2018-12-05 / Voice at the Shore

Community Event Calendar

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6

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 during December.

SHIRAT HAYAM - VENTNOR Torah Thursday, 1:30 p.m., with Rabbi Jonathan Kremer. Bring your lunch, curiosity and imagination; coffee will be provided. For more information, call 609- 822-7116. Program repeats every Thursday; call to confirm.

SHALOMA HADASSAH Chanukah Party at Brandall Estates in Linwood, 4 p.m. Help residents welcome in Chanukah with lighting the menorah and gift giving. For more information, call Eve at 609-822-0024.

NEXTGENAC Vodka & Latkes, 7-10 p.m., a Hanukah party for Jewish young adults ages 20s through 40s. Cost: $36. For location information and to RSVP, contact Rachel Waldman at 609-822- 4404.

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 7

BERON-JOAS Chanukah with Rabbi Jonathan Kremer, 11:15 a.m., followed Armchair Exercise and Bingo at 11:45 a.m., and Chanukah party with musical entertainment 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.

BETH ISRAEL Latkefest, a festive Hanukah dinner following Shabbat services at 5:30 p.m. Families and all others are welcome. Cost: $25 per family; $10 per person. RSVP required; call Susan Sokalsky at 609-641-3600.

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8

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.

BETH JUDAH - WILDWOOD Cape May Hanukah Celebration: Light up the Night - a Hanukah Happening, 6-7:30 p.m., in front of Cape May’s City Center, 421 Washington Street Mall. All are welcome to join Rabbi Ron Isaacs and the Beth Judah community for a celebration (weather permitting) that includes song and holiday snacks. For more information, call 609-522-7541.

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 9

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.

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. Call to confirm class.

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.

BETH EL – MARGATE Chanukah Brunch, 11:30 a.m., with latkes and Chanukah songs by the Beth El choir. Families and all others welcome. Cost: $18 per person. RSVP requested; call 609-823-2725.

BERON-JOAS Lunch and 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.

MONDAY, DECEMBER 10

BERON-JOAS Bingo, 11:30 a.m., followed by Armchair Yoga at 12:30 p.m. and Menorah Lighting 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.

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, extension 105. Program repeats Monday, December 17.

JFS VILLAGE Paints, Brushes, Friends & Food, 6-8 p.m., in the JCC multi-purpose room. Enjoy a relaxing evening as local artist Vonnie Clark helps participants paint a masterpiece that can be given as a gift. Snacks will be served. Cost: free for Village members and Holocaust survivors; all others $5. RSVP required; call Tina Serota at 609-822-1109, extension 105, or email tserota@jfsatlantic.org.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 11

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 December 18.

SHIRAT HAYAM Making Holiday Foods Light, 11 a.m. A nutritionist will show how to keep holiday feasts healthy. All are welcome. For information or to RSVP, call Ethel at 609-822- 7116, extension 121.

BETH EL – MARGATE Movie Day, 2 p.m., featuring “The Post,” directed by Steven Spielberg, starring Meryl Streep, Sarah Paulson and Tom Hanks. Entire community is welcome. For more information, call 609-823-2725.

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 12

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.

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 December 19 and 26.

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 Wednesdays; please call to confirm. THURSDAY, DECEMBER 13

SHIRAT HAYAM – VENTNOR Game Day, 1-4 p.m. Bring your friends to play Mahjong, Canasta, or another favorite board game that you bring yourself. Refreshments will be served. Cost: $8 per person. Reservations requested; call Karen at 609-822-7116, extension 101. Program repeats December 20.

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 14

BERON-JOAS Bingo, 11:30 a.m., followed by Armchair Exercise at 12:30 p.m. and Shabbat Lunch at 1 p.m. ($1). 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 December 21.

JFS VILLAGE Lunch Around Town, 12-1:30 p.m., at the Downbeach Deli, 8 S. Essex Ave. in Margate. Enjoy lunch with friends and neighbors. Order off menu and pay individually. Please RSVP by Dec. 10 Tina Serota at 609- 822-1109, extension 105, or email tserota@jfsatlantic.org.

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 16

NEXTGENAC 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 call (609) 822-4404. Program third Sunday of every month.

MONDAY, DECEMBER 17

JCC – MARGATE Mahjong Brunch, 10:30 a.m. Enjoy a delicious brunch spread and the chance to meet other Mahjong 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.

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 December 24 and 31. WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 19

JCC – MARGATE Dinner and a Movie: “Operation Finale,” 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, DECEMBER 20

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 non-members. For more information, contact Tina Serota at (609) 822-1108 or tserota@jfsatlantic.org.

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 21

CHABAD – VENTNOR Community Shabbat Dinner, 6:15 p.m., following prayers at 5:30 p.m. Enjoy an evening of inspiration, good food, songs, great company and Shabbat spirit. Location: Chai Center, 6605 Atlantic Ave. Cost: $25. RSVP required; call 609-822-8500.

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 26

CHABAD – VENTNOR “Wrestling with Faith: How Can I Relate to a G-d I Cannot See,” 6:30 p.m. An educational program led by Rabbi Avrohom Rapoport. Program repeats Friday, December 28, at 12:15 p.m. Location: Chai Center. For information and to confim class, call 609-822-8500.

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 28 Bingo at 11:15 a.m., followed by Armchair Exercise at 11:45 a.m., Noon New Year’s Eve Party with Tony DeLuca, and Shabbat Lunch at 1:15 p.m. ($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, DECEMBER 31

BETH EL – MARGATE New Year’s Eve Party, starting at 8:30 p.m., featuring snacks, party favors, music by DJ Claudia, and traditional kosher breakfast served at 10 p.m. BYOB. Entire community is welcome, including singles and seniors. Reservations required; send check for $25 to Beth El Synagogue, P.O. Box 3133, Margate, NJ 08402. For more information, call 609-823-2725.

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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