Sign up for PJ LibraryWelcome to Easy Jewish Family Fun! These FREE dynamic programs are brought to you by Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest NJ, PJ Library, Golda Och Academy, and Gottesman RTW Academy. These programs are geared toward families with young children and provide opportunities to experience Jewish learning and connect with other families.

Fall Events

MASSACHUSETTS: Thanks and Giving
Sunday, November 11, 12:30 - 2 p.m.
Gottesman RTW Academy, 146 Dover Chester Rd., Randolph
We continue our tour of the states with a Thanksgiving celebration and interactive STEM projects. Please bring gently used coats, gloves, hats, and scarves to donate. Best for ages 3-7.


Mitzvah Madness (Erev Hanukkah)
Sunday, December 2, 10:30 - 11:45 a.m.
Golda Och Academy Lower School, 122 Gregory Ave., West Orange
Join us to celebrate the beginning of Hanukkah with community service projects that will benefit families in our local community and Israel! Best for ages 4-7.

Mark your calendar for these upcoming programs!   More details and registration coming soon.

STEM Extravaganza!
Sunday, January 27
Join Golda Och Academy for hands-on STEM activities in our Dr Lynne B Harrison STEM Center! Best for ages 5-7.

PENNSYLVANIA: Our Founding Fathers
Sunday, February 10 • 12:30 p.m.
Explore the Jewish values embodied by our forefathers and foremothers. In good Philly tradition, make your own pretzels and chocolate treats.

Erica Rabner Concert
Sunday, February 24
Golda Och Academy Alumna, Erica Rabner, an award-winning singer/songwriter, is coming home to sing at her alma mater! We’ll sing and dance to songs from her album PB & JAMS, 2017 Parents’ Choice Award Winner, and be there for the debut of some new songs, too! Best for ages 2-5.

Purim Arts Program
Sunday, March 10
Join the Golda Och Academy arts faculty and students for hands-on arts projects, singing, and dancing. Come in your costume! Best for ages 3-6.

LOUISIANA: Just Bead It!
Sunday, March 10 • 12:30 p.m.
Use beads to make masks, noise makers, and mosaics.

Israel Program
Sunday, May 5
Celebrate Israel’s birthday with some Yom Haatzmaut fun! Israeli arts and crafts projects, food tasting, and dancing are just some of the fun activities we’ll be doing! Best for ages 3-6.

NEW JERSEY: The Garden State
Sunday, June 23 • 12:30 p.m.
Enjoy the fruits of our labor in the Gottesman RTW Academy community garden.


For more information, contact Justin Sakofs at