2018-11-07 / Voice at the Shore

Community Event Calendar

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 8

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 Thursdays in November, except for Thanksgiving, Thurs. Nov. 22.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 9

BERON-JOAS Armchair exercise, 11:15 a.m., followed by Bingo at 11:45 a.m., free musical program at 12:15 p.m. and Shabbat lunch at 1 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.

JFS Turkey Drive Food Check, 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Volunteers are needed to check items donated for the JFS annual Turkey Drive. For more information, call Sara Lee, JFS community initiatives coordinator, at (609) 822-1108, ext. 249.

NEXTGENAC Shabbataluck, 5:30 p.m., a Shabbat potluck dinner for Jewish community members and friends ages 20s-40s. For more information and to RSVP, contact Rachel Waldman at rachel@jewishbytheshore.org or (609) 822-4404.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 9

SHIRAT HAYAM-VENTNOR Adult Education Shabbat Dinner honoring veterans and commemorating

Kristallnacht. Reservations required. Cost: Veterans free; all others $18. To reserve or for more information, call (609) 822-7116, ext. 101. SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 10

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.

JEWISH FEDERATION Fantastic Jewish Film Festival Tour: “Working Woman,” an Israeli film with a “MeToo movement theme,” at the Gershman Y, 401 South Broad Street in Philadelphia, starting at 8 p.m. Transportation available from Margate. Cost: $20 film only, $45 for film and transport; additional fee for pre-screening reception. For more information, please call the Jewish Federation at (609) 822-4404.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 11

SHIRAT HAYAM-VENTNOR Torah study, 8-9 a.m., with Rabbi Jonathan Kremer. Discussion of weekly Torah portion, all in English. For more information, call (609) 822- 7116. Program repeats every Sunday; call to confirm.

SHIRAT HAYAM-VENTNOR Sunday brunch with Jason Goldstein. Topic: “It’s Never too Early”—a discussion of new trends in Jewish funerals and other thought-worthy practices. For more information, call Karen at (609) 822-7116, ext. 101.

YOUNG ISRAEL-MARGATE Soul Food Sundays, 8:30 a.m. Enjoy a delicious breakfast while learning the wisdom of the Psalms from Rabbi Yaacov Orimland. The entire community is welcome. Cost: Free. Young Israel is located at 8401 Ventnor Ave. For more information, call Rabbi Orimland at (609) 418-0357.

BETH EL-MARGATE Jewish History Class, 9 a.m. following minyan, with Rabbi Aaron Krauss. For more information, call (609) 823-2725. Program repeats every Sunday; call to confirm.

BERON-JOAS Lunch & Bingo, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Cost; $2. 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 November 25.

JEWISH FEDERATION Fantastic Jewish Film Festival Tour: “The Invisibles,” a German film about Jews hiding in plain sight in Nazi Germany, at the Gershman Y, 401 South Broad Street in Philadelphia, starting at 7 p.m. Transportation available from Margate. Cost: $15 film only, $40 for film and transport; additional fee for pre-screening dinner. For more information, please call the Jewish Federation at (609) 822-4404.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 12

Shirat Hayam-Ventnor Ask the Rabbi, 1:30 p.m., with Rabbi Gordon Geller. Entire community welcome to attend this free class, which discusses current events through a Jewish lens. Coffee and dessert will be served. Please RSVP to Joanne at (609) 822-7116, ext. 105. Program repeats Monday, Nov. 26.

BETH EL-MARGATE Parshat HaShavua class, 10:30 a.m., with Cantor Ralph Goren, followed by Samuel Class, 11:30 a.m., with Mark and Connie Steiner. For more information, call (609) 823-2725. Classes repeat every Monday; call to confirm.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13

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 Nov. 20 and 27.

BETH EL-MARGATE Movie Day: Phantom Thread, 2 p.m., a gothic romance set in the 1950s post-war London fashion world, starring Daniel Day Lewis and Lesley Manville. Cost: $5, includes snacks. For more information, call (609) 823-2725.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14

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.

SHIRAT HAYAM-VENTNOR Thanksgiving Lite, 1 p.m., instructions from a nutritionist on making Thanksgiving favorites the healthy way. Please RSVP to (609) 822-7116, ext. 101.

JCC-MARGATE Introduction to Mosaics begins, 6-8:30 p.m. First night of six-week class meeting at same time on consecutive Wednesdays (except for Nov. 21). Cost of six-week class is $180 for members and $220 for guests. Registration limited. For more information, call the JCC at (609) 822-1167.

BERON-JOAS Bingo, 11:30 a.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 Wednesdays in November.

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.

NEXTGENAC 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 Wednesdays; please call to confirm.

JCC-MARGATE Jewish Author Series, 7 p.m., with Geri Chanel, author of “Saving Mona Lisa: The Battle to Protect the Louvre and its Treasury from the Nazis.” For more information, call the JCC at (609) 822-1167.

SHALOMA HADASSAH Book review in honor of Jewish Book Month, 7 p.m. Book: “The Good Fight,” by Danielle Steele, about a Jewish and non-Jewish woman who meet in college. To RSVP, call Mona at (609) 487- 0697.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 15

JCC/JFS VILLAGE Coffee Klatch Political Discussion Group, 10:30 a.m. Enjoy a morning filled with interesting discussion, coffee and refreshments with other community members. Cost: Free for JCC/Village members; $4 for nonmembers. For more information, contact Tina Serota at (609) 822-1108 or tserota@jfsatlantic.org.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16

JFS VILLAGE/JCC Thanksgiving Flower Arranging 101, with a Rutgers Master Gardener, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Learn to create a unique centerpiece for your holiday table. For adults 50+. Free for Village and JCC members; $5 for non-members. Please RSVP by Nov. 9 to Tina Serota at (609) 822-1108 or tserota@jfsatlantic.org. SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17

JEWISH FEDERATION Fantastic Jewish Film Festival Tour: “Promise at Dawn,” a French film about renowned French-Jewish novelist, diplomat and film director Romain Gary at the Gershman Y, 401 South Broad Street in Philadelphia, starting at 7:30 p.m. Transportation available from Margate. Cost: $25 film only, $50 for film and transport; additional fee for post-screening reception. For more information, please call the Jewish Federation at (609) 822-4404.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 18

JCC-MARGATE Bus trip to Washington, D.C. to see the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum. Open to the entire community. Bus leaves JCC at 7:30 a.m. and returns at 7:30 p.m. Cost: $54 for adults and $36 for students. Spaces limited. For more information or to register, call the JCC at (609) 822-1167.

NEXTGEN Shalommm Yoga (for ages 20s through late 40s), 3 p.m. at the Yoga Zone, 7809 Ventnor Ave. in Margate. Cost: $10. For more information and to confirm program, call Rachel at (609) 822- 4404. Program held third Sunday of every month.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 19

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 Nov. 26.

GOLDA MEIR HADASSAH Lunch meeting celebrating Jewish Book Month, 11:30 a.m., at Beth El Synagogue in Margate. Cost: $5. RSVP required; call Sue Morgan at (609) 487-1734.

JCC-MARGATE Jewish Author Series, 7 p.m., with Jamie Bernstein, author of “Famous Father Girl: A Memoir of Growing Up Bernstein.” For more information, call the JCC at (609) 822-1167.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 21

JCC-MARGATE Brunch and Learn, 10:30 a.m. Rabbi David Weis of Beth Israel will speak on the Jewish Connection to Thanksgiving. Film: “Above and Beyond.” Cost: $4 for members and $6 for guests in advance; $6 for members and $10 for guests day of program. For more information or to register, call the JCC at (609) 822-1167.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 22

BERON-JOAS Thanksgiving Luncheon 12 p.m. (Cost: $1). Location: The Rosin Center at the Herman Pogachefsky Pavilion, 1102 Atlantic Ave., Atlantic City. Transportation available. For more information, call (609) 345-5555.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 26

JCC-MARGATE Mah Jongg Brunch, 10:30 a.m. Enjoy a delicious brunch spread and the chance to meet other Mah Jongg and card players. All levels welcome. Space is limited. Cost: $14 for members and $18 for guests up to one week before event; after that $18 for members and $22 for guests. For more information or to register, call the JCC at (609) 822-1167.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 28

JCC-MARGATE Dinner and a Movie: “Crazy Rich Asians,” 5 p.m. Enjoy full-course kosher meat meal and a movie on the big screen. Cost: $18 for members and $20 for guests up to one week before event; after that $20 for members and $23 for guests. For more information, call the JCC at (609) 822-1167.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 29

SHALOMA HADASSAH Hadassah fundraiser at Bonefish Grill, 5-9 p.m. Have dinner at Bonefish and a portion of the bill will be donated to Hadassah (must tell server in advance). For more information call Eve at (609) 822- 0024.

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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