Address: 91 Leinster St, Saint John, NB E2L 1J2

(506) 657-4790


The Shaarei Zedek Congregation is excited to introduce online Hebrew school for Adults, where everyone (18 years old and up) and their questions are welcome.

An online weekly class to teach participants to learn the shapes and sounds of the Hebrew alphabet and recognize and understand common Hebrew words and phrases that are often heard in Reform congregations and in Jewish prayer.
With a warm and supportive educator to guide you and a group of classmates for practicing together.

With a commitment to class attendance and review between class sessions, you can expect to recognize and understand the common Hebrew words and phrases that are often heard in Reform congregations and in Jewish prayer. Familiarity with Hebrew can be a key to feeling at home in the Jewish community.

Perfect for Introduction to the Hebrew language, this course assumes no prior Hebrew experience. It has been developed specifically for online learning and is taught by an experienced educator.

Live sessions meet weekly over video conferencing. Participants are given access to online course materials and workbooks.

Tuition: $250 (a year)

Class time: Sunday 7pm-8pm

meet our teacher

Dana Gonen

Dana has extensive and diversified background in on-line and in-person learning environments. Proven leadership and strategic direction in early childhood education as well as in online education for all ages.

With over 10 years of experience as an Early Childhood Education Director, Dana will create and foster a culture of teamwork, will build strong relationships with students and parents and develope a communication system for input and feedback as well as ensure ongoing updates.

As a Coach and mentor, Dana will develop training strategies for each teen instractor based on their knowledge and individual classroom dynamics and challenges.


Hebrew School registration (Adults)


Contact info

Address: 91 Leinster St,
Saint John, NB, E2L 1J2
Phone: (506) 657-4790
Mailing Address: P.O. BOX 2041
Saint John, NB,  E2L 3T5

Gathering Times

6:00pm - 7:00pm

09:00am , 09:45am, 10:45am, 11:45am, 12:45pm, 1:45pm