20 2021

PJ Library Goes to the Beach with Author Amy Meltzer

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Hammonasset Beach State Park, Pavilion 1

Contact Kayla Bisbee
(203) 387-2424 x300

Register in advance.

PJ Library Goes to the Beach with Author Amy Meltzer, featuring her book, The Shabbat Princess. The event is free to register. Come for the music, book reading, crafts and snacks. Stay for swimming and a family-friendly visit to the Meigs Point Nature Center. 


We will be offering copies of the book at the event for the reduced price of only $5. Stock is limited, so reserve your copy below.


Click here to have the Shabbat Princess delivered to your home prior to the event. Books only available at full price.


About the Author: 

Amy Meltzer works as Professional Learning Lead for PJ Library. She was a long-time kindergarten teacher Lander-Grinspoon Academy and the director of young family engagement at Abundance Farm. Amy is the author of three children's books - A Mezuzah on the Door. The Shabbat Princess, and Harvest Blessings - and the Jewish parenting blog Homeshuling. She is a former wilderness guide, Nature's Classroom instructor, and the founding director of Teva. Amy is the 2015 recipient of the Covenant Award for excellence in Jewish education. She lives with her family in Northampton, MA.


Watch The Shabbat Princess Book Trailer HERE


Event Sponsors: PJ Library powered by Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven; 

co-sponsored by Temple Beth TIkvah and Congregation Beth Shalom Rodfe Zedek 


Questions? Contact Kayla Bisbee, Family Outreach Coordinator at