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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: Babyccino How to Raise Perfectly Imperfect Kids J Family PJ Library Mommy & Me with a Jewish Twist PJ Library Shabbat Shalom Circle – Peabody PJ Library Shabbat Table PJ Library Shabbat Tots Young Families 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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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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Jewish Pride Posters

Jewish Pride Posters

| March 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Jewish Pride Posters “The posters have such a simple message, beautifully done. We have used them in our religious school and passed them to the public school.” – Rabbi Barbara Aiello of Temple Beth El in Bradenton, Fla., Designed to instill Jewish pride in children, the Jewish pride poster set is a wonderful addition to […]

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Introduction to Judaism

Introduction to Judaism

| March 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Free 25-week course designed for individuals of faiths other than Judaism who want to explore Judaism or are considering conversion.

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Subsidized Conversions to Judaism & Welcome Gift

Subsidized Conversions to Judaism & Welcome Gift

| March 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Under the supervision of a sponsoring rabbi, costs related to conversion, including mikvah (ritual bath) are fully subsidized for men (non-surgical), women and children.

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Rekindle Shabbat

Rekindle Shabbat

| March 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Create warm and wonderful memories in the comfort of your home with family and friends when you participate in Rekindle Shabbat, an award-winning, child-oriented, family-centered program.

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