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How To Spend Yom Kippur Day With Kids

Wondering how to spend Yom Kippur with your kids this year? If you’re at home with young kids, it can be hard to find appropriate ways to connect with this heavy, solemn holiday. PJ Library came up with creative and fun ways to spend the day together that don’t require prior knowledge or experience observing Yom Kippur.

What is Yom Kippur for Kids All About?

Click below to view or download the Yom Kippur with kids celebrations PDF and print at home. If you’re looking for more guidance on celebrating Yom Kippur at home, see PJ Library’s full guide. And see what else 18Doors has to offer for parents leading up to the High Holy Days.

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Author: 18Doors