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Parenting Programs 

Austin Jewish Moms Network   Ages 0 & Up

You don’t want to miss being part of this dynamic and active group of families. This group offers tons of great events, meetings, play dates, advice and support for families with young children. For more information, contact Lital Yaacob at (512) 735-8076 or lital.yaacob@shalomaustin.org.

The PJ Library Ages 6 mos - 8 yrs

The PJ Library sends age appropriate Jewish books and music CDs once a month to your home for children ages eight and under. This program is FREE and helps you to build up your home Jewish library. Families will develop meaningful connections to Judaism through these books. For more information, contact Julie Lasky at julie.lasky@shalomaustin.org.

Shabbat’N Play at the J Ages 0–3 yrs

Drop-in playtime at the JCC offers the opportunity for new parents and parents new to Austin to connect with others, and learn about the Jewish parenting community while their children learn, play and make new friends. Join us for demo classes, holiday crafts, PJ Library storytimes, and parent talks, as well as a weekly Tot Shabbat with blessings and songs led by local clergy. Toys and equipment suitable for newborns and toddlers are provided. Free and open to the community. Interfaith families are welcome. For more information, contact Julie Lasky at julie.lasky@shalomaustin.org.

      Julie Lasky works with in Outreach & Engagement programming and leads Shabbat 'N Play at the J, an ongoing Friday morning playgroup and Shabbat experience for parents & children ages 0-3. Ask Julie about PJ Library, a program which sends Jewish books to children through a partnership with the Harold Grinspoon Foundation. 

If you are new to the community or have questions about our parenting programs, contact julie.lasky@shalomaustin.org.
 

Date

Special Activity (10:15 AM)

Tot Shabbat (11 AM)

July 25

Free Play / Birthday Celebrations
JCC Room 150C

Shabbat Blessings
JCC Room 150C

August 1

POOL DAY - bring sunscreen & towels. Meet at the JCC covered baby pool

Shabbat Blessings at the JCC Baby Pool.

August 8

PJ Library Book Reading

Rabbi Rose (CBI)
JCC Toom 150C


Sifriyat Pijama B’America Ages 3-8 yrs

Sifriyat Pijama B’America sends age appropriate Jewish books and music CDs once a month to your home for children ages three to eight. This program is FREE and helps Hebrew speaking families to build up your home Jewish library. Families will develop meaningful connections to Judaism through these books. For more information, call (512) 735-8370 or email admissions@austinjewishacademy.org.

Raising Jewish Kids in Austin Ages 0-5 yrs

These programs give your children the opportunity to interact with kids their own age while moms connect to other Jewish families. These free groups offer events, meetings, play dates, advice, and support for moms with young children. Dates and times are determined by the participants. For more information, contact Lital Yaacob at (512) 735 8076 or lital.yaacob@shalomaustin.org.