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MRT's Adult Education Committee plans and presents programs and events that enrich our understanding of Jewish life in the 21st century, that inspire our desire to learn more about Jewish history through past and current writings and that encourage us to gain new insights as we delve more deeply into Torah . These goals are accomplished throughout the year with special programs.

This review of activities, current and past, offered by the Adult Education Committee, Adult Jewish Learning, is meant to encourage the MRT community and our neighbors to learn with us and to partake in the many interesting, inspiring, elevating programs that are presented throughout the year at MRT.


Programs and Schedule: 2017-18

Tuesday morning Study Group (with Rabbi Marc Kline)

  • 9:45-11:15 AM
  • starts 9/12/2017

Martin Raffel, "2017: A Year of Anniversaries" from the 100th anniversary of the Balfour

  • Sunday, September 17, 2017.  2-3:30 PM

Scholar in Residence Weekend

  • Rabbi Gary Bretton-Granatoor
  • Rabbi, Scholar, activist on behalf of Interfaith affairs, currently editor and writer of Shaom/Salaam: A Resource for Jewish/Muslim Dialogue.
  • December 1st - 3rd, 2017 (Details to be announced.)

Martin Luther King (Justice Weekend)

  • Events to be announced
  • January 12th - 15th, 2018

Maurice Mahler, Art Historian   "Marc Chagall, His Life and Work"

  • Sunday, February 4, 2018.  2 - 3:30 PM

Shabbat Kallah

  • Susannah Heschel, Professor of Jewish Studies, Dartmouth College
  • Saturday, March 24, 2018

Yom HaShoah Commemoration

  • Ernest Mathias presenting the film "The Last Refuge"
  • Sunday, April 15, 2018.   2 - 3:30 PM
  • Mr. Mathias will address Religious School students prior to showing the film.

Dillies Pilevsky, Professor of Literature at Brookdale College

  • Philipi Roth, "What it Means to be Jewish:  Loss and Renewal"
  • Sunday, April 29, 2018.  2 - 3:30 PM
  • A joint program with MRT Sisterhood