Lester Senior Living in Whippany invites area residents to a free lecture titled, “Jewish Prophets: Critics and Visionaries Who Shaped a Nation,” presented by Rabbi Debra Smith on Thursday, January 30, at 3:00 p.m. Attendees will explore Judaism’s definition of “prophet,” discuss the significance of the Jewish
Join the IEBECC for a morning of fun and learn about the school’s nurturing environment, Reggio-inspired curriculum and the expanded after-care program. Children will enjoy an art experience, music and more. Information about summer 2020 Camp Cochavim will be available as well. Refreshments will be served.
The annual “Dedication of Hands” ceremony at Daughters of Israel, led by Rabbi Zvi Karpel, helps staff members to recharge for the New Year. The ceremony, which is available to all staff on various days throughout the end of December, is a two-part ritual consisting of rinsing the hands with water and then
Over 50 people, some as young as 10 years old, came to join Adath Israel for the first day of the new Daf Yomi cycle. The packed shiur will hopefully inspire many to continue on in their quest for mastery of Masechet Berachot and eventually all of Shas, one day at a time.
Psychologist, NYU psychology professor, corporate and business marketing presenter, law enforcement consultant, author, internationally acclaimed mentalist—all titles that fit Marc Salem. He shared that he is also a happy husband, proud grandfather and grateful son raised in an Orthodox rabbinic
On Wednesday, December 25, at approximately 4:30 p.m., the beautiful ice menorah sculpture located on Church Street in Montclair, New Jersey, was vandalized, with all eight branches as well as the shamash broken off. A witness reportedly observed a juvenile, approximately 10 to 12 years of age, near the menorah at that time, and called the police an
On Wednesday, December 25, at approximately 4:30 p.m., the ice menorah sculpture located on Church Street in Montclair was vandalized, with all eight branches as well as the shamash broken off. A witness observed a juvenile, approximately 10 to 12 years of age, near the menorah at that time, and
In honor of the upcoming holiday of Chanukah where Bris Avrohom will be lighting over 125 menorahs with a record of over 25 million viewers, Bris Avrohom commenced these lightings with the highest elected official in the state of New Jersey, Governor Phil Murphy.
At this meeting, Rabbi Mordechai
On Sunday, December 29, 7:30 p.m., on the last night of Chanukah…gain some insight with a class for women, from the Rosh Chodesh Society, on the topic of “When Failure Inspires Fruition.” Learn how to reframe your views of personal negative history and empower yourself to thrive—not despite, but because of
On Sunday, December 29, Dr Shnitzel’s Wacky Science Show will be visiting the YM-YWHA of Union for a family Chanukah program, 10 a.m.-12 noon. Family admission fee is $25 ($18 for Y members). Sponsorships are available for $36, $54, $72 and $100. Free pizza included for $54 and up. To register please go to