• New Ideas ~ New Experiences ~ New Connections

  • Special Merrimack Valley Screenings of GOLDA'S BALCONY the Film November 23-24

  • MVJF Annual Meeting with Deputy Consul General of Israel to New England - Nov. 7



NOVEMBER 23-24                             

Introducing the inaugural season of JEWS IN THE KITCHEN - a new chavurah for people who would like to share a love of Jewish cuisine and create delicacies together. (No prior knowledge or experience required.) JEWS IN THE KITCHEN (JITK) will meet in a private home in Andover. Each session will feature hands-on cooking/baking, techniques and tips, recipes to take home, tasting and lots of fun!


October 17, 2019 6:30 pm

"Apple Delicacies to Die For"


January 5, 2020 Time TBA

"Turn Left-Overs into Perfect Brunch Fare"


March 15, 2020 Time TBA

"Passover Treats you'll want to Eat All Year Long"


Your donation of $36 entitles you to participate in the JITK Chavurah and attend any or all of the fall 2019/spring 2020 sessions. (There may be small additional supply fees of up to $10 per session.) All recipes will be "kosher-style," and may include eggs, nuts, dairy or gluten.


For further Information and to register contact Laurie@MVJF.org or call her at 978-688-0466. REGISTRATION IS LIMITED.



Come join the MVJF Jewish Film Club! We'll preview 1 or 2 films at each get together (20 or more in total) and select the best to be shown at the 2020 Jewish Film Festival next May 16-18. The Club meets in the evenings at private homes. Participants are expected to attend most sessions and to help organize and run the film festival. A donation of $54 per person to the MVJF SPOTLIGHT offers you films, food, friends and loads of fun!


The first meeting of the 2019-2020 MVJF Jewish Film Club will be held on

Monday, October 28, 2019.


For further information and to register contact Laurie@mvjf.org or 978 688 0466.



MAY 16-18, 2020