Westchester Jewish Center

PJ Library & PJ Our Way

WJC offers our community PJ LIBRARY and PJ OUR WAY, a wonderful and innovative national program that provides children with Jewish children's books and music. 


PJ Library provides children ages 6 months through 8 years a free treasury of quality, age-appropriate, Jewish children's books and music. To sign up for PJ Library, click here, or for more information, contact Aleza Kulp at (914) 698-2960 or [email protected].  While you wait for your books and music to arrive, you may enjoy all of the PJ Library books at WJC's Hendel Family Library.    

PJ Library Committee

Staff:  Aleza Kulp, Education Director and Congregation Program Coordinator

ChairLouise Cohen

Officer Liaison: Harold Treiber

Mission:  WJC is a provider site for PJ Library - an international Jewish family engagement program of the Harold Grinspoon Foundation.  The WJC PJ Library Committee offers a collaboration of professional and lay leadership devoted to  sustaining and promoting PJ Library at WJC through volunteers, enrollments and programming.

Activity: WJC provides individual PJ book enrollments for children ages 6 months through 8 years. WJC offers enrollments to all WJC member families, prospective members and all ECC families.  WJC hosts several PJ Library programs throughout the year including "Sunday Morning Story Time and  Sing-a-Long," holiday programs, concerts and after school programs. Extra copies of all PJ Library books are available from the WJC Hendel Family Library.






PJ Our Way™, the newest chapter of PJ Library, is available to all kids ages 9-11 throughout the United States! PJ Library alums will have the special opportunity to sign up at age 8-and-a-half. Books are free for families and communities. The PJ Our Way website is a safe place where kids can choose books, write reviews, and share ideas with others from around the country. All content on the website is moderated by PJ educators. 

Parents can sign up for PJOW at www.pjourway.org