Community Events

Upcoming Community Events

Please note: The Federation provides an opportunity for organizations to post on this calendar as a community service, not all events on this calendar are organized by The Jewish Federation.

Dec

19

Temple Judea's "I Love You A Latke" Chanukah Celebration

Temple Judea Friday 6:15 pm

Friday, December 19th,  6:15-9pm Join us for a 6:15 Chanukah Service with music from the the Temple Judea Choir, SULAM, and CIT's and stay for dinner inspired by the ever so famous potato pancake.  Enjoy our Luscious Latke Cook- Off, San Fernando Valley Largest Latke Bar, Games, performan

Dec

19

Hanukkah Shabbat Dinner

luxury location between Wilshire and La Brea Friday 7:00 pm

Join us after your fourth night candle-lighting for a lovely Shabbat Dinner. Our in-house chef will prepare from scratch a variety of healthy vegetarian Kosher dishes. After your guilt-less entrée enjoy some Hanukkah treats to celebrate the Festival of Lights. We are a "grassroots" group of friends

Dec

19

Hanukah Lights and Shabbat Shalom Features Cindy Paley at Hollywood Temple Beth El while Latkes and Hamentashen Duke It Out

Hollywood Temple Beth El Friday 7:30 pm

Popular Jewish vocalist Cindy Paley highlights   Hanukah Lights and Shabbat Shalom at Hollywood Temple Beth El on Friday evening, December 19, at 7:30 PM in a celebration of song and dance, spirit and soul combining the traditional welcoming of the Shabbat with the festival of Lights, Han

Dec

19

“TRAIN TO ZAKOPANÉ” A true story of hate and love

edgemar center for the arts Friday 7:30 pm

TRAIN TO ZAKOPANÉ A true story of hate and love   Henry Jagloms Train to Zakopané a vivid story of tragic love & Tanna Fredericks radiance and emotional transparency will win you over in this vivid and heartbreaking story of tragic love& Anybody who enjoys a good weep will succumb to t

Dec

20

NOT THAT JEWISH! - A Hilarious Show

The Braid Saturday 8:00 pm

EXTENDED ONE WEEK BY POPULAR DEMAND! EMMY AWARD-WINNING COMEDY WRITER DEBUTS SOLO SHOW, NOT THAT JEWISH, November 13-December 21, at The Braid, Santa Monicas newest performance space.  Tickets: $35.00. For tickets, visit  www.jewishwomenstheatre.org Monica Piper presents a raucously funny

Dec

20

30 YEARS AFTER's 6th Annual Hanukkah Toy Drive & Mixer

Bugatta Saturday 9:00 pm

Join 30 YEARS AFTER for its 6th Annual Hanukkah Toy Drive & Mixer, benefiting children in need. Admission: One toy valued at $10+, OR, in lieu of a toy, $10 admission at the door. This event is age 21+ for students and young professionals.

Dec

21

Hanukkah Family Fun Day!

Shalom Institute Sunday 10:00 am

Celebrate Hanukkah in Malibu at Shalom Institute's Hanukkah Family Fun Day! Activities include Hanukkah storytime with PJ Library, Latke making outdoors, animal and garden fun, jamba "Jews" Bike Blender, Hanukkah Crafts, decorating Hanukkah cookies, ziplining, Pioneer Living Adventures. Hanukkah si

Dec

21

Volunteer with us at the Ronald McDonald House (YALA)

The Ronald McDonald House Sunday 10:00 am

Families who benefit from the Ronald McDonald House often spend hours each day with an ill child at the hospital and have little energy left to cook. Please join us to prepare and share a meal with these families, and help us support them with food and great company. This events registration is ful

Dec

21

Searching Tips in Genealogy-JGSCV

Temple Adat Elohim Sunday 1:30 pm

The Jewish Genealogy Society of Conejo and Ventura  is planning this exciting event.  Come spend the afternoon with Crista Cowan, The Barefoot Genealogist.  She will demonstrate some of her favorite tips for searching the 15 billion+ records available on Ancestry.com.  She will

Dec

21

NOT THAT JEWISH! - A Hilarious Show

The Braid Sunday 2:00 pm

EXTENDED ONE WEEK BY POPULAR DEMAND! EMMY AWARD-WINNING COMEDY WRITER DEBUTS SOLO SHOW, NOT THAT JEWISH, November 13-December 21, at The Braid, Santa Monicas newest performance space.  Tickets: $35.00. For tickets, visit  www.jewishwomenstheatre.org Monica Piper presents a raucously funny

Dec

21

Book Cluster Chanukah Book Drive (YALA)

Lake Balboa Park Sunday 2:30 pm

Catch up with other book lovers and, in the spirit of Chanukah, bring books you no longer want to be donated to the National Council of Jewish Women, a grassroots organization of volunteers, advocates, and resources for women and children.

Dec

21

AHAVAT TORAH'S EXCITING ANNUAL HANUKKAH PARTY!

Ahavat Torah Congregation@The Village Church Sunday 5:30 pm

COME JOIN OUR CONGREGATION FOR A FANTASTIC PARTY WITH DINNER, SHOW AND ROCK N' ROLL ON DECEMBER 21ST AT 5:30 - 9:30PM Come join the Ahavat Torah Congregation for its exciting annual Hanukkah Party! 343 Church Lane, Los Angeles, CA 90049 There will be dinner, a show & rock n roll with our specia

Dec

22

The Klezmatics: Happy Joyous Hanukkah!

Walt Disney Concert Hall Monday 8:00 pm

Walt Disney Concert Hall Monday, December 22, 8:00 pm The Grammy-winning Klezmatics' unique blend of traditional Klezmer music with Eastern European, Latin, Celtic, Afro-Caribbean, and folk-flavored music have made them a huge success worlwide for more than 25 years. Bring the family! Tickets for k

Dec

24

Matzoball 2014 Los Angeles

Avalon Wednesday 9:00 pm

Bigger and better than ever, MatzoBall, the nations leading Jewish singles event, kicks off its 28th year with an unforgettable Jewcy adventure. With almost three decades of experience, nobody can do it bigger or better than Matzoball and this year will prove to be no different. Matzoball

Dec

24

Matzoball 2014 Los Angeles- (25-55)

Bardot Wednesday 9:00 pm

Who says that just because you dont want to party with a younger crowd that you dont want to party at all? Dont worry, weve got your back. Join us for the FIRST EVER 25+ Matzoball event! Kick off our 28th year with us and take part in the Jewciest holiday party of the year at the one and only,

Dec

25

Christmas

The Jewish Federation Thursday 4:00 am

The Jewish Federation offices are closed on this date.

Dec

27

Kollel Ladies Melave Malka

Private home Saturday 8:00 pm

Kollel Merkaz Hatorah ladies auxiliary invites you to it's annual ladies melave malka. Motzei Shabbos, Dec. 27, 8pm. Food, chinese auction, entertainment. For more info, call 6507996152

Dec

29

New Years in Punta Cana!

Paradisus Prima Real Resort Monday 12:00 pm

  Start 2015  with new and lasting friends, sun soaked skin and lots of laughs. Plan ahead for a break from winter at a luxurious inclusive, luxury resort with pure white sand, turquoise waters in Punta Cana over New Years. We are staying at the beautiful Paradisus Palma Real resort, gorge

Dec

29

Evening of Inspiration with Rabbi Paysach Krohn

Cong Shaarei Tefilah Monday 7:30 pm

The entire Los Angeles community is invited to an Evening of Insipration with the world renowned speaker and author Rabbi Paysach Krohn. Rabbi Krohn will be speaking about " Making Marriage Special". The lecture will be for women and high school aged girls.

Dec

30

Yeshiva Rav Isacsohn

Early Childhood Bldg. Tuesday 6:30 pm

Yeshiva Rav Isacsohn - Parent Conferences - Early Childhood