JFCS Events

Nice T!ts: A Reconstructive Comedy with Amy Marcs

Nice T!ts: A Reconstructive Comedy with Amy Marcs

NYC-based writer and performer Amy Marcs, brings her critically acclaimed, one-woman reconstructive Nice T!ts to our community on Tuesday March 27th, in partnership with the Princeton YWCA Breast Cancer Resource Center and Sharsharet. Admission is $20 per person.

Disarmed- A Personal Story of Struggle & Resilience

Disarmed- A Personal Story of Struggle & Resilience

Come meet Izzy, Ezagui on March 22nd, a decorated squad commander in the Israel Defense Forces who is the only sharpshooter in the world to lose an arm in combat and return to the battlefield. You’ll hear his story of drive and determination. Presentation will be followed by Q&A session. Contact Eden at EdenA@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100 ext. 113 for more information.

Great Debates in Talmud

Great Debates in Talmud

The Talmud is filled with examples of rabbis disagreeing over the interpretation of Torah and how rituals and rules should be implemented. Join Anne Berman-Waldorf as we look at some of the arguments presented and how the answers influence our Jewish practices today. A kosher lunch will be served and there is a suggested donation of $5.00 per person. RSVP is required by 2/15 to Beth Englezos at bethe@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100, ext. 126.

Abraham and Sarah: Do Our Heroes Have To Be Perfect?

Abraham and Sarah: Do Our Heroes Have To Be Perfect?

Rabbi Jay Kornsgold will look at the experiences of our first patriarch, Abraham, and our first matriarch, Sarah. Our program will lead to a discussion of the general topic about our expectations for heroes. A kosher lunch will be served and there is a suggested donation of $5.00 per person. RSVP is required by 2/9 to Beth Englezos at bethe@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100, ext. 126

Ask The Rabbi

Ask The Rabbi

Join us on February 6th at 10am for coffee, a nosh and lively conversation with Rabbi Wisnia. Free and open to the community. RSVP to Beth Englezos at bethe@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100 ext. 126.

Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group

JFCS has announced a new Caregiver Support Group starting January 23rd, for those who are taking care of a spouse. This non-sectarian group will provide a collective should of support, as well as tips, techniques and resources to help caregivers. The group will be facilitated by Chaplain Beverly Rubman and the cost is $50 for 6 sessions. Contact Beverly Rubman to register at Beverlyr@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100 ext. 151

Prophets & Politics

Prophets & Politics

Join Rabbi Eric Wisnia on January 25th, for an examination of the role the prophets played in visioning and creating a just and compassionate society. A kosher lunch will be served and there is a suggested donation of $5.00 per person. RSVP is required by 1/19 to Beth Englezos at bethe@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100, ext. 126.

OnStage Performance: Aha Moments

OnStage Performance: Aha Moments

OnStage Seniors, a community project of McCarter Theatre, creates a documentary theater performances that explore the stories and issues of our community. This year’s production is entitled “insights and Revelations” and it will explore “aha” moments! A kosher lunch will be served and there is a suggested donation of $5.00 per person. RSVP required to Beth E by 1/5.

God Concepts in Judaism

God Concepts in Judaism

Join Ann Berman-Waldorf on December 21, for an examination of the Jewish teachings about God as we explore our own ideas and beliefs. A kosher lunch will be served and there is a suggested donation of $5.00 per person. RSVP required by 12/15 to Beth Englezos at bethe@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100 ext. 126

Beginning Your Family Research With Casey Zahn

Beginning Your Family Research With Casey Zahn

Come and learn on December 13th, how easy it is to research your family. Casey Zahn’s areas of expertise include beginning research, web site resources, researching census records, newspaper resources and immigration. A kosher lunch will be served and there is suggested donation of $5.00 per person. RSVP required by 12/8 to Beth Englezos at 609-987-8100, ext. 126 or Bethe@jfcsonline.org