This booklet 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.
Parents, Children and Interfaith Relationships: Listening so they will talk. Talking so they will listen. 4 week class being taught at Gratz College in Elkins Park, PA by IFF/Philadelphia Director Rabbi Robyn Frisch. The class begins Oct. 28 & is being offered both Tuesday afternoons & Tuesday evenings.
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 Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center in Newton will hold a basketball clinic on four consecutive Sundays, beginning November 6, for children in grades 1-5. The program is designed to prepare children for the upcoming winter basketball league season. The clinic will focus on shooting skills (11/6), passing and catching skills (11/13), defense and rebounding (11/20) and a culmination of all skills on Nov 27. Children will be divided by age and ability. The clinic, which runs from 4-6pm each night, will be led by popular recreation specialists Peter Sylvester and Ben Maki. Cost is $50 per clinic or $165 for all four sessions. Register online at www.jccgb.org/register or contact 617-558-6456 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The JCC is open to the entire community.