Congregation Kol Tikvah’s ARZA and Adult Education Committee is proud to present the 2022 Scholar in Residence weekend February 25-27, 2022 featuring Robbie Gringras speaking on “Hugging and Wrestling With Israel”! OPEN TO THE COMMUNITY!

Join us starting on Friday, February 25, 2022 at 7:30PM for Shabbat Services followed by a brief Oneg. Then listen to our first Scholar in Residence Presentation: THE FOUR QUESTIONS THAT ANSWER THE ISRAEL CONUNDRUM | A 90 MINUTE INTERACTIVE LECTURE. Open to the public.

Our weekend continues on Saturday evening, February 26, 2022 with a second Scholar in Residence presentation on: THE GATE SOLO THEATER PEFORMANCE| A 45 MINUTE PERFORMANCE, 30 MINUTES Q&A. Kindly RSVP if you plan on attending this performance.

Our weekend concludes on Sunday morning, February 27, 2022 with a final presentation from Robbie Gringras on: THE “O” WORD — HOW TO TALK ABOUT THE ISRAEL-PALESTINIAN CONFLICT | A 90 minute interactive lecture. Kindly RSVP if you plan on attending this performance.


Robbie Gringras is a British-born Israeli living in the Galilee, working in education, performance, and writing. Since emigrating to Israel with a Literature degree from Oxford University, a teaching qualification, and his own theater company, he has trained hundreds of educators in generating honest complex connections to Israel. 

RSVP will be required for all Scholar in Residence presentations. If you have any further questions, please contact Judy in the Temple office.