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Sun
Apr
27
To Obey or Disobey
7:30PM - 9:30PM

To Obey or Disobey

Temple Emunah
Lexington, MA
Cost: FREE - Registration not required.
Everyone is invited to join us for this special Holocaust Memorial Service and program! Our focus is on the difficulties we sometimes face in confronting commands we find to be... Read More
Wed
May
07
Introduction to Judaism
7:00PM - 9:30PM

Introduction to Judaism

Reform Jewish Outreach Boston
Lexington, MA
Cost: $275.00 - Registration is required.
$275/person; $360/couple
This 16-week course is designed for individuals and couples wishing to explore Judaism or considering becoming Jewish. Interfaith couples are encouraged to enroll together. Taught by a dynamic team of... Read More
Tue
May
13
Chabad Center of Sudbury
7:30PM - 9:00PM

Paradigm Shift: Transformational Life Teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe

Chabad Center of Sudbury
Sudbury, MA
Cost: $99.00 - Registration is required.
Early Bird Discount: Register before April 28th and receive 5% Off
This May, the Jewish Learning Institute of Sudbury will present Paradigm Shift: Transformational Life Teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, a new six-session course by the Rohr Jewish Learning Institute. The... Read More
Tue
May
13
Paradigm Shift: Transformational Life Teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe
7:30PM - 9:00PM

Paradigm Shift: Transformational Life Teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe

Chabad Center of Sudbury
Sudbury, MA
Cost: $99.00 - Registration is required.
Early Bird Discount: Register before April 28th and receive 5% Off
This May, the Jewish Learning Institute of Sudbury will present Paradigm Shift: Transformational Life Teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, a new six-session course by the Rohr Jewish Learning Institute. The... Read More
Sun
May
18
History is Community! Children's Day Celebration
12:00PM - 2:00PM

History is Community! Children's Day Celebration

Vilna Shul, Boston's Center for Jewish Culture
Boston, MA
Cost: FREE - Registration is required.
Come and explore Boston’s historic West End this spring! Join the historic Vilna Shul and the West End Museum for an afternoon of fun for the whole family. Take our... Read More
Tue
May
20
Chabad Center of Sudbury
7:30PM - 9:00PM

Paradigm Shift: Transformational Life Teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe

Chabad Center of Sudbury
Sudbury, MA
Cost: $99.00 - Registration is required.
Early Bird Discount: Register before April 28th and receive 5% Off
This May, the Jewish Learning Institute of Sudbury will present Paradigm Shift: Transformational Life Teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, a new six-session course by the Rohr Jewish Learning Institute. The... Read More
Tue
May
27
Chabad Center of Sudbury
7:30PM - 9:00PM

Paradigm Shift: Transformational Life Teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe

Chabad Center of Sudbury
Sudbury, MA
Cost: $99.00 - Registration is required.
Early Bird Discount: Register before April 28th and receive 5% Off
This May, the Jewish Learning Institute of Sudbury will present Paradigm Shift: Transformational Life Teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, a new six-session course by the Rohr Jewish Learning Institute. The... Read More
Mon
Jun
02
Understanding the American Jewish Community JBS
9:00AM - 5:00PM

Understanding the American Jewish Community JBS

The Cohen Center for Modern Jewish Studies
Waltham, MA
Cost: $12,500.00 - Registration not required.
For 12 credits (a 20% discount on regular tuition) and the trip to Israel.
Using the American Jewish community and Israel as real–world laboratories, spend your summer learning about American Jewry — its past and present, conducting qualitative and quantitative social science research, and... Read More
Tue
Jun
10
Chabad Center of Sudbury
7:30PM - 9:00PM

Paradigm Shift: Transformational Life Teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe

Chabad Center of Sudbury
Sudbury, MA
Cost: $99.00 - Registration is required.
Early Bird Discount: Register before April 28th and receive 5% Off
This May, the Jewish Learning Institute of Sudbury will present Paradigm Shift: Transformational Life Teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, a new six-session course by the Rohr Jewish Learning Institute. The... Read More
Tue
Jun
17
Chabad Center of Sudbury
7:30PM - 9:00PM

Paradigm Shift: Transformational Life Teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe

Chabad Center of Sudbury
Sudbury, MA
Cost: $99.00 - Registration is required.
Early Bird Discount: Register before April 28th and receive 5% Off
This May, the Jewish Learning Institute of Sudbury will present Paradigm Shift: Transformational Life Teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, a new six-session course by the Rohr Jewish Learning Institute. The... Read More
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A Holiday of Questions—Ask Yours!

A Holiday of Questions—Ask Yours!

From Questions to Answers, From Egypt to Sinai By David Fisher Passover is a holiday of questions. Who are the heroes of the story? What does... Read More
This year’s Boston Marathon, and the anniversary of last year’s bombing, is during Passover—how do we feel about that?

This year’s Boston Marathon, and the anniversary of last year’s bombing, is during Passover—how do we feel about that?

This year’s Boston Marathon, and the anniversary of last year’s bombing, is during Passover—how do we feel about that? By Rabbi Matthew Soffer Passover is... Read More
I’m interested in learning more about Judaism and would like to buy the Hebrew Scriptures, but I need something in English. Do you have any recommendations on what to buy?

I’m interested in learning more about Judaism and would like to buy the Hebrew Scriptures, but I need something in English. Do you have any recommendations on what to buy?

I’m interested in learning more about Judaism and would like to buy the Hebrew Scriptures, but I need something in English. Do you have any... Read More
How might I integrate or use technology to create a meaningful Passover seder?

How might I integrate or use technology to create a meaningful Passover seder?

How might I integrate or use technology to create a meaningful Passover seder? By Rabbi Joshua Franklin The Passover story has inspired generations of artists... Read More
What can congregational rabbis do to support youth who are encountering depression, anxiety or other psychological challenges?

What can congregational rabbis do to support youth who are encountering depression, anxiety or other psychological challenges?

What can congregational rabbis do to support youth who are encountering depression, anxiety or other psychological challenges? By Rabbi Randy Kafka On the most basic level,... Read More
My grandfather just passed away. How can I dip into Judaism and the Jewish community for support? I have Jewish friends and family, but my family isn’t hosting a shiva, and I’m not sure where to start.

My grandfather just passed away. How can I dip into Judaism and the Jewish community for support? I have Jewish friends and family, but my family isn’t hosting a shiva, and I’m not sure where to start.

My grandfather just passed away. How can I dip into Judaism and the Jewish community for support? I have Jewish friends and family, but my... Read More
Is it a mitzvah to get drunk on Purim?

Is it a mitzvah to get drunk on Purim?

Is it a mitzvah to get drunk on Purim? By Rabbi Dani Passow For many, the upcoming holiday of Purim has become a sort of... Read More
What defines the Modern Orthodox movement?

What defines the Modern Orthodox movement?

What defines the Modern Orthodox movement? By Rabbi Yonah Berman While it is virtually impossible to define a movement in this limited space, especially one... Read More
Why is Miriam designated as a prophetess? Purim is coming up—is Esther also a prophetess?

Why is Miriam designated as a prophetess? Purim is coming up—is Esther also a prophetess?

Why is Miriam designated as a prophetess? Purim is coming up—is Esther also a prophetess? By Rabbi Earl Kideckel Thoughts of both Purim and Passover,... Read More
What is a Jewish take on managing stress?

What is a Jewish take on managing stress?

What is a Jewish take on managing stress? By Rabbi Mayshe Schwartz One of the great sayings in Judaism is that the whole Torah was... Read More
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Boston Workmen's Circle

Boston Workmen's Circle

A vibrant secular intergenerational Jewish community. A voice for social and economic justice. An arts and education center for Yiddish, Jewish, and progressive culture. A Jewish cultural school for children... Read More
Camp Pembroke, a Cohen Camp for GIRLS

Camp Pembroke, a Cohen Camp for GIRLS

The only all-girls, trans-denominational Jewish camp in New England, Camp Pembroke is a unique sisterhood and spirited community. Located near Cape Cod, Pembroke offers a classic summer of fun, sun,... Read More
Camp Tel Noar, a NUT-FREE Cohen Camp

Camp Tel Noar, a NUT-FREE Cohen Camp

Spirited and NUT-FREE, Camp Tel Noar offers a summer of fun, forever friends and confidence, all infused with Jewish living and values. We invite your child to join Camp Tel... Read More
Chabad Jewish Center of Needham

Chabad Jewish Center of Needham

The Chabad Jewish Center is a multi-service organization serving the Jewish communities of Needham, Dedham, Dover, and Westwood. At Chabad we are dedicated to serving the Jewish community with Ahavas... Read More
Congregation Agudath Achim (Taunton)

Congregation Agudath Achim (Taunton)

As a progressive, independent 100-year-old congregation, we serve the Greater Taunton Area Jewish community with weekly Shabbat morning services, monthly Shabbat evening services, a religious school for children birth to... Read More
Congregation B'nai Shalom

Congregation B'nai Shalom

Established in 1977, Congregation B'nai Shalom is a Reform Jewish congregation made up of more than 400 households. Coming from diverse backgrounds, we join together in worship, education, and celebration... Read More
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Congregation Beth Israel (Andover)

Congregation Beth Israel (Andover)

Congregation Beth Israel, the Merrimack Valley's oldest "new" congregation, combines a start-up spirit with over a century of history and experience. We are an active and vibrant congregation which celebrates... Read More
Congregation Beth Israel (Worcester)

Congregation Beth Israel (Worcester)

Congregation Beth Israel is a warm, welcoming egalitarian community affiliated with The United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism. Our synagogue focuses on Jewish core values: studying Torah, joining in communal prayer,... Read More
Congregation Beth Israel (Malden)

Congregation Beth Israel (Malden)

The fashionable West End of Malden is the perfect location for young families looking for upscale, affordable housing just minutes from downtown Boston by nearby subway. Our community offers Jewish... Read More
Congregation Dorshei Tzedek

Congregation Dorshei Tzedek

Dorshei Tzedek is a dynamic and growing Reconstructionist congregation. We are dedicated to Jewish learning and to ethical Jewish living in the modern world. Our religious school is a Reconstructionist... Read More