Holocaust Survivor Services
Anachnu and Kavod SHEF

Contact Us

For additional information or to register, please contact Marina Sapir, Anachnu Program Director at 203-921-4161 or
msapir@ctjfs.org

Schoke Jewish Family Service offers support groups, holiday gatherings, day trips, and emergency assistance for medical needs to Holocaust survivors across Fairfield County.

Volunteers are welcome to assist with our programming – if you know anyone who might be eligible, please refer them to Schoke JFS.

Participants must be Jewish and lived during the Nazi occupation of Europe from 1933-1945.

Services provided in Russian and English.

Schoke Jewish Family Service offers support groups, holiday gatherings, day trips, and emergency assistance for medical needs to Holocaust survivors across Fairfield County.

Volunteers are welcome to assist with our programming – if you know anyone who might be eligible, please refer them to Schoke JFS.

Participants must be Jewish and lived during the Nazi occupation of Europe from 1933-1945.

Services provided in Russian and English.

Contact Us

For additional information or to register, please contact
Marina Sapir,
Anachnu Program Director

at 203-921-4161 or
msapir@ctjfs.org

Upcoming Events

All upcoming events will be held on Zoom. Contact Marina Sapir, Anachnu Program Director at 203-570-0872 or msapir@ctjfs.org for Zoom meeting information.

November 2020

Let’s Talk
A senior social discussion hour with clinical intern, Jamie Kelly

  • Monday, November 2 at 2:30 PM
  • Monday, November 9 at 2:30 PM
  • Monday, November 16 at 2:30 PM
  • Monday, November 30 at 2:30 PM

Jewish Dimensions in American Art
Presentation by Katerina Romanenko, Assistant Director of Museum Education at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

  • Tuesday, November 3 at 2:00 PM

Mind & Body Connection with Viki Boyko
Presented on Zoom

  • Wednesday, November 4 at 3:00 PM
  • Wednesday, November 18 at 3:00 PM

Healing Chair Yoga & Mindfulness Exercise
Presented by Yoga Instructor Raema Salmon on Zoom

  • Wednesday, November 11 at 3:00 PM
  • Wednesday, November 25 at 3:00 PM

Fun with Rayhan: Music for Every Taste
Rayhan Pasternak Family Band Concert

  • Tuesday, November 10 at 2:00 PM

Lev Mezhberg: Famous Artist
Art history lecture with presenter, Ilya Molodetsky (this event will be held in Russina)

  • Tuesday, November 17 at 2:00 PM

    Visual Artistry, Right in Your Home
    Art instructor, Yael Shmilovitch will guide participants through an art lesson: Fall Leaf Prints. Attendees will create 2 Thanksgiving cards and a leaf print. All supplies will be provided by Schoke JFS.
    Registration is required by November 10th.

    • Tuesday, November 24 at 2:00 PM

          December 2020

          A Pre-Chanukah Party with Tibi!
          A fun musical concert with performer, Tibi

          • Tuesday, December 1 at 2:00 PM

          Mind & Body Connection with Viki Boyko
          Presented on Zoom

          • Wednesday, December 2 at 3:00 PM
          • Wednesday, December 16 at 3:00 PM

          Let’s Talk
          A senior social discussion hour with clinical intern, Jamie Kelly

          • Monday, December 14 at 2:30 PM

          Healing Chair Yoga & Mindfulness Exercise
          Presented by Yoga Instructor Raema Salmon on Zoom

          • Wednesday, December 9 at 3:00 PM
          • Wednesday, December 23 at 3:00 PM

          Chanukah Concert with Jonathan Cahr
          Lead singer and keyboardist for “The What’s Up Band” and “The Shlomones” – this is a family event not to be missed!

          • Tuesday, December 8 at 2:00 PM

          Chanukah Celebration with Tizmoret A Capella
          Live A Capella musical performance
          Concert being held in loving memory of Erwin Reich, sponsored by Lillian and Sandy Shapiro

          • Tuesday, December 15 at 2:00 PM

            Jewish History Lecture, Presented by Nachliel haCohen Selavan
            Topic: Culture Clash: Similarities and Differences Between Green Culture and Jewish Ideals.

            • Tuesday, December 22 at 2:00 PM

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