This booklet, High Holy Days: the Basics, explains the Days of Awe, starting with Rosh Hashanah and running through Yom Kippur, including what to expect at synagogue services, what the home celebrations may look like and concluding with a glossary of useful terms.
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.
An evening of laughter with stand-up comic Marion Grodin will be held on Wednesday, March 12 at 7:30pm at Temple Israel (125 Pond Street) in Sharon.
Grodin, daughter of actor Charles Grodin, has appeared on The Joy Behar Show, NBC’s Late Night with Conan O’Brien, and ABC’s The View. She has shared the stage with Jerry Seinfeld, David Chappelle, Roseanne Barr and Robin Williams.
The event, called Cocktails, Caring and Comedy, is part of an annual program geared for women in the South area. It is sponsored by the Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston.
Event co-sponsors are Temple Israel (Sharon), Ahavath Torah Congregation (Stoughton), Congregation Sha’aray Shalom Sisterhood (Hingham), Hebrew College, Hebrew SeniorLife, Heights Crossing (Brockton), Mayyim Hayyim, Southern New England Region of Hadassah, Temple Adath Sisterhood (Sharon), Temple Beth Abraham (Stoughton), Temple Chayai Shalom (Easton), Temple Beth Emunah (Brockton), Temple Kol Tikvah (Sharon), and Temple Sinai (Sharon).
Participants are asked to bring twin-sized sheet sets or bath-sized towels to the event to donate to New Hope, a South Shore organization dedicated to ending domestic and sexual violence.
Cocktails, Caring & Comedy is a program of the Ryna Greenbaum JCC Center for the Arts and is open to the entire community. Interfaith families/individuals welcome. Cost is $25. Register at www.bostonjcc.org/southwomen or contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 617-558-6478.