upcoming programs and events
Wednesday Study Group, meeting In Rabbi Scheinberg's office in the Kaplan Building. 9:15 - 10:30 am. Currently studying Exodus. No prior education required; no prior knowledge required; no reservation required. This class is free.
Wed., Oct 29: Introduction to Judaism course begins (24 sessions) - see introjudaismNJ.com. The class is nearly full, but there are a few spaces remaining and it is still possible to sign up.
Friday-Saturday, January 30-31: Scholar-in-residence weekend with
Rabbi David Golinkin,
President of the Schechter Institute of Judaic Studies, Jerusalem
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Friday evening, Jan 30 - Services 7pm, followed by Shabbat dinner, 8pm, including presentation: "How are these Responsa different from all other Responsa?" Services are free. Please purchase your tickets for the Shabbat dinner BEFORE JAN 23!
Members $20 Non-members $25 Saturday morning, Jan 31: Services 9:30am; lecture, approx 11:45am: "The State of Judaism in the Jewish State". Saturday afternoon: Lecture 1:00pm, "Jewish Dilemmas in Medical Ethics" There is no cost for these lectures, but please RSVP to the office, or 201-659-4000.
Saturday evening, Jan 31: Light dinner, 5:00pm, followed by evening service and Havdalah, and participatory musical program: "A History of Jerusalem in Song" There is no cost for this program, but please RSVP to the office, or 201-659-4000.
Sun. February 8, 7-8:30pm is the second of a three-part workshop (last session to be held on Feb. 8) for expectant couples, "Shalom Baby: Welcoming a Jewish Child." Enhance your preparation for welcoming a new child into your family and the Jewish community. Learn about values, customs and community resources available to help as the family grows. Led by Rabbi Scheinberg and Karen Jacob LCSW, from the Jewish Family Service. $50/couple; RSVP to the office, or 201-659-4000.
Sunday, February 22: Philip & Claire Meistrich Speaker Program and Brunch: "Raising Healthy Eaters: From toddlers to teens, from omnivores to vegetarians," with USH members Rachel Meltzer (author of The Smart Girl's Guide to Going Vegetarian) and Dina Rose (author of It's Not About the Broccoli: Three Habits to Teach Your Kids for a Lifetime of Healthy Eating)
Tickets: $18 USH members; $20 non-members.
Contact the USH office or 201-659-4000, to make
a reservation. Or pay in advance here via PayPal:
Member - $18
Non-member - $20
Sunday, March 1: Preschool Purim event featuring Mama Doni
Wednesday, March 4: Purim eve celebration
Saturday, March 7: USH Casino Night
Saturday, April 4: Congregational 2nd night Passover Seder
Fri-Sun., May 15-17: Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the dedication of our synagogue building (dedicated May 16, 1915)! Public ceremony and shabbat dinner on Friday evening May 15, and celebratory concert on Sunday May 17!