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Parent/Caregiver and Me Programs
Funeral and Shiva
Ha’achalat Re’evim/Feeding the Hungry
Hachnasat Orchim/Welcoming Guests
Hakarat HaTov/Recognizing the Good
Hochma / Wisdom
Ometz Lev/ Courage
Sh’mirat Ha’adamah / Protecting the Earth
Special Mitzvah Guide For “Lyle, Lyle Crocodile”
V’ahavta L’rey’akha Kamokha/ Love Your Neighbor As Yourself
Bikur Cholim/Visiting The Sick
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Whole Community Inclusion
Whether you are looking for videos, crafts, explanations, or more, jkidphilly is your one-stop-shop for all things Shabbat.
Come for the challah;
stay for the opportunity to spend meaningful and restful time with your family!
Everything you wanted to know about Shabbat — and more!
“Why” and “How” of Shabbat
Learn about how one mom
learned to incorporate
the Blessing Over Children into her family’s life. Learn about this blessing through
Watch this video on
how to say HaMotzi
(the blessing over challah).
Watch this karaoke video on how to
bless the Shabbat candles
Kiddush (the blessing over wine and grape juice).
Learn about the
conversation starter cards
to develop your Shabbat practice
other Shabbat customs
Crafts and games for a super fun Shabbat
The jkidphilly Shabbat
is chock-full of fun ideas!
Check out the
to see what we have going on for Shabbat.
Shabbat Family Game Night
Get moving with these
active Shabbat-friendly games
Unplug with these
Design your own
Make your own
Bruchim HaBa’im (Welcome) sign
Shabbat coloring pages
Welcome Shabbat with challah and more!
Use this recipe
to make a basic challah!
Braid your challah with
Try these easy recipes for
different kinds of challah
kid-friendly chicken recipes
No matter what you cook,
plan a Shabbat picnic
Videos for all ages
the different parts of the Shabbat Table
Wish Grover a “Shabbat shalom” with
this Shalom Sesame video
Settle into Shabbat through music
Celebrate Shabbat with the PJ Library
Check out Buzzy Walters’
“On Friday Night,”
“Running to Get Ready for Shabbat,”
“Where Have You Been, Shabbat?”
Play a song
to get ready for Shabbat
There’s nothing like a PJ Library book!
Travel the globe with
Around the World in One Shabbat: Jewish People Celebrate the Sabbath Together
Check out these
brightly-illustrated books about Shabbat