Olive, Zayit, Zeytoon, Aceituna

Olive, Zayit, Zeytoon, Aceituna

This Tu B’shvat, we at Olamim are thinking about family, diaspora, community life, and one of the seven species in particular, the olive. Olamim, an Innovation Hub of Be’chol Lashon, is a Latin Jewish learning community for families and individuals.  Through...
A Message from Be’chol Lashon this MLK Weekend

A Message from Be’chol Lashon this MLK Weekend

Dear Community, Shabbat Shalom from Be’chol Lashon It has always seemed fitting that Martin Luther King Jr. Day helped to launch the start of the new secular year. Filled with inspiration and hope, Dr. King’s life and legacy laid a path for us to create...
Hanukkah Treats Two Ways

Hanukkah Treats Two Ways

Growing up with a Yemenite-Israeli father and an Ashkenazi-Canadian mother, Gila Green knew more about the diversity of Jewish life than many of her Canadian classmates. As an adult she moved to Israel and became a novelist, book editor, and an English as a Foreign...