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.
We'll provide the basics and much more in an interactive setting. This series combines discussion and study with an introduction to traditional foods, practices and melodies. Issues unique to interfaith families wil be included.
March 9- Learn what the festival is all about, how a novice might guide a family celebration and reflect on the themes of the holiday.
March 16- a mini-model seder will expose participants to various models of experiencing and leading a seder, with special attention to ways to include children and guests not familiar with the holiday.
Cosponsored by JFCS and Leventhal Sidman JCC