Calendar

Photos of members of the congregation
View by Calendar Month

Visitors welcome to all events unless otherwise indicated.

Friday September 29, 2017

  • 7:30 pm

    First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church
    630 Massachusetts Avenue
    Arlington, MA 02476

    Join us for Yom Kippur services for adults.  Begin the new year with renewal and reflection.  Hear the sound of the Shofar. If you love Jewish culture or if you are just beginning to experience it, you will find our services rich with song, meaning, beauty, and joy.  Services are primarily in English, Hebrew is translated and transliterated. Customs are explained.  No prior level of Jewish knowledge is needed. We request that you register to avoid long lines at the entrance to services. 

    Register Here. 

    Visitors welcome

Saturday September 30, 2017

  • 10:00 am

    First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church
    630 Massachusetts Avenue
    Arlington, MA 02476

    Join us for Yom Kippur services for families. Begin the new year with renewal and reflection.  Hear the sound of the Shofar. If you love Jewish culture or if you are just beginning to experience it, you will find our services rich with song, meaning, beauty, and joy.  Services are primarily in English, Hebrew is translated and transliterated. Customs are explained.  Special service for young children is held concurrently with this service. No prior level of Jewish knowledge is needed. We request that you register to avoid long lines at the entrance to services.
    Read more...
    Visitors welcome
  • 12:00 pm

    First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church
    630 Massachusetts Avenue
    Arlington, MA 02476

    Join us for Yom Kippur services for adults and older teens. Begin the new year with renewal and reflection.  Hear the sound of the Shofar. If you love Jewish culture or if you are just beginning to experience it, you will find our services rich with song, meaning, beauty, and joy.  Services are primarily in English, Hebrew is translated and transliterated. Customs are explained. No prior level of Jewish knowledge is needed. We request that you register to avoid long lines at the entrance to services.

    Register Here

    Visitors welcome
  • 3:00 pm

    First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church
    630 Massachusetts Avenue
    Arlington, MA 02476

    End the holiday and begin the new year at our community break-fast.  Adults and teens will gather at 3:00pm for an outdoor service on the banks of Spy Pond in Arlington.  Families with children will enjoy a short service at the Unitarian Church in Arlington beginning at 5:00pm.  Everyone will join together for community potluck at 5:30pm at the church. For more information: info@kahalbraira.org.

    Visitors welcome

Sunday October 15, 2017

  • 9:15 am

    765 Concord Ave
    Cambridge
    directions

    Welcome our speaker, Leslie Meral Schick, a Newton resident, who travels regularly to Greece to aid refugees coming from Syria and other countries.  Leslie brings food, clothing and many types of aid to refugees in Athens and Chios, Greece.  She  grew up in Turkey, the country her father and his parents fled to as Jewish refugees from Czechoslovakia in 1938.  Her family moved to the United States in 1978 to escape growing unrest in Turkey. Read more...
    Visitors welcome
  • 12:00 pm

    765 Concord Ave, Cambridge
    Directions

    Join us to celebrate Sukkot, the fall Harvest holiday.  We will gather at noon in the green area behind the school to picnic in and around the succah (harvest booth) built and decorated by our school children.  We will learn about the holiday and it traditions.  Bring a picnic for the family or enjoy the light refreshments we will provide.   Read more about the humanistic meaning of the holiday here.

    Visitors welcome

Sunday October 22, 2017

  • 7:00 pm

    765 Concord Ave, Cambridge
    directions

    Join us this evening to learn more about Kahal B'raira and Humanistic Judaism.  Hear a presentation, join in discussion and enjoy some refreshements. This evening is particularly good for visitors and new members.  RSVP and more information at info@kahalbraira.org

Sunday October 29, 2017

  • 9:15 am
    Visitors welcome
  • 12:15 pm

    765 Concord Ave, Cambridge
    Directions

    Kahal B'raira has a unique approach to bar and bat mitzvahs.  It is an exploration of what it means to be Humanistic and Jewish.  Read more Here.  Join us for a workshop for parents and studenets who are considering or planning to have a bar/bat mitzvah in the next few years. Ruth Smolash, B'nai Mitzvah Coordinator and Gladys Maged, KB Managing Director will lead the worshop.  Lunch provided.  RSVP and questions info@kahalbraira.org

Sunday November 5, 2017

  • 9:15 am

    Member Led Workshops and Programs for All Ages

    Visitors welcome