People of the Book Club
January 23, February 27, March 26, April 23, 7:30 pm
Join RIVKA GREENBERG and other parents to read, discuss, question and re-
view the best in print. Explore books, news, and magazine articles relating
to Jewish parenting. January's book selection is The Hurried Child, by David
Elkind. Curious? Join us! The book is available in the Parenting Center li-
brary, as well as in the bookstores. Call Ruth Beresh at (810) 681-5353 to re-
serve your space. No fee.
"Get Out of My Life! But First Could You
Drive Me and Cheryl to the Mall?"
Wednesday, March 13, 7:30 pm — Celebrate Parenting Month!
Dr. Anthony E. Wolf, practicing clinical psychologist and author, presents a
new perspective on the art of coping with teenagers. In an entertaining
and informative evening, learn practical solutions for parenting your ado-
lescent. Learn solutions that can be put to immediate use to make life with
your teenager more rewarding. As much as we love them, dealing with
adolescents is a unique challenge! Join us! $5/person.
11:00 11:45 am; special kiddush following services
January 27, February 24, March 16, April 20
Passover Preparation Plus
Sunday, March 17, 9:30-11:30 am
Help create wonderful family memories of Shabbat. Join RUTH BERESH,
JANET PONT, RENA WEINTRAUB, and other families to celebrate Shabbat.
Enjoy a special Shabbat service designed for families of young children.
Join us once a month for songs, stories, Torah, prayer and puppets. At Con-
gregation Shaarey Zedek-Southfield.
At Shaarey Zedek-Southfield. The "Hows" and "Whys" of Passover. This work-
shop will include Passover history and rituals, seder specifics, Passover cel-
ebration skills, cooking demonstration, new Passover recipes, crafts and mu-
sic to enhance your home celebration. Shop for ritual objects, books, tapes,
and Passover products. The ultimate answer to your Passover questions.
Family to Family
Nobody Wants a Guilt Trip!
Sunday, February 25, 10:30-11:30 am
Sunday, April 21, 10:30 am.
The Applebaum Jewish Parenting Center is bringing families together to
create new chavurot. Your chavurah will provide an opportunity for you
and your children to develop new friendships and family ties. It is a won-
derful way to create a sense of community and belonging. Join us for an in-
formational meeting. Please call Ruth Beresh at (810) 681-5353 to say you
are interested. No fee.
A seminar for interfaith families with LENA ROMANOFF, educational psy-
chologist, director and founder of the Jewish Converts and Interfaith Net-
work. Ms. Romanoff has answers to your difficult questions. Discover how
to keep the lines of communication open among your children, grandchil-
dren, and in-laws. Learn how honest, kind, respectful communication can
keep your family together. $5/person.
Tiny Treasures — Saturday, May 4
Mark your calendar! Join us for a very special Shabbat. Babies born be-
tween May 1, 1995 and April 30, 1996 and their families are invited to join us
For children of all ages and their families, at Shaarey Zedek-Southfield. Wear
for a delightful and meaningful cer-
your costume and join the Jewish
emony. Please call the Jewish
Parenting Center, the Beth Hayeled,
Parenting Center at (810) 681-5353
and the Religious School for Megillah
Special Guest Appearance! Mark your calendar for this exciting event,
to be included in this memorable
reading, magic, fun, surprises, and
produced in cooperation with Metro Parent Magazine.
Monday, March 4, 6:30 pm
Penelope Leach — Wednesday, May 8