Photo Friday | April 5, 2019
This week we will feature pictures of Barnert Temple (B’nai Jeshurun) and the ‘new’ Temple Emanuel of North Jersey. Both temples are now located in Franklin Lakes.
Barnert Temple Adult confirmation class of 1988 featuring from left to right: Cantor Sheila Pearl, past presidents Kathie Press and Nardyne Catani, confirmants, and Rabbi Martin Freedman. Can you help with the other I.D.’s?
Barnert Temple confirmation class of 2005. Front row, left to right: Sarah Sommer, Rebecca Cimino, Melissa Schwartz, Rabbi Elyse Frishman, Thalia Halpert-Rodis, Elana Chalmers, Madeline Eldridge. Middle row: Allison Filan, Noah Levine, Aaron Newman, Nadia Nimberger,Ilana Frechtman, Susan Paykin, Megan hess, Hanine Mascari, Laura Galinko. Back row: Nicole harris, Jonathan Curran, Nicole Auerbach, Sam Segal, Jared Fischer, Matthew Kagan, Adam Lieberman.
Rabbi Martin Freedman blowing a shofar at the dedication of the new Nathan Barnert Memorial Temple in Franklin Lakes
Temple Emanuel Hebrew School students dancing “Ma Navu”, Israeli folk dance. Please help us with the I.D.’s.
The ‘new’ Temple Emanuel of North Jersey in Franklin Lakes.
The next exhibit of The Jewish Historical Society of North Jersey will open in April 2019 and will feature photos and memorabilia of “Family Collections of Northern New Jersey”.
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!
Photo Friday | April 12, 2019
The answers to our recent “Who Am I?” challenge are as follows: (1a)Dustin Hoffman (1b) I was named after silent screen star Dustin Farnum; (2)future stars Gene Hackman and Robert Duvall (3)Benjamin Braddock in “The Graduate” (4)”Hook” after the ’91 movie with the same name (5)”Kramer vs. Kramer” and “Rain Man”)(6)”Archie” comic books
This week’s Photo Friday will celebrate the festival of Passover which begins the evening of April 19th.
1964 Golden Age Club enjoyed attending a Seder that included a recital of passages from the Haggadah accompanied by a chorus.
“Y” Youth Sunday School Seder held on April 10, 1960. Recognize anyone?
Passover Seder being enjoyed by young congregants of Beth Shalom Temple of Clifton. Everyone is ready to partake in the charoset, eggs and celery. Please help us with the I.D.’s.
Rabbi Herman of Temple Emanuel of Passaic leading the Kiddush at a teen Seder. Who remembers this Seder and its participants?
Youngsters at Temple Emanuel of Passaic getting ready to enjoy a Seder meal – but first the Haggadah must be read! Please help us with the I.D.’s