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Parenting Through A Jewish Lens

Learn from both ancient and contemporary sources of wisdom that you are not alone in your parenting journey and connect with other families in your community.

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  • time Parents of all stages
  • location Synagogues, community spaces, and living rooms
  • duration Parenting Young Children (6 sessions);
    Parenting Tweens (5 sessions);
    Parenting Teens (4 sessions);
    Grandparenting (4 sessions)
Register for Parenting

We offer groups for parents of all stages with children of all ages. Our classes are offered throughout the Boston area, including in Belmont, Brookline, Cambridge, Framingham, Lexington, Marblehead, Melrose, Milton, Natick, Needham, Newton, Sharon, Westwood, and West Roxbury.

Winter 2019 Classes

Parenting Through a Jewish Lens (newborns through age 9)

$95/person | $155/per couple (6 sessions). Tuition assistance is available — don’t let cost be a barrier! Please contact Ahava Rosenthal at 617-559-8734.

  • ACTON – Congregation Beth Elohim, Sundays, 10:00-11:30 a.m. (Starts October 27, 2019)
  • BELMONT – Beth El Temple Center, Sundays, 9:00-10:45 a.m. (Starts November 24, 2019)
  • BEVERLY – Temple B’nai Abraham, Sundays, 10:30-12:00 p.m. (Starts November 3, 2019)
  • BROOKLINE – Temple Ohabei Shalom, Sundays, 5:00-6:30 p.m. (Starts November 3, 2019)
  • BURLINGTON – Temple Shalom Emeth, Wednesdays, 7:30-9:00 p.m. (Starts November 6, 2019)
  • JAMAICA PLAIN – Private home, Saturday or Sunday (time and start date TBD)
  • NEEDHAM – Private home, Part 4, Sundays, 7:00-8:30 p.m. (Starts October 27, 2019)
  • NEEDHAM – Temple Beth Shalom, Part 3, Sundays, 5:00-6:30 p.m. (Starts September 15, 2019)
  • NEEDHAM – Temple Beth Shalom, Series A, Sundays, 5:00-6:30 p.m. (Starts October 6, 2019)
  • NEEDHAM – Temple Beth Shalom, Series A, Wednesday evenings 7:30-9:00 p.m. (Starts November 6, 2019)
  • NEWTON – Temple Beth Avodah, Sundays, 9:45-11:15 a.m. (Starts November 17, 2019)
  • SHARON – Temple Israel, Sundays, 9:15-10:45 a.m. (Starts January 5, 2019)
  • WALTHAM – BJEP, Sundays,10:00 -11:30 a.m (Starts November 10, 2019)
  • WATERTOWN – Congregation Dorshei Tzedek, Sundays, 10:15-11:45 a.m. (Starts January 5, 2020)
  • WAYLAND- Congregation Or Atid, Beth Sholom, and MWJDS, Sundays, 9:30-11:00 a.m. (Starts October 27, 2019)
  • WELLESLEY – Temple Beth Elohim, Sundays, 9:00-10:30 a.m. (Starts October 20, 2019)
  • WEST ROXBURY – Temple Hillel B’nai Torah, Sundays, 10:00-11:30 a.m. (Starts November 3, 2019)
  • WESTWOOD – Temple Beth David, Sundays, 10:00-11:30 a.m. (Starts November 3,2019)

To schedule a class in your area, please contact  Ahava Rosenthal 617-559-8734 or arosenthal@hebrewcollege.edu.

Parenting Your ‘Tween Through a Jewish Lens (ages 9 to 13)

To schedule a class in your area, please contact  Ahava Rosenthal 617-559-8734 or arosenthal@hebrewcollege.edu.

Grandparenting Through a Jewish Lens

$65/person | $110/per couple (4 sessions). Tuition assistance is available — don’t let cost be a barrier! Please contact Ahava Rosenthal at 617-559-8734.

  • NEEDHAM –  Temple Aliyah, Wednesdays, 7:45-9:15 p.m. (Starts October 30, 2019)

Want to learn more about Parenting Through a Jewish Lens?

If you need additional information or have questions about registration, please contact Ahava Rosenthal, director of Parenting Through a Jewish Lens, at arosenthal@hebrewcollege.edu or 617-559-8734.