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.
Passover tells the story of liberation from slavery and having the strength to overcome hardship. Step into the story with a special Passover-themed PJ Library Storywalk on Sunday, March 17 from 10-11:30am. Learn how the Jewish people fled from Egypt and why we retell the story every year. Enjoy songs, crafts, and Passover treats. Held at Kehillah Schecter Academy (One Commerce Way) in Norwood. Geared for families with children ages 2+ years. Open to the entire community. Interfaith families/individuals welcome. Cost is $15/family. Walk-ins are an additional $5. All JCC arts and humanities offerings are programs of the Ryna Greenbaum JCC Center for the Arts. Register at bostonjcc.org/southpassover. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 781-795-0510.
Programs south of Boston are presented in collaboration with Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Greater Boston with support from Combined Jewish Philanthropies.