Thursday Night Live!
Sign Up Now for Thursday Night Live beginning Jan 18, 2015
For Teens Ages 13-18
Take the Purim Story, add a little Marx Brothers, some Adam Sandler, a bit of Sarah Silverman, a dash of Mel Brooks and a dash of Seinfeld. Mix in some pop culture, and flavor with the crazy imaginations of class members and you’ve got Thursday Night Live. The workshop series, led by Matt Dorter of Mainstages, will be held on Thursday evenings 5:30pm – 7pm January 8, 15, 22, 29, February 5, 12 and 26. We end with the performance of a Purim spiel (a comedic show related to the themes of Purim) Thursday, March 8 for the entire community. Click here for details.
A Great Mitzvah Opportunity!
Volunteer to Staff the Brooklyn Heights Synagogue Shelter
December 24 – Jan 1 Kane Street volunteers to staff the Brooklyn Heights Synagogue Shelter. Prepare a meal or stay overnight in pairs with approximately 10 male guests.
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Don’t Miss the 2015 Brooklyn Israel Film Festival!
January 22, 24 and 25 at Kane Street Synagogue: three nights of award-winning, thought-provoking films and discussions with film experts, and on Thursday, January 22, an Opening Reception!
Ticket prices, Thursday night $18.00 and Saturday night/Sunday night, $15.00 each; Click here to read more about the films, watch trailers and purchase tickets.
Applications Are Now Being Accepted for 2015 Bronfman Youth Fellowship
Applications are now being accepted for the Bronfman Youth Fellowships in Israel (BFYI), one of the most rich and prestigious educational opportunities in the world for Jewish teens.
For more information please click here.
Beit Midrash Has Begun!
Light dinner, First Rate Mini-Courses, and Live Music every Tuesday Night!
Open Beit Midrash at Kane Street Synagogue returns for its third year and continues through April 28, 2015! Keep your Tuesday evenings open! Courses run from 7:30-9:00 P.M. and there are refreshments available beforehand from 6:45-7:30 P.M. and live music after in the Choir Loft!
This pioneering program creates a passionate community of learning by regularly offering stimulating classes taught by New York’s most talented and engaging adult education teachers. Please click here for detailed descriptions of this year’s courses and amazing teachers!
The first course this year will be “The Mark of Lilith: Discovering meaning in Biblical stories through master works of art” taught on Tuesday evenings October 21 and 28 and November 4 by Samuel Klein, lecturer and writer on theology and the arts. Please click here to download the full brochure.