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.
Play and Glow Havdalah
For families with children 0-6 yrs
Saturday, January 12 (4-6pm)
36 Milliston Road, Millis
Havdalah (separation) is a ceremony marking the end of Shabbat and the beginning of a new week. Watch the Havdalah candle glow and then play, bounce, run, jump and zip into a new week with family and friends. Special area for the youngest ones as well. Pizza included.
Pre-registration (by noon on Thursday, January 10): $15/family
Registration after 12:00pm on January 10 & walk-ins: $20/family
Register at www.bostonjcc.org/metrowesthavdalah. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 508-879-3300.