Young Families

From Tot Shabbat to Munchkin Minyan, we’ve got lots of services designed specifically with young children in mind. In addition, the Temple Isaiah preschool offers a variety of programs for children ages 12 months to 5 years, all with dedicated and experienced teachers.

Babies & Bagels

Bring your little one and join us each month from 9:30–11am for Temple Isaiah’s infant-toddler playgroup for ages birth–3 years. Sessions include play time, music, an art project or sensory activity for toddlers, holiday stories, parent schmoozing and plenty of bagels! $5 single session/$35 full year. New to Babies & Bagels? Your first session is on us! Upcoming dates: February 11, March 18, April 15, and May 6. Questions? Contact Rachel Petroff Kessler.

Volunteer Opportunities for Families with Young Children

Seeking a way to involve your family in community service? Gather together with other families with young children for volunteer projects at Temple Isaiah and out in the community. We gather monthly, most projects are geared towards those with children 3–10, but all are welcome.

Shalom Baby

Each life is a blessing, and we are thrilled to be able to welcome the tiniest editions to our Temple family! Every TI newborn will receive a customized Temple Isaiah tote filled with some special gifts and resources for parents and little ones. Who is a TI newborn? All local babies born to TI members who are parents or grandparents, babies of preschool and religious school parents. Call the office at 301.317.1101 to let us know about your new baby so we can send a Shalom Baby bag your way!

PJ Library

The PJ Library (“PJ” for “pajamas”) program at the Jewish Federation of Howard County offers the gift of free, high-quality Jewish books and music each month to children ages 6 months to 8 years. Learn more and sign up today on their website.