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.
"Experience Israel" right here in Philadelphia at Federation's parade and celebration honoring Israel's 65th year of independence. Celebration highlights will include:
11am: The Parade! - Schools, synagogues and community groups and organizations are invited to begin registering today to strut their stuff downtown
12-4pm: Festival - Our community's first indoor Israel Independence Day festival at the Pennsylvania Convention Center featuring:
**Israeli Dancing and Music
**Israeli Crafts and Food
**Building a giant K'Nex Israeli Flag
... and much, much more!