Rabbi James S. Diamond Memorial Lecture
May 28th 5-6:15pm, Robertson Hall, Princeton University
Featuring MK Dr. Ruth Calderon
M.K. Dr. Ruth Calderon serves as a member of Knesset, Israel's Parliament. In this capacity, she is Deputy Chairperson of the Knesset, as well as a member of the Education Committee and State Control Committee. She is also one of Israel's leading figures spearheading efforts to revive Hebrew culture and a pluralistic Israeli-Jewish identity. In 1989, Dr. Calderon was a pioneer when she established the first Israeli secular, pluralistic and egalitarian Beit Midrash for women and men with an Orthodox colleague. She then went on to host a TV show on classic and modern Jewish texts and has published several books.
How to Be a Jewish Hipster: Part 1
Join Jeffrey Yoskowitz, chief pickler of the Gefilteria, for a pickle-making demo and cultural history.
How to Be a Jewish Hipster: Part 2...details to come
Seniors Only: Jewish Life Post-Princeton
May 7, 5:00-6:30, with Rabbi Sara.