BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Mark your calendar for October 6th if you are looking for a weekend activity for the kids that involves high-intensity fun and Jewish music.
Jewish Rock musician Rick Recht is considered a staple of childhood camp and youth group memories; he is described by a wide variety of audiences as mesmerizing when he performs. And now South Florida parents and children will have the opportunity to learn the family-friendly songs, dance and rock out to Recht’s music right in Boca Raton. Recht will rock at a community kick-off concert for PJ Library® – South Palm Beach County (PJ for pajamas).
Recht, who was named celebrity spokesperson for PJ Library will perform on Sunday October 6, 2013 at 4:00 pm in the Countess De Hoernle Theater at Spanish River Community High School in Boca Raton. The family-friendly concert promises to feature singing, dancing, clapping and fun for kids of all ages. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for children; children younger than one are free but need to be registered with an adult. To purchase tickets, please visitwww.jewishboca.org/rickrecht.
“We are thrilled to be able to bring the music of Rick Recht to hundreds of families in South Palm Beach County,” said Ilene Wohlgemuth, local PJ Library chair. “This concert will bring together the community in a kid-friendly and inviting environment where everyone can dance, sing and enjoy a great time together. Of course, if they haven’t yet registered, local families with Jewish children ages 6 months to 8 years old will be able to sign up to receive free Jewish books and music at home every month through PJ Library.”
Popular songs from Recht’s albums “Look At Me” and “Halleluyah” will be performed. For a free mp3 download and to experience Recht’s music in advance, please click here.
The Boca Raton stop on Recht’s 2013-2014 concert tour is presented to the community by PJ Library – South Palm Beach County, a partnership made possible by generous support from the Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County, United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism, Union for Reform Judaism, Leon and Toby Cooperman Family Foundation, the Harold Grinspoon Foundation and local donors. Partnership Synagogues co-sponsoring this event include B’nai Torah Congregation, Congregation B’nai Israel, Congregation Shaarei Kodesh, Temple Beth El and Temple Sinai of Palm Beach County.
Event Details: Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 4:00pm. (Doors will open at 3:30pm.) Location: Spanish River High School, Countess De Hoernle Theater, 5100 Jog Road, Boca Raton. For more information, please call Elana Ostroff, PJ Library Director at 561-852-6080 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.