Learn to Read Hebrew for Adults (Cohort 2022-11) - Union for Reform Judaism

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23 Elul 5782 to 17 Kislev 5783
This is a virtual event

Get started with aleph-bet!

Familiarity with Hebrew can be a key to feeling at home in the Jewish community. Learn the shapes and sounds of the Hebrew alphabet, with a warm and supportive educator to guide you and a group of classmates for practicing together. Recognize and understand common Hebrew words

Torah Portion


Deuteronomy 29:9–30:20
28 Elul 5782
Haftarah: Isaiah 61:10-63:9

You stand this day, all of you, before the Eternal your God--you tribal heads, you elders, and you officials, all of the men of Israel, you children, you women, even the stranger within your camp, from woodchopper to water drawer… - Deuteronomy 29:9-10


Rosh HaShanah

29 Elul 5782 to 2 Tishri 5783

Rosh HaShanah is the Jewish New Year, a time of prayer, self-reflection, and repentance.

Torah Portion

Yom Rishon shel Rosh HaShanah

Holidays Genesis 22:1-19
1 Tishri 5783
Haftarah: I Samuel 1:1-2:10; Jeremiah 31:2-20

After these things, God tested Abraham, saying to him, "Abraham!" And he said, "Here I am.". - Genesis 22:1

Torah Portion

Yom Sheini shel Rosh HaShanah

Holidays Genesis 1:1-2:3
2 Tishri 5783
Haftarah: Jeremiah 31:2-20

When God was about to create heaven and earth, the earth was a chaos, unformed, and on the chaotic waters' face there was darkness. - Genesis 1:1-:2