Whether you grew up celebrating Shabbat or it’s completely new to you, the JCC can help you incorporate Shabbat into your family life in ways that feel authentic,  relevant and meaningful.

After experiencing Shabbat with the JCC, my child is excited to celebrate at home.

Shabbat Shabbang participant
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Make Shabbat Your Own

Along with our partners at PJ Library®, we’ve got creative ideas, practical tips and family-friendly opportunities for celebrating a joyous Shabbat with family and friends. Slow down, share a meal and transition to the weekend while creating your own Shabbat traditions. It just might become your favorite day of the week!

Resources to Celebrate Shabbat with Your Family:

PJ Library in Greater Boston is a gift from JCC Greater Boston and the Harold Grinspoon Foundation, with additional support from Combined Jewish Philanthropies and individual donors.

Find Ways to Connect to Shabbat

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PJ Library Drop-Ins

A fun playtime for parents and caregivers kids 5 and under includes a warm Shabbat welcome. At multiple locations throughout Greater Boston.

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Shabbat Shabbang

Families share a fabulous, catered Shabbat dinner and entertainment at the JCC.

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Shabbat at Home

Host Shabbat dinner for your friends, and we’ll help make the night special. For communities north of Boston.