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.
Create lasting friendships for you AND your baby. This is a weekly musical playgroup and a parenting class all in one! Bring your little one (birth to 30 months) and spend time with other parents. Join us as we prepare to welcome Shabbat with Mimi Greisman. Enjoy music, stories, puppets, and more.
Becoming a parent is a monumental milestone, marked by joy and unexpected challenges. Join us as we explore and share helpful skills with other parents in our Emanu-El community. Topics to be discussed include adjusting to parenthood, negotiating family roles, establishing positive and consistent routines, incorporating Jewish ritual into your family life and finding a healthy balance as a parent. Your baby will enjoy age appropriate toys, music, stories, and games. (Will not meet on 3/29)