February 28, 2018 RSS feed / Voice at the Shore

Novin, now on NJ Holocaust commission, seeks 2nd & 3rd gen speakers

“It’s up to us to keep the memory alive.” More...

Schmoozing and meaning are both on the menu at YI’s Soul Food Sundays

How do Jews talk to G-d? According to Rabbi Yaakov Orimland of Young Israel of Margate, Tehillim, or the book of Psalms, “is our connection, more than anything else,” with G-d. More...

JFS Food Pantry receives $40K from Walmart

South Jersey is home to unprecedented rates of food insecurity. In particular, Atlantic County (14.8%) has some of the highest food insecurity rates in this area, which is higher than both the state average (10%) and the national average (13%). More...

PJ Library offers families free books and a doorway into Jewish life

COMMUNITY CORNER

Everyone loves free books (what’s not to love?), and free books are exactly what PJ Library and PJ Our Way provide for local children aged six months to eleven years—free Jewish books, and more. More...

JCC Annual Gala, March 22, honors AMI Foundation

The Margate JCC will hold its Annual Gala March 22, 6-9 p.m., at The Noyes Arts Garage of Stockton University in Atlantic City. More...

Designer bag bingo to be held at Beth Israel March 8

Play “Designer Bag Bingo” for a worthy cause on Thursday, March 8, at 7 p.m. at Beth Israel, 2501 Shore Road, Northfield, N. J. More...

Shabbat Across America is March 9

The entire community is welcome to celebrate Shabbat Across America at Temple Beth Shalom in Brigantine on Friday, March 9 at 6:30 p.m. More...

Community Event Calendar

THURSDAY, MARCH 1 BERON-JOAS Bingo, 11:30 a.m., followed by Armchair Exercise at 12:30 p.m. Location: The Rosin Center at the Herman Pogachefsky Pavilion, 1102 Atlantic Ave., Atlantic City. Transportation available. More...

Choreographer to Beyoncé brings spirited Israeli dance performance to Margate JCC

Born just outside of Tel Aviv, 37-year-old dancer and choreographer Kobi Rozenfeld left Israel for Los Angeles in 2006 in search of fame and commercial work. He found both. More...

Shabbat Candlelighting Times for the Shore:

Friday, March 2 – 5:34 p.m.  Friday, March 9 – 5:41 p.m.   More...

NextGen: AC Havdalah and Game Night is a hit

At NextGen: AC’s Havdalah and Game Night earlier this month, an intimate group of young adults (20s through 40s) gathered for a fun and meaningful evening. More...

Houston resilient, and grateful, in aftermath of Harvey

FEDERATION AT THE SHORE

Earlier this month, I took part in The Jewish Federations of North America (JFNA) Professionals Institute in Houston, and prior to doing so found myself wondering why JFNA chose the largest city in Texas, and the fourth largest in the nation, to asse More...

Get over winter blahs with Mahjong, brunch and lunch

Get in on this winter’s Mahjong mania in Margate! Get your game on and spring will be here in no time.  More...

Yiddish Club meets March 4

The Yiddish Club will next meet on Sunday, March 4, at 3:30 p.m., at the home of Mona Trocki-Ozlek. All are welcome to attend.  The club’s past meetings have drawn participants from the Cherry Hill area as well as Atlantic County. More...

Bennett discusses U.S. Middle East policy at Brunch & Learn

Israel and Middle East Policy will be at the top of the agenda at the JCC Brunch & Learn on Wednesday, March 14, at 10:30 a.m.  Matthew Bennett, Development Director for the Middle East Institute, will speak about policy recommendations that More...

Kid’s Calendar

THURSDAY, MARCH 1  More...