Health & Wellness
Jewish & Israeli life
The Place to Dance
Open dance for intermediate/advanced dancers, featuring all your old and new favorites. Couples and some circle dancing, all in a party atmosphere!
Sundays, ongoing, 7-11:30 pm, $13/$15
Includes repertoire instruction, followed by regular sessions of our favorite circle dances on an intermediate/advanced level. Beginners welcome!
Tuesdays, ongoing, 7:30-11 pm, $12/$14
Contact Esther at 201.408.1456 or Tamar at 201.836.2655.
with Zvi Klein
Join the Israeli choir! Enjoy singing and socializing with others who love to sing. Learn new and familiar Israeli songs under the direction of our talented conductor and musical director Zvi Klein. Participants must know how to read and sing in Hebrew. Reading musical notes NOT required.
Based on the doctrine of Yemima Avital Z”L with Smadar Taub
Acquire tools that allow a shift in perspective. Face life situations with awareness, peace of mind and an expansion of thought. Learn to look inward and discover an ongoing process unfolding.
About the facilitator: Smadar Taub, LMHC, MA, MS is currently teaching “Conscious Awareness” and Dream Workshops at the JCC in Manhattan and the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades.
ERAN NJ is proud to invite you to an evening with Dr. Tal Ben Shahar, Author and Lecturer who taught two of the largest classes in Harvard University’s history: Positive Psychology and The Psychology of Leadership.
The Science of Happiness
ERAN – Emotional First-Aid by Telephone & Internet, is a volunteer-based organization in Israel that provides mental health first-aid to all residents of Israel in emotional distress, on the telephone and the Internet, free of charge, anonymously and confidentially. Services are provided 24/7 by highly trained volunteers, in Hebrew, Russian, Arabic and English to Holocaust survivors, soldiers and their families, teenagers, children, medical personnel and more.
“NJ Branch”, one of four ERAN’s branches in North America, was established in 2018 to support the night calls from Israel.
The Kaplen JCC on the Palisades is proud to contribute to the NJ Branch of ERAN and the Israeli Center is excited to assist and host this special event.
*Lecture in English
*All proceeds to benefit the NJ Branch of ERAN
General Admission Tickets at the door will be available at $45.
We will learn how to take our business to the next level with simple and clear marketing rules and tools.
Please join us for a community observance of Yom HaZikaron - Israel Memorial Day, to honor the lives and memories of the fallen soldiers and the victims of terror.
The ceremony will be followed by a community Sing-along
Come join us for the biggest community-wide event ever!
Enjoy Israeli Brunch, Food Trucks, kids activities, activities with the Israeli Scouts, Live Israeli music, and much more!
The event is in collaboration with the Jewish Federation of Northern NJ & the Kaplen JCC.
Weather permitting, the event will take place outdoors. Event indoor will be celebrated throughout the JCC’s multiple spaces, allowing various activities simultaneously.
Please get your ticket in advance. Ticket per family is $20, at the door price is $25