Israeli JazzPhest coming to Philly

Philadelphia’s Israeli Jazz- Phest celebrates its 5th anniversary with a festival highlighting artists who define global jazz through a wide range of musical forms and genres. This year’s Israeli JazzPhest (Nov. 11-18) presents five eclectic ensembles featuring a Grammy Award winning clarinetist, a global jazz super group, an internationally acclaimed flutist, and two rising stars in the NYC jazz scene. […]

Kid Stuff

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2 ADATH EMANU-EL Family Shabbat service at 7 p.m. All are welcome. Call 608- 1200. TEMPLE EMANUEL Tot Shabbat Service begins at 7 p.m. All are welcome. Call Mayda at 489-0029, ext. 13. CONG. M’KOR SHALOM Tot Shabbat Service begins at 6:30 p.m. for ages two through five. All are welcome. Call 424- 4220. SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 4 TEMPLE […]

Federation installs officers & presents awards at 90th Annual Meeting

The Jewish Federation of Southern New Jersey celebrated its 90th Annual Meeting on Sunday, Oct. 21 at the Katz Jewish Community Center in Cherry Hill. The event, co-chaired by Gerri Rudner and Abby Belafsky, celebrated the accomplishments of the Federation over the past year and honored the men and women who made significant contributions to the Jewish community through outstanding […]

JWV encouraging supporters to greet troops on Thanksgiving

The Jewish War Veterans Post 126 is set to host its ninth annual Feed the Troops Thanksgiving Day celebration. At the event, approximately 300 out of state soldiers who are currently training at the joint McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst base will be treated to a traditional meal along with entertainment from Philadelphia Eagles alumni Vince Papale, Mike Mamula and Garry Cobb. Jill Horner, […]

Kellman Brown PTG to hold Boardwalk Bingo on Nov. 28

Get ready for B-I-N-G-O! Kellman Brown Academy’s Parent Teacher Group (PTG) is looking toward a repeat of last year’s successful “Hollywood Bingo.” This year, the PTG is keeping to its Jersey roots and themed the night “Boardwalk Bingo!” Boardwalk Bingo will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 28 at Kellman Brown Academy (KBA) in Voorhees. Cocktails begin at 5:30 p.m. and […]

Seashore Gardens hosts inaugural ball

The Simon & Sylvia Zisman Seashore Gardens Living Center will hold its inaugural Black & White Ball on Dec. 15 at Resorts Casino Hotel in Atlantic City. Hosted by the Seashore Gardens Foundation, tickets are $250 each and sponsor tables can be purchased for $3,500 and $5,000. Black and white attire is requested for the black tierequired event. Complimentary valet […]

Chabad course ‘Kabbalah of You’ begins Oct. 31

“The Kabbalah of You: A Guide to Unlocking Your Hidden Potential,” a course at the Chabad Center, 1925 Kresson Rd. in Cherry Hill, will begin tonight, Oct. 31, and continue for five more Wednesday evenings. The course will be held 7:30-9 p.m. It is also being offered on six Mondays, beginning Nov. 5 at Chabad in Medford, Medford Community Center, […]


‘Bringing Art’ to special needs

Super Sunday 2013 Chairs Announced

As the Jewish Federation gears up for Super Sunday/Super Week 2013, Jamie Dollinger and Suzanne Levy-Polikoff shared the reasons why they chose to take on the important role of Super Sunday co-chairs. Among the overriding themes were passion for being Jewish and for building a strong, unified Jewish community. This year’s Super Sunday co-chairs are focused on impact—specifically, the impact […]