From the Klezmer FestivalAscent Special Events Summer 2014

All Weekend-Retreats include study of mystical texts, and are in English unless otherwise specified.

In the summer there is a FREE walking tour of Tsfat each Mon, Wed, Fri (minimum: 4 adults); and a FREE ½ day nature hike each Sunday (minimum: 6 adults).

For Shabbat meals with families on weekends when there is no seminar, please submit our Online Reservation Form by Tuesday or telephone to pre-register no later than Thursday. Better yet, try to come by Thursday night for a much fuller experience.

June 2014

July 2014

August 2014

September 2014



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previous seminar posters
June 2014  
3-5 Holiday-Retreat: "SHAVUOT High on the Mountain" (reservations, more information)
6-8 Shabbat Getaway (theme) "Inner Unity " (reservations)
13-15 Shabbat Getaway (theme) "Kabbalah & Psychology " (reservations)
20-22 Shabbat Getaway (reservations)
26-29 Weekend-Retreat: "VALLEY OF LOVE" (reservations, more information)
July 2014  
June 25 - August 17 Once again, Rabbi Shlomo & Mrs Olivia Schwartz will be living on the Ascent premises as Summer-Scholars-in-Residence
4-6 Shabbat Getaway (theme) "Jewish Leadership" (reservations)
10-13 Weekend-Retreat: "HEALING & MEDITATION" (reservations, more information)
18-20 Shabbat Getaway (reservations)
25-27 Shabbat Getaway (theme) "Jewish Astrology" (reservations)
August 2014  
1-3 Weekend-Retreat: "MEET THE KABBALISTS" (reservations, more information)
8-10 Shabbat Getaway (theme) "Inner Unity " (reservations)
15-17 Shabbat Getaway (reservations)
18-20 "27th Annual Safed Klezmer Music Festival"
21-24 Weekend-Retreat: "THE CREATIVE JOURNEY" (reservations, more information)
29-31 Shabbat Getaway (theme) "Gateway to the New Year" (reservations)
September 2014
5-7 Shabbat Getaway (theme) "Jewish Leadership" (reservations)
12-14 Shabbat Getaway (theme) "Kabbalah & Psychology " (reservations)
19-21 Shabbat Getaway (reservations)
24-28 Holiday-Retreat: "ROSH HASHANA 5775" (reservations, more information)


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