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Creating Sustainable Synagogues

January 10, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Learn about options and opportunities for your synagogue to engage in environmentally sustainable learning, practice, lectures, and holiday programs.

Gain resources to:

  • Reduce carbon footprint while reducing energy costs;
  • Infuse your holiday programming with experiential food and agriculture components;
  • Join regional community wide food and agriculture programming;
  • Develop a synagogue garden;
  • Address your institution’s sustainability in a holistic manner; and
  • See and be able to express how deeply Jewish sources resonate with a greening agenda.

Build community and meet other congregational leaders engaging in these same issues!

Please RSVP to let us know you’re coming.

Temple Beth David
7 Clapboardtree Street, Westwood, MA 02090
(If using GPS, enter 33 Pond St as the address.)

Learn from representatives of:

Ganei Beantown: Beantown Jewish Gardens: Experiential food and agriculture programs rooted in Jewish text, tradition and culture.

Jewish Climate Action Network: Mobilizing Jewish communities to take leadership in responding to the climate crisis by offering education, resources, and¬†substantial and challenging programs, including the “JCAN Bentshmarking Campaign” and “JCAN Tech Study.”

Organic Torah: Integrating ancient Jewish wisdom as a leading-edge voice in contemporary efforts to create a healthier, more sustainable, prosperous and just world.


January 10, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm