Interested in learning about & discussing views within Judaism about the human body? ReJewvenation 2012 will be taking place in January 2012. This event will be taking place January 10, 11, & 12 in Southern California for young adults to come together and learn in Los Angeles, Irvine, Riverside and Long Beach. Amongst the activities will be a coffee gathering, two Lunch & Learns, visiting Judaica shops in Los Angeles, and more.
Beginning on Tuesday 10 January in Riverside, Rabbi Drew will be leading a discussion on Jews and Tattoos at 5pm at the Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf at UCR.
Wednesday 11th’s events will be taking place in both Long Beach and Los Angeles:
– From 11:30-4:30 at the Alpert JCC, topics such as using the restroom, kosher eating, and drug use will be discussed, including a lunch-and-learn with Rabbi Abba Perelmuter.
– From there, an opportunity to caravan up to Los Angeles to check out some Judaica shops and enjoy kosher food will be accompanied by Rabbi Zalman Kravitz speaking.
– At night, the event returns to Long Beach for a Beer, Bible, and Baked Goods program on Sex.
The event concludes in Irvine on Thursday 12th at the Orange County Hillel from 11:00-4:30 with a lunch-and-learn with featured speaker Rabbi Shmuly Yanklowitz.
Following up from last year’s Torah Winter Learning Event, Rejewvenation seeks to offer a variety of rabbis speaking upon a broad theme and offering it free to young adults, primarily, but not exclusively, university students. For more information, please contact Rabbi Drew at RabbiDrew [at] SoCalJSS.org.