SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
B’NAI TORAH UNIVERSITY: SEPHARDIC FEST
SUNDAY, MARCH 4: 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Celebrate Jewish holidays and life-cycle events – SEPHARDIC STYLE! Experience Sephardic Jewish traditions and learn about the different cultures, rituals, recipes and more.
STATIONS AND WORKSHOPS
Sephardic Folk Tales
Food Tasting: Sephardic Charoset, Moroccan Carrots, Couscous & Yemenite Stew
Food Prep: Learn how to make Burekas
Holidays: Passover, Mimouna, Shabbat & Shavuot
Pre-Wedding Ceremony: Hennah Hand Tattoos
Art: Hamsah Hand Jewelry, Evil Eye Stained Glass
Coffee & Mint Tea Bar
B’nai Torah’s Tzedakah, Learning and Chesed Program is commited to caring for the poor and hungry in our community.
9:30 – 11:30 AM
Join us in the dairy kitchen at any point, and help prepare a Sephardic meal to be served at First United Methodist Church* to our local homeless population.
Help transport and serve the prepared meal.
*625 NE Mizner Blvd, Boca Raton, FL 33432. Please park on west side of the church.
CONCERT SERIES: YEMEN BLUES
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7: 7:30 – 10:00PM
Founded by singer Ravid Kahalani, Yemen Blues is an astonishing musical concept that resides at the crossroads of traditional Yemenite melodies and the world of funk, blues, and jazz. Joined by an exciting combination of musicians and singers, Ravid will delight you with his uplifting and contemporary groove.
SCHOLAR-IN-RESIDENCE: DR. BENJAMIN GAMPEL
SHABBAT, MARCH 16 – 17
Truly an energetic scholar, author and teacher, Dr. Gampel is among a small group of educators dedicated to bringing the history of the Jews to a wide public audience, specializing in the history of Jews of the medieval and early modern world.