UCJF sponsored our 4th Day of Jewish Learning on Sunday, November 11, 2018 at SUNY Ulster, Stone Ridge NY

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2018 Schedule

8:30-8:55am – Check-In & Kosher Snacks

Book Exchange, CD sales, Synagogue display & more in the Cafeteria


9:00-10:00 Morning Session I includes:

Healing Through the Tree of Life: An Intro to Kabbalah – Sharon Rosen

The Little-known Story of Jewish Holocaust Money – Bob Messing

The Art of Forgiveness as Seen Through the Relationship of Jacob & Esau – Zoe B. Zak

Waves of the Mikvah – Lily Solochek

10:15-11:30pm - NEW FILM SCREENING: “Luis Moses Gomez and his Mill House”

Introduction and Discussion:

Carroll F. Cook, Gomez Mill House Director

Richie Rosencranz Gomez Mill House Site Manager

Jim Berkise, Librarian


11:45-12:30pm – KOSHER Lunch


12:45-1:45pm - Afternoon Session I includes:

The Chosen Game: The History of Jews in Basketball – Charley Rosen

Tales of the Hasidic Masters – Hanoch Hecht

Jews in the Catskills
– Jeff Gold

Judaism and Economic Justice - Lawrence Bush

Exploring Psychological and Spiritual Focus in the Torah – Gail Albert

2:00-3:00pm – Afternoon Session II includes:

Music from the Holocaust - Bob Cohen

What Does the Torah Teach About the Stranger and Immigrant in our Midst? - Jonathan Kligler

The Kabbalah of Time Travel – Shlomie Deren

Jewish Rounds of Peace and Freedom. Singing together, rounds & more – Lauren Rosen

3:15-4:00pm – Wrap-up.