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?
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PJ Library’s upcoming event celebrating Sukkot contained a few contact errors. Our apologies!
The PJ Library®, a program of The Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley, and Congregation Beth David invite families with young children to enjoy “Sukkot Day Water Play” on Tuesday, October 18, 2011, from 5:00 to 6:30pm at 19700 Prospect Road, Saratoga, CA.
Outdoor activities include watercolor painting, water play, storytime with PJ Library books about the Sukkot Holiday, and much more. End the fun with snacks in Beth David’s Sukkah. Register by October 14 at www.jvalley.org/pjlibrary. The PJ Library provides free books and community events every month for families raising Jewish children ages 6 mo. to 7 yrs. For more information, contact Rabbi Leslie Alexander at (408) 357-7509 or at email@example.com.