BaltimoreWhether you're looking for a preschool in Park Heights or a kosher supermarket in the heart of the city, browse through our list of local resources to find everything you need to do Jewish in Baltimore.
Let’s face it: Despite the hordes of stimulating toys and activities you have most likely amassed in your time as a parent, sometimes you need to get out of the house and let your little ones burn…off some energy. Or maybe you just need a change in scenery. As Baltimore residents, we know that there are many days and months of the year when the playground just isn’t an option. And even when it IS finally nice enough to play outside, you might want to switch things up a bit. That’s… >> Read More
Passover is almost here! In addition to scoping out the latest kosher for Passover goodies (sriracha or red velvet macaroons, anyone?) and solidifying your seder plans, consider checking out one or…more of these family-friendly events to add some extra fun to your holiday celebrations. Remember, this year Passover begins at sundown on Friday, April 3rd. The Great Matzah Bake Make your own matzah, learn the Four Questions in American Sign Language, and enjoy a PJ Library Passover story time and craft. RSVP requested. Fun for… >> Read More
Here at Kveller, we have a soft spot for musical parodies. We had a ton for Hanukkah, followed by a very disappointing shortage for Tu Bishvat. So when Purim drew closer, we were really holding out…for a solid chunk of parodies to delight us. Purim begins Wednesday night, and unless we've got some last minute surprises coming up, you guys really dropped the ball on this one. Well, most of you. >> Read More
Since Purim is a holiday that’s not necessarily on the radar of people unconnected to the Jewish world, whenever I find myself needing to quickly explain it, I usually end up calling it the…“Jewish Halloween.” There are enough similarities to warrant a comparison. They’re both fun, involve dressing up in costume, a significant amount of nosh, and parties. Also liquor, depending on how you do Halloween. >> Read More
The holiday of Purim is just around the corner, so dust off those costumes and get ready to nosh on some hamentaschen! Purim begins this year at sundown on Wednesday, March 4 and continues until…sundown on Thursday, March 5. Here’s where to celebrate Purim near you: Bake and Sing with Odessa Bake hamentaschen with new friends in Baltimore and join together in singing Purim songs with children in Odessa, Ukraine via Skype. Center for Jewish Education, 5708 Park Heights Ave., 2nd floor Register at https://www.cjebaltimore.org/bake Sunday, March 1, 9:30-10:30… >> Read More