• 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.
  • For full program information, click on the drop-down menu above.

Our Upcoming Events...


Torah Study Together

Sun • Jan 23, 2022 • 11:00 am

Join Janice for a monthly discussion of the Torah portions. Classes take place monthly, on Sunday's via google meet. First class is on Sunday, October 10 at 11:00am on Parshat Noah. Classes will also be on Nov. 14th, Dec. 12th, Jan 23rd. Contact for log on information.


Lainie Kazan Up Close

Sun • Jan 30, 2022 • 8:00 pm

Spend an hour with Lainie Kazan as she talks about her career on Broadway, in the movies, on TV, headlining at nightclubs and more. Lainie is the embodiment of the world entertainer. She is an artist who has reach the pinnacle in virtually every area of performance. She has come a long way since she was Barbara Streisand's Broadway understudy in "Funny Girl".



Sun • Feb 06, 2022 • 10:00 am

Our version of a Jewish-American "Stuff You Missed History Class", learners will discuss seminal developments in American life, such as Jewish contributions to American culture, American literature, and the Civil Right Movement, through the lens of Jews straddling their status both insiders and outsiders. We will also examine antisemitism and the Holocaust, and the changing place of Zionism in the shaping of Jewish American identity. Sharing tales from immigrants, their children, and grandchildren, learners will debate the meaning of this ongoing saga.