Dr. Sarah Bunin Benor, contemporary Jewish studies professor at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in Los Angeles, discusses “Mensch, Bentsh, and Balagan: Language as a Marker of Jewish Identity” for the kick-off of the Distinguished Speaker series at Temple Beth Rishon in Wyckoff. Sponsored by the Fred Emert Memorial Adult Education Fund with TBR patron support. Breakfast buffet, 9:45 a.m.; event at 10:30. 585 Russell Ave. (201) 891-4466.