Lectures & Talks

We invite you to explore our diverse array of thought-provoking lectures, discussion groups, and featured speakers and look forward to learning alongside you.

Many of our lectures and featured speaker events are recorded and available for you to view at home.

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Amram Scholar Series

This dynamic program of public lectures brings world-renowned authors, scholars, political leaders, policy experts, and theologians to WHC to share their perspectives on timely issues or their research into Jewish culture and history.

We are pleased to present prominent writers of the nation’s newest works on topics of Jewish interest, often in cooperation with the Jewish Book Council.


the Issues

Founded by the EmptyNesters, Inside the Issues is a unique, in-depth discussion series on current issues in our world today, including anti-Semitism, immigration, healthcare, and politics.

Open to the entire Congregation, discussions are led by experts within our Congregation or friends of congregants who provide us with a real-world perspective based on their own experiences.

Family Relations Forum

Addressing issues confronting 21st-century families.

Today’s families face new and growing challenges. Our programs and speakers strive to address these needs and provide information, education, guidance, and support.