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.
Jumping, Jiving Chanukah Jamboree
Bring light into the wintry darkness with the miraculous joy and wonder of Chanukah with a rousing celebration featuring Jammin’ with You’s Josh Shriber. Also enjoy spinning a make-your-own dreidel and special Chanukah treats. Held on Sunday, December 9 from 10-11:30am at the Fayerweather Street School (10 Acton Street) in Arlington. Geared for families with children ages 2+ years. Open the entire community. Cost is $15/family. Walk-ins are an additional $5. For more information and to register, visit bostonjcc.org/metronorthjamboree or contact firstname.lastname@example.org 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.