Learning to Read Hebrew (Hebrew Ulpan Aleph, Section II)                         

Tuesdays, 6-7pm, Nov 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Dec 6, 13

In an interactive setting, participants are introduced to the Hebrew Alef-Bet, vowels, essential pronunciation, and sight-reading. Textbook, Aleph Isn't Tough, must be purchased online prior to first class. For more information, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.at (512) 454-6806. Presented in partnership with JCC Austin, Temple Beth Shalom, Congregation Agudas Achim, Congregation Tiferet Israel, Congregation Shir Ami, Congregation Beth Israel, and Congregation Beth El. Meets in Board Room at Congregation Beth Israel. Register by contacting Lisa Quay, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. $80 course registration fee. 


Hebrew Ulpan Aleph will be offered in the winter and spring as well!  Stay tuned for dates.   

Prayerbook Hebrew
Tuesdays, 7-8pm, Nov 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Dec 6, 13

In the Prayerbook Hebrew class we will study and discuss some of the most important prayers in our service. For each prayer, we will begin with basic decoding, and then move on to discuss the meaning and some different interpretations. We will also work on fluency and learn some basic Hebrew grammar along the way. During the fall series,r we will work on the Sh’ma section of the service: Ma’ariv Aravim, Yotzer Or, Sh’ma, and V’ahavta. Taught by Becca Taute.  

For more information, and to register, contact Becca Taute at (512) 454-6806 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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rayerbook Hebrew will be offered in the winter and spring as well!  Stay tuned for dates.  
Winter prayers: Adonai S’fatai, Avot V’Imahot, and G’vurot
Spring prayers: Aleinu, Mourner’s Kaddish, and Adon Olam



Additional Hebrew Classes Held at the JCC

Registration at Shalomaustin.org/jll

Hebrew Ulpan Aleph for Teens and Adults
In an interactive setting, participants are introduced to the Hebrew Alef-Bet, vowels, essential pronunciation, sight-reading, and conversational skills using games and songs. Textbook, Brandeis Modern Hebrew-Hebrew inContext must be purchased online prior to first class. Taught by Lital Canaani. For more information, contact Lisa Quay at 512-735-8030 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. For questions about appropriate level for you please contact David Hazan at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Presented in partnership with JCC Austin, Temple Beth Shalom, Congregation Agudas Achim, Congregation Tiferet Israel, Congregation Shir Ami, Congregation Beth Israel, Congregation Beth El. No class October 3, 17, 24. Meets in Education Building, JCC. Room 229.  

M I 7-8 PM I 9/12-12/12 I 11x I $120/$120  I  

Min Capacity: 6

Max Capacity: 15

 

Hebrew Ulpan Bet for Teens and Adults

Participants will need a foundational understanding of Hebrew.   A continuation of the Basic Modern Hebrew, emphasis is on enriching and perfecting the four language skills. This class focuses on elements of grammar, vocabulary, reading selections, and interactive materials. This allows practice of all language skills: reading, writing, listening comprehension, and conversation. Taught by David Hazan, Hebrew faculty at the Austin Jewish Academy. Textbook, Ivrit Min Hahatchala, must be purchased before first class. For more information, contact Lisa Quay at 512-735-8030 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. For questions about appropriate level for you please contact David Hazan at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Presented in partnership with JCC Austin, Temple Beth Shalom, Congregation Agudas Achim, Congregation Tiferet Israel, Congregation Shir Ami, Congregation Beth Israel, Congregation Beth El.  Meets in Education Building, Room 222.  

T I 7-8 PM I 11/1-12/13 I 7x I $80 I  

Min Capacity: 6

Max Capacity: 15

 

Hebrew Ulpan – Beit Café Conversational Hebrew for Teens and Adults

If you are an intermediate or advanced Hebrew speaker who would like to enhance your listening, comprehension, and speaking skills, this class is for you. Taught in Hebrew entirely, this class will allow you to increase your vocabulary quickly and improve your communication skills. Students will be exposed to a variety of texts, Israeli music, newspapers, short stories, and other materials. This is an interactive class taught by David Hazan who is a native Israeli with experience teaching Hebrew as a second language to both young and old. For more information contact Lisa Quay at 512-735-8030 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. For questions about appropriate level for you please contact David Hazan at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Presented in partnership with JCC Austin, Temple Beth Shalom, Congregation Agudas Achim, Congregation Tiferet Israel, Congregation Shir Ami, Congregation Beth Israel, Congregation Beth El.  Meets in Education Building, Room 222. Professionals or educators at Jewish institution eligible for discount price of $60

T I 8-9 PM I 11/1-12/13 I 7x I $80 I  

Min Capacity: 6
Max Capacity: 15