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1. David Epstein Yes, the weather guy! You know him from WBUR, his blog on, his own website Growing Wisdom or as a freelancer at WBZ-TV. Leora Mallach, Beantown Jewish Gardens Executive Director, will be in conversation with Dave and Rabbi Aaron Philmus, discussing “Living the Calendar Cycles.” Rabbi Philmus keeps goats, chickens, ducks and bees and […]

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ט״ז בסיון ה׳תשע״ח (May 30, 2018)

One of the sweetest things about New England at the start of September is the grape harvest; the sweetness of the harvest is matched by the building energy of the Hebrew month of Elul. This is the third year Ganei Beantown has been harvesting grapes at Temple Israel for juice for Rosh Hashanah. It has been […]

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כ״ה באלול ה׳תשע״ה (September 9, 2015)