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Lunch & Learn: Eating and Drinking Our Way Through Torah and Jewish History (Community Events)

Enjoy a catered lunch as Biblical and Talmudic botanist Dr. Jon Greenberg explains the symboic meaning of the foods and beverages served. You'll learn about:

  • How civilization may have begun as a quest for beer
  • Edible lilies, from Egyptian god to your last bagel
  • The Jewish exile who proved that tomatoes are not poisonous
  • The quiche that got fired from the Talmud’s seder plate

To reserve a place, call 323-938-7147. There is a $5 charge for lunch.

Host: Jon Greenberg
Contact Phone: 323-938-7147
Congregation Shaarei Tefila (Los Angeles, CA)
7269 Beverly Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90036