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.
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
Have you ever had a really rotten day? Alexander has… he wakes up with gum in his hair, he trips on a skateboard, and then he accidentally drops his sweater in the sink – all before breakfast! Laugh and sing along with Alexander’s misadventures in this hilarious musical, featuring book and lyrics by Judith Viorst, author of the best-selling classic book on Sunday, March 3 at the Leventhal-Sidman JCC (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton. Discover along with Alexander that sometimes, everyone has a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day. Shows at 1pm and 3pm. Two Beans Production. Geared for families with children ages 4+ years. Tickets are $10 for members and $13 for nonmembers. 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.