In anticipation of Shavuot, the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades, in partnership with the Israeli-American Council, offers a fun-filled evening including breakout sessions that explore Israeli and Jewish culture, poetry, yoga, dance, dairy food, and music, 9:15 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Dani Segal, a founder of Ein Prat Academy of Leadership in Israel and rabbi of Alon (a heterogeneous Israeli community committed to secular-religious coexistence) will discuss “The Power of Love in Megilat Ruth.” Dress in white. 411 E. Clinton Ave. (201) 408-1427, ashechter@jccotp.org.