2019-01-02 / Voice at the Shore

Community Event Calendar

THURSDAY, JANUARY 3

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 Thursdays through January 17.

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.

SHIRAT HAYAM – VENTNOR Rosh Chodesh Discussion, 7 p.m., led by Rebetzin Elaine Geller.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 3

JFS VILLAGE Lunch Around Town, noon-1:30 p.m. Meet at the Agnes Café, 6433 Ventnor Avenue in Ventnor, where everyone will order off of the menu and pay their individual checks. Enjoy good food and good conversation. For more information, call Tina Serota at 609-822-1109, extension 105.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 4

JCC – MARGATE Brunch and Learn, 10:30 a.m. Presentation on the art of Bedrich Fritta and Theresienstadt by Josh Cutler, JCC program director. Film: “Operation Anthropoid.” 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.

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 1:15 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. Program repeats January 18.

CHABAD - VENTNOR Torah Study, 12:15 p.m. with Rabbi Avrohom Rapoport at the Chai Center, 6605 Atlantic Ave. Program repeats every Friday. Call (609) 822-8500 to confirm class or more information.

SATURDAY, JANUARY 5

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 ISRAEL – NORTHFIELD An Evening of Piano Bar, 7:30-10 p.m., featuring pianist Kenny Green. Pizza, salad, candy, cookies, beer and wine will be served. Cost: $25. RSVP required; call Beth Israel at 609-641-3600.

SUNDAY, JANUARY 6

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.

MONDAY, JANUARY 7

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 January 14.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 8

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 January 15.

BETH EL – MARGATE Game Day, noon-4 p.m. Play Mahjong, Scrabble, Canasta with other community members. Cost: $12. Please bring your own games. To RSVP, call 609- 823-2725.

JFS VILLAGE Memory Café, 1-2:30 p.m., at the Atlantic County Library, Ventnor Branch. This is a place where people in the early stages of memory loss or dementia and their loves ones can gather for conversation, activities, entertainment, companionship and support. For more information, call Tina Serota at 609-822- 1109, extension 105.

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 9

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.

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.

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.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 11

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. WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 16

BETH EL – MARGATE Movie Day: “The Post,” 2 p.m. Meryl Streep plays the country’s first female newspaper publisher, who battles with government corruption, in a movie with Tom Hanks that is directed by Steven Spielberg. Cost: $5, includes snacks. For more information, call 609-823-2725.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 17

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.

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 January 31, February 7 and February 28.

SATURDAY, JANUARY 19

SHALOMA HADASSAH Annual Progressive Dinner, at the homes of Marla Rosenfeld for appetizers, and Mona Ozlek for the main course, and Hanna Peterson for dessert. All are welcome. Cost: $25. For more information, call Mona at 609- 487-0697.

SHIRAT HAYAM – VENTNOR Toon Saloon, open mic coffeehouse at 8 p.m. Bring your musical and poetic creativity to share with others during this relaxed evening. For more information call 609-822-7116.

MONDAY, JANUARY 21

BETH EL – MARGATE Tu B’Shevat Luncheon, noon-2 p.m. Enjoy a tasty lunch of fruit, egg and tuna salads and more while discussing Tu B’Shevat and sharing stories. The entire community is welcome. Cost: $18. Please RSVP to 609-823- 2725.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 22

JFS VILLAGE Mosaics Party Night, 6-8 p.m., at the JCC. Clay Station on the Go will guide party-goers through crafting their own mosaic creations. Party is geared for those 50+. Cost: Free to Village members and Holocaust survivors; all others $5. For more information or to reserve, contact Tina Serota at 609-822-1109, extension 105. WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 23

SHIRAT HAYAM – VENTNOR Annual Florida Reunion Luncheon, 11 a.m., at Ben’s New York Kosher Delicatessen Restaurant in Boca Raton. For more information, call the synagogue at 609-822-7116.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 24

JCC – MARGATE Brunch & Learn, 10:30 a.m. Meryl Rodgers will speak on “Coming to America: 200 years of Immigration Policies—How Have We Changed?” followed by the film “They Came for Good: A History of the Jews in the U.S., Taking Root, 1820- 1880.” Cost: $4 for members, $6 guests in advance; $6 for members, $10 guests day of program. For more information call the JCC at 609-822-1167.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 25

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.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 29

JCC – MARGATE Dinner & a Movie, 5 p.m. featuring “A Star is Born” with Lady Gaga. Cost: $18 for members, $20 guests one week before the program; after that $20 for members, $23 guests. For more information call the JCC at 609-822-1167.

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 ellen@jewishbytheshore.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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