WeeklyChadashot (Newsletter)


July 21, 2017

27 Tammuz 5777




Friday, July 21 - Candle Lighting is 8:04pm

Due to the excessive heat, all services will take place inside.

5:30pm TJC Young Families Playground Shabbat Service

6:15pm  Light Dinner - Open to the Community read more

6:30pm  Shabbat Under the Stars Service with Hazzan David                   Acker   read more

7:15pm  Community Potluck Dinner


Saturday, July 22 - Parashat Matot-Massei

8:30am    Bible BaBoker  Adult Library

9:30am    Shabbat Morning Service with Hazzan Naomi Hirsch -                 Darshanit is Louise Sandburg  Sanctuary 


Yasher Koach to those reading Torah 

and Haftarah this Shabbat


Yaacob Dweck

Mindy Langer

Jose Matiella

Isaac Mayer


Todah Rabah   

To Suzanne Esterman and her crew for preparing the Kiddush Lunch and to Louise Sandburg for presenting today's D'var Torah.


Sunday, July 23

9am          Minyan     Beit Midrash 



Monday, July 24  Rosh Chodesh Av

TJC Closed Mondays


Wednesday, July 26

7am          Minyan   Beit Midrash

12:15pm   Adult Ed: Talmud Study Group  Beit Midrash

7:30pm     Social Action Committee Meeting  Adult Library


Thursday, July 27

7:30pm  Religious Affairs Comittee Meeting  Youth Lounge


Friday, July 28 - Candle Lighting is 7:58pm

6:30pm  Kabbalat Shabbat Services with Rabbi Bob Freedman                Adult Library

D'var Torah Speakers

July 22 Louise Sandburg

July 29 Harold Heft

August 5 Jane LeGrange

August 12 Linda Meisel

August 19 Michal Saraf

August 26 Rabbi Bob Goldenberg






Because of the excessive heat the July 21st 

Shabbat Under the Stars & Playground Shabbat will be held inside.


Classes and Programs



Sat., July 22 * 8:30-9:30am - Adult Library

Bible BaBoker read more





Tues. July 25 - TJC Book Club - Video & Potluck Dinner


Wed. July 26  *  12:15 pm - Beit Midrash

Talmud Study Group                          

Analysis of selected passages and sugiyot in the Babylonian Talmud and related texts. Previous familiarity with Talmud study is recommended.


Tues. Aug. 15 * 7:30pm  Beit Midrash

TJC Book Club: They May Not Mean To,  But They Do by Catherine Schine

Please contact Louise Sandburg at or (609) 683-8395 for information on The Jewish Center's Book Club.

Wed. Sept. 6 * 4-5:30pm  Youth Lounge

Sinai & Synapses Workshop - How do we talk about Science and religion?

This FREE workshop is for Religious School staff. Congregants are welcome to join us!

Facilitator Info 

Click Here

For more information please contact Gila Levin 609-921-7207 or

Thursday, Sept. 28 * 9:35am

JCW presents a walk through the Mountain Lakes Nautre Preserve read more





Fridays, July 21 and August 11 

5:30pm Service / 6:15pm Light Dinner

FREE & Open to the community.

 Bring your friends and enjoy a fun Shabbat experience 

with song, dance and play, of course.

RSVP Required: Yael Bermano at  Ybermano@thejewishcenter. org




School Supply Drive

Drop supplies offin TJC Lobby by 

Wed., August 2


We are partnering with Jewish Family and Children's Services of Greater Mercer County to donate new school supplies to those in need.

Requested Supplies:

Backpacks      Notebooks       Rulers     Markers       Crayons          Glue Sticks

Folders            Binders            Pens       #2 Pencils    Erasers     Pencil Cases 






Have you enrolled your child for next Fall?

Did you know we offer programs starting at age 3?

To register and learn more about all of our religious school programs

 Ganon (ages 3-4), Gan Katan (ages 4-5) and

 Grades Alef - Hay (1st -5th Grades)

contact Gila Levin, Director at


 Yizkor Book of Remembrance 

Please return your order form along with your payment by the September 1st deadline.





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Rosh Hashanah 5778 

JCW Rosh Hashanah Cards 


Here is a simple way for you to wish everyone at

The Jewish Center "L'shanah Tovah!"


Jewish Center Women will send a Rosh Hashanah card to TJC's Congregation and Staff.


With a $36 donation, your name will be included on the card! What a great way to connect with the TJC community and support JCW.

read more

LaShir Jewish Community Choir Invites New Members


LaShir: The Jewish Community Choir of Princeton, is seeking experienced choral singers (of all voice parts) to join its ranks. The 2017-18 season, begins September 7 and rehearsals are held Thursday evenings from 7:30 to 9:15 at The Jewish Center.

LaShir under the direction of Dr. Marsha Bryan Edelman is an independent, volunteer, non-profit Jewish community choir dedicated to preserving, promoting, and transmitting Jewish cultural heritage.

For more information, please visit; to schedule an audition, please contact Dr. Edelman at 347-782-2746 or write to



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 NEW TJC Tribute Cards

We have 2 NEW beautifully designed cards - 

1 for sympathy and 1 for simcha 

that will be sent out in your name 

the next time you make a donation in someone's honor or memory.   


Simcha card 

Great for Anniversaries, birthdays, graduations, and more.


Sympathy card 

Honor the memory of someone special. 


To make a donation in honor or in memory of someone special, 

contact Roni at 


Below is photo of the new sympathy card