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The Museum offers a wide range of fun and educational public programs for families with children ages 0-8. 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.

To plan a visit to the Museum's exhibitions, find information here.

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 0-4.

Free—Drop-In

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

February 21, March 13, April 10, and May 1.

 

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. Everyone is 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.

 


 

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

Free—Drop-In

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

January 20,February 3 and 17, March 2, 16, and 30, April 13, May 4 and 18, June 1

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 3-7 and their grown-ups.

 

One Sunday per month at 10:30 A.M.


$8, Free for children and grandchildren of MJH Members
Tickets available in advance (see links below) and sold at the door.

MJH Kids is growing. The new MJH Kids Theater series features innovative, hands-on performances inspired by favorite PJ Library books. MJH Kids Music offers shows by celebrated acts, craft activities, and mini-tours of the Museum.




March 20   
MUSIC
Purim Costume Craziness with Joanie Leeds

Celebrate Purim with Joanie Leeds — march in a costume parade, shake groggers, and dance along to a lively concert. Enjoy a crafts activity and a mini-Museum tour after the performance.


April 3     (rescheduled from a snowed out January 24)
THEATER
Breaking Bread

Join us for a hands-on challah braiding workshop and premiere of an original play inspired by PJ Library Stories, Rise & Shine: A Challah-Day Tale and Bagels from Benny.

April 10    
SPECIAL HOLIDAY PROGRAM
Reimagining Passover: Build a Seder Workshop

Get ready for Passover with a day of interactive workshops and performances. Participate in cooking demonstrations, design a family Haggadah, learn Passover songs, and create crafts. A delicious, Kosher for Passover marketplace offers food from artisanal producers. For all ages.

MJH Kids Music is generously supported by the Margaret Neubart Foundation Trust.

MJH Kids Theater is generously supported by the Harold Grinspoon Foundation.

 

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

 

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