Community Resources & Events
Throughout the year, Lunch and Learn programs provide an opportunity to hear interesting speakers in an informal setting. Speakers include authors, advocates and community leaders. Registration for Lunch & Learn programs is available to members and nonmembers.
Breaking News: Navigating Today’s Media
Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Temple B’nai Abraham,
300 E. Northfield Road, Livingston, NJ
The press is under attack. News sources are polarized. The news cycle is unrelenting. How do we know what is real and what is truly important? “Breaking News: Navigating Today’s Media” will provide media literacy guidelines for today’s changing world — a must-attend for anyone who cares about the future of a free press.
Stephanie Clifford, Investigative Reporter, NY Times Contributor
Marshall Cohen, CNN Reporter and Producer
Rob Nelson, WABC-TV, Anchor and Reporter
Kevin Lerner, Professor of Journalism, Marist College
Fee: $20 members; $25 nonmembers.Includes a buffet lunch. Pre-registration required by May 1, 2019.
Each year NCJW/Essex celebrates its outgoing officers and welcomes a new leadership team at an Annual Installation and Awards Ceremony. In addition, volunteers who have made important contributions in service and leadership are recognized.
Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 6:30 pm
Cedar Hill Country Club, Livingston, NJ
$60 per person.
Honor our award recipients, socialize and enjoy a wine bar, dinner and dessert!
Register below or call the NCJW/Essex office, (973) 740-0588.
PLEASE CLICK HERE to honor our officers and award winners by placing an ad in the Installation Ad Journal.
Links to Our Community
America Jewish Congress (AJCongress)
B’nai Brith Youth (BBYO)
Jewish National Fund (JNF)
Jewish Family Service of MetroWest
New Jersey Jewish News NJJN
Article by the late Robert Wiener, NJJN: Story of the Jewish people (abridged)
Temple to host Kenyan gay rights activist by Robert Wiener, New Jersey Jewish News Staff Writer
‘Smart’ technology makes firearms safer, Op-Ed, NJJN by Rabbi Dantowitz, June 3, 2015
Jewish Telegraphic Agency JTA
Tablet Magazine-article by Professor Allan Nadler about Rabbi Joachim Prinz
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Essex, Union & Hudson Counties
Newark Emergency Services for Families
Runway of Dreams: The Authority on Adapting Mainstream Clothing, TBA Member Mindy Scheier, Founder Runway of Dreams
Township of Livingston
Township of Millburn/Short Hills
Township of West Orange
On- Line Media
TBA on Burbio
Livingston Navigator– West Essex Tribune
The Livingston Patch
The Alternative Press
Maplewood Online Calendar