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.
Explore the role of children's literature as a tool for social justice, and for empowering children, primarily focusing on the work of Ezra Jack Keats and Maurice Sendak. Speakers to-date include illustrator Bryan Collier, and Patrick Rodgers, The Rosenbach’s Sendak Curator.
$8/Free for NMAJH and Rosenbach Members
Tickets coming soon!
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)
An Afternoon of Sendak on Film (October 13)