The Mother’s Circle



Our Most Recent Community Outreach Programs:

Are you a mom raising Jewish children but you’re not Jewish?

Mother’s Circle is here- Don’t do it alone! The Mothers Circle provides FREE education and support for women of other religious backgrounds who are raising Jewish children. Classes meet twice monthly and focus on Jewish rituals, ethics, and the how-to’s of creating a Jewish home. Contact Sarah Pscheidt
Are you expecting or have a recent baby?

Shalom Baby is an exciting program, sponsored by the UJC of the Virginia Peninsula for Jewish or interfaith families. A wonderful Shalom Baby Gift Bag will be delivered to your home by a volunteer visitor to welcome your little one to the Jewish community. If you have had a child in the last six months, please call 757-930-1422 or e-mail Jennifer with your name and phone number to receive the gift bag.
Want to read free books to your 6 months – 6 year old?

The PJ Library® is for your family! What is it? It’s a FREE program brought to you through the United Jewish Community of the Virginia Peninsula. What do you get? You get free books! What’s the catch? There is no catch! Sign up for free Jewish content books for your children who are between the ages of six months and six years and who reside on the Virginia Peninsula! click here for more information
Looking for Hebrew School on the Peninsula?

UJC Hebrew School has open registration now for its fall semester, just getting under way. Students meet weekly from kindergarten through sixth grade. Check out the brochure. Two locations to serve you better!

Looking for a unique preschool experience?

Are you a parent of a child age 9 months to pre-kindergarten age? And  are you looking for a wonderful first school experience? Then the UJC Early Childhood Center is for you! In Newport News our school’s goal is to provide developmentally appropriate and academically sound experiences to foster the growth of the whole child. Before care, aftercare, after school activities, field trips, school plays and more! Check out the website. For more information, please call 757-930-1422 or email Carmela Malkin Kuhn, or Jennifer Meyers.