Category Archives: Iris Family Center for Early Childhood Education

Religious School Ice Cream Social – Please Save The Date!

Please Join Us For Some Sweets & Treats!  The Good Humor Ice Cream Truck Is Coming To The Linda & Rudy Slucker Religious School!



If you have children in Grades K-12 and are considering Religious School or Hebrew High for next fall, please join us for an informal Q and A, delicious Good Humor ice cream and some fun summer activities.

Meet our Religious School Director, loving teachers and Religious School board members.  Feel free to invite friends who might be interested.

Please RSVP to Debi in the Religious School at or call 973-763-3793.                                                 


Turkey, Food & Winter Wear Drive




Sunday, November 24th – 8:30-12:30 at Gellis Plaza

Collecting frozen turkeys, all non-perishable groceries (including Thanksgiving staples like gravy, stuffing, corn, sweet potatoes, green veggies and cranberry sauce), and new and gently used winter wear for children and adults (coats, sweaters, hats, boots, gloves, scarves).

If it is easier for our congregants, they can bring items to the Women’s Connection services on Friday, November 22nd. Turkeys can be placed in the labeled TSTI freezer.

If anyone has earned a free Shoprite turkey that they would like to contribute but is unable to pick up, please email Lisa Goldberg Ozer:

For more information on how to volunteer with the Interfaith Food Pantry please click here.

If you build it they will come

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If you build it they will come: Carol the carpenter, AKA Carol Paster, Director of the Iris Family Center for Early Childhood, builds the first bench for the temple’s new campground, a new outdoor worship and programming space.

Funding for the space was provided through our participation in a pilot program of the Jewish Federation and Greater Metrowest and The Foundation for Jewish Camps.

“Organizing is Academic! The ABCs to getting Your Student Organized”

“Organizing is Academic!  
The ABCs to getting Your Student Organized”
Please join us for

 Tuesday, October 22, 2013

7:00 pm

Leslie Josel will share innovative tips, tools and techniques to help students manage and organize their schedules, schoolwork and projects and will explore ways for students to develop their own organization and time management strategies.  Leslie’s practice,  Order Out of Chaos®, focuses on working with chronic disorganization, relocation and downsizing services, as well as coaching women entrepreneurs.

Open to the community, invite your friends!
Please RSVP to Debi Wolkoff: