eKesher Community Calendar – List of Events for 2019

This page contains a list of all scheduled events for 2019 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 send an email to calendar@eKesher.com.

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


  • Wed 8/21 - 11:30am Senior Summer Luau [Y]
  • Wed 8/21 - 8:30pm Mens Review Class on Family Purity w R' Moshe Kesselman @ BA 908-463-3264
  • Sat 8/24 - Eikev
  • Sat 8/31 - Re'eh
  • Sat 8/31 - Rosh Chodesh Elul

  • Sun 9/1 - Rosh Chodesh Elul
  • Mon 9/2 - Labor Day
  • Sat 9/7 - Shoftim
  • Sun 9/8 - 11:30am Seniors Welcome Back Brunch w Dream Catcher Cabaret Show [Y]
  • Sun 9/8 - 12-3pm Welcome Back Day [Y]
  • Mon 9/9 - 11:30am Lunch 'n Learn w Community Rabbis [Y]
  • Sat 9/14 - Ki Teitzei
  • Sun 9/15 - 4:30pm 40th Annual Dinner & 34th year of Gala Weddings. [BA] Sheraton 199 Smith Rd, Parsippany, NJ
  • Sun 9/15 - InfantChild CPR Class [Y]
  • Wed 9/18 - 11:30am Seniors Rosh Hashanah Luncheon w Vito Lombardo [Y]
  • Sat 9/21 - Ki Tavo
  • Sun 9/22 - Fall classes begin for 10 weeks [Y]
  • Wed 9/25 - Seniors Afternoon trip to Newark Museum [Y]
  • Sat 9/28 - Nitzavim
  • Sun 9/29 - Erev Rosh Hashanah
  • Mon 9/30 - 1st day Rosh Hashanah 5780

  • Tue 10/1 - 2nd day Rosh Hashanah 5780
  • Sat 10/5 - Vayelech
  • Mon 10/7 - 11:30am Lunch 'n Learn w Community Rabbis [Y]
  • Tue 10/8 - Erev Yom Kippur. Slichot tonight
  • Wed 10/9 - Yom Kippur
  • Sat 10/12 - Ha'azinu
  • Mon 10/14 - First night Sukkot
  • Tue 10/15 - First day Sukkot
  • Wed 10/16 - 2nd day Sukkot
  • Thu 10/17 - Chol hamoed Sukkot
  • Fri 10/18 - Chol hamoed Sukkot
  • Sat 10/19 - Chol hamoed Sukkot
  • Sun 10/20 - Chol hamoed Sukkot
  • Mon 10/21 - Shemini Atzeret
  • Mon 10/21 - Simchat Torah at night
  • Tue 10/22 - Simchat Torah
  • Sat 10/26 - Bereishit
  • Sun 10/27 - 11:30am Seniors Arts Brunch. Speaker ''Red Apple Rest Stop [Y]
  • Sun 10/27 - 2am Israel turns clocks back 1 hour to Standard Time
  • Mon 10/28 - 10:30am Flu shots. Bring ins. card [Y]
  • Mon 10/28 - Flu shots [Y]
  • Wed 10/30 - 11:30am Seniors Harvest Moon Luncheon w Peter Lieberman [Y]
  • Wed 10/30 - 11:30am Seniors Harvest Moon Luncheon w Peter Lieberman [Y]
  • Wed 10/30 - 11:30am Seniors Harvest Moon Luncheon w Peter Lieberman [Y]

  • Sat 11/2 - Noach
  • Mon 11/4 - 11:30am Lunch 'n Learn w Community Rabbis [Y]
  • Wed 11/6 - 6:45pm Community Challah Bake [Y]
  • Sat 11/9 - Lech Lecha
  • Tue 11/12 - Wedding Sapir Kent to Rafi Rabinowitz
  • Sat 11/16 - Vayera
  • Sun 11/17 - 11:30am Arts Brunch ''Jerry Lewis, Man Behind the Clown'' [Y]
  • Wed 11/20 - 11:30am Seniors Thanksgiving Luncheon w Tuvia [Y]
  • Sat 11/23 - Chayei Sarah
  • Wed 11/27 - Wedding Sima Gold & Andrew Goldstein
  • Thu 11/28 - 1st day Rosh Chodesh Kislev
  • Thu 11/28 - Thanksgiving
  • Fri 11/29 - 2nd day Rosh Chodesh Kislev
  • Sat 11/30 - Mikeitz

  • Thu 12/5 - At Maariv begin saying Tal Umatar
  • Sat 12/7 - Vayetzei
  • Sun 12/8 - 11:30 Senior Arts Brunch, 50s and 60s Dance Party w David Aarons
  • Mon 12/9 - 11:30am Lunch 'n Learn w Community Rabbis [Y]
  • Sat 12/14 - Vayishlach
  • Sun 12/15 - Morning Family Chanukah Program [Y]
  • Sat 12/21 - Vayeshev
  • Sun 12/22 - First Chanukah candle tonight
  • Mon 12/23 - 2nd Chanukah candle tonight
  • Tue 12/24 - 3rd Chanukah candle tonight
  • Wed 12/25 - 10:30am Chinese Food and a Movie ''Three Identical Strangers'' [Y]
  • Wed 12/25 - 4th Chanukah candle tonight
  • Wed 12/25 - Federal holiday
  • Thu 12/26 - 6th Chanukah candle tonight
  • Fri 12/27 - 7th Chanukah candle tonight
  • Sat 12/28 - 1st day Rosh Chodesh Tevet
  • Sat 12/28 - 8th Chanukah candle tonight
  • Sat 12/28 - Mikeitz
  • Sun 12/29 - Last day Chanukah