Cafe Ohev Sunday Speaker Series

Held on a quarterly basis, Cafe Ohev is a casual gathering on a Sunday morning following morning minyan and breakfast to hear speakers on a wide range of topics. The speaker often has visual or printed materials to share and encourages questions, after the presentation.

Cafe Ohev Past Events

Cafe Ohev: Sephardic Jews – Then and Now

Join Dan and Melanie Allmayer, Ace Allen, and Donna Oberstein as they share highlights of their trip exploring Spain/Sefarad. Sunday, August 7, following morning minyan that begins at 9:30 a.m.

Cafe Ohev: Gratuitous Hatred: Sects and Sectarians in Second Temple Judea

Join us as Fran Sternberg, lecturer in the Jewish Studies Program at the University of Kansas, discusses Pharisees, Sadducees, Essenes and the early Christians.

Cafe Ohev: Joel Resnick

Joel Resnick has been a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences for over 25 years. He will speak about the history of the Academy from the beginning to current day.

Cafe Ohev: Andrea Kempf & Evan Luskin Visit Cuba

At Ohev Sholom’s Cafe Ohev in August, Andrea Kempf & Evan Luskin will discuss their visit to Cuba.

Cafe Ohev: Donna Oberstein and Ace Allen Travel to Poland and Israel

Donna Oberstein and Dr. Ace Allen will speak about their trip to Poland and Israel in July of 2014.

Cafe Ohev: Dr. William Everett Discusses Composer Sigmund Somberg

Dr. William Everett will present an examination of Sigmund Romberg’s life and work.

Cafe Ohev: Chuck Haddix

Join Us May 4th, 2014 9:30 a.m. Jazz historian, radio show host and author Chuck Haddix will speak at Cafe Ohev on Sunday, May 4th. Haddix recently published his book Bird: The Life and Music of Charlie Parker.  The Jazz giant, Charlie Parker, was from Kansas City originally. Read more about Haddix at KCUR’s website. >> Please contact the Ohev office, if you intend […]