Folkshul Sukkot Celebration

Fort Washington State Park Fort Washington, PA

Join Folkshul on Sunday, October 8 at 10:30 AM at Ft. Washington State Park for an activity-filled celebration of nature and community, featuring music, arts, crafts, and outdoor fun. Dress for outdoor weather. Bring blanket, tarp or chairs to sit on. Feel free to pack a picnic lunch; invite friends and family; bring vegetables and […]

Folkshul Thanksgiving Food Drive for Mitzvah Food Pantry

Jewish Children's Folkshul 8000 Cherokee St, Philadelphia, PA

Each year around this time, Folkshul community members work together to bring in kosher food items and assemble ten family-sized donations to clients of the Mitzvah Food Pantry. Classes decorate the boxes or baskets and learn about food insecurity, and some things we can do to help. Sign up here to help make sure we […]

Folkshul Chanukah Program and Party

Springside Chestnut Hill Academy 500 W Willow Grove Ave, Philadelphia, PA

On 12/10/17, Folkshul will celebrate Chanukah with a community program from 10 - 11 am and a party from 11 am - 1pm. We will dance, sing, eat, play games, and remember the story of a small band of people working together to overcome great odds. We will also be working together to better the […]

Sunday, March 4th – Folkshul’s All Community Purim Celebration

Springside Chestnut Hill Academy 500 W Willow Grove Ave, Philadelphia, PA

Come join us as we celebrate Purim together as a community! The more the merrier - you are encouraged to invite friends and family! For extra fun, come in costume! We'll start with a community program in the Auditorium, full of spiels and songs! Our 4th, 7th, 8th, and 9th grade students will be performing […]

New Adult Community Lecture Series Begins Sunday, Jan 27 #1

Jewish Children's Folkshul 8000 Cherokee St, Philadelphia, PA

Jewish Children’s Folkshul and Adult Community invites you to learn with us! Dr. Reena Sigman Friedman, Educator, will present “Justice, Justice Thou Shalt Pursue: American Jews and Social Justice” This series will take place over 4 Sundays: January 27 February 10 February 24 March 10 10:15 AM – 11:30 AM Springside Chestnut Hill Academy 8000 […]

New Adult Community Lecture Series Begins Sunday, Jan 27 #2

Jewish Children's Folkshul 8000 Cherokee St, Philadelphia, PA

Jewish Children’s Folkshul and Adult Community invites you to learn with us! Dr. Reena Sigman Friedman, Educator, will present “Justice, Justice Thou Shalt Pursue: American Jews and Social Justice” This series will take place over 4 Sundays: January 27 February 10 February 24 March 10 10:15 AM – 11:30 AM Springside Chestnut Hill Academy 8000 […]

Interested Families Open House – May 5

Jewish Children's Folkshul 8000 Cherokee St, Philadelphia, PA

ANNOUNCING FOLKSHUL'S SPRING OPEN HOUSE AND INFORMATION SESSION - 10:15 am - 12 pm Our Spring Information Session and Open House will take place on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at Springside Chestnut Hill Academy (SCH). Please share with your friends and family who may be interested in learning more about our classes and programs for […]