The students of Yeshiva University will present their annual Seforim Sale, North America’s largest Jewish book sale, from February 5-26, 2017, in Belfer Hall, 2495 Amsterdam Ave. on YU’s Wilf Campus in Manhattan. The sale, which will celebrate its 30th anniversary this year, is operated entirely by YU students—from ordering books to
Jewish Family & Children’s Services of Northern NJ announced it was selected to receive a grant from the Jewish Federations of North America through the Center for Advancing Holocaust Survivor Care. When combined with matching funds, this award will enable $92,400 in new programming for survivors.
The Sephardic Congregation of Teaneck will hold a movie night on Motzaei Shabbat, February 25, at 8 p.m. The film to be shown is the documentary, “What I Saw in Hevron.” The movie will be presented at the Shulman Auditorium, Cong. Beth Sholom, 354 Maitland Avenue, Teaneck.
Yeshiva University’s Center for the Jewish Future will present a Community Beit Midrash for six Wednesdays in February and March on the Israel Henry Beren Campus at 215 Lexington Avenue, New York City.
Bronx—Calvary Hospital announced that their 24th annual bereavement course will take place on Mondays, 6:00-8:00 p.m., from March 6 through May 8, 2017. The course is designed for those who work in the helping professions (social workers, counselors, teachers, nurses, funeral directors, etc.) who may need to address bereavement and
New York—The Marsha Stern Talmudical Academy/Yeshiva University High School for Boys (YUHSB) and the Samuel H. Wang Yeshiva University High School for Girls (YUHSG) will present their Annual Dinner of Tribute on Tuesday, February 28, at Marina del Rey in the Bronx, New York. This year
Matan, a Jerusalem-based advanced Jewish studies program for women, has launched Eshkolot, an initiative to improve the level and quality of Jewish education in American Jewish schools in cooperation with The Hebrew University of
Yedei Chesed is thrilled to announce its second annual Shabbaton, taking place in Passaic, on Shabbat Parshat Terumah, March 3. This special Shabbat of inclusion will bring together individuals with developmental disabilities from both Rockland County, NY and the Clifton-Passaic Jewish community, strengthening bonds with
Please join Raritan Valley Hadassah on Wednesday, February 15, at 2:00 p.m. at the Highland Park Senior Center, located at 220 South Sixth Avenue in Highland Park, for a special session with Cindy Boda, certified personal trainer.
Join them for a half hour of exercise, standing and sitting, using range
Whippany—Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest NJ will hold its third annual Community Challah Bake on Tuesday, February 7, at The Community Food Bank of New Jersey in Hillside. This year, there’s an added event, Challah Bake Junior, for children ages 6 and up and their families, at the Gottesman RTW Academy in Randolph.
Jewish Family Service of Central NJ, a non-sectarian health and social service agency, will be hosting a free “Memory Café” on Thursday, February 9, at the Jewish Family Service Halpern Building, 655 Westfield Avenue in Elizabeth, 12 p.m.-2 p.m. The “Memory Café” will provide a casual time to enjoy lunch and social activities for
On Sunday, February 5, Bris Avrohom will be having its annual community trip to the Rebbe’s Ohel, the holy resting place of the rebbe. They will then proceed to Lubavitch Headquarters at 770 Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn, where they will pray in the rebbe’s private room—the sacred place where the rebbe accepted visitors for over 50