This colorful booklet will give all the basics about this holiday which combines elements of Halloween, Mardi Gras and the secular new year. It is a holiday not only for children who know immediately that anything with a costume will be fun, but for adults too.
Connecting Interfaith Families to Jewish Life in Greater Cleveland by providing programs and opportunities for interfaith families to experience Judaism in a variety of venues, meet other interfaith families, and to connect to other Jewish organizations that may serve their needs.
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.
Before WWII, more than a thousand wooden synagogues dotted the shtetls of Eastern Europe. The award-winning documentary film, The Lost Wooden Synagogues of Eastern Europe, tells their story. "A masterpiece of visual images," says the Jewish Museum of Florida. Movie is narrated by Theodore Bikel. Film will be shown on Tuesday, December 13, from 2-4pm, at Temple Ohabei Shalom (1187 Beacon Street) in Brookline as part of the JCC Without Walls program.
JCC Without Walls is a collaboration of Congregation Kehillath Israel, Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston, Temple Ohabei Shalom and Young Israel of Brookline with generous funding by Combined Jewish Philanthropies to serve the needs of senior adults. Cost is $5 and includes kosher refreshments. For reservations and more information, contact 617-558-6443 or firstname.lastname@example.org.