Bad Girls & Boys of the Bible

Join JFCS for a special program at Congregation Brothers of Israel, for an informative and casual presentation about characters in the Bible and their continued relevance to modern family life and aging in today’s world. Our very own Chaplain, Beverly Rubman, will be the presenter.

Date & Time: Tuesday March 28, 2017 at 10:30am

Location: Brothers of Israel, 530 Washington Crossing Rd., Newtown, PA

RSVP by 3/23 to Beth E. at bethe@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100, ext. 126

Click Here to see the program flyer for more information

This Is Hunger

Don’t miss the opportunity to learn more about hunger in your community! Join us and embark on a 45-minute experience that will challenge your beliefs about who in America struggles with hunger and why, and empower you to take action. This is a community engagement program of MAZON, a Jewish response to hunger, hosted by Adath Israel Congregation in Lawrenceville.

March 21, 22, & 23 by appointment only!

Reserve your tickets today! Contact Lisa Adler at 609-987-8100, ext. 113 or LisaA@jfcsonline.org

Click Here to see the program flyer for more information

“We Are All Jews.”

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.

 

DAY 1: March 5, 2017

Adath Israel Congregation
1958 Lawrenceville Rd.
Lawrenceville, NJ

5:30pm Dairy Dinner Reception ($36 pp)
7:00pm Presentation (free and open to public)
Dessert to Follow

RSVP to 609-896-4977 or http://www.adathisraelnj.org/event-rsvp/

 

DAY 2: March 6, 2017

Congregation Beth Chaim
329 Village Rd. East
West Windsor, NJ

10:00am Presentation (free and open to the public)
Light Refreshments will be Served

RSVP to 609-987-8100, ext. 126 or bethe@jfcsonline.org 

Click here to see the program flyer for more information

Mini Mitzvah Scavenger Hunt

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When: Sunday, March 5, 2017
Time: 1:00-3:00pm
Cost: Approximately $25 per family
Location: Meet at Shoprite Lawrenceville

Join JFCS and TJC’s Mini Mitzvah Corps for a Scavenger Hunt, to help shop and stock the JFCS Kosher Food Pantry! Meet at 1:00 in the lobby of Shoprite (3373 Brunswick Pike, Lawrenceville) to receive scavenger hunt instructions. After finding and purchasing items, drive to the JFCS Kosher Pantry (707 Alexander Rd- Suite 204, Princeton Junction)

See the flyer for all the details, or RSVP to tjcfamilies@thejewishcenter.org

Social Skills Group Beginning January

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. The group will run for 8 sessions from January 19th through March 9th. For full details, see the program flyer or contact Lara Wellerstein at 609-987-8100 or laraw@jfcsonline.org.

Chanukah Family Mitzvah Project

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Thursday, December 8, 2016

  • SHOP: 6:00PM – 7:00PM: Kids’ scavenger hunt at ShopRite at 3373 Brunswick Pike, Mercer Mall, Lawrenceville
  • RESTOCK: 7:00PM – 8:00PM: The JFCS Food Pantry at 707 Alexander Road, Suite 204, Princeton

For more information, contact Lisa Adler at LisaA@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100.

Barnes & Noble Bookfair 2016

bookfairHead to Barnes & Noble in Marketfair all day Sunday, December 11 for a JFCS bookfair! A percentage of your purchase will be donated to JFCS; just mention us at checkout. Bring the family and head to the children’s section from 2:30 – 4:00pm for stories, songs, crafts, and a scavenger hunt!

If you can’t attend, support us with an online purchase from 12/11 – 12/18 at bn.com/bookfairs and use Bookfair ID 11997533 at checkout.

Mini Mitzvah Playdate

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Sunday, December 4, 2016
3:00-5:00pm
Princeton Playspace, 745 Alexander Road, Princeton

Join JFCS and TJC’s Mini Mitzvah Corps for a Mini Mitzvah Playdate! Build breakfast bags for seniors then stay and play at Princeton Playspace. Bring a Kosher food donation and receive $5 off the admission price! (Normally $15/child, $10 with food item).

See the flyer for all the details, or contact Lisa Adler at LisaA@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100.

Take Control of Your Life

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Join us on Sunday, November 6th for an intimate breakfast with guest speakers Edana Desatnick, MBA, Executive Coach & Educator and Melissa Rosen, Director of National Outreach, Sharsheret.

Sunday, November 6, 2016
10:00 – 11:30AM
Shalom Torah Academy
639 Abbington Drive, East Windsor

$15 registration fee, open to the public. Click here to register!