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Monday, January 20, 2020

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FC of Passaic to Offer ‘Time Out’ for Parents

Friendship Circle of Passaic County will be holding a series of support groups for parents of children with special needs.

Led by a JFCS licensed therapist, parents will learn new strategies to cope with the challenges of raising a child with ADHD, ODD or DMDD, as well as feel supported by other parents in the group.

The cost of the series is

Kool Kids Passaic Invites the Community to an Art Show

(Courtesy of Kool Kids Passaic) Kool Kids Passaic invites the community to attend an art show on Tuesday, January 7, 2020, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Ohel Rivka Hall, 181 Pennington Ave., Passaic. The art show, which is generously sponsored by the Bear Givers EmpowerART program and Crawford Lake Capital, will feature a display of

Yeshiva Ner Boruch/Passaic Torah Institute Celebrates Annual Dinner

It was an emotional evening for the 400 plus people at Yeshiva Ner Boruch/Passaic Torah Institute and Ateres Bracha Neve-PTI’s 24th annual dinner. The celebration took place just a few days before the second yahrzeit of the rosh yeshiva’s wife, Rebbetzin Ita Singer, z”l.

Friendship Circle Gives Parents a Time Out

Friendship Circle of Passaic County will be holding a series of support groups for parents of children with special needs.

Led by a JFCS licensed therapist, parents will learn new strategies to cope with the challenges of raising a child with ADHD, ODD or DMDD, as well as feel supported by other parents

Da’ehu Demonstrates Olive Pressing

(Courtesy of Da’ehu) Would you like the job of pressing olives to light the temple menorah?  Children of all ages joined Da’ehu’s second community education event to learn hands-on the meaning of שמן זית זך and what it takes to get those first drops of oil—a lot of work and a lot of olives. Da’ehu,

Da’ehu Montessori to Host Community Chanukah Event

Da’ehu Montessori Preschool (in formation) of Passaic will be making its second community learning event on Sunday, November 24, as children learn hands-on what it means to make שמן זית זך. Children will crush and press the olives and see just how much, or how little, comes out of each olive to make the oil we use to light the

JFS Clifton-Passaic Offers Memory Loss Program

Are you or a loved one experiencing any signs of early memory loss?

Symptoms can include memory loss that disrupts daily life, challenges in planning or solving problems, difficulty completing familiar tasks, confusion with time or place, trouble understanding visual images and spatial

Chabad of Passaic to Host SafeTALK Workshop

(Courtesy of Chabad of Passaic) On November 17, at 10:30 a.m., The Chabad Center of Passaic County will host a safeTALK workshop. SafeTALK, a three-hour suicide alertness and prevention training is an innovative workshop that provides participants with tools, knowledge and awareness to assist their peers who may struggle with thoughts of

Daughters of Miriam Fans Enjoy Golf Outing

(Courtesy of Daughters of Miriam) More than 120 participants enjoyed a flawless fall day as they golfed in support of Alzheimer’s and dementia care at the 39th Annual Daughters of Miriam Golf Classic on Monday, Sept. 16. Held for the first time at the newly renovated Mountain Ridge

Jewish Family & Children’s Services of Northern NJ Opens New Office in Wayne

(Courtesy of JFCS) On Monday, September 23, Jewish Family & Children’s Services of Northern New Jersey (JFCS) held an open house in honor of the opening of its new office in Wayne, New Jersey. Previously operating out of the Wayne YMCA, JFCS is now located at 506 Hamburg Turnpike in the

Passaic Talent Show Offers Thousand Dollar Prize

The Ahavas Israel Annual Purim Players of Passaic are branching out with a new creative project: a talent show based on America’s Got Talent. The hook: They’re offering a thousand-dollar prize.

To enter, all you have to do is submit a video of yourself performing your talent.

Da’ehu Demonstrates Wine Making for Students

(Courtesy of Da’ehu) Da’ehu, as in “Know Him in all of your ways,” is a Montessori school in the process of forming in Passaic and one of its main objectives is out-of-the-box, hands-on learning. So, if you want to teach children the chemistry of how our kiddush wine is made, what better than to have the