Congregation Ahavas Achim
216 South 1st Avenue 
Highland Park, N.J. 08904
(732) 247-0532
Ahavas Achim

Special Announcements

A PIZZA MONOPOLY? HASAGAT GVUL AND RESTRAINTS ON COMPETITION IN JEWISH LAW: Next Shabbat morning, August 18, all are invited to a special shiur by Rabbi Miodownik on the basic principles of Hasagat Gvul, the halachot of business encroachment that are rooted in Parshat Shoftim. The shiur will take place at the conclusion of Mussaf in the Main Sanctuary, and source sheets will be provided. 

YOUNG COUPLES & SINGLES SEUDAH SHLISHIT EVENT: August 25, 5:30 p.m. Some good food, some relaxed socializing, some Divrei Torah, and some friendly competition all await young couples and singles at Ahavas Achim on Shabbat afternoon, August 25. The event starts at 5:30 p.m. and will be held in the Upstairs Social Hall. The cost of attending the Seudah Shlishit event is $5 per person. To RSVP for the event, and to be entered in a drawing for prizes, please send email to: For more information on this event, please send email to Rob Haarburger at

ROSH HASHANAH AND YOM KIPPUR SEATING 5779: Ahavas Achim's new online seat reservation system for the upcoming Yomim Noraim is still accepting reservations! Please look for the email from the shul containing all the details and a link to our online portal. Please note that the Early Bird deadline has now expired. The final seat reservation deadline is Friday, August 24. We look forward to an uplifting month of Tishrei with the entire Ahavas Achim family.

BABYSITTING AND GROUPS ON YOMIM NORAIM: Ahavas Achim is pleased to offer babysitting and youth programming on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. The services will be provided for children of all ages. There is a charge of $50 per family for both holidays or $25 per family for either Rosh Hashanah or Yom Kippur. Families must be enrolled by Monday, September 4 in order to ensure a spot. For questions or concerns, please contact Youth Directors Kivi and Chani Neuman at or 732-579-7177.

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