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.
Tumbling and basic skills on all gymnastic apparatus will be introduced to children ages 3-4 in a beginner gymnastics class at the Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton. Developing body awareness, strength, flexibility, coordination and confidence will also be emphasized. The 10-week class meets on Mondays from 1:15-2pm beginning January 9. Cost is $190. Register at bostonjcc.org/register or contact 617-558-6456 or email@example.com. Open to all.