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The Diversity of Interfaith Families

Building a family together. What does it mean to be Jewish?

Baby Naming Ceremony Officiant

Get connected virtually with 18Doors clergy

Baby Naming Ceremony Officiant

Get connected virtually with 18Doors clergy

From Expecting to Grandparenting

Unlocking Hanukkah: A Cheat Sheet

This fun infographic has the Hanukkah basics along with ideas for celebrating and blessings to say.

Unlocking Hanukkah: A Cheat Sheet

This fun infographic has the Hanukkah basics along with ideas for celebrating and blessings to say.


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8 Nights of Giving for Kids

This list is packed with COVID-safe ways to give back as a family this year.

 


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Jewish Holiday Email Series

Sign up to start with our 4 emails leading up to the High Holy Days. Learn about the holiday and how to prepare. You'll continue to receive emails leading up to Hanukkah and Passover.

Upcoming Events for Families

Dec 01

A Reverend and a Rabbi Discuss the December Holidays – Online

December 1 @ 8:00 pm EST
Parents and grandparents, aunties and uncles and caregivers of young kids are invited to this night of learning and sharing about the December holidays. You'll leave with ideas for kids activities that you can do to create a more meaningful holiday experience.
Dec 03

To Tree or Not to Tree: December Planning During A Pandemic – Online

December 3 @ 8:00 pm EST
Planning for the December holidays can sometimes be tricky, and the pandemic has added new challenges. 18Doors and Jewish& are teaming up to offer a workshop to help you lead with your values to create joyous and meaningful holidays, even if they look a little different this year.
Dec 09

Unlocking the December Holidays – For Couples with Young Kids/Thinking About Kids – Online

December 9 @ 8:00 pm EST
Join 18Doors Rukin Rabbinic Fellow Rabbi Danny Weiner and other interfaith couples with and without kids, to learn about Hanukkah and how to make it meaningful. We’ll also create a safe and non-judgmental space to discuss the challenges and blessings of navigating the December holidays as an interfaith couple.
Dec 15

Hanukkah at Home: Chocolate Coin Making for Kids – Online

December 15 @ 3:30 pm EST
There are so many delicious foods associated with Hanukkah, and they're fun not just to eat, but to make as well. You and your young children are invited to join us during Hanukkah for the fun and easy activity of making chocolate gelt (chocolate coins).
Dec 17

Can Jews Celebrate Christmas? Finding Our Shared Values – Online

December 17 @ 7:30 pm EST
Do you celebrate Hanukkah and Christmas? Do you worry about sending mixed messages to your children? Come talk with Rabbi Jessica and other families to learn how you can create a clear and consistent message that focuses on your values, not necessarily the rituals.
Jan 18

Unlocking the Jewish Home and Creating Holy Space – San Diego – Online

January 18, 2021 @ 7:00 pm PST
Join us for an exploration of how you can create an appropriate holy space in your interfaith home that feels right for you as a couple. In addition to talking about what makes a home "Jewish" and learning about the mezuzah, we'll address how to discuss relevant issues with children.