Tagged children’s books


Storytelling is a great way to teach

Photo: PJ Library offers local story hours and free Jewish books and music to children ages 6 months to 8 years. Children 9-11 can choose their own books each month. This summer Portland area PJ Library programs feature musician and storyteller Kim Schneiderman (not pictured) at Green Bean Books on the 3rd Wednesday of June, July…


Chanukah Tales

  All Jewish holidays begin with a good story. Passover depicts Moses facing off against Pharaoh, and Purim features Mordechai and Esther prevailing over the wicked Haman. Chanukah boasts a particularly compelling narrative with its epic tale of freedom versus tyranny. The underdog Maccabees managing to snatch victory from the jaws of defeat and the…