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April 2017

SP17-34 SHORT STORIES: THE GEMS OF LITERATURE

April 26 @ 11:00 AM - 12:20 PM
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, repeating until April 26, 2017

Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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Wednesdays 11 a.m.-12:20 p.m. 8 Sessions: March 8-April 26 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM Diane Browne-Sterdt Well-written short stories are the gems of literature . . . small powerhouses of compelling characters, moral imperatives, and psychological richness. They draw the reader right in and deliver a jolt, quietly or dramatically, at their conclusions. Classics and contemporary stories will be discussed. The proximity of despair and joy, the vulnerability and power of women, the search for inner freedom in men, and the mystery…

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SP17-35 ON THE ROAD AGAIN WITH KEROUAC

April 26 @ 1:00 PM - 2:20 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 26, 2017

Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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Wednesdays: 1-2:20 p.m. 8 Sessions: March 8-April 26 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM Kurt Landefeld Jack Kerouac was an off-beat American novelist and poet and is considered a pioneer of the Beat Generation. This class explores Kerouac’s writing, his times, and his impact on contemporary and future writers, using the books On the Road (1957 edition), Dharma Bums, and Visions of Gerard, each by Kerouac. In addition, the poetry of Allen Ginsberg, Gary Snyder, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, and others who were part of…

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SP17-38 THE BIBLE GOES B-O-O-M

April 26 @ 1:00 PM - 2:20 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 26, 2017

Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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Wednesdays: 1-2:20 p.m. 8 Sessions: March 8-April 26 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM Murray Simon Many of the sacred texts of the Hebrew Bible were the “genesis” of a number of celebrated musical works, which may be found in many forms of expression. Course leader Murray Simon created the acronym B-O-O-M which stands for Broadway, Opera, Oratorio and the Movies to indicate just how diverse these musical forms are. We will identify the original biblical texts that inspired such musical works found…

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May 2017

ACADEMY ADVENTURES: EDISON & FORD WINTER ESTATES, FORT MYERS

May 10 @ 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Academy Adventures: Edison & Ford Winter Estates, Fort Myers Wednesday, May 10 (Download event flyer) Join us for a trip to Fort Myers for a tour of the Edison & Ford Winter Estates. Admission will include a guided tour of the Edison Family House, guest and caretaker’s cottages, and the Ford Estate. Guests will see the 1929 historic landscape, evident throughout the entire property that offers a glimpse back into “old Florida.” In addition to the estates tour, guests will…

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