Don’t miss the chance to learn more about hunger in your community! Join us for a 45 minute experience that will empower you to take action. Hosted by Adath Israel Congregation in Lawrenceville March 21 to 23 by appointment only.
Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Greater Mercer County has announced that it has become a certified provider of Music & Memory, an award-winning program that offers personalized music to older adults who are aging in their own homes.
Roddie Edmonds was the only U.S. soldiers recognized as righteous among the nations. He faced a dilemma, turn over the American-Jewish soldiers under his command in the German prisoner of war camp where they were interned, or risk being shot by the prison’s commander. Roddie’s son, Pastor Chris Edmonds, will share the story of his father’s bravery and heroism. This event is brought to you by JFCS, Adath Israel & Beth Chaim Congregation.
Join JFCS and TJC’s Mini Mitzvah Corps for a Scavenger Hunt, Sunday March 5th, to help shop and stock the JFCS Kosher Food Pantry! Meet at 1:00 in the lobby of Shoprite Lawrenceville to receive scavenger hunt instructions. After finding and purchasing items, drive to the JFCS Kosher Pantry.
Kosher Café West
Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 12:30 p.m.
Congregation Beth Chaim (329 Village Rd. East, Princeton Junction)
2000 years ago, the ancient Rabbis, perhaps inspired by their Roman neighbors, provided philosophical insights into how to live one’s life. We will examine these timeless pieces of wisdom to see the guidance they provide for our own growth and development.
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 11:30am – 2pm
Beth El Synagogue (50 Maple Stream Road, East Windsor) To highlight the importance of discussing your end-of-life wishes with friends, family and your doctors, Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Greater Mercer County and The New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute are sponsoring a kosher lunch followed by a discussion led by Janet Hayden
Kosher Café East
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 12:30 p.m.
Beth El Synagogue (50 Maple Stream Road, East Windsor)
Join us for a Tu B’Shvat Seder as we celebrate the New Year of the Trees.
This non-denominational Online Caregiver Support Group is a safe, secure group where caregivers can converse openly and support one another—without leaving their home. This non-sectarian group will provide a collective shoulder of support, as well as tips, techniques and resources to help caregivers support their loved ones.
You won’t want to miss OnStage Seniors’ witty and moving new play “Growth is Change,” exploring the theme of growth! The OnStage Seniors Ensemble – all over 55 – performs across communities, generating delight, insight, and affirmation about senior memories and experiences.
A new session of social skills group for children is beginning on Thursday, January 19th. The group, geared to ages 7-10, will cover: modeling, conversational skills, conflict management, managing emotions, targeted skills, and friendships.