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Day of Jewish Learning 2017

  • Finley Community Center 2060 West College Avenue Santa Rosa, CA, 95401 United States (map)

Back by Popular Demand-our 4th annual
DAY OF JEWISH LEARNING-  you choose what you want to do!
Workshops on – Yiddish Love Songs, Mussar, Martin Buber, Jon Stewart, Temple Mount, Israeli Politics, Collage, Nature, Shema, Spinoza to Seinfeld, In G-d We Trust, Wine, Prayer, Yiddish Women Writers, Storytelling, Israeli Defense Forces, Queer Joseph.

Three one hour sessions.
No need to sign up
Workshops are on a first-come, first serve basis.

Complimentary Social Hour at 2:45pm with live music by Mama Loshn
Bring your own lunch
Sunday February 12, 2017
10:00am – 3:30 pm
Finley Community Center, Person Senior Wing
2060 W. College Ave. Santa Rosa 95401

  • 11:40 Rabbi Josh: Nature-Connected Jewish Prayer Did you know that Judaism contains profound teachings that link the open, prayer-filled heart with the natural world? In this session we’ll explore some of those teachings, from the lush and vivacious Song of Songs to the shamanic meditations of Reb Nachman of Breslov.
  • 1:30 Rabbi Daria: Mussar — A Spiritual Practice for Equanimity and More! Do you often feel unsettled and thrown off by the events and interactions around you? Come learn some new tools, as offered by the Mussar tradition, for gaining understanding and skill with this everyday aspect of interacting with others and walking in the world. (If you studied Mussar with Rabbi Daria in the past at the Day of Jewish Learning, this year we are looking at a different attribute/middah.) Come learn about this revolutionary, yet simple, spiritual practice, as presented by Rabbi Daria and the Mussar Leadership Program (

For a full list of teachers and classes visit our website
Visit us at, or 707-528-4222

Earlier Event: February 12
Together b'Teva: Tree Planting!
Later Event: February 15
Sacred Hebrew Chanting