Friday, November 22, 2019


Teaneck’s Ari Greene Joins NY NCSY

(Courtesy of NY NCSY) NY NCSY is proud to announce that Teaneck resident Ari Greene is joining their team this fall as director of development for New York NCSY. Greene’s reputation precedes him. Having attended the Sy Syms School of Business at Yeshiva University, Greene has a strong background in roles including but not limited

Emunah of America Annual Dinner: Beat the Odds

(Courtesy of Emunah of America) The annual Emunah Dinner, one of New York’s premier Jewish fundraising events, will take place on Sunday evening, November 10, at Chelsea Piers. The gala will raise critical funds for Emunah’s life-saving work in Israel.

Emunah operates over 160 unique

Shiri Sher Debuts First Book at GBDS in Oakland

Sukkot celebrates the blessings and abundance of the fall harvest season for Jews around the world, completing the cycle of seasons begun at Pesach time. The early childhood classes at the Academies at Gerrard Berman Day School, located in Oakland, celebrated the harvest during the first weeks of

Rinat to Present Lecture On Fertility Preservation on Nov. 2

Congregation Rinat Yisrael, in conjunction with the Jewish Center of Teaneck and the Teaneck Yoetzet Initiative, is pleased to invite the community to a talk by Dr. Bat-Sheva Maslow discussing medical, ethical and halachic perspectives on fertility and fertility preservation.

Dr. Maslow is the

New Course Debuts at Lubavitch on the Palisades

Lubavitch on the Palisades presents a new six-week course, “Worrier to Warrior––Jewish Secrets to Feeling Good However You Feel.”

The course begins on Tuesday, Nov. 12, from 8 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at Lubavitch on the Palisades, 11 Harold St., Tenafly. Fee: $90 (textbook included). CEUs/CMEs

Kaplen JCC to Hold Annual Fall Boutique

The Kaplen JCC on the Palisades will be holding its annual Fall Boutique on Sunday, November 3, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. The event will feature a wide selection of holiday gifts, teacher gifts and gifts for you. Visit over 50 vendors—many of them new—who will exhibit decorative home furnishings, jewelry, women’s fashion and

Kaplen JCC Holds Workshop For Widows and Widowers: You Are Not Alone

(Courtesy of Kaplen JCC on the Palisades) This bereavement group for those recently widowed provides people with a meaningful opportunity to share their feelings with others who understand. Therapist Judy Brauner, LCSW, who has been leading bereavement workshops at the JCC for years,

JCCNNJ Senior Programs Planned at Temple Beth Sholom

Temple Beth Sholom in Fair Lawn will be  the new home for the JCC of Northern New Jersey’s senior adult programs. Many are familiar with, or have participated in the programs, which were formerly housed at Temple Beth Or in Washington Township. The programs will move to Temple Beth Sholom beginning on Tuesday, Nov. 5.

Medicare Information Program To Be Held in Englewood

Age-Friendly Englewood will present an information program on Medicare Annual Enrollment on Tuesday, November 5, 9:30-11:00 a.m., at Congregation Ahavath Torah, 240 Broad Avenue, in Englewood.

A SHIP (State Health Insurance Assistance Program) counselor from

Teaneck Volunteer Ambulance Corps Sponsors Blood Drive

On Monday, November 5, Teaneck residents, and those in surrounding communities, will have the opportunity to help family and friends by participating in a blood drive. Hosted by the Teaneck Volunteer Ambulance Squad, the event is managed by Montvale-based Vitalant, and will be held at 835 Windsor Road in Teaneck, on

Save the Date for Wine, Sushi And Singles Ages 40-55

Join singles age 40-55 on Saturday night, November 23, 7:30-10:30 p.m. for “Wine, Sushi and Singles” in Teaneck and learn how to make sushi.

RSVP required. Early bird RSVP by November 4: $40; $45 thereafter. RSVP to [email protected].

SSDS Will Commemorate Kielce Pogrom Tragedy

As part of a yearly program to commemorate Kristallnacht, on Thursday, Nov. 7, Solomon Schechter Day School of Bergen County will host a screening of the award-winning film, “Bogdan’s Journey,” which recounts the story of a Catholic Pole who launched a crusade to reconcile Poles and Jews over a massacre that happened 69 years