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JFCS Events

Mother, Can You Not?

Mother, Can You Not?

Join us for a fun-filled evening on Wednesday November 28th, that all mothers & daughters can appreciate. Event includes wine & small bites, vendor shopping, and a presentation by Kate Siegel, author of Mother, Can You Not? Purchase tickets today!

Mini-Mitzvah Corps for Kids

Mini-Mitzvah Corps for Kids

Families with kids ages 2-10, join us for a day of community service, as well as a surprise entertainer! Any questions please contact Eden Aaronson at EdenA@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100 ext. 113

Nosh & Knowledge Presents: Finding Faith In A Godless World

Nosh & Knowledge Presents: Finding Faith In A Godless World

Join us on October 25th at Beth Chaim, as Keith Sachs leads a discussion on the struggles with faith of post-war Jewish children using his late wife’s story of being a hidden child in the Holocaust. A kosher lunch will be served and there is a suggested donation of $5.00 per person. RSVP required by 10/19 to Beth Englezos at Bethe@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100 ext. 126

Nosh & Knowledge Presents: Meet Mimi Schwartz, Author of “When History is Personal”

Nosh & Knowledge Presents: Meet Mimi Schwartz, Author of “When History is Personal”

Join us for a special Nosh & Knowledge on October 10th at 12:30 at Beth El Synagogue. We are pleased to welcome Mimi Schwartz, author of “When History Is Personal”, who will share from her recent book which contains the stories of twenty-five moments in her life, each heightened by its connection to historical, political, and social issues. A kosher lunch will be served and there is a suggested donation of $5.00 per person. RSVP is required to Beth Englezos by 10/5 to Bethe@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100 ext. 126.

Nosh & Knowledge Presents: The Many Faces of King David

Nosh & Knowledge Presents: The Many Faces of King David

We tend to think of King David as heroic – the slayer of Goliath and the one who united Israel into one kingdom. But many of David’s actions were disturbingly “un-heroic”. Please join us as we examine the many faces of David, the second King of Israel. This program will be presented by Beverly Rubman and Roslyn Vanderbilt. A kosher lunch will be served and there is a suggested donation of $5.00 per person. RSVP is required by 8/31 to Beth Englezos at bethe@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100, ext. 126.

Nosh & Knowledge Presents: “There is No Messiah- And You’re It” By Rabbi Robert N. Levine

Nosh & Knowledge Presents: “There is No Messiah- And You’re It” By Rabbi Robert N. Levine

Join us at Beth Chaim on August 30th as we examine “There is No Messiah – And You’re It”. This book examines the history of messianic hope and anticipation, its evolution in Judaism and Jewish history, and other interpretations of “messiah” that shed new light on what it means to usher in the “kingdom of God.” RSVP to Beth Englezos by 8/24 by emailing Bethe@jfcsonline.org or calling 609-987-8100.

Nosh & Knowledge Presents: “Outwitting History” by Aaron Lansky

Nosh & Knowledge Presents: “Outwitting History” by Aaron Lansky

Aaron Lansky set out to save the world’s abandoned Yiddish books before it was too late. Today, he has accomplished what has been called “the greatest cultural rescue effort in Jewish history.” In this book, Lansky shares his adventures as well as the poignant stories he heard as he traveled the country collecting books. A kosher lunch will be served and there is a suggested donation of $5.00 per person. RSVP is required by 7/20 to Beth Englezos at bethe@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100, ext. 126.

Mini Mitzvah Night

Mini Mitzvah Night

THIS EVENT IS POSTPONED. Join JFCS and Congregation Beth Chaim on July 26th at 5pm for a Mini Mitzvah Night. Show your love on Tu B’Av, Israel’s festival of love! Open to ages 2-18 years but kids below 2nd grade please come with a parent. Pizza will be served. RSVP to Eden at EdenA@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100 ext. 113

Nosh & Knowledge Presents The Summer Reading Series: “Henna House” by Nomi Eve

Nosh & Knowledge Presents The Summer Reading Series: “Henna House” by Nomi Eve

Our summer reading series begins with Henna House, by Nomi Eve on June 28th at Beth Chaim. This is an intimate family portrait interwoven with the traditions of the Yemenite Jews and the history of the Holocaust and Israel. A kosher lunch will be served and there is a suggested donation of $5.00 per person. RSVP is required by 6/22 to Beth Englezos at bethe@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100, ext. 126.

Nosh & Knowledge Presents: Tyrants, Dictators & Bullies

Nosh & Knowledge Presents: Tyrants, Dictators & Bullies

Laurie Dinerstein-kurs will present “Tyrants, Dictators and Bullies” on June 13th at Beth El. Time moves forward, however, at times, history seems to go backwards. A kosher lunch will be served and there is a suggested donation of $5.00 per person. RSVP required by 6/8 to Beth Englezos at Bethe@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100 ext. 126