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North Shore Community Heroes Event

North Shore Community Heroes Event

On April 30, Jewish Family & Children's Service honors our North Shore Community Heroes at Congregation Shirat Hayam in Swampscott. These leaders have shown incredible... Read More
Posted in: Community News
Emily Leventhal

Counting the Omer

Bringing Learning to Life continues beyond the event on April 6th. For 49 days between the second day of Passover and Shavout, it is a... Read More
Posted in: Community News
Fire In the Ashes

Fire In the Ashes

At an upcoming GBJCL meet-up on Monday April 28th, we’ll gather to hear Jonathan Kozol, an award-winning writer and advocate for children, speak about his... Read More
Posted in: Social Activism
Four Questions with Writer Tova Mirvis

Four Questions with Writer Tova Mirvis

Writer Tova Mirvis explores the intersecting lives of an Upper West Side neighborhood in her newest novel “Visible City.” I asked the mother of three... Read More
Posted in: Arts & Culture
JoJo

A Staring Contest with Gd: How I'm Handling Fertility Issues at the Moment

Imagine you are standing in a crowded deli, waiting for your turn at the counter. You are holding your little number that you got from... Read More
Posted in: Personal Stories
Claiming Our Place at the Jewish Table

Claiming Our Place at the Jewish Table

By Rabbi Navah Levine, Rabbi-Educator at Temple Emeth Bechol dor vador chayav adam litrot et atzmo keilu hu yatza mimitzvrayim…. “In every generation each person... Read More
Muse & Schmooze: Passover Carbo-Loading

Muse & Schmooze: Passover Carbo-Loading

Every few years, Marathon Monday coincides with Passover. As Jews in Boston, this can cause a bit of a moral and culinary dilemma, from pre-run... Read More
Posted in: Humor
The National Center for Jewish Film’s JEWISHFILM.2014  May 1-11

The National Center for Jewish Film’s JEWISHFILM.2014 May 1-11

The National Center for Jewish Film’s JEWISHFILM.2014 May 1-11 17th Annual Film Festival Tickets & Festival Info: WWW.JEWISHFILM.ORG 19 Films from 10 Countries   Museum... Read More
Posted in: Arts & Culture
Do You Have a Box of Grumblies at Your Seder?

Do You Have a Box of Grumblies at Your Seder?

By Marcy Leiman    Parenting Through a Jewish Lens had a fabulous event at Hebrew College on March 30—   Matzah Matters attracted nearly 70 parents, children,... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
RabbiHaLevi

Holy Silence: Texting At Funerals

Holy Silence: Texting at funerals.  Technology is neither a blessing nor a curse. After all, it’s only a bunch of wires and silicone and electricity.... Read More

Events

Kosher L'Pesach Jazz Brunch
Sunday, April 20, 2014

Kosher L'Pesach Jazz Brunch

Ahavath Torah Congregation
Tremont Street Shul 20s&30s
Tuesday, April 22, 2014

HametzFest

Tremont Street Shul 20s&30s
Women Working Together Job Search Strategy Group & Individual Career Coaching
Thursday, April 24, 2014

Women Working Together Job Search Strategy Group & Individual Career Coaching

Career Moves -- a division of JVS | Get Your Career Moving
Riverway Cafe
Thursday, April 24, 2014

Riverway Cafe

Riverway Project
Vilna Shul, Boston's Center for Jewish Culture
Thursday, April 24, 2014

A Bissel Schlissel Challah Baking Workshop

Vilna Shul, Boston's Center for Jewish Culture
PJ Library Topsy Turvy Pajama Shabbat
Friday, April 25, 2014

PJ Library Topsy Turvy Pajama Shabbat

Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston
Yavilah McCoy & Alexi Parashcos "Elements of Jewish Gospel"
Saturday, April 26, 2014

Yavilah McCoy & Alexi Parashcos "Elements of Jewish Gospel"

Temple Hillel B'nai Torah
Blue & White Night
Saturday, April 26, 2014

Blue & White Night

CJP - Combined Jewish Philanthropies
The Shoah in Israeli Culture, Memory, and Politics
Sunday, April 27, 2014

The Shoah in Israeli Culture, Memory, and Politics

Schusterman Center for Israel Studies