Our updated booklet, Weddings For The Interfaith Couple, walks you through all of the traditions for the big day, starting with two to think about in advance (choosing a wedding contract known as a ketubah and topics to consider when meeting with your wedding officiant).
Rabbi Mychal will be leading us in a discussion of interfaith relationships throughout Jewish history and the present challenges and opportunities they pose. This discussion will provide a foundation for the second part of the series in which we will explore the many realities of interfaith relationships, including challenges we have faced and our varied approaches to our own interfaith experiences.
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.
Unpredictable thrills, side-splitting comedy and daredevil stunts are the signature style of Circo Comedia, starring the fantastic due of Jean Saucier and Patrick Côtè from Montreal. Featuring their distinctive flair for humor, acrobatic tricks and daring feats, the duo will entertain with their wacky showmanship and dazzle with their frenzied magic and eccentricity. Bolstered by 20-year backgrounds in the circus world, including previous stints with Cirque du Soliel, these deliriously comical and irreverent show-men take circus clowning to a whole new level of fun for all ages. Experience this excitement at the Leventhal-Sidman JCC (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton on Monday, February 18. Shows at 11am and 1pm. Tickets are $10 for members and $13 for nonmembers. Geared for families with children ages 4+ years. A program of the Ryna Greenbaum JCC Center for the Arts. Tickets for Magic Ark performances are available at bostonjcc.org/magicark or by phone at 617-965-5226 or 866-811-4111.