This booklet 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.
Parents, Children and Interfaith Relationships: Listening so they will talk. Talking so they will listen. 4 week class being taught at Gratz College in Elkins Park, PA by IFF/Philadelphia Director Rabbi Robyn Frisch. The class begins Oct. 28 & is being offered both Tuesday afternoons & Tuesday evenings.
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.
JCC Maccabi Games is an Olympics®-style competition open to all Jewish teen athletes ages 13-16. The 2013 Maccabi Games will be held in Austin, Texas from July 28-August 2. Tryouts for girls basketball, girls soccer, and boys soccer only will be held at the Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton on Sunday, January 27 and Sunday, February 10 from 7-8pm. Teens who are interested in boys baseball, or individual sports including bowling, dance, golf, swimming, table tennis, or tennis should still come to tryout to sign-up for a spot. Participants must be age 13 by July 31 and must not have reached age 17 by the same date. $150 deposit due at the time of tryout dates, 100% refundable until March 15. Interfaith families/individuals welcome. To register and to learn more, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.