2016-03-16 / Voice at the Shore

Community Event Calendar


YOUNG ISRAEL – MARGATE “Parsha Delights and Bites,” 6:30 p.m., with lectures by Rabbi Yaacov Orimland. All men and women from the community are welcome. For more information, call (609) 418- 0357. This program repeats the same time every Thursday.

SEASHORE GARDENS Ballroom dancing, 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., with instructor Linda Thomas. Community is invited; no partner needed. Please wear non-skid shoes. Cost: $6. Program repeats every Monday and Thursday.


JCC – MARGATE “Israel & World Events Coffee Klatch,” 10:30 a.m. This fun, casual, social group will include coffee, refreshments and great conversation about news and world events. Coffee Klatch meetings are free and open to the entire community.

BERON – JOAS Bingo, 11:15 a.m., followed by a health presentation with Shirley Reses, M.A., “Meditation, Relaxation and Optimism.” Shabbat Lunch (cost: $1) to follow at 1:15 p.m. Location: The Rosin Center.

CHABAD Torah class with Rabbi Avrohom Rapoport, 12:15 p.m., at the Linwood Library, 301 Davis. Program repeats every Friday; call (609) 822- 8500 to confirm location.


BETH EL – MARGATE Purim Shpiel, “The Motown Megillah,” 1:30 p.m. Cost: $10. Please bring non-perishable item for donation.

CHABAD Ladies’ Night Hamentachen Bake and Take, 6 p.m. Location: Chai Center, 6605 Atlantic Ave., Ventnor. For more information or to RSVP, call (609) 822-8500.


BERON – JOAS Bingo, 11:15 a.m., followed by Armchair Yoga with Rob, 12:30 p.m. Location: The Rosin Program repeats March 28.

BERON – JOAS Alzheimer’s/Dementia Caregiver Conference, 2 p.m. led by Angela Geiger, RN. This free, interactive workshop will offer practical strategies for caring for people with Alzheimer’s and dementia and improving quality of life. Location: The Rosin Center.


BERON-JOAS Armchair yoga with Rob, 12:30 p.m. Location: The Rosin Center. Program repeats March 29.

BETH JUDAH - VENTNOR “Talking Talmud” Lunch and Learn with Rabbi Jonathan Kremer, noon-1 p.m., at Capaldi Reynolds & Pelosi, 332 Tilton Road in Northfield. Bring bag lunch (dairy or pareve).

EMETH SHALOM “US Foreign Policy and the 2016 Elections,” a telecast by the 92nd Street Y, starting at 8 p.m. Cost: $15. For more information, call (609) 822-4343 or Beth Judah, the event’s cosponsor, at (609) 822-7116.


YOUNG ISRAEL Purim Megillah Reading, 6:45 p.m. For more information call (609) 418-0357.

CHABAD Women’s Torah Study, 11 a.m., with Tova Rapoport. Location: Chai Center, 6605 Atlantic Avenue in Ventnor. For more information, call (609) 822- 8500. Program repeats every Wednesday; call to confirm.

CHABAD Megillah Reading and Hamantaschen, 7:30 p.m. Location: Chai Center, 6605 Atlantic Ave., Ventnor. For more information, call (609) 822-8500.

BETH JUDAH – VENTNOR Megillah reading and more, starting at 7 p.m. For more information, contact Beth Judah at (609) 822-7116.

BETH EL – MARGATE Megillah reading, 7 p.m., featuring audience participation, a sing-along, and a play performed by Beth El religious school students. For more information, call (609) 823-2725.


BERON – JOAS Purim Celebration…Hamantaschen will be served! Starts at noon. Presentation by Matthew Bennett on “Purim in Israel.” Location: The Rosin Center.

YOUNG ISRAEL – MARGATE Purim celebration, starting at 5 p.m. with Megillah reading, Mincha, cocktails, and a buffet Purim feast starting at 7 p.m. featuring entertainment by Shlomo Haviv. Cost for dinner and cocktails is $25 per person. RSVP required; call (609) 418-0357.


BETH ISRAEL – NORTHFIELD JPlace Adult Purim Dinner, following Shabbat services at 5:30 p.m. Rabbi David Weis will lead a discussion about Purim. Cost: $10. To RSVP or for more information, call (609) 641- 3600 or go to bethisrael@cbinorthfield.org.


Purim Funny Hat Shabbat, 8 p.m., with funny hat contest and lots of hamantaschen. Community welcome and invited to bring hamantaschen made with kosher ingredients. Location: 4419 Brigantine Ave. For more information, call (609) 266-0403.


JCC – MARGATE Dinner and a Movie: “The Big Short,” starting with full course dinner at 5 p.m. Cost: $17 for JCC members, $20 for nonmembers on or before March 22; after that $20 for members and $23 for nonmembers. Paid reservations required; call (609) 822-1167, extension 113.


CHABAD Whiskey, Wings and Wisdom – Men’s Torah Study, 8 p.m. Study, schmooze and enjoy delicious kosher wings. Location: Chai Center. For more information, call (609) 822-8500. Do you have an event you would like to list here? Please send calendar items—as well as Bar/Bat Mitzvah notices, news releases, story ideas and obituaries— to ewstrenger@jfedsnj.org, or call Ellen Weisman Strenger at (856) 751-9500, ext. 3037. Please send all event information at least five weeks in advance of the event date. For more event listings, please see Federation’s Community Calendar at www.JewishbytheShore.org.

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