PJ Library

Your Child's Treasury of Jewish Books

The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington is thrilled to share PJ Library® (PJ, as in “pajamas”) with our entire community. This program provides families raising Jewish children from 6 months–8 years old with a FREE treasury of Jewish books and music! Every month, families enrolled in PJ Library receive a high-quality, expertly-selected and kid-tested (!) Jewish book or CD as a gift from the community. PJ Library in Greater Washington is a gift from The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington, the United Jewish Endowment Fund, the Howard and Geraldine Polinger Family Foundation, the Perlin Family Foundation, the Emanuel J. Friedman Philanthropies, the Bender Foundation, the Charles E. Smith Family Foundation, the David Bruce Smith Foundation and the Harold Grinspoon Foundation.

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DC Location  NEW!

Whole Foods P Street (1440 P Street NW, Washington)  
Register for Challah Tots P Street

  • Wednesday, October 18, 4:00 pm

Maryland Locations

Whole Foods Kentlands (316 Kentlands Boulevard, Gaithersburg) 

Register for Challah Tots Kentlands

  • Thursday, October 26, 4:00 pm
  • Thursday, November 30, 10:00 am
  • Thursday, December 21, 4:00 pm

Whole Foods Rockville (11355 Woodglen Dr, Rockville)
Register for Challah Tots Rockville

  • Thursday, October 19, 10:00 am
  • Thursday, November 9, 4:00 pm
  • Thursday, December 7, 10:00 am

Virginia Locations

Whole Foods Arlington/Clarendon (2700 Wilson Blvd, Arlington)
Register for Challah Tots Arlington

  • SUNDAY, October 29, 10:30 a.m.

    Whole Foods Ashburn (19800 Belmont Chase Dr, Suite 160)
    Register for Challah Tots Ashburn

    • Monday, October 23, 10:30 a.m.

    Whole Foods Fair Lakes (4501 Market Commons Dr, Fairfax)
    Register for Challah Tots Fairfax

    • Monday, October 9, 10:30 a.m.

    Whole Foods Reston (11660 Plaza America Drive, Reston)
    Register for Challah Tots Reston

    • SUNDAY, October 8, 10:30 a.m.

    Whole Foods Springfield (8402 Old Keene Mill Rd,Springfield)
    Register for Challah Tots Springfield

    • Thursday, October 12, 10:30 a.m.

    At Challah Tots, you will enjoy a storytime, craft and braiding challah to take home to bake for Shabbat!  Whole Foods Markets provides the dough, and PJ Library and our partners will provide the activities and the braiding help (if you'd like).  It's fun, easy and free!  Please RSVP so that we have enough dough available.  These are cosponsored by JCCNV’s Growing Jewish Families, the Bender JCC of Greater Washington, Edlavitch DCJCC, Shaare Torah and Congregation Beth El of Montgomery County, depending on the location.

    Book Buddies

    Run by JCCNV’s Growing Jewish Families
    • Thursday, October 12, 10:30 a.m.:  Chantilly Library (4000 Stringfellow Rd, Chantilly)
    • Monday, October 16, 10:30 a.m.:  Fairfax Regional Library (10360 North Street, Fairfax)
    • Wednesday, October 4, 4:00 p.m.: Gum Spring Library (24600 Millstream Dr, Aldie)
    • Saturday, October 28, 10:30 a.m.: Barnes & Noble (2800 Clarendon Blvd, Arlington)

    All parents, grandparents, caregivers and children who love books are welcome to join us for fun stories and movement activities that relate to Jewish culture, traditions and holidays.

    Dinosaur on Shabbat book cover

    PJ-Cosponsored Shabbat & Havdalah Programs

    In DC:

    In Maryland:

    In Northern Virginia:

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    Upcoming Events
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    Mon
    Oct
      23
    10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
     
    Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCC of Northern Virginia-Community Engagement Department)
    19800 Belmont Chase Drive , Ashburn VA 20147
    Join us at the Whole Foods in Ashburn for a morning of braiding challah and PJ Library stories themed on the holidays of Sukkot and Simchat Torah. RSVP with Jennifer.DeAngelis@jccnv.org.
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Wed
    Oct
      25
    9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
     
    Congregation B'nai Tzedek (Congregation B'nai Tzedek Laura & Joel Greenzaid Early Childhood Center)
    10621 South Glen Rd. , Potomac MD 20854
    Congregation B'nai Tzedek's Laura & Joel Greenzaid Early Childhood Center (GECC) Baby Play Group. Wednesdays, 9:30 am - 11:00 am, beginning September 13. FREE! A fun, clean environment for babies with their loving adults to play in and hang out. Make new friends in our special baby classroom. For toddlers, explore age appropriate toys, informal play time for children and caregivers, meet current GECC families and get to know our amazing community. Please register at GECCDirector@bnaitzedek....
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Families, Interfaith, Maryland, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  Free; Free

     
     
    Fri
    Oct
      27
    9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
     
    Congregation Beth El of Montgomery County
    8215 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda MD 20814
    Babies (0-2 years) and caregivers are welcome to our new Tam Shel Shabbat ( a Taste of Shabbat) for singing and dancing with Shabbat flavor led by Kim Lausin, director of Beth El Preschool. Fridays at 9:30am, starting on October 20 and following the Beth El Preschool schedule. Event is Free. Membership is not required and RSVPs are not necessary. For more information contact Geryl Baer, gbaer@bethelmc.org
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Families, Maryland, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  Free; Free

     
     
    Sat
    Oct
      28
    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
     
    Agudas Achim Congregation
    2908 Valley Drive, Alexandria VA 22302
    Join Agudas Achim Young Families for a volunteer led service for kids ages 0-5, accompanied by an adult. Congregational kiddush to follow.
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Sat
    Oct
      28
    11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
     
    Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCC of Northern Virginia-Community Engagement Department)
    2800 Clarendon Blvd., Arlington VA 22201
    Join us at the new weekend Book Buddies at the Clarendon Barnes and Noble! We will hear PJ Library stories for the holidays of Sukkot and Simchat Torah and we will also do crafts based on these holidays. Meet in the children's area at the stage. RSVP to Rebecca.Greene@jccnv.org.
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Sun
    Oct
      29
    10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
     
    Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCC of Northern Virginia-Community Engagement Department)
    2700 Wilson Blvd., Clarendon VA 22201
    Join us for our monthly Challah Tots at the Clarendon Whole Foods. Braid challah and do crafts for the holidays of Sukkot and Simchat Torah. RSVP with Rebecca.Greene@jccnv.org.
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Wed
    Nov
      1
    9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
     
    Congregation B'nai Tzedek (Congregation B'nai Tzedek Laura & Joel Greenzaid Early Childhood Center)
    10621 South Glen Rd. , Potomac MD 20854
    Congregation B'nai Tzedek's Laura & Joel Greenzaid Early Childhood Center (GECC) Baby Play Group. Wednesdays, 9:30 am - 11:00 am, beginning September 13. FREE! A fun, clean environment for babies with their loving adults to play in and hang out. Make new friends in our special baby classroom. For toddlers, explore age appropriate toys, informal play time for children and caregivers, meet current GECC families and get to know our amazing community. Please register at GECCDirector@bnaitzedek....
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Families, Interfaith, Maryland, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  Free; Free

     
     
    Thu
    Nov
      2
    10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
     
    Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCC of Northern Virginia-Community Engagement Department)
    4000 Stringfellow Road, Chantilly VA 20151
    Join us at the Chantilly Regional Library for Book Buddies! We will hear PJ Library stories and make crafts themed on an upcoming holiday or Jewish value. RSVP to Jennifer.DeAngelis@jccnv.org.
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Fri
    Nov
      3
    9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
     
    Congregation Beth El of Montgomery County
    8215 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda MD 20814
    Babies (0-2 years) and caregivers are welcome to our new Tam Shel Shabbat ( a Taste of Shabbat) for singing and dancing with Shabbat flavor led by Kim Lausin, director of Beth El Preschool. Fridays at 9:30am, starting on October 20 and following the Beth El Preschool schedule. Event is Free. Membership is not required and RSVPs are not necessary. For more information contact Geryl Baer, gbaer@bethelmc.org
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Families, Maryland, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  Free; Free

     
     
    Fri
    Nov
      3
    5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
     
    Temple Shalom
    8401 Grubb Road, Chevy Chase MD 20815
    Dear Temple Shalom Families, We are very excited for our next First Friday Shabbat Family Service. The deadline to register for our congregational potluck is Wednesday, November 1. Please register with the names of or number of people in your party and the (vegetarian, dairy, or fish) dish you are bringing. NO MEATS OR DESSERTS PLEASE! The dish should serve at least 8 people. Also, please remember to bring serving utensils! You do not need to post your phone number or email. 5:30pm Tot Shabbat...
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, Families, Singles, Maryland, Reform, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  Free; Free

     
     
    Sat
    Nov
      4
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
     
    Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCC of Northern Virginia-Community Engagement Department)
    8900 Little River Turnpike, Fairfax VA 22031
    Join us at the JCCNV's Romper Room for a Shalom Baby Playdate, perfect for ages 0-3 years. Meet in the Romper Room, on the basement level. Please bring socks for kids and adults. RSVP with Rebecca.Greene@jccnv.org
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Sat
    Nov
      4
    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
     
    Agudas Achim Congregation
    2908 Valley Drive, Alexandria VA 22302
    Join Agudas Achim Young Families for a weekly, volunteer led service for kids ages 0-5, accompanied by an adult. Congregational kiddush follows.
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Sun
    Nov
      5
    9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
     
    Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCC of Northern Virginia-Community Engagement Department)
    8900 Little River Turnpike, Fairfax VA 22031
    Join one of your favorite storybook characters (TBA) as you feast on breakfast treats with your family! Enjoy a morning filled with fun, crafts, and stories. There will also be plenty of photo opportunities to remember this special day at the J.
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  $10 - $24; $9/member; $10/non-member

     
     
    Sun
    Nov
      5
    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
     
    Agudas Achim Congregation
    2908 Valley Drive, Alexandria VA 22302
    Hazzan Elisheva Dienstfrey leads songs for the first half hour with free play after. No Jewish knowledge or experience necessary. Each child requires a grownup.
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Tue
    Nov
      7
    7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
     
    Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School (CESJDS Admissions)
    1901 E. Jefferson Street, Rockville MD 20852
    Explore the outstanding academic and extracurricular programs at CESJDS. Interact with students and faculty, and learn about our research-based curriculum in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, Language Arts, Hebrew Language, Judaic Studies, and more. See our talented teachers in action! You'll have the opportunity to sit in on mini-lessons for (choose three): Literacy Math Coding/Robotics Judaics/Hebrew You will also hear about the CESJDS experience from two of our graduating seniors. Co...
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Couples, Families, Interfaith, Maryland, Adult Education, Children/Teens/Family, Fair/Expo, Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  Free; Free

     
     
    Wed
    Nov
      8
    9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
     
    Congregation B'nai Tzedek (Congregation B'nai Tzedek Laura & Joel Greenzaid Early Childhood Center)
    10621 South Glen Rd. , Potomac MD 20854
    Congregation B'nai Tzedek's Laura & Joel Greenzaid Early Childhood Center (GECC) Baby Play Group. Wednesdays, 9:30 am - 11:00 am, beginning September 13. FREE! A fun, clean environment for babies with their loving adults to play in and hang out. Make new friends in our special baby classroom. For toddlers, explore age appropriate toys, informal play time for children and caregivers, meet current GECC families and get to know our amazing community. Please register at GECCDirector@bnaitzedek....
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Families, Interfaith, Maryland, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  Free; Free

     
     
    Fri
    Nov
      10
    9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
     
    Congregation Beth El of Montgomery County
    8215 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda MD 20814
    Babies (0-2 years) and caregivers are welcome to our new Tam Shel Shabbat ( a Taste of Shabbat) for singing and dancing with Shabbat flavor led by Kim Lausin, director of Beth El Preschool. Fridays at 9:30am, starting on October 20 and following the Beth El Preschool schedule. Event is Free. Membership is not required and RSVPs are not necessary. For more information contact Geryl Baer, gbaer@bethelmc.org
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Families, Maryland, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  Free; Free

     
     
    Sat
    Nov
      11
    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
     
    Agudas Achim Congregation
    2908 Valley Drive, Alexandria VA 22302
    Join Agudas Achim Young Families for a weekly, volunteer led service for kids ages 0-5, accompanied by an adult. Congregational kiddush follows.
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Sun
    Nov
      12
    3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
     
    Gesher Jewish Day School
    4800 Mattie Moore Court, Fairfax VA 22030
    Join us for a Storyteller and outdoor activities
    Listed In:  Families, Interfaith, Northern Virginia, PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Wed
    Nov
      15
    9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
     
    Congregation B'nai Tzedek (Congregation B'nai Tzedek Laura & Joel Greenzaid Early Childhood Center)
    10621 South Glen Rd. , Potomac MD 20854
    Congregation B'nai Tzedek's Laura & Joel Greenzaid Early Childhood Center (GECC) Baby Play Group. Wednesdays, 9:30 am - 11:00 am, beginning September 13. FREE! A fun, clean environment for babies with their loving adults to play in and hang out. Make new friends in our special baby classroom. For toddlers, explore age appropriate toys, informal play time for children and caregivers, meet current GECC families and get to know our amazing community. Please register at GECCDirector@bnaitzedek....
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Families, Interfaith, Maryland, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  Free; Free

     
     
    Fri
    Nov
      17
    5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
     
    Agudas Achim Congregation
    2908 Valley Drive, Alexandria VA 22302
    Friday night service for kids 0-5 and parents with songs, instruments, scarves, dancing parachutes, challah and juice.
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Fri
    Nov
      17
    7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
     
    Temple B'nai Shalom
    7612 Old Ox Road, Fairfax Station VA 22039
    Please join us for Tot Shabbat. We are delighted that Jewish rocker extraordinaire, Sheldon Low, will be with us! Tot Shabbat is especially for newborns through second graders, and their parents. The service includes lots of music, child-friendly prayers, and stories and activities. It lasts about a half hour and is followed by a special kid-friendly oneg. We will look forward to seeing you at this wonderful service!
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Families, Northern Virginia, Arts & Culture, PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Fri
    Nov
      17
    8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
     
    Temple B'nai Shalom
    7612 Old Ox Road, Fairfax Station VA 22039
    Jewish rocker extraordinaire Sheldon Low will be with us to rock in Shabbat! Please don't miss this very musical and special service. Bring your friends!
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Reform, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Sat
    Nov
      18
    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
     
    Agudas Achim Congregation
    2908 Valley Drive, Alexandria VA 22302
    Join Agudas Achim Young Families for a weekly, volunteer led service for kids ages 0-5, accompanied by an adult. Congregational kiddush follows.
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Wed
    Nov
      22
    9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
     
    Congregation B'nai Tzedek (Congregation B'nai Tzedek Laura & Joel Greenzaid Early Childhood Center)
    10621 South Glen Rd. , Potomac MD 20854
    Congregation B'nai Tzedek's Laura & Joel Greenzaid Early Childhood Center (GECC) Baby Play Group. Wednesdays, 9:30 am - 11:00 am, beginning September 13. FREE! A fun, clean environment for babies with their loving adults to play in and hang out. Make new friends in our special baby classroom. For toddlers, explore age appropriate toys, informal play time for children and caregivers, meet current GECC families and get to know our amazing community. Please register at GECCDirector@bnaitzedek....
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Families, Interfaith, Maryland, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  Free; Free

     
     
    Wed
    Nov
      29
    9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
     
    Congregation B'nai Tzedek (Congregation B'nai Tzedek Laura & Joel Greenzaid Early Childhood Center)
    10621 South Glen Rd. , Potomac MD 20854
    Congregation B'nai Tzedek's Laura & Joel Greenzaid Early Childhood Center (GECC) Baby Play Group. Wednesdays, 9:30 am - 11:00 am, beginning September 13. FREE! A fun, clean environment for babies with their loving adults to play in and hang out. Make new friends in our special baby classroom. For toddlers, explore age appropriate toys, informal play time for children and caregivers, meet current GECC families and get to know our amazing community. Please register at GECCDirector@bnaitzedek....
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Families, Interfaith, Maryland, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  Free; Free

     
     
    Fri
    Dec
      1
    5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
     
    Temple Shalom
    8401 Grubb Road, Chevy Chase MD 20815
    Dear Temple Shalom Families, We are very excited for our next First Friday Shabbat Family Service. The deadline to register for our congregational potluck is Wednesday, November 29. Please register with the names of or number of people in your party and the (vegetarian, dairy, or fish) dish you are bringing. NO MEATS OR DESSERTS PLEASE! The dish should serve at least 8 people. Also, please remember to bring serving utensils! You do not need to post your phone number or email. We encourage yo...
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, Families, Seniors, Maryland, Reform, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  Free; Free

     
     
    Fri
    Dec
      1
    8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
     
    Temple B'nai Shalom
    7612 Old Ox Road, Fairfax Station VA 22039
    Jewish rocker extraordinaire Sheldon Low will be with us to rock in Shabbat! Please don't miss this very musical and special service. Bring your friends!
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Reform, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Sat
    Dec
      2
    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
     
    Agudas Achim Congregation
    2908 Valley Drive, Alexandria VA 22302
    Join Agudas Achim Young Families for a weekly, volunteer led service for kids ages 0-5, accompanied by an adult. Congregational kiddush follows.
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Sun
    Dec
      3
    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
     
    Agudas Achim Congregation
    2908 Valley Drive, Alexandria VA 22302
    Hazzan Elisheva Dienstfrey leads songs for the first half hour with free play after. No Jewish knowledge or experience necessary. Each child requires a grownup.
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Wed
    Dec
      6
    9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
     
    Congregation B'nai Tzedek (Congregation B'nai Tzedek Laura & Joel Greenzaid Early Childhood Center)
    10621 South Glen Rd. , Potomac MD 20854
    Congregation B'nai Tzedek's Laura & Joel Greenzaid Early Childhood Center (GECC) Baby Play Group. Wednesdays, 9:30 am - 11:00 am, beginning September 13. FREE! A fun, clean environment for babies with their loving adults to play in and hang out. Make new friends in our special baby classroom. For toddlers, explore age appropriate toys, informal play time for children and caregivers, meet current GECC families and get to know our amazing community. Please register at GECCDirector@bnaitzedek....
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Families, Interfaith, Maryland, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  Free; Free

     
     
    Sat
    Dec
      9
    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
     
    Agudas Achim Congregation
    2908 Valley Drive, Alexandria VA 22302
    Join Agudas Achim Young Families for a weekly, volunteer led service for kids ages 0-5, accompanied by an adult. Congregational kiddush follows.
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Sun
    Dec
      10
    3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
     
    Gesher Jewish Day School
    4800 Mattie Moore Court, Fairfax VA 22030
    Join Gesher Jewish Day School, the JCCNV, and PJ Library for a fun Chanukah celebration. Music, Food, Crafts, and Community
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Families, Interfaith, Northern Virginia, Arts & Culture, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Wed
    Dec
      13
    9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
     
    Congregation B'nai Tzedek (Congregation B'nai Tzedek Laura & Joel Greenzaid Early Childhood Center)
    10621 South Glen Rd. , Potomac MD 20854
    Congregation B'nai Tzedek's Laura & Joel Greenzaid Early Childhood Center (GECC) Baby Play Group. Wednesdays, 9:30 am - 11:00 am, beginning September 13. FREE! A fun, clean environment for babies with their loving adults to play in and hang out. Make new friends in our special baby classroom. For toddlers, explore age appropriate toys, informal play time for children and caregivers, meet current GECC families and get to know our amazing community. Please register at GECCDirector@bnaitzedek....
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Families, Interfaith, Maryland, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  Free; Free

     
     
    Fri
    Dec
      15
    5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
     
    Agudas Achim Congregation
    2908 Valley Drive, Alexandria VA 22302
    Friday night service for kids 0-5 and parents with songs, instruments, scarves, dancing parachutes, challah and juice.
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Fri
    Dec
      15
    7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
     
    Temple B'nai Shalom
    7612 Old Ox Road, Fairfax Station VA 22039
    Please join us for Tot Shabbat. Tot Shabbat is especially for newborns through second graders, and their parents. The service includes lots of music, child-friendly prayers, and stories and activities. It lasts about a half hour and is followed by a special kid-friendly oneg. We will look forward to seeing you at this wonderful service!
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Reform, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Sat
    Dec
      16
    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
     
    Agudas Achim Congregation
    2908 Valley Drive, Alexandria VA 22302
    Join Agudas Achim Young Families for a weekly, volunteer led service for kids ages 0-5, accompanied by an adult. Congregational kiddush follows.
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    10621 South Glen Rd. , Potomac MD 20854
    Congregation B'nai Tzedek's Laura & Joel Greenzaid Early Childhood Center (GECC) Baby Play Group. Wednesdays, 9:30 am - 11:00 am, beginning September 13. FREE! A fun, clean environment for babies with their loving adults to play in and hang out. Make new friends in our special baby classroom. For toddlers, explore age appropriate toys, informal play time for children and caregivers, meet current GECC families and get to know our amazing community. Please register at GECCDirector@bnaitzedek....
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    Dec
      23
    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
     
    Agudas Achim Congregation
    2908 Valley Drive, Alexandria VA 22302
    Join Agudas Achim Young Families for a weekly, volunteer led service for kids ages 0-5, accompanied by an adult. Congregational kiddush follows.
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored
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    Sat
    Dec
      30
    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
     
    Agudas Achim Congregation
    2908 Valley Drive, Alexandria VA 22302
    Join Agudas Achim Young Families for a weekly, volunteer led service for kids ages 0-5, accompanied by an adult. Congregational kiddush follows.
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Conservative, Children/Teens/Family, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored
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