PJ Library Summer Book Challenge

Read 3 Books. Get FREE Rita's Ice!

Calling All PJ Library Readers!

Hi! I’m Katie Metosky and if your kiddos are anything like mine, they devour the PJ Library free Jewish-themed books as soon as they arrive. Well, it’s time we reward them for their good taste!

Rita’s Ice for Your Readers

On July 31, between 4:00 and 5:30 PM, look for me sitting in the shade in front of Rita’s Ice on Forbes Avenue. Every 8-year-old child or younger who has read at least three PJ Library books will get a free small ice on me! Thanks to the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh and the Harold Grinspoon Foundation, PJ Library books have been sparking meaning conversations in Pittsburgh families for more than 14 years.

I’ll also have a stack of NEW PJ Library books that your kiddos can take home with them.

So, Here’s the Scoop

  1. Meet me at Rita’s July 31 between 4:00 and 5:30 PM. (No registration necessary.)
  2. Bring your avid reader (up to age 8) and the three PJ Library books they have read.
  3. Get a small Rita’s ice and a new book for them!

Katie MetoskyIf you have questions about PJ Library, feel free to reach out to me at kmetosky@jfedpgh.org or phone 412-697-6652.

Learn more about PJ Library and find local PJL events at jewishpgh.org/info/pj-library.

PJ Library is powered by the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh in collaboration with the Harold Grinspoon Foundation. In August we will launch the next phase of our funding to ensure that PJ Library has a place on the bookshelves of Pittsburgh families forever.  More information to come!


Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh         Harold Grinspoon Foundation          PJ Library


Other restrictions may apply. Federation and state laws may override these promotion rules in locations where applicable. Participation in this promotion does not constitute a guarantee or promise of any goods or services. All offers are subject to availability and may be modified or withdrawn at any time without notice. This promotion is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied.

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