LimmudFest 2020 Overview

2020 LimmudFest

LimmudBoston’s annual festival of Jewish learning
will be held on November 15, 2020 online as an eFestival.

11:00 am - 4:30 pm

Take advantage of Early Bird discount for eFestival 2020

(Discount code LF2020EB good until November 1, 2020.)

LimmudBoston eFestival 2020

LimmudFest will take place Sunday, November 15, 2020, from 11:00 am - 4:30 pm.


Festival Location - Online!

LimmudBoston’s annual festival of Jewish learning will be held online as an eFestival.

Please join us from the comfort of your own home, safe and warm in sweats and slippers! Bring your favorite beverage and come learn at our Limmud Boston eFestival 11/15/20!


LimmudBoston eFestival 2020 Program

This year's online program begins with an All-Festival Welcome Gathering featuring Rachel Korazim who will speak on "One Jerusalem - Multiple Images." Singer-songwriter Menachem Creditor will also help open the festival with some glorious uplifting music.

We are excited to announce that, through a grant from Limmud North America, eFest 2020 will have several sessions that celebrate the racial diversity within Judaism and explore issues of identity, justice, and acceptance here, and in Israel. We are honored to have some of the pre-eminent Black Jewish thinkers, leaders and activists join us at this pivotal time in America.

In addition we will explore the complicated relations in this country, before and following the election, with Marc Gopin, originally from Brookline, who has written Healing the Heart of Conflict, and is a world renowned conflict resolution consultant. Pre-pandemic, Marc worked several times a year in Israel and Syria and has consulted in much of the Middle East and beyond. He has turned his expertise homeward as he helps us navigate the difficulties of our divided political landscape.

Do you love cooking? Susan Barocas will also join us for a hand’s on cooking session . She was the guest chef in the White House during the Obama administration and cooked for the three Seders the President hosted. Her Sephardic recipes will make us all hungry.


Ready to do your part? Sign up today!

• Choose the perks that fit your budget.

• Sign up to select your giving level and to register for eFest 2020. Please note: When you click "Register" you will be directed to the eFestival Eventbrite page. From there, click on the TICKETS button to complete your registration.

All gifts of $18 and above include complimentary links to the eFestival.

LimmudBoston, Inc. is a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization.
Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.


*Early Bird adult registration: $18  (through November 1st)  - Use Promo code: LF2020EB when checking out.

Young Adults: $18 - Use Promo code: LF2020YA when checking out.

Jewish Educators: $18: Use Promo code: LF2020JE when checking out.

Please write info@LimmudBoston.org in case of financial hardship. (No one is turned away.)

Donation & Sponsorship Opportunities

Click here for information, 2020 Donor Levels and Benefits

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LimmudFest is a happening, a volunteer-driven celebration of Jewish culture and identity. From storytelling, music and meditation to Torah and Talmud, LimmudBoston offers inspiration and education – engaging beginners and scholars alike.

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