Highballs & Hijinks

Highballs & Hijinks

Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Greater Mercer County presents Highballs & Hijinks: A Night with a Real Jewish Gangster! Meet master storyteller, Myron Sugerman on November 16th at 7pm. Must be pre-registered. Click here for more details.

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Food Pantry Newsletter

Food Pantry Newsletter

Excited to announce that we have updated our website to include our wonderful Yvette Sarah Clayman Kosher Food Pantry Newsletter. The newsletter is distributed monthly, which includes updates about the pantry, some delicious recipes, healthy lifestyle tips and more!

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Community Challenge: Stock The Pantry!

Community Challenge: Stock The Pantry!

This week JFCS provided groceries to 30 families, feeding over 115 individuals – but there are more that need our help. We need the help of the community to keep our shelves stocked all summer long and this is your chance!

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The Borscht Belt with Marisa Scheinfeld

The Borscht Belt with Marisa Scheinfeld

Join us on November 2 at 10:30am where we will time travel through American Jewish history and pop culture as we revisit the Borscht Belt – once home to about 500 hotels and 50,000 bungalows in the Catskill Mountains. Presented by Marisa Schienfeld, her new book will show photographs of abandoned sites where bungalows once boomed as well as sites that have been repurposed.

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When The Holidays Hurt: Grief During A Time of Celebration

When The Holidays Hurt: Grief During A Time of Celebration

This program is a unique one-time support session for all who are grieving. It will cover: living with your sadness when others are celebrating family at festive meals; attendance at High Holiday services; and finding comfort in community. This group will be facilitated by Chaplain Beverly Rubman. Light refreshments will be served. Must be Pre-registered but the program is free.

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Jewish Bereavement Group

Jewish Bereavement Group

Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Greater Mercer County will launch a new Jewish Bereavement Group for Jewish adults who have lost a spouse or a partner within the last 18 months. Facilitated by Chaplain Beverly Rubman, this is a weekly group in which members...

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