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.
Local artists will display and sell original art and hand-made crafts at the Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center on Saturday and Sunday, April 5-6 from 11am-5pm, as part of Newton Open Studios weekend. Media ranging from painting, pastels, sumi-brush painting, photography, mixed media, sculpture, silks and jewelry will be displayed.
Newton Open Studios features more than 175 artists displaying and selling their work in homes and sites such as the JCC across Newton. The 17 artists showing at the JCC are either JCC art teachers or have honed their skills through classes taken at the Center.
The Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center is located at 333 Nahanton Street in Newton. For more information, call 617-558-6480.