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Lunch & Learn at Temple Beth Israel

October 16 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 18, 2019

Lunch: $10

Temple Beth Israel Present Lunch & Learn Fall/Winter 2019

Lectures at 12:45 pm are free and open to the public. Lunch at 12:00 noon is $10 per person and is also open to the community. All presentations are at Temple Beth Israel, 3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie. For more information or to make a reservation please call TBI at 847-675-0951 or visit http://www.tbiskokie.org.

1. WHAT DO WE REMEMBER ABOUT OUR PAST
October 16, 2019, 12:00 noon optional lunch, 12:45 lecture

Presenter: Sharon Morton

Sharon Morton will lead a lunchtime program about memories which she will share, and we will all discuss: What do we remember about our past? How do memories affect our future? How do words inform our actions? What can we do today to leave a legacy to the generations of the future?

2. IF STATUES COULD TALK, WHAT STORIES WOULD THEY TELL?
November 20, 2019 at 12:00 noon optional lunch, 12:45 lecture
Presenter: Beth Sair

Join Beth Sair as she takes you on a one-of-a-kind virtual tour of “The Talking Statues of Chicago.” While enjoying the captivating presentation, you will hear some of the city’s finest statues and sculptures tell their own stories, as voiced by Chicago actors. You will also discover unique details about Chicago’s history, like which statues claim they are the city’s unofficial mascots, and which declares it discovered America 500 years before Columbus.

3. JUDAISM AND CHRISTIANITY: A COMPARISON OF BELIEFS AND PRACTICES
December 18, 2019, 12:00 noon optional lunch, 12:45 lecture
Presenter: Rabbi James Sagarin

Join Rabbi James Sagarin as he walks us through the prayers from each faith. They will serve as a springboard for our discussion. How different and how similar are the basic belief structures? This question and more will be broached during this discussion and presentation.

 

All lectures are free; $10 per person for each lunch

 

 

Details

Date:
October 16
Time:
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cost:
Lunch: $10
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.tbiskokie.org

Venue

Temple Beth Israel
3601 W. Dempster st.
Skokie, United States
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Organizer

Temple Beth Israel of Skokie
Phone:
8476750951
Email:
info@tbiskokie.org
Website:
http://www.tbiskokie.org