Lifelong Learning Institute (LLI)

Seniors are invited to participate in lectures, led by experts in their field or university professors, about arts and culture, history, current events, religion, travel, and more. In addition to lectures, LLI also provides discussion groups, book and creative-writing clubs, and manages the Centre’s library, which includes English, Russian and Yiddish books and audiotapes. For more details, please call Sharon Chodirker at (416) 225-2112, ext. 124 or email sharonc@betelcentre.org.

Upcoming Events

August 22, 2017 - 10:00am - 11:30am

The author will read from her book, in this collection of tales showcasing some of the most humourous stories recorded at her four-doctor pediatric practice.
Speaker: Lynda Greenberg, Author, Medical Secretary, Office Manager

Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Synagogue
Cost: $4.25 members and $8.50 non-members

For more information, contact Sharon Chodirker, 416-225-2112, ext. 124 or sharonc@betelcentre.org

August 29, 2017 - 10:00am - 11:30am

The musical and poetic paths of the prolific songwriter, an analysis of his most notable texts, Jewish-Montréal roots, philosophical musings and geographic sojourns.
Speaker: Rosalin Krieger, Artist, Editor, Writer, Lecturer

Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Synagogue
Cost: $4.25 members and $8.50 non-members

For more information, contact Sharon Chodirker, 416-225-2112, ext. 124 or sharonc@betelcentre.org

September 5, 2017 - 10:00am - 11:30am

Learn about Michelangelo, an influence on the development of Western art, and Gian Lorenzo Bernini, a major figure in architecture and sculpture.
Speaker: Rachel Levin, Art Lecturer

Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Synagogue
Cost: $4.25 members and $8.50 non-members

For more information, contact Sharon Chodirker, 416-225-2112, ext. 124 or sharonc@betelcentre.org