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PJ Library

Cincinnati families read for FREE with PJ Library!


PJ Library offers the gift of free, high-quality Jewish books and music to children ages 0 – 11 years. Free PJ Library family programs are offered at the J as well as at other local venues.

Enroll in PJ Library for ages 0 – 8

Are you a new parent? Join PJ Baby today! Its all of the fun of PJ Library events and books, but now, for you and your baby! PJ Baby, a new program of PJ Library Cincinnati, will provide you with social gatherings and events that allow you to get out of the house and explore the community with your baby, as well as times away from your little one to relax. Growth, bonding, and a whole lot of fun are waiting!

Enroll in PJ Baby

PJ Our Way in Cincinnati PJ Our Way for Ages 9 – 11! PJ Our Way grows with your children. Now kids ages 9 – 11 can choose high quality titles each month from a kid-friendly and safe website. They’ll love building a library of their own!

Enroll in PJ Our Way for ages 9 – 11

PJ Library Hamentaschen Baking
February 26, 3 – 5pm
At Whole Foods Rookwood | FREE with RSVP

Join PJ Library as we learn about the story of Purim and make Hamantaschen with Whole Foods bakers. We’ll tell stories, create delicious cookies, and spend time together!

Registration for this event is now full. Please contact Brett Musick at to be added to the waitlist.

PJ Library Madcap Puppets Party
March 5, 3 – 5 pm

We’ll enjoy a workshop led by the larger-than-life Madcap Puppets! Children of all abilities are invited to join us as we celebrate Jewish Disability Awareness at this fun PJ Library event. We’ll read a PJ Library book about the acceptance of all people, and make our own puppets, too!


PJ Library Challah Baking with All the Fix-ins
March 24, 10:30 – 11:30am

Families can prepare their own challah to take home and bake for Shabbat. Kids will knead the dough, braid the challah, and add toppings of their choice!


PJ Library Passover Prep in the Park with Camp at the J and Camp Livingston 
April 9, 4 – 5:30pm
FREE with RSVP | at Sharon Woods Council Bluff Shelter

Camp families and PJ families will hike, craft, and burn Hametz (bread) for Passover. Kids will make food over an open fire!


PJ Library Kids Mega Challah Bake
May 14, 5:30 – 7pm
$12 in advance; $16 at the door | at Blue Ash Chabad
One accompanying adult free

Join families from the Greater Cincinnati area for a Lag B’Omer unity barbecue. Each kid will make their own challah and enjoy a barbecue dinner.

Registration coming soon.