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Parent & Me


Our Parent & Me classes focus on nurturing friendship, curiosity, respect, and Jewish identity for young children and their parents. During each class, we learn together through music, art, and play.

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Children’s classes are available for children from birth­-30 months. Our parent discussions in class address both the takhlis (nitty gritty) of parenting and questions of what it means to be a Jewish parent.

Fall 2019 classes:


Fridays: Mix It Up Shabbat Class

Ages birth­-30 months, siblings welcome. This class includes music and movement, child­-led play, a child­-friendly mini Shabbat experience, snack for those eating solids, and a parent discussion focusing on a variety of early childhood/Jewish parenting topics. Facilitated by: Beth Weisman, M.A., IKAR ECC Director of Parenting and Admissions. Hours: 9:30 am­-11:00 am Cost: $300.00/family Dates: 9/27, 10/04, 10/11, 10/25, 11/01, 11/08, 11/15, 11/22, 12/06, 12/13

Thursdays: Infant Class

Ages birth­-walking. This class includes music and movement, snack for those eating solids, and parent discussion focusing on a variety of developmental and Jewish parenting topics. Facilitated by: Dr. Jane Rosen, psychologist and IKAR ECC Director. Hours: 9:30 am­-10:30 am Cost: $250.00/family Dates: 9/19, 9/26, 10/03, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24, 10/31, 11/07, 11/14, 12/05 (10 classes)

Questions? Please email Beth Weisman, Director of Parenting and Admissions, at beth@ikar.wpengine.com.

To register, please click here. For more information, please email Beth Weisman, Director of Parenting and Admissions, or call 323.634.­1870 x110.