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Passover According to Kids (Video Series)

Passover According to Kids (Video Series)

JewishBoston.com asked kids from The Rashi School in Dedham and Temple Shalom of Newton to tell us what they know about Passover. Conclusion: It's just a little bit complicated. CLICK HERE TO... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
Recreating Passover Memories for Our Children

Recreating Passover Memories for Our Children

By Elisha Gechter Scallions transformed into the whips of Egyptian task masters, an imaginary suitcase for a journey from Egypt to the Promised Land and... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
"I Spy A Seder" Mobile Matching Game for Kids

"I Spy A Seder" Mobile Matching Game for Kids

JewishBoston.com's "I Spy A Seder" is a fun new interactive matching game that teaches young kids about the Passover seder-plate symbols while testing their memory.... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
Family Circle Newsletter

Family Circle Newsletter

The Family Circle Newsletter, created by JF&CS and funded by the HALO Foundation, provides a wealth of up-to-date information about services, benefits, support groups, workshops,... Read More
Posted in: Community News
Muse & Schmooze: The Story of the Jews

Muse & Schmooze: The Story of the Jews

The first two parts of a new five-part PBS documentary about the history of the Jews aired this week. “The Story of the Jews,” produced... Read More
Posted in: Arts & Culture
Four (More) Questions For Passover, And They're All About Israel

Four (More) Questions For Passover, And They're All About Israel

ICYMI spring is here. Didn’t it feel lovely yesterday? For the third year in a row, as Passover nears, I offer four Israel-related questions that... Read More
Posted in: Israel & Overseas
Journey to Safety Event Inspires Crowd

Journey to Safety Event Inspires Crowd

Tuesday night’s JF&CS Journey to Safety fundraiser, An Evening to Inspire, was an enormous success! More than 150 friends of Journey to Safety (JTS) gathered together... Read More
Posted in: Community News
Chosen Eats: Passover Recipe - Matzah Meal-Crusted Quinoa Cakes

Chosen Eats: Passover Recipe - Matzah Meal-Crusted Quinoa Cakes

It’s easy to group quinoa in with chametz—that is, a list of five grains that are forbidden during Passover because they will leaven when they... Read More
Posted in: Food
Chosen Eats: Passover Recipe - Matzah Brei with Onions, Smoked Salmon and Crème Fraiche

Chosen Eats: Passover Recipe - Matzah Brei with Onions, Smoked Salmon and Crème Fraiche

The first time I ate matzah brei, I was in college and a friend was pouring maple syrup over a matzah-and-egg mixture that she swore... Read More
Posted in: Food
Chosen Eats: Passover Recipe - Fresh Cod Cakes

Chosen Eats: Passover Recipe - Fresh Cod Cakes

I’ve made this cod cake recipe several times, and it’s always a crowd-pleaser. But with bread used as the binder, it was prohibited for Passover.... Read More
Posted in: Food

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