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Apple Picking

Sunday October 20th 2:00pm meet at  Parks Farm 525 Route 24 Chester, NJ 07930

Join us for an afternoon of apple picking. There is no entrance fee just pay for the apples you pick.  MAKOMnj will provide  donuts and cider.

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Shabbat Dinner

Friday October 25th, 6:30pm

Enjoy a casual potluck Shabbat dinner.  We begin with the traditional Shabbat blessings and then a delicious meal!

MAKOMnj will cook the chicken and bake the challah.

You bring a salad, side dish or dessert.  Be creative and be sure to be nut free.​

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“Welcome Shabbat”

Friday November 1st, 7:15pm

Gather on the first Friday of the month for “Welcome Shabbat,” a Shabbat experience with song and prayer. Come as you are to this family friendly, joyful way to start Shabbat in an atmosphere that is spiritual and uplifting.

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Challah Baking

Another date will be announced soon!

Learn to bake challah at Rabbi Miller’s home

We will make the challah-lujah recipe from start to finish.

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For Kids

Tree of Life Learning

Sunday Mornings 10:00 am- 11:30 am

At MAKOMnj our education program is called Tree of Life Learning.

It’s where learning comes alive. Visit the “Kids” section under the “Learn” tab for more information

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Adult Learning

Torah and Topics: No Experience Necessary

Discuss current issues that we face in the world and see how Jewish values can guide us during difficult or uncertain times. No previous Torah study is needed in fact this is the perfect opportunity for anyone who is curious about Jewish learning. In a relaxed setting a new topic will be discussed each month.  Topics will include: Is it every okay to lie? What is our responsibility to the environment? What does Jewish tradition have to say about immigration?

Dates coming soon Click here to register  and for location information.