Family Programming

For Friendship Circle members and their families.

 


Jewish Holiday Programs

Our Jewish Holiday celebrations include various activities for all of our friends and their families to enjoy.

Friendship Shabbat
Experience togetherness at our Shabbat dinner celebrations prepared by our friends.

Junior Friends and Family Fun
For our friends, as young as infants and toddlers these interactive family-friendly activities range from story hour and music circle to crafts and special visitors.

Parent Programming
Connecting with other parents and pitching as parent volunteers are all a part of being in the circle.  Get involved in these opportunities at our  Moms Lunch,  Moms Night Out, Dads Night Out, and numerous parent volunteer opportunities.

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Recent blog posts

And You Shall Live

A WEEKLY TORAH THOUGHT FROM RABBI MORDY No amount of Rabbinical School training prepares you for a week like this past one. The amount of numbness, emotions, sadness, love, shock, awe, mourning, and support has been overwhelming for many and the days ahead will likely prove to be overwhelming as well. In truth, I should leave it this week saying… Read More

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FOTT Art Night by: Mark Sulkin

Last night at Friendship Circle, we did, FOTT Art. It was a lot of fun. We learned how to make sculptures out of aluminum foil and different colored fabric. A woman named Teresa talked to us about an artist who made sculptures like that. The sculpture I made was a worm. I started rolling the aluminum foil into the shape… Read More

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Our Mission

The Friendship Circle of Pittsburgh was established in 2006 with the intention of creating a more inclusive community. Our programs engage youth and adults with diverse abilities in a full range of social activities; we aim to enrich the lives of all participants through mutually advantageous interactions, creating lasting friendships that strengthen both the Jewish and greater communities.

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