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New 7-11 Year Old Programs

When I Grow up:

A series of interactive conversations and hands-on projects with a fashion designer, cartoonist and professional baseball player.   Hear how their Jewish identities inspired them when they were young to grow up to achieve their dreams. 

This series is designed for children ages 7-11 years old and an adult.

Save the Date:

March 5, 3:00 - 4:30 pm  - Adam Greenberg, Baseball Player

PJ Library and PJ Our Way invite you to meet Adam Greenberg a former Chicago Cubs baseball player. Learn about Greenberg’s time playing baseball as well as determination, dedication and reaching for your dreams.

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Stacy Igel, Fashion Designer

PJ Library and PJ Our Way invite you to meet Stacy Igel, an accomplished fashion designer and head of the New York City based Boy Meets Girl brand. In an interactive discussion, Stacy will share insights into the fashion industry and her story of how her Jewish identity and Chicago roots inspired her to grow up to achieve her dreams. Participants will also have the opportunity to work with Stacy to use their creative skills to design something special.

January 22, 3:00 - 4:30 pm - Jordan Gorfinkel, Cartoonist

PJ Library and PJ Our Way invite you to meet Jordan Gorfinkel a former DC Comic editor, a writer, and a cartoonist.  Through an interactive discussion and hands on cartoon workshop, get to know Gorfinkel and begin to understand how Judaism and cartoons can be intertwined.

“Receiving Jewish books opened the door for my daughter to the Jewish world.”

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Upcoming Events

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Taste of Har Zion Sunday, May 28, 2017 11:00 AM More info