WHAT IS PJ LIBRARY?
PJ Library ("PJ" for "pajamas") in Scarsdale offers the gift of free, high-quality Jewish books and music each month to children ages 6 months to 8 years.
PJ Library books celebrate important aspects of Jewish culture, values and tradition, and become cherished bedtime stories.
Signing up is easy! To Sign up for PJ Library visit www.pjlibrary.org/ny/scarsdale
PJ Library is a gift from Robert and Susan Schwartz, The Scarsdale Synagogue Endowment Fund and the Harold Grinspoon Foundation.
PJ LIBRARY EVENTS 2014-2015
November 9 - 10:30 a.m.
Author Ellen Bari will read her book "Jumping Jenny" followed by a mitzvah/craft opportunity as part of Mitzvah Day program.
December 7 - 4 p.m.
Peachwave Yogurt, 228 E. Hartsdale Avenue, Hartsdale
Leslie Kimmelman, the author of the PJ Library book “The Runaway Latkes,” reads some of her books to us. She will then lead us in a craft project.
February 8 - 4 p.m.
Illustrator Ann Koffsky will read her book "Noah's Swim-a-thon" to us and talk about book illustration. This will take place at Barnes and Noble in Yonkers. We will have snacks and drinks for participants as well as an opportunity to purchase books at the store as a fundraiser for the synagogue and PJ Library programming.
Shop at the bookfair at Barnes & Noble, Yonkers - all day February 8th. Get the flyer with vouchers to benefit Scarsdale Synagogue here.
April 26 - During Religious School
Mama Doni will perform for our religious school and PJ Library community. Learn More
June 5 - 12:30 p.m.
Join Luann Adams, a wonderful storyteller, with your lunch in Chase Park in Scarsdale. We will provide dessert for all.
TOT/FAMILY SHABBAT PROGRAMS
November 7 - 5:30 p.m. - We will be reading the PJ Library book "Its a...It's a...It's a Mitzvah" followed by a mitzvah project followed by dinner at 6 p.m.
December 5 - 5:30 p.m.; 6 p.m. Dinner
We will read a PJ Library Chanukah book and make our own dreidels followed by Tot Shabbat services and dinner.
Cost of dinner is $15/adult, $9/child, cap of $54/family
Make your Checks payable to Scarsdale Synagogue
RSVP by DECEMBER 1st to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 914-725-5175
February 6 - 5:30 p.m. - program TBD
May 1 - 6:00 p.m. start with PJ Library component at 5:30PM