Credits: Courtesy Robin Osman
Three generations of the Perlman family of South Orange enjoy the outdoor celebration of Rosh Hashanah. Pictured from top left are Janet and Bill Perlman, Nathan, Joanna and Elianna Perlman. The Perlmans have been members of Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel for 35 years, and Joanna Perlman now teaches in the Religious School. Credits: Courtesy Robin Osman
Two sets of twins, Eve and Simon Collins-Siegel, age three, and Noah and Ben Collins-Siegel, age five, of Maplewood are delighted to welcome the New Year with apples. Credits: Courtesy Robin Osman
Rabbi Ellie Miller of West Orange, delights the community as she teaches new melodies to traditional songs for Rosh Hashanah. Credits: Courtesy Robin Osman
South Orange Temple Celebrates New Year With 'Sweet Start'
Saturday, September 22, 2012 • 10:13am
SOUTH ORANGE, NJ -- Temple Sharey Tefilo-Isreal in South Orange welcomed the New Year with an innovative new program.
Approximately 300 members of the congregation and the community gathered on the temple's front lawn where multiple generations enjoyed songs, readings and apples and honey before going home to enjoy a family dinner or staying for the evening service.