» News & Events » Blog » Blog Tags

02/22/2017

Easy Purim Costume Ideas

Tags: Education, Family, Women, Young Leadership

Easy Purim Costume Ideas

In some ways, Purim is one of the most kid-friendly holidays in the Jewish calendar. Traditions include making gift baskets of tasty goodies to share with friends, shaking groggers or noise makers, and participating in a costume parade. If your children want to dress up for Purim this year, here are a few simple, easy, costumes to create, inspired by PJ Library books! Each of these costs $20 or less to create and can be accomplished with no sewing whatsoever.

Read More

02/22/2017

Celebrating Purim With Kids

Tags: Education, Family, Women

Celebrating Purim With Kids

Of all the holidays in the Jewish year, none is more fun for children than Purim. Kid-friendly Purim activities include baking hamantaschen, delivering mishloach manot, gift baskets, to friends and neighbors, dressing up in costume, and shaking a grogger.

Read More

02/08/2017

Eco-Friendly Recipes Your Kids Will Love

Tags: Education, Family, Food

Eco-Friendly Recipes Your Kids Will Love

Tu B’Shevat, or New Year for the Trees, is coming up. Although there's still snow on the ground in some parts of the United States, this holiday marks the start of spring in Israel. One way that some people celebrate is by eating foods from the “Seven Species,” foods that were grown in ancient Israel. The Seven Species are wheat, barley, grapes, figs, pomegranates, olives, and dates.

Read More

02/08/2017

Green Thumb Training for Tu B'Shevat

Tags: Education, Family, Women, Young Leadership

Green Thumb Training for Tu B'Shevat

Caring for plants is fun and can be done any time of year. In honor of the Jewish holiday of Tu B’Shevat, the Jewish New Year of the Trees, we offer a few winter, indoor suggestions for nurturing a green thumb in your children.

Read More

02/08/2017

Young Families: Meet the Kerteszes

Tags: Federation, Education, Family

Young Families: Meet the Kerteszes

Daryl and Kerry Kertesz of University Heights are so proud to be a young family in Jewish Cleveland. They love spending time with their two daughters, whether it’s visiting a new museum exhibit or supporting the community at Super Sunday.

Read More

01/18/2017

Meet the Cleveland Shin Shinim

Tags: Federation, Israel, Overseas, Teens, Family, Kids, Partners

Meet the Cleveland Shin Shinim

Shalom (Hello) to Itamar Meromi, Michal Katzman, Ziv Birenzwige, and Orel Regev.

Read More

01/09/2017

Brightening Children's Winter Break

Tags: Federation, Volunteer, Education, Family

Brightening Children's Winter Break

Volunteers from the Jewish Federation of Cleveland once again worked this holiday season to make sure that children whose lives can be a daily struggle know that there are those who care about them.

Read More

01/06/2017

Young Families: Meet Ali

Tags: Federation, Education, Family, Women, Young Leadership

Young Families: Meet Ali

Ali Schwartz is joining the Young Family Engagement Team with the Jewish Federation of Cleveland as the new PJ Library Engagement Ambassador for South Solon, Twinsburg, Aurora and the surrounding cities. Ali is already enjoying meeting the young Jewish families in the area and can’t wait to meet more through PJ Library.

Read More

01/05/2017

Activities to Share the Warmth

Tags: Education, Family, Women, Young Leadership

Activities to Share the Warmth

It’s cold in Cleveland! This winter, share the warmth with these fun activities to do with your children. Spend time together, keep some keppies warm, and do a mitzvah.

Read More

Powered by ARCOS | Hosting by Plus Three | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use