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PJ Library Tot Shabbat by the Sea

PJ Library Tot Shabbat by the Sea

| June 2, 2017

Young families are invited to join us for a family friendly, musical Shabbat service with Marcy Yellin. Bring a chair or a blanket and we will supply the pizza. In the event of rain the program will move to Temple B’nai Abraham.

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Faithkeepers

Faithkeepers

| May 22, 2017

In the Middle East, the birthplace of Christianity, Christians and other minorities are being violently persecuted, driven out and wiped out. Even their places of worship are being destroyed. Lappin Foundation invites the community to a free screening of
Faithkeepers, a new documentary that gives face and voice to the humanitarian crisis and genocide affecting millions in the Middle East as a result of religious and ethnic persecution.

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PJ Library Garden Party

PJ Library Garden Party

| May 11, 2017

Families with children, age 8 and younger, are invited to a garden party to help Temple B’nai Abraham plant its garden which will yield produce that will be donated to people in need.

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PJ Library Sukkat Shalom

PJ Library Sukkat Shalom

| May 10, 2017

PJ Library Families are invited to create warm, wonderful and lasting memories around the Festival of Sukkot!

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PJ Library Shabbat Circle

PJ Library Shabbat Circle

| May 10, 2017

Fun, interactive family Shabbat service geared to families with young children, ages 6 and younger. Older siblings, grandparents and friends are welcome!

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“This trip has been eye-opening.” Daryl Colden, PJ Library Parents to Israel

“This trip has been eye-opening.” Daryl Colden, PJ Library Parents to Israel

| May 2, 2017

  (Sign on top of Mt. Bental indicating distance from the top of the mountain to various cities) Our time in Tel Aviv was way too short, but filled with fun and sun and lots of pride in Israel.  Tel Aviv feels familiar.  It’s a hub of activity, building, finance, culture, fashion and more.  As […]

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Remembrance and Celebration

Remembrance and Celebration

| April 30, 2017

  Our day began with a great presentation by Stand With Us, an international Israel education and advocacy organization. We have been inspired to share our personal Israel stories with friends and family, colleagues, and on social media as a way to support Israel and to teach about Israel. Pictures really do say a thousand […]

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Humps and Highs and Lows !

Humps and Highs and Lows !

| April 28, 2017

  Yesterday was intense.  We began the day with a visit to Yad Vashem, Israel’s Holocaust Memorial Museum.  Its architectural design and physical placement (low) on the mountain add to the intensity of the visitor’s experience. Going through the museum was an extraordinary experience that punched us in the gut and stirred our souls, forcing […]

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Welcome Home!

Welcome Home!

| April 26, 2017

It’s true!  Just as it is written on page 1 of the PJ Library book Everybody Says Shalom by Leslie Kimmelman, “When in Israel…everybody says shalom!”  Since boarding El Al for our flight to Israel, we have been warmly greeted with big smiles and heartfelt expressions of shalom!  It already feels like family. How emotional […]

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Up, Up and Away!

Up, Up and Away!

| April 24, 2017

Monday, April 24, 2017 It’s hard to believe tomorrow is departure day!  PJ Library Parents to Israel has been in the works for nearly a year.  The idea to take PJ Library parents to Israel took root just about a year ago, when, at a PJ Library Story Time and Birthday Party for Israel, a […]

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