This colorful booklet will give all the basics about this holiday which combines elements of Halloween, Mardi Gras and the secular new year. It is a holiday not only for children who know immediately that anything with a costume will be fun, but for adults too.
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.
International security systems expert Ofer Zmiri will discuss the challenges and opportunities for Israel in the new Middle East at Congregation Kehillath Israel (384 Harvard Street) in Brookline on Thursday, April 11 from 2-4pm. Zmiri is the chief executive of a security consulting firm and a professor of international terrorism and homeland security at the University of Massachusetts at Lowell. He helped create the renowned Israeli Aviation Security System and established the security system at Israel’s Ben Gurion International Airport.
The talk is part of the JCC Without Walls program, a collaboration of Congregation Kehillath Israel, the Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston, Temple Ohabei Shalom and Young Israel of Brookline to serve the needs of senior adults, with funding by Combined Jewish Philanthropies. Cost is $5. Interfaith families/individuals welcome. For reservations, contact 617-558-6443 or firstname.lastname@example.org.