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Welcome to America
December 2, 2018 , 3:00 pm$10 – $12
Neve Shalom, Metuchen, will host a “Welcome to America” concert — an afternoon of multicultural music, costumes, and foods — on Sunday, Dec. 2, at 3 p.m.
Musical groups include Makhelat HaMercaz, the Jewish Choir of Central New Jersey, performing songs in Hebrew and Yiddish by Jewish immigrants to America or their composer children; an Indonesian percussion group playing “Kalingtan” instruments; the Edison Chinese Choir, with over 60 performers; and children of Neve Shalom, who will perform Chanukah songs and light the first candle of the menorah. A kosher Chinese meat dinner catered by Chinese Kosher Express of Manalapan will follow the concert. Concert tickets cost $10; $12 additional for dinner; reservations must be made by Nov. 26. Proceeds will help area immigrants through the Interfaith RISE organization.
Contact Hazzan Sheldon Levin at 732-548-2238, ext. 14, or Hazzan@NeveShalom.net.