eKesher Community Calendar – List of Events for 2018

This page contains a list of all scheduled events for 2018 that involve or affect part or all of the Elizabeth-Hillside-Union Jewish community.

To avoid scheduling conflicts, please check this page before scheduling an event.

To add your event to the eKesher calendar, please call Mavis Rosenstein at 908-353-2498 (home) or 908-358-4262 (cell).

Click here for a calendar-style (grid) presentation of all scheduled events.


  • Mon 10/22 - 10-1:00 Flu shots & Mini Health Fair [Y]
  • Tue 10/23 - 11:30am Lunch 'n Learn [Y]
  • Wed 10/24 - 7pm Flour Power! The Great Challah Bake [Y]
  • Sat 10/27 - Vayeira
  • Sun 10/28 - 12:30-3 Kids' Fun Day [Y]
  • Sun 10/28 - Daylight Savings Time ends in Israel
  • Tue 10/30 - JEC HS Open House

  • Sat 11/3 - Chayei Sarah
  • Sun 11/4 - 2am Daylight Savings Time ends. Move clocks back 1 hour
  • Sun 11/4 - BR Open House
  • Mon 11/5 - 6:30pm Dinner & Movie ''Ruth Bader Ginsburg'' [Y]
  • Tue 11/6 - BR, Lower & Middle School Faculty In-Service
  • Tue 11/6 - Election Day
  • Tue 11/6 - JEC HS Student-Teacher Conferences
  • Wed 11/7 - 12:30pm Holocaust Resource Cntr ''Remembering Kristallmacht and the Tragic Voyage of the SS St. Louis'' @ Kean Gateway Bldg #101
  • Thu 11/8 - Rosh Chodesh Kislev
  • Fri 11/9 - Rosh Chodesh Kislev
  • Sat 11/10 - 8:30pm Join EAS @ Pizza, Wine & Building Challenges, 215 Millburn Av. Millburn ($) jecelmorashul.shulcloud.comeventgeniusgems
  • Sat 11/10 - Toldot
  • Sun 11/11 - 11:30am Arts Brunch ''Ziegfeld Girls'' [Y]
  • Sun 11/11 - Veterans Day
  • Mon 11/12 - Veterans Day observed
  • Tue 11/13 - 11:30am Thanksgiving Luncheon w David Aarons [Y]
  • Sat 11/17 - Vayeitzei
  • Sun 11/18 - 12:30-3 Kids Day Out [Y]
  • Sun 11/18 - BJE Exam
  • Sun 11/18 - High, Middle & Lower Schools Parent-Teacher Conferences
  • Tue 11/20 - 11:30am Lunch 'n Learn [Y]
  • Tue 11/20 - 8pm Board Meeting [Y]
  • Wed 11/21 - BR & JEC High School Early Dismissal
  • Wed 11/21 - Wedding of Meir Safrin & Jordana Pickholz
  • Thu 11/22 - No School
  • Thu 11/22 - Thanksgiving Day
  • Fri 11/23 - No School
  • Sat 11/24 - Vayishlach
  • Thu 11/29 - Barmitzvah Ozzy Weis

  • Sat 12/1 - Vayeishev
  • Sun 12/2 - 11-1pm Chanukah Blast @ BA tog. w AI & EAS
  • Sun 12/2 - 11-4 Family Chanukah Program w Klezmer [Y]
  • Sun 12/2 - Erev Chanukah. 1st candle tonight
  • Mon 12/3 - 2nd candle tonight
  • Mon 12/3 - Early Childhood Grandparent Day
  • Tue 12/4 - 11:30am Lunch 'n Learn [Y]
  • Tue 12/4 - 3rd candle tonight
  • Wed 12/5 - 4th candle tonight
  • Thu 12/6 - 5th candle tonight
  • Fri 12/7 - 6th candle tonight
  • Sat 12/8 - 7th candle tonight
  • Sat 12/8 - Mikeitz
  • Sat 12/8 - Rosh Chodesh Tevet
  • Sun 12/9 - 8th candle tonight
  • Sun 12/9 - Rosh Chodesh Tevet
  • Mon 12/10 - 8th day Chanukah
  • Mon 12/10 - No School
  • Wed 12/12 - 4 Tevet, Yahrzeit of Rav Mordechai Pinchas Teitz z''l
  • Wed 12/12 - Broadway Trip ''Come From Away'' (2pm matinee) [Y]
  • Sat 12/15 - Vayigash
  • Sun 12/16 - Home Swim Meet. Pool closed from 12pm on [Y]
  • Tue 12/18 - 8pm Board Meeting [Y]
  • Tue 12/18 - Fast 10th of Tevet
  • Wed 12/19 - 1-7pm JEC Blood Drive
  • Wed 12/19 - Chanukah Luncheon w Tuvia [Y]
  • Sat 12/22 - Vayechi
  • Sun 12/23 - BR Parent-Teacher Conferences
  • Tue 12/25 - 11am Chinese Food & Movie ''The Last Laugh'' and Kids Program [Y]
  • Tue 12/25 - BR Women's Yom Iyun
  • Tue 12/25 - Federal holiday
  • Tue 12/25 - JEC HS & MS Men's Yom Iyun
  • Sat 12/29 - Shemot