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April 2017

SP17-15 GREAT BOOKS

April 25 @ 9:00 AM - 10:20 AM
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Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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Tuesdays: 9-10:20 a.m. 8 Sessions: March 7-April 25 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM Charles Sprandel Method: Shared inquiry discussion allows everyone to read and enjoy great works of literature. Discussion is based on the text at hand and only that text. Material: We will read selections from the text Great Conversations #5 available online. Assignments: Read assigned selections prior to each class meeting. For the first class, please read the selection Hekabe by Euripides. Additional readings this term will be: John Keats—selected…

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SP17-14 GLOBAL AND LOCAL ENVIRONMENTS

April 25 @ 9:00 AM - 10:20 AM
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Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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Tuesdays: 9-10:20 a.m. 8 Sessions: March 7-April 25 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM Richard Gelpke An examination of the broad aspects of our physical environment—the atmosphere, the water sphere, and the surface of the earth—provides the basis for this course. For each aspect, we will search for patterns across the globe. After finding the “big picture,” we will then focus on the U.S. southeast, detailing the importance and impact of these influences on Florida. How have they played out historically and in…

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SP17-18 HERE I AM—NOW WHAT? REDISCOVERY IN RETIREMENT

April 25 @ 11:00 AM - 12:20 PM
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Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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Tuesdays: 11 a.m.-12:20 p.m. 7 Sessions: March 7-April 25 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM Special Scheduling: No class April 11 Louise Gallagher and David Klain By now most of you have concluded a successful career and have entered into the retirement phase of your life. So, is retirement all you expected or have you found that something is missing? Or maybe you’re not exactly sure what that something is. Through the use of exercises and discussion, this course aims to help you…

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SP17-23 ASIAN ART AND ARCHITECTURE THROUGH THE AGES

April 25 @ 1:00 PM - 2:20 PM
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Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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Tuesdays: 1-2:20 p.m. 8 Sessions: March 7-April 25 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM Marvin Mills We begin our studies in the Indus Valley of Pakistan, site of the amazing Mohenjo-daro, which dates from the third millennium BCE. It was one of the world’s earliest major urban settlements. Forms inspired by Buddhism and Hinduism beginning in the sixth century BCE will take us to India, Cambodia, Indonesia, and Nepal. We will then explore the Islamic contributions of eighth- to tenth-century CE Cordoba in…

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SP17-SCF-27 A HISTORY OF COMEDY

April 25 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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Tuesdays: 1-3 p.m. 7 Sessions: March 14-April 25 ACADEMY EAST-STATE COLLEGE OF FLORIDA, LAKEWOOD RANCH Note: Extended class time Jordan Shifrin This class looks at the history of comedy beginning with ancient times to the present. We will examine the effects that films, TV, vaudeville, and stand-up have had on the comedy genre. What makes us laugh? What do we find funny? Was there a golden age of comedy? Has humor changed throughout the ages? These and other comical musings…

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SP17-24 BEGINNERS’ HEBREW, PART 2

April 25 @ 1:00 PM - 2:20 PM
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Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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Tuesdays: 1-2:20 p.m. 8 Sessions: March 7-April 25 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM Susanne Konicov This course is designed for those who are already familiar with the Hebrew alphabet. We will build on the skills you have and progress to reading, writing, vocabulary, and basic conversational Hebrew. If you have taken the Beginners’ Hebrew, Part 1, we will review the basics as needed. Grammar will be built into the course, painlessly. The text for the course is Shalom Ivrit 1 (Behrman House…

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SP17-22 VISIONS OF THE FUTURE IN LITERATURE

April 25 @ 1:00 PM - 2:20 PM
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Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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Tuesdays: 1-2:20 p.m. 6 Sessions: March 21-April 25 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM Rob Kirby Utopias conjure images of perfect futures, but sometimes an evil twin pops up instead. Writers comment on society by describing future worlds taken to extremes, sometimes good, sometimes bad. This course concentrates on modern British and American short novels and short stories that deal in these best and worst-case scenarios. For the first class, come ready to discuss George Orwell’s classic novel Nineteen Eighty-Four. In subsequent classes,…

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May 2017

SU17-06 HOW TERRORISM IMPACTS OUR LIVES

May 9 @ 9:00 AM - 10:20 AM
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Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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SU17-06 HOW TERRORISM IMPACTS OUR LIVES Tuesdays: 9-10:20 a.m. 7 Sessions: May 9-June 20 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM Thomas Stovall We will discuss the nature, recent history, strategy, tactics, and the technology used by terrorists. We will discuss how the new president might devise a plan to fight terrorism, identify the modes of counterterrorism response and explore whether our security and liberties have been impacted by this response. To sharpen our understanding of global terrorism, we will discuss a variety of…

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SU17-07 GREAT BOOKS

May 9 @ 9:00 AM - 10:20 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Tuesday, repeating until June 27, 2017

Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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SU17-07 GREAT BOOKS Tuesdays: 9-10:20 a.m. 8 Sessions: May 9-June 27 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM Charles Sprandel Method: Shared inquiry discussion allows everyone to read and enjoy great works of literature. Discussion is based on the text at hand and only that text. Material: We will read selections from the text, Great Conversations #5 available on line. Assignments: Read assigned selections prior to each class. For the first class, please read the selection Hell Screen by Ryunosuke Akutagawa. Additional readings this…

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SU17-02 IPHONE FOR TRAVELERS

May 9 @ 9:00 AM - 10:20 AM
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Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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SU17-02 IPHONE FOR TRAVELERS Tuesday and Thursday: 9-10:20 a.m. 6 Sessions: May 9-May 25 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM Alan Freedman The iPhone may be the greatest travel tool since the invention of the wheel! In this class, you’ll learn how to use your iPhone to instantly translate languages, convert currency and temperature, find your way with Google Maps, use your alarm clock to guarantee wake up calls, and check weather worldwide. You’ll also learn how to preserve your battery, make calls,…

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SU17-13 FROM REDISCOVERY TO ACTION

May 9 @ 11:00 AM - 12:20 PM
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Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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NEW SU17-13 FROM REDISCOVERY TO ACTION Tuesdays: 11 a.m.-12:20 p.m. 8 Sessions: May 9-June 27 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM Louise Gallagher and David Klain After re-awakening the dormant aspects of you, your next important step is making positive changes happen in your life. Implementing new behaviors is a critical step for most of us—one that we may not be sure how to start. This course will help you focus on setting and achieving your goals. We hope you will join us…

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SU17-26 LEARNING TO MEDITATE

May 9 @ 11:00 AM - 12:20 PM
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NEW SU17-26 LEARNING TO MEDITATE Tuesdays: 11 a.m.-12:20 p.m. 6 Sessions: May 9-June 13 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM Judy Fleischer In this class, you will learn different ways to meditate. Each week you will practice what you have learned by using mindfulness-based stress reduction as a basis for “body scan” a method that allows you to “scan” every body part for tension and relaxation. In addition, you will learn meditation techniques that include counting your breaths, counting the length of your…

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SU17-10 THE RED SCARE REVISTED

May 9 @ 11:00 AM - 12:20 PM
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Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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NEW SU17-10 THE RED SCARE REVISITED Tuesdays and Thursdays: 11 a.m.-12:20 p.m. 6 Sessions: May 9-May 25 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM Alfred Jones What have history and hindsight to tell us about one of the most controversial periods in 20th century American history? Join the discussion as we review key questions that arose when charges of disloyalty and subversion were leveled by and at citizens of the United States after World War II. This course will examine the Rosenberg and Hiss…

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SU17-11 BEGINNERS’ ITALIAN, PART 2

May 9 @ 11:00 AM - 12:20 PM
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Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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NEW SU17-11 BEGINNERS’ ITALIAN, PART 2 Tuesdays: 11 a.m.-12:20 p.m. 8 Sessions: May 9-June 27 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM Simona Bai This course is designed for those already familiar with basic Italian and is a continuation of Beginners’ Italian, Part 1. If you know the alphabets, numbers, and common Italian greetings, this course will add to your current skills. Each week you will study a different topic to help you became familiar with the sounds and the musicality of the language.…

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SU17-12 SUMMER BOOK CLUB

May 9 @ 11:00 AM - 12:20 PM
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Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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NEW SU17-12 SUMMER BOOK CLUB Tuesdays: 11 a.m.-12:20 p.m. 6 Sessions: May 9-June 13 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM JoAnn Spiegel Summer is the best time to find comfort in reading for pleasure. Whether spending the day under an umbrella at the beach or curling up in a favorite chair in front of a fan, read the chosen book and then join us as we keep the RCLLA Book Club up and running. The selected books for May and June are A…

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SU17-16 BEGINNERS’ HEBREW, PART I

May 9 @ 1:00 PM - 2:20 PM
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Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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SU17-16 BEGINNERS’ HEBREW, PART I Tuesdays: 1-2:20 p.m. 8 Sessions: May 9-June 27 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM Susanne Konicov Learn to read and write Hebrew without stress. You will study the Hebrew alphabet and begin reading and writing Hebrew words in the first few lessons. This class is for students new to the language as well as for those who have learned Hebrew in the past, but have forgotten it. Primer books will be available at the first session for $6…

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SU17-15 THE BIOGRAPHY OF A SONG!

May 9 @ 1:00 PM - 2:20 PM
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Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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NEW SU17-15 THE BIOGRAPHY OF A SONG! Tuesdays: 1-2:20 p.m. 8 Sessions: May 9-June 27 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM Tony Moon One of the more fascinating aspects of popular music is the creation of a song. Not to be upstaged is the interesting journey it takes toward its growth to popularity. Many of our treasured songs have had years of neglect and discovery only to be forgotten and re-discovered. Rock & Roll owes a large debt to “The Great American Songbook”.…

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SU17-17 HOW JAZZ WORKS

May 9 @ 1:00 PM - 2:20 PM
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SU17-17 HOW JAZZ WORKS Tuesdays: 1-2:20 p.m. 6 Sessions: May 9-June 13 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM Harry Miedema Jazz is composition without an eraser. Its mixture of African musical culture and Western European musical culture has made it a truly American music. In this course, with the help of numerous music selections, we will seek to define jazz and explore a range of topics such as improvisation, the art of transcription, the art of listening, learning by rote, performance practice in…

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June 2017

SU17-18 YO, HO, HO AND A BOTTLE OF RUM

June 20 @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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NEW SU17-18 YO, HO, HO AND A BOTTLE OF RUM Tuesdays: 1-3 p.m. 2 Sessions: June 20-June 27 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM Jordan Shifrin Pirates, we love them…we hate them. But just who were these bearded wonders? We know that they are a popular subject of literature and film, but what is their appeal? Were pirates romantic and glamorous heroic figures? Or, were they mainly filthy, scurvy ridden thieves and murderers? In this class, we will look at the actual characters…

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SU17-09 THE NABATEANS: CONQUERORS OF THE DESERT

June 20 @ 11:00 AM - 12:20 PM
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Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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NEW SU17-09 THE NABATEANS: CONQUERORS OF THE DESERT Tuesdays and Thursdays: 11 a.m.-12:20 p.m. 4 Sessions: June 20-June 29 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM Steven Derfler History records the Nabateans as nomads dwelling in tents and the desert. For many years, previous to 200 BCE, the Nabateans slowly emigrated from their homeland in Arabia into the Negev Peninsula. In this course, we will examine this mysterious tribe and their culture. While the Nabateans did not abandon their Arabian roots, they expanded into…

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SU17-14 EXOTIC JEWISH COMMUNITIES AROUND THE WORLD

June 20 @ 1:00 PM - 2:20 PM
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Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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NEW SU17-14 EXOTIC JEWISH COMMUNITIES AROUND THE WORLD Tuesdays and Thursday: 1-2:20 p.m. 4 Sessions: June 20-June 29 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM Steven Derfler As an exiled people for more than 2,500 years, Jews have landed in far off, and sometimes exotic, places where they have learned to survive and thrive. We will discuss how these communities became lost to mainstream Jewish life and learn how they adapted to foreign culture. These exotic communities include Moroccan and Egyptian Jews, Chinese Jews,…

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