Jewish Fireside Chat is a new online series hosted by the Jewish Learning Institute, where leading scholars share their stories and messages of inspiration with our community. Live webinars take place every second Tuesday at 8:00 pm. There will be a Q&A period following each presentation.
JEWISH FIRESIDE CHAT SUMMER SERIES
Inspiration for Our Times From Leading Jewish Thinkers
June 30 / 8 Tammuz
From Frazzled To Focused: Tips, Tools & Tricks To Bring More Focus, Resilience & Calm To Your Days
A conversation with Rivka Caroline, MSc, Author & Productivity Consultant.
Interviewed by Naomi Pfeffer, Jewish educator, wife and mother of two young children.
July 14 / 22 Tammuz
Essentials: Immune Resilience & Wellness In The Age Of Corona
A conversation with Sara-Chana, master herbalist, author and TV personality.
Interviewed by Bryan Borzykowski, award-winning journalist and contributor to the New York Times, CNBC, and the Globe and Mail.
July 28 / 7 Av
Courageous Heroes in Nazi Occupied Poland: One Remarkable Story
A conversation with Rabbi Zaklikovsky, acclaimed historian, author, and director of Chabad in Monroe Township, NJ.
Interviewed by Mark Kantor, President of the Jewish Heritage Centre.
August 11 / 21 Av
Emotional Intelligence: How To Achieve Meaningful Relationships
A conversation with Jill Kapenstein, APCC, Trained in Somatic Experiencing and Healing.
Interviewed by Kim Nozick. Kimberly has a Master of Arts in Psychology and is a facilitator and emerging voice in the area of mental health and addiction.
August 25 / 5 Elul
Never Give Up: From Class Clown to School Principal to Military Chaplain
A conversation with Captain (Rabbi Dr) Noteh Glogauer, Chaplain, Royal Canadian Navy, Canadian Armed Forces.
Interviewed by Ran Ukashi, National Director, League for Human Rights of B’nai Brith Canada.