Lifelong Learning

LifeLong Learning strives to provide meaningful Jewish learning and a variety of enriching experiences that help to develop bonds and connections for the adult members of Temple B’nai Or.
~Rabbi Ellie Miller and Joan Sturm, co-chairs

Contact Joan Sturm at if you want to get involved with any of these initiatives, programs, or subcommittees.

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To view our Adult Opportunities Flyer for Spring 2018, please click here.

2017-2018 Events and Programs

Keepers of Jewish Excellence Speakers Series
Monday, March 5, 7:00PM – Sebeeha Rehman – “Threading My Prayer Rug”
Thursday, April 19, 7:00PM – Alexandra Zapruder – “Twenty-Six Seconds”
Tuesday-Wednesday, April 27-28 – Rabbi Neal Gold
Monday, June 4, 7:00PM – Patricia Bernstein – “Ten Dollars to Hate”
Non-TBO Member Fee: $18

B’nai Or at the Movies: Discussions with authors, screenwriters, and directors
Monday, April 23 – “The Women’s Balcony”
Movies begin at 7:00pm
Non-TBO Member Fee: $18
Contact Helen Jacobson for more information at

Professional Cooking Classes
Wednesday, April 18 – Details to follow.
For more information, please email Joan Sturm at

Monday Nights at 7:00PM
Click Here for more information and to register.

TBO Book Club
Read at your own pace, gather together for discussion
Thursday, March 15 – 7:00PM
“Jewish Justices of teh Supreme Court” by Rabbi David Dalin

Mindfulness/Stress Reduction Experiences
Friday, February 23, 5:30PM – Sound Meditation
Monday, March 12, 7:30PM – Dealing with Stress Workshop

Other speaker/panel opportunities are under consideration.
If you have suggestions or want to help, please let us know.