Pesach Without the Pain

Pesach Without the Pain ~ Rabbi Hirsch’s Class on the Laws of Passover Rabbi Hirsch will teach his annual class on Pesach Without The Pain: A Practical Guide to the Laws of Passover on Tuesday, April 9 at 6:30 PM and on Shabbat, April 13 at 6 PM. Everyone is welcome to attend; come prepared with all your questions!

Rabbits & Lettuce: The History of the Haggadah in Art and Text

Dr. Joshua  Kulp, Rosh Yoshiva of the Conservative Yeshiva in Jerusalem, will give a unique visual presentation to show how the Haggadah’s texts and the seder’s customs developed over the centuries and how Jews shaped their traditions in reaction to the places throughout the world in which they lived. Come and pick up some fascinating … Read more

Too Good to Passover

Too Good to Passover Preserving the Varied Foods, Traditions and Memories of Passover in the Sephardic and Judeo-Arabic World Join Middle Eastern food preservationist, author (and Penn alum!) Jennifer Abadi for a special talk on her new cookbook Too Good To Passover, where she will discuss the varying foods and customs for Passover from the Sephardic and … Read more

Getting to Freedom!

Getting to Freedom! March 16, 2019  3:00 – 5:00 pm On Seder night, we tell the story of the Jewish people getting to freedom! Then why does Seder sometimes feel like such drudgery? Join us to delve into the text of the Hagaddah, explore how to have a freeing Seder with your family, and even how … Read more