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Apr 19, 2019
Erev Pesach
Apr 20 - Apr 27, 2019
Pesach
Apr

2 2019

The Unknown History of Jews and Human Rights

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

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

2018 marks the seventieth anniversary of two momentous events in twentieth-century history: the birth of the State of…

Apr

3 2019

The Stories of Chelm

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Beth Chaim
329 Village Road East
Princeton Junction, NJ 08550

Chelm was a town of simpletons, a mythical place...or was it? Join Cantor Stuart Binder for a look at how these stori…

Apr

3 2019

Jewish Movie Night: Dough

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Congregation Brothers of Israel
530 Washington Crossing Road
Newtown, PA 18940

Nat Dayan, the owner of a Jewish bakery, hires Muslim African immigrant Ayyash Habimana to work in the shop. Ayyash d…

Apr

4 2019

The Poetry of Passover

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Beth Chaim
329 Village Road East
Princeton Junction, NJ 08550

The Poetry of Passover
Thursdays, April 4, 11 and 18, 2019, 10am-11am

From the Song of the Sea to Israel to modern fem…

Apr

4 2019

The Poetry of Passover

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Beth Chaim
329 Village Road East
PRINCETON JUNCTION, NJ 08550

The Poetry of Passover
Thursday, April 4⋅10:00 – 11:00am

Description: From the Song of the Sea to Israel to modern…

Apr

4 2019

Adath Israel Ripped from the Headlines

10:30AM - 11:30AM  

McCaffrey’s Food Market
Edgewood Village Shopping Center
635 Heacock Road
Yardley, PA 19067

Adath Israel's rabbi, Ben Adler, leads an informal discussion of current events and what Judaism has to say about…

Apr

4 2019

Women's Philanthropy

11:00AM - 1:00PM  

Women's Philanthropy Event

Apr

4 2019

Great Minds Salon: Using Israeli Technology To Take On The World

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

The Jewish Center Princeton
435 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08540

Allon Bloch will be speaking about “Using Israeli Technology To Take On The World”.

Using Israeli technology to ta…

Apr

5 2019

Beth El Synagogue Spring into Shabbat

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Beth El Synagogue
50 Maple Stream Road
East Windsor , NJ 08520

Family Shabbat B’Yachad Service/ Regular Friday Night Service at Beth El Synagogue in East Windsor followed by…

Apr

5 2019

Shalom Shabbat - Wine & Cheese Reception

6:00PM - 6:30PM  

The Jewish Center Princeton
435 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08540

2 monthly opportunities to share Shabbat at TJC

Wine & Cheese Reception prior to Kabbalat Shabbat Services
First Frida…

Apr

6 2019

Torah Study

8:45AM - 9:45AM  

Congregation Beth Chaim
329 Village Road East
PRINCETON JUNCTION, NJ 08550

Join Beth Chaim for bagels and Torah Study in our Chapel. Bring some friends or family if you like!

Apr

7 2019

Blood Drive

8:00AM - 1:00PM  

Congregation Beth Chaim
329 Village Road East
Princeton Junction, NJ 08550

The Beth Chaim's Men's Club will be hosting a blood drive from 8 am to 1 pm. Please come out and donate! Thanks.

Apr

7 2019

Youth Mental Health First Aid

8:30AM - 5:00PM  

First Baptist Church of Hightstown
125 Main Street
Hightstown, NJ 08520

JFCS presents: Youth Mental Health First Aid

Identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substan…

Apr

7 2019

Sunday Programs for 3-5 Year Olds

9:00AM - 12:00PM  

The Jewish Center
435 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08540

Ganon & Gan Katan
2 Fun and Exciting Sunday Morning Programs
For Pre-school children ages 3-5
Open to the Community
T…

Apr

7 2019

PJ Library and JFCS invite you to join us for a fun morning of meeting the author, Jodi Berman, of Tales of the Giant…

Apr

7 2019

Rutgers Hillel Annual Gala

12:00PM - 9:00PM  

Rutgers Hillel
70 College Ave.
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Annual event honoring community leaders, supporters and students.

Apr

7 2019

J-Serve- International Day of Youth Service

Apr

7 2019

Pre-Pesach Kosher and Israeli Wine Tasting

3:00PM - 5:00PM  

Home of Robin and Alan Wallack

This is a thank you reception for Foundation fund holders and legacy donors.

Apr

7 2019

How to Lead a Kick-Ass Seder

4:00PM - 6:00PM  

The Jewish Center Princeton
435 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08540

Passover (a.k.a. the year’s most complicated dinner party) will be here before we know it. Archie Gottesman – co-…

Apr

9 2019

Mosaic and Mikvah: Synagogues in Ancient Israel

12:30PM - 2:30PM  

The Jewish Center Princeton
435 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08540

Brown bag dairy lunch. Coffee and pastries will be served.

Join us for a visual tour of archaeological finds in Israel…

Apr

9 2019

Beth El Synagogue Passover Storytime

4:45PM - 6:00PM  

Beth El Synagogue
50 Maple Stream Road
East Windsor, NJ 08520

Beth El Synagogue of East Windsor will be sponsoring a Passover Storytime with a craft, story and snack at the…

Apr

9 2019

Jewish Center Women presents: Israeli Dancing

7:30PM - 8:30PM  

The Jewish Center Princeton
435 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08540

Put on your dancing shoes! Back by popular demand, Israeli dancing is happening again at TJC!
Join Vera Galleid, Isra…

Apr

10 2019

Fused Glass Mezuzah Making Class

6:30PM - 8:30PM  

Congregation Beth Chaim
329 Village Road East
Princeton Junction, NJ 08550

Congregation Beth Chaim Sisterhood Presents - Fused Glass Mezuzah Making Class.

Beth Chaim welcomes instructor Leanne …

Apr

10 2019

AJC Central NJ Board Meeting

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

AJC Central NJ Board Meeting

Apr

10 2019

Jewish Movie Night: Shalom Y'All

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Congregation Brothers of Israel
530 Washington Crossing Road
Newtown, PA 18940

Traveling in a vintage Cadillac, filmmaker Brian Bain, a third generation Jew from New Orleans, sets out on a 4200-mi…

Apr

10 2019

Torah on Tap

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

The Jewish Center Princeton
435 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08540

Join us for our monthly gathering at KIXX – the Sports Bar in Kingston as we gather to share some food, a good beer…

Apr

11 2019

Challah Bake

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

The Jewish Center Princeton
435 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08540

Join us for a very special Challah Bake program for children ages 12-36 months and their adult people!
We will make …

Apr

11 2019

The Poetry of Passover

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Beth Chaim
329 Village Road East
Princeton Junction, NJ 08550

The Poetry of Passover
Thursdays, April 4, 11 and 18, 2019, 10am-11am

From the Song of the Sea to Israel to modern fem…

Apr

11 2019

Beth El Synagogue Seniors’ April Meeting

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Christine Mahler
50 Maple Stream Road
East Windsor , 08520

Beth El Synagogue of East Windsor Seniors group and Jewish Family and Children Services invite you to join in their…

Apr

11 2019

Rosh Chodesh Nisan

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

Congregation Beth Chaim
329 Village Road East
Princeton Junction, NJ 08550

Rosh Chodesh Nisan
The Women of Passover

Join us for prayer, meditation and music followed by discussion and text stud…

Apr

11 2019

Rosh Chodesh Nisan - The Women of Passover

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

Congregation Beth Chaim
329 Village Road East
Princeton Junction, NJ 08550

Women's Discussion Group - Rosh Chodesh Nisan The Women of Passover.

Join Beth Chaim for prayer, meditiation and music…

Apr

11 2019

Jews, Health and Healing

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

The Jewish Center Princeton
435 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08540

Join The Jewish Center for a special presentation and discussion by Rabbi Vanessa Ochs, PhD on the topic of Jews, Hea…

Apr

12 2019

Family Tot Shabbat

6:00PM - 6:45PM  

Darra lipper
Congregation Beth Chaim
329 Village Road East
PRINCETON JUNCTION, NJ 08550

Join us for pizza followed by a short, interactive family service! $5 per person donation is suggested.

Apr

12 2019

Shalom Shabbat Pot Luck Dinner with Cantor Jeff

7:30PM - 8:30PM  

The Jewish Center Princeton
435 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08540

2 monthly opportunities to share Shabbat at TJC

Wine & Cheese Reception prior to Kabbalat Shabbat Services
First Frida…

Apr

12 2019

Tot Shabbat

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Congregation Brothers of Israel
530 Washington Crossing Road
Newtown, PA 18940

Parents and children from 6 months to five years are invited to join Rabbi Gaber for an age appropriate Shabbat celeb…

Apr

13 2019

Torah Study

8:45AM - 9:45AM  

Congregation Beth Chaim
329 Village Road East
PRINCETON JUNCTION, NJ 08550

Join Beth Chaim for bagels and Torah Study in our Chapel. Bring some friends or family if you like!

Apr

13 2019

Shabbat Katan

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

The Jewish Center Princeton
435 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08540

Shabbat Katan is a monthly service designed for Preschool/Kindergarten-aged children and their families. Warm and spi…

Apr

13 2019

Adath Israel Ripped from the Headlines -Shabbat Edition

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Adath Israel Congregation
1958 Lawrenceville Rd.
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648

Adath Israel Shabbat Edition of Ripped from the Headlines - after Shabbat Services. During Kiddush lunch , Rabbi…

Apr

14 2019

10 Jewish Sensibilities

9:00AM - 10:00AM  

Congregation Beth Chaim
329 Village Road East
Princeton Junction, NJ 08550

Vanessa Ochs created a list of 10 values which she feels define the Jewish experience. This class will examine her li…

Apr

14 2019

10 Jewish Sensibilities

9:00AM - 10:00AM  

Congregation Beth Chaim
329 Village Road East
Princeton Junction, NJ 08550

Beth Chaim's Director of Life Long Education, Anne Berman-Waldorf will be taking a look at those core beliefs that de…

Apr

14 2019

Adath Israel Tot Sunday Funday

9:00AM - 10:15AM  

Adath Israel Congregation
1958 Lawrenceville Road
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648

A special program for parents and pre – K kids that teaches our youngest learners about Judaism in a social and fun…

Apr

14 2019

Sunday Programs for 3-5 Year Olds

9:00AM - 12:00PM  

The Jewish Center
435 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08540

Ganon & Gan Katan
2 Fun and Exciting Sunday Morning Programs
For Pre-school children ages 3-5
Open to the Community
T…

Apr

14 2019

The Great Afikomen Hunt - JCC Camp Open House

12:00PM - 3:00PM  

JCC Abrams Camps
148 Cedarville Rd
East Windsor, NJ 08520

Join “The Great Afikomen Hunt” at the JCC Abrams Camps Open House on Sunday, April 14th from 12-3pm. Take a tour …

Apr

14 2019

Passover Music & Crafts for Young Families

4:30PM - 6:30PM  

The Jewish Center
435 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08540

Join us as we Prep for Passover!

Crafts include: Plague Hand Puppets & Decorating Seder Plates
Plus we’ll be singing…

Apr

14 2019

Mercer County Jewish Genealogy Society at Beth El Synagogue April Meeting

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Beth El Synagogue
50 Maple Stream Road
East Windsor, NJ 08520

Beth El Synagogue of East Windsor, Mercer County Jewish Genealogy Society presents “Genealogy Help Night”.

Apr

18 2019

The Poetry of Passover

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Beth Chaim
329 Village Road East
Princeton Junction, NJ 08550

The Poetry of Passover
Thursdays, April 4, 11 and 18, 2019, 10am-11am

From the Song of the Sea to Israel to modern fem…

Apr

18 2019

Nosh and Knowledge

12:30PM - 1:30PM  

Congregation Beth Chaim
329 Village Road East
Princeton Junction, NJ 08550

Nosh and Knowledge…
a lunch and discussion beginning at 12:30pm
$5 donation requested for lunch
RSVP to JFCS, 609-9…

Apr

20 2019

Torah Study

8:45AM - 9:45AM  

Congregation Beth Chaim
329 Village Road East
PRINCETON JUNCTION, NJ 08550

Join Beth Chaim for bagels and Torah Study in our Chapel. Bring some friends or family if you like!

Apr

20 2019

Community Second Seder

6:00PM - 9:30PM  

Stockton Fire House
9 Mill St.
Stockton, NJ 08559

Get ready to sing, dance, and enjoy the celebration of Passover led by Rabbi Diana Miller, activity co-organizer for …

Apr

21 2019

10 Jewish Sensibilities

9:00AM - 10:00AM  

Congregation Beth Chaim
329 Village Road East
Princeton Junction, NJ 08550

Beth Chaim's Director of Life Long Education, Anne Berman-Waldorf will be taking a look at those core beliefs that de…

Apr

21 2019

Sunday Programs for 3-5 Year Olds

9:00AM - 12:00PM  

The Jewish Center
435 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08540

Ganon & Gan Katan
2 Fun and Exciting Sunday Morning Programs
For Pre-school children ages 3-5
Open to the Community
T…

Apr

25 2019

General Board Meeting

Apr

27 2019

Torah Study

8:45AM - 9:45AM  

Congregation Beth Chaim
329 Village Road East
PRINCETON JUNCTION, NJ 08550

Join Beth Chaim for bagels and Torah Study in our Chapel. Bring some friends or family if you like!

Apr

27 2019

Mother's Day Gift Bags

11:00AM - 1:00PM  

Congregation Beth Chaim
329 Village Road East
Princeton Junction, NJ 08550

Mother's Day Gift Bags for HomeFront and Jewish Family & Children Services

Beth Chaim's Sisterhood will once again be …

Apr

28 2019

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May

5 2019

Mission to Berlin & Budapest

7:00AM - 9:00PM  

Join Federation on a once-in-a-lifetime journey to Berlin and Budapest, exploring the modern and the ancient and reco…

Apr

28 2019

10 Jewish Sensibilities

9:00AM - 10:00AM  

Congregation Beth Chaim
329 Village Road East
Princeton Junction, NJ 08550

Beth Chaim's Director of Life Long Education, Anne Berman-Waldorf will be taking a look at those core beliefs that de…

Apr

28 2019

Sunday Programs for 3-5 Year Olds

9:00AM - 12:00PM  

The Jewish Center
435 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08540

Ganon & Gan Katan
2 Fun and Exciting Sunday Morning Programs
For Pre-school children ages 3-5
Open to the Community
T…

Apr

28 2019

Youth Mental Health First Aid

9:00AM - 5:30PM  

Jewish Family & Children's Service
707 Alexander Road, Suite 102
Princeton, NJ 08540

JFCS presents: Youth Mental Health First Aid

Identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substan…

Apr

28 2019

Break the Bread Fast Bagel Brunch

9:15AM - 11:15AM  

Gina Caplan
530 Washington Crossing Road
Newtown, PA 18940

Enough with the matzoh already! The CBOI Caring Committee has fresh bagels and schmear, fruit and pastries for you th…

Apr

28 2019

Break the Bread Fast Bagel Brunch

9:15AM - 11:15AM  

Gina Caplan
530 Washington Crossing Road
Newtown, PA 18940

Enough with the matzoh already! The CBOI Caring Committee has fresh bagels and schmear, fruit and pastries for you th…

Apr

28 2019

The Annual Yom Hashoah Interfaith Commorative Service

1:00PM - 3:00PM  

Adath Israel Congretation

Lawrenceville, ,

The Julius and Dorothy Koppelman Holocaust/Genocide Resource Center at Rider University and Adath Israel Congregation…

Apr

28 2019

Israeli Security Strategies: Challenges and Opportunities

3:00PM - 5:00PM  

The Jewish Center Princeton
435 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08540

Presented by: Dr. Jonathan Shimshoni

A scholarly presentation about Israeli security strategy where it is challenged, …

Apr

30 2019

Women's Self-Defense Class

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Congregation Beth Chaim
329 Village Road East
Princeton Junction, NJ 08550

Sponsored by Beth Chaim Sisterhood - Women's Self-Defense Class

For ages 14 and over. Bring your mothers, daughters, s…