January 4, 2017 RSS feed / Voice at the Shore

Kulanu students discuss identifying and responding to anti-Semitism at ADL workshop

Jew jokes and Holocaust jokes. Being told, “You don’t look Jewish.” Anti-Semitism disguised as anti-Israel activism. More...

JFS Village by the Shore helps adults 50+ live life to the fullest

COMMUNITY CORNER

Every generation wants or needs certain things. More...

Beth Israel kids celebrate Chanukah

Kids of all ages celebrated Chanukah at Congregation Beth Israel last month. More...

Our 45th president and the need to dialogue

FEDERATION AT THE SHORE

We are now about two weeks shy of the inauguration of our 45th President—President Donald Trump. Wow! President Donald Trump! Something that I certainly didn’t believe was remotely possible just two short months ago. More...

Shirat Hayam’s “Coffeehouse” is a delicious showcase for talent

On Saturday night, December 10, Shirat Hayam began a new tradition of holding a winter coffeehouse featuring homegrown talent and delicious treats. Performers ranged in age from 11 to 91.  More...

JCC offers Jewish adult education series in January

The JCC in Margate is offering a new series of Jewish Education Workshops on Tuesday evenings at 7 p.m. during the month of January. The workshops are being led by Rabbi Shlomo Abramson.  More...

Bank of America supports JFS

Bank of America gave JFS a $15,000 check for hunger relief. More...

JFS seeking “Friendly Visitors” to help seniors

Do you have an hour or so a week to spare to brighten a senior’s day? Could you possibly accompany them to the grocery store, drug store or out to lunch?  More...

Margate resident starts local Yiddish Club

Kum un redden Yiddish un hobn a gut tsayt! More...

Shabbat Candlelighting Times for the Shore:

Friday, January 6 – 4:32 p.m. Friday, January 13 – 4:39 p.m.   More...

150+ Holocaust groups, educators protest surge in racism, issue call to action

A powerful statement issued by more than 150 Holocaust institutions, scholars and educators from around the world sounded the alarm on an unacceptable rise in activity among groups that promote intolerance and hate speech.  More...

JFS Turkey Drive a success

Thanks to the generous support of our community, Jewish Family Service fed hundreds of local individuals and families Thanksgiving meals. More...

Winter Mahjong classes and events begin this month

As the weather gets colder, many community members will be enjoying the warmth of each other’s company playing Mahjong. More...

A happy marriage: Shirat Hayam rabbis discuss their differing viewpoints

A Conservative Jew and a Reform Jew walk into a synagogue. Both are members… .What does this mean? More...

Kosher cooking classes start this month

The Minimum Effort, Maximum Impact Cookery School, a kosher cooking institute in Egg Harbor Township run by European-trained chef Melanie Silver, will be offering new classes on Wednesdays from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. starting in January. More...

Community Event Calendar

THURSDAY, JANUARY 5  YOUNG ISRAEL – MARGATE Parsha Delights and Bites, 6:30 p.m. Discussion led by Rabbi Yaakov Orimland followed by refreshments. For more information, contact Rabbi Orimland at (609) 418- 0357. More...

Beth Israel service, Jan. 13, honors Martin Luther King

The entire community is invited to a special Shabbat at Congregation Beth Israel on Friday, January 13, at 5:30 p.m., celebrating the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.   More...