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Pre-K Workshops

Pre-K Workshops - Saturday mornings, ages 3-5

 
Our Pre-K workshops gently introduce children to the Jewish holidays and Jewish values with song, dance, drama, and art.  Modern Hebrew terms and Israeli children's songs are introduced throughout the program. 
Themed courses for preschoolers meet on Saturday mornings throughout the school year from 9-10:15. Parents can join their child for Tot Shabbat at 10:15-10:45 after the workshop or remain in the classroom if their child needs them.
 
Please also join us for PJ Havdalah programs throughout the year.  We will sing songs to say goodbye to Shabbat, enjoy a meal together, and do a quick Havdalah service before saying goodbye.  Feel free to come in PJs!  Saturdays, 4:30-6:30pm on October 21, November 18, January 20, March 10, and June 16.
 
 
 September 9, 16, 23 October 7
"Happy Birthday, World!"

As fall begins we celebrate Rosh Hashanah and Sukkot. We'll celebrate the world's birthday and find ways to begin anew. This workshop will focus on the importance of story-telling, drama, and new ways into our people's sacred story.

 

November 18, December 2, 9, 16

“Lights of Freedom”

We will explore our this year’s Bnai Keshet theme, Ometz Lev, Courage, as we bring in the lights of Chanukah.  How were our ancestors brave and how can we be brave? 

 

March 3, 10, 17, 24

"Matzah, matzah, matzah!”

  
Passover is almost here!  Let’s get ready!  We’ll reenact the story of Pesach, learn all about what it means to be free people, and bring home new songs and games to enliven our family tables. 
 
 
 

Our Pre-K workshops gently introduce children to the Jewish holidays and Jewish values with song, dance, drama, and art. Modern Hebrew terms and Israeli children's songs are introduced throughout the program. Our day begins at 9am in the Sanctuary with the rest of our Bet Midrash youth and adult learners to sing some morning blessings, continues to the classroom for an hour long workshop, and ends with a half hour Tot Shabbat.

 

This year, Bnai Keshet is also part of a cohort of 3 Greater Metrowest synagogues bringing the energy and creativity of the 92Y's highly acclaimed Shababa! program to the New Jersey Jewish community.

 

Please note that there will also be parties each season which are free to attend for any child and do not require registration for Pre-K workshops to attend.

 

There will be a party on November 4th titled "Pre-K Feasts of Gratitude, a Chanukah party of December 16th and a party on March 24th titled "Pre-K Passover Party".

 

Please RSVP for the parties below.

Please select enrollment choice of full-year of Workshops or specific workshops that you would like to enroll your child for.

 

 

 
Tue, October 17 2017 27 Tishrei 5778