Shy or reluctant readers are welcome to join us on the first Tuesday evening of each month to read to Mitzvah Mutts from Pets on Wheels. Mitzvah Mutts are friendly, nonjudgmental and good listeners who can help readers feel more confident.
Local Author Series
We’re proud to bring in Baltimore’s finest local Jewish authors to share more about the books they wrote and the stories behind them. Books being presented and discussed by the authors will be available for check-out in the library.
Tzipur Sipur: Traveling School Librarian and Storytime
Our Community Librarian visits schools that do not have a library or librarian on staff. The librarian brings stories, research materials, and books for the children to check-out. The program is designed to help students access appropriate books (level and content), as well as help reinforce a community of readers. For more information, please contact Sonia Kozlovsky.
We invite your class to visit our library for a field trip. The visit will include stories, connection to classroom learning, checking out books and using the craftsroom. Please contact Sonia Kozlovsky. to schedule your field trip.
Looking for books on a specific topic for your classroom, organization, or family? Our Librarians will curate collections of books for you to check out based on what you’re looking to learn more about, from sensitive subjects to light reading. Please contact Jessica Fink (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information.
Library Consultation and Mentorship
We’re proud to offer teachers resources and curriculum on different topics. Previous topics include Understanding Grief, Immigration to Israel, Incorporating Parsha into the general curriculum, Teaching Students to Be Upstanders, Holocaust Curriculum and resources. We’ll work in partnership with you based on your needs. Contact Jessica Fink for more information.
Interested in being part of a book club or receiving your own book club books at the library? Please contact Jessica Fink to coordinate your next event.
Our e-book collection includes critically-acclaimed Jewish children’s books, Jewish Day School summer reading lists, Jewish biographies and historical fiction. Stop by the library to check them out.
Our library catalog is open 24 hours. Log in anytime to request a book to be held for you. We’ll notify you within seven days of your request on when it will be ready for pickup.
To contact Jessica Fink, Executive Director and Librarian of the Jewish Library of Baltimore, email email@example.com or call 410-735-5018.