Miniversity Continuing Education

The Institute of Jewish Continuing Education is committed to the development of educational programs and activities for members of the Congregation and for the community at large, in order to increase the knowledge of Jewish Heritage and tradition. This year’s courses span a wide range of subjects to capture the interest of many.

TBI Miniversity 2018-2019 Registration

Sessions are FREE to Temple Beth Israel Members.

For guests, sessions are $10.00 per person in advance and $15.00 at the door.

All sessions will be held at 2:00 P.M. unless otherwise stated.

**Due to copyright laws films are only open to TBI Members.

Tentative dates for the Michael B. Eisenstat Miniversity Program are below.

Mark your calendars for these exciting, educational programs!

  • Wednesday, Jan. 9th & 16th – Dr. Steven Derfler – UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites in Israel

      CLICK HERE TO REGISTER 01/09/2019 & 01/16/2019

  • Monday, Jan. 14th & 21st – Dr. Barry Bub –  Programming to be determined

      CLICK HERE TO REGISTER 01/09/2019 & 01/16/2019

  • Tuesday, Jan. 22nd & 29th – Dr. Andre Krauss – Depiction of the Holocaust in Cinema

     CLICK HERE TO REGISTER 01/22/2019 & 01/29/2019

  • Tuesday, February 5th – Al Treidel – Jews in the Civil War

     CLICK HERE TO REGISTER 02/05/2019

  • Tuesday, February 12th – Dr. Vera Grodzinski – Jews and French Impressionists Art

      CLICK HERE TO REGISTER 02/12/2019

  • Tuesday, February 19th – Rabbi Richard Steinbrink – Reform Judaism Past, Present and Future

     CLICK HERE TO REGISTER 02/19/2019

  • Wednesday, Feb. 13th, 20th, 27th – Rabbi Michael B. Eisenstat – The Hard Concepts of Faith

      CLICK HERE TO REGISTER 02/13/2019, 02/20/2019, 02/27/2019

  • Tuesday, March 5th – Allan Schwartz – Golda Meir

      CLICK HERE TO REGISTER 03/05/2019

  • Mar. 6th & 13th – Rabbi Peter Kasdan (1:30 – 3:00) Defining God: Modern Theological Views

    CLICK HERE TO REGISTER 03/06/2019 & 03/13, 2019

  • March 12th – Bud Livingston – Lincoln and the Jews

     CLICK HERE TO REGISTER 03/12/2019

  • Mar. 19th & 20th – Rabbi Howard Simon – Middle East the Current State of Affairs

    CLICK HERE TO REGISTER 03/19/19 & 03/20/19

  • April 10th – FILM – ‘Germans & Jews’ (Temple Members Only)

    CLICK HERE TO REGISTER 04/10/2019

  • Apr. 2nd & 16th – Rabbi Stephen L. Sniderman – Passover Haggadahs through History

    CLICK HERE TO REGISTER 04/02/2019 & 04/16/2019

  • TBD – Sylvia Pastor – In the Kitchen with Sylvia

You may also contact the Temple office to register over the phone. (941) 383-3428 or email shana@tbi-lbk.org