Torah learning is at the heart of WES community life.  Please join us for any of our many opportunities to learn and grow.

Talmud On Tuesdays

Rabbi Joshua Kullock leads a lively Talmudic discussion at 7:30 AM every Tuesday, immediately after morning minyan. The current tractate is Ta'anit Megillah. No need to register, just come join us. Please contact the office for more information.

Women's Torah Group

A Women’s Torah group meets the first Wednesday of each month at 11:00 a.m. Rabbi Joshua Kullock leads the study group. We are currently studying Exodus.  Please contact the office for more information.

Men's Torah Group

A Men’s Torah group, also led by Rabbi Kullock, meets on the second Thursday of each month at noon. The focus of the study is on the Book of Samuel. Please contact the office for more information.

Pray, Eat, Learn

Every few months, WES holds a Pray, Eat Learn session on a Friday night. The session begins with services, continues with a delicious community dinner, and then a local scholar hosts an immersive hour of Jewish learning. Check the calendar to see the next Pray, Eat, Learn.

Learn and Lunch

The Sandi Goldstein Learn and Lunch Program is a collaboration between West End Synagogue and Congregation Sherith Israel. Twice a month, WES hosts a local Jewish professional from one of the two synagogues. Check the calendar to see the next Learn and Lunch.

The Learn & Lunch program is funded by a grant from the Jewish Federation and the Jewish Foundation of Nashville & Middle Tennessee.

Guest Speakers and Scholar in Residence Program

Throughout the year, WES hosts notable Jewish scholars from around the country for various Shabbats. To see upcoming speakers, check the calendar.