PJ Library® celebrates the joy of Jewish values, culture and traditions by sending free, age-appropriate Jewish story books every month to the homes of subscribed children from birth to age 8. Sign up now.


PJ Our Way® offers free, exceptional books with Jewish themes to readers ages 8½ to 12. Every month children choose their own books, tailoring their experience to their own interests and reading level. Sign up now.


PJ Library® Virtual Tot Shabbat meets every week for parents with pre-schoolers. Together with grandparents and relatives near and far, families celebrate the joy of Shabbat and holidays in a free, half-hour Zoom program with stories, songs, and brachot (blessings). Request Zoom link.


PJ Library® Grandparents with grandchildren who are current PJ Library subscribers can sign up to receive special mailings and emails from PJ Library and join in the fun. Sign up now.


PJ Library® for Russian Speaking Families in Calgary, funded by the Harold Grinspoon Foundation in partnership with the Genesis Philanthropy Group, offers Russian-language programming and resources for PJ Library and PJ Our Way families. Email for more information.


For more information about PJ Library Calgary, please contact Kathie Wainer, PJ Library and PJ Our Way Manager by email or call 403-537-8592.

PJ Library is a gift for Jewish children and their families from Calgary Jewish Federation's UJA Campaign, the Harold Grinspoon Foundation, the PJ Library Alliance, and generous donations from local supporters. If you would like to make a donation please email Kathie Wainer.

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