- This event has passed.
Rabbi Dr. Natan Slifkin, director of the Biblical Museum of Natural History in Beit Shemesh, Israel, is the scholar-in-residence at Congregation Beth Aaron. After kiddush, he will discuss “The Animal Kingdom in Jewish Thought.” At 4:45, his topic will be “The Sages and Science,” and between the 5:45 Mincha and the 6:51 Maariv, he will speak about “Rationalism vs. Mysticism: Schisms in Traditional Jewish Thought.” At 8, there will be a multimedia presentation, “Encounters with Animals,” and his books will be on sale there. 950 Queen Anne Road. (201) 836-6210 or www.bethaaron.org.