Category: Programs

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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Connections Book Group

Connections Book Group

| November 2, 2016

Current and prior mothers of PJ Library are invited to read great books, enjoy stimulating discussions & meet new friends.

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Young Family Shabbat

Young Family Shabbat

| August 30, 2016

Free Friday night service, songs, dinner and dessert for young families. Includes a special PJ Library Shabbat story by Lappin Foundation.

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Special Programs

Special Programs

| June 21, 2011

Check out the wide array of special programs and resources that we offer for our PJ Library Families: PJ Library Jewish Rock ‘n Roll with Jon Nelson PJ Library Movin’ & Groovin’ with Phyllis Eidelman PJ Library Shabbat Shalom Circle – Newburyport PJ Library Shabbat Shalom Circle – Peabody Young Family Shabbat  

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Journey of Faith

Journey of Faith

| April 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

Journey of Faith: On Becoming a Jewish Family Journey of Faith is an engaging 10-minute trigger film, available free of charge, which discusses the importance of conversion to Judaism of a non-Jewish spouse in an interfaith family. It tells the true story of Douglas and Jodi Smith’s conversion from an interfaith family to a Jewish […]

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Ethiopian Jewish Curriculum ~ Gather Us Together

Ethiopian Jewish Curriculum ~ Gather Us Together

| March 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

Gather Us Together is a traveling exhibit about the Ethiopian Jewish experience.  Through images, music, artifact, DVD, oral histories, learning activities, and a scripted presentation, students will encounter an extraordinary story of faith, courage and homecoming as they follow the Beta Israel journey back to Israel. Jewish schools, camps and organizations may borrow the exhibit free […]

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Israel Land Map

Israel Land Map

| March 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

“Teaching about Israel using the Israel Land Map is a multi-sensory experience for kids of all ages and encourages play with a purpose.  Students have a great time on the floor map learning about Israel through touch, play, stories, games, puzzles and much more. It’s fun and engaging.” – Dina Davidyan, Beverly   The giant […]

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JEWS AND BASEBALL:  AN AMERICAN LOVE STORY

JEWS AND BASEBALL: AN AMERICAN LOVE STORY

| March 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

This documentary is available from the Foundation for educational programs. Producers write “JEWS AND BASEBALL: AN AMERICAN LOVE STORY explores the connection between Jewish Americans and baseball, our nation’s most iconic institution. More than a film about sports, it is a story of immigration, assimilation, bigotry, heroism, the passing on of traditions, and the shattering […]

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Time Tent

Time Tent

| March 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Using the Time Tent is inspirational Jewish teaching at its best! Bring Torah to life or take students back in history by using the Time Tent, a 10’ x 10’ easy-open structure that makes learning fun.  The Time Tent uses the creativity and imagination of teachers and students, transporting them to the past to meet […]

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Tiku Shofar

Tiku Shofar

| March 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

The shofar calls us to action. Students in grade seven in religious schools learn the mitzvah of the shofar and the technique of shofar blowing.  They take great pride in receiving their own free shofar from Israel, a shofar stand, and shofar instructional guide.  The Lappin Foundation staff works in conjunction with staff of religious […]

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