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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High Holiday Family Programs and Events

If you’d like to attend a holiday program, here is our list!

Sukkah Village
When: Sunday, September 23, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Bender JCCGW, 6125 Montrose Road, Rockville
Join us as we go around the world in seven Sukkot, from Israel to the USA to Russia to Argentina and more!

A Tot-Sized Taste of Sukkot and Simhat Torah

When: Sunday, September 23, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Shaare Torah, 1409 Main Street, Gaithersburg
Together we will explore harvest foods, make an exciting craft project, spend time with our friends and of course share a great story!

Pajama Jam: Joanie Leeds & The Nightlights

When: Sunday, September 23, 5:30 p.m.
Where: AMP powered by Strathmore, 11810 Grand Park Ave, N Bethesda
Don your pajamas and jam with Joanie Leeds & The Nightlights, a favorite with PJ families! All families who register with the PJ Library and JPlay promo code (SUKKOT) will get a special gift and a chance to meet Joanie and the band at a “Sukkot Sound Check Party”!

Sukkot Block Party & Playground Opening
When: Sunday, September 23, 4:30 p.m.
Where: Congregation B'nai Tzedek, 10621 South Glen Road, Potomac
Celebrate the Grand Opening of the Robert Levin Musical Playground with Moonbounces, a DJ, My Gym, Crafts in the Sukkah, Food Trucks and more!

Storytime in the Sukkah
When: Wednesday, September 26, 3:45 p.m.
Where: Gesher Jewish Day School, 4800 Mattie Moore Ct, Fairfax
Celebrate Sukkot with Gesher and PJ Library; we will hear a story, have a snack and enjoy a craft in our large Sukkah.

6th Annual WJMF Day in the Park
When: Sunday, September 30, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Stead Park, 1625 P Street NW, Washington
Bring your whole family to the park for a Sukkot celebration featuring games, fun activities and musical performances by PJ Library favorites, Josh & the Jamtones!

Sensory-Friendly Simchat Torah
When: Sunday, September 30, 2:00 p.m.
Where: Washington Hebrew Congregation Julia Bindeman Suburban Center, 11810 Falls Road, Potomac
In an effort to enable all Jewish children to experience the beauty of Simchat Torah, join us for this new program to introduce or reacquaint families with one of our most joyous holidays.

Sukkot-Themed Book Buddies
When: Dates and time vary
Where: Ashburn, Fairfax and Gum Springs Libraries
Join Growing Jewish Families for a Sukkot-themed Book Buddies. Moms, dads, grandparents and anyone who loves books -- you are invited to bring your children to enjoy PJ Library story time and arts and crafts. Dress for messy fun.

Monthly Events

challahChallah Tots

Maryland Locations Whole Foods Kentlands (316 Kentlands Boulevard, Gaithersburg) 

Register for Challah Tots Kentlands

  • Thursday, August 30, 4:00 p.m.

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

  • new dates TBD

Virginia Locations

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

  • (on summer hiatus)

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

    • Monday, August 20, 10:30 a.m.

    Whole Foods Reston (11660 Plaza America Drive, Reston)

    Register for Challah Tots Reston

    • Sunday, August 19, 10:00 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 and Shaare Torah, depending on the location.

    Book Buddies

    Run by JCCNV’s Growing Jewish Families
    • Thursday, August 2, 10:30 a.m.:  Chantilly Library (4000 Stringfellow Rd, Chantilly)
    • Sunday, TBD, 11:30 a.m.:  Barnes & Noble (2800 Clarendon Blvd, Arlington)
    • Monday, August 6, 10:30 a.m.:  Fairfax Regional Library (10360 North Street, Fairfax)
    • Wednesday, TBD, 4:00 p.m.:  Gum Spring Library (24600 Millstream Dr, Aldie)

    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.  The April Book Buddies will all focus on the holiday of Passover or Yom Ha'atzmaut.

    Dinosaur on Shabbat book cover

    PJ-Cosponsored Shabbat & Havdalah Programs

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    Mon
    Sep
      24
    10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
     
    Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCC of Northern Virginia-Community Engagement Department)
    10360 North Street, Fairfax VA 22030
    Join Growing Jewish Families for a holiday-themed Book Buddies. Moms, dads, grandparents and anyone who loves books -- you are invited to bring your children to enjoy PJ Library story time and arts and crafts. This month we will begin learning about the upcoming High Holidays: Jewish New Year (Rosh Hashanah), Day of Atonement (Yom Kippur), Sukkot (harvest) and Simchat Torah. Dress for messy fun. Meet in the large conference room. Program is FREE and EVERYONE is welcome to join the fun. RSVP ...
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    Tue
    Sep
      25
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
     
    Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCC of Northern Virginia-Community Engagement Department)
    43316 Hay Road, Ashburn VA 20147
    Join Growing Jewish Families for a Sukkot-themed Book Buddies. Moms, dads, grandparents and anyone who loves books -- you are invited to bring your children to enjoy PJ Library story time and arts and crafts. This month we will begin learning about the upcoming Jewish holiday of Sukkot. Dress for messy fun. Meet in the large conference room. Program is FREE and EVERYONE is welcome to join the fun. RSVP with Jennifer.DeAngelis@jccnv.org.
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
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    Thu
    Sep
      27
    10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
     
    Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCC of Northern Virginia-Community Engagement Department)
    20375 Claiborne Parkway, Ashburn VA 20147
    Come out and play at Growing Jewish Families park play date and learn about Sukkot. Park play dates are a great way to meet other families that live near your neighborhood! You bring a snack. We will bring the stories. Come have fun! Dinosaur Park: https://www.our-kids.com/activities-resources-sports-recreation-playgrounds/ashburn-park This event is weather dependent, please RSVP and check our Growing Jewish Families Facebook page for updates/cancellations. RSVP with Jennifer.DeAngelis@jccnv....
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
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    Thu
    Sep
      27
    4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
     
    Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCC of Northern Virginia-Community Engagement Department)
    24600 Millstream Drive, Stone Ridge VA 20105
    Join Growing Jewish Families and Temple Beth Torah as we learn about the Jewish fall holidays together. Program is FREE and EVERYONE is welcome to join the fun. Moms, dads, grandparents and anyone who loves books -- you are invited to bring your children to enjoy PJ Library story time and arts and crafts. This month we will begin learning about the upcoming High Holidays: Jewish New Year (Rosh Hashanah), Day of Atonement (Yom Kippur), Sukkot (harvest) and Simchat Torah. Dress for messy fun. M...
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
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    Fri
    Sep
      28
    7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
     
    Temple B'nai Shalom
    7612 Old Ox Road, Fairfax Station VA 22039
    Please join us for Tot Shabbat, Sukkot-Style! 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:  

     
     
    Fri
    Oct
      5
    5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
     
    Temple Shalom
    8401 Grubb Road, Chevy Chase MD 20815
    Temple Shalom First Fridays Tot Shabbat 5:30 PM Congregational Potluck 6:15 PM Erev Shabbat Family Service 7:30 PM
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, Families, Maryland, Reform, Children/Teens/Family, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  Free; Free

     
     
    Fri
    Oct
      5
    8:00 PM - 9:15 PM
     
    Temple B'nai Shalom
    7612 Old Ox Road, Fairfax Station VA 22039
    Please join us our Family Shabbat Service featuring Jewish rocker Sheldon Low!  This worship service is designed especially for families with school-aged children.  We will hope to see you then!
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored
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    Sun
    Oct
      7
    10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
     
    Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCC of Northern Virginia-Community Engagement Department)
    312 Park Avenue, Falls Church VA 22046
    Come out and play at Growing Jewish Families park playdates this fall - they are a great way to meet other families that live near your neighborhood! We will provide the bagels and toppings (schmear)...you come have fun! This event is weather dependent, please RSVP and check our Growing Jewish Families Facebook page for updates/cancellations. RSVP with Rebecca.Greene@jccnv.org
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
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    Sun
    Oct
      7
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
     
    Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCC of Northern Virginia-Community Engagement Department)
    3656 Centerview Dr, Chantilly VA 20151
    Join Growing Jewish Families for our monthly Shalom Baby playdate at NoVA Playlabs! Calling all moms and dads — play dates aren’t just for kids! While the kids play, the grown-ups get to schmooze and meet other families with young children. Come out and meet up with old friends, and make some new friends, too! Ages: 0 –5 years old and their parents (siblings welcome) YOU MUST WEAR SOCKS (kids and adults) RSVP with Michelle.Leichty@jccnv.org.
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
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    Fri
    Oct
      19
    2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
     
    Gesher Jewish Day School
    4800 Mattie Moore Court, Fairfax VA 22030
    Monthly Playgroup for Children Ages 0 - 5 Open play for first 45 minutes and then join in the All School Kabbalat Shabbat, singing, dancing, and Birthday of the Month celebration. RSVP requested
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Children/Teens/Family, Arts & Culture, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Fri
    Oct
      19
    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:  

     
     
    Fri
    Nov
      2
    5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
     
    Temple Shalom
    8401 Grubb Road, Chevy Chase MD 20815
    Temple Shalom First Fridays Tot Shabbat 5:30 PM Congregational Potluck 6:15 PM Erev Shabbat Family Service 7:30 PM
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, Families, Maryland, Reform, Children/Teens/Family, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  Free; Free

     
     
    Fri
    Nov
      2
    8:00 PM - 9:15 PM
     
    Temple B'nai Shalom
    7612 Old Ox Road, Fairfax Station VA 22039
    Please join us our Family Shabbat Service featuring Jewish rocker Sheldon Low!  This worship service is designed especially for families with school-aged children.  We will hope to see you then!
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Reform, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored
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    Sun
    Nov
      4
    3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
     
    Gesher Jewish Day School
    4800 Mattie Moore Court, Fairfax VA 22030
    Join Gesher Jewish Day School for a Fun and Free afternoon of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Families will be cycling through several engaging stations on our large wooded campus. All Ages welcome.
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Arts & Culture, History/Education, Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
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    Fri
    Nov
      16
    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:  

     
     
    Fri
    Nov
      30
    1:15 PM - 2:45 PM
     
    Gesher Jewish Day School
    4800 Mattie Moore Court, Fairfax VA 22030
    Monthly Playgroup for Children Ages 0 - 5 Open play for first 45 minutes and then join in the All School Kabbalat Shabbat, singing, dancing, and Birthday of the Month celebration. RSVP requested
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Children/Teens/Family, Arts & Culture, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored
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    Sun
    Dec
      2
    1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
     
    Ramah Day Camp of Greater Washington, DC
    c/o Wellspring Conference Center, Germantown MD 20876
    Ramah Day Camp of Greater Washington, DC invites all prospective camper families to "A Taste of Camp" Open House on Sunday, December 2nd from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. at the summer camp site, the Wellspring Conference Center in Germantown (11411 Neelsville Church Road, Germantown, MD 20876). Families are welcome to come for a short time or stay for a while. Guided tours will be offered by our staff at 1:45 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 2:45 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. A formal welcome by Rabbi Rami Schwartzer, Camp Directo...
    Listed In:  Families, Interfaith, Special Needs, Maryland, Children/Teens/Family, Parenting, PJ Library Co-Sponsored
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    Fri
    Dec
      7
    5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
     
    Temple Shalom
    8401 Grubb Road, Chevy Chase MD 20815
    6:00 PM Consecration Photo 6:15 PM Chanukah Dinner 7:30 PM Night Of 1,000 Menorahs with Consecration
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, Families, Seniors, Maryland, Reform, Children/Teens/Family, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  Free; Free

     
     
    Fri
    Dec
      14
    5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
     
    Temple Shalom
    8401 Grubb Road, Chevy Chase MD 20815
    Temple Shalom First Fridays Tot Shabbat 5:30 PM Congregational Potluck 6:15 PM Erev Shabbat Family Service 7:30 PM
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, Families, Maryland, Reform, Children/Teens/Family, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  Free; Free

     
     
    Fri
    Dec
      14
    7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
     
    Temple B'nai Shalom
    7612 Old Ox Road, Fairfax Station VA 22039
    Please join us for a very special Tot Shabbat featuring Jewish rocker Sheldon Low. 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:  

     
     
    Fri
    Jan
      4
    5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
     
    Temple Shalom
    8401 Grubb Road, Chevy Chase MD 20815
    Temple Shalom First Fridays Tot Shabbat 5:30 PM Congregational Potluck 6:15 PM Erev Shabbat Family Service 7:30 PM
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, Families, Maryland, Reform, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  Free; Free

     
     
    Fri
    Jan
      11
    1:15 PM - 2:45 PM
     
    Gesher Jewish Day School
    4800 Mattie Moore Court, Fairfax VA 22030
    Monthly Playgroup for Children Ages 0 - 5 Open play for first 45 minutes and then join in the All School Kabbalat Shabbat, singing, dancing, and Birthday of the Month celebration. RSVP requested
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Children/Teens/Family, Arts & Culture, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Fri
    Jan
      25
    7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
     
    Temple B'nai Shalom
    7612 Old Ox Road, Fairfax Station VA 22039
    Please join us for a very special Tot Shabbat featuring Jewish rocker Sheldon Low! 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:  

     
     
    Fri
    Feb
      1
    5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
     
    Temple Shalom
    8401 Grubb Road, Chevy Chase MD 20815
    Temple Shalom First Fridays Tot Shabbat 5:30 PM Congregational Potluck 6:15 PM Erev Shabbat Family Service 7:30 PM
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, Families, Maryland, Reform, Children/Teens/Family, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  Free; Free

     
     
    Fri
    Feb
      22
    1:15 PM - 2:45 PM
     
    Gesher Jewish Day School
    4800 Mattie Moore Court, Fairfax VA 22030
    Join us for our Monthly Children's Romp and Sing Playgroup. We will have open/free play for the first 45 minutes and then join in the All school Musical, dancing Kabbalat Shabbat. We will also celebrate your child's birthday. RSVP requested
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Children/Teens/Family, Arts & Culture, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Fri
    Feb
      22
    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:  

     
     
    Fri
    Mar
      15
    2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
     
    Gesher Jewish Day School
    4800 Mattie Moore Court, Fairfax VA 22030
    Join us for our Monthly Children's Romp and Sing Playgroup. We will have open/free play for the first 45 minutes and then join in the All school Musical, dancing Kabbalat Shabbat. We will also celebrate your child's birthday. RSVP requested
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Children/Teens/Family, Arts & Culture, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Fri
    Mar
      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, Purim-Style! Wear your favorite costume! 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:  

     
     
    Fri
    Apr
      5
    5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
     
    Temple Shalom
    8401 Grubb Road, Chevy Chase MD 20815
    Temple Shalom First Fridays Tot Shabbat 5:30 PM Congregational Potluck 6:15 PM Erev Shabbat Family Service 7:30 PM
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, Families, Seniors, Maryland, Reform, Children/Teens/Family, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  Free; Free

     
     
    Fri
    Apr
      5
    8:00 PM - 9:15 PM
     
    Temple B'nai Shalom
    7612 Old Ox Road, Fairfax Station VA 22039
    Please join us our Family Shabbat Service featuring Jewish rocker Sheldon Low!  This worship service is designed especially for families with school-aged children.  We will hope to see you then!
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Reform, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Fri
    Apr
      12
    2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
     
    Gesher Jewish Day School
    4800 Mattie Moore Court, Fairfax VA 22030
    Join us for our Monthly Children's Romp and Sing Playgroup. We will have open/free play for the first 45 minutes and then join in the All school Musical, dancing Kabbalat Shabbat. We will also celebrate your child's birthday. RSVP requested
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Children/Teens/Family, Arts & Culture, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Fri
    Apr
      12
    7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
     
    Temple B'nai Shalom
    7612 Old Ox Road, Fairfax Station VA 22039
    Please join us for Tot Shabbat, Passover-Style! 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:  

     
     
    Fri
    May
      3
    5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
     
    Temple Shalom
    8401 Grubb Road, Chevy Chase MD 20815
    Temple Shalom First Fridays Tot Shabbat 5:30 PM Congregational Potluck 6:15 PM Erev Shabbat Family Service 7:30 PM
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, Families, Seniors, Maryland, Reform, Children/Teens/Family, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  Free; Free

     
     
    Fri
    May
      3
    8:00 PM - 9:15 PM
     
    Temple B'nai Shalom
    7612 Old Ox Road, Fairfax Station VA 22039
    Please join us our Family Shabbat Service featuring Jewish rocker Sheldon Low!  This worship service is designed especially for families with school-aged children.  We will hope to see you then!
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored
    Event Cost:  

     
     
    Fri
    May
      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. 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:  

     
     
    Fri
    May
      31
    2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
     
    Gesher Jewish Day School
    4800 Mattie Moore Court, Fairfax VA 22030
    Join us for our Monthly Children's Romp and Sing Playgroup. We will have open/free play for the first 45 minutes and then join in the All school Musical, dancing Kabbalat Shabbat. We will also celebrate your child's birthday. RSVP requested
    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Children/Teens/Family, Arts & Culture, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
    Event Cost:  

     
     
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    Jun
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    Temple Shalom
    8401 Grubb Road, Chevy Chase MD 20815
    Temple Shalom First Fridays Tot Shabbat 5:30 PM Congregational Potluck 6:15 PM 7:30 PM Erev Shabbat Family Service, Confirmation Vows, Teacher Appreciation, Camp and Israel Send Off
    Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, Families, Maryland, Reform, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored, Social Events
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    Temple B'nai Shalom
    7612 Old Ox Road, Fairfax Station VA 22039
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    Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Reform, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library Co-Sponsored
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