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Online winter 2021 classes are about to start, so don't miss your chance to dive into a world of Yiddish.

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Here’s the chance you’ve been waiting for! Our online winter 2021 classes are about to start, so don’t miss your chance to dive into a world of Yiddish. Check out the information below and register today! All classes and workshops will be offered on Zoom.

Comprehensive Yiddish Language Classes

Learn, refresh, and improve your speaking, reading, and writing language skills with experienced instructors in a fun and stimulating learning environment.

Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced Yiddish Language Levels

Sundays on Zoom, 10:00 am–11:30 am EST | Jan. 10 – Mar. 14, 2021

10 classes | Cost: $160

These classes are offered by the Committee for Yiddish, UJA Federation.

For more info and to pre-register: yiddish@ujafed.org | 416-635-2883 x5189

Theatre Workshop – “Der Dybbuk”

Theatrical workshop facilitated by award-winning performer, director, and playwright, David Gale. This year, students will work with “Der Dybbuk”, adapted by Miriam Hoffman. All are welcome! Scripts are provided in transliteration, and no previous Yiddish or performance experience is required.

Tuesdays on Zoom, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm EST | Jan. 12 – Mar. 16, 2021

10 Classes | Cost: $160

For more info and to pre-register: YiddishTheatreWorkshop@gmail.com

Special Interest Yiddish Classes at Miles Nadal JCC

Beginner Conversation II

Practice and expand your basic Yiddish conversational skills while engaging with the rich world of Yiddish culture. All materials are provided in transliteration.

Prerequisites: “Conversational Yiddish for Beginners” or equivalent basic knowledge.

Thursdays on Zoom, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm EST | Jan. 7 – Mar. 11, 2021

10 Classes | Cost: $250 plus HST

Yiddish Women Writers

In this high intermediate-level course, we will read and discuss selections of poetry and short stories by key Yiddish women writers. Conducted largely in Yiddish, with some discussion in English.

Wednesdays on Zoom, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm EST | Jan. 6 – Mar. 10, 2021

10 Classes | Cost: $250 plus HST

For full course details and to register:  https://mnjcc.org/browse-by-interest/jewish-life/hebrew-yiddish/62-hebrew-yiddish.html

Leyenkrayz (Yiddish Reading Circle)

Participants will read and discuss short stories in Yiddish, with text provided.

Third Tuesday of each month, on Zoom, 7:30pm – 9:00pm EST

10 sessions annually | Cost: $30

For more info and to pre-register: yiddish@ujafed.org | 416-635-2883 x5189

Presented by:

A Kultura Collective Member

In Partnership with:

Miles Nadal JCC

Start Date January 10, 2021

Closing Date March 12, 2021

Various times

Virtual

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Accessibility

If accessibility options not listed, please contact the venue to confirm

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