Calendar

September 2019

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  • BJEP Back in Session!
  • Open(ing) House
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  • BJEP Classes Pre-K-7
  • BJEP Pre-K Seedlings Begins
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  • BJEP Classes K-7
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  • No BJEP
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  • BJEP Rosh Hashanah Services
(Google Calendar ID: bjep.calendar@gmail.com)

Upcoming Events

September 22, 2019
September 29, 2019
September 30, 2019
  • BJEP Rosh Hashanah Services
    Time: 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
    Location: RSVP for Venue on the Brandeis Campus map

    The High Holidays are a time to gather joyfully in community, share stories, sing songs and reflect on the year. BJEP: Jewish Sunday School  is having a High Holiday Family Services at Brandeis University that will integrate tradition and creativity. Join us!
     
    Rosh Hashanah: September 30, 2019 at 2:30 pm (Monday)
    Yom Kippur: October 9, 2019  at 2:30 pm (Wednesday)
     
    Services run a little over an hour. These services include Hebrew and English prayers, Jewish songs, and a creative Torah reading. While children of all ages are welcome, the experience will be most meaningful for children ages 4 and up. There will be a book corner available for younger children. On Rosh Hashanah, there will be a light Kiddish following the service.

    Registration Open: High Holiday Ticket Price is $136 per BJEP family and $180 per non-BJEP Family.
    Website: http://bjep.org/programs-2/holidays-at-bjep/
    Register/RSVP: https://forms.gle/UTHEGRF7MVZJB1zt8

    BJEP: Jewish Sunday School. Also known as the Boston-area Jewish Education Program, BJEP (pronounced B-Jep), located on the campus of Brandeis University, is an independent, vibrant and inclusive Jewish learning community for children from Pre-K to Grade 7 and their families. We meet once a week on Sunday mornings on the Brandeis campus, with Brandeis students teaching our dynamic, interactive curriculum, instilling in our students a sense of joy and belonging within the Jewish community and knowledge of Jewish traditions and the Hebrew language. We engage parents through family programming and festive celebrations throughout the year. 

    BJEP has a diverse and dynamic staff and families from all backgrounds, as well as a growing adult education program. Tuition is affordable and synagogue membership is not required. BJEP meets once a week on Sunday mornings from 9:30am to 12pm. We welcome families from 25+ communities, including Brookline, Newton, Needham, Natick, Lincoln, Framingham, Belmont, Cambridge, Arlington and Waltham.

    Learn more: www.bjep.org / info@bjep.com / 781-386-7278
     
    #highholiday #roshhashanah #yomkippur #brandeishighholidays #jewisheducation #notyourparentshebrewschool

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October 6, 2019
October 9, 2019
  • BJEP Yom Kippur Services
    Time: 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
    Location: RSVP for Venue on the Brandeis Campus map

    The High Holidays are a time to gather joyfully in community, share stories, sing songs and reflect on the year. BJEP: Jewish Sunday School is having a High Holiday Family Services at Brandeis University that will integrate tradition and creativity. Join us!

    Rosh Hashanah: September 30, 2019 at 2:30 pm (Monday)
    Yom Kippur: October 9, 2019 at 2:30 pm (Wednesday)

    Services run a little over an hour. These services include Hebrew and English prayers, Jewish songs, and a creative Torah reading. While children of all ages are welcome, the experience will be most meaningful for children ages 4 and up. There will be a book corner available for younger children. On Rosh Hashanah, there will be a light Kiddish following the service.

    Registration Open: High Holiday Ticket Price is $136 per BJEP family and $180 per non-BJEP Family.

    Website: http://bjep.org/programs-2/holidays-at-bjep/
    Register/RSVP: https://forms.gle/UTHEGRF7MVZJB1zt8

    BJEP: Jewish Sunday School. Also known as the Boston-area Jewish Education Program, BJEP (pronounced B-Jep), located on the campus of Brandeis University, is an independent, vibrant and inclusive Jewish learning community for children from Pre-K to Grade 7 and their families. We meet once a week on Sunday mornings on the Brandeis campus, with Brandeis students teaching our dynamic, interactive curriculum, instilling in our students a sense of joy and belonging within the Jewish community and knowledge of Jewish traditions and the Hebrew language. We engage parents through family programming and festive celebrations throughout the year.

    BJEP has a diverse and dynamic staff and families from all backgrounds, as well as a growing adult education program. Tuition is affordable and synagogue membership is not required. BJEP meets once a week on Sunday mornings from 9:30am to 12pm. We welcome families from 25+ communities, including Brookline, Newton, Needham, Natick, Lincoln, Framingham, Belmont, Cambridge, Arlington and Waltham.

    Learn more: www.bjep.org / info@bjep.com / 781-386-7278

    #highholiday #roshhashanah #yomkippur #brandeishighholidays #jewisheducation #notyourparentshebrewschool

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October 13, 2019
October 20, 2019
  • Family Day*: Sukkot on the Farm (with Seedlings)
    Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
    Location: Codman Community Farms, 58 Codman Rd, Lincoln, MA 01773, USA map

    Codman Community Farm, Lincoln, MA **New Location**

    Family Day*: Sukkot on the Farm
    BJEP Celebrates Sukkot

    A Community-Wide Celebration

    October 20th from 9:30 to 12:30!
    We've got lots of activities planned, including:

    - Building and decorating a Sukkah
    - Learning about honey bees
    - Pressing apple-cider
    - Singing and Dancing
    - Explore our relationship with nature
    - Farm-fresh kitchen recipes
    - All with a side of Torah!

    Bring a blanket and picnic lunch to enjoy on the farm.

    Rain or Shine! 

    We're asking all BJEP Families to wear a Blue Shirts! Bring your musical instruments, water bottles, and weather-appropriate clothing.

    BJEP co-sponsors this annual event with Ganei Beantown (Beantown Jewish Gardens), and you are welcome to bring family and friends. Free for BJEP families and your guests!

    *Please note that BJEP at Codmany Community Farm is a family day. Teachers are there to guide activities, but not to supervise their classes. Plan to have a parent or caregiver spend the day with your children. Thank you!

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October 27, 2019
November 3, 2019
November 10, 2019
  • BJEP Classes K-7
    Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • BJEP Pre-K Seedlings
    Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Jewish Sunday School Program for Pre-K Kids & Parents
    Get your hands dirty, have fun and seed a positive Jewish identity with your child. 
    Sundays once a month on the Brandeis campus

    Jewish Holidays and Values through Creative Arts
    Through movement, song, and art, we will impart in your child a joyful association with Jewish traditions and seed a positive Jewish identity.

    Parenting Through a Jewish Lens, sponsored by CJP and Hebrew College
    This is a unique opportunity to meet other parents, support one another in parenting, and think together about Judaism.**

    8 Sunday mornings, 9:30 am -12 pm
    Sept. 15, Oct. 20, Nov. 10, Dec. 8, Jan. 19, Feb. 9, Mar. 1 & 29.

    ** Parenting Through a Jewish Lens will be offered for an additional charge if there is enough interest and will include babysitting for younger children.

    The morning schedule includes:
    Parents and kids sing together (with our music teacher)
    Kids learn and play with their teacher
    Bagels and shmoozing for parents and kids

    For more information contact Cantor Jeri Robins: info@bjep.com / 781-386-7278
    www.bjep.org/seedlings

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  • Parenting Through a Jewish Lens Begins
    Time: 9:45 am - 11:45 am

    Parenting Through a Jewish Lens

     Explore compelling Jewish texts and traditions while sharing stories and ideas about raising children. Free babysitting available!

    Dates of Class during BJEP: November 10, December 8, January 19, February 9, March 1 & 29th (Snow Date: April 5).

    Topics covered:
    Towards Joyful Parenting
    Infusing Our Lives with Meaning
    Finding Peace in Our Home
    Shabbat: A Time to Reconnect and Recharge
    Parenting for Resiliency
    Hopes and Dreams for Our Children

    For more information please visit www.hebrewcollege.edu/parenting or email info@bjep.com 

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