• Welcome to the Culture and Learning Center at B'nai Shalom.
  • For members of B'nai Shalom and the broader community.
  • Study Jewish history, text and traditions; explore arts and ideas; reflect on our lives, Israel, and the world we live in.
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Our Upcoming Events...


Little White Lie

Sun • Oct 03, 2021 • 10:00 am

Join us for a virtual conversation about race and Judaism with award-winning producer, writer, director, and outreach specialist Lacey Schwartz Delgado. She uses the power of narratives to build community and impact change on personal, familial, institutional, and societal levels. Her film "Little White Lie" explores her shifting racial identify and what it means to be Black and Jewish in America.


The Lost Shtetl by Max Gross

Sat • Oct 16, 2021 • 1:00 pm

Rina Kurland Sisterhood Book Club of B’nai Shalom presents a book review and conversation led by Anne Spring.


Virtual Tour Jewish Calcutta

Sun • Oct 17, 2021 • 7:00 pm

Join Rahel Musleah on a Virtual Historical Tour of Jewish Calcutta through Music and Memory: The Personal Story of a Baghdadi Jewish Family Through the vivid prism of her family's story and a heritage of lyrical songs, Rahel Musleah introduces audiences to the rich culture of the Jews of India and Iraq. Her fascinating personal journey mirrors the story of Calcutta's Jews with humor, poignancy and song. This universal story of community and immigration, loss and continuity, is filtered through her particular lens.