Children of all ages are welcome to participate, along with parents, in our engaging, fun, inclusive programs and activities, including free informal social activities, Shabbat and holiday programs, and our Children and Youth programs. Or Shalom offers a several programs for families of young children through to Bar/Bat/Simchat Mitzvah age:
For children ages 3 to 5, we offer a monthly Shabbat education program, Shabbat Sheli (by registration).
If you have children ages 6 to 9, we invite you to register for our twice-monthly program, Bright Lights.
We welcome your children to experience their Bar, Bat, or Simchat Mitzvah with Or Shalom, and offer a complete Simchat Mitzvah program, B’yachad (together).
See each program link for more details and to register your child. Registration for autumn start-dates opens in mid summer.
We welcome parent engagement and value your input. Please contact our program coordinator with questions.
Everyday blessings that your family might enjoy practicing:
New Ways for Young Families to Connect
Based on early feedback, parents of young children wanted ways to communicate regularly and get to know one another as well as a way to schedule regular gatherings outside of our monthly regular programs,.
- We’ve set up an easy-to-use listserv via Yahoo Groups that will facilitate this parent-led connection. Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to subscribe to the group.