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    Moving with the Tree of Life

    7-Week Movement Series with Julie Emden

    When: Friday, 5/7/2021 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    Session dates: Fridays, 4/2/2021 - 5/14/2021, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    Where: Online

    OFJCC Palo Alto JCC

    Join us each week between Passover and Shavuot as we embody divine attributes (Sefirot) that map onto the body, based upon the Tree of Life. Each class will include guided movement sequences as well as time for free-form dance, accompanied by carefully curated playlists and infused with Jewish wisdom teachings for the week’s attribute.

    • April 2: Embodying Hesed (Flow)
    • April 9: Embodying Gevurah (Containment)
    • April 16: Embodying Tiferet (Harmony/Beauty)
    • April 23: Embodying Netzach (Patience)
    • April 30: Embodying Hod (Gratitude)
    • May 7: Embodying Yesod (Creative Life Force)
    • May 14: Embodying Malchut (Physical Divinity)
    Sign up for the series or for individual classes. Zoom link will be provided upon registration.

    OFJCC Palo Alto JCC No previous experience with dance or knowledge about the Sefirot is required.

    Please wear comfortable loosely layered clothing in which you can easily move.

    Can't join live? A recording for your viewing will be sent to you!

    No one turned away for lack of funds. Multiple payment levels are offered to make this series accessible to those for whom payment is difficult or prohibitive at this time. If you are able, please consider sponsoring others to attend through the "help another" option when selecting a ticket. Contact Julie if you need a scholarship.

    Offered by Embodied Jewish Learning, in partnership with Shalem, the Jewish Wellness Initiative of the Peninsula JCC.

    Fridays, April 2–May 14
    9:30–10:30 AM
    Sliding Scale Pricing: Single Class: $10–$36 | Series $70–$252
    Contact: Tova Birnbaum | [email protected]

    OFJCC Palo Alto JCC

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