registration/Program 10:15 AM - 12:00 Noon

Temple Beth El - Hollywood | 1351 South 14th Avenue, Hollywood, FL

LEARNING AND LED DISCUSSION:  Moses: Not a Man of Words?

A closer look at the tension between Moses’ actions and his words, and what this teaches us about leadership.

The learning and  discussion led by Bruce Greenberg.

Program: 10 AM- 11:30

B'nai Aviv of Southwest Broward | 1410 Indian Trace, Weston, FL

IJKL Fall Classes


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Kim is readily available to help open the doors for you! Reach her by email Kim@IJKL.org or by phone at 954-249-8290