Rembaum Institute

Enriching Jewish Experiences

The mission of the Rembaum Institute for Adult Education and Family Programming reflects and preserves Rabbi Rembaum’s dedication to Jewish education and an enriched Jewish life, as well as a deep commitment to the state of Israel. The Institute in all of its programming reflects the quarter century commitment of Rabbi Joel Rembaum to adult and family education at Temple Beth Am. The Institute’s goals are to provide educational opportunities for the adults of Temple Beth Am, to broaden and enhance their Jewish education through diverse classes, lectures, panels, programs and social action. Additionally, to extend and strengthen the spiritual and religious lives of Temple Beth Am families through programming, retreats, and creative activities.

Ongoing RI Classes

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Humash with Rashi

Wednesdays, at 8:30 a.m.

Study Rashi’s original Hebrew commentary on the text of the Torah with Rabbi Kligfeld.

Intro to the Siddur

Tuesdays after morning minyan, 8:10 – 8:25 a.m.

Mishnah Study

Shabbat mornings 9:20 - 9:40 a.m.
Rabbis, teachers, and other members of the Library Minyan take turns teaching a weekly session in Mishnah. We study in both Hebrew and English and use commentaries. This year we are studying Makkot.

Stepping Stones

A one-of-a-kind parenting education program incorporating the principles of education and psychology with Jewish philosophy. Facilitated by JPA Parenting Institute Coordinator, Sari Abrams

Questions? Contact Lia Mandelbaum, Director of Programming & Engagement