WHO: Hillel Academy, Jewish Community Center, PJ Library
WHAT: Children will make rain sticks, decorate umbrellas, and learn and read about rain
WHEN: Sunday, Oct. 8, noon to 2 p.m.
WHERE: Hillel Academy, 2020 West Fletcher Avenue, Tampa, FL 33612
DETAILS: Children and parents are invited to celebrate reading and rain, as participants create rain sticks, decorate umbrellas and read the book “Maya Prays For Rain.” This event is sponsored by the Jewish Community Center.
This event is in celebration of the Jewish holiday Shemini Atzeret, on which Jews worldwide pray for rain. An animated discussion about the blessings of rain will ensue, to further educate the children.
More information about PJ Library, which sends Jewish books and music to Jewish families with children, can be found at www.PJLibrary.org.
Hillel Academy is a private Jewish Community Day School, embracing the diversity, rich culture and traditions of Judaism. At Hillel Academy, students receive a superior education enhanced by the opportunity to learn about their place in the community. Accredited by the Florida Council of Independent Schools and the Florida Kindergarten Council, Hillel is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools.
More information is available by calling 813.963.2242, emailing firstname.lastname@example.org and by visiting http://www.hillelacademytampa.com/admissions/Apply-Online.cfm.