PJ Library is a gift from the Tucson J, and is made posible by  Einstein-Sim, Hazan, Kippur, Langer, Loebl, Margolis, Rosenzweig, and Sharpe families, with support from Jewish Philanthropies of Southern Arizona, in partnership with the Harold Grinspoon Foundation.

PJ Library

PJ Library sends free, award-winning books that celebrate Jewish values and culture to families raising Jewish children from birth through 8 years old.

PJ Our Way

PJ Our Way is the next chapter of PJ Library for kids ages 9-12. It is available free of charge throughout the U.S. and Canada to families raising Jewish children. Every month, kids can come to this site to choose the book they want to receive. Kids can also submit reviews and videos about the books.

PJ Library for Grandparents

Great News! Grandparents can receive the gift of PJ Library, too (for free!). Interested in signing up multiple grandparent households? Follow the prompts after you click submit to enroll another household. Grandparents must have a grandchild with a current PJ Library subscription.

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Resources

Have I Got a Story For You

Every episode of Have I Got a Story For You takes a classic Jewish folk tale and gives it a modern twist. You can explore episodes here and if you find one you really like, be sure to click on the episode page to find activities, book lists, and keep the fun going.

JKids Radio

JKids Radio is The Home of Jewish Kids Music! Formerly PJ Library Radio, JKids Radio brings fun, kid-centric, Jewish music to your family. The JKids Radio App and JKidsRadio.com allow you to listen to amazing Jewish music 24/7 and watch cool music videos from your favorite artists. Music allows families to explore Jewish life—values, traditions, and holidays—all while rocking out together!

Upcoming Events

PJ Library 18th Birthday Bash!

Join diverse Southern Arizona Jewish rabbis and leaders for an innovative night of learning, eating, singing, movement, crafting, and a magical midnight plenary. Special kids’ programming, dinner, your choice of ma’ariv experiences, snacks, and deep and kinetic learning into the night, with multiple options in each time slot. Join your community to stand at Sinai together at this new event! Experience revelation! Eat cheesecake!

Israel Swings for Gold

Join us in screening: Israel Swings for Gold. In 2021, Israel’s baseball team competed in the Olympics for the first time. With no media allowed in Tokyo’s Olympic Village, the players record their own experiences. Mostly newly minted Israelis, they log unexpected battles off the field.

First Friday May

Join us at We Rock the Spectrum for story time, play, Shabbat songs, and a light snack. Open to the public; children ages 3 months – 5 years and their parent/guardians!

Please be sure to complete the participant waiver ahead of time, which can be found at: https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/ws?studioid=559317&stype=-98

Socks are required for adults and are optional for children. They are available for purchase if needed. No shoes are permitted past the gate.

Contact

Contact Jennifer Selco with questions via email or at 520.299.3000 x7106