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.
Be part of a community tzedakah (helping others) project in your PJs on Sunday, January 22 from 10-11:30am! Enjoy story time and songs with Janet Feld, make personalized pillowcases, and support the Pajama Program, which provides pajamas and books to children in need. Please bring a new pair of children’s pajamas for donation. Held at Brandeis Jewish Education Program (415 South Street, Golding 101) in Waltham. Geared for families with children ages 2+ years. Cost is $15 per family. Open to the entire community. Register at bostonjcc.org/metronorth. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 617-841-8009. Programs north of Boston are presented in collaboration with Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Greater Boston with support from Combined Jewish Philanthropies. All JCC arts and humanities offerings are programs of the Ryna Greenbaum JCC Center for the Arts.
January 22 2012
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Brandeis Jewish Education Program 415 South Street, Golding 101