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Tzelem: A Moving Traditions Group for LGBTQ+ Teens in MetroWest New Jersey

Congregation Shomrei Emunah In Montclair, NJ is proud to partner with Moving Traditions to launch a Tzelem group for LGBTQ+ teens. This group is open to 7th - 12th graders across the MetroWest NJ region who identify as LGBTQ+. The goal of this group is to create a safe space for queer Jewish teens of […]

Yom Ha’Atzmaut Israel Block Party

*Whippany

Join your Greater MetroWest community in celebrating Israel’s birthday at our first-ever Yom Ha’Atzmaut Block Party!  You’ll enjoy: a delicious Israeli-style Kosher BBQ lunch and Kona Ice* shopping for Israeli products […]

Event Series Paris/Auschwitz: Remembering the Children

Paris/Auschwitz: Remembering the Children

Jewish Museum of New Jersey at Ahavas Sholom 145 Broadway, Newark

This exhibit of calligraphic paintings by New York artist Eleanor Winters is in memory of the Jewish children of Paris who were deported to the Nazi concentration camps during the Holocaust. Of the 6500 children deported between 1942 and1944, few if any survived. These emotionally evocative paintings are based on plaques installed throughout Paris in […]

Free

SOMA Interfaith Holocaust Remembrance Youth Program

Congregation Beth El 222 Irvington Ave, South Orange

SOMA Interfaith Holocaust Remembrance Youth Program Sunday, May 19, 2024 from 7:00pm – 9:00pm Michael Rubell, the son of a Holocaust survivor, will share his father’s story surviving five concentration camps. He’ll be joined by Amanda Lanceter, the former director of curriculum and instruction at the Museum of Jewish Heritage, for an interactive discussion and […]

Free

Beth El: Rabbi Jehiel Orenstein z”l Memorial Lecture

Congregation Beth El 222 Irvington Ave, South Orange

Rabbi Jehiel Orenstein z”l Memorial Lecture Sunday, May 19, 2024 @ 7:00PM Join for a fascinating evening of learning with Rabbi Dianne Cohler-Esses! Topic: God Consciousness: The Treacherous Journey of the Israelites from the Narrow Place of Egypt to Merchav Yah — the Divine Expanse.

Free