90 @ 190 Hadar Open Beit Midrash

Date: 

February 27, 2012 - 7:30pm

Location: 

Mechon Hadar, 190 Amsterdam Ave., at 69th St.

Come to Hadar's Open Beit Midrash on Monday nights to engage first-hand with texts in havruta or in one of several learning groups. Food and energetic atmosphere provided. 
The current session of 190 @190 is featuring a number of Kehilat Hadar community members. This week's session is:
Genesis Rabbah: A New Twist on the Creation Narrative by Rabbi Yael Buechler
A deep exploration of the creation story, with special attention to the historical circumstances of the authors of the Midrashim. There will be Chevrutah time as well as time to create summary "Tweets" of these Midrashim. Come ready to be captivated at the wonders of creation. 
Rabbi Yael Buechler is the founder of Midrash Manicures an educational venture that features a weekly manicure for the Parasha. Rabbi Buechler received a Masters in Midrash from the Jewish Theological Seminary and was named one of The Jewish Week's "36 under 36" Jewish innovators in 2010. Rabbi Buechler serves as the Coordinator of Student Life in the Middle School at the Solomon Schechter School of Westchester.

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