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JFCS & Beth El Seniors Present: Fanciful Creatures of Judaism

Description: All civilizations create imaginary creatures to explain away various happenings for which they have no logical explanations.  The number of beings may depend on the religious or naturalistic belief structures that have been developed throughout...

Nosh & Knowledge: Free Will

Description: Free will in Judaism is the capacity to choose between different courses of actions, words or thoughts—not due to outside influence, internal nature or any sort of personal preference. Just a balanced choice between right and wrong. This notion that human...

Join #TEAMJFCS at the Mercer County Turkey Trot

PRICE INCREASES 10/31 at NOON! Thursday, November 28, 2019 @ 8:30AM Mercer County Park, West Windsor Join JFCS at the Seventh Annual Mercer County Turkey Trot – a 5K race and 1 Mi walk on Thanksgiving Morning in Mercer County Park. The 5K race kicks off at 8:30 am...

An Evening with Rachel Levy Lesser

Description: Local Author Rachel Levy Lesser discusses her newly released book and reflects on the significance and sentimentality of accessories she acquired throughout her life. Date: Thursday, December 5th at 7:00PM Location: Shir Ami (101 Richboro Rd, Newtown)...

Freedom Song

DESCRIPTION: Freedom Song is a trans formative musical created by Beit T'Shuvah that interweaves the story of Passover and personal stories of addiction. The cast is made up of addicts in recovery from drugs, alcohol, gambling and other destructive behaviors. This...

Nosh & Knowledge: The Heart of the Middle East

Date: Thursday, September 26 at 12:30 p.m. Location: Congregation Beth Chaim (329 Village Road East, West Windsor) Description: Samuel Golinkin will join us this afternoon for a look at how the geopolitics of the Middle East impact Israel – and our world. He will...

JFCS & The Beth El Seniors Present Miracle Meat Through Science

THE KASHRUT OF LAB-GROWN MEAT Date: Thursday, September 19 at 1:00 p.m. Location: Beth El Synagogue (50 Maple Stream Rd., East Windsor Description: Rabbi Matthew S. Nover of Beth El Synagogue will discuss the day when we make meat from nothing!  Would it be kosher? ...

JFCS to Hold Pop-Up Pantry at Christ Congregation

JFCS will be taking its Community Food Pantry on the road and hosting a Pop-Up Food Pantry at Christ Congregation in Princeton (50 Walnut Lane) on Thursday, August 29 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. RSVP is required if you are planning to attend the vegetarian dinner provided at 6PM. Contact Beth Englezos at 609-987-8100 ext. 126 or BethE@jfcsonline.org

Nosh & Knowledge Summer Reading Series: The Bread Givers

Join us on August 22nd at Beth Chaim as we discuss this masterwork of American immigrant literature set in the 1920s on the lower east side of Manhattan. . A Kosher lunch will be provided by Greenwood House 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 8/16.