2018-08-01 / Voice at the Shore

Community Event Calendar

THURSDAY, AUGUST 2

JCC Brunch & Learn, 10 a.m., “Overcoming Terrorism Together,” with David Pasternack, executive director of the One Family Fund, followed by the movie: “Under the Bar.” which looks inside a NYC gym for Orthodox women. Cost: $3 members, $5 guests in advance; $5 members, $8 guests at the door. For information or to RSVP, call 609-822-1167.

BERON-JOAS Bingo at 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. For more information, call (609) 345-5555. Program repeats Thursdays in August.

SHIRAT HAYAM - VENTNOR Torah Thursday, 12:30-1:30 p.m., a weekly Torah portion discussion with Rabbi Jonathan Kremer. For more information, call (609) 822-7116. Class repeats every Thursday; please call to confirm class.

YOUNG ISRAEL - MARGATE Summer Sizzles with Torah & Treats, 6:30 p.m. Program repeats Thursday evenings through the summer. For more information, please call (609) 418-0357.

NEXTGEN Quizzo, 7 p.m. (for ages 20s through late 40s) at the Exchange, 2110 New Road in Linwood. Enjoy playing trivia while meeting new friends. For more information call (609) 822-4404. Program repeats Thursdays; please call to confirm.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 3

SHIRAT HAYAM – VENTNOR Stockton Speaker Series at 7 p.m. (in between Reform and Conservative Shabbat services), with speaker Jessie K. Finch, assistant sociology professor who teaches “Perspectives on Happiness.” For more information, call (609) 822-7116.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 4

SHIRAT HAYAM – VENTNOR Technion Shabbat, 9 a.m., with speakers from Israel’s Technion Institute followed by lunch discussion with speakers. For more information, call (609) 822- 7116.

BETH ISRAEL - NORTHFIELD Torah study with Rabbi David Weis, 9:15-10:30 a.m. For more information, call (609) 641- 3600. Program repeats every Saturday; call to confirm.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 5

CHABAD – VENTNOR Torah study, 10:15 p.m., at the Chai Center in Ventnor. All are welcome. Class repeats most Sundays. Call to confirm at (609) 822-8500. Kidney donation awareness event, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., with Rabbi Josh Sturm of Outreach at Renewal, who will talk about “The Anatomy of Kindness.” For more information, call 609-822- 8500.

YOUNG ISRAEL – MARGATE Annual Founders’ Day Dinner at Margate JCC, 5:30 p.m. Cost: $180 per person. For more information or to RSVP, call 609- 287-4176.

MONDAY, AUGUST 6

JFS 31st Annual JFS House Tour, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Cost: $50. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 609-822-1108.

BERON-JOAS Bingo, 11:30 a.m., followed by Armchair Yoga at 12:30 p.m. Location: The Rosin Center at the Herman Pogachefsky Pavilion, 1102 Atlantic Ave., Atlantic City. Transportation available. For more information, call (609) 345-5555. Program repeats Mondays in August.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 7

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. For more information, call (609) 345-5555. Program repeats August 7 and 14.

BETH EL – MARGATE Summer Game Days begin, noon-4 p.m. Cost: $12. Reservations required; please call 609-823-2725. Program repeats most Tuesdays throughout the summer.

SHIRAT HAYAM – VENTNOR Shirat Hayam Derby, a fun-filled evening for all. For more information, call (609) 822- 7116.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8

CHABAD – MARGATE Women’s Parsha Class, 11 a.m., with Tova Rapoport. Location: 8223 Fulton Avenue, Margate. Program repeats most Wednesdays. Call (609) 822- 8500 to confirm class.

CHABAD - VENTNOR Whiskey, Wings and Wisdom – Men’s Torah Study, 7:30 p.m. Study, schmooze and enjoy delicious kosher wings. Location: Chai Center, 6605 Atlantic Avenue in Ventnor. For more information, call (609) 822-8500. Program repeats every Wednesday; call to confirm.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 9

SHIRAT HAYAM – VENTNOR Mahjong tournament, 9 a.m. To sign up or for more information, call (609) 822-7116.

JCC – MARGATE Brunch & Learn, 10 a.m., with Stockton Professor Michael Hayes, who will speak on German Jewish History and the Holocaust, followed by the film “What’s in a Name.” Cost: $3 members, $5 guests in advance; $5 members, $8 guests at the door. For information or to RSVP, call 609- 822-1167.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 10

SHIRAT HAYAM/TEMPLE BETH

SHALOM Devotion by the Ocean, musical Kabbalat Shabbat services on the beach at Newport Avenue in Ventnor, behind the library. Please bring your own beach chair. For more information, call (609) 822-7116. (Repeats August 24.)

SUNDAY, AUGUST 12

BERON-JOAS Lunch and Bingo, 11a.m. to 2 p.m., Location: The Rosin Center at the Herman Pogachefsky Pavilion, 1102 Atlantic Ave., Atlantic City. Transportation available. For more information, call (609) 345-5555. Program repeats August 26.

CHABAD – VENTNOR “Bar Mitzvah Gala,” celebrating Chabad’s 13 years in Ventnor, 6:30 p.m., with a buffet reception, hora dance, candle lighting, music by pianist and singer Mendy Bisk, and more. Cost: $136. To purchase tickets go to www.chabadac.com/gala, or call 609-822-8500.

BETH EL – MARGATE Cantors Assembly Concert, 7 p.m. Theme: Israel at 70. For more information, call (609) 823-2725.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 12

JEWISH FEDERATION “NextGen AC Israel Style” A Taste of Israel, featuring Israeli chef Ido Zarmi in celebration of Israeli cuisine, 7 p.m. at Little Water Distillery in Atlantic City. For more information call 609-822-4404.

TEMPLE BETH SHALOM –

BRIGANTINE Adult education brunch discussing anti-Semitism, 11:15 a.m., with former professor Steve Sarratore. RSVP required; please call 609-266-0403.

MONDAY, AUGUST 13

TEMPLE BETH SHALOM –

BRIGANTINE Book Discussion on “Flight Behavior” by Barbara Kingsolver. For more information, contact Shirley at 609-402-5031 or ssmorgan3@verizon.net.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 14

JEWISH FEDERATION Israel@70 Tasting Gala, 6 p.m., Claridge Hotel, 123 S. Indiana Ave., Atlantic City. For more information or to RSVP, please call 609-822-4404.

SHIRAT HAYAM – VENTNOR Movie Night: “Norman,” starring Richard Gere, at 7 p.m. Cost: $6. For more information, call (609) 822-7116.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15

JEWISH FEDERATION Israeli cuisine celebration: interactive cooking demonstration, noon, Viking Cooking School, 777 Harrah’s Blvd., Atlantic City. For more information or to RSVP, please call the Jewish Federation at 609-822- 4404. This two part series continues on August 16.

BERON-JOAS Watercolor painting open house, 11 a.m., with Bernice and refreshments, followed by Bingo at noon. Location: The Rosin Center at the Herman Pogachefsky Pavilion, 1102 Atlantic Ave., Atlantic City. Transportation available. For more information, call (609) 345-5555.

JCC – MARGATE Jewish Journeys: The Jews of Israel, 6 p.m., featuring presentation by JCC Israel Shlichim Michal Finestein and Mor Kedmi, and Israeli Falafel dinner, and the movie “In Search of Israeli Cuisine.” Cost: $20 members and $25 guests before Aug. 8; after that $25 members and $30 guests.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 16

JCC – MARGATE Coffee Klatch Political Discussion Group, 10 a.m. Enjoy a morning filled with interesting discussion, free coffee and refreshments with other community members. For time and more information, contact Tina Serota at (609) 822-1108 or tserota@jfsatlantic.org.

JEWISH FEDERATION Israel@70 goes to Market, 9 a.m., at the Farmer's Market behind Steve & Cookies on Amherst Avenue in Margate. For more information, please call the Jewish Federation at 609-822-4404.

Do you have an event you would like to list here? Please send calendar items—as well as Bar/Bat Mitzvah notices, news releases, story ideas and obituaries—to ewstrenger@jfedsnj.org. Please send all event information at least five weeks in advance of the event date. For more event listings, please see Federation’s Community Calendar at www.JewishbytheShore.org.

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