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Trip to Yiddishland
August 14 @ 8:00 AM - August 20 @ 5:00 PM
The Workmen’s Circle’s Trip to Yiddishland program, our 7 day, 6 night retreat features four levels of Yiddish classes, dance & klezmer instruction, theater & music workshops, concerts & entertainment, children’s program, and three delicious meals per day. This year’s program will take place from Monday, August 14-Sunday, August 20. All are welcome, from brand-new Yiddishists to fluent speakers.
Come explore our mameloshn on Sylvan Lake in nearby Dutchess County. Enjoy and learn with Yiddish water polo and bingo, nightly kave hoyz, and pool, lake, boating, tennis, and more.
Yiddishland 2017 instructors include master teacher Kolya Borodulin with Shane Baker, Motl Didner, Miriam Hoffman, Chava Lapin, Eugene Orenstein, Zisl Slepovitch, Klezmer artists Deborah Strauss, Jeff Warschauer, and Aaron Alexander, and children’s program coordinator Eleonore Biezunski
Please note this year’s new dates. Yiddishland 2017 will be held from August 14 to August 20, 2017. Prices range from $550-$1300. Student tuition is $300, including classes, meals and accommodations. To sign up today, please fill out this registration form. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 212.889.6800 ext. 817 for more details.