Adult Education

Kehillat Beth Israel is proud to offer a full slate of learning opportunities for our diverse and engaged community. Topics run the gamut from Torah study, to issues of local interest, to developments affecting Israel and the wider world. We are proud to welcome speakers of national and international renown, and to provide unique and dynamic programs open to the entire Jewish community of Ottawa. Cantor Green regularly run classes and provide opportunities for personal study and ritual learning. Please check our calendar for upcoming offerings: click here.

Adult B’nai Mitzvah
Program for adults who didn’t have a chance to celebrate B’nai Mitzvah at their 12/13 but who wants to reconnect with Judaism through the study of Jewish thought and synagogue skills.

Miller Introduction to Judaism Program 
Come as you are, whether you’re re-discovering your heritage, connecting with your partner, or considering conversion. We are eager to join you on your journey and together explore the wisdom, depth, and joy of Jewish living. Click here to register.

A Taste of Torah High Holy Day Edition
A Weekly Virtual Class for Women with Rabbinical Student, Sarah Rockford. Please register at

Israel Affairs Discussion Group
Click Here to watch the recording of our conversation with Lyn Julius, author of the book “Uprooted: How 3000 Years of Jewish Civilization in the Arab World Vanished Overnight”.

Click Here to watch the recording of our conversation with Yossi Klein Halevi, author, journalist, and Fellow at the Shalom Hartman Institute.