7701 16th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20012

A Beginner's Guide to Jewish History


Are you afraid to admit you don’t know the significance of the year 70? 1492?
  Don’t know Mendelssohn from Maimonides?
Then this is the course for you!

By Cynthia Peterman

Jewish History

The course will cover Ancient Jewish History through Modern Israel

Sign-up and reserve your place

Wednesdays from 7 - 9:00 p.m. Except for Sunday Feb 22 7:30 p.m.

Multi-session course from January 7 through February 11th
January 7, 14, 28; February 4, 11, 22 (7:30 p.m.), 25

Pricing: $120 members / $160 non-members

Cynthia is the former chairperson of the Jewish history department of the Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School, where she taught high school Jewish history for 22 years. Cynthia was also the Education Director of Tifereth Israel from 1986 to 1992. Currently Cynthia directs The Jewish Teacher Project, an online portal that organizes internet resources for Jewish Studies teachers and serves as TI's VP for Lifelong Learning.                         

TI Adult Education

To find out more information, please contact TI Synagogue Administrator
Sheri Blonder at  TiAdmin@Tifereth-Israel.org, or 202-882-1605 x101