"Why Be Jewish?" May 15
Jewish Gateways presents: Why Be Jewish?
DATE/TIME: Friday, May 15 6:15pm-9:00pm
LOCATION: Jewish Gateways 409 Liberty Street El Cerrito, CA, 94530 510-559-8140 http://www.jewishgateways.org/
COST/REGISTRATION: Potluck contribution or $7, RSVP required. http://www.jewishgateways.org/node/138/signup
MORE INFO: Website: http://www.jewishgateways.org/events/shabbat/2009/may/15/why-be-jewish Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 510-559-8140 Contact: Rabbi Bridget Wynne
DESCRIPTION: Can Jewish identity and connection enrich our lives? If so, how? What does this spiritual path, community, and way of life have to offer? Join us to explore these questions, and to enjoy a no-experience-necessary Shabbat dinner. All are welcome, whether you're Jewish or just curious! Childcare free by reservation. After gathering at 6:15, we'll continue with: 6:30 - Candle lighting and dinner7:30 - Rabbi Bridget Wynne will lead a lively interactive teaching on why one might choose to be Jewish8:30 - Dessert and schmoozing (time to hang out and chat)
About Jewish Gateways: Are you seeking connections to Jewish life and community? Do you want to explore Jewish identity in an open environment? Jewish Gateways is here to help. We welcome wandering or wondering Jews & non-Jews, singles, couples, & families, those in interfaith & multiracial relationships, Jews-by-Choice, adult children of interfaith families, members of the LGBT community, & people of color.
Run dates: 2009-04-25 - 2009-05-15