When my husband read an early draft of this essay, he asked, "Why doesn't her partner have to support our daughter? After all, they agreed to raise children as Jews." What does it mean to raise a Jewish child?
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.
Little ones will be exposed to the importance of kitchen skills: measuring and learning how to make delicious snacks. Best of all, this class will encourage young chefs to explore new foods and flavors. Eggs may be used. Held at the Leventhal-Sidman JCC (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton on Mondays from January 9-February 13 from 10-10:45am. Geared for children ages 2.5-4 years, with adult. JCC member cost is $90, nonmember cost is $115. Open to the entire community. Register at bostonjcc.org. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 617-558-6414. All JCC arts and humanities offerings are programs of the Ryna Greenbaum JCC Center for the Arts.