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Yiddish Classes in (or online from) the Bay Area

Free 10-week beginning Yiddish course on Zoom, taught by Yankl Levitow, Wednesdays, 5:30-7pm, starting January 18, 2023 The course is offered both on Zoom and in person at the JCC in Los Gatos. Free tuition, however there's a charge for course materials. Why do some people “shlep” rather than “carry?”...

 Yiddish Classes in (or online from) the Bay Area, Yiddish Classes Online /  Online

For those who can already speak rudimentary Yiddish. Seven Mondays, 7/17 - 8/28, 7-8:30pm Pacific Time on Zoom. You may register even after the course has begun. Stress in this class will be placed on interactive conversation with the instructor and among the students (almost) entirely in Yiddish. I will...

 Yiddish Classes in (or online from) the Bay Area /  Online

Elementary Yiddish 101, taught by Alec Burko, at U.C. Berkeley. To be offered in Fall 2023. M, W, F, 1-2pm, in person. In this beginners’ course students will learn to speak, read, and write Yiddish, the original language of East European Jews. Using the communicative method and the new textbook...

 Yiddish Classes in (or online from) the Bay Area, Yiddish Classes Online /  Online

Workers Circle/Arbeter Ring of Northern California is offering free, biweekly online Yiddish classes with instructor Marianne Tatom (Mirl).  We have 2 levels of classes: Advanced Beginners and Intermediate. You must know the Jeiwsh alphabet (alef-beys) for both classes. Regular classes resume January 12, 2024 and continue biweekly through June 14,...

 Yiddish Classes in (or online from) the Bay Area, Yiddish Classes Online /  Online

Yankl Levitow teaches Yiddish language and literature classes in the South Bay and Santa Cruz. Learn more at his website In Fall 2023, he is offering the following. Contact Yankl Levitow directly for more info. Intermediate Yiddish. This class is for students with a “starter-level” ability to read and speak. Basic...

 Yiddish Classes in (or online from) the Bay Area, Yiddish Classes Online, Yiddish Language Teachers & Translators /  Online

An ongoing series on conversational and written Yiddish presented in the Jewish and Roman script along with a study of East European Jewish culture and history. Meets Fridays 3-4:30pm via Zoom. The class is filled now and there are no plans to accept new students. If you want to speak...

 Yiddish Classes in (or online from) the Bay Area, Yiddish Classes Online /  San Francisco

In this strictly reading and iberzetsn (translating) Yiddish Zoom class, students will have an opportunity to read various mayselekh (stories) pamelekh (slowly) and mit geduld (with patience), so that even those who have kheyder level (elementary school) proficiency can participate and follow along. The instructor will provide PDF Readers in...

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