Institute is Going Online July 25- August 8, 2021!
For some 40 years, 300 plus people have gathered for a week every summer to learn, teach, daven, sing, and be in Jewish community together.
This year, as with so many institutions since Covid-19, we will not be meeting in person.
We will be meeting virtually and invite you to join friends and friends-to-be of all ages and backgrounds to come to the National Havurah Committee Summer Online Institute, where every teacher is a student and every student is a teacher. Our theme this year is
To offer flexibility given these strange times, the Institute will be spread out over two weeks. Four-session classes (TBA) will be offered twice a week, with both morning and evening options. Daily workshops will be available as well as all kinds of other programming including daily davening, community-wide learning, singing, and other options. We will have opportunities to share meals and hangout spaces together online as well.
The second week will have a higher concentration of non-course programming, including Friday afternoon/evening Shabbat programming and davenning.
Because these times are unprecedented, we are still finalizing the structure of the two-week program, but a sample day will look like this- Sample day schedule.