January 17, 2018 RSS feed / Voice at the Shore

Federation may partner with Ayalim, an organization of 21st century Israeli pioneers

The pioneer spirit is alive and well in Israel among the students and young adults who take part in Ayalim, an organization of 21st century Zionists who are creating new communities in the Negev and Galilee. More...

Shabbat Candlelighting Times for the Shore:

Friday, January 19 – 4:46 p.m.  Friday, January 26 – 4:54 p.m.   More...

A bright light with which to begin the year

FEDERATION AT THE SHORE

I experienced a real-life Hallmark television moment over the New Year long weekend, one that has helped me to believe again in the existence of common, simple kindness, and one I would like to share with you. More...

Katz JCC’s summer line-up features pop, jazz, Broadway and comedy

The line-up for the Katz JCC summer series of entertainment for 2018 is better than ever with performances that include: Comedian and actor Tom Arnold; Grammy-Award-winning singer/songwriter Melissa Manchester; Lance Lipinsky, star of Million Dollar More...

Hillel conference offers insight to dealing with big issues

HILLEL HAPPENINGS

What is the best way to excite college students about Jewish involvement? Is there a difference to being anti-Semitic, anti-Israel, or anti-Zionist, and how can students on campus respond to claims? More...

Shirat Hayam collecting items for the homeless

Do a mitzvah! Shirat Hayam in Ventnor is collecting personal supplies for homeless men, women and children now through February 2.  More...

A festive end to 2017 at Seashore Gardens

Residents of the Seashore Gardens Living Center (SGLC) got a jump on celebrating the arrival of 2018 with a New Year’s Eve celebration on Thursday, December 28. More...

Do a Mitzvah: Give blood

Giving the “gift of life” is a mitzvah. On Thursday, February 15, from 1 to 6 p. m., you can become a hero to someone in need by giving blood at the JCC. All it takes is a small amount of time – and one small pinch. More...

YLD begins weekly Thursday night QUIZZO at The Exchange

Are you in your early 20’s to late 40’s? Looking to spend time with your friends or hoping to meet new people in South Jersey? Looking to connect with other Jewish people in the area?  More...

Kid’s Calendar

FRIDAY, JANUARY 19  SHIRAT HAYAM –VENTNOR Tot Shabbat and Dinner, 5:30 p.m. Cost: $25 per family. RSVP to Karen at (609) 822-7116, extension 101.  FRIDAY, JANUARY 26  More...

Avoda awardees bring club members nachas & tales of academic achievement

Avoda award recipients home from college for winter break reported back to Avoda Club members on their academic pursuits during two meetings in late December and early January. More...

Beth El’s Joyce Bank retires

This year, for the first time in many, many years, Joyce Bank will no longer be a full-time presence at Beth El Synagogue in Margate. Bank officially retired last month, but that doesn’t mean she’s leaving Beth El, she stressed. More...

Acclaimed Ashkenazi violinist to perform at JCC’s Brunch & Learn

Mark your calendar for this special JCC Brunch and Learn event! Ashkenazi violinist David Podles will give a 40- minute concert and presentation on “The Yiddish Soul” at the JCC in Margate on Tuesday, February 20, at 10:30 a.m. More...

Novel about Russian-Jewish émigré to be discussed at BJE book event Jan. 25

The entire community is invited to take part in a special BJE book discussion on “The Patriots” by Sana Krasikov on Thursday, January 25. More...

Spiritual strength-training set for 2018

Our sages tell us that we gain strength from knowledge of Torah—so why not start a new spiritual strength-training routine for 2018? More...

New year brings new promise for organizations chosen for LIFE & LEGACY

Twelve local organizations were recently chosen to take part in the LIFE & LEGACY Program, an initiative that seeks to ensure the future of the Jewish community by encouraging people to leave after-lifetime (or “legacy”) gifts to the More...

JCC offers one-day AARP Driver Safety Program Jan. 24

The JCC will hold a one-day AARP Driver’s Safety Program on Wednesday, January 24, from 9 a.m. through 4 p.m. This safety and driver improvement course is specially designed for motorists age 50 and older. More...

Cape May County reschedules Peace and Unity Service

All are invited to join the congregations of Beth Judah Wildwood and Tabernacle United Methodist Church for a Peace and Unity Service on Saturday, February 3, at 6 p.m. More...

Community Event Calendar

THURSDAY, JANUARY 18  SHIRAT HAYAM – VENTNOR Torah and Lunch, 12:30 p.m. Bring a brown-bag lunch, curiosity and questions. Program repeats every Thursday. More...