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.
The Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton will offer two, seven-week Pilates classes on Thursday mornings, beginning June 30. Men’s Pilates (8:30-9:20am) is beneficial for men whose workouts typically emphasize a part-by-part approach to muscular development. Participants will learn to increase flexibility in a way that is relevant for men working toward functional fitness. Pilates on the Ball (10:45-11:45am) is a full body workout that builds core strength, balance and coordination while increasing flexibility. Using large Swiss balls, bands and weights, participants will engage in a variety of demanding and fun movements based on Pilates and weight lifting exercises. The classes are open to all. Cost for each class is $147. Register at www.bostonjcc.org/register. For more information, contact 617-558-6459 or firstname.lastname@example.org.