Around the Circle

Cultural Work Report Back: Yiddish New York

Maddy shares experiences from Yiddish New York--a vibrant & joyful festival of yiddishkayt, featuring a performance by A Besere Velt chorus and a Yiddish theater workshop co-led by Maddy.

Yiddish New York Dec 22-27: Featuring A Besere Velt Concert & Workshop by Maddy Popkin

Sing Out, Fight Back!  A Besere Velt (A Better World) Chorus Concert at Yiddish New York - Inspired by the 75th Anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Daniel Kahn & The Painted Bird In Boston! 11/12

Daniel Kahn & The Painted Bird -- AKA the "radical Yiddish borderland bandits"-- are COMING TO BOSTON NOV 12 with their new record, "The Butchers Share." Hannah Temple, cofounder of the rad-trad Bessarabian Roots Band Tsibele, will also be joining this show! 

Register for Fall Courses: Understanding Islam | Yiddish Language Classes

We have a new semester of courses for BWC community members of all ages! 

Welcome Maddy Popkin | Hiring Communications & Development Associate and a TASC Coordinator

Read our mid-July e-newsletter announcing a new hire, open positions at BWC, registration for Fall classes, calls for art submissions for High Holidays, and more! 

World Fellowship Weekend | Hiring Music Teacher | July Programs

Read our July e-newsletter with all of our upcoming programs, ways to take action on local campaigns, calls for art submissions for High Holidays, and more! 

Take Action for Immigrants | Young Adult Havdalah | Membership: BWC June enews #2

Read our mid-June e-newsletter with ways to get involved and take action for immigrants, and our remaining June programs including Young Adult Summer Havdalah, Acting for Racial & Economic Justice meeting, and more! 

Reflections on Liberation & Passover

Read our April e-newsletter with reflections from Jen Kiok about trauma/justice/liberation, and all of our April programs including a Yiddish Klezmer Concert, Walk for Water for Palestine, In the Bones of our Ancestors Workshop, Aging in Community session, social justice organizing meetings, and more.

News from our Education Director, Jenny Silverman

BWC Education Director, Jenny Silverman, announces she is retiring at the end of this school year. 

Thank You | January e-news

Read our January e-newsletter with important Save the Dates for the upcoming year, Yiddish Class registration, and all of our January programs including a Tu B'shvat seder, Shabes dinner, social justice organizing meetings, and more.