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.
Tu B’Shevat, the first environmental holiday and New Year of the trees, focuses on respecting nature and planning for a bright, clean and healthy future. On Sunday, January 29 celebrate this Jewish Arbor Day from 10-11:30am with related crafts, eating new fruits, and of course, singing at the Natick Community Organic Farm (117 Eliot Street) in Natick. Cost is $15 per family. Geared for families with children ages 2-6 years. Register at www.bostonjcc.org/metrowest. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 508-879-3300. Open to the entire community.