Posts Tagged ‘elana rivel’

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.

Day of Learning

Posted: March 18th, 2015

By Elana Rivel, Associate Director / This past Monday, Phil and I spend a day in NY at a meeting of SynaPros – a group of agency-based professional who work on synagogue transformation in their home communities.

Adult Summit: Designing the Religious School of the Future

Posted: March 3rd, 2015

By Elana Rivel, Associate Director / Last Thursday night, 42 rabbis, educators, religious school teachers, parents and community volunteers came together for an Adult Summit: Designing the Religious School of the Future.

The Kick-Off was Truly Just the Beginning

Posted: January 14th, 2015

By Elana Rivel, Associate Director / While One Book, One Jewish Community (OBOJC) kicked off months ago, the conversations about Yemenite Jews, Henna artists and the story of Henna House, our featured selection, continue.

Celebrating Hanukkah

Posted: December 23rd, 2014

By Elana Rivel, Associate Director / The heart of the work of Jewish Learning Venture is relationship building. Whether we are running programs for families with young children, providing consultation to Education Directors or Rabbis, running workshops for congregational leaders at congregations throughout the area or facilitating professional development for early childhood educators…