Upcoming Education Events


  • Tot Shabbat

    60 Highland St., Room 111
    Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 10:45am to 12:00pm

    Tot Shabbat is a monthly Shabbat morning program, led by CDT members and educators Susan Moser and Tal Shalom-Kobi, for children age 5 and under and their parents. Join us in celebrating Shabbat with songs, stories, crafts and other fun activities!

  • Chanukah Celebration

    FUSN: Parish Hall, downstairs kitchen, Alliance Rm, Head Start Rm, Children's Chapel, 2 classrooms
    Sunday, December 17, 2017 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
    Booking Date/Time: 
    Sunday, December 17, 2017 - 2:00pm to 8:00pm

    Come celebrate the Festival of Lights! We will be celebrating as a community on Sunday, December 17th, at the First Unitarian Society. Come join us for an all-ages evening of fun workshops, latke dinner, and more!  Bring your menorah and 7 candles to light! Latkes, drinks and desserts will be provided – please bring a salad to accompany latkes, of any sort, enough for 20 people – green, pasta, veggie, quinoa, tuna, egg, etc.!

    This event is at FUSN (the First Unitarian Society in Newton) 1326 Washington Street in West Newton.

  • All-Ages Erev Shabbat Service / Potluck

    60 Highland Street: Kitchen, Fellowship Hall, Sanctuary
    Friday, January 5, 2018 - 6:00pm
    Booking Date/Time: 
    Friday, January 5, 2018 - 5:30pm

    6 pm - Candle lighting and dinner;
    6:45 pm - Service

    Once a month, we gather for a potluck vegetarian dinner followed by a musical, all-ages erev Shabbat service. Join us for this fun, musical erev Shabbat experience appropriate for adults and kids of all ages (especially kids in pre-school through 4th grade).  We’ll end at 7:30 pm with Oneg Shabbat (dessert). Please bring a vegetarian/dairy main dish to share - enough for 15-20 people.

  • Got Shabbat? (Including Tot Shabbat) - MLK Themed

    60 Highland St: Sanctuary, FH, kitchen, library, LR, Rms 109-110, 111, 212
    Saturday, January 13, 2018 - 9:45am to 12:00pm
    Booking Date/Time: 
    Saturday, January 13, 2018 - 9:30am to 1:00pm

    Join us for “Got Shabbat?”, an opportunity for the whole community to come together and have fun, learn together and find new ways to celebrate Shabbat. Beginning together with songs and blessings, adults and kids are then invited to choose from a panoply of activities, until we gather again to read a little Torah and close the service together. Come find out if you’ve “Got Shabbat”! A kiddush lunch will follow.