|  Login

PostYourEvent copy.png

advertise-new copy.jpg

jafi new copy.jpg


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

ShalomBoston wishes you a Chag Pesach Kasher v'Sameach!
Happy Passover!

Pesach - Passover
Fast of the First Born - Monday, April 14, 2014
First Seder - Monday evening, April 14, 2014
Second Seder - Tuesday evening, April 15, 2014
Seventh Day of - Monday, April 21, 2014
Eighth Day - Tuesday, April 22, 2014

See the Community Calendar for lots of Passover programs and celebrations.
See our popular Annual List of Passover Seders Open to the Community.

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:

Israeli Folk Dance (most Mondays and Wednesdays)
Exhibit: Jeanne Williamson I Under Color (Jewish Wedding Canopies
First Seder - 4/14
Second Seder - 4/15
Shabbat Chai, Tot Shabbat services - 4/18
Yachad Bowl-a-thon - 4/20
20s & 30s: HametzFest, with pizza & bowling - 4/22
Kids' Choice Vacation Program at the JCC; Opening Reception for Exhibit: Jeanne Williamson I Under Color - 4/23
Film: The Ritchie Boys; A Bissel Schlissel Challah Bakinng Workshop - 4/24
Souly Shabbos; Topsy Turvy Pajama Shabbat - 4/25
Young Adults 22-40: Celebrate Blue & White Night - 4/26
Open House at the Yiddish Book Center; The Shoah in Israeli Culture, Memory, and Politics - 4/27
Yom HaShoah Commemoration - 4/28
An Evening with Mandy Patinkin - 4/30
Finding Personal Meaning in the Ten Commandments - 5/1
Musical, Family, and Tot Shabbat services - 5/2
Boston vs. New York Improv Comedy Show - 5/3
The Mitzvah of Procreation; Introduction to Jewish Contemplative Practice - 5/4

Submit your event
 to the ShalomBoston Calendar
See all the events on the 
Community Calendar 

Upcoming Jewish Holidays

Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day - Thursday, April 16
Yom HaZikaron, Israel Memorial Day - Wednesday, April 22
Yom Ha'Atzma'ut, Israel Independence Day - Thursday, April 23
Lag B'Omer - Thursday, May 7
Yom Yerushalayim, Jerusalem Day - Sunday, May 17
Shavuot, 1st day - Sunday,  May 24
Shavuot, 2nd day - Monday, May 25


Welcome to ShalomBoston!

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.

Visit the Food Page!

Dozens of
Passover Recipes
from soups to nuts, traditional & contemporary,
for the seder and all the days of the holiday

Our newest recipes:
Chicken Olivia,
Strawberry Rhubarb Compote with Matzah Streusel Topping

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!

Go to the Food Page Now

Visit the Kosher Food Directory

Submit Your Recipe

Dr. Erica Brown

Weekly Jewish Wisdom

Israel Commentary

The latest from Daniel Gordis'
A Dose of Nuance - Thoughts on Israel and the Jewish People
"If Only Those Tracks Could Speak"
A Jerusalem Post Column, 4/11/14
"It's OK to be Depressed"
Posted March 21, 2014

Save the date! December 7, 2014