New Year’s Eve Party @ BETH EL SYNAGOGUE
Dec 31 @ 9:00 pm

Come and join us to ring in the New Year.  Music, breakfast, party favors, snacks and soft drinks.  BYOB, must be kosher.

New Year’s Day
Jan 1 all-day
JFS Village Lunch Around Town @ Agnes Cafe
Jan 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Enjoy a leisurely lunch with friends and neighbors while supporting our local restaurants. Come prepared for good food, good friends & fun conversation!

Rabbi Rapoport’s Freestyle Torah Class @ Chabad Chai Center
Jan 4 @ 12:15 pm

Rabbi Rapoport’s Freestyle Torah Class
Unscripted, Uninhibited and Unbelievable!
Fridays 12:15pm

Join us for an inspiring and entertaining exploration of the weekly Torah Portion.
Location: Chabad Chai Center, 6605 Atlantic Ave Ventnor NJ 08406
For more information visit or call 609-822-8500

Rosh Chodesh Sh’vat
Jan 7 all-day

Beginning of new Hebrew month of Sh’vat

JCC Trip to South East Asia: Jewish Bangkok, Singapore, Bali & Hong Kong @ Milton & Betty Katz JCC
Jan 8 – Jan 22 all-day

The Milton & Betty Katz JCC will run a tour of Southeast Asia from January 8 – 22, 2019. The trip will include stops in Bangkok (Thailand), Singapore, Bali (Indonesia) and Hong Kong with opportunities to connect to the local population as well as the Jewish community in each location. The price will include round trip airfare from Newark as well as all inter Asia flights, ground transportation, city tours, daily delicious breakfast buffets and select additional meals. Spaces are very limited. For more information and a full itinerary, please contact Josh Cutler at 609-822-1167 x 138 or email

Kugel Brunch @ Jewish Federation, Kramer Family Boardroom
Jan 8 @ 11:00 am

Brunch to begin working on a Kugel Recipe book fundraiser for our local organizations.

Mahjongg Day @ Mahjongg & Game Day
Jan 8 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Mahjongg and lunch. You must bring your own game and also canasta, scrabble or whatever games you wish to play

Memory Cafe @ Atlantic Co. Library Ventnor Branch
Jan 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

If you or your loved one has early stage memory loss/dementia, gather monthly for conversation, activities, entertainment, companionship and education in a relaxed and supportive environment. Take a break from your daily routine to find friendship, acceptance and fun!

Security Summit @ Jewish Community Center, Auditorium
Jan 9 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

A schedule for the summit with specific topics and details will be provided to you closer to the day, but its timing will be:

• 10:30 AM – Security Tour of JCC building
• 11:00 AM – Session for Agencies
• 12:00 PM – Group Session & Lunch
• 01:30 PM – Session for Synagogues
• 02:30 PM – Security Tour of Shirat Hayam building

Please confirm at your earliest convenience by return e-mail whether or not you will attend, and who from your organization’s leadership/staff will attend.