Appearances and Workshops

November 2, 2019, Toronto, ON

  • Guiding educators from the Religious Education Association through the textmejudaism.com website.
  • Plus, the world premiere of a short video related to biophilia and the relationship of sentient beings to technology, “It’s Complicated: Scully and the Smart Phone”.

November 3-6, 2019, Cleveland, OH

Sunday, November 3

  • Temple Emanu El, Orange
    • Digital Life Cubed: An Interfaith Panel on our Religious and Digital Lives based on the Text Me volume, 2:00-3:30pm
    • Book signing, 3:30-4:00pm

Monday November 4

  • Laura and Alvin Siegal Institute of Adult Learning, Beachwood
    • Book sharing and signing for the Cleveland Board of Rabbis, Noon-1:30pm
  • For Kol HaLev, Cleveland’s Reconstructionist Jewish Community, time and location TBA
    • Lecture: A 21st Century Kaplanian Vision for Jewish Education. An opportunity to interact personally and from a synagogue point of view with this new vision. Dedicated to the memory of Sam Kelman, a key contributor to the educational life of Reconstructing Judaism and Kol HaLev.

Tuesday, November 5

  • Jewish Education Center of Cleveland
    • Book sharing and signing for Cleveland Jewish educators, , Noon-1:30pm

November 10, 2019, Minneapolis, MN

  • Heilicher Jewish Day School
    • Book Celebration and a Panel on L’Dor V’Dor in the Digital Age, 1:00 – 3:00 pm

December 2, 2019, St. Paul, MN

  • Luther Seminary
    • Digital Life Cubed: An Interfaith Panel on our Religious and Digital Lives based on the Text Me volume, Noon-1:30pm

December 27, 2019, St. Louis Park, MN

  • Beth El Synagogue
    • Book talks with Drs Deborah and Jeffrey Schein, focused on the Spiritual Gifts We Give our Children, Noon – 1:00pm (after Shabbat service)

January 24 – 26, 2020, Pittsburgh, PA

  • Congregation Beth Shalom
    • Scholar in Residence weekend: A dialogue between Drs Deborah and Jeffrey Schein on the Spiritual Life of Jewish Children in the 21st Century