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.
Enjoy a casual Sunday brunch while bonding with your baby and meeting other local families on October 28 from 10-11:30am at Temple Isaiah (55 Lincoln Street) in Lexington. Learn healthy tips for conquering new parent stresses, share your baby’s milestones, and learn from others’ experiences. First time and “veteran” parents welcome. Geared for families with children pre-birth-1 year. Open the entire community. No charge. Walk-ins are an additional $5. For more information and to register, visit bostonjcc.org/metronorthbrunch or contact email@example.com or 617-841-8009.
All JCC arts and humanities offerings are programs of the Ryna Greenbaum JCC Center for the Arts. Programs north of Boston are presented in collaboration with Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Greater Boston with support from Combined Jewish Philanthropies.