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Spiraling Though Time: Radically Rethinking Our Relationship to Land

May 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 25, 2019

$80

How could Shabbat, Shmitah (sabbatical), and agricultural cycles disrupt our assumptions about what it means to own, rest, and relate to the earth and each other? We will delve into rabbinic and biblical agricultural wisdom to inform our contemporary understandings and practice.

This class is part of Open Circle Social Action, which brings people together to learn about the importance of the practice of tikkun olam (repair the world), tzedek (justice), and tzedakah (charity) in Jewish tradition; work with community organizers in local advocacy organizations; and make a difference through a meaningful social action activity on a specific theme.

Instructors: Rabbi Getzel Davis & Leora Mallach
Schedule: Tuesdays, 7-8:30 pm., May 21, May 28, June 4, June 11, June 18, June 25. Plus project with Boston Area Gleaners TBD.
Location: Hebrew College, Newton.

Details

Date:
May 21
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
$80
Event Category:
Website:
https://register.hebrewcollege.edu/open-circle-social-action/

Venue

Hebrew College
160 Herrick Road
Newton Centre, MA 02459 United States
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Phone:
617.559.8600
Website:
www.hebrewcollege.edu