When my husband read an early draft of this essay, he asked, "Why doesn't her partner have to support our daughter? After all, they agreed to raise children as Jews." What does it mean to raise a Jewish child?
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.
Take children on an artistic journey through the wonderful world of literature. Each week we will read a story paying special attention to the illustrations. Storybook art helps teach children to see the relationship between book illustrations and their own art explorations. Geared for children ages 3-5 years. Class held for 13 weeks, Mondays, September 19-December 19 from 1:15-2pm at the Leventhal-Sidman JCC (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton. Cost is $220. Open to the entire community. Register at jccgb.org/register. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 617-558-6486 for more information. JCC arts and humanities offerings are programs of the Ryna Greenbaum JCC Center for the Arts.