Posts Tagged ‘pj library philadelphia’

jkidphilly at Hazon Philadelphia Jewish Food Festival

Posted: November 18th, 2014

By Lori Rubin, Director, Family Engagement / The Hazon Philadelphia Jewish Food Festival, held at Adath Israel on Sunday, November 16th, was a great opportunity for individuals and families to spend a day learning, celebrating, and hands-on doing at the intersection of food, sustainability, and Jewish life.

The Gift of Books

Posted: January 14th, 2014

By Amy Schwartz, Director, PJ Library & jkidphilly / In the children’s book, Thank you, Trees, by Gail Langer Karwoski and Marilyn E. Gootman, it reads, “On Tu BiShvat we thank each tree, for all it gives to you and me.”  I think of this sentiment and how it is also a metaphor for books themselves and the gifts of learning, wondering, and imagining they can provide.  Continue reading…

#GivingTuesday

Posted: December 3rd, 2013

We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals. We now have a day to give back. This year, #GivingTuesday coincides with the 6th day of Hanukkah! On this #GivingTuesday, join Jewish Learning Venture and jkidphilly… Continue reading!