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.
Writer Nora Ephron has given the world characters that exhibit the pathos, satire, and joyfulness that is abundant in the works of Jewish literature. From popular films such as, “When Harry Met Sally” and “You’ve Got Mail”, to essays in Esquire and New York magazine, to books such as Heartburn, her works have become modern classics. Her literary work has a down-to-earth quality that puts the struggles, complications, and triumphs of people into meaningful view.
That is why Nora Ephron was chosen as this year’s Humanistic Jewish Role Model for the Society for Humanistic Judaism.
At the February Shabbat program, Madrikha Beverly will present a biography and sampling of the works of Nora Ephron. Be prepared to laugh and cry as we enjoy the best of this prolific writer. An oneg refreshment will follow.