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In-Home Therapy Brings Families Together

In-Home Therapy Brings Families Together

When five-year-old Cole and his loving parents Stephanie and Peter came to JF&CS, they faced several challenges. Cole, who has a form of autism spectrum... Read More
Posted in: Community News
Chosen Eats: Make Your Own Good Fortune

Chosen Eats: Make Your Own Good Fortune

In the battle of New Year celebrations, I think the Chinese take the title of best food. (Gefilte fish isn’t doing much for Rosh Hashanah,... Read More
Posted in: Food
J Street Boston

Bostonians to rally Feb. 5 behind peace negotiations; MK Mitzna to appeal for support for an Israeli-Palestinian agreement

Amram Mitzna will speak on Feb. 5 at a “Town Hall” event at Temple Israel,advising how American Jews can declare ourselves part of “the great... Read More
Posted in: Israel & Overseas
Mumbai Memories

Mumbai Memories

It’s all about giving back, says Adva Anter, giving to others like so many gave to us. That’s why I enlisted. I want to help... Read More
Posted in: Personal Stories
Perseverance: Part I

Perseverance: Part I

Some people have an inflated ego, while others have an inflated sense of importance. Irina Rutman, of Schechter Holocaust Services, describes herself as having an... Read More
Posted in: Community News
CHAI Celebrates Service to People with Disabilities and Mental Illness

CHAI Celebrates Service to People with Disabilities and Mental Illness

More than twenty years ago, JF&CS Community Housing for Adult Independence (CHAI) held its inaugural dinner at the Charles Hotel in Cambridge. Since that time, the... Read More
Posted in: Community News
Celebrate World Braille Day

Celebrate World Braille Day

We continue our recognition of World Braille day with this month's selection for older readers. This notable book features both Braille and the perspectives of... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
The Debrief: From Jewish Youth Group to Sacred Sex Therapy

The Debrief: From Jewish Youth Group to Sacred Sex Therapy

This week we debrief with Robyn Vogel, a couple’s intimacy therapist and sex coach, certified sex educator, mother, entrepreneur and all-around love-adventurer. Her workshops include: “An Introduction to Tantra,” “The... Read More
Posted in: Personal Stories
Do you think it’s possible for someone to be both Jewish and Christian in some real sense?

Do you think it’s possible for someone to be both Jewish and Christian in some real sense?

Do you think it’s possible for someone to be both Jewish and Christian in some real sense? For example, children raised in an interfaith family... Read More
Four Questions with Sarah Berry, Photographer

Four Questions with Sarah Berry, Photographer

What happens to phone booths when everyone has phones in their pockets? Photographer Sarah Berry’s new exhibit, now up at Trident Booksellers & Cafe on Newbury Street, examines... Read More
Posted in: Arts & Culture

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