SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ – Temple Sholom (1925 Lake Ave., Scotch Plains) will examine the history of Jewish humor his program will look at humor from the Torah to today. 

Rabbi Laurence P. Malinger, senior Rabbi of Temple Shalom of Aberdeen, NJ, will lead this free event on Sunday, March 6 at 7 p.m. Light refreshments will be served.

For more information, call the temple office at 908-889-4900 or consult the temple’s website at This event is made possible by a grant from the Ruth Rutenberg Fund at Temple Sholom.

Founded in 1913, Temple Sholom is a Reform Jewish congregation led by Rabbi Joel N. Abraham and Cantor Darcie Sharlein. The temple and its religious school are home to about 250 families from the Scotch Plains-Fanwood area. Temple Sholom is a member of the Union for Reform Judaism. For more information, call 908-889-4900 or e-mail .