Elizabeth—February 15 marked the unveiling of this year’s Holocaust Memorial Museum, now an “institution within an institution,” at Bruriah High School. The annual exhibit is created, assembled, constructed and presented completely by the students of Bruriah High School, under the guidance of Joel
Jewish Family Service of Central NJ, a non-sectarian health and social service agency, will be hosting a caregiver conference called
Dr. Michael Farbowitz, eye surgeon and medical director of the Short Hills Ophthalmology Group, will be traveling to Roatan, Honduras, this February as a participant in a cataract surgical mission to treat the impoverished residents in that location.
The mission, organized and supported by SEE
On Sunday, February 5, Bris Avrohom had its annual community trip to the Rebbe’s Ohel, the holy resting place of the Rebbe. They then proceeded to the Rebbe’s residence, which was converted into a synagogue during the year of mourning following the passing of the rebbetzin. The visiting group took time to pray
On February 15, Chabad of West Orange will began a second six-session course, teaching Krav Maga, an Israeli form of self defense, in separate classes to men and women. Classes will meet on six Wednesdays through March 22, with a women’s class beginning at 7:30 p.m. and a men’s class following at 8:30 p.m. each week.
Join Congregation AABJ&D in West Orange on Motzei Shabbat, February 18, and take advantage of the opportunity to decorate your offices, homes, children’s bedrooms and more with a piece of decorative wall art. Enjoy the fun auction environment with a professional art auction house and auctioneer.
With Purim around the corner, the Union Y has already planned a variety of activities to welcome in the festival. On Sunday, February 26, from 12:30 to 3:30, the annual Early Bird Purim Carnival will take place. With a totally new format, the carnival will offer rides, inflatables and games for all ages. The costume parade, with prizes,
The YM-YWHA of Union County, 501 Green Lane in Union, has many activities planned for Sunday, February 26. Beginning at 11:30 a.m., there will be a Gan Open House, offering special registration bonuses. Specifically tailored for children ages 2 ½- 3 ½ , the licensed pre-school program is known for its intense
An informational program on “Alzheimer’s Disease: Warning Signs and Prevention” for seniors and their families will take place on Tuesday, February 28, 11:30 a.m. at The Senior Resource Center at The Lavy House, 748 E. Broad Street, Westfield, NJ. The program will be presented by Alice Greenberg-Sheedy, LSW. Ms.
JFS MetroWest understands that raising children is gratifying but can also be overwhelming and challenging. To help parents better understand their child’s behavior and learn skills to parent more effectively, JFS is offering a four-part series titled “Helping Your Children Thrive.” Short readings will be
In conjunction with Yeshiva University’s Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary, which will celebrate its Chag Hasemicha in March, Ahavas Achim University presents a Shabbat Experience with RIETS Rosh Yeshiva Rabbi Michael Taubes next Shabbat, February 24-25.
On Friday night, February 24,
Yeshivat Netivot Montessori in East Brunswick will host a concert featuring 8th Day, performing new songs as well as old favorites. The concert will be held on February 19 at 2:30 p.m. at the beautiful state-of-the-art Jo An Magistro Theater in East Brunswick, New Jersey.
8th Day, the