Family Friendly Stuff

Jewish Baby University

This innovative 6 week program designed for first time parents combines childbirth education with an exploration of Jewish traditions and rituals connected with pregnancy, birth, parenting and raising a family.

Jewish Heritage Night with the Pittsburgh Pirates

It’s the game of the year – no matter who we play! Let’s Go Bucs!

Honeymoon Israel

Spend nine exhilarating, romantic and memorable days exploring Israel in luxury with the one you love. Welcoming Jewish/Jewish, interfaith and LGBTQ couples.

One Happy Camper

The Papernick Family Foundation, in partnership with the Jewish Federation’s Centennial Fund for a Jewish Future and the Foundation for Jewish Camp, offers grants to children attending Jewish overnight camp for the first time:
$700 for a period of 12-18 consecutive days, or $1000 for a period of 19 consecutive days or more.

Friendship Circle

The Friendship Circle aims to enrich the lives of children and young adults with and without special needs through mutually advantageous interactions to create lasting friendships.

Pasta/Pancakes Before Passover

Spend time with PJ Library and other families in the days before Passover.

Have a hot meal and a lot of pre-Passover fun!

J-Serve

J-Serve is a peer led volunteer organization for teens in 6th through 12th grade.

JCC

The Jewish Community Centers are frequent locations for family based events.

PJ Library

Shalom Pittsburgh co-hosts several PJ Library events throughout the year. The perfect way to engage your youngest with literacy and culture.

Apples & Honey Fall Festival

Celebrate a Sweet New Year at the Waterfront with apples and honey, crafts, Velcro wall, bounce house, shofar making, vendors, food and more!