January 13 - January 16, 2017

Dr. Sheva Zucker will be offering an intensive Yiddish weekend for intermediate-advanced and advanced Yiddish students. This will be a total immersion experience with one of the foremost Yiddish teachers in America. The weekend will consist of grammar, conversation and readings from Yiddish literature. (The exact curriculum will be decided based on the applicants.)

When: Friday evening January 13 through Monday, January 16, 2 P.M.
Shorter Friday to Sunday evening option available.

Breakfast: Saturday, Sunday, Monday
Bagel Plus lunch: Saturday and Sunday
Snack: Monday

Some home hospitality is available.
Reasonable hotel rates in nearby hotels.
 
There are very reasonably priced flights to RDU airport (if booked sufficiently in advance) from New York, Boston, and other cities. 
 
Minimum: 9 students
Maximum: 13 students

For information and registration: Contact Sheva Zucker
sczucker@aol.com.
Please indicate interest as soon as possible.

SCHEDULE

Friday afternoon, March 4 2016: Arrival
6:30 Shabes dinner

Saturday
Breakfast
Reading of weekly Torah portion in Yiddish and discussion
Poetry/Reading handwriting

Lunch
Saturday afternoon: Yiddish Literature 
Free time/Walk

Dinner

Evening Program

Sunday
Breakfast
Grammar and Literature

Lunch
Grammar and Literature
Walk/Free time

Dinner
Evening Program, 7:30 at Beth El: Concert of rediscovered Yiddish music, by Jane Peppler and Roger Spears (all new program)

Monday
Breakfast
Grammar and Literature
Departure 2 PM

Tentative readings include works by Chava Rosenfarb, Yosl Birshteyn, Blume Lempel and others.


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Email Sheva Zucker at sczucker@aol.com to register or for more information.