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.
Parents of children ages 6-9 months will focus on play time for baby while incorporating education and support for the parent/caregiver. Led by a former Isis Parenting Instructor, regular routines with song, baby sign language, parachute play and story time are combined with varied weekly activities that highlight development. Each baby’s unique pace is considered and caregivers gain insights as to how their baby learns. The babies’ self confidence and curiosity are fostered as caregivers learn about child development while connecting with others. This 10 week class costs $165 and is held the Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton. Multiple offerings: Wednesdays, March 26-June 4 from 11:30am-12:30pm and Saturdays, March 29-June 7 from 11:30am-12:30-pm. Register at www.bostonjcc.org/earlyparenting. For more information, contact 617-558-6485 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Families of all backgrounds are welcome.