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.
Sukkot (booths) is a time to rejoice and be thankful for the fruits of the harvest. You are invited to the JCC community Sukkah at the Newton Harvest Fair in Newton Center on Sunday, October 16 from 11am-5pm at the Newton Centre Green (Langley Road and Centre Street) in Newton Center. Experience the sights, sounds and smells of this joyous holiday with harvest themed activities that will engage the entire family. No charge. Open to the entire community. Contact 617-558-6587 or email@example.com for more information. JCC arts and humanities offerings are programs of the Ryna Greenbaum JCC Center for the Arts.