Throughout the year, we have opportunities for our entire community to participate in BJEP programs and to experience the fun of learning together. We are especially excited about our many year partnership with Powisset Farm in Dover, Ma.
Community-Wide Programs 2019
(All families and students invited. We encourage you to bring your friends and neighbors too. All our welcome!)
March 10: Family Table Distribution Day at JF&CS (off-site)
March 17: Bonaparté Magic Show, Aerialist & Purim Carnival
Where can you find a welcoming family atmosphere to enjoy magic, an acrobatic performer, carnival games and rich age-appropriate discussions about social justice issues that shape our world today? We are excited to open our doors and invite you to join BJEP for a family Purim Day. This event is geared for families with children ages 4 to 12. As with tradition on Purim, we encourage you to come in costumes.
Purim Party Schedule:
9:30am: Purim Spiel (Purim Play)
10:00 am: Age Appropriate Social Justice Discussions
10:30am: Bonaparté Magic Show & Purim Carnival
11:50am: Pizza Party (with pizza for sale), Aerialist & Raffle Winners Announced
March 24: Legacy and Learning Fair: Come to an open house on a special BJEP day. Join us as our 6th graders get creative and share their family legacies. Students will showcase family recipes, artifacts, and stories. All projects give a window into our unique cultural and Jewish educational program housed on the vibrant Brandeis Campus. Guests will be invited to participate in making a legacy collage art project that will highlight their own family history.
April 7: Chocolate Seder: Blood, frogs, locusts, Hershey kisses, Tootsie Rolls, and chocolate-covered Matzo is all included in our unique BJEP Chocolate Seder. Please join us for a chocolaty twist to celebrate Passover.
April 28: Family Mitzvah Day
May 5: End-of-Year Celebration / Moving-Up Ceremony
Of course, other community activities are unplanned. Such as when teachers, parents and students stop to build a massive snowman on the Brandeis campus or gather after class to chat with some new friends before heading home.
RSVP to any of our open houses including: Purim, Legacy & Learning Fair and the Chocolate Seder here.