Nefesh B’Nefesh VIRTUAL Webinar: Communities in Israel: Haifa for Families

Join NBN and representatives from the Olim Department of the City of Haifa to learn more about the many advantages of choosing Haifa as your family's home in Israel. The Olim Department offers special services for Olim from all over the world including special trips, dedicated ulpanim. Topics will include: - Haifa's diverse choice of

Jewish Federation Unorthodox

Join us for a virtual conversation about real life journeys from the ultra-orthodox to the modern world. Discussion moderated by Lani Santo, Executive Director, Footsteps. Hear real-life stories of finding one’s voice.

Jewish Culture & Jewish Awareness – Episode 23: Hannah Arendt

Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey 50 Eisenhower Drive, Paramus

Dustin Hausner, the Jewish Outreach and Program Director at the Wayne YMCA interviews Roger Berkowitz, Founder and Academic Director, The Hannah Arendt Center for Politics and Humanities: Hannah Arendt was a famous and controversial thinker and writer. Through this interview we explore some of the history of Hannah Arendt, her writings, views and the work

Free

20th Anniversary Play Fore! the Kids

Montammy Golf Club Route 9-W and Montammy Drive, Alpine

Come Play Fore! the Kids Monday, August 3, 2020 at Montammy Golf Club, Alpine NJ. Golf, Tennis, Mah Jongg, Canasta and a fabulous evening with Comedy and Auctions. Details to follow.

Jewish Federation – Raising consciousness: Anti-racism and the Jewish community – Part 3

Where Do We Go From Here -  Hear from leaders in the black community and learn what you can do to help create a more equitable environment.  Presenters:  Cheryl Green Rosario, - social innovator, people weaver, and advocate for all.  An expert in philanthropy, inclusion, diversity, and equity.  For more information, please contact Ariella Noveck at AriellaN@jfnnj.org.

Drive Inn Movie

Wayne YMCA 1 Pike Drive, Wayne

You will see attached to this email a flyer for an upcoming drive in event this Wednesday, August 5th at 8:00pm. We will be showing a short film titled The Light of Fire. If you wish to attend it is a $10 fee and you must register in advance. You can register by clicking on

$10

Nefesh B’Nefesh VIRTUAL Webinar: Medical Licensing: Nurses

Online

Transferring your nursing license to a new country can seem like a daunting task. Join us to learn step by step how to convert your license and seamlessly transition your career to Israel with Rina Shimonov, Coordinator of Accreditation and Registration, Nursing Department at the Ministry of Health and Ronen Fuxman, Director of Government Advocacy

Free

Jewish Culture & Jewish Awareness Episode 24: Jewish American Military History

Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey 50 Eisenhower Drive, Paramus

Dustin Hausner the Jewish Outreach and Program Director at the Wayne YMCA interviews Colonel Carl A. Singer Ph.D., Former National Commander Jewish War Veterans 2016-2017: Join Colonel Carl A. Singer as he does a presentation on Jewish American Military History and the history of the organization the Jewish War Veterans.

Free

Jewish Federation – From Both Sides: The Real Aliyah Story

Join in a conversation between two leading rabbis: Rabbi Shmuel Goldin and Rabbi Larry Rothwachs. Together they will explore ways in which the Israeli and diaspora communities can better understand each other, acknowledge their differing experiences, and find ways to work together. Bruce Brafman and Rena Schlussel, Co-chairs For more information contact Ariella Noveck |

Jewish Federation – Shalom Baby Kabbalat Shabbat

Enjoy a virtual live Kabbalat Shabbat program with your little ones, Matty Roxx and his rockin’ guitar! Matty will help us welcome in Shabbat and celebrate together! This program includes a FREE For more info contact: Kim Schwartzman - KimberlyS@jfnnj.org or Marin Schloss Carosia - MarinC@jfnnj.org

Jewish Federation Supplies for Success – Pack at Federation

Schedule a time to pack backpacks in a reserved Pop-Up tent for you, your family, and friends (no more than 8 people per tent) Sunday, August 16 (Raindate Monday, August 17). Times will be staggered so all tents can be sanitized between time slots. There is a required donation of $50.00 but if you'd like

TABC Graduation

15676 1600 Queen Ann Road, Teaneck

2020 Graduation ( re-scheduled)

Jewish Federation – The Plot against America

Based on the novel by Philip Roth, the HBO miniseries, The Plot Against America, follows a working-class Jewish family in New Jersey as they watch the political rise of Charles Lindbergh and turn the nation toward fascism. Brian Kates, Claire Shanley and Jim Rider will tell the story of The Plot Against America through editorial

Jewish Federation Hudson County – Ladies night in: Charcuterie & Cocktails

Spend the night in with your friends for a LIVE virtual charcuterie making demo by Casey Repetti (@Casey2Cook) and a cocktail making lesson with Hector Sam-Roman (@Hecshakesall) of Temple Court NYC who will be making a Ladies Night In specialty cocktail! Charcuterie and cocktail ingredients will be emailed to all registrants a week before the

Jewish Federation Presents A Night At The Drive In

Drive in Movie night at Demarest Farms - 244 Wierimus Rd, Hillsdale, NJ 07642 Heading Home: The Tale of Team Israel Directed by Seth Kramer, Daniel A. Miller, and Jeremy Newberger USA / Israel / Japan / South Korea, 2018 Documentary English 86 minutes A stirring story of sports, patriotism and personal growth, Heading Home

Self-Care Through Movement

Zoom

This event is geared towards caregivers and will cover easy yoga breathing techniques, user-friendly movements (that can be done from your chair), and mindful meditation to stimulate the parasympathetic nervous system. 

Free

Zoom Open House at Congregation B’nai Israel

Zoom

Congregation B'nai Israel of Emerson invites prospective members of all ages and stages to visit its final virtual open house of this summer.  Zoom on Sunday morning, August 30, from 10:00 to 11:00 am.  In addition to taking a virtual tour of the synagogue, and having an opportunity to speak with the synagogue's clergy, lay

Free

Jewish National Fund Brunch

Montammy Golf Club Route 9-W and Montammy Drive, Alpine

Join Jewish National Fund on Sunday, September 13 for our Annual NNJ/Rockland County Brunch featuring Yonatan Weintraub of SpaceIL. For more information, please contact Jacqueline Yehudiel, Director, at jyehudiel@jnf.org.

Jewish Federation – Women’s Philanthropy, Virtual Wine Tasting

Women's Philanthropy Virtual Wine Tasting and pairing suggestions for the High Holiday Season. L'Chaim!!! Raising Critical Funds for our Commuity!!! Minimum annual donation to Jewish Federation of $365* (or $180* for under 35 years old). Wine Package includes: 5 Wines for $80 - pick up at Gary’s Wine & Marketplace in Closter on Friday September

I Graduated To THIS? The Grads Guide to Job Hunting in a Pandemic

Zoom

Led by Sandra Leshaw, the director of JFCS's Re-Launch Career Services  With Guest speakers   Scott Leibowitz, president of Your Next Move, LLC,   and Amy Hirsch, HR professional and I/O Psychologist  This event is geared towards recent college grads and those affected by the current job market due to the pandemic. Learn from experts in the field on what steps you can take to set

Free

Frisch Simulated School Night

Parents will visit their high school students' classes and have short presentations by the teachers regarding class syllabus, expectations and overall discussion about the upcoming year.

Jewish Federation – Communal Kvell

This is a special invitation just for Loyal Donors to Federation from across North America Come together celebrate the incredible impact of collective giving and toast l'chaim to the new year! Celebrate with special guests Eugene, David and Sarah Levy from the hit Netflix series, Schitt's Creek.

Jewish Federation Shalom Baby – Rosh Hashanah Kids Craft Night

Wednesday, September 16 | 4:00 pm (30 minute program) For ages: 2-8 years Cost: FREE | This program includes a FREE (optional) Rosh Hashanah Box The optional Rosh Hashanah Box includes: 1. Rosh Hashanah project – Apple Napkin Holder 2. Sammy Spider’s First Book of Jewish Holidays 3. A sweet treat for the New Year!

JFNNJ Board Meeting

Virtual.

Board of Trustees Meeting- Jewish Federation of Northern NJ

Renewing Connection for a More Meaningful New Year

Zoom

Jewish Family & Children’s Services of Northern New Jersey (JFCS) Wolff Caregiver program will be holding Part 3 of the “But Who Takes Care of You?” Series. “Renewing Connection for a More Meaningful New Year” Led by Rivka Malka Perlman, Founder of Rivka Malka's School of Coaching and Transformation & International Speaker Rivka Malka will

Free