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Everything For and About the Jewish Community in Greater Boston and Beyond

Welcome to ShalomBoston.com!
ShalomBoston helps you find the Jewish resources you need, including local events of Jewish interest, synagogues & other religious information, kosher food, educational & volunteer opportunities, and a myriad of ways to connect with others in the Jewish community.  We cover Greater Boston, all of  Massachusetts, and parts of neighboring New England states.  No need to log in; just browse, enjoy, and let us know what you think.

High Holiday Religious Services Open to the Public

Recommended reading:
"The Elul Breeze"
by Rabbi Mendy Uminer

Selichot Services
Saturday evening, September 20th

Rosh HaShanah - The Jewish New Year

Thursday and Friday, September 25th & 26th

Yom Kippur - Day of Atonement
Saturday, October 4th

Sukkot - The Feast of Tabernacles
First day - Thursday, October 9th

All Jewish holidays begin at sundown on the preceding day.

Pray for Jerusalem - Advocate for Israel

Click here for recommended news sources

Check out our Community Calendar for events of all types!

Here is a sampling of events on our Community Calendar for the next few weeks.
Visit the
calendar for complete details on these events and many more, including Selichot and fall holiday programs.

Exhibit: Lawyers Without Rights: Jewish Lawyers in Germany Under the Third Reich - 7/1-9/30
Seniors: Free Wednesday Program Open House - 9/17
Panel Discussion: Careers in Elder Services - 9/17
Krav Maga Self-Defense Class begins - 9/18
MetroWest Jewish Day School Open House - 9/18
Spiritual Preparation for the High Holy Days with Rabbi Art Green - 9/18
Friday Morning Meditation - 9/19
Singles 45-65: Jazz Selichot Service & Reception - 9/20
Hitlamdut: Open to Learning, a Selichot Meditation Retreat - 9/20
Financial Discussion for Women - 9/21
Zamir Chorale Auditions - 9/21
Elie Wiesel in Conversation w/ Alan Dershowitz - 9/22
20s & 30s: Rosh HaShanah Young Jewish Professionals New Year's Service & Party - 9/24
Rosh HaShanah - 9/25 and 9/26
Shabbat Shuvah Chanting & Meditation Service - 9/27
Families w/ Young Children: PJ Pioneers Letterboxing Adventure - 9/28
"The Oven," a performance piece at the Yiddish Book Center - 9/28
Yiddish classes at Workmen's Circle begin - 9/30
Welcome Baby! Meetup - 10/1
The Jewish Class of Why, 1st session - 10/2
Erev Yom Kippur, Kol Nidre - 10/3
Yom Kippur - 10/4
Community Sukkah Decorating - 10/5
Our Communal Conversation About Israel: How Open Is It and How Open Should It Be? - 10/6
Erev Sukkot - 10/8
First Day of Sukkot - 10/9

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See all the events on the 
Community Calendar 


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(thru Sept. 15th)
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Visit the Food Page!

Menus for Rosh HaShanah
Traditional Ashkenazic Dinner
Mixed Sephardic Dinner

Dozens of Rosh HaShanah recipes, from challah and soup to desserts and everything in-between!

Search our file of more than 250 tested, delicious recipes of all types, contributed by well-known chefs and cookbook authors, local personalities, and home cooks like you!

Submit YOUR recipe to us!
If it is published, we will send you
an engraved ShalomBoston glass mug!

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Dr. Erica Brown

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