Archive for March, 2015

Passover Fun On The Road!

Posted: March 30th, 2015

By Lori Rubin, Director, Family Engagement / Is Passover all about Freedom? Yes and no. The holiday of Passover is also about…

The Journey Continues

Posted: March 27th, 2015

By Rabbi Philip Warmflash, Executive Director / Pesah is a celebration of journeys: the journey of the plates from the basement to the kitchen, the multiple journeys to the stores to purchase food items that we would not think of eating the rest of the year.

Planning for the Future

Posted: March 26th, 2015

At this week’s Jewish Learning Venture board meeting, our board members unanimously approved a new three-year Strategic Plan, including new vision and mission statements. Why did we do it? Because it was the right time and the time to do it right!  Since the merger of ACAJE and JOP we have written two 18-month strategic…

Rosh Hodesh Lunch and Learn

Posted: March 23rd, 2015

By Elana Rivel, Associate Director / In celebration of Rosh Hodesh (the beginning of a new Hebrew month), Jewish Learning Venture staff get together to lunch and learn as a group.

Join Us: Whole Community Inclusion Passover Webinar

Posted: March 20th, 2015

By Gabrielle Kaplan-Mayer, Director, Whole Community Inclusion Spring is here and Passover is on its way. For those of us who are Jewish educators, we are busy thinking of fun and creative ways to bring the Exodus story to life for our students and to review the order of the Seder, the 4 Questions and…