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.
A multi-generational dance/movement workshop, featuring dancer Adam McKinney (Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre), will be held on Wednesday, February 9 from 10-11:30am at the Leventhal-Sidman JCC (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton. There is no charge to attend.
Using dance techniques from McKinney’s training and incorporating the work of arts organization DNAWORKS, the workshop will allow dancers and non-dancers of all ages to explore their personal heritage and stories through movement and self-expression.
DNAWORKS, co-directed by McKinney and Daniel Banks, PhD, strives to further artistic expression and dialogue by focusing on issues of identity, culture, heritage and class. Daniel Banks, PhD, is a Boston native and international theatre director. Register by calling 617-558-6483. The workshop is part of the Ryna Greenbaum JCC Center for the Arts.