Our updated booklet, Weddings For The Interfaith Couple, walks you through all of the traditions for the big day, starting with two to think about in advance (choosing a wedding contract known as a ketubah and topics to consider when meeting with your wedding officiant).
Rabbi Mychal will be leading us in a discussion of interfaith relationships throughout Jewish history and the present challenges and opportunities they pose. This discussion will provide a foundation for the second part of the series in which we will explore the many realities of interfaith relationships, including challenges we have faced and our varied approaches to our own interfaith experiences.
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.
Sing songs, play instruments, dance around and jam at the Leventhal-Sidman JCC (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton on Fridays, October 4-December 6 (9 weeks). Classes held from 9:30-10:15am. JamBaby classes provide a fun and interactive atmosphere while promoting musical learning, socialization and the joy of music. Curriculum follows the National Standards for Music Education. The Jammin’ with You instructor utilizes a variety of instruments, exposing children to weekly, live musical performances. Cost is $195. JCC member cost is $160. Class geared for children ages 6 months-4 years, with adult. No charge for siblings under 6 months. All JCC arts and humanities offerings are programs of the Ryna Greenbaum JCC Center for the Arts. Register at bostonjcc.org/NewtonJamBabyOctober. Interfaith families/individuals welcome. For more information, contact email@example.com or 617-558-6587.