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Families with Young Children

Families with Young Children

Raising children? Raising young children?

Boston is home to a wide variety of opportunities for parents with young children to engage in Jewish life. Interested in a play group? We've got that. Looking for a Jewish preschool? Yup.

1-10 of 127 Events

Thu
Apr
24
JCC Kid's Choice April School Vacation Program
9:00AM - 4:00PM

JCC Kid's Choice April School Vacation Program

Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston
Newton, MA
Cost: $335.00 - Registration is required.
JCC member cost $275, early bird 3 day pricing before April 7 $305/245
From sports and swimming to arts, dance, cooking and rock climbing, kids have their choice of activities at the JCC Kid's Choice April School Vacation Program. Held at the Leventhal-Sidman JCC (333... Read More
Thu
Apr
24
Vilna Shul, Boston's Center for Jewish Culture
7:00PM - 9:00PM

A Bissel Schlissel Challah Baking Workshop

Vilna Shul, Boston's Center for Jewish Culture
Boston, MA
Cost: $18.00 - Registration is required.
Cost $18 per adults
Children $8 dollars
Children under 5 are free
Get set to explore an oft-forgotten Ashkenazic custom – creating key-shaped Challah – with this family-friendly workshop! Hear the story of this Post-Passover tradition and learn just how to make... Read More
Fri
Apr
25
JCC Kid's Choice April School Vacation Program
9:00AM - 4:00PM

JCC Kid's Choice April School Vacation Program

Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston
Newton, MA
Cost: $335.00 - Registration is required.
JCC member cost $275, early bird 3 day pricing before April 7 $305/245
From sports and swimming to arts, dance, cooking and rock climbing, kids have their choice of activities at the JCC Kid's Choice April School Vacation Program. Held at the Leventhal-Sidman JCC (333... Read More
Fri
Apr
25
The Rashi School
1:30PM - 3:00PM

Curious Minds at The Rashi School

The Rashi School
Dedham, MA
Cost: FREE - Registration is required.
RHYTHM + MUSIC FEATURING ALL HANDS DRUMMING Public School Vacation week! Program appropriate for preschoolers and their elementary school siblings. Don’t miss a beat!  Join master drummer Tony Fonseca’s drum... Read More
Fri
Apr
25
PJ Library Topsy Turvy Pajama Shabbat
5:30PM - 7:00PM

PJ Library Topsy Turvy Pajama Shabbat

Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston
Natick, MA
Cost: FREE - Registration is required.
For families with children ages 0-5 yrs Friday, April 255:30-7pmWhitney Place Community Room3 Vision Drive, Natick  No charge: Please bring a new pair of pajamas to donate to the Pajama Program... Read More
Fri
Apr
25
CTeen Shabbat Dinner
7:00PM - 9:30PM

CTeen Shabbat Dinner

The Chai Center of Brookline
Brookline, MA
Cost: FREE - Registration is required.
Join us for CTeen Brookline's first Exclusive Teen Shabbat Dinner!Enjoy delicious food, great company and spirited shabbat energy with lots of your friends. 4 Course Shabbat Dinner, Mocktails and Dessert Bar. Spend... Read More
Sat
Apr
26
Temple Beth Elohim
9:00AM - 10:00AM

Shir Shabbat with Families with Young Children

Temple Beth Elohim
Wellesley, MA
Cost: FREE - Registration not required.
An hour-long program, one Shabbat morning a month filled with movement, song and prayer led by a professional musician and Student Rabbi Noah Aronson. TBE Clergy will also participate. Geared... Read More
Sat
Apr
26
Perachim Preschool Shabbat Service
10:30AM - 11:30AM

Perachim Preschool Shabbat Service

Temple Emeth
Brookline, MA
Cost: FREE - Registration not required.
The community is invited to Temple Emeth's Perachim (flowers) Shabbat Service, a fun-filled hour of song, prayer, storytelling and activities geared to 2-5 year olds. Parents, grandparents and caregivers are... Read More
Sun
Apr
27
"Walk for ROFEH" 5K Family Fun Walk-a-thon
9:30AM - 12:00PM

"Walk for ROFEH" 5K Family Fun Walk-a-thon

ROFEH International
Boston, MA
Cost: FREE - Registration is required.
Join us as we " Walk for ROFEH " Register on line: walk.rofehint.org Free T- Shirts Free Parking Start a Team Join a Team Support by Donating 5K Family Fun... Read More
Sun
Apr
27
Congregation Beth Israel (Andover)
9:30AM - 12:30PM

Yom HaShoah program

Congregation Beth Israel (Andover)
Andover, MA
Cost: FREE - Registration is required.
In observance of Holocaust Memorial Day, the community is invited to attend a special program, beginning with Minyan at 9:30, and followed by breakfast and a video presentation of a... Read More
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Earth Day Books

Earth Day Books

With Earth Day behind us, it's not too late to learn about the natural world. Today on our blog, we bring you a list of... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
A Post-Passover Wish for the Freedom of Camp

A Post-Passover Wish for the Freedom of Camp

And when the plagues of winter coats, double socks, muddy spring sports, homework, recitals, practices, tutoring, and the whiney little sister and the bossy big... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
Why is this night different?

Why is this night different?

For as long as I can remember (and even longer as evidenced through old photos!) I have sat around a table the first night of... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
A Tale of Two Seders

A Tale of Two Seders

Passover, a holiday in which Jews are called upon to personally experience a transition from slavery to freedom, is celebrated with a festive meal, the... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
In Consideration of “Going Rogue” this Passover

In Consideration of “Going Rogue” this Passover

By Michelle Cove It’s time. This is when we dig through the family recipe box, or “Google,” to find the perfect charoset recipe, hunt down a more... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
Downloadable Passover Activity Pages for Kids

Downloadable Passover Activity Pages for Kids

Get in the Passover spirit with these six downloadable activity pages for kids. We've got puzzles, crafts, fun sheets and more! Click each image to... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
Passover According to Kids (Video Series)

Passover According to Kids (Video Series)

JewishBoston.com asked kids from The Rashi School in Dedham and Temple Shalom of Newton to tell us what they know about Passover. Conclusion: It's just a little bit complicated. CLICK HERE TO... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
Recreating Passover Memories for Our Children

Recreating Passover Memories for Our Children

By Elisha Gechter Scallions transformed into the whips of Egyptian task masters, an imaginary suitcase for a journey from Egypt to the Promised Land and... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
"I Spy A Seder" Mobile Matching Game for Kids

"I Spy A Seder" Mobile Matching Game for Kids

JewishBoston.com's "I Spy A Seder" is a fun new interactive matching game that teaches young kids about the Passover seder-plate symbols while testing their memory.... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
Little Red Fish

Little Red Fish

Every April librarians all over the country help us mark School Library Month and National Library Week. Celebrating these events highlights the essential role that... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
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Boston Workmen's Circle

Boston Workmen's Circle

A vibrant secular intergenerational Jewish community. A voice for social and economic justice. An arts and education center for Yiddish, Jewish, and progressive culture. A Jewish cultural school for children... Read More
Camp Pembroke, a Cohen Camp for GIRLS

Camp Pembroke, a Cohen Camp for GIRLS

The only all-girls, trans-denominational Jewish camp in New England, Camp Pembroke is a unique sisterhood and spirited community. Located near Cape Cod, Pembroke offers a classic summer of fun, sun,... Read More
Camp Tel Noar, a NUT-FREE Cohen Camp

Camp Tel Noar, a NUT-FREE Cohen Camp

Spirited and NUT-FREE, Camp Tel Noar offers a summer of fun, forever friends and confidence, all infused with Jewish living and values. We invite your child to join Camp Tel... Read More
Camp Tevya

Camp Tevya

Welcome to Camp Tevya, a spirited Jewish overnight camp! We are a co-ed, enthusiastic community that celebrates fun, self-confidence and “forever friends,” and one of three camps in the Cohen... Read More
Chabad Jewish Center of Needham

Chabad Jewish Center of Needham

The Chabad Jewish Center is a multi-service organization serving the Jewish communities of Needham, Dedham, Dover, and Westwood. At Chabad we are dedicated to serving the Jewish community with Ahavas... Read More
Congregation Agudath Achim (Taunton)

Congregation Agudath Achim (Taunton)

As a progressive, independent 100-year-old congregation, we serve the Greater Taunton Area Jewish community with weekly Shabbat morning services, monthly Shabbat evening services, a religious school for children birth to... Read More
Congregation Beth Israel (Andover)

Congregation Beth Israel (Andover)

Congregation Beth Israel, the Merrimack Valley's oldest "new" congregation, combines a start-up spirit with over a century of history and experience. We are an active and vibrant congregation which celebrates... Read More
Congregation Kahal B'raira

Congregation Kahal B'raira

Humanistic Judaism offers an alternative approach to Judaism, including non-theistic celebrations of Jewish holidays and life-cycle events, and a love of Jewish heritage. We learn from humanism and the history,... Read More
Congregation Sha'aray Shalom

Congregation Sha'aray Shalom

We are a Reform congregation, 50 years young, serving liberal Jewish life on the Coastal South Shore of Boston. Located at 1112 Main Street in Hingham we have over 270... Read More
Congregation Shirat Hayam

Congregation Shirat Hayam

Our congregation's mission is to encourage and grow our community's active participation in Conservative Jewish life. We do this through study (Torah), worship and joyous practice (Avodah), social justice (Tikkun... Read More