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April 2020

Virtual Seders

April 8, 2020 - April 15, 2020

A list of virtual Passover seders

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Virtual Passover Experience

April 11, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm UTC+0
Free

How is this Passover different from all other Passovers? 
Join us for an engaging, spiritually nourishing, virtual alternative Passover experience for Jews and their loved ones. 

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Grandparenting in a Pandemic: A Conversation for Grandparents in Interfaith Families – Online

April 17, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT
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One event on April 23, 2020 at 7:00 pm

Free

Join us for a conversation with Dr. Ruth Nemzoff to swap ideas of how, as she says, “to be a creative grandparent/grand-friend using old and new technologies and all the skills you’ve ever learned in life.”

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Grandparenting in a Pandemic: A Conversation for Grandparents in Interfaith Families – Online

April 23, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
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One event on April 23, 2020 at 7:00 pm

Free

Join us for a conversation with Dr. Ruth Nemzoff to swap ideas of how, as she says, “to be a creative grandparent/grand-friend using old and new technologies and all the skills you’ve ever learned in life.”

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May 2020

Expecting in the Time of COVID-19: Webinar for Pregnant Interfaith Couples

May 7, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
Free

Join with 18Doors Rabbis Malka Packer-Monroe and Robyn Frisch as we discuss issues related to pregnancy in the time of COVID-19

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Our Wedding Plans Got Messed Up Shabbat Dinner

May 8, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
$9

Changing your wedding plans because of an international pandemic is an incredibly unique, painful, disappointing, surprising phenomenon. Join me for a nourishing, healing Shabbat dinner where we will light candles, eat a meal sponsored by OneTable and share stories, resources and support.

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Oy Baby: Creating Shabbat Rituals

May 14, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
Free

Join 18Doors and PJ Library for a 2-part series for interfaith families with children 3-7 to learn about Friday night Shabbat rituals and how to slow down and be present with your family.

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Marking Space, Marking Time

May 17, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT
Free

Have you lost track of what day it is? Does Monday feel the same as Friday? Join Rabbi Jessica to learn how you can incorporate Shabbat into your lives, whether you are looking for a 5 minute ritual or an hour long family activity.

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Shavuot Shabbat with author Sarah Hurwitz

May 29, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
$9

Join us for a delightful dinner and discussion of Sarah Hurwitz’s new book, "Here All Along", with the author herself! Sarah, a renowned political speechwriter for the Obamas, rediscovers Judaism, finding timely insights and profound spiritual connection in its ancient practices and ethical traditions.

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September 2020

How a Multi-Generational Interfaith Family Celebrates the Jewish High Holidays – Online

September 1, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
Free

With Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur around the corner, hear how one grandparent has navigated the holidays over the course of a 50+ year interfaith marriage and how she celebrates now with adult children in interfaith marriages of their own.

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Planning Your Wedding During COVID: A Discussion Forum for Engaged Interfaith Couples – Online

September 3, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
Free

If you’re currently engaged, whether or not you have a wedding date at this point, we hope you’ll join us for this special Discussion Forum where couples will have the opportunity to share their experiences and the decisions they’re making, and where you’ll hear from 18Doors’ Rabbi Robyn and Rabbi Malka about their experiences and advice from working with numerous interfaith wedding couples.

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Unlocking Tradition: Virtual Challah Bake – Online

September 4, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm EDT
$18

Looking for a fun date night with your partner? Baking is a great way to spend quality time together and have something delicious to show for it, and baking challah allows couples to share in a sacred Jewish tradition that has been observed for centuries. So let’s bake some challah together!

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How to do the High Holidays at Home – Online

September 16, 2020 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm EDT
Free

This year, celebrating the High Holidays with young kids will feel very different. While you may be planning on attending a virtual service or not, there are many ways to bring the holidays into your own home and on your own schedule! Join Rabbi Jessica to explore the deeper meaning of these days and find fun activities that will keep you and your little ones entertained.

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Rosh Hashanah Seder A New Way to Start the New Year – Online

September 19, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
$9

Join Rabbi Malka Packer-Monroe, director of 18doors Atlanta, for a nourishing, grounding, creative and playful Rosh Hashanah Seder, a lesser known Rosh Hashanah tradition consisting of delicious foods, puns, word games and meaningful reflections on the year that has passed, and expectations for the year to come.

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January 2021

Couples and Conversation – Online

January 19 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST
$54

Being part of an interfaith couple can be challenging, but you don’t need to find the answers alone. This online four session workshop offers a safe environment to work on creating your religious/cultural lives together. Intended for seriously dating, engaged and newly married couples.

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Family Seder for Tu Bishvat (Jewish Earth Day) – Online

January 24 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm CST
Free

Jewish interfaith families are invited to join 18Doors and Jewish& for a musical, fun, engaging family seder for the environmental Jewish holiday of Tu Bishvat! We will eat fruits associated with the holiday, connect with the Jewish time of year and sing together to celebrate the birthday of the trees. No prior knowledge necessary.

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May 2021

Planning Your Jew-ish Wedding: Crafting a Meaningful Ceremony – Online

May 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT
$15

Learn about the Jewish elements of a wedding ceremony and the deeper meaning behind rituals. This is part one of a four-week series and is led by Molly Kazin Marshall and Rabbi Michal Woll.

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Couples & Conversation: Parenting Edition – Online

May 27 @ 8:15 pm - 9:45 pm EDT
$54

Being part of an interfaith/Jew-ish/multi-faith/however-you-define-yourself couple can be challenging, but you don’t need to find the answers alone. This online workshop offers a safe environment to work on creating your religious/cultural lives together. It is intended for couples who are expecting and those with children under the age of six.

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June 2021

Couples & Conversation – Online

June 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT
$54

Being part of an interfaith/Jew-ish/multi-faith/however-you-define-yourself couple can be challenging, but you don’t need to find the answers alone. This online workshop offers a safe environment to work on creating your religious/cultural lives together. It is intended for seriously dating, engaged and newly married Jewish/interfaith couples.

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It’s All Symbolic: Considering Religious/Cultural Icons in Your Jew-ish Family – Online

June 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm CDT
Free

Join Rabbi Michael Shulman and other interfaith couples for a nonjudgmental discussion of religious and cultural symbols and objects and the role they play in our lives.

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Unlocking Shabbat: Learning to Create a Friday Night Ritual – Online

June 10 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm EDT
Free

How do we welcome Shabbat with little kids? Rabbi Greg Weisman shares how creating a Friday night Shabbat experience can be fun for the whole family.

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September 2021

Our Year of Firsts – Online

September 1 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm EDT
$180

Open to all engaged or newly married couples who are interfaith (intercultural, dual faith, Jew-ish, etc.), Our Year of Firsts offers you the opportunity to explore the deeper meaning behind Jewish holidays, create new traditions together and meet other interfaith couples.

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December 2021

Couples & Conversation (National) – Online

December 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm CST
$54

Being part of an interfaith/Jew-ish/multi-faith/however-you-define-yourself couple can be challenging, but you don’t need to find the answers alone. This online workshop offers a safe environment to work on creating your religious/cultural lives together. It is intended for seriously dating, engaged, and newly married couples.

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