This colorful booklet lists all the ritual items needed for the Passover table. The history and significance of each item on the seder plate is explained, as are the customs that have been handed down through the generations in different centers of Jewish life.
InterfaithFamily and the Workmen's Circle are celebrating Tu B'Shevat, the Jewish New Year for the trees, and you're invited!
Join us for a FREE afternoon filled with food, music, art projects and social justice.
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.
Award winning author of Rashi’s Daughter, Maggie Anton, will discuss her latest novel, Rav Hisda’s Daughter: A Novel of Love, the Talmud and Sorcery at the Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton on Thursday, December 6.
In Rav Hisda’s Daughter, Anton weaves a historical tale based on actual Talmud texts of rabbis and their families, all from a woman’s perspective. Author Tova Mirvis will lead the discussion.
The event takes place at 7:30pm and is open to the community. The program is part of the Ryna Greenbaum JCC Boston Jewish Book Fair. Interfaith families/individuals welcome. Cost is $8. Purchase tickets at www.bostonjcc.org/bookfair or contact 617-965-5226 or firstname.lastname@example.org