August 15, 2018 RSS feed / Voice at the Shore

Second generation survivor returns to Germany with Torah saved from Holocaust

In July, Lennard Hammerschlag of Atlantic City took his family’s Torah back to Lauenau, Germany—its town of origin— on a trip dedicated to tracing his family’s pre-Holocaust roots. More...

Does the American Jewish community ask too much of Israel?

FEDERATION AT THE SHORE

There has been much talk of late of a widening difference of opinion between American Jewry and Jews in Israel. More...

Don’t miss the delicious end of Israel Culinary Week!

There’s still time to get a taste of Israel Culinary Week at the shore! Presented by the Jewish Federation and its Israel Center, Israel Culinary Week is part of the shore’s ongoing celebration of Israel’s 70th birthday.  More...

Shirat Hayam preschool offers ideal learning environment

As the school year approaches, many families are looking for a warm and welcoming preschool environment. Shirat Hayam Preschool has all that and much more to offer. More...

JCC gives young children a great start

What can you do to help your preschooler have a great start in school this year? Here are some tips from Jan Higbee, early childhood education center director for the Katz JCC:  More...

Beth El offers a loving environment

Families, are you looking for a Hebrew school that will exceed your expectations, with an intimate and friendly atmosphere? More...

Kulanu is THE place for Jewish teens

Kulanu School of Jewish Studies is the place for teens in grades 7-11 to learn about their Jewish heritage and values while exploring their Jewish roots. It is also the place for Jewish kids to meet other Jewish kids from the entire community. More...

Community Event Calendar

THURSDAY, AUGUST 16 NEXTGEN Quizzo, 7 p.m. (for ages 20s through late 40s) at the Exchange, 2110 New Road in Linwood. Enjoy playing trivia while meeting new friends. For more information call (609) 822-4404. More...

America’s many Jewish authors have made huge impact, said Rodgers

Jewish authors have had a tremendous influence on American life and thought, said Meryl Rodgers, a docent for the National Museum of American Jewish History in Philadelphia.  More...

NextGen “Mini-Tribe” welcomes new babies to local Jewish community

Do you know of a local Jewish family with a baby, or with one on the way? If so, make sure to let the local Jewish Federation know, said Rachel Waldman, Federation’s Hillel/ Young Leadership Director. More...

Jewish Summer Fest set for Aug. 19 at Newport beach

On Sunday, August 19th, experience a taste of Jewish culture through food, music and art at the 14th Annual Jewish Summer Fest. The event is organized by Chabad at the Shore.  More...

Pets on Parade at Seashore Gardens

Seashore Gardens Living Center (SGLC) welcomed some furry friends recently for its annual Pets on Parade event. SGLC staff members, board members and volunteers brought in their pets, some of whom were dressed for the occasion.  More...

Learning is fun at Chabad Hebrew School

Children are given many opportunities to explore their heritage in an interactive, engaging manner at the David Ari & Michael Eric Zukin Chabad Community Hebrew School (CCHS). More...

Galeem creates interactive experience

The Galeem Religious School at Shirat Hayam is now under the new direction of Andrea Zakheim-Poetsch. Andrea, a long-time musician and educator, has been an active member of Shirat Hayam/Beth Judah for over 25 years. More...

Technology helps seniors maintain their independence

HEALTHY AGING

Over the past 25 years technology has changed the way we view the world and significantly impacted the way we live our lives. More...

Kid’s Calendar

FRIDAY, AUGUST 17  CHABAD – VENTNOR Challah Baking Workshop, 11 a.m., at the Chai Center, 6605 Atlantic Ave. Learn how to make challah and take a loaf home with you. RSVP required; call 609- 992-4900. More...