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.
Metrowest Mitzvah Day – Community-wide Event
A very special event to support Birthday Wishes
For families with children ages 2-6
Sunday, May 19
Heritage at Framingham
747 Water Street, Framingham
Even little hands can do a mitzvah (good deed)
Work as a community at this intergenerational program to help support Birthday Wishes, a local nonprofit organization that brings birthday parties to homeless children living in shelters in Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
Let’s party, so they can party!
Fill goody bags and make birthday cards. Get your face painted and decorate cupcakes. Enjoy party games. Program will emphasize acts of giving and performing good deeds in terms little ones understand.
Please bring a pack of juice boxes and/or a box of cake mix to donate to Birthday Wishes.
Register at www.bostonjcc.org/Metrowest2013MitzvahDay
For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 508-879-3300