Greening your congregation is about finding new ways to put your Jewish values into action every day. Greening Synagogues: Lessons from the Jewish Greening Fellowship, the twelfth volume in SYNERGY’s Innovations and Strategies for Synagogues of Tomorrow series offers practical wisdom for greening synagogues from those who participated in the Fellowship.
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Planning sustainable simchas and holiday celebrations is an essential part of greening your community. These useful guides provide important information for making your next bar mitzvah, wedding, holiday celebration, and more as green as possible. Jews United for Justice Green and Just Celebration Guide offers specific suggestions for being mindful of workers’ rights and environmental […]
Source texts about trees and permaculture within Jewish tradition and history.
Learn about various Jewish traditions and their spiritual basis, and how farming and sustainability can be spiritual and religious activities.
Provided are the curriculum materials produced and used by the Jewish Farm School.
Provided are perspectives on urban living through a Jewish lens and includes biblical texts on communal responsibility, urban farming, and moral thoughts regarding where we live, as well as how to start worm composting.
The Jewish Farm School led a workshop series dedicated to teaching traditional “shtetl skills,” including learning on shmita, permaculture, and cheese making.
A basic introduction to Tu Bishvat, a simple accompanying haggadah, and related texts and blessings for observing the holiday and discussion opportunities.