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Interfaith Homes, Jewish Choices

This series was offered in Fall, 2016.

BJB-logo_picsJoin Dawn Kepler, director of Building Jewish Bridges, for a series of five workshops on interfaith homes, Jewish holidays, and family.

Schedule

Session Time Days Location Instructors
  The High Holy Days… Do I Want to or Do I Have to?
Sep 18 2016 10:30 AM–12:00 PM Sun Beth Emek Dawn Kepler
  Making Shabbat Your Own
Oct 30 2016 10:30 AM–12:00 PM Sun Beth Emek Dawn Kepler
  To Tree or Not to Tree: What Will We do for the Holidays?
Dec 04 2016 10:30 AM–12:00 PM Sun Beth Emek Dawn Kepler
  Be a Fabulous Interfaith Grandparent
Feb 06 2017 7:30 PM–9:00 PM Mon Beth Emek Dawn Kepler
  Master the Intercultural, Multigenerational Seder
Mar 19 2017 10:30 AM–12:00 PM Sun Beth Emek Dawn Kepler

Courses

The High Holy Days… Do I Want to or Do I Have to?

P200A-BE Instructors: Kepler Starting: 09/18/2016 Location: Congregation Beth Emek

What is it about Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur that pulls Jews into the synagogue by the droves? Obligation? Faith? Remembrance? What do these holidays mean? What part do they play in our lives? Should ...

Making Shabbat Your Own

P200B-BE Instructors: Kepler Starting: 10/30/2016 Location: Congregation Beth Emek

Would you like to start doing Shabbat? Do you need an easy way to start or do you want to take your current observance up a notch? Come learn easy steps to create “your” Shabbat. ...

To Tree or Not to Tree: What Will We do for the Holidays?

P200C-BE Instructors: Kepler Starting: 12/04/2016 Location: Congregation Beth Emek

You may want to decorate a Christmas tree while your partner wants to make latkes. What will work for you as a family? Whether December is your favorite month — full of Christmas cookies and ...

Be a Fabulous Interfaith Grandparent

P200D-BE Instructors: Kepler Starting: 02/06/2017 Location: Congregation Beth Emek

Explore how to engage in Jewish activities with grandchildren without overstepping boundaries. This is one workshop is a series of five. See the full series here.

Master the Intercultural, Multigenerational Seder

P200E-BE Instructors: Kepler Starting: 03/19/2017 Location: Congregation Beth Emek

Come discuss ways to engage people of different ages, cultures and religions in your Seder. This is one workshop is a series of five. See the full series here.