For new parents or those anticipating parenthood Interfaith, Adoptive, Blended, LGBTQ families very welcome! Join us for a practical discussion of Jewish ceremonies for welcoming and naming a child. We’ll explore ways that Jewish rituals can honor and respect parents and grandparents from other faith traditions and cultural backgrounds. We will discuss opportunities to express […]
A program of the Educational Services Department of the Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island Sunday, October 26, 2014 8:30 am – 12:00 noon Dwares JCC | 401 Elmgrove Avenue | Providence, RI With special guest Elizabeth Green, author of “Building a Better Teacher” Everyone agrees that a great teacher can have an enormous impact, […]
Everyone welcome! Join us for the opening reception Thursday, October 23, 2014 | 7:00pm gallery (401) 401 Elmgrove Avenue | Providence, RI Exhibit dates: October 23 – December 5, 2014 Naomi Geller Lipsky uses quilling (the art of coiling and shaping narrow paper strips to create a design), gilding (the application of gold leaf), painting, […]
Join your PJ Library friends in our sukkah! Tuesday, October 14, 2014 4:30pm Dwares JCC 401 Elmgrove Avenue | Providence Enjoy a snack and a story in our sukkah in celebration of Sukkot. For more information and to RSVP, please email Michelle Cicchitelli or call 401.421.4111 ext. 178.
Have fun while creating a holiday masterpiece! Drop in at your leisure to create a special craft. Price: $2 per child to help cover the cost of materials. RSVP to Michelle Cicchitelli is preferred to ensure we have enough supplies.
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 @ 7:00pm Dwares JCC 401 Elmgrove Avenue, Providence The Garden of Eden hosted by Israeli Emissary Gilor Meshulam The astounding beauty and serenity of Gan HaShlosha, also known as Sakhne (hot spring), serves simultaneously as the backdrop and central character in Ran Tal’s uniquely compelling documentary. One of the most famous and visited parks in […]
Start the year on a sweet note! This informal honey-tasting event incorporates the fun of food tastings with the excitement of the High Holidays. September 22, 2014 | 10:00am-3:00pm East Side Marketplace165 Pitman StreetProvidence, RI 02906 Participants will enjoy a variety of honeys to taste, as well as learn about its connection to the Jewish […]
Experience Israel: From Observing to Celebrating with Israeli Shaliach Gilor Meshulam Learn about the New Year holidays from an Israeli perspective! September 23, 2014 7:00-7:30pm Dwares JCC | 401 Elmgrove Avenue, Providence Discover a new, modern meaning for the “old ceremonies” from an Israeli perspective. Together we will discuss how we can make Rosh Hashanah, days of repentance, […]
Thursday, September 18, 2014 | 4:15pm* Ages: 5 – 10 | Reservation required (*Ask about our after-school transportation) ______________ Monsters Who Don’t Know They Are Monsters by Jason Freedman On display in gallery (401) from September 4 – October 17, 2014 Local artist Jason Freedman’s first solo exhibit will showcase 50 colorful character portraits from […]
Sunday, September 14 9:00am Youth Races 10:00am 5K Race Dwares JCC | 401 Elmgrove Avenue, Providence Prizes, refreshments and post-race fun. Click here to register. Click here to confirm your registration. Click here for more information including prizes, directions, and a race day map. Are you interested in volunteering, or do you have questions about […]