Congregation Ahavath Torah offers a pre-Chanukah lunch and learn, “The Mystery and Mystique of Maoz Tzur,” by Rabbi Chaim Poupko, the shul’s senior rabbi. The Shirah Community Chorus, led by conductor Marsha Bryan Edelman, will perform. 240 Broad Ave. Lunch reservations, (201) 568-1315 or office@ahavathtorah.org.