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KB Day

Sunday, April 7, 2024 28 Adar II 5784

9:30 AM - 12:00 PMFayerweather Street School, 765 Concord Ave, Cambridge MA 02138

Join KB in person or online for KB Day! Childcare will be available.

Zoom link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/82594201930
Meeting ID: 825 9420 1930
Phone: 309-205-3325

Approximate Schedule
9:30am - Candle lighting and blessings, all ages, in the gym
9:40am - Schmooze
10:10am - Announcements & Service
11:00 – Workshops
12:00 – End

The announcements, service, and one of the workshops will be livestreamed. Please email Lidia at info@kahalbraira.org for the Zoom link. Visitors welcome! 

Workshop Lineup


Jewish Singing and Dancing with Zach
Bring your dancing shoes and join KB Music Director Zach Mayer as he leads the group in fun
sing-a-longs, including some traditional KB favorites as well as some new tunes.
ALL AGES

Raising Freethinkers: Secular Parenting Tips and Strategies
Sunny Schwartz will lead a discussion of the book Raising Freethinkers: A Practical Guide for Parenting Beyond Belief by Dale McGowan. The book offers advice for secular parenting, providing tips and strategies for addressing such issues as death, sexuality, morality, and religion while encouraging children to think for themselves. For a rich discussion, please read the book ahead of time, at least Chapter 1. (The book is available on Amazon and we have free copies of Chapter 1 available here.) Please come even if you haven't read the book and bring thoughts/questions.
ADULTS

Exploring the Fresh Pond Reservation: A Group Excursion
Spring is here! It’s time to get out into the Great Outdoors! Join Jon Levine to check out the local flora and fauna on a stroll around the wooded trails of
Cambridge’s favorite pond, just across the street from the Fayerweather School.
ALL AGES

Rescuing and Rediscovering Yiddish Film *livestreamed*
Zoom link: 
https://us06web.zoom.us/j/85203371991?pwd=ECXJWebGj22CYaaabfABstxmouSAR0.1
Join Mitch Hilton for a discussion of the efforts of the National Center for Jewish Film at
Brandeis University to rescue and restore Yiddish Films from the 1930s. The discussion will
include clips from such classics as The Dybbuk. Bring your own popcorn!
ADULTS AND TEENS

Decarbonize Your Life! Exploring New Climate Friendly Technologies *livestreamed*
Zoom link (same as the community gathering link): 
https://us06web.zoom.us/j/82594201930
From solar panels on the roof to the a heat pump on the wall to an EV in the driveway, the list of
ways to reduce your dependence on fossil fuels grows daily. But which options are right for you?
How can you afford to make the transition and what financial assistance is available? How far
will your new EV go before you have to recharge it? And—gasp—will you really need to buy
brand new pots and pans to cook with induction? Join Ryan Katofsky, Ben Lieberman, Nili
Perlmutter, Staci Rubin, and Nancy Waters for a panel discussion on the ins and outs of new
climate friendly technologies.
ALL AGES

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