For Families with Kids going into K-5th Grade

Family Together

Shabbatify brings together elementary school families for meaningful and fun-filled Shabbat and Sunday afternoons, with activities for kids and parents to enjoy both as a family and separately. 

Second Night of Passover Celebration

Tuesday, Apr 11 | 5:00 PM
Shabbatify and Mishpacha & Me will hold a joint program for the whole family to enjoy. Kids will learn about the Passover story in a fun way.

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Save the Date

Sunday, April 23
Families will visit the Contemporary Museum of Art for a private tour of a teenage art exhibit, and art workshop. $4/Person

Saturday, May 13-Sunday, May 14
Shabbatify goes camping! Families will celebrate L'ag B'Omer with a campout at the Merfish. Everyone can take part in sports, swimming and of course s'mores!

Saturday, June 17 | 7:00 PM-9:00 PM
It’s time for the 2nd Annual Shabbatify Pool Party! Everyone will swim, climb and slide after hours at the pool. There will be frozen treats and poolside Havdalah, too. FREE.


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Meet Our Family Outreach Specialist
Rachel Teichman

Rachel TeichmanRachel Teichman has a BA from the University of California, San Diego, and an MBA from San Diego State University. She has spent much of her career in the arts and writing fields, and all of her volunteer work has involved Jewish and educational organizations.

She moved to Houston two years ago, and has been an active member of the Mishpacha & Me committee. A mother of two, she has been enjoying exploring Texas with her family, and is excited about launching Shabbatify! Please feel free to contact her with with any comments or suggestions.


For more information about Shabbatify, please contact Rachel at or 832.408.3510, ext. 3259.


Funded in Part by the Jewish Federation of Greater Houston