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Feb 2017 23
7:00 pm
Boston Workmen's Circle, 1762 Beacon St.
 
"Revolutionary Yiddishland: A History of Jewish Radicalism" by Alain Brossat and Sylvia Klingberg is an inspiring and timely book on the history of Jewish revolutionary politics and movements in Eastern Europe before World War Two.
 
Join us in recovering the radical Jewish tradition at our first reading group meeting where we will be covering the Introduction and Chapter One. We will be scheduling our future reading group meetings at this meeting as well.

Feb 2017 23
7:30 pm
Boston Workmen's Circle, 1st Floor (not wheelchair accessible)
Drop in for this informal monthly gathering to learn and sing Yiddish folk songs. Songbooks provided. All are welcome, regardless of singing ability or knowledge of Yiddish. Questions?

Feb 2017 23
7:30 pm
Boston Workmen's Circle

A Yiddish reading group that meets at Boston Workmen’s Circle is inviting new members. The group has just starting reading Itsik Manger’s “The Book of Paradise” in Yiddish. The book is written in relatively simple Yiddish - a story of an angel forced to leave Gan-Eden to become human.

Feb 2017 28
7:30 pm

Advanced Beginner (Tues nights):  Designed for students who already have some elementary Yiddish reading, writing and speaking, this course will help you build conversational vocabulary, strengthen your grammar and develop reading skills.

Feb 2017 28
7:30 pm

Intermediate (Tues nights):  Students will build on their knowledge of Yiddish through reading and translating prose, poetry and songs, with opportunity to hear Yiddish music by popular artists.  Various grammatical points will be highlighted and explained in context of material used.  Students should be somewhat proficient in reading and comfortable using Yiddish dictionaries.