Parents and Families Weekend

Each year, Penn State Hillel participates in the annual Parents and Families Weekend. This year, the dates are October 13-15, 2017.

Penn State Hillel Events Include: 

Friday, October 13 –  Parents and Families are invited to a Shabbat Kiddush, Shabbat Services and Dinner. Shabbat is free for all thanks to our generous donors.

Sunday, October 15 – Penn State Hillel will host a Jewish Family Brunch – please check back for more information.

The official schedule of events, registration information and parking recommendations are posted here.

There will be over 80 events held during Parents Weekend that will include academic college events, campus tours, information sessions, sporting events, musical performances
and much more. The weekend will kick-off early Friday afternoon and will wrap up on Sunday afternoon.

For questions, regarding Parents and Families Weekend, please contact Penn State Hillel’s Director of Community Engagement, Hannah Giterman, at or the Parents Program at 814-863-1313 or