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  • Tuesday ,
    JanJanuary  14 , 2020
     
     
    Guest Speaker: Atara Eis

    Tuesday, Jan 14th 8:15p to 9:15p
    Atara Eis will be speaking on the subject of "Lessons from Moshe's Leprosy: The Counterpressure between מראית עין and דן לכף זכות". Open to women & men.

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  • Saturday ,
    JanJanuary  11 , 2020
     
     
    Cocoa & Conversation

    Motzei Shabbat, Jan 11th 8:30p to 10:30p
    Cozy up with hot cocoa and an intimate group discussion. This year's theme: "Navigating Tough Relationships". Women Only.

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  • Saturday ,
    JanJanuary  11 , 2020
     
     
    Getting to Know You Shabbat Lunch: Winter 5780

    Shabbat, Jan 11th 12:00p to 2:00p
    Sign up to be either a host or a guest, and we will assign you to an amazing meal to get to know more people in our community.

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  • Thursday ,
    DecDecember  26 , 2019
     
     
    Chanukah Party

    Thursday, Dec 26th 5:30p to 7:30p
    Kids 2 & up are invited to join us at Bounce U for a hoppin' good time! $18 per child; $40 per family max. Includes admission to Bounce U, 2 slices of pizza, and doughnut dessert.

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  • Saturday ,
    DecDecember  7 , 2019
     
     
    Anniversary Kiddush

    Shabbat, Dec 7th 11:30a to 12:30p
    We are marking the 13th Anniversary anniversary of Darchei Noam! We look forward to celebrating our with everyone at a special kiddush.

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  • Friday ,
    NovNovember  15 , 2019
    Scholar-in-Residence: Rabbi Dr. Natan Slifkin
    Friday, Nov 15th 12:00a to Shabbat, Nov 16th 11:59p
    Rabbi Dr. Natan Slifkin is the founder and director of the Biblical Museum of Natural History near Beit Shemesh, Israel. Over the last fifteen years, Rabbi Slifkin has run a number of educational programs at zoos and natural history museums. He also leads African safaris and was featured on Animal Planet’s documentary “Beasts of the Bible.” His work has been featured in The New York Times, The Jerusalem Post, and numerous magazines, television programs and radio shows. In addition to his blog, Rationalist Judaism, He is the author of numerous books including "The Challenge of Creation" and "The Camel, the Hare, and the Hyrax."

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  • Thursday ,
    OctOctober  10 , 2019
     
     
    Lulav & Etrog Sale

    Thursday, Oct 10th 7:15p to 9:15p
    Order your Lulav & Etrog sets starting at $40. Lulav & etrog sets, extra hadassim & aravot, lulav bags, and more available for purchase. Order by 10/6 | Pick up 10/10

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  • Sunday ,
    OctOctober  6 , 2019
    Sukkah Decorating & More
    Sunday, Oct 6th 10:00a to 11:30a
    Create sukkah decorations & build edible sukkot! $5/child • $10/family max. RSVP so we know how many supplies to bring. Payment also accepted at the door.

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  • Sunday ,
    SepSeptember  22 , 2019
    Selichot
    Sunday, Sep 22nd 12:50a to 1:20a

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  • Saturday ,
    SepSeptember  21 , 2019
     
     
    Pre-Selichot Kumzitz

    Motzei Shabbat, Sep 21st 11:30p to Sunday, Sep 22nd 12:50a
    The Fair Lawn community is invited for a spiritually uplifting evening of singing as we host a pre-selicot kumzitz as we approach Rosh HaShanah and Yom Kippur. Light refreshments will be served.

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  • Sunday ,
    SepSeptember  15 , 2019
    Make Your Own Pizza @EJ's
    Sunday, Sep 15th 11:00a to 12:30p
    Ready for a SUPER school year? Make your own pizza at EJ's in Teaneck! $8 per child. (Parents could order food separately if they want) Super hero costumes strongly encouraged! RSVP by Wednesday September 11th. Sponsorships available.

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  • Sunday ,
    SepSeptember  8 , 2019
     
     
    Paint Night

    Sunday, Sep 8th 8:00p to 10:00p
    Show off your creative side and enjoy a night out with friends! Early bird pricing (deadline 8/18): $35/pp or $30/pp for groups of 2 or more Standard pricing (deadline 9/1): $45/pp or $40/pp for groups of 2 or more B.Y.O.B. • Dessert & refreshments will be served Hosted by PAINT WITH ME!

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  • Sunday ,
    SepSeptember  8 , 2019
     
     
    YHP: Yom Tov Food Auction

    Sunday, Sep 8th 12:00a to Sunday, Sep 22nd 12:00a
    Calling all cooks and bakers! Have a specialty item you are known for or just want to help out your fellow community members in their Yom Tov preparations? Sign up here to contribute to the Yom Tov Food Auction to benefit the Yoetzet Halacha Program!

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  • Tuesday ,
    AugAugust  13 , 2019
    Yizkor Booklet 5780
    Tuesday, Aug 13th 12:00a to Monday, Sep 16th 12:00a
    We will once again be printing a Yizkor Booklet to be used for Yizkor throughout the coming year of 5780 (2019–2020). You have the opportunity to place a listing in the booklet in memory of your beloved departed ones at a cost of $108. You may also participate by placing a more detailed message, ad, or special memorial tribute as a Golden Pillars sponsor.

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  • Friday ,
    AugAugust  2 , 2019
    Early Candle Lighting
    Friday, Aug 2nd 6:42p

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  • Friday ,
    AugAugust  2 , 2019
    Early Shabbos Mincha /Maariv
    Friday, Aug 2nd 6:30p to 7:30p

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  • Friday ,
    JulJuly  19 , 2019
    2nd Annual Three Weeks Food Drive
    Friday, Jul 19th 12:00a to Sunday, Aug 11th 11:59p
    Join our food drive to benefit the Jewish Family & Children’s Services Food Pantry! Empty blue bags with detailed instructions will be available in the main coat room beginning Friday, July 19th. Please bring the filled bags to the Gilder home at 10-01 Bellair Avenue by Sunday, August 11th (Tisha B’Av).

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  • Sunday ,
    JulJuly  14 , 2019
     
     
    Annual Summer BBQ

    Sunday, Jul 14th 4:00p to 7:00p
    Come enjoy a pre-Three Weeks Summer BBQ with your Darchei Noam community!

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  • Sunday ,
    JulJuly  14 , 2019
    Siyum Mishnayot Moed Katan with Rabbi Avi Herzog
    Sunday, Jul 14th 9:00a to 10:00a

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  • Saturday ,
    JunJune  29 , 2019
     
     
    Getting to Know You Shabbat Lunch

    Shabbat, Jun 29th 12:00p to 3:00p
    Sign up to be either a host or a guest, and we will assign you to an amazing meal to get to know more people in our community.

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FOURTH ANNUAL DINNER 5778

Darchei Noam's Fourth Annual Journal Dinner honoring three very deserving couples: Galina Datskovsky and Mark Moerdler, Harvey and Lynn Schwartz & Andy and Jessica Schultz 

 

ANNUAL SUMMER BBQ 5778

Check out the photos from Sunday's fun & delicious BBQ! Thank you to all who came and to those who volunteered to make the event possible:
Oren & Rachel Kravetz, Shira & David Schwarz, Avi & Estee Brick, Joel Mann & Shanna Hirsch, Rabbi Donath, Chaim Singer, Ariel Rosenzveig, Elle Weintraub, Tzivya Kraus, Simi Maline, Lily & Danny Langer, Nechama Hersh, Maxine Harelick & Rich Levitan, and Laura & Laizer Albert

 

SUKKAH DECORATING 5778

We had a ton of fun making decorations for the Sukkah as well as building and eating graham cracker Sukkot!

DAY OF GIVING THANKS 5779

In the spirit of Thanksgiving, the children of Darchei Noam had fun decorating cards and baking brownies for the local police department, firefighters, and other first responders. #thanksgiving #dayofgivingthanks#firstresponders #flpd @Fair Lawn Police Department @Fair Lawn Fire Department @Fair Lawn Volunteer Ambulance Corps

And a special thanks to Talia Goldman & Adam Buchoff for sponsoring the event!

CHANUKAH PARTY 5779

Happy Chanukah from Darchei Noam! 🕎

Thank you to BounceU (Paramus, NJ) for hosting our hoppin' Chanukah Party!

 

END-OF-THE-SCHOOL-YEAR PARTY 5778

Congratulation to all of our students for making it through another school year and good luck to our graduates of all ages!

Thanks to the Shira Schwarz and John Lamm for organizing the event, and to all those who helped set up and clean up.

 

YOETZET HALACHA PROGRAM: LADIES' NIGHT 5778

Thank you to everyone who came to support the Yoetzet Halacha Program at yesterday's Ladies' Boutique and a special thank you to all the vendors!

 

PAINT NIGHT 5778

Check out the great art our members made at our successful Paint Night!

 

WINE TASTING 5778

We enjoyed an amazing line-up of great wines—including limited and top-of-the-line vintages—and paired them with cheeses and chocolates and other refreshments.

Thanks to Vice President Marshall Wilen for organizing the event and to Maryln Wilen, Dov Mintz, Josh Gombo, Eric Gombo, & Oren Kravetz for their assistance, and to all those who helped set up and clean up.

 

PURIM PARTY 5778

The kids in our community had a blast at this year's Purim Party! They came and prepared hamantashen, prepared some Purim-themed arts & crafts, and put on a fashion show for all their wonderful costumes!

Thanks to the our Youth Director Talia Katz, to John Lamm, Shira Schwarz, and Rebbetzin Shira Donath for organizing the event, and to all those who helped set up and clean up.

 

SUMMER BBQ 2016 / 5777

Yeyasher kochachem to all those who made the Darchei Summer Barbecue a huge success, especially Oren Kravetz, who organized the event. Thanks to the sponsors: the Adlers (Gold Sponsor), Ginsbergs (Bronze Sponsor), and Londons. Special Thanks to: Abe Adler, Josh Bleichman, Orrin Davis, Rabbi Ari Diamond, Rabbi & Shira Donath, Joshua & Elinor Keyak, Richard Levitan, Talia Katz Mendenhall, and— acharon acharon chaviv—Yair & Shayna Silbermintz, who graciously opened their home for the festivities.

 

SOFER DEMONSTRATION WITH RABBI WEINBERGER

Kids came and saw what a sofer does and learned about the different types of safrut with Rabbi Weinberger.

For additional opportunites for Tefilin & Mezuzah checking, visit http://www.cjid.org/darchei-naom--fair-lawn-childrens-sofer-demonstration-and-mezuzah-checking.html.

 

expanding our shul

 

a glimpse of our congregation

Photo credits: Ari Diamond

Youth/Toddler Area

Annual Shul DInner 2015

REBBITZIN DONATH GRADUATES YOETZET HALACHA PROGRAM

New Yoetzet Halacha Rebbetzin Shira Donath at her Yoetzet Halacha graduation in Yerushalayim with Yoatzot Halacha Atara Eis and Leora Bednarsh (who addressed the graduating class) and Rabbi Assaf Bednarsh​

2015 Darchei Noam Dinner

The 2015 Darchei Noam Dinner
Members of the shul and the Fair Lawn community at large gathered together on Sunday, May 17, 2015 to pay tribute to Dinner Honorees Doris and Lenny Eis and to Bonei Yerushalayim Awardees Rachel and Israel Sabo. 

View photos of the event.

Darchei Noam Dinner 2015 Journal
Business Supporters/Sponsors

Darchei Noam: Creating a Warm and Welcoming Shul for All

Annual Dinner 2016

View and download the 2016 Darchei Noam Dinner Journal

Purim 5776-2016

 

Chanukah glow-in-the-dark party 5776-2016

 

Bowling & pizza night

 

Tue, January 28 2020 2 Shevat 5780