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What is PJ Library?

PJ Library sends free, award-winning books that celebrate Jewish values and culture to families with children from birth through 12 years old. Learn More.

How do I sign up?

Signing up is free, easy, and takes less than 3 minutes. Join today!

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Omer Counting Activities

Calendar Countdown
It's tradition to count the days between Passover and Shavuot, called the Omer. Children love countdowns, and you can make your own DIY Omer counters.

The Joy of Lag B'Omer
The celebration of Lag B'Omer between Passover and Shavuot is a great reason to throw a party. Find book lists, videos, and activities on our blog.


Special Traditions for Shavuot

Torah and Treats
Shavuot celebrates receiving the Torah, and it's a perfect holiday for kids! Traditions include learning new things, eating ice cream, and staying up late -- what's not to love?

Venturing Out
Shavuot means "weeks," and the warm weeks of summer are ideal for getting outside. Explore the outdoors with some easy no-prep activities.

PJ Library Presents

Listen at home or on the go with two new magical podcasts, available everywhere you get podcasts.

Beyond the BookcaseFamiliar fairy tales come to life when Miri and Micah visit the wonderful land of Mashal. 

Afternoons with MimiEveryone's favorite grandmother, Mimi, reads books, folktales, and original stories that will capture the imaginations of young and old alike.

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Explore Jewish Values

PJ Library books are full of Jewish values like being a good friend, visiting the sick, care of the environment, and kindness to animals. On our Values Hub, you'll find book lists, videos, activities, and other resources to help your family learn more about each of these values and why they're so important.

The Next Chapter of PJ Library: PJ Our Way

PJ Our Way is for kids ages 9-12, and it's kid-driven. They choose their own books each month, creating a tailored experience totally based on their own interests and reading level.

Learn more and sign up your middle grade reader.