October 2017

Get Ready for Game Day

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

10:00 am – 12:00 pm Learn to play
Canasta 1:00 – 3:00 pm Learn to play Mah Jongg
NCJW Peninsula Office, 342 Central Ave, Lawrence NY 11559
For reservations please contact our office at 516-569-3660.

NCJW Fall Game Day Fabulous Luncheon and Fun

Tuesday, October 10, 2107

11:00 am – 3:30 pm
Choose your favorite game: Mah Jongg, Canasta, Bridge
The Woodmere Club, 99 Meadow Dr., Woodmere, NY 11598
Cost: $60.00
For reservations please contact our office at 516-569-3660 .

Disability Awareness Fair

Sunday, October 15, 2017

1:00 – 4:00 pm
NCJW Universally Accessible Playground,
Andrew J. Parise Park (Cedarhurst Park),200 Cedarhurst Ave, Cedarhurst, NY 11516
Open to the Public

New Member Breakfast

Tuesday, October 17, 201

10:00 – 11:30 am
Invitation Only
Hewlett-East Rockaway Jewish Centre, 295 Main St, East Rockaway, NY 11518

Boutique and Program Meeting

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Boutique: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Open to Public
Program Meeting: 12:00 – 1:30 pm Members Only.
New members may join at door
“The Refuge Crisis and Immigration Experience” – Rabbi Rachel Grant Meyer
Hewlett-East Rockaway Jewish Centre, 295 Main St, East Rockaway, NY 11518

November 2017

Lecture Series #2 – “The Venice Ghetto: 500 Years”, Dr. Stanislao Pugliese

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

1:30 to 3:30 pm
Cost: Members $10; Non-Members: $15
Series Reservation: Members $55; Non-members $60
Coffee, cake and fruit served
The Bristal, 477 Hungry Harbor Road, North Woodmere, NY 11581
For reservations please contact our office at 516-569-3660 . You may pay at the door.

Lord and Taylor Cocktail/Presale Party

Wednesday, November 8

6:30 – 8:30 pm
Contribution: Purchase of $5 Shopping Pass – Reservations Required
Sarabeth’s in Lord and Taylor, 1200 Franklin Ave, Garden City, NY 11530
For the Shopping Pass and more information, please contact our office at 516-569-3660

Boutique and Program Meeting – “Personal Resilience and the Resilience of our Planet” – Dominique Browning

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Boutique: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Open to Public
Program Meeting: 12:00 – 1:30 pm Members Only. New members may join at door.
Hewlett-East Rockaway Jewish Centre, 295 Main St, East Rockaway, NY 11518

Lord and Taylor Shopping Fundraiser: Shop Smart, Do Good

November 13 – November 18, 2017

9:30 am – 11 pm
Contribution: $5 Shopping Pass entitles you to a discount on your purchases, PLUS a donation will be made to Peninsula Section
Lord and Taylor, 1200 Franklin Ave, Garden City, NY 11530 For the Shopping Pass and more information, please contact our office at 516-569-3660.

Advocacy Film Series – “The Women’s Balcony”

Sunday, November 19, 2017

2:00 – 4:00 pm
Tickets: District 14 residents may pick up tickets at the library beginning Wednesday,
Nov. 8 – NCJW members may reserve tickets by contacting our office at 516-569-3660 .
Hewlett-Woodmere Public Library, 1125 Broadway, Hewlett, NY 11557

# Giving Tuesday Fundraiser: Peninsula Section’s Major Fundraiser Give Until It Feels Good

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

For more information please contact our office at 516-569-3660 or visit our donation page on this website.

December 2017

Lecture Series #3 “Insider’s View of Working in Washington” Chuck Cutolo

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

1:30 to 3:30 pm
Cost: Members $10; Non-Members: $15
Series Reservation: Members $55; Non-members $60. Coffee, cake and fruit served
The Bristal, 477 Hungry Harbor Road, North Woodmere, NY 11581
For reservations please contact our office at 516-569-3660. You may pay at the door.

Advocacy Film Series: “BESA” The Promise Documentary Film

The story of Albanian Muslims saving the lives of Jews during the Holocaus

December 7, 2017

7:00 pm
Tickets: District 14 residents may pick up tickets at the library beginning Wednesday,
Nov. 29. NCJW members may reserve tickets by contacting our office at 516-569-3660.
Hewlett-Woodmere Public Library, 1125 Broadway, Hewlett, NY 11557

Come From Away Theatre Party (Sold Out)

Sunday, December 10, 2017

Schoenfeld Theater
236 W 45th St, New York, NY 10036

February 2018

Florida Theater Fundraiser: Ann Hampton Calloway

Sunday, February 18, 201

4:00 pm
Lynn University, 3601 N Military Trail, Boca Raton, FL 33431
For more information, please contact our office at 516-569-3660.

March 2018

Lecture Series #4 “Sealed With a Kiss – History and Traditions of Marriage” Marilyn Carminio

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

1:30 to 3:30 pm
Cost: Members $10; Non-Members: $15
Series Reservation: Members $55; Non-members $60 Coffee, cake and fruit served
The Bristal, 477 Hungry Harbor Road, North Woodmere, NY 11581
For reservations please contact our office at 516-569-3660. You may pay at the door.

Advocacy Film Series: “Birthright: A War Story”

March 18, 2018

2:00 pm
Tickets: District 14 residents may pick up tickets at the library beginning Wednesday,
March 7. NCJW members may reserve tickets by contacting our office at 516-569-3660.
Hewlett-Woodmere Public Library, 1125 Broadway, Hewlett, NY 11557

Boutique and Program Meeting – “Justice at Dachau: The Trials of an American Prosecutor”: Joshua Green

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Boutique: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Open to Public
Program Meeting: 12:00 – 1:30 pm Members Only. New members may join at the door.
Hewlett-East Rockaway Jewish Centre, 295 Main St, East Rockaway, NY 11518

April 2018

Lecture Series #5 “The New Anti-Semitism” – Joseph Margolin

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

1:30 to 3:30 pm
Cost: Members $10; Non-Members: $15
Coffee, cake and fruit served
The Bristal, 477 Hungry Harbor Road, North Woodmere, NY 11581
For reservations please contact our office at 516-569-3660. You may pay at the door.

Book Review: “I am Malala”

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

12:30 pm
Hewlett-East Rockaway Jewish Centre, 295 Main St, East Rockaway, NY 11518

Lecture and Luncheon – “Jewish Life Institute”: Dr. Ralph Buultjens

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

10:00 am
Cost: $36 Reservations Required
Hewlett-East Rockaway Jewish Centre, 295 Main St, East Rockaway, NY 11518

Game Day Fabulous Luncheon and Fun

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

11:00 am – 3:30 pm
Cost: $60
Choose your favorite game: Mah Jongg, Canasta, Bridge
The Woodmere Club, 99 Meadow Dr., Woodmere, NY 11598 Cost: To Be Announced
For reservations please contact our office at 516-569-3660.

Jewish Film Festival “Crossing Delancey”

Monday, April 30, 2018

1:00 and 7:00 pm

Peninsula Public Library, 280 Central Ave., Lawrence, NY 11559

For reservations please contact our office at 516-569-3660.

May 2018

Lecture Series #6 “The Six Day War – Looking Back and Forward” Rabbi Art Vernon

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

1:30 to 3:30 pm
Cost: Members $10; Non-Members: $15
Coffee, cake and fruit served
The Bristal, 477 Hungry Harbor Road, North Woodmere, NY 11581
You may pay at the door.

Jewish Film Festival “Crossing Delancey”

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

1:00 pm

Peninsula Public Library, 280 Central Ave., Lawrence, NY 11559

For reservations please contact our office at 516-569-3660.

Generational Differences in the #METOO Movement: Finding Our Voice

Presented by Safe Center L.I.
Overview of the definition of Sexual Assault and Harassment in 2018.
Tuesday, May 1, 1:30-2:30
Barry & Florence Friedberg JCC, 15 Neil Ct, Oceanside, NY 11572
RSVP: contact our office at 516-569-3660

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Jewish Film Festival “Menashe”

Monday, May 7, 2018

1:00 and 7:00 pm (In Yiddish, with subtitles) 82 min

Peninsula Public Library, 280 Central Ave., Lawrence, NY 11559

For reservations please contact our office at 516-569-3660.

Jewish Film Festival “Menashe”

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

1:00 pm

Peninsula Public Library, 280 Central Ave., Lawrence, NY 11559

For reservations please contact our office at 516-569-3660.

Jewish Film Festival “Wedding Plan”

Monday, May 14, 2018

1:00 and 7:00 pm (In Hebrew, with subtitles)110 min

Peninsula Public Library, 280 Central Ave., Lawrence, NY 11559

For reservations please contact our office at 516-569-3660.

Jewish Film Festival “Wedding Plan”

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

1:00 pm (In Hebrew, with subtitles)110 min

Peninsula Public Library, 280 Central Ave., Lawrence, NY 11559

For reservations please contact our office at 516-569-3660.

Book Review: “Exit West” by Moshin Hamid

Wednesday, May 9, 2018, 1 pm

Led by Edna Ritzenberg
Cost: Members – $25 Non-Members $30
Call for Reservation as space is limited 516-569-3660

Volunteer Recognition Celebration Brunch

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

More information To Be Announced

Founder’s Day Honoring Hope Coleman

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

The Seawane Club, 1300 Club Dr., Hewlett, NY 11557
For further information, please contact our office at 516-569-3660.

June 2018

Leaders’ Retreat in St. Louis

Friday – Sunday, June 1-3, 2018

Members Only
For further information, please contact our office at 516-569-3660.

Long Island Section Luncheon

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 11:30 am

Peninsula Section is honoring Fran Denny and Linda Gorin
Temple Avodah, 3050 Oceanside Rd., Oceanside, NY 11572
For further information, please contact our office at 516-569-3660.

Installation

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

More information To Be Announced

July 2018

Center For Adult Life Enrichment – Stepping On: Fall Prevention Presented by Lori Ginsberg, NR, MA

7 Consecutive Thursdays in July and August – must attend the first or second session
July 12,19,26; August 2,9,16,23

Must register for all 7 weeks. New topic each week.
1:30 – 3:30 – Carriage House at Hewlett High School (parking available on-site)
For registration information, please contact our office at 516-569-3660.

Health Forum at Sunny Atlantic Beach Club

Speaker Amy Kurtz – Wellness Coach, Appeared on “Rachel Ray”, book author
July 17, 2018, Morning

6th Annual Back 2 School Store

Friday, July 27 and Sunday, July 29

Ogden Elementary School, North Woodmere, NY
For further information, please contact our office at 516-569-3660.

August 2018

Stepping On (Continuation of Program)

7 consecutive Thursdays in July and August

1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Carriage House at Hewlett High School
For further information, please contact our office at 516-569-3660.