Beth Israel of Westport/Norwalk on King Street has announced a new women's Torah study group. The group will meet every Tuesday from 10 to 11:15 a.m. with Rabbi Yehoshua S. Hecht; senior rabbi.

The weekly Torah conversation and study begins Tuesday, Oct. 21. There will be discussion on modern day issues and events based upon what Torah teaches and its application for daily living.

Each session is self contained and knowledge of Hebrew is not required. Refreshments will be served.

For more information, call 203-866-0534 or visit