Oct
    20
    Sun
    Pre-School Children’s Morning
    Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

    Rabbi Denise Handlarski of Oraynu, Toronto’s Humanistic Congregation will lead a morning for pre-schoolers and their families.   Song, story and a love of Jewish culture.  All welcome.

    Nov
    3
    Sun
    ADULT SERVICE and PROGRAM (Spiritual But Not Religious?) and SUNDAY SCHOOL
    Nov 3 @ 9:15 am – 12:00 pm

    Spiritual But Not Religious?  Healthy Trend? or Crisis of Faith?  The self-identification of “spiritual-but-not-religious” (SBNR) is a growing trend, even a movement, in the United States and abroad.  Hear Graham Schweig speak about Reflections on Judaism’s Contribution to the Discussion.  Graham Schweig is Professor and Director of Studies in Religion, Department of Philosophy & Religion, Christopher Newport University, Virginia.

    Nov
    12
    Tue
    Executive Committee Meeting
    Nov 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

    The Executive Committee is Kahal B’raira’s leadership and coordinating body.  It includes the president, vice-president, treasurer, secretary, members-at-large, Sunday school chair and representative to the Society for Humanistic Judaism.  Meetings are open to all KB members.

    Nov
    15
    Fri
    SHABBAT with HUMANISTIC RABBI DENISE HANDLARSKI
    Nov 15 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

    Denise Handlarski, rabbi for Oraynu, Toronto’s Humanistic Jewish Congregation will lead services with Zach Mayer, KB’s Music Director. It will be a joyous spirit filled evening.   Light refreshments served.  All are welcome.  Special location for this service – Cornerstone Co-Housing, 175 Harvey Street, Cambridge, MA.   Questions and RSVP – info@kahalbraira.org

     

     

    Nov
    16
    Sat
    PRESENTATIONS, DINNER AND MORE WITH RABBI DENISE HANDLARSKI
    Nov 16 @ 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

    Rabbi Denise Handlarski, of Oraynu, Toronto’s Humanistic Jewish Congregation, will spend the weekend with KB.

    1:00 – 3:00 pm Lunch with Denise for KB Leaders

    All are welcome at these events:

    3:30  Welcome to KB Day – Opening Ceremony

    4:00  Workshops (including children’s activity)

    5:30 pm Havdallah ceremony

    6:00 PM Dinner.  Would you like to bring something to add to the buffet?  Sign up HERE

    After dinner – Rabbi Handlarski will speak about the Future of Secular Humanistic Judaism

     

     

    Nov
    17
    Sun
    TOT SHABBAT ON SUNDAY
    Nov 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

    Tot Shabbat led by Rabbi Denise Handlarski.  Rabbi Handlarski is visiting from the Toronto Humanist Congregation.  Children 5 and under along with their siblings and parents will enjoy a story, shabbat ritual, songs, crafts and a snack.  Parents will find this a good time to connect with other parents of young children and learn about children’s programs at Kahal B’raira.

    Nov
    24
    Sun
    ADULT SERVICE and PROGRAM (Learning About Jews as Allies to Muslims) and SUNDAY SCHOOL
    Nov 24 @ 9:15 am – 12:00 pm

    Confronting Islamaphobia:  What is this prejudice about and how can we become better allies to Muslims?  Join us for a presentation by the Jewish-Muslim Solidarity Group of Boston Worker’s Circle.  There will also be Sunday school and an adult Humanistic Service with the same theme.

     

    Dec
    8
    Sun
    ADULT SERVICE and PROGRAM (Music with Zach Mayer) and SUNDAY SCHOOL
    Dec 8 @ 9:15 am – 12:00 pm

    Zach Mayer, KB’s music director will lead a program of Jewish melodies including original compositions for a joyful performance with participatory opportunities.  Read more about Zach and his music HERE.  There will also be a Humanistic Service and Sunday school.  Visitors welcome.

    Dec
    10
    Tue
    Executive Committee Meeting
    Dec 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

    The Executive Committee is Kahal B’raira’s leadership and coordinating body.  It includes the president, vice-president, treasurer, secretary, members-at-large, Sunday school chair and representative to the Society for Humanistic Judaism.  Meetings are open to all KB members.

    Dec
    21
    Sat
    CELEBRATE CHANUKAH
    Dec 21 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

    Lots of joyous singing, the festival of lights when we all light menorahs together, spin the dreidel, hear the Humanistic story of Chanukah and enjoy a holiday meal.   Enjoyable and engaging celebration for all ages.  Advance registration required.  HERE