NHBZ Online Classes with Rabbi Smason

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NHBZ Online Classes

Rabbi Smason will keep you connected during this challenging time. The classes listed below are easy to join and you can drop in on one without having previously attended. All classes are offered through Zoom video conferencing on your computer or smart phone (you do not need to download Zoom to see the class) AND through audio only on your telephone.

UPDATE: The Friday Torah Portion Class will not be meeting until further notice.

Instructions to attend a class:

*For Zoom video: each class has a Zoom link- click on the link or copy and paste the link in your browser to join the class.

*For audio through your telephone: Dial-in number: 314-325-8791
All classes listed below will use the above number to join with audio only.
**If possible, please try to join each class a few minutes before the start-time.

  1. Weekdays at 8:00 am (Sun. 9:00 am) New topic: “Tehillim Tips; Insights Into Our Prayers” with Rabbi Smason. Each session is planned to last 30 minutes or so.
    Join by video at: https://zoom.us/j/99013706617

  2. Monday – Friday: 2:30 – 3:00 pm ~ “King David: His Life, Times and Spirit” with Rabbi Smason. This class will offer an in-depth study of the King David through sources in the Book of Samuel and Psalms.
    Join by video: https://zoom.us/j/136785930
  3. Friday at 8:00 am ~ Rabbi Smason will discuss the “Haftorah of the Week”. Join by video at: https://zoom.us/j/99013706617

  4. Sunday- Thursday at 7:00 pm ~ Rabbi Smason will offer a “Family Time Meeting” offering a few words of inspiration, perhaps a story, and then together we will recite Tehillim and sing. Each session is planned to last 15 minutes or so.
    Join by video a: https://zoom.us/j/295822730

     

  5. Every Monday at 7:30 pm ~ To the Source” with Rabbi Smason. An ongoing weekly class covering contemporary Torah topics using classic and modern English and Hebrew texts.
    Join by video at: https://zoom.us/j/295822730
  6. Every Tuesday: 12:30 -1:00 pm ~”Lunch for Kids with Rabbi Smason” Chat with the Rabbi and bring your lunch!. 30 minutes.
    Join by video: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87618807354

  7. Every Wednesday at 12:15 pm ~ Study with Rabbi Smason- Pirkei Avos / Ethics of the Fathers. Our long-running class offers contemporary, relevant insights based upon the timeless wisdom of the Torah.
    Join by video at: https://zoom.us/j/214068419
  8. Thursdays at 7:00 pm ~ Rabbi Smason will offer his popular “Starting Points” program — a 45-minute discussion/presentation of relevant, contemporary topics. Titles and dates, below.

    Join by video a: https://zoom.us/j/295822730

    August 6: Humor: Laughing When You Need It Most”
    August 13: Blind Spots: Are You Biased When Making Decisions?
    August 20: The Battle Against Procrastination: What Are You Waiting For?
    August 27: Five Habits of Incredibly Interesting People