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.
The Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton will hold a new moms group, Mommy Matters, on four consecutive Fridays, beginning October 18 from 10:30-11:30am, for moms with babies (birth to pre-crawlers). Having a new baby is full of joy, changes and challenges. This group, facilitated by Amy Brinn, LICSW and Parent Coach, will provide a safe space for new moms to meet, share their experience, gain support, and learn about resources. Cost is $40 for all four sessions. Register online at www.bostonjcc.org/NewtonMommyMatters or contact 617-558-6414. The JCC is open to the entire community. Interfaith families/individuals welcome.