The Museum offers a wide range of fun and educational public programs for families with children ages 0-10. From concerts and crafts, to story hours and puppet shows, all families are welcome to come to the Museum to celebrate holidays and learn about Jewish heritage.

To receive program updates, please send an e-mail to family@mjhnyc.org. Please include the age of your child/children so we can you send the appropriate program information.

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For more information, please call 646.437.4202 or e-mail family@mjhnyc.org.  

Playful programs about holidays and traditions for downtown Jewish and interfaith families with kids 0-3.


Programs take place one Sunday per month and start at 10: 30 A.M.

December 14, January 25, February 22, March 22, and April 26


Join the musical group Yellow Sneaker and their puppet pals for programs that nurture family bonds and bridge connections to Jewish life and traditions. Every concert will focus on a different Jewish holiday or value including: caring for the environment, friendship, and love and kindness. Families, musicians, and puppets will sing and learn together as a welcoming community. All types of families are welcome.

Yellow Sneaker features the Brooklyn-based performers and teaching artists Ora and Yoshie Fruchter.


New Families, New Traditions is generously supported by the Gloria Gray Foundation.



Click here for answers to Frequently Asked Questions.


Come hear warm, whimsical tales about traditions, holidays, and families from some of today's best storybooks for children ages 0-4.


Select Wednesdays from 3:30 P.M. to 4:15 P.M.

December 17, January 7 & 21, February 4 & 18, March 4 & 18, April 1 & 15, and May 6 & 20

PJ Library mails Jewish children's books each month to families for free! Sign up at www.pjlibrary.org.

Enjoy cool concerts and craft activities for young audiences ages 3-10 and their grown-ups.


Sunday, December 14, 2 P.M.

Menorah Madness with Joanie Leeds and the Nightlights

1 P.M.-4 P.M. Craft Activities
1:30 P.M. Family Mini-Tour
2 P.M. Concert

Enjoy this festive season with rollicking songs the whole family can enjoy. Children can also create holiday-themed crafts. For ages 3-10.

$10, $7 children 10 and under
Members: Pay $7 and bring up to 3 children for free, $5 for each additional child

This concert is made possible through a generous gift from the Margaret Neubart Foundation Trust.



The Museum's Public Programs are made possible through a generous gift from Mrs. Lily Safra.


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