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JFCS Events

New Dementia Caregiver Connection Group

New Dementia Caregiver Connection Group

Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Greater Mercer County (JFCS) has announced a new Dementia Caregiver Connection Group which will include a support group for the caregiver, a separate activity for the family member with dementia, followed by a lunch for all participants. Space is limited so contact Beverly Rubman today at beverlyr@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100 ext. 139

Nosh & Knowledge: Beyond The Four Children

Nosh & Knowledge: Beyond The Four Children

Join Ann Berman-Waldorf on April 18th about who sits at our Passover table and who is not there. A kosher lunch will be provided and you may also bring your own kosher-style lunch. RSVP to Beth E by 4/12 at 609-987-8100 ext. 126.

When to Call 911

When to Call 911

Join us for this interactive, educational lecture and learn when to call 911 led by Barbara Vaning, MHA, EMT Instructor, Penn Medicine Princeton on March 14th. You’ll learn about what constitutes an emergency; what you need to tell the emergency dispatcher when you call; what to do if you cannot talk; what you can do while waiting for help to arrive. Please RSVP to Beth Englezos at bethe@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100, ext. 126 by 3/8.

NOSH & KNOWLEDGE: Innovation & Tradition with Rabbi Brian Beal

NOSH & KNOWLEDGE: Innovation & Tradition with Rabbi Brian Beal

Rabbi Brian Beal, Beth Chaim’s Interim Rabbi, will lead a study of traditional text and how the rabbis worked within the ancient framework to solve modern issues. A Kosher lunch will be provided and there is a requested donation of $5.00 per person. Please RSVP to Beth Englezos at bethe@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100, ext. 126 no later than 2/21.

Author Series: Jodi Lee Berman

Author Series: Jodi Lee Berman

JFCS and PJ Library invites you to join us on January, 20th, for a fun morning of meeting the author of Tales of the Giant Cookie, a craft and a snack! For more information and to RSVP contact Erica Lewanda, Director of PJ Library at 609-524-9912 or ELEWANDA@JewishPMB.org

Repent, The End is Near

Repent, The End is Near

Description: Join Rabbi Eric Wisnia as he reflects on his rabbinate, Jewish life and the changes he has seen over the last 40 years. His reflections will frame Jewish history and offer a perspective for what is yet to come. Bring your own Kosher-style lunch; drinks...

How The Jews Got Their Names

How The Jews Got Their Names

Description: Seniors of Beth El Synagogue and JFCS present Laurie Dinerstein-Kurs with "How The Jews Got Their Names." She will discuss how choice subjects may have been: What do you look like? What is your occupation? Where do you live? Or maybe even a made-up name!...