Services Directory

Weddings & Bar Bat Mitzahs

Rhea Simon, vocalist & pianist

Rhea Simon has been entertaining at parties for many years. She is an accomplished singer and has a BFA in Music Theatre from Syracuse University.

Rhea started her professional career at 16, as a singer/dancer at Opryland, USA in her hometown of Nashville. She now captivates audiences all over the country, performing songs from the Great American Songbook and Broadway stage.

Besides performing at parties, Rhea delights listeners at clubs and venues such as The Club Cafe and Sculler’s in Boston and the Colonial Inn in Concord.

Contact Rhea at 978-857-9989.

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Photography

Photography is not just the click of the camera, it’s the art of capturing the perfect moment. It is an art that Zvi Jalfin has been perfecting for over 20 years. Drawing on his expert knowledge of photographic and lighting techniques, Zvi brings together the latest styles and technology to capture timeless keepsakes.

Zvi recognizes that listening to his clients and aligning with their expectations, ensures that their special moments will be captured naturally and effortlessly. He has established a great rapport with his clients and he ensures that every occasion is handled with a pleasant demeanor and a professional attitude.

Zvi photographs weddings and bar and bat mitzvahs; corporate events; executive portraits; headshots and family portraits. Zvi also offers digital graffiti services, green screen photography, red carpet and paparazzi photography stations as well as photo booth rentals.

Visit jalfinphoto.com, email zvi@jalfinphoto.com, or call 781-449-7249.

Catering By Tevya

Larry Levine’s Kosher Meat MarketBe a guest at your own party! We have an excellent reputation for quality and service to help make your simcha a special occasion. Catering By Tevya provides elegant kosher catering for bar and bat mitzvahs, weddings, seders, Shabbat dinners and all kinds of social functions.

We are continually updating our menus and enjoy meeting with our clients to personally design a menu to meet your needs for your special day. We are under the strict supervision of the Orthodox Rabbinical Council of Massachusetts.

Visit www.levineskoshermkt.com or contact us at 978-535-6449.

At Evan’s Deli, we understand everything that goes into planning an event. We pay close attention to detail so you don’t have to. Our fantastic staff makes the planning easy for you. Each of our custom-designed catering platters is served on decorative trays and bowls, and we provide all the plates, napkins, and serving utensils necessary for your event. We strive to provide the freshest food for you and your guests. Whether your event is an elaborate wedding celebration, corporate meeting, or cozy backyard party, you will be sure to receive quality service and premium food from Evan’s.

Call Evan today to let him handle the stress at your next event so you don’t have to. Once you come in we know you will keep coming back!

Evan’s Deli is located at 252 Humphrey St., Marblehead. Visit www.evansnewyorkstyledeli.com or call 781-631-DELI.

Kappy’s On Call

We invite you to take advantage of Kappy’s experience and pricing for your wedding, corporate event, or private functions. As a complete beverage planning service, Kappy’s On Call makes small and large events more enjoyable for everyone.

Whether your next party is at home, a business location or function facility, you’ll be glad you asked Kappy’s On Call to provide the beverages!

Contact us at 781-395-8888 ext. 3 or email at oncall@kappys.com, or stop by one of our locations on the North Shore (Danvers, Peabody, Malden) to speak with a team member.

Polcari's

Have your next party or special event at Polcari’s. Authentic Italian dishes from chicken parmesan to pasta, pizza, calzones, salads, the options are endless. An intimate bridal or baby shower, rehearsal dinner or anniversary, Polcari’s will transform to fit the tastes of even the most discerning event hosts.

Visit us at www.Polcaris.com or call us in Saugus or Woburn to book your next event.

Su Chang’s Fine Chinese Cuisine

Su ChangsSu Chang’s has been in business for over 28 years. Come to Su Chang’s for your wedding celebrations. We do showers, engagement parties, rehearsal dinners and even small weddings.

We offer authentic Chinese food. Specialties include ginger scallion lobster, clams with black bean sauce, and shrimp with stuffed eggplant. It is necessary to order our superb rack of lamb one day in advance. It is always good to include our delicious noodles and a green vegetable. Mother always said it was important to eat your green vegetables! We are so fortunate to be in business for so many years and we attribute that to you – our customers. We so appreciate you!

Su Chang’s is located at 373 Lowell St., Peabody. Visit www.suchangspeabody.com or call 978-531-3366.

Zucker’s Bakery

Zucker's BakeryPlanning your next simcha? Let Zucker’s Bakery make it extra sweet. Our ceremonial challahs are ready for your kiddush.

Looking for the perfect starter for your homemade French toast, a snack, gift or something sweet to lift your spirits, come pick up our challahs, cinnamon horns, half-moon pastries, whoopie pies, or blueberry muffins. New and fresh pastries are available daily including our delicious non-dairy cheesecakes and the best rugelach on the North Shore.

Zucker’s Foods, a family owned bakery established in Montreal in 1996 has been operating out of Peabody for the last 17 years. Our baked goods are Kosher and Pareve. For your convenience, you can find a selection of our goods at the Butcherie, Larry Levine’s and Zadye’s Market. We even stock Montreal bagels.

Zucker’s Bakery is located at 4 Lake St., Peabody. Call us at 978- 535-5335 or email us at info@zuckerfoods.com.

The Bayside of Nahant

BaysideSince 1992, the Bayside has had the pleasure of hosting countless numbers of weddings and family gatherings. We pride ourselves on our customer service to make sure each individual customer is extremely satisfied with their special event. With our cathedral ceilings, alabaster chandeliers, soft room colors and 26 large windows facing the beautiful Atlantic Ocean, our location can’t be beat! Oh, and did I mention the Boston skyline is our backdrop? Whether you host a day or evening event, the ocean and skyline views are sure to impress all that attend.

We offer all-inclusive wedding packages, as well as an array of menus to satisfy any family gathering. We accommodate groups from 75 up to 200 guests. We welcome you to browse our website or come take a tour of our facility and see what we can do for you.

With many thanks to our customers who have come repeatedly to celebrate life’s big moments, we are grateful and look forward to seeing you back real soon!

The Bayside of Nahant is located at One Range Road, Nahant. Visit www.baysidefunctions.com or call 781-592-3080.

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Giblees

Giblees has been providing the finest of menswear and personalized service in the New England area for more than 50 years. From casual to formal, Giblees offers one of the largest inventories and selections of men’s designer clothing in all of New England. The unique merchandise is chosen from around the world and is not commonly found in a typical men’s store. Giblees carries an extensive selection of designer brands including Canali, Giorgio Armani, Zanella, Peter Millar, etc.

The service is just as upscale as the clothing. All our sales associates have extensive fashion knowledge and have been trained to help customers choose items that best meet their style and budget requirements and, while there, you may run into a sports personality as many well known sports figures frequent the store such as Gronk and other Patriots players.

Giblees is located at 85 Andover St. (Route 114), Danvers. Visit www.giblees.com or call 978-774-4080.

Selma’s Dress Shopp

Selma’s Dress Shoppe was started by Selma in 1948, and in 1973, her daughter Lauralee was excited to continue her mother’s legacy. At Selma’s you will find the finest collection of extraordinary contemporary clothing for today’s woman: from black tie special occasions to daytime casual wear such as sweaters, tops and pants. If Lauralee cannot find what you want in the store, she will find it on her shopping trips to the New York and Chicago fashion markets. Clients receive personalized service and the staff helps you create a new look and update your old wardrobe.

Call Selma’s today at 781-289-3672 to schedule your appointment for our complimentary service so we can help you find the new you for daytime, for nighttime, or for anytime.

Lauralee will help you with your new look! You will love the clothes at Selma’s.

Selma’s is located at 590 Revere Beach Blvd., Revere. Call 781-289-3672.

Touch of Klass

Touch of KlassTouch of Klass is a high-end boutique that has been in business for 40 golden years. The majority of our dresses are NOT ONLINE. Our clothes are GLAMOUR, CLASSIC and by no means NOT YOUR AVERAGE DESIGN. Most of our garments come in many colors and are tailored to your measurements.
Coming to Touch of Klass is like visiting a boutique in New York.

Touch of Klass is located at 552 Washington St., Canton. Visit our website at www.touchofklass.net or call us at 781-828-7847.

Love Day Spa

Love Day SpaLove Day Spa in Marblehead is a beautiful calming and comfortable space. Our expert therapists each have over 30 years’ experience to attend to your every need and ensure that you are relaxed and refreshed for the big day – from relaxing massages and revitalizing facials, to manicure and pedicure, sunless tanning and waxing services. We offer over 50 indulgences to get you picture-perfect for the big day.

Schedule a full day of pampering services, or why not consider turning your day-of preparations into a three-day decadent experience, spreading out the routine to avoid the wedding-day rush.

We are conveniently located on the ground floor at Warwick Place, 123 Pleasant St., Marblehead.

Visit us online www.LoveDaySpaMarblehead.com or call us at 781-631-5683 for more information.

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E.B. Horn

E.B. HornWhen Edwin B. Horn founded the E.B. Horn Company in 1839, it was a far different world. But after 183 years under our iconic blue and white awning at 429 Washington St., we’ve seen so much change and so much stay the same. Although horse and buggies turned to automobiles and planes now soar in the sky, when you step inside our jewelry store you’ll discover that our rich history of quality, service and value has remained untouched. We still offer one of the largest selections of diamonds, jewelry and watches in all of New England. Our name became synonymous with Boston engagement rings, as well as a large estate and vintage jewelry department.

No matter the piece or purpose, whether you want to buy jewelry or sell jewelry, we want to make your shopping experience the best it can be. That’s the attitude that we’ve had for 180 years and we’re happy to see it’s worked all this time. With a legacy built on tradition, service and value it’s no wonder customers make E.B. Horn their family jewelry store generation after generation.

E.B.Horn is located at 429 Washington St., Boston. Visit www.ebhorn.com or call 617-542-3902.

Joseph Gann

Located in Boston’s Downtown Crossing for 88 years, Joseph Gann Jewelers is a full service destination for all your fine jewelry needs. Engagement rings and wedding bands are their specialty. With the largest inventory of loose diamonds and gemstones, Gann’s will create the classic timeless ring you have been looking for. If unique is your thing, Gann custom creates that one of a kind piece. Their designers will create for you a CAD design and show you that the possibilities are endless. They use the finest materials: platinum, white gold, yellow gold, even rose gold, and the diamonds in their settings are of the highest quality.

Many of their designs are vintage-inspired, including diamond halos, hand set micro-pavé and French cut diamond settings, as well as hand engraved bands. In fact, they have one of the finest selections of vintage jewelry being in business so long. From the 1920’s and 30’s through the 1970’s, Joseph Gann appreciates the fine details and uniqueness in each piece.

In addition to jewelry, Gann’s has the largest selection of fine tableware in the area. Whether you are looking to start a bridal registry or give your kitchen that special update, you will find hundreds of patterns on display for the right look for your home.

Joseph Gann Jewelers is located at 387 Washington St., 4th Floor, Boston. Visit www.josephgann.com or call 617-426-4932.

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Bler Travel

BLER TRAVELBler Travel is a full service travel agency that has been in the Brookline area for over 25 years. Our expertise makes us the “go to” agency for all your travel needs. The traveler gets full support before, during and after the trip. This service is unique as you usually do not get this level of service when you book a trip online.

Our team of professionals cater to your needs and take care of all the details of your trip. We continually exceed your expectations and stay within your budget for flights, vacations, cruises, honeymoons, bar or bat mitzvah trips, family tours of Israel, family reunions and more. We will never disappoint you. We continually receive high praises on our expertise and knowledge, and our clients come back year after year. Reach out to us for your next trip!

Bler Travel is located at 45 Bartlett Crescent Road, Brookline. Visit www.BlerTravel.com, email us at info@bler.com, or call us at 617-738-0500.

Salem Trolley

Since 1982, Salem Trolley has set the standard for sightseeing tours and exceptional transportation north of Boston. Whether you’re planning a personal ceremony or corporate gathering, count on the Salem Trolley to transport your guests in style, comfort, and grace.

We can and have provided quality transportation for every event imaginable. For weddings, bar/bat mitzvahs, birthday parties, parades, family reunions, proms and school events, let us help make your event memorable, safe, and stress-free.

We have special pricing for school groups, including proms and sporting events. We work with local schools for historical tours of Salem along with transportation to sporting events. Our fleet of trolleys can accommodate 30-38 passengers.

Salem Trolley has won the BONS (Best of North Shore) Award several times. We work with Destination Salem, Salem Chamber of Commerce, Marblehead Chamber of Commerce and the North of Boston Convention and Visitors Bureau.

Salem Trolley is located at 8 Central St., Salem. Visit www.SalemTrolley.com or call 978-744-5469.

Rabbi Ethan Adler

Rabbi Ethan AdlerI am currently the rabbi at Congregation Beth David in Narragansett, R.I., and guest rabbi at Sharah Zedek in Westerly, R.I. In addition to leading services, I perform Jewish life cycle events including baby naming, bar/bat mitzvot, funerals and weddings – both Jewish and interfaith.

I was born in Israel and moved to the United States when I was a young teenager. I graduated the University of Rhode Island with a bachelor’s degree and received a master’s degree from Rhode Island College. I earned a certificate in thanatology from Bristol Community College and a certificate in gerontology from Rhode Island College.

In the past I served as the teacher and education director in various Hebrew schools and synagogues in the Rhode Island and Massachusetts areas. I also served as summer chaplain at Camp Yawgoog for Scouts. In addition to my temple responsibilities, I teach a variety of social science courses at the University of Rhode Island and Bristol Community College in Massachusetts.

I would love to help you plan and officiate your life cycle events. I focus on creating ceremonies that are engaging, embracing and informative, celebrated with a personalized touch.

Contact me at eadler3@cox.net, or call 401-486-0110.

Bruce Silverlieb, The Party Specialist

Bruce Silverlieb, The Party SpecialistFor more than 39 years, the team at Bruce Silverlieb, The Party Specialist, has been creating outstanding events for our hosts and hostesses. It has been exciting to help them transform concepts into reality. Excellence in menu planning, food preparation, stunning presentation and unbeatable professional service are our hallmarks. Our food is always delicious – old favorites and cutting-edge new selections – all designed to make an event exceptional.

Our reputation speaks for itself, but as a recent client wrote, “Many guests told me it was the best food they ever had at a wedding. Your attention to every detail was noted. You and your staff were all a pleasure to work with and you will receive our highest recommendation.” Our reputation speaks for itself, but, better yet, speak with any of our clients.

Visit www.thepartyspecialistllc.com or call 781-592-0988.

Donna Kagan’s Elegant Touch

Donna Kagan’s Elegant TouchFor 41 years, Donna has helped families and corporations create unique parties. Growing up in the kosher catering business gave her a bird’s-eye view of what people want. She decided to use her knowledge and business degree from Boston University to establish a company she could operate out of her home. At the time, her children were young and this made perfect sense. Donna can furnish caterers, photographers, bands, designer linens, florists, props, themes and lighting. She can orchestrate an entire event or just some pieces of it, depending on her customers wishes and budget.

“My primary concern is always the happiness of my client.”

Donna promises to make your event not only memorable, but hassle-free. Be they the mother of the bride or the CEO of a major corporation, Donna makes them feel like a guest at their own affair.

Creating an innovative theme for a client is a special skill Donna brings to her work. When people want something different, she will work to create an entire environment for them. “There is nothing I can’t do, don’t have or can’t get. I guarantee my clients will be amazed at how easy I can make their occasions memorable. I seek perfection and I love what I do,” Donna said.

Experience the best with Donna Kagan, an event planner who makes the greatest parties … from casual to the most elegant.

Call 781-631-6603 or email donna.eltouch@gmail.com.

Israel Book Shop

The Israel Book Shop has serviced the Greater Boston Jewish community for over 60 years. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff is available to help with your wedding needs. Whether choosing a ketubah, renting a chuppah, sizing up a new tallit, engraving your name on a sparkling kiddush cup or just setting up your new Jewish home, the IBS is the place to go.

Israel Book Shop is located at 410 Harvard St., Brookline.

Visit www.israelbookshop.com or call 617-566-7113 or 800-323-7723.

Peak Event Services

PEAK Event Services is New England’s trusted event and tent rental partner, offering the region’s most expansive rental inventory. From backyard parties to large-scale ballroom bashes, we have everything needed to create the ultimate event, including linen, dishware, tables, chairs, furniture, accent décor and more. With our selection of specialty rentals, like colored glassware, marquee lighting, customizable Versa Bars and Tables, as well as luxury lounge furniture, clients have the ability to transform their event space into a unique and unforgettable celebration.

Whether our clients want to host their event outdoors or expand their event space to accommodate additional guests, we have a vast selection of tent rentals available—from beautiful sailcloth tents, to sleek and versatile structure tents. As experts in our industry, we’re able to offer custom-tailored solutions to fit any size, location and scope project, giving our clients the ability to create an exclusive, one-of-a-kind event experience for their guests.

With showroom locations in Woburn, Boston and Stoughton, clients can schedule an in-person appointment to view rental offerings and even create a mock-up of their event. Our experienced event rental consultants can assist with product selection, creating design boards to bring an event vision to life, and draft rental quotes based on event specifics. Can’t make it into the showroom? Clients can pick their favorite rental pieces and receive a quote on our website.

To schedule an appointment, call 833-888-PEAK, or visit our website at www.peakeventservices.com.

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