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Moroccan Passover Feast
Where: Gottesman RTW Academy, Randolph
When: Thursday, April 6th @ 5:00pm
Details: Join GRTW for a Mimouna feast, the Jewish celebration held the day after Passover in Morocco to mark the return to eating chametz (leavened foods). Make henna-inspired crafts and feast on Moroccan food.
More info: Open to all, and perfect for ages 
Let's Celebrate Israel
Where: Golda Och Academy Lower School
When: Sunday, April 30 @ 10:30 am
Details: Join Golda Och Academy as we celebrate Israel's birthday! Israeli dancing, food, crafts, and more! Wear blue & white to show your Israel pride! 
More info:  Open to all, and perfect for ages 
Great Camp Experiences in GMW!
Looking for a great day camp experience right in our community? Check out Greater MetroWest JCC/Y Day camps for a wide array of options! From pre-school through teens, traditional to specialty programs - sports, tehater, STEAM, travel and more. Inclusion opportunities widely available.
Summer is almost here!
Needs based scholarships are now available to Greater MetroWest families to send a child to one of 9 participating Jewish overnight summer camps for their first time. Confidentiality guaranteed. Think camp!  Click for more information or contact Gerri Russo, 973.929.2972. 
Coming Soon...Save the Dates!
It's a breath of fresh air! Nature Play:the Jewish Way!  South Mountain Reservation - Locust Grove Hiking Area.  Registration coming soon!  For more information, contact Leemor Ellman or Justin Sakofs
Sunday, May 7th  10 - 11:30 a.m.
Sunday, June 11th 3 - 4:30 p.m.
Adult Fun with NextDor
Where: Funplex, East Hanover
When: Thursday, May 18 @ 6:30 p.m.
Details: Join us for food, fun, and friends as NextDor takes over Funplex! Unlimited rides , l aser tag, food trucks, wine & craft beer tasting, and more! Invite your friends!
More info:  Register here, or f or more information contact Rena  Abrams  at  973.929.2983. 
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Parent Reads

Parents, Choose Your Own Book
Why should the kids have all the fun?  In April, PJ Library invites you to select a free "grown-up" Jewish book.
Everything You Need to Know About Passover With Kids
We've got stories, activities, recipes, and so much more to get you into the Passover ready zone. Learn More>> 

What's The Best Way to Eat Matzah?
We asked the PJ Our Way Design Team and their friends to share their absolute favorite matzah toppings for after school snacks.
Get Snacking>> 
 
Matzah-Mania is Here
If you spot a box of Yehuda Matzos with the special PJ Library art, snap a picture of your child holding it and share it with us using #pjlibrary. Full Details>> 
PJOW1PJ Our Way
  Four PJ Our Way Books to Read During Passover
What is the oldest book club on earth? It's the Passover Seder, of course! Read about four great books to engage your tween this Passover. Learn More>> 
Hello PJ Library family!

We would like to wish a very warm welcome to all of our new PJ Library families and 
hope that while you are waiting to begin receiving  PJ Library  book s, you'll enjoy the information in this monthly  e-newsletter, and even attend some events! 

Parents...we also have fun for YOU. From now through April, parents can pick an adult book through the Parents Book Choice program!! Don't forget to pick a book that YOU want to receive, but do it soon, because the offer ends April 30th! Books will arrive over the summer. In May, join NextDor, for a fun night at Funplex...book a babysitter now and let loose with other parents!

I work with awesome people here at The Partnership, and together we can answer any 
question you have. Leemor Ellman, Director of Empowerment of Families with Young Children and Justin Sakofs, Director of Empowerment of Families with School Age Children run our community family programs like Havdalah  Pajama Parties and the upcoming Nature Play programs at South Mountain Reservation. Tracy Levine, Director, One Happy Camper NJ can help you find the perfect Jewish day camp or overnight camp for your child, and Rebecca Hindin, Manager, Greater MetroWest Day School Initiative can guide you in your search for a Jewish Day School. 

Whether you are n ew to the community or simply looking to make connections with other parents or families we are here to help you along your Jewish journey any way we can.  Be in touch - we'd love to hear from you!

We wish you a wonderful Passover holiday!

Warmly, 
973.929.3128  
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We thank our generous local donors:
Maxine and Ted z"l Murnick, Sobel Family Supporting Foundation, Klinghoffer Family Fund
and our Founding Funders: 
Paula and Jerry Gottesman Family Supporting Foundation
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