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.
Adult Education: Reclaiming Jewish History – Saturday, April 13, 2013, 10:00 a.m., Carmel Valley Library, 3919 Townsgate Dr., San Diego.
This month's topic is "The Legacy of Hasidism." It is the seventh class in the 10-part series: Reclaiming Jewish History. It will feature a video talk by Ada Rapoport-Albert, professor in the Department of Hebrew and Jewish Studies at University College, London. She is an expert on Jewish life in Eastern Europe and the Hasidic movement.
All the lectures in the video series are part of the International Institute of Secular Humanistic Judaism's Colloquium in 1997. Even if you missed the earlier classes you can still attend this one. Admission is free and no texts are required. Each session consists of an exciting video lecture by a prominent Judaic scholar from a major university followed by a question-and-answer period.