September 13, 2022 “Taste of Me’ah Classic”

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  • Date
  • time Eastern Time
  • location Temple Emanuel
    385 Ward St
    Newton Centre
    MA 02459
  • cost Free
  • organizer Hebrew College Adult Learning - Community Education
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meah_logoMe’ah Classic is back in person!

Join us for “A Taste of Me’ah Classic” on Tuesday, September 13,  10 – 11 a.m. to learn about Hebrew  College’s flagship Adult Learning program.

Rabbi Neal Gold, instructor for the “Hebrew Bible” semester of Me’ah Classic, will offer a sample learning and discussion, followed by Q&A about program logistics. This event is free of charge.

Both the “Taste of Me’ah Classic” and course will take place at at Temple Emanuel, 385 Ward Street, Newton 

About Me’ah Classic

Me’ah Classic is a comprehensive, engaging, and in-depth adult learning experience that takes students on a 100-hour, two-year journey through the narrative of the Jewish people. This program is taught by outstanding faculty who empower students to become part of the conversation. Readings, text study, lectures, and discussions focus on core texts from biblical, rabbinic, medieval, and modern times. View the flyer

2022-2023 dates and time

All sessions will be held from 9:30–11:30 a.m. at Temple Emanuel, 385 Ward St. in Newton. Fall semester dates are:

  • November 1, 8, 15, and 22
  • December 6, 13 and 20
  • January 3, 10, 17 and 24
Instructor: Rabbi neal gold

Neal GoldRabbi Neal Gold teaches and writes about Jewish texts, Israel, and intersections between Jewish life and the contemporary world. He is also a student, recently completing an MA in Near Eastern & Judaic Studies at Brandeis University. He is adjunct faculty and a lecturer for Hebrew College’s Me’ah program, Jewish Chaplain & Hillel Director at Babson College in Wellesley, MA, and the Past President of the Massachusetts Board of Rabbis. He has served as the national Director of Program & Content for ARZA, the Association of Reform Zionists of America. For over 18 years he led congregations in New Jersey and Massachusetts.


The fee per year is $650 per person. Generous financial aid is available.


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