June 5 - NY Kollel presents Tikkun Leil Shavuot

Thursday, May 1, 2003

Tikkun Leil Shavuot
Study all night long to commemorate our receiving the Torah at Mount Sinai

Thursday Night, June 5, 9:00 pm- 5:00 am, Maariv at 8:30 pm


Admission Free, Photo ID required for entrance
Photo ID required for entrance

Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion Museum
One West 4th Street (between Broadway and Mercer Street)
New York City

Tikkun Leil Shavuot is the custom of studying Torah all night long in commemoration of receiving the Torah at Mount Sinai.

Classes on kabbalah, midrash, Yiddish literature, the book of Job, and much more will be given every hour on the hour with scholars Dennis Shulman, Freema Gottlieb, Ruth Gais, Bruce Smith, Andrew Hahn, Art Feinglass, Hara Person, Sue Oren, Wayne Mones, Craig Axler, and others.

For further information call 212-824-2272 or e-mail kollel@huc.edu


Founded in 1875, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion is North America's leading institution of higher Jewish education and the academic, spiritual, and professional leadership development center of Reform Judaism. HUC-JIR educates men and women for service to North American and world Jewry as rabbis, cantors, educators, and nonprofit management professionals, and offers graduate programs to scholars and clergy of all faiths. With centers of learning in Cincinnati, Jerusalem, Los Angeles, and New York, HUC-JIR's scholarly resources comprise the renowned Klau Library, The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives, research institutes and centers, and academic publications. In partnership with the Union for Reform Judaism and the Central Conference of American Rabbis, HUC-JIR sustains the Reform Movement's congregations and professional and lay leaders. HUC-JIR's campuses invite the community to cultural and educational programs illuminating Jewish heritage and fostering interfaith and multiethnic understanding. www.huc.edu