Category: Programs

PJ Library Mommy & Me with a Jewish Twist

PJ Library Mommy & Me with a Jewish Twist

| August 14, 2019

Moms/ caregivers and children ages 0-3 are invited for a morning of socializing and meeting new friends, creative music and movement with Jewish themes, free play and snack!

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PJ Library Get Ready for Rosh Hashanah

PJ Library Get Ready for Rosh Hashanah

| August 1, 2019

Lappin Foundation and the North Suburban Jewish Community Center invite families with children, 5 and younger, older siblings are welcome, to enjoy hayrides, apple picking, a holiday arts & crafts project, feeding the animals and more!

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Connections Book Group

Connections Book Group

| August 9, 2018

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

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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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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 PJ Library Get Ready for Rosh Hashanah PJ Library Jewish New Year at the Farm PJ Library Mommy & Me with a Jewish Twist PJ Library Shabbat Shalom Circle – Peabody PJ Library Tot Shabbat Young […]

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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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