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Shababa Friday/PJ Library Story Time

Friday, February 16 | 10:00-11:00am

Welcome Shabbat with this playful and soulful experience of singing, dancing, jumping, and celebrating as a community. On the third Friday of each month, children and their caregivers are invited to listen to music, gather for stories, play games, create a craft, eat a snack, and make new friends. This new-and-improved PJ Library Story Time will incorporate more music and movement as Dayna Bailen, our Shababa song leader, and her trusted friend Shlomo the sloth puppet entertain children ages five and under. Guest readers will bring PJ Library books, and open art studio time will be available. All are welcome.

For more information or to RSVP, please contact Dayna Bailen at [email protected] or 401.421.4111 ext. 108.

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Day-at-the-J!

Don’t let the cold weather ruin all your fun! Join us on the last Sunday of the month during the winter for a day filled with activities for the whole family.

Sunday, January 28 | Roots to Fruits

9:30 – 10:30am Fitness Workshop: This workshop, led by J-Fitness staff, begins with 30 minutes of “movement” followed by a nutrition discussion and Q&A. Babysitting available*

10:30 – 11:30am PJ Library Story Time: Hear stories about Tu B’Shevat and celebrate the birthday of the trees with us! For children under age 5.

1:00 – 3:00pm Art Studio: Build your own terrarium, created to look like a miniature garden or forest. Sign up for a start time of 1:00 or 2:00pm. Price: $10 | Members: $6

* BABYSITTING SERVICE: For children ages six months to six years, from 8:30am to 12 noon for up to two hours and on a first-come, first-served basis. A 24-hour advance reservation is required. Your child(ren) will be supervised by caring, experienced, and CPR/First Aid-certified staff.

For more information or to sign up, contact Michelle Cicchitelli at [email protected] or 401.421.4111 ext. 178.

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Great Bedtime Books For Young Readers

Every family has their own routine, and most likely your evening routine has some reading involved in it. In our home, when nighttime is near, my children become wild animals. They all of a sudden act loud, want to play with loud toys, beg to watch TV, and are nowhere near being ready to fall […]

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A Plea From a Teacher: the Summer Slide

It’s the end of the school year and you are one burnt out mama. You are tired of making lunches and checking backpacks. There is no more patience on reserve for nightly fights about homework and early morning battles over what to wear. You are exhausted. If we are being honest here, this teacher is […]

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Five of Our Favorite Summer Picture Books

Summer is finally here, which means my family will be spending much more time outside. With so much of our time being spent outdoors, is there any time to read? Of course! Our family has found that these books really enhance our summer experience. Here are my family’s top 5 picture books for the summer. […]

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