Tuesday, February 25, 2020


JCOT Plans MLK Jr Event On Communal Harmony

On Sunday evening, January 12, the Jewish Center of Teaneck will host its third annual MLK Jr event, inviting the greater community to a panel discussion with Teaneck Mayor Mohammed Hameeduddin, former Mayor Kevie Feit and former Town Manager William Broughton. The program will be moderated by Rabbi Daniel Fridman

Rabbi Menachem Penner to Speak At Keter Torah: Making Tefillah Great

Rabbi Menachem Penner, the Max and Marion Grill Dean of the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary at Yeshiva University and the Men’s Undergraduate Torah Studies programs at YU, will be the scholar-in-residence this Shabbat, January 10-11, at Keter Torah, 600 Roemer Avenue, Teaneck.


Thurnauer Young People’s Chorus To Present Winter Concert

The Thurnauer School of Music will present the Winter Concert of the award-winning Young People’s Chorus at Thurnauer, led by its artistic director, Emma Brondolo, on Wednesday, January 15, at 7 p.m. in the Taub Auditorium of the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades, 411 East Clinton Avenue, Tenafly, New Jersey. Attendance is

Ma’ayanot Plans Annual Day of Big Ideas

Ma’ayanot Yeshiva High School for Girls will present its 11th Annual Day of Big Ideas on Sunday, February 2, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. The keynote address will be given by Esther Slomnicki, teacher of biology, AP biology and anatomy, on the topic of “Knowledge and Privacy in Conflict: DNA Testing,” followed by breakout

Publicize Your Shidduch Event With L’Chaim Shidduch Organization

L’Chaim Shidduch Organization will be running its semiannual global community shidduch event from Sunday, January 26 through Monday, February 10. Women are encouraged to plan shidduch meetings in their communities and inform L’Chaim so the meetings can be posted on the L’Chaim website. Potential attendees are

NJ Jewish Community Plans Security and Safety Summit This Sunday

On Sunday, January 12, at 4 p.m., there will be a community-wide security and safety summit held at Bergen County Academies. The goals of the summit are threefold:

UNITY: We are one community. When one of us is ailing, we all are. We must stand together,

Kaplen JCC Early Childhood Center to Hold Open House for Prospective Families on Sunday

Join the Kaplen JCC for Bake-a-palooza: A Family Baking Experience, on Sunday, Jan 12, at 10:30 a.m. In addition to a taste of culinary arts, all prospective families can tour the school, visit classrooms and get an inside look at how they create life-long learners. RSVP required:

MacKay Ice Rink Is Ready For Yeshiva Week

MacKay Ice Rink, located at 130 W Englewood Ave. in Englewood, offers the following public sessions:

Sundays: 2-5 p.m.

Mondays: 3:30-5 p.m.

Healthcare LinkedIn Networking Event Planned in Teaneck on Wednesday

When people hear the word “networking,” they typically think of face-to-face meetings and using connections to meet others for the purpose of advancing their business prospects. LinkedIn has taken that concept to the next level, making networking easier and more profitable than ever, provided individuals are skilled in its use.

NCSY Inspires at Annual Yarchei Kallah

How can you possibly convey:

the wide range of programs

the exceptional level of preparation

the powerful personability of the professional staff

Challah Bake and a Dose of Torah

(Courtesy of YIFL) On Sunday evening, January 5, the Blumenthal family hosted an event at the Young Israel of Fair Lawn in commemoration of the 17th yahrtzeit of Stephanie Shatkin, mother of Leah Blumenthal. Approximately 30 women took part in a challah bake in which each woman made her

OU Women’s Initiative Launches Nach Yomi Program, “Torat Imecha”

(Courtesy of OU) The OU Women’s Initiative, a division of the Orthodox Union, is launching a new Nach Yomi initiative called “Torat Imecha,” building on the success of the Shoshana Grossman Nach Yomi program. Torat Imecha is dedicated by Eta Brandman Klaristenfeld in memory of her aunt Malka Nussbaum, Malka Esther Bat Tzvi