Past events have featured original theatrical productions as well as musical performances by top Jewish singer-writers such as Josh Nelson, Debbie Friedman, Cantor Benjie Ellen Schiller, Julie Silver, Jeff Klepper, Shira Kline, and the band Pharoah's Daughter.

Every year, Mayyim Hayyim presents its Nachshon Award for visionary leadership to special supporters.

Opening Reception: Frozen Landscapes

Opening Reception and Artist Talk
Wednesday, June 28, 2017, 5:00pm - 6:30pm

Lisa Goren and Ellen Alt are artists/witnesses to the unfolding calamity of Earth’s melting planetary ice. With watercolor and mixed media, they document the beauty and majesty of glaciers and other frozen landscapes, inspiring awe, awareness, and action.   (more »)

Mayyim Hayyim at Tikkun Leil Shavuot

"Water is Nothing Other Than Torah"
Tuesday, May 30, 2017, 8:00pm-morning

Join Mayyim Hayyim at the 9th Annual Tikkun Leil Shavuot at Congregation Kehillath Israel in Brookline!

Location: 384 Harvard Street and 100 Centre St. in Brookline, MA

(Begins 8:00PM and goes all night) (more »)

Water Wonders Extravaganza at Mayyim Hayyim

Sunday, May 21, 2017, 10:00am - 12:00pm

Visit Mayyim Hayyim for the grand tour!
You'll enjoy a fun-filled scavenger hunt for all of the water sources in and around our building!

Art projects galore!
We'll be making a giant water-themed work of art, and it will be out of this world!

Meet other families!
Coffee and treats, and a cozy and casual environment for your children to play, read, dance, sing, and learn! (more »)

Spring Benefit 2017: Soul/Life/Cycle

Monday, May 15, 2017, 6:00pm - 8:30pm

PLEASE JOIN US for a community celebration to benefit Mayyim Hayyim Living Waters Community Mikveh and Paula Brody & Family Education Center.

More information coming soon. (more »)

Becoming Jewish

Reform Jewish Outreach Boston presents:
Monday, May 8, 2017, 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Becoming Jewish: a supportive, facilitated discussion about the process of conversion to Judaism and relating to one’s family and community with a new religious identity. Bring your concerns and questions. Couples are strongly encouraged to participate together. (more »)

Water Wonders

May 7

Mayyim Hayyim and PJ Library have the perfect Sunday afternoon program for you and your family. Our theme is Jewish traditions and water. Bring your curiosity and we’ll bring the science experiments, art projects, story time, and songs that will leave you inspired. (more »)

Beyond the Huppah

Creating the Jewish Marriage You Want
Begins Thursday, April 20th 2017


Join us for Mayyim Hayyim's five-session seminar for engaged and recently married couples that will provide tools to solidify a strong partnership and explore different ways of creating a Jewish home.


To register write to Leeza Negelev, Associate Director of Education, at (more »)

Now What? Questions and Answers for those who have Chosen Judaism

Begins Thursday, March 2, 2017

Your conversion was just the beginning! 

These five sessions will deepen your understanding of Shabbat, tzedakah (righteous giving), keeping kosher, Jewish prayer, and more. Explore Jewish practices through interactive and experiential learning in an open and welcoming environment. Meet others who have recently chosen Judaism and enjoy learning alongside those who have been on a similar path. 

 Partners are encouraged to register. (more »)

Fertility Journey Healing Workshop

Monday, February 20, 2017 - Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Mayyim Hayyim is in the process of creating The Jewish Fertility Journey Healing Guide to provide a spiritual resource for families through the challenges of a fertility journey.

  (more »)

Limmud Boston - Waters of Creation

Sunday, December 4, 2016

Time: TBD

Join Leeza Negelev, Associate Director of Education, for interactive hands-on learning. Come explore the mikveh with all of your senses: Learn about water as an agent of change from biblical, rabbinic and contemporary lenses and create a mixed-media watercolor painting inspired by your learning. *Session size limited to 15 people. Register here (more »)