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.
Comedian Wendy Liebman will perform at the Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center in Newton on Sunday, October 20 at 7pm, as part of the JCC’s 30th anniversary celebration. Liebman has been doing stand-up comedy for more than 25 years after taking a class called "How to be a Stand-up Comedian" at the Cambridge Center for Adult Education. She has since been a regular on The Late Show with David Letterman and has appeared on The Tonight Show with both Johnny Carson and Jay Leno, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson and Jimmy Kimmel Live! In addition, she has done comedy specials for HBO, Comedy Central and Showtime. The anniversary celebration also includes a free Family Fun Festival from 10am-noon at the JCC on the same day. To learn more and to register, visit www.bostonjcc.org/30th. Ticket price for the Liebman event is $30. Purchase tickets online at www.bostonjcc.org/artsevents or contact firstname.lastname@example.org, 617-965-5226 or 866-811-4111. Interfaith families/individuals welcome. The JCC is located at 333 Nahanton Street in Newton.