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.
Treat yourself and your child to a fun weekly activity in a welcoming and relaxed environment. Hear a story. Snack on a bagel and meet other parents while your children play. Held Fridays, ongoing beginning October 28 from 10-11:30am at Congregation Eitz Chayim (136 Magazine Street) in Cambridge. Cost is $5 per family per drop-in. Contact 617-841-8009 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. JCC arts and humanities offerings are programs of the Ryna Greenbaum JCC Center for the Arts.