Shabbat Shalom! Mid-Summer turns out to be a busy time for Jewish Boulder. This week saw the appointment of an interim executive director at the Boulder JCC, and Rabbi Tirzah Firestone making The Foward’s list of the top 50 influential women rabbis, among other stories.
Next week, Denver will be buzzing with the sounds of 1,500 Jewish teen athletes at the 2010 JCC Maccabi Games — and a bunch of them will be staying in homes in the Boulder area (not to mention the 29 Boulder-area kids making up the Boulder end of Team Denver/Boulder). Check out the Boulder Jewish News’ special Maccabi Games page, with stories and the latest scores all week.
Here’s this week’s summary of stories: