August 17, 2016 RSS feed / Voice at the Shore

“Unwitting war correspondent” describes life on Gaza border at JNF event

“Until the Gazans have something to live for, they will only have something to die for,” according to Adele Raemer, an Israeli living in Kibbutz Nirim, just two kilometers away from the Gaza border, in the Western Negev. More...

Shabbat Candlelighting Times for the Shore:

Friday, August 19 – 7:29 p.m.  Friday, August 26 – 7:19 p.m.   More...

Chabad gala honors Horns, Schobes, and the memory of Ethan Rosen

Chabad at the Shore will hold its 4th Annual Gala at the Chai Center at 6605 Atlantic Avenue in Ventnor on Sunday, August 21, starting at 6:30 p.m. This year’s gala will honor Gayle and Bob Horn as well as the memory of Ethan Rosen. More...

Azeez Museum holds celebration for Woodbine’s 125th anniversary

Stockton University’s Sam Azeez Museum of Woodbine Heritage will take part in Woodbine’s 125th anniversary celebration on Saturday, August 27. Informal “in-house historian” Lawrence David Levy will be on-site from 10 a.m. More...

Kulanu School of Jewish Studies

What is Kulanu? Kulanu is the place where Jewish kids can meet and spend time with peers from other high schools and middle schools throughout our entire community. More...

Beth El Sunday and Hebrew School

Beth El Synagogue’s Sunday School and Hebrew School offers each student the highest level of Judaic education taught by the area’s finest teachers.  More...

Garden-fresh veggies are a happy, healthy surprise for seniors

Last month, seniors at the Rosin Center in Atlantic City received a very special delivery of fresh vegetables from the community garden created last year by Congregation Beth Judah (now Shirat Hayam) More...

Community Event Calendar

THURSDAY, AUGUST 18 JCC – MARGATE Annual Sports Night with NFL Hall of Famer Joe Theismann and host Michael Barkan, 6-9 p.m. More...

Hester Street Fair a hit at Beth El

Over 250 people came to Beth El Synagogue’s Hester Street Fair on July 31 to enjoy knishes, egg creams, pastrami sandwiches and pickles out of the barrel—as well as klezmer music and dressing up in clothes worn by Jewish immigrants at the More...

Ron Isaacs, now rabbi for Beth Judah Wildwood, will again lead Cape May beach service

Rabbi Ron Isaacs vacationed in Cape May for more than 20 years. Never, during that time, did he dream that he would one day be spiritual leader of a synagogue at the Jersey shore. More...

Cantors Assembly concert features “Jewish Pavarotti” as well as local cantors

Cantor Alberto Mizrahi, nicknamed “the Jewish Pavarotti,” will be a featured performer at the Cantors Assembly concert at Congregation Beth Israel on Sunday, August 28, at 7 p.m. More...

What is most important to our Jewish community?

FEDERATION AT THE SHORE

What are the most important challenges facing our community and the Jewish people?  More...

Shirat Hayam Hebrew School

Shirat Hayam, the newly merged Reform/Conservative congregation that combines the best of Congregation Beth Judah and Temple Emeth Shalom, offers a cutting-edge Hebrew School called Galeem. More...

Shirat Hayam preschool

Children learn and develop when they feel safe and loved. The preschool program at Shirat Hayam in Ventnor has a low teacher/student ratio, which allows each child to feel valued and understood. More...

Chabad Hebrew school

Art projects, songs, games, contests and prize systems are just some of the stimulating approaches to learning at the David Ari and Michael Eric Zukin Community Hebrew School. More...

Chabad holds annual Jewish Summerfest party at beach Aug. 28

Party at the beach! Chabad at the Shore will once again hold its annual Jewish Summerfest celebration at the Newport Beach, near the Ventnor Library, on August 28, from 6-9 p.m.  More...

Beron –JOAS dinner honors Greenberg and Scherzer

Sander Greenberg and Steven Scherzer will be honored by Beron-Jewish Older Adult Services at a dinner on Thursday, August 25, at Shirat Hayam (formerly Beth Judah) in Ventnor. More...

Kid’s Calendar

FRIDAY, AUGUST 19  CHABAD – VENTNOR Challah baking, 11 a.m., at the Chai Center, 6605 Atlantic Avenue. RSVP required; call (609) 992-4900. Program repeats every Friday.  More...

A Night of Music and Comedy at Rodef Sholom Sept. 4

Jewish comedian Marc Weiner and Klezmer musician Bobby Block will perform at Congregation Rodef Sholom’s September 5 fundraiser, “A Night of Music and Comedy,” starting at 8 p.m. More...