ExpiredHow Do I Vote By Mail? Training


  • Oct 12, 2020
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Oct 21, 2020
    7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

How Do I Vote By Mail? Trainings What color pen should I use? Which envelope? How can I be sure my signature matches? Get Out the Vote Co-chairs Jordana Horn Gordon and Michelle Bobrow will tell you everything you need to know to successfully Vote By Mail. Two sessions! Monday, October 12, 1 p.m. to Read More

UpcomingProtecting Children Online: Gaming Social Media and the Dark Web Tuesday, November 10, 7:30 p.m.


  • Nov 10, 2020 - Nov 11, 2020
    7:30 pm

Protecting Children Online: Gaming, Social Media and the Dark Web Tuesday, November 10, 7:30 p.m. The pandemic has created a perfect storm for online predators. Many schools are virtual. Kids are on devices nonstop. Social distancing is creating isolation and boredom. Online exploitation in New Jersey alone has increased more than 200% in the past few months. The question we’ve heard again and again — How can I protect my children/grandchildren when they Read More

ExpiredAdvocacy-in-an-Hour 


  • Sep 16, 2020
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Wednesday, September 16 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., via Zoom Drive-through, contactless pickup of everything you need — postcards, stamps and address labels — in the NCW/Essex parking lot on Monday, September 14 from 1-2 p.m.   FREE and open to members and nonmembers As a follow-up to our Election Crisis 2020: Pandemic at the Polls event, we will be partnering with Reclaim Our Vote to send postcards to disenfranchised voters. After Read More

ExpiredSpecial Event: Virtual Group Tour of The Illinois Holocaust Museum Exhibit: “Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg” Oct 6


  • Oct 6, 2020
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Virtual Group Tour of The Illinois Holocaust Museum Exhibit: “Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg” Join us for a video presentation with Arielle Weininger, Curator at the Illinois Holocaust Museum, who will discuss the history of RBG and the exhibition, complete with embedded audio, video, and photographs of artifacts as seen in Read More

ExpiredSpecial Event: Virtual Group Tour of The Illinois Holocaust Museum Exhibit: “Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg” Oct 8


  • Oct 8, 2020
    5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Virtual Group Tour of The Illinois Holocaust Museum Exhibit: “Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg” Join us for a video presentation with Arielle Weininger, Curator at the Illinois Holocaust Museum, who will discuss the history of RBG and the exhibition, complete with embedded audio, video, and photographs of artifacts as seen in Read More

ExpiredLunch & Learn Lunch and Learn (Late Edition!) 2020 Election Crisis: Pandemic at the Polls


  • Sep 9, 2020
    7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Throughout the year, Lunch and Learn programs provide an opportunity to hear interesting speakers in an informal setting. Speakers include authors, advocates and community leaders. Registration for Lunch & Learn programs is available to members and nonmembers. Lunch and Learn (Late Edition!) 2020 Election Crisis: Pandemic at the Polls Wednesday, September 9 at 7:30 p.m., via Zoom Read More

Sold OutBooks and Bites 2020 Virtual


  • American Dirt
    Dec 8, 2020
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Books and Bites is an ongoing book discussion group exploring novels and nonfiction. Books and Bites is Back! Hello Book Lovers! We are excited to announce our fall schedule for Books and Bites. Thursday, September 10, 10:30-noon: Dear Edward by Anne Napolitano; presented by Leslie Laventhal. This is the story of a 12-year-old boy, who gets on a plane with his family. Read More

ExpiredB.L.A.Z.E. 2


  • Vote by Mail Q&A:
    Jun 24, 2020
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

These conversations will be predicated on your questions. We will give you updates on what is happening across the country and specifically in New Jersey, while also providing Calls to Action – concrete ways to make real change from home right now. B.L.A.Z.E. events are free and open to all. Pre-registration is required. Zoom meeting Read More

ExpiredB.L.A.Z.E.


  • Get Out the Vote: Saving the System
    May 13, 2020
    4:00 pm
  • Abortion Access: The Fight Continues
    May 20, 2020
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Human Trafficking 101 and Child Exploitation During Covid-19
    May 27, 2020
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Gun Violence and Corona: A Double Public Health Crisis
    Jun 3, 2020
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Periods Don’t Stop During a Pandemic (and Neither Do We)
    Jun 10, 2020
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

These conversations will be predicated on your questions. We will give you updates on what is happening across the country and specifically in New Jersey, while also providing Calls to Action – concrete ways to make real change from home right now. B.L.A.Z.E. events are free and open to all. Pre-registration is required. Zoom meeting Read More

ExpiredHow to Break Up With Your Clutter


  • May 18, 2020
    7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

NCJW/Essex@home: How to Break Up With Your Clutter Join author and organizing humorist, Jamie Novak, for this humorous and helpful workshop all about how to clear the clutter and get stuff done – while staying home. From your desktop to your countertop to your tabletop, Jamie will help you calm the chaos, one tip at Read More