Program on the Cyber Threatscape

Temple Shalom - Reform 5 Ayrmont Lane, Aberdeen, NJ

The Brotherhood of Temple Shalom is sponsoring a program for adults and youth on current online fraud and cyber crimes. The program is free and open to the community.


Jewish Genealogy Workshop:Using Online Resources to Research Your Family History

Alex Aidekman Family Jewish Community Campus 901 Route 10, Whippany, NJ

Aidekman Family Campus, Whippany, 3:30-5:30 p.m. Presented by Jewish Historical Society of NJ, the workshop will be led by Rabbi Scott Kalmikoff, a 28-year-old genealogist who has spent the last 13 years researching his roots. There is a $5 suggested donation. RSVP to Linda Forgosh at or 973-929-2994.

Mercer County Jewish Genealogy Society at Beth El Synagogue February Meeting

Beth El Synagogue 50 Maple Stream Rd, East Windsor, NJ

On Sunday, February 23, 2020 at 7:30 pm, the Beth El Synagogue of East Windsor, Mercer County Genealogy Society presents “Beginning Your Family Research”. Sometimes the hardest thing to do is to find out about your family’s history. You may have heard a story from your parents or grandparents but you don’t know how to […]

Family research

Beth El Synagogue 50 Maple Stream Rd, East Windsor, NJ

“Beginning Your Family Research” will be presented by the Mercer County Genealogy Society on Sunday, Feb. 23, at 7:30 p.m. at Beth El Synagogue of East Windsor. Call 609-443-4454 or go to

Rosh Hodesh Adar

Temple B'nai Abraham 300 East Northfield Rd, Livingston, NJ

Temple B’nai Abraham, Livingston, 7:30 p.m. Rabbi Faith Joy Dantowitz will lead free hamantaschen baking. RSVP to or 973-994-2290 or go to


Exploring anti-Semitism

Highland Park Conservative Temple 201 S 3rd Ave, Highland Park, NJ

Rabbi Eliot Malomet will present “Exploring Anti-Semitism,” at 8 p.m. at Highland Park Conservative Temple-Congregation Anshe Emeth. The series continues March 23 and 30. Cost is $10 per class, free for members. Call 732-545-6482.


Talmud class

Temple Beth Shalom 193 E Mt Pleasant Ave, Livingston, NJ

A free Talmud class studying Berakhot, the first tractate of the Talmud, is offered by Rabbi Simeon Cohen on Thursdays (except March 12 and Passover) at 8 p.m. at Temple Beth Shalom, Livingston. All texts will be provided in English. Contact 973-992-3600 or


Women’s computer classes

Linda & Rudy Slucker NCJW Center for Women 70 S Orange Ave, Livingston, NJ

Linda & Rudy Slucker NCJW/Essex Center for Women, Livingston, will begin six-session Basic Excel classes on Mondays and Wednesdays on March 9, 9:30-11:30 a.m.; and Intro to Word will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning March 10, 9:30-11:30 a.m. An Intermediate Excel class will also be held March 9, 11, 16, and 18, 9:30-11:30 […]


Adult Intermediate and Advanced Hebrew Classes

Temple Beth Shalom 193 E Mt Pleasant Ave, Livingston, NJ

Temple Beth Shalom, Livingston. Free weekly classes begin at 6:30 p.m. (intermediate), 8 (advanced, entirely in Hebrew). RSVP to or 973-992-3600.

Colorectal cancer facts

The Oscar & Ella Wilf Campus For Senior Living 350 Demott Ln, Somerset, NJ

A Colorectal Cancer Workshop and Virtual Tour (of an inflatable colon) will be held 2-3:30 p.m. at the Wilf Campus for Senior Living’s Education and Resource Center, Somerset. RSVP to 732-568-1155 or

Job seekers group

Jewish Family Service of Somerset 150 W High St # A, Somerville, NJ

“Using Emotional Intelligence to Get the Job” will be the topic of the next job seekers success group meeting at Jewish Family Service of Somerset, Hunterdon and Warren Counties, Somerville, 7-9 p.m. RSVP to Elise Prezant at 908-725-7799, ext. 108, or


The Jewish Center Princeton online activities

Jewish Center in Princeton

Due to the outbreak of the coronavirus, most synagogues and organizations have cancelled all in-person activities for the rest of the month. Some are offering online learning opportunities or plan to reschedule. The Jewish Center, Princeton, is offering online activities via Zoom: A Talmud Study Class meets weekly on Wednesdays (except Jewish holidays), 12:15-1:15 p.m. […]

“Preparing for the Future Job Market” (Online)

Job seekers success group sponsored by Jewish Family Service of Somerset, Hunterdon and Warren Counties will meet 7-9 p.m. via Zoom. To register, contact Elise Prezant at 908-725-7799, ext. 108, or


Sephardic Cooking Series (Online)

A benefit for Nefesh Yehudi Academy, Morah Ricki Dayan will teach how to create Sephardic specialties in this Wednesday night series, 8 p.m. Cost is $12 per class; includes recipe, access to the Zoom class, and the recording. To register, go to and click “donate.”


“The Temple Mount In Jerusalem — Its History & Destiny” (Online)

Held via Zoom at 7 p.m. with Chabad Center of Northwest NJ, the three-week interactive course will focus on the history and spiritual significance of the Temple in Jerusalem. There is an optional sponsorship of $18, $25 per couple. RSVP to 973-625-1525, ext. 227, or or visit