Adult Education

Adult EducationThe Alan & Linda Cohen Center for Jewish Learning & Living at Congregation Beth-El Zedeck

A rich adult and family education program provides courses in Hebrew and in various aspects of Jewish personal and family life. Course are taught by the Rabbis, Cantor and guest instructors. Through our Sam Smulyan Memorial Lectureship and Cultural Arts Fund, we feature nationally renowned guest speakers, artists and scholars-in-residence each year. The Feigenbaum Adult B’nai Mitzvah Program prepares members for participation in this meaningful life cycle celebration. For more information on these programs contact Jennifer Hodes, jhodes {at} bez613(.)org or 317-253-3441.

Click the 2015-2016 Adult Education brochure to access our full list of programs.



Saturdays, 9:00 to 9:45 a.m.
in the Alpert-Solotken Library
Join Rabbi Hal Schevitz for a Shabbat morning Torah study session on our Weekly Haftarot.  Since ancient times, our weekly Torah reading has been paired with readings from the prophets of ancient Israel, the second section of the Tanakh.  Come and learn the powerful messages and stories of our biblical prophets, who spoke words that have shaped our ethical traditions to this day and will give us a window into the history and society of ancient Israel.



Once a Month, for those in their 20s & 30s

“Let all who are thirsty, come and drink!”  Join Rabbi Hal Schevitz for conversations, learning, service, and fun around the city of Indianapolis this year.  Stay tuned for events on Hanukah and Purim, as well as some other surprises through the year by joining our e-mail list.  Contact Rabbi Hal at hschevitz {at} bez613(.)org.