Parenting Through A Jewish Lens


Parenting Through a Jewish Lens (PTJL) is coming to HBT this fall:
October 14, 21, 28, 2018
November 18, 2018
December 2,16, 2018
January 6, 2019 (make-up date)

In PTJL, parents of children ages 0 -10 years and teachers come together in small group settings, to share the “joys and oys” of parenting, and learn from Jewish wisdom that can enrich their families. Class runs on Sunday mornings during religious school, starting October 14th from 10:00-11:30 AM

Register here:

A few more details:
• Free babysitting will be available
• It’s a 6-session interactive program for parents of all backgrounds who are raising Jewish children.
•  The fee to participate is $95/person or $155 per couple. 
•  Scholarships are available – cost should never be a barrier.

To learn more about PTJL, read this blog post and visit

For more information about PTJL or to request a scholarship, contact  or 617-559-8734.

What parents have said about PTJL:
“PTJL enabled me to slow down and think about how I want to raise my child.”
"I really enjoyed the discussion on resilience and feel like there were many take-home messages I will be able to implement."
"We are not alone in our struggles"

If you have any questions, and feel free to reach out to PTJL Associate Director Erica at