Miscellaneous

May 30, 2013

It’s time to march, cheer, act a little crazy, jump up and down—and it has nothing to do with sports. Simchat Torah marks our completion of the reading of the Torah, and this is indeed cause for celebration. So get ready for a night of singing and dancing. Please accept this invitation to the big CONTINUE »

May 30, 2013

Ask anyone Jewish to tell you about Chanukah and you’ll hear the whole story of Judah Maccabee and the oil and the miracle. No problem. Ask anyone Jewish to tell you about Pesach and you’ll hear all about the Jews leaving Egypt in a hurry and the matzoh and the plagues and the four sons CONTINUE »

May 30, 2013

It’s traditional to make a flag for Simchat Torah, then wave it throughout the evening during the celebration. But instead of decorating your flag with the usual designs like Stars of David, why not create one that shows what about being Jewish is most important to you?CONTINUE »

May 30, 2013

Make Simchat Torah flags for your children to march with in synagogue. You will need: felt glitter glue thin wooden sticks, or chopsticks if you have them.CONTINUE »