This booklet explains the Days of Awe, starting with Rosh Hashanah and running through Yom Kippur, including what to expect at synagogue services, what the home celebrations may look like and concluding with a glossary of useful terms.
Parents, Children and Interfaith Relationships: Listening so they will talk. Talking so they will listen. 4 week class being taught at Gratz College in Elkins Park, PA by IFF/Philadelphia Director Rabbi Robyn Frisch. The class begins Oct. 28 & is being offered both Tuesday afternoons & Tuesday evenings.
A great way for Jewish professionals and volunteers who work with and provide programming for people in interfaith relationships to locate resources and trainings to build more welcome into their Jewish communities; connect with and learn from each other; and publicize and enhance their programs and services.
Not to state the obvious — but this article ROCKS! Wonderfully engrossing and very nostalgic for those of us who lived through the era. I tend to agree with Barry Melton’s assessment that it was actually the end of an era….what do others who experienced it feel?
Definitely get a copy of Max Said Yes! The Woodstock Story. (http://www.maxsaidyes.com)The only children’s book about Woodstock and its Jewish hero, plain spoken, open minded dairy farmer Max Yasgur, who oopend his farm up to hundreds of thousands of lfower children for 3 days of peace and music.