All events take place at the Jewish Community Library, 1835 Ellis Street in San Francisco, unless indicated. Free garage parking is available on Pierce between Ellis and Eddy (click here for a map). Click here to sign up for our family newsletter, with news of upcoming events and children's books. 

EVENTS IN ENGLISH

Storytelling with Sharon

SUNDAY, MARCH 3, 10:30 AM

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Join us for forty minutes of cozy, interactive storytelling with Sharon! From her story bag come tales old and new from Jewish traditions around the world, along with fingerplays and improvisation just right for engaging children ages three through five. Healthy snacks will be provided.

Sharon Elswit has worked with students, teachers, and parents as a children’s librarian for more than thirty-five years. She is the author of The Jewish Story Finder, a subject and source guide to Jewish folklore, as well as three guides to folk tales from other cultures. Sharon recently relocated from New York City to San Francisco.

RSVP to Noa Albaum at nalbaum@jewishlearningworks.org or 415.567.3327 x 703.

EVENTS IN HEBREW

Hebrew Storytelling for Preschoolers and Their Families

SUNDAYS AT 11 A.M.
MARCH 17, APRIL 14, JUNE 2

A rotating lineup of talented storytellers — all with puppets or props – spins tales based on famous Israeli children’s book for kids ages five and younger.

The gatherings also feature art projects and healthy snacks. Some of the storytellers may also sing or dance with the children. Grown-ups are encouraged to get to know one another! The program is in Hebrew without translation.

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RSVP to Noa Albaum at nalbaum@jewishlearningworks.org or 415.567.3327 x 703.

Co-sponsored by the Israeli House of the Consulate General of Israel.

Help us spread the word about this program to Hebrew-speaking families! Click here to view the next storytelling event on Facebook.