Our updated booklet, Weddings For The Interfaith Couple, walks you through all of the traditions for the big day, starting with two to think about in advance (choosing a wedding contract known as a ketubah and topics to consider when meeting with your wedding officiant).
Rabbi Mychal will be leading us in a discussion of interfaith relationships throughout Jewish history and the present challenges and opportunities they pose. This discussion will provide a foundation for the second part of the series in which we will explore the many realities of interfaith relationships, including challenges we have faced and our varied approaches to our own interfaith experiences.
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.
Children ages 6-8 can learn how to climb the rock wall at the Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton in an 11-week Climbing and Adventure class. Children will learn how to put on a harness, tie knots and climb to the top of the rock wall. The 11-week class meets on Thursdays from 3:45-4:45pm beginning January 12. Cost is $275. Classes also available on Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays. For details and to register, visit bostonjcc.org/register or contact 617-558-6456 or email@example.com. Open to all.