Women’s Program

Rosh Chodesh Gatherings

Join other Jewish women in celebration of the new moon- a traditionally special holiday for women. We learn about the mystical energies that are being revealed during each particular month and engage in a creative project to enhance and ground our learning.

Sunday, January 25, 10:00 pm

Rosh Chodesh Shvat Gathering

“Food for the Soul:” An in depth and hands on examination of the tikkun (rectification) of this month- the act of eating. We will celebrate with a “Aleph B’Shvat Seder” replete with all the types of fruits and goodies from the 7 holy species of Israel and learn about the spiritual significances of each fruit. Please RSVP to Aviva with the particular fruit you would like to bring to share.

Monday, March 2 at Hillel, University of Oregon

Rosh Chodesh Adar Gathering

“Every Jewish Women is a Queen” Come make your own beautiful crown and learn about the Purim heroine, Queen Ester.

Creative Jewish Workshops for Women:

Combining Torah and Jewish Mysticism with creative arts, each workshop inspires personal reflection and spiritual growth.

taught by Rebbetsen Aviva Spiegel

Sunday, Dec. 27 at 1:00-8:30 pm

“The Gates of Tehillim”: A Chassidic approach to the spiritual power of Tehillim. We will focus in depth on psalm 121 and hand-craft beautiful chamsas.

Sunday, Dec. 30 at 5:00-9:30 pm

“And the Women Danced:” A creative movement workshop focusing on the connection between dance and the highest form of Joy from a mystical perspective.