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.
11:00 am Tell Them Anything You Want: A Portrait of Maurice Sendak (USA, 2009, 38 min)
3:00 pm Where the Wild Things Are (USA, 2009, 101 min)
As we celebrate the work of Ezra Jack Keats, we also recognize Maurice Sendak, an award-winning American Jewish writer whose books inspire children around the globe.
FREE with Museum admission
Presented in conjunction with The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats and in collaboration with The Rosenbach of the Free Library of Philadelphia Foundation's special anniversary exhibition The Night Max Wore His Wolf Suit: 50 Years of Wild Things. Reciprocal admission discounts available throughout the duration of both exhibitions (through March 2, 2014.)
Additional programming in conjunction with The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats:
A Snowy Day in August: Keats Family Day (August 4)
Grandparents' Day (September 8)
Discussion: Children's Literature and Social Justice (October 16)