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While I was waiting in the carpool line this morning to drop my 7-year-old daughter off at ballet, we were enjoying the breeze coming in through the open windows and listening to our favorite rap CD…(yes, really). When the ballet assistant came to get my little ballerina, she wrinkled her nose, had a quick little internal debate with herself about whether to say something, and then remarked with a sour sort of look, “I’m not sure I think you should be listening to that kind of music with little children… >> Read More
The lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer are finally here! School, carpool, and homework have all ended and the cries of “Moooooom--I’m bored!” won’t be far behind. Not to fear--Kveller has you…covered. We’ve put together a list of fun events to help fill those long summer days and will be serving up another batch in mid-July. So sit down, start reading, and begin filling in those calendars. June Tot Shabbat @ JTown Come to JTown every Friday morning for Shabbat stories and songs followed by challah… >> Read More
School may be out for summer, but we know you want to make sure that their little minds don’t turn to mush during all of the summer fun. The good news is that the Macks Center for Jewish Education…(a.k.a. CJE) has got your back with their Summer Reading Program for children ages 3-12. In our experience, a bit of competition and the chance of winning prizes are both powerful motivators for young readers. The Scoop: Read 3 books and win your first prize Read 6 books and win a book of your own… >> Read More
Parenting is hard work and kids don’t come with instruction manuals. In addition to being a parent (or grandparent), many of us wear other hats as well such as: child, grandchild, and…breadwinner. Whether you are dealing with bullying, tantrums, learning disorders, or navigating the tricky waters of caring for aging parents, Jewish Community Services (JCS) can be there to lend a hand. JCS programs and services include: -Parenting resources, discussion groups, and consultations -Career coaching and support for job seekers -Services for children and adults with… >> Read More
Spring has finally arrived here in Baltimore. The flowers are blooming, the birds are singing, and we don’t know about you, but we are itching to get out of the house and have some fun. We can’t…wait to “rock the block” at the annual Community Block Party and celebrate Shabbat at JTown; and we’re already planning some extra cardio sessions to get ready for the ice cream and cheesecake on Shavuot. Are you ready to start planning your own outings? We thought so. Here’s where to have some family fun in… >> Read More