May 23, 2018 RSS feed / Voice at the Shore

A night to drink, schmooze and talk Torah with the guys

They drink, they eat, they kibitz, they talk Torah—though not necessarily in that order. That’s the night’s business for the men who come to Chabad’s Whiskey, Wings and Wisdom group on Wednesday nights at 7:30 p.m. More...

Dynamic Kulanu graduates describe the value of their Jewish education

Tikkun olam. Caring for the elderly. Helping children affected by cancer. These were just some of the topics that graduates of the Kulanu High School for Jewish Studies spoke about at a graduation ceremony at Beth El Synagogue in Margate on May 8. More...

At Stockton, Jewish unity was in bloom this spring

FEDERATION AT THE SHORE

If my past semester as Stockton’s Hillel Director had a central “theme,” it would unquestionably be Jewish unity. Throughout the Spring 2018 semester, Hillel has developed closer bonds with other Jewish organizations on campus. More...

Katz JCC offers South Africa travel adventure

Are you craving adventure? Do you want to see the world— on a budget—with a friendly group of fellow travelers—and also learn a little something about Jewish life in your travels?  More...

Bar Mitzvah boy was superhero in Seashore Gardens 5K Run/Walk

Generosity took first place at the 8th Annual Seashore Gardens “Superhero” 5K Run and Health Walk on the Boardwalk April 29. More...

Famed baseball journalist to speak at Chabad brunch

Baseball Journalist Dan Schlossberg will speak at a Chabad brunch on Sunday, June 10, at 10 a.m. at the Chai Center. A bagel brunch will be served. More...

Community Event Calendar

THURSDAY, MAY 24  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...

Decorated local World War II veteran, “a true American hero,” dies at 96

Bernard Friedenberg, one of the most decorated World War II veterans in New Jersey and former commander of a Margate Jewish War Veterans’ post that now bears his name, passed away earlier this month at the age of 96. More...

Shabbat Candlelighting Times for the Shore:

Friday, May 25 – 7:55 p.m.  Friday, June 1 – 8:01 p.m.   More...

Don’t miss this historic gem of a synagogue, just blocks from Wildwood boardwalk

COMMUNITY CORNER

Who knew there was a synagogue in Wildwood? I didn’t—until I began leading annual beach services in Cape May, where I had vacationed with my family for 25 years. More...

Registration is open for Beth Israel Summer Camp

Beth Israel will be offering two camp options this summer, a nursery school camp for children ages 2-6, and a new Dream Catchers Summer Camp program for ages 5-7.  More...

Posner named president of FL Holocaust education organization

Former local resident and educator Randi Posner was recently named president of NEXT GENERATIONS, a nonprofit organization in Boynton Beach, FL, committed to keeping alive the legacies and memories of Holocaust survivors.  More...

Summer fun is at Shirat Hayam

Mark your calendar for these fun events at Shirat Hayam in Ventnor!  A 4-week Ballroom Dance Class will be offered on Wednesdays, 7-9 p.m. starting June 6. The classes cost $175 per person. Your check is your confirmation. More...

June 13 JCC dinner highlights Jewish life in Spain and Morocco

Travel to Spain and Morocco this summer without leaving the shore! On Wednesday, June 13, at 6 p.m., the Margate JCC will offer the second program in its new and popular Jewish Journeys series. More...

Locals urged to join ADL Walk Against Hate on June 3

The entire community is invited to take part in ADL’s Walk Against Hate 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Sunday, June 3 at the Philadelphia Navy Yard. The two-mile walk celebrates diversity and helps support ADL efforts to combat hate and anti- Semitism. More...

Bar/Bat Mitzvah

CONGREGATION BETH ISRAEL EUGENE KALIKA, son of Dr. Boris and Julia Kalika, May 19.   More...