MaTaN Mother & Daughter Bat Mitzvah Program: Jewish Women Through the Ages 2013

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Program Date(s): 
11:00 PM Wednesday Oct 9, 2013 to 2:00 AM Thursday Dec 12, 2013
Venue: 
Leaders & Speakers: 
Pnina Weintraub

Please download the registration form here 

A Bat Mitzvah is an opportunity for a girl to prepare for her entry into Jewish adulthood by exploring what it means to be a Jewish woman. The aim of the MaTaN Bat Mitzvah program, Jewish Women Through the Ages, is to examine how Jewish women form a chain across the generations. We enable the Bat Mitzvah to serve as a bridge connecting the young girl to Jewish continuity.

The program consists of ten two-hour sessions on Wednesday nights, during which mothers and daughters study sources together about Jewish women throughout history. These historical figures were selected because they embody positive attributes and values from which the girls can learn.