Think it’s too early to plan for the fall? According to Sharon’s soccer league and Shaws Supermarket it’s certainly not.
Last week, Rabbi Julie Zupan, who will be teaching the Parenting Through a Jewish Lens class in Sharon, saw a banner in her neighborhood reminding her to sign her kids up for fall soccer. “I wish I could put off thinking about the start of the school year,” she said. But she knows that if she doesn’t plan any fall activity (e.g., dance class, Sports Club, karate, swim lessons at the Y) for her kids they might be missing out on a special opportunity. If she felt behind on September “soccer registration,” she got an even bigger surprise at the supermarket: “I couldn’t believe that Shaw’s has Halloween candy on sale already. Seriously?!”