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Photo Friday | April 19, 2019

Spring has finally sprung. Today, we offer an array of photos depicting outdoor activities.

Black and white photo of three women in tennis outfits standing on an outdoor tennis court with an instructor who is holding up her racket and gesturing.

A group of women learning a tennis backstroke. Recognize anyone?

Black and white photograph of four children in shorts and t-shirts jumping in the air and reaching for a basketball in midair by a basketball hoop.

“Y” youngsters enjoying an outdoor basketball game. Who are these young hoopsters?

Black and white photo of a child in shorts and a striped T-shirt in the process of swinging at a ball. The bat is an adult-sized one. In the background is another child, in pants, T-shirt, and glasses, standing and watching the batter.

This young fellow will grow into this bat.  Who is this budding slugger with a great swing?

Color photograph of four men, dressed casually, standing and leaning on golf putters. Behind them are tall evergreens and shrubs.

William (Bill) Taylor and 3 fellow duffers. Can you identify the other 3?

A group of children and adults outside on a lawn, both looking at the camera and doing other activities. A kneeling man is helping a child with long hair with archery. The trees and shrubs in the background are full and verdant.

Log B’Omer picnic being enjoyed by family members of Temple Ahavat Israel.Can you help us with the I.D.’s?

Our next exhibit at The Jewish Historical Society of North Jersey will open April 29, 2019 and will feature photos and memorabilia of “Family Collections of Northern New Jersey”. Visiting hours are Mondays and Wednesday from 11:00am to 3pm

We want to encourage our readers to tell their stories by submitting prospective future newsletters to the JHSNJ. Topics can range from neighborhoods, businesses, camps,or community centers and could include family memories or personal experiences you have had in the north Jersey area. Don’t be shy!

Our mailing address is:
Jewish Historical Society of North Jersey
17-10 River Road, Suite 3A
Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
Telephone #: (201) 300-6590