Join other parents, grandparents and adults monthly at 5:30 p.m. during Religious School Midweek Program to discuss special interest topics with our clergy, directors and other professionals. Topics are chosen by parents and grandparents like you!
5:15 p.m. Gather in the Rubin Library Conference Room for some light refreshments
5:30 p.m. Monthly 5:30 Club discussion
Finish by 6 p.m.—just in time to pick up your child/grandchild from Religious School
October 13-14 – What does it mean to be a Reform Jew? Facilitated by Rabbi Andrea Goldstein
What are the hallmarks of Reform Judaism and what does it mean for your child or grandchild?
November 10-11 – The December Dilemma Facilitated by Rabbi Jim Bennett
Chanukah or Christmas? Santa or Chanukah Harry? Menorah or Christmas Tree? How can we help our children and our families to navigate the challenges of being Jewish during the winter holiday season?”
December 8-9 – Shabbat: One Size Doesn’t Fit All Facilitated by Cantor Seth Warner
How can we make Shabbat meaningful in our busy lives?
January 12-13 – Supporting our Children in Sticky Situations
Bullying, mean girls, socialization issues.
February 9-10 – Supporting Our Children in Other Sticky Situations
How do we support our children when their friends are having trouble?
March 8-9 – Making Judaism a Way of Life: Home Practices Facilitated by Rabbi Andrea Goldstein
Ethical decision-making as reflected through Reform Judaism.
April 12-13 – Making Judaism a Way of Life: Community Resources Facilitated by Debbie Bram
Find go to resources both online and in our community.
|Congregation Shaare Emeth is one of the leading Reform congregations in North America. Whether celebrating Shabbat, exploring the insights and wisdom found in Torah, or gathering to make a difference in our community, we are a congregational family dedicated to deepening and enriching our connection to Judaism. Shaare Emeth is in the heart of St. Louis' dynamic Jewish Community. We are fortunate to have a beautiful campus at the corner of Ladue and Ballas Roads in Creve Coeur, Mo., a lovely community in West County St. Louis.|
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