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Open Circle Texts and Traditions Registration

Open Circle Jewish Learning

Open Circle Jewish Learning, sponsored by Combined Jewish Philanthropies (CJP), brings together small groups of curious, engaged learners with exceptional educators to dive into an array of compelling topics and practices.

Texts and Traditions Circles

Explore Jewish rituals, practices and values, such as those surrounding Shabbat, death and grief, the start of a new month, and ritual immersion. Or delve into vibrant Jewish texts, including the Torah, Talmud, and contemporary Jewish thought.

Class Schedule and Tuition

Class schedule and tuition varies by site. Please see below for more information. Tuition assistance is available — don’t let cost be a barrier! For more information, contact Bernice Lerner, Dean of Adult Learning, at blerner@hebrewcollege.edu or 617-559-8709.

Refund Policy

Those who withdraw from the class before the first session will be given a full refund. A $50 administrative fee will be deducted from your refund if you choose to withdraw from the class after the first session.

If you have any trouble registering, please reach out to Bernice Lerner, Dean of Adult Learning, at blerner@hebrewcollege.edu or 617-559-8709.

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