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.
Josh Casey brings together a hilarious combination of comedy and skills. Funny stunts, juggling, jokes and audience participation are all part of the experience. Featuring an array of the unusual – from catching a guitar with his face to performing slick juggling moves on a gigantic pogo stick and spinning balls with the audience. Josh always keeps it surprising, fresh and fun! Held on Monday, February 17 at the Leventhal-Sidman JCC (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton. Shows at 11am and 1pm. Geared for families with children ages 4+ years. Interfaith families/individuals welcome. Cost is $13, JCC member cost is $10. Show is part of the Magic Ark Performing Arts Series for Families, a program of the Ryna Greenbaum JCC Center for the Arts. For tickets, visit bostonjcc.org/magicark or call 617-965-5226 or 866-811-4111.