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Dec 23, 2019
Chanukah
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Chanukah
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Christmas
Dec 26, 2019
Chanukah
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Dec

2 2019

15th Annual FIDF New Jersey Tribute Dinner

6:30PM - 9:30PM  

The Venetain
546 River Drive
Garfield, NJ 07026

 

Join us at our 15th Annual FIDF New Jersey Tribute Dinner at the Venetian.

Dec

2 2019

Adult Forum

12:30PM - 2:30PM  

Congregation B'nai israel
160 Millburn Avenue NJ,
Millburn, NJ 07041

 

Thursdays at 12:30 p.m. September 12, October 3, October 31, November 14, December 5 and December 19

Dec

2 2019

Monday Morning Modules Four Unique Topics in One Course

9:30AM - 10:30AM  

Congregation B'nai Israel
160 Millburn Avenue
Millburn , NJ 07041

 

A variety of short-term offerings on different topics that comprise an engaging and interactive learning experience:

Dec

2 2019

Synagogue Inclusion Webinar

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

 

Synagogue Inclusion Webinar

Dec

2 2019

Talmud Study: Origins of Jewish Prayer with Rabbi Akiba Lubow - VIRTUAL

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation B'nai Israel
160 Millburn Avenue
Millburn, NJ 07041

In this class we will enter the extraordinary world of the Talmud, arguably the most important Jewish text after the …

Dec

3 2019

ABLE Professional Advisory Committee (PAC) Meeting

9:00AM - 10:30AM  

JESPY
110 Irvington Avenue
South Orange, NJ

 

ABLE Professional Advisory Committee (PAC) Meeting

Dec

3 2019

Giving Tuesday Phonathon

9:00AM - 9:00PM  

Jewish Federation of GreaterMW
901 Route 10
Whippany, NJ 07981

 

Daytime and evening phonathon in support of UJA 2020 Annual Campaign

Dec

3 2019

 

JNF Women for Israel Event

Dec

3 2019

Women's Philanthropy Cellathon

9:00AM - 11:00AM  

Private Homes

 

Women's Philanthropy Cellathon for 2020 Campaign.

Dec

3 2019

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Dec

4 2019

Honeymoon Israel Interviews

9:00AM - 5:00PM  

 

Honeymoon Israel Interviews

Dec

4 2019

to
Dec

12 2019

WP Mission to Morocco

9:00AM - 5:00PM  

 

WP Mission to Morocco

Dec

5 2019

JCC Metrowest Trip to Cuba

9:00AM - 11:59PM  

 

JCC Metrowest Trip to Cuba

Dec

5 2019

The Ethical Life: Jewish Values in an Age of Choice

9:30AM - 10:30AM  

Congregation B'nai Israel
160 Millburn Avenue
Millburn, NJ 07041

 

Timely Topics with the Rabbi The Ethical Life: Jewish Values in an Age of Choice

Dec

5 2019

The JCC TEEN SHOW

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

The JCC MetroWest
760 Northfield ave
west Orange, NJ 07052

 

The Teen Show is grade 7-12

Dec

6 2019

JCC Metrowest Trip to Cuba

9:00AM - 11:59PM  

 

JCC Metrowest Trip to Cuba

Dec

7 2019

JCC Metrowest Trip to Cuba

9:00AM - 11:59PM  

 

JCC Metrowest Trip to Cuba

Dec

7 2019

NEXT DOR LATKE VODKA

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

Celebrate How Federation Drives the Community with old friends and new!
Includes open bar, food, and entertainment
Di…

Dec

8 2019

Concert with Neshama Carlebach and Metropolitan Klezmer

4:00PM - 7:00PM  

Temple Beth O'r Beth Torah
111 Valley Road
Clark, NJ 07066

 

Arnold Young Memorial Concert with guest artists Neshama Carlebach and Metropolitan Klezmer, and a special TBOBT musi…

Dec

8 2019

JCC Metrowest Trip to Cuba

9:00AM - 11:59PM  

 

JCC Metrowest Trip to Cuba

Dec

8 2019

Learn to Babysit for Children with Disabilities

2:30PM - 5:30PM  

JCC MetroWest
760 Northfield Ave
West Orange, NJ

 

Learn to Babysit for Children with Disabilities

Dec

8 2019

MJCBY Community Blood Drive

8:30AM - 1:30PM  

Morristown Jewish Center Beit Yisrael
177 Speedwell Ave
Morristown, NJ 07960

 

MJCBY Annual Blood Drive

Dec

8 2019

Meet the Author Series at Temple B'nai Or

4:00PM - 7:00PM  

Temple B'nai Or
60 Overlook Road
Morristown, NJ 07960

 

Temple B'nai Or's next Meet the Author Series welcomes Julie Orringer. Ms. Orringer will discuss her newest book,…

Dec

9 2019

JCC Metrowest Trip to Cuba

9:00AM - 11:59PM  

 

JCC Metrowest Trip to Cuba

Dec

9 2019

JSDD Board of Trustees Meeting

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

JSDD
270 Pleasant Valley Way
West Orange, NJ 07052

 

JSDD Board of Trustees Meeting

Dec

9 2019

Monday Morning Modules Four Unique Topics in One Course

9:30AM - 10:30AM  

Congregation B'nai Israel
160 Millburn Avenue
Millburn , NJ 07041

 

A variety of short-term offerings on different topics that comprise an engaging and interactive learning experience:

Dec

9 2019

Talmud Study: Origins of Jewish Prayer with Rabbi Akiba Lubow - VIRTUAL

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation B'nai Israel
160 Millburn Avenue
Millburn, NJ 07041

In this class we will enter the extraordinary world of the Talmud, arguably the most important Jewish text after the …

Dec

10 2019

Here.Now.GMW - Teen Workshop

6:30PM - 8:00PM  

JCC of Central NJ
1391 Martine Avenue
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

 

Greater MetroWest ABLE invites you to be a part of Here.Now.GMW – a teen-led in-person and online initiative…

Dec

10 2019

JCC Metrowest Trip to Cuba

9:00AM - 11:59PM  

 

JCC Metrowest Trip to Cuba

Dec

10 2019

More than Just Mosaics: The Ancient Synagogue at Huqoq in Israel's Galilee

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Rutgers University, Douglass Student Center
100 George Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

 

Since 2011, Professor Jodi Magness has been directing excavations in the ancient village of Huqoq in Israel's Galilee…

Dec

10 2019

The December Money Dilemma Explored @ TBA Rosh Hodesh

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Temple B'nai Abraham
300 East Northfield Road
entrance on E Cedar Street
Livingston, NJ 07039

 

On Tuesday, December 10, at 7:30 PM, Temple B'nai Abraham's Sisterhood-The Women's Connection Rosh Hodesh program, …

Dec

11 2019

One Book, One Community Jewish Book Read

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Karen Sanders
1391 Martine Ave
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

 

Jennifer Cody Epstein will be discussing her new book WUNDERLAND

Dec

12 2019

AIPAC NJ Club Briefing

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Torat El
301 Monmouth Rd
Oakhurst, NJ 07755

 

An opportunity to engage the NJ pro-Israel community in wider conversations about the US-Israel relationship and how …

Dec

12 2019

Peoplehood Workshop

6:30PM - 9:30PM  

 

Peoplehood Workshop

Dec

12 2019

The Ethical Life: Jewish Values in an Age of Choice

9:30AM - 10:30AM  

Congregation B'nai Israel
160 Millburn Avenue
Millburn, NJ 07041

 

Timely Topics with the Rabbi The Ethical Life: Jewish Values in an Age of Choice

Dec

14 2019

5 Senses of Judaism - Hanukah

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Beth Hatikvah
36 Chatham Road
Summit, NJ 07901

 

Join us for a fun-filled morning to explore Hanukah using our 5 senses! Program is free and meant for children under …

Dec

15 2019

DREIDEL PALOOZA W/MAPLEWOODSHOP!

4:00PM - 5:30PM  

JCC MetroWest
Leon and Toby Cooperman Building/Ross Family Campus
760 Northfield Avenue
West Orange, NJ

It's time to get ready for Hanukkah! Join us for dreidel making fun with Maplewoodshop* and MORE! Create your own str…

Dec

15 2019

It's a Hanukkah Party!

3:30AM - 5:00AM  

Morris County Cultural Center
300 Menham Road
Morris Township , NJ 07960

 

Enjoy latkes, gelt and dreidel. Sample sufganiyot from different bakeries and vote for your favorite!

Dec

15 2019

Menorah Workshop at The Home Depot

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

The Home Depot of Dover
530 Mt Pleasant Ave
Dover, NJ 07801

 

Limited space. Must RSVP online. www.onetorahway.org/youth

Dec

15 2019

PJ Library Jewish Family Fun with MaplewoodShop

3:30PM - 5:00PM  

JCC MetroWest

West Orange, NJ

 

Create your own string art Hanukkah keepsake and celebrate with family and friends!

Dec

16 2019

Monday Morning Modules Four Unique Topics in One Course

9:30AM - 10:30AM  

Congregation B'nai Israel
160 Millburn Avenue
Millburn , NJ 07041

 

A variety of short-term offerings on different topics that comprise an engaging and interactive learning experience:

Dec

16 2019

Synagogue Executive Director's Meeting

2:00PM - 3:00PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest NJ
Aidekman Family Campus
901 Route 10, P.O. Box 929
Whippany, NJ 07981

 

Greater MetroWest Synagogue Executive Director's Meeting

Dec

16 2019

Talmud Study: Origins of Jewish Prayer with Rabbi Akiba Lubow - VIRTUAL

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation B'nai Israel
160 Millburn Avenue
Millburn, NJ 07041

In this class we will enter the extraordinary world of the Talmud, arguably the most important Jewish text after the …

Dec

16 2019

Talmudic Texts with Rabbi Vaisberg at TBA

12:30PM - 1:30PM  

Temple B'nai Abraham
300 East Northfield Road (entrance on E Cedar St)
Livingston, NJ 07039

 

Join us at Temple B'nai Abraham beginning on Monday, December 16 12:30 PM, as we will continue to dive into twelve…

Dec

17 2019

AIPAC Emerging Leaders Initiative Event with Amanda Berman

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

Provided upon RSVP
Provided upon RSVP
Livingston, NJ 07039

 

This is the NJ AIPAC ELI event for our 30s-40s community.

Dec

17 2019

 

Daughters of Israel Board of Governors Meeting

Dec

17 2019

Keren Ness Board Meeting

8:30AM - 10:30AM  

 

Keren Ness Board Meeting

Dec

18 2019

ABLE Committee Meeting

9:00AM - 10:30AM  

Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest
901 Route 10
Whippany, NJ

 

ABLE Committee Meeting

Dec

18 2019

CARES and ABLE Meeting

9:00AM - 10:30AM  

Jewish Federation of GMW, Aidekman Campus
901 Route 10
Whippany, NJ 07981

 

CARES meeting in conjunction with ABLE

Dec

18 2019

JFS of Central NJ Gala Dinner

6:00PM - 9:30PM  

Crystal Plaza
305 W. Northfield Road
Livingston, NJ 07039

 

Annual Gala Dinner for JFS of Central NJ

Dec

18 2019

TBA Book Group with Rabbi Daivd Vaisberg

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Temple B'nai Abraham
300 East Northfield Road (entrance on E Cedar St)
Livingston, NJ 07039

 

The Temple B’nai Abraham Book Group led by Rabbi David Z. Vaisberg, M.A.R.E., M.A.H.L, will have engaging,…

Dec

19 2019

Federation - Unified Allocations Meeting

6:30PM - 8:30PM  

Aidekman Campus
901 Route 10
Whippany, NJ 07981

 

Federation - Unified Allocations Meeting

Dec

19 2019

NJ ELI Briefing with Amanda Berman

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Nabatian house
Thames rd.
Livingston, NJ 07039

 

An opportunity for those in our Emerging Leadership Initiative (30s&40s) to engage in wider conversations about the U…

Dec

22 2019

Chanukah - First Candle

5:30PM - 6:00PM  

Jewish Federation
901 Route 10
Whippany, NJ 07981

 

Candle lighting - first night of Chanukah

Dec

23 2019

Talmud Study: Origins of Jewish Prayer with Rabbi Akiba Lubow - VIRTUAL

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation B'nai Israel
160 Millburn Avenue
Millburn, NJ 07041

In this class we will enter the extraordinary world of the Talmud, arguably the most important Jewish text after the …

Dec

24 2019

JCC Metrowest Annual Free Film - December 24th

12:00AM - 9:00PM  

JCC Metrowest
760 Northfield Avenue
West Orange, NJ 07052

 

Set in a Chinese restaurant "Dreaming of a Jewish Christmas" is an offbeat, irreverent musical documentary that…

Dec

25 2019

Klezmer Kafe at Chinese Dinner at B'nai Shalom

6:30PM - 8:30PM  

B'nai Shalom
300 Pleasant Valley Way
West Orange, NJ 07052

 

Looking for something to do on December 25? B'nai Shalom's Klezmer Kafe is the place to be. We'll celebrate…

Dec

25 2019

MJCBY Hanukkiah Lighting on the Green

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

Morristown Jewish Center Beit Yisrael
177 Speedwell Ave
Morristown, NJ 07960

 

Join MJCBY and B'nai Or as we light the Hanukkiah on Morristown Green.
Return to MJCBY at 6:15 PM for a Kosher Chines…

Dec

26 2019

Interviewing 101: Acing the Subject They Don't Teach in College

11:00AM - 3:00PM  

Jewish Vocational Service of MetroWest
354 Eisenhower Pkwy, Plaza One, Ste. 2150
Livingston, NJ 07039

 

Looking for a summer job–or preparing to start your career? Mastering the art of interviewing is key to getting hir…

Dec

29 2019

Chanukah On Ice

6:00PM - 7:30PM  

aspen ice
16 Aspen Dr
randolph, NJ 07869

 

If you are looking for a unique way to have some Chanukah fun this season, what could be more delightful than a combi…

Dec

29 2019

Public Community Menorah Lighting

4:30PM - 6:00PM  

Randolph Community Center
30 Calais Road
Randolph, NJ 07869

 

PUBLIC MENORAH TO LIGHT UP RANDOLPH, AS PART OF WORLD'S LARGEST CHANUKAH OBSERVANCE  

Chabad of Randolph To Light Up…

Dec

30 2019

Talmud Study: Origins of Jewish Prayer with Rabbi Akiba Lubow - VIRTUAL

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation B'nai Israel
160 Millburn Avenue
Millburn, NJ 07041

In this class we will enter the extraordinary world of the Talmud, arguably the most important Jewish text after the …