LimmudFest Nola 2023
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LimmudFest is back in person for a weekend of celebrating, learning, and doing Jewish.

LimmudFest New Orleans is a weekend festival of Jewish learning, arts, culture and spirituality featuring 70+ sessions from local, regional and national presenters. It is part of a global movement inspired by the idea that when Jews from diverse backgrounds come together to celebrate and learn about everything and anything Jewish, the entire community is enriched.

Please note that the individual sessions have not yet been allotted time slots so the scheduled times are
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Friday, March 17

6:00pm CDT

6:45pm CDT

7:00pm CDT

8:00pm CDT

9:00pm CDT

Saturday, March 18


Conservative Shabbat Morning Service Congregation Gates of Prayer Havdalah and Melavah Malkah Congregation Gates of Prayer Metivta-Style Meditative Shabbat Service Congregation Gates of Prayer Orthodox Shabbat Morning Service Congregation Gates of Prayer Reform Shabbat Morning Service Congregation Gates of Prayer Seudah Shlishit: The Third Shabbat Meal Congregation Gates of Prayer Join the Brand-New LimmudFest Choir, the Lyrical Limmudniks Congregation Gates of Prayer Laughter, Tears, Curtain: A Yiddish Theatre Workshop Congregation Gates of Prayer The Missing Jew: READING AND DISCUSSION Congregation Gates of Prayer Meet Herbie Cohen, the World’s Greatest Negotiator Congregation Gates of Prayer Trends in Contemporary American Jewish Life and How to Respond to Them Congregation Gates of Prayer Learning the Right Lessons: Jewish History from a Reform Perspective Congregation Gates of Prayer Sam Zemurray: The Fish That Ate the Whale Congregation Gates of Prayer A ‘Warm Peace’ in the Middle East? Cultural Diplomacy and the Abraham Accords Congregation Gates of Prayer My Israeli Arab Conflict: A Soldier Recalls. An Observer Reflects. A Citizen Speaks. Congregation Gates of Prayer What is Going on in Israeli Electoral Politics? Congregation Gates of Prayer From the Seder Table to Cafe Du Monde Congregation Gates of Prayer Leon Godchaux: A New Orleans Legend, His Creole Slave and His Jewish Roots Congregation Gates of Prayer Jewish Meditation: Building the Temple Within Congregation Gates of Prayer "Enigma of the Torah": A Play Congregation Gates of Prayer Adam and Adamah, Dust and Home Congregation Gates of Prayer From Biblical Apocalypse to US Foreign Policy In Jerusalem Congregation Gates of Prayer The Mystery of Good and Evil Congregation Gates of Prayer Tempos & Tunes for the Tatteles Congregation Gates of Prayer Tot Shabbat Congregation Gates of Prayer

11:45am CDT

Sunday, March 19


"You’ve Got to be Carefully Taught": Tikkun Olam and the American Musical Theater Jewish Community Center Ben Jaffe: My Life in Music Jewish Community Center Israel Zangwill's *The Melting-Pot* (1908): The Play that Tried to Change History Jewish Community Center Music of the Middle Eastern Jewish Diaspora Jewish Community Center Quilting Identity Jewish Community Center The Israeli "Second-Generation" in Literature and Film Jewish Community Center Antisemitism and Racism in Sports: Can Jewish and African American Athletes and Leaders Effectively Combat It?" Jewish Community Center Infertility: Ancient Curse, Modern Blessings Jewish Community Center Jewish Bioethics During a Pandemic Jewish Community Center Orthodox Women and the Rabbinate: An Unfolding Journey Jewish Community Center Reporting Live from Yiddishland Jewish Community Center Reporting Live from Yiddishland Jewish Community Center Reproductive Health and Rights in the United States and Abroad: How Jewish Women Have and Continue to Make a Difference Jewish Community Center When Is Someone Really Dead? Jewish Community Center Storytime Yoga Jewish Community Center The Kids Are All Kids Get Up and Dance like an Israeli! Jewish Community Center Giant Bubble Making: Finding the Spiritual and Sublime Jewish Community Center Holy Ink and Climate Change Jewish Community Center Passover Paper Art Jewish Community Center Where Does Jewish Culture and Ancestry Live In Our Bodies? A Movement Exploration Jewish Community Center The Ancient Synagogue: Origin, Form, and Function Jewish Community Center To Bigotry No Sanction: Exploring the Historical Context of American Jewish Identity Jewish Community Center Was Astral Magic Kosher for Medieval Jews? Jewish Community Center How Do We in the Diaspora Relate to Israel amidst Its Electoral Shifts to the Right Jewish Community Center The Battle For The Jewish Future. Europe. America. Israel Jewish Community Center Jewish Cemeteries of New Orleans 1828-2023 Jewish Community Center Grief and Joy: On Mourning in 2023 Jewish Community Center Navigating the Wilderness of Grief Jewish Community Center Both/And: What's our Southern and Jewish? Jewish Community Center The Map to Menschhood: How Taking Care of Kids at Camp Gets You Ready for Your Future Jewish Community Center Wish You Were Okay Jewish Community Center Animating Jewish Community: Four Rabbis' Trip to Paradise Jewish Community Center Beyond the Music: Chanting the Torah Jewish Community Center The Book of Esther; Chance, Providence, Prudence? Jewish Community Center The Torah of Space Flight Jewish Community Center Hands-On Passover Jewish Community Center Passover Jam Jewish Community Center
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