January 3, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Politz eighth grader’s vision for an all women performance group gets funding

MEET LEAH SPECTOR…

FAMILY: Parents Aaron and Sabrina; siblings A.J. More...

The Forum: A night of Jewish learning returns to the Katz JCC

Back by popular demand, The Forum, an interactive and engaging night of Jewish learning will take place at the Katz JCC on Saturday, February 10 at 7:30pm. More...

Pre-schoolers take part in a drumming circle

The Sari Isdaner Early Childhood Center recently hosted Musical IQ for an interactive Chanukah Drum Circle for its students and their families. More...

Grinspoon’s Lou Cove speaks at JCC 70s event

Lou Cove, senior advisor for the Harold Grinspoon Foundation, will be visiting Southern New Jersey on Sunday, January 21 at 7 p. m. for an evening of learning, introspection, and a fun stroll down memory lane at the Katz JCC. More...

Federation and agencies offering financial awards

It’s “Awards Season” here in Southern New Jersey— Between January and May, multiple financial awards are available for deserving individuals and non-profits, thanks to the Jewish Community Foundation, Inc., Jewish Community Re More...

Unity Choir to sing at Annual MLK Celebration at M’kor Shalom on Jan 12

The acclaimed Unity Choir, under the direction of M’kor Shalom’s Cantor Anita Hochman Emerita, along with Dr. Beverly Collins, Evelyn Thomas, Donavon Soumas, and Cantor Elaya Jenkins- Adelberg, will celebrate the birthday of Dr. More...

South Jersey gears up for community wide Israel 70 celebration on April 22

The Katz JCC, Cherry Hill will host a community wide celebration to commemorate the 70 th anniversary of Israel’s independence 12 – 4 p.m. Sunday, April 22. More...

Spend Jan. 21 on the slopes at Camelback

Spend a cool day on the slopes with friends on the JCC’s ski trip on Sunday, Jan. 21! Kids in 5th-8th grade will ski, snowboard or even snowtube at the Pocono’s premier Camelback ski resort.  More...

Exciting new offerings & free trials

Make 2018 your year! The Richard M. Klein Center for Wellness at the Katz JCC in Cherry Hill is a state-of-the-art multi-purpose facility that offers a variety of programs and events with a focus on wellness of the mind, body and spirit. More...

JNF’s Women for Israel hears from leader

The Jewish National Fund (JNF) of Southern NJ’s Women for Israel (WFI) celebrated Chanukah at the home of Marsha and Marvin Raab in Cherry Hill, where attendees learned about JNF’s ongoin More...

TALK TO US…

‘Who’s news?’ will appear on this page of every issue of the Voice. Does anyone you know belong here? More...

M’kor Shalom IHOC Hospitality program celebrates 25 years helping homeless men

Congregation M’kor Shalom celebrated its 25th year of joining forces with local churches to provide shelter for homeless men to help them get back on their feet and rebuilding their lives. More...

Taking to swim like a bear

Norah Steinberg in the Bear Class enjoys her swim lesson as part of the Winter swim lesson with the JCC’s Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy. More...

First community Latke Festival is sweet and savory

Latke Festival 2017 featured a latke contest, live Klezmer music, Game Truck and of course lots of noshing on Dec. 17th at Lions Gate. More...

MRS BPO partners with JFCS on local volunteer initiatives

Cherry Hill company MRS BPO, LLC (www.mrsbpo.com) and Jewish Family and Children’s Service (JFCS) of Southern New Jersey (www.jfcssnj.org), recently announced their partnership to work together, on an ongoing basis, for volunteer, fundraising a More...

Basketball season is on!

The NFI Junior Maccabi basketball league at the Katz JCC is underway! Our staff is thrilled to work with the enthusiastic group of youngsters and the volunteer coaches have done a tremendous job getting this season started on the right foot. s   More...

January 18 social event for LGBTQ teens

Teens in grades 7-12 who identify as LGBTQ are welcome to attend the Project Rainbow winter event on Thursday, Jan. 18 from 7-9 p.m. at the JCC. More...