JCC of Central NJ: Virtual Jewish Film Festival


Virtual Jewish Film Festival – October – Each film will have a 72 hour link PERSIAN LESSONS Based on true events. A young Jewish Belgian man is arrested by SS soldiers and barely escapes execution by swearing that he is not Jewish, but Persian. His assigned mission is to teach Farsi to the officer in […]

JCC MetroWest Trip to Charleston and Savannah

JCC MetroWest 760 Northfield Ave, West Orange

JCC Metrowest 760 Northfield Avenue West Orange, NJ 07052973-530-3480 Contact: Sharon Gordon 973-530-3480

CARES Meeting

Contact: Mara Gellman 973-929-3096


Temple Emanu-El: Bim Bom Babies

Temple Emanu-El 756 E. Broad Street, Westfield

Bim Bom Babies is for new parents and their pre-crawling babies! Join pediatric occupational therapist and certified lactation counselor, Riki Newman, for a meet up and support group for new moms and their infants! Class topics will include: Tummy Time Breast/Bottle feeding Milestones Vision development Sensory play and toy recommendations And more! This six week […]


NCJW-Essex Card and Mah Jongg Party

Crestmont Country Club (outdoors under a heated tent)

NCJW-Essex Card & Mah Jongg Party. A full day of play, buffet luncheon, and snacks. Sponsor: NCJW-Essex Crestmont Country Club 750 Eagle Rock Avenue West Orange, NJ 07052973-740-0588 Contact: Caitlin Higgins Joy 973-740-0588

Rutgers Bildner Center: Jewish Agriculturalism in the Garden State


Introducing a New Online Exhibit, Oct. 21, 1:00 p.m., on ZOOM Organized farming has been a key part of the Jewish experience in the modern world, though this history is largely unknown or forgotten. Dr. Jonathan Dekel-Chen (Hebrew University of Jerusalem) will introduce a new online exhibit that he developed as a visiting scholar at […]

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Unpacking the Mishlachat


Join Global Connections for a lively virtual program to welcome our new Israeli emissaries to Greater MetroWest. You’ll meet and get to know our shlichim and rishonim, hear from our leadership about what's new in our platforms, and get updates from our Israeli partners. Don't miss this special evening!


Tzedakah: The Jewish Approach to Giving


Why do you give? How does your Judaism affect your giving habits? This course will examine what Judaism has to say about the need to give charity: Who needs to give? How much should we give, and to whom? Why do you give? How does your Judaism affect your giving habits? Together we will examine […]