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

February 27, 2018 - 10:00am - 11:30am

Speaker: Reuven Grajner, Pianist, Composer, Singer and Arranger

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

March 6, 2018 - 10:00am - 11:30am

An inspirational true story about Dr. Rahamim Cohen Melamed, an educator, scholar and artist with Lou Gehrig’s disease who overcame many obstacles.
Speaker: Rouhama Danto, Lecturer on topics of Jewish Studies and Art

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

March 13, 2018 - 10:00am - 11:30am

Frederic Chopin is known as "the Piano Poet". In this presentation we will hear some of his short pieces, try to understand the essence of the music of the romantic era, and get to know the man behind the music.
Speaker: Joseph Sharon, General Manager, Circles Enrichment

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