This booklet, High Holy Days: the Basics, explains the Days of Awe, starting with Rosh Hashanah and running through Yom Kippur, including what to expect at synagogue services, what the home celebrations may look like and concluding with a glossary of useful terms.
Connecting Interfaith Families to Jewish Life in Greater Cleveland by providing programs and opportunities for interfaith families to experience Judaism in a variety of venues, meet other interfaith families, and to connect to other Jewish organizations that may serve their needs.
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.
The Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton will hold a fitness center open house on Sunday, January 6 from 8am-noon. The event includes free demonstrations in the Pilates Studio, JCC personal trainers available to discuss fitness needs, information about the JCC’s Take It Off weight loss program, free nutrition bar samples and music. Community members can sample group fitness classes such as Zumba, spinning, cardio blast, yogalates, JBarre and turbo kick. A special Family Zumba class will be offered from 11-11:45am. The event is free and open to all. Interfaith families/individuals welcome. Call 617-558-6411 for details.