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PJ Library Events

Let’s Make a Mess with PJ Library

Nov. 3, Dec. 8; 3:30 – 5pm
Ages 0 – 3

Take the mess out of your house and make it in ours! Come to the J with your little ones where we will make a mess while we explore all types of fun projects! Science, food, art – as long as it’s a mess!

Events are full. To join the waitlist, email

Mitzvah Day with PJ Library
November 17, 3pm – 4:30pm

Bring the family and give back to our community! We will have many different stations set up for you to be a part of a variety of mitzvah projects that will benefit the greater Cincinnati community. Presented in partnership with Global Day of Jewish Learning: Words Matter – Speaking Volumes.


Father-Daughter Dance: A Night for Girls and their Guys
November 23, 6:30pm
Ages 12 and under

J Member: $45 per family; public: $52 per family

Girls ages 12 and under are invited to spend a fun-filled evening with the special men in their lives. The night will include dancing, games, snacks, a photobooth, and so much more!


Paint Your Own Menorahs with PJ Library
December 8, 1:30 – 4pm
Cost: $15/person
At Queen City Clay

Meet us at Queen City Clay in Hyde Park as we paint our own menorahs! It is Jewish custom for every child to have their own menorah. Gather with your PJ Library friends to begin the Hanukkah celebration as each child creates their own masterpiece menorah!


PJ Library, PJ Baby, and PJ Our Way family programs are offered at the J and other local venues to children up to 11 years old with at least one Jewish parent. In partnership with the Jewish Federation of Cincinnati, and thanks to generous funding from Anne Heldman, Jo Levine, the Fisher family (founding sponsor), and the Harold Grinspoon Foundation.