Parshas Vayeshev 5776
This erev Shabbos, Parshas Vayeshev, neiros should be lit by 4:11 with mincha to follow at 4:20. Please remember to repeat kerias shema after 5:15pm.
Rabbi Bleicher's shiur at 3:15pm is entitled, "Appreciating the Light of Chanukah."
Mincha will begin at 4:00pm followed by seudah shlishis during which we will continue our learning of Meseches Brachos and discuss another fascinating question posed to Rav Yitzchak Zilberstein. Maariv will begin and Shabbos will end at 5:15. Please note that we begin reciting ותן טל ומטר לברכה in the ברכה of ברך עלינו for the duration of the winter beginning with מעריב on מוצאי שבת קודש.
Mazal tov to Susan & Kenny Mandel on the engagement of their son, Ben, to Lee-el Gakner of Silver Spring, Maryland.
Please click here to view an important pre-Chanukah safety announcement from our friends at Hatzalah of Union County.
We welcome Rav Meir Goldwicht to the community as he serves as scholar-in-residence at JEC this Shabbos. To view the complete schedule click here.
The teen Chanukah mesiba previously scheduled for Sunday night has been cancelled and will be rescheduled.
December 7th at 6:30pm at the Union Y - Join us at the 2nd annual EHM Chanukah party on the 2nd night of Chanukah, Monday night, December 7 at 6:30pm at the Union Y, featuring Mentalist Denny More and a dairy dinner. Seats and sponsorships are filling up so be sure to click here today to reserve your seat and/or sponsor or reply via email by clicking here.
Tuesday, December 8th at 7pm at the Wilkins Theater at Kean University - Kean University Holocaust Center will honor the memory of its founding director, Rabbi Dr. Joseph Preil z"l, at its annual Murray Pantirer scholar lecture series, featuring Professor Lawrence R. Douglas who will speak on the topic, "Trials of the Holocaust: Nuremberg to Demjanjuk." This event is free and open to the public.
Motzei Shabbos, December 19th at 7pm - EHM General Membership meeting.
Motzei Shabbos, December 26th at 7pm - The community is invited to join us for a melava malka with Judge Dan Butler who will address us on the topic, "Your Son Has a Half Hour to Live and Your Car is Being Towed." To sponsor, click here.
Best wishes for a wonderful (erev) Shabbos & freilichin Chanukah!