Registration is now open for Childbirth Through a Jewish Lens!

March 31, 2016 $225.00 0
A father touches his newborn son's hand.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
A father touches his newborn son's hand. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

The process of creating life and birthing is an amazing experience, but can be overwhelming. Childbirth Through a Jewish Lens is a 3-session class that is appropriate for both first and second time moms. It is also the perfect complement to another birthing class.
In this 3-session course, you will have the opportunity to learn with Rabbi Elaine Zecher of Temple Israel, Boston about welcoming your baby into the Jewish community. Topics will include naming ceremonies, the bris, special blessings, and other Jewish customs. Certified nurse /mid-wife Sarah Kleinman will cover the stages and physiology of labor, preparing for and coping with labor, and dealing with the unknowns. Dinner will be included at all three sessions.
Classes will be held from 6-9:15 pm at Temple Israel Boston, 477 Longwood Ave., Boston. Free-validated parking is available at 375 Longwood Ave. (next to the Temple). Please have your ticket validated at the temple front desk.
March 31, 2016
April 7, 2016
April 14, 2016
Registration is $225 for 1 expectant mom and 1 support person. To register, please visit: www.hebrewcollege.edu/parenting
For questions, call Erica Streit-Kaplan at 617-559-8727
Birthing Through a Jewish Lens is open to members and non-members of Temple Israel. We welcome participants from all backgrounds including interfaith couples, LGBTQ parents, single parents and those raised in other faiths.

Event Location: Temple Israel
477 Longwood, Boston, Massachusetts, 02215

+ More... - Less...
Fact Sheet
When
Thursday, March 31, 2016, 6:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Price
$225.00 For 1 expectant mom and 1 support person

CJP provides the above links concerning third-party events for your convenience only. CJP has no control over the content of the linked-to websites or events they describe, and accepts no responsibility for the websites, including any advertising or products or services on or available from such sites, or for any loss or damage that may arise from your attending, or registering to attend, the described events. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites linked to below, you do so entirely at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such websites and event attendance. CJP is not responsible or liable to you or any third party for the content or accuracy of any materials provided by any third parties. All statements and/or opinions expressed in the linked-to materials or at the described events, and all commentary, articles and other content provided at the third-party websites or at the events, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the persons or entities operating the linked-to websites and events. The inclusion of any link on this website does not imply that CJP endorses the described event, or the linked-to website or its operator.

More From...

More In...