This booklet 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.
Parents, Children and Interfaith Relationships: Listening so they will talk. Talking so they will listen. 4 week class being taught at Gratz College in Elkins Park, PA by IFF/Philadelphia Director Rabbi Robyn Frisch. The class begins Oct. 28 & is being offered both Tuesday afternoons & Tuesday evenings.
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.
Join Havurah on the Hill at the Vilna Shul on February 21st for Kabbalat Shabbat Services and a kosher buffet dinner as we welcome Roy Gould to the Vilna.
Roy Gould is a science education researcher at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics in Cambridge, MA, where he is developing projects that enable students nationwide to detect and begin to describe alien worlds circling stars far beyond our own solar system. Dr. Gould has had a varied career: He has produced documentaries for the NOVA Science Series on public television; developed museum exhibits for museums nationwide; and carried out research in biophysics. He is the author of "Going Sour: The Science and Politics of Acid Rain," and he has testified twice before the U.S. Senate on science and environmental policy. He enjoys tennis, piano playing... and starting a discussion about our place in the universe!