Tapping a tree

A brave and hearty crew headed out to learn about our local trees for Tu B’Shvat 5779 in collaboration with Lands Sake Farm in Weston. The holiday gets its name from the date on which it occurs, the 15th of the Hebrew month of Shvat.  The “Tu” in numerical equivalents, is Tet (nine) plus Vav […]

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ט״ו באדר א׳ ה׳תשע״ט (February 20, 2019)

Join the Temple B’nai Abraham Social Action Committee for a celebration for all generations. This year MLK Day coincides with Tu B’Shvat, an ancient celebration of trees and spring in Israel which has become a celebration of our connection to and responsibility for our natural world. Our annual Social Action Shabbat theme is sustainability, environmental […]

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י״ב בשבט ה׳תשע״ט (January 18, 2019)

What’s in season in New England for Tu B’shvat? Maple syrup! Join us for this fun, educational annual event for all ages! Tu B’shvat is traditionally a time to asses our fields and fruit trees. Led by the Land’s Sake and Ganei Beantown educators, we’ll explore the sugaring process, from tree-tapping, wood splitting, boiling and […]

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י׳ באדר ה׳תשע״ח (February 25, 2018)