Welcome to Or Atid
Whether you're single or partnered, gay or straight, Jewishly involved or seeking Jewish connection, from an interfaith or a Jewish home, join our welcoming community. For more info on Or Atid, go here or call 508-358-9623.
Joining Or Atid has never been more affordable
Learn about Or Atid's innovative approach to making synagogue membership more accessible and affordable with our Sustaining Pledge Program. Call 508-358-9623 or email Howard Gold for more info.
Rabbi's Weekly Reflections on the Torah Portion
To read Rabbi Finestone's most recent reflections, go here.
Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters
Become a Mentor
Do a Mitzvah and transform the life of a child through friendship and support. Volunteer time only 2-4 hours, 2 times per month. Get more info here.
Simchat Torah 2016
"Be Our Guest" at Or Atid
Join us for Shabbat or any holiday event. Sit in on one of our children's Jewish Learning Lab classes. Or try one of our Adult Ed classes. Just email [email protected] or call 508-358-9623 and let us know you are coming. All welcome!
Breakthrough in Children's Jewish Education at Or Atid!
This first of its kind collaboration between Or Atid's Jewish Learning Lab and Hebrew College provides our kids with exceptional academic programming, highest quality faculty, creativity and fun. Check out this article to learn more.
Build your own Menorah contest!
Sun., Dec. 18, 10am-noon
Judged at Or Atid's Hanukkah Celebration. Put your creativity to work. For all ages. Go here for details.
Clothing Drive at Or Atid
Now Through Dec. 21
Please donate winter clothes for those in need. We are collecting clothes for A Place to Turn in Natick. Drop off your donations in the bin found in our foyer. Go here for full details.
Join Sisterhood for a Night of Chocolate Making
Thurs., Dec. 15, 7:00pm
Make chocolate candies in time for the holiday. $10 per person. RSVP to Sisterhood.
Family Promise - Hosting Homeless Families
Or Atid joins forces with Peace Lutheran to host homeless families for two weeks, twice during the year. Go here for details.
Patient Navigator Service
In conjunction with JFS of Metrowest, this free service helps Jewish and other frail older adults living in Metrowest get to and navigate their medical appointments. Email Laura Blumberg with questions and to volunteer.
Help set up, clean up and serve a meal to homeless people at this Waltham soup kitchen. Great opportunity for children ages 8 and up and adults. Choose a Sunday. Upcoming dates: Sun., Dec. 4, 4:45pm.
At Or Atid, you'll find a wide variety of courses for adults where we explore our rich heritage in a literary and historical way. Check back here soon to get a full list of classes for the Fall.
Judaism and Islam (Alternating Tuesday Nights starting December 6)
This Me'ah Select Hebrew College program is open to all and will explore the intertwined destinies of Judaism and Islam. See detailed description by clicking "More" link below.
Register now for "Parenting Your Teen Through a Jewish Lens" (starts Jan. 2017 at Or Atid).
A Hebrew College Program. Scholarships and couples discounts available. Go here for more info.