Lunch & Learn: Chana & the Idea of Kingship

Date: May 14, 2020Time: 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Location:  UJA-JCC Greenwich
One Holly HIll Lane
Greenwich, CT
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Phone: 203-552-1818Email:

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PLEASE NOTE: Beginning Thursday, April 30, Lunch & Learn is going virtual!

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Lunch & Learn is a weekly program, every Thursday from 12:30 – 1:30 pm at One Holly Hill Lane. The Lunch & Learn program is generously sponsored by Rita Edelston.


May 14

Chana and the Idea of Kingship

Rabbi David Silber

Insights from the Book of Samuel. 


May 21

Beyond Charity: Doing Hesed, Creating the World

Rabbi Aviva Richman

We’ll study an essay by the late scholar and philosopher R. Isaac Hutner, a disciple of Rav Kook, on the fundamental power of doing acts of care and kindness, without which our world, and even God, cannot exist.

May 28

Shavuot - No Class.


June 4

Yom Yerushalayim

Marty Flashner

Let’s look at the aftermath of the 1967 Six-Day War.  

June 11

Why Do Jews Pray for a Good Month? 

Rabbi Moshe Edelman

What does the monthly prayer say? Who wrote it? Does it work?

June 18

King David: Messianic Dream, Harsh Realities - Part II

Rabbi David Silber

We continue our three parter about Israel and Judah’s third monarch. 

June 25

Working 9 to 5 

Rabba Dr. Carmella Abraham

Jewish ethics in the workplace.

July 2

Danger: Rabbis

Chaim Lauer

When does standing on principle and ego destroy? Trial and error in the development of the rabbinate.

July 16

King David: Messianic Dream, Harsh Realities - Part III

Rabbi David Silber

And... it’s a wrap for our King David mini-series.