Welcome to the Congregation Beth Chaim Men's Club Page!!!


Men's Club Officers for 2012-2013 are as follows:
    President -- Jake Feldman
    Vice-President -- Todd Wachtel
    Secretary -- Norman Goldschmidt
    Treasurer -- Jeff Pretsfelder
    Director -- Larry Horowitz
    Director -- Rich Lipman
    Director -- Mark Perkiss
    Director -- Marc Rosenthal
    Past President -- Joseph Fontak     Past Pres. Emeritas -- Eric Sheffield

Read our Mission Statement and Constitution

Major Events include:
Other Events:
  •   Beer Brew
  •   Poker Nights
  •   Sports Pools
  •   Tennis Night
  •   Yom Hashoah Yellow Candles
  •   Beth Chaim Coat Room (Re)Construction
  •   Nature Hikes and Bike Rides
  •   Princeton Football & Basketball Games
  • Holocaust Education Materials
    The Men's Club Holocaust Education Materials are now available for loan from the Synagogue. These materials have been purchased with the proceeds from the Yom HaShoah Yellow Candle Program. View the list of materials we currently own. All items are available for loan and have been moved to the Beth Chaim Library.

    Passover Matzah Rap
    Chinese Food On Christmas?
    Via UTube, check out some of these Hanukkah/Christmas videos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. And what would Hanukkah be without Adam Sandler's Hanukkah Songs: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 (or 3 live). Haven't had enough? Then try these: 1, 2, Ask The Rabbi. Matisyahu (Reggae Rabbi Rap): 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. And from ACN.com, Matzo Man and My Menorah. And for those of you who spend too much time on social networking sites, listen to what Old Blue Eyes has to say about that!

    This website is maintained by and for the Congregation Beth Chaim
    Men's Club and its members. Webmaster: Hank Lubin
    Content Last Updated . .


    Men's Club Program & Events
    Most events use our on-line sign-up system. For others, registration forms can be downloaded as PDFs to your computer. For further information and additional upcoming events see the Calendar page.

    Next Men's Club Breakfast -- October 15, 2017, 09:15 AM
    Join us for our Monthly Breakfast. We often have an interesting speaker and we always have bagels, coffee, and camaraderie. See the Calendar page for details. Email Jake Feldman for more information. Please click here to RSVP. If you would like to propose a speaker or a topic for one of our monthly breakfasts, email Jake Feldman. Hover here for a list of upcoming Breakfasts.

        Upcoming Men's Club Breakfast Speakers and Topics
        October 15, 2017 -- Jeremy Kestler - Inventor -- Discussing the invention process up to being on QVC
        November 05, 2017 -- Habitat for Humanity -- Their work
        January 21, 2018 -- Portia Allen-Kyle -- NJ Chapter ACLU
        March 18, 2018 -- Azzan Yadin-Israel -- Author 'The Grace of God and the Grace of Man: The Theologies of Bruce Springsteen' & Jewish Studies Professor at Rutgers
        [If you would like to speak, or propose a speaker or a topic, please contact Jake Feldman.]

    Rappin' with Da Rab -- Occasional; Next: October 19, 2017, 12:30 PM
    An informal discussion with Rabbi Wisnia about issues of significance to men. Meets for lunch on a Thursday, once a month or so. Check the Calendar or the RSVP form for the location. Check the Calendar page for additional dates. Please click here to RSVP. Hover for upcoming Raps.

    High Holy Days Parking Lot Duty
    Once again, the Men's Club will help keep order in the parking lot during the High Holy Days. We need men to help out for evening and morning services. No heavy lifting involved! Please help us accomplish this mitzvah by signing up for one or more shifts by using the Parking Lot Signup Form. Please bring a flashlight for evening services.

    Men's Club College Scholarship 2017 -- Registration is now open
    Once again the Men's Club is pleased to offer a scholarship to a recent high school graduate or current senior entering college in 2017. The prize is a $1080 one-year scholarship. For details on this scholarship program, see the Scholarship flyer. Your essay should address the issues detailed on the flyer. To apply, you must submit your answers as instructed on the form. The essays are read anonymously by a Scholarship committee of at least three past Presidents of the Men's Club. The Application deadline is March 24, 2017. Finalists will be invited to the Men's Club April breakfast to make a brief presentation of their essay & CV.

    Fall Blood Drive -- November 19, 2017, 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Congregation Beth Chaim and the American Red Cross are hosting an upcoming blood drive. Please join our lifesaving mission and schedule an appointment today! We have choice time slots available. Please consider scheduling an online appointment now. Your donation can save 3 lives! The need for blood is constant and only volunteer donors can fulfill that need for patients in our community. Nationwide, someone needs a unit of blood every 2 to 3 seconds and most of us will need blood in our lifetime. Thank you for supporting the American Red Cross blood program! Contact Cliff Hochberg with questions (609-799-0001). Click here to make an appointment. Select the Beth Chaim Site.
    Details: Location: Congregation Beth Chaim. Contact: Cliff Hochberg.

    Throughout this site, there are links to documents in Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF). They are marked by the following symbol: . You need Adobe Acrobat Reader (a browser add-in) to access them. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat Reader, you can get it, free, by clicking this logo. If you have an old version, you should upgrade!

    Popups by overLIB! The menu popups on this site are produced by OverLIB. This excellent freeware product can be obtained by clicking on the graphic to the left.    Hosting by 1&1 This site is hosted by 1&1. We have been very happy with their products and service. If you are interested in creating your own website, or hosting for others, click the logo for details.