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.
Young children can stretch their creative muscles through interactive story time and soccer activities on Monday, February 18 from 9:15-11:45am at the Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton. Kick and Create, sponsored by the Super Soccer Stars program, will help children ages 3-5 build confidence, exercise imagination and develop critical thinking skills. Includes t-shirt and time for snack (snack will not be provided). Parents participate with their children. Open to the entire community. Interfaith families/individuals welcome. Cost is $65. Register at www.bostonjcc.org/register or contact 617-558-6456 or email@example.com.