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  • Statue of Librety
    פסל החירות
    pesel ha-cherut

  • The Subway
    הרכבת התחתית
    ha-rakevet ha-tachtit

  • Stock Exchange
    בורסה
    bursa

  • Bullets Over Broadway
    קליעים מעל ברודוויי
    kli'im me'al brodway

More than 1.7 million Jews are based in the New York City area – the largest Jewish population center in the US. It is actually the largest Jewish community outside Israel! Many famous Jewish people were born in NYC; Filmmaker Woody Allen and comedian Adam Sandler were born in the city and display the life of Jews in New York City in their films.

If you're Jewish, or even if you're just interested in Jewish culture, you might be interested in Hebrew lessons in New York City. Learning Hebrew in New York City can prepare you for a trip to Israel, or help you better understand the religious Hebrew texts heard on Jewish community gatherings. Where can you learn Hebrew in New York City? Many Jewish congregations offer Hebrew lessons for members and non-members. While many of New York City's Hebrew classes may be geared towards children and Bar Mitzvah-aged students, the FCC may be able to direct you towards New York City Hebrew classes designed for adults as well.

Even more fun may be to study Hebrew as a family, and it is possible to find this type of New York City Hebrew course without even leaving your computer! Learn Hebrew Pod is a complete system for learning to speak and understand modern conversational Hebrew, with optional programs for learning to read Hebrew and for learning Hebrew prayers. It Equally well-suited to older children, teenagers, and adults, our courses include comprehensive, thorough (and fun!) audio lessons and a website full of complementary multimedia learning tools. And you can take your Hebrew lessons with you throughout New York City just by downloading our audio lessons to your MP3 player or other mobile device... perfect when you’re riding the subway or out for a run in Central Park.