Book Festival of the MJCCA
Family Reading Festival 2014


Sunday, November 9, 2014
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

For Children Ages 6 Months & Up


Always a magical highlight of the Book Festival of the MJCCA! Join the fun as we bring you and your family together with engaging authors for an interactive, educational, and unique event!

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(Tickets also available for purchase at the door.)

Rick Recht Concert, 11:00 am

Rick Recht, the national music spokesperson for PJ Library and one of the most celebrated Jewish artists of our time, enjoys rocking out with families from coast to coast at his PJ Library concerts. We know that you and your family will find Rick's music to be the ultimate community and family-building experience.

Enjoy Kid Crafting with Amanda Kingloff author of
Project Kid: 100 Ingenious Crafts for Family Fun.

Join former Atlantan Amanda Kingloff for two fun crafting opportunities with your children. As the former Lifestyles Editor of Parents magazine, Amanda will show you and your children unexpected and ingenious ways to use everyday objects to make unique craft projects.

Meet Myles Shulman, the seven-year-old
author of Make the World Happy.

Myles has created a unique posterbook that is a toolkit for personal growth - for all ages. He is the son of Zoe and Dr. Neil Shulman, aka "Doc Hollywood," and is a second grader at Laurel Ridge Elementary School.

Visit the MJCCA Children's Bank.

According to local CPA, certified financial planner, and author Felicia Voloschin, it's never too early to teach your children about spending, saving, and giving! Join her for interactive activities featuring her book, Bernie's Big Idea, (about our favorite philanthropist and entrepreneur, Bernie Marcus) and her children's finance book, The Rockin' Gift Givers.

Shalom Baby:

Join Shalom Baby for activities in the Sophie Hirsh Srochi Discovery Center.

Fun craft activities with these great books:


Appearances by:

» The Atlanta Hawks Cheerleaders & Harry the Hawk
» Rabbi G and the Shabbat Dinosaur
» Mike "Stinger" Glenn, Atlanta Hawks Television Announcer and former NBA All-Star Basketball Player

Book Festival of the MJCCA

Contact Us

For more information, contact Ilana Schlam at 678.812.3727.


» Community $13
» Member $10
Parents free, Children 6 months and under are free.
Day Of
» Additional $3 per child

Purchase Tickets

Online Registration
Tickets must be purchased for children 6 months and up.


Renee Harris
Erica Kuniansky

Program Host

Kim Urbach

Community Partners

Atlanta Jewish Music Festival
Dentistry for Children
The Alfred and Adele Davis Academy
The Epstein School