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 JCC Wednesday Program will hold two open houses for seniors at the Leventhal-Sidman JCC (333 Nahanton Street, Newton) on Wednesday, September 14 and Wednesday, September 21, from 10am-3pm each day. The Wednesday Program, held at the JCC, is a full day of programs and activities for seniors. Each week, the program includes discussions, lectures, Yiddish, entertainment, fitness and a kosher lunch. Highlights for the September 14 open house include Rabbi Mark Sokoll; art lecturer Henry Altmann; Jewish life stories boot camp with Deborah Fineblum Raub; performance by the Alanna Manning Trio; choral group; book club; and Yiddish. Activities for September 21 include Rabbi Joel Sissenwine; current events; play reading; Jewish life stories boot camp (continued), performance by Four Guys in Tuxes; and Yiddish. Transportation provided from Brookline and Brighton. Please call for reservation by the Friday prior to your attendance - 617-558-6596. For more information,please call 617-558-6443.