Elections 2020: Making Your Vote Count — What Every Citizen Must Know! (Online)

Elections 2020 in the Shadow of Covid: Making Your Vote Count — What Every Citizen Must Know! Sponsored by Adath Shalom, Parsippany, the 7 p.m. Zoom program will present a discussion with Matt Clarkin, chair of the Morris County Board of Elections. For the Zoom link, go to the calendar section at

“My Journey as a Social Activist: How a 60s Housewife Became a National Leader

“My Journey as a Social Activist: How a 60s South Orange Housewife Became a National Leader in Advancing Educational Equity.” Sponsored by the Kol Rina minyan, the brunch and learn program will be presented by Rebecca Lubetkin, founding director of the Rutgers’ Consortium for Educational Equity, at 10:30 a.m. For a Zoom link, email

Tips for Managing Anxiety During Covid-19

Sponsored by Jewish Family Service of Central NJ (JFSCNJ) and held at 8 p.m. via Zoom, the presentation will be led by JFSCNJ therapist Amy Ganz Sadeghi, LCSW. Contact or 908-352-8375 for a Zoom invitation.

“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

RESISTANCE: Film Discussion with Jesse Eisenberg

Long before he rose to international fame as a mime, Marcel Marceau put his fledgling career as an artist on hold to spirit Jewish children out of Nazi-occupied France. Watch the extraordinary new film Resistance about that little-known chapter of Marceau’s life, and then join our discussion with the film’s star, Jesse Eisenberg (The Social Network), […]


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.”


Medical Breakthroughs from American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)

Sponsored by Sharsheret, the Jewish Breast and Ovarian Cancer Community, the 8 p.m. webinar will feature Dr. Ruth Oratz, medical oncologist at Perlmutter Cancer Canter, NYU Langone, and Dr. Sharyn Lewin, gynecologic oncologist, medical director of the Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Holy Name Medical Center, reporting on updates and research from ASCO’s annual virtual meeting. […]

Zoom Bingo Night! (Online)

Sponsored by Temple Emanu-El, Edison, and held at 8 p.m. Go to and enter password: temple.

PJ Library Hebrew Summer Fun (Online)

A five-session Jewish Federation in the Heart of NJ program for children 3-5 and their families will be held via Zoom through Aug. 14, 9:30 a.m. Morah Gayle Kaplan of Temple Shaari Emeth preschool will teach the Hebrew alphabet, numbers, body parts, and more through games and songs. The series costs $25 per family. Contact […]


Virtual film fest

The Axelrod Performing Arts Center (APAC), in cooperation with Menemsha Films, will hold the virtual Israel-Jewish International Film Festival from July 19 to Aug. 13. Opening July 19 with the exclusive North American premiere of “Asia,” starring Shira Haas from Netflix’s “Unorthodox,” the festival features 10 award-winning films from Israel, Hungary, Norway, Germany, and France. […]


“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

Chicks with Sticks

The April 29 meeting of the knitting group sponsored by Raritan Valley Hadassah has been rescheduled for July 29, 1-3 p.m. at a Highland Park home. To receive yarn or drop off a finished project, contact 732-853-6058, 732-246-7366, or

“Interviewing in the COVID Era” (Online)

Sponsored by Jewish Family Service of Somerset, Hunterdon and Warren Counties, the job seekers success group will meet via Zoom, 7-9 p.m. RSVP for the Zoom invitation to Elise Prezant at 908-725-7799, ext. 108, or