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.
Two award-winning authors, Tova Mirvis (Visible City) and Jennifer Gilmore (The Mothers), will discuss their latest novels at the Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton on Tuesday, April 8 at 7:30pm. Newton resident Tova Mirvis is the author of The Outside World and The Ladies Auxiliary, a national bestseller. Her essays have appeared in various anthologies and newspapers, and her fiction has been broadcast on National Public Radio. Jennifer Gilmore is the author of Golden Country (finalist for National Jewish Book Award) and Something Red. Her work has appeared in The Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, Salon, Self and Vogue. Cost is $8. Open to the entire community. The program is part of the Ryna Greenbaum JCC Boston Jewish Literary Series. Purchase tickets at www.bostonjcc.org/bookfair or contact email@example.com or 617-965-5226.