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.
Rock wall climbing, mini zip lines and other fun, cooperative activities are all part of a Preschool Bouldering and Adventure class for children ages 4-5 at the Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton. The 11-week class meets on Thursdays from 1:15-2:15pm beginning January 12. Cost is $275. Register at bostonjcc.org/register or contact 617-558-6456 or email@example.com. Open to all.