The JCC of Paramus/Congregation Beth Tikvah hosts “Hachanah L’Shabbat,” a program with musician Naomi Less and featuring new and different ways to prepare for Shabbat, on Friday, September 15. Happy hour, 5 p.m., musical Shabbat program at 6. East 304 Midland Ave. (201) 262-7691 or www.JCCParamus.org or www.naomiless.com.