Family Activities

Make Your Own Havdalah Kit

Michaela Rollins
The beautiful ritual of Havdalah is the ceremony marking the end of Shabbat. Learn more about Havdalah rituals then create your own ritual items to observe Havdalah on your own.

Make Your Own Family Tallit

During the Friday Shabbat Blessings at URJ Greene Family Camp, our counselors spread bunk tallitot over their campers and bless them with the Priestly Benediction. Over the summer, bunks create bunk tallitot at the beginning of the session.

3 Ways to Bring Shabbat Home

Stephanie Fink, RJE
Shabbat is the Jewish holiday that comes each week. Its roots lie in the biblical story of creation when, in order to complete the work of creating the world, God rested on the seventh day