NEW! Shabbatify

For Families with Kids going into K-5th Grade

Family Together

This new monthly program brings together elementary school families with children in kindergarten through 5th grade for a meaningful and fun-filled Shabbat afternoon. PreK families are welcome, too! Please check back for monthly event details

Tu B'Av Celebration

Saturday, Aug 20 | 4:15 PM-6:15 PM
Celebrate this Jewish holiday of love together with your family!

  • First the whole family will create flower arrangements and cards for residents of Seven Acres.
  • Then kids will take a tennis lesson at the J’s Boniuk Tennis Center, while their parents relax and color with Tomfoolery Toys.
  • Everyone will end the program with a poolside Havdalah service
  • Families are invited to stay for swimming and dessert until 8:00 PM

Free babysitting will be provided for siblings ages 4 & under. 

FREE and Open to the Public | RSVP 


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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