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.

Aug

23

Beach Havdalah

Marina Park, Ventura Saturday 10:00 pm

Grab a picnic dinner and join us Marina Park in Ventura Saturday August 23rd, 3:00pm to sundown. Picnic and beach/park games as we bring in the end of Shabbat together.  A Temple Beth Ami tradition for over 20 years.

Aug

24

REC Summer BBQ

Private Residence Sunday 11:30 am

Just because it's summer doesn't mean we shouldn't get together and have a good time - so join your fellow REC Cabinet members on Sunday, August 24th for a summer event the whole family can enjoy!  We'll eat, laugh, schmooze, and have a great afternoon getting to know other families in our REC

Aug

24

"One TEC Family" Splash

Oak Canyon Community Park Sunday 1:00 pm

Everyone is Welcome! Not a member? come check out TEC! Pack a vegetarian/dairy picnic lunch and relax while playing in the Park!  Enjoy the Splash Pad and dessert trucks from Tutus Hawaiian Ice and American Softy!

Aug

24

ATE9 Dance Company & Omid Walizadeh -- part of Voices of L.A: The Krupnick Festival of the Arts

Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts Sunday 3:00 pm

A cutting-edge dance and music performance blending the talent of Israeli choreographer Danielle Agami with the live, Persian electronic sounds of Omid Walizadeh. Funded by the Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles, Voices of LA: The Krupnick Festival of the Arts is a groundbreaking 3-month, 9

Aug

25

Henry Waxman: What Democrats have done for Israel

Factors Deli (patio) Monday 7:00 pm

The Republicans are at it again, trying to turn the support of Israel into a partisan issue.  Come hear from one of the statestmen of the Democratic Party, and staunch Israel supporter Congressman Henry Waxman on the 60-plus years of history of Democratic support for Israel on the national, st

Aug

25

KlezFest JAM Session

Ford Amphitheare Monday 7:00 pm

Bring your instruments and your dancing feet, and experience the classical Jewish music of Eastern Europe! Play along with members of the L.A. Jewish Symphony, join in dancing led by Israeli dance master Susan North Gilboa. Family friendly and free to the community! Wear comfortable clothes and sh

Aug

25

Wil-Dog of Ozomotli & Jarell Perry - part of Voices of LA: The Krupnick Festival of the Arts

Fais Do-Do Monday 8:30 pm

An eclectic musical performance pairing the sociopolitical, Jewish-inspired, salsa-pop-reggae-hip-hop sounds of Wil Dog Abers of the Grammy-winning band Ozomatli with the new-school "alt-R&B" rhythms of Jarrel Perry. Funded by the Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles, Voices of LA: The Kr

Aug

26

La Santa Cecilia & Yuval Ron Ensemble - - part of Voices of LA: The Krupnick Festival of the Arts

La Plaza De Cultura y Artes Tuesday 7:30 pm

A dynamic musical presentation combining the Middle Eastern, Israeli sounds of Yuval Ron with the energetic and modern beats of the East LA based, Grammy-winning group La Santa Cecilia, who exemplifies the modren-day creative hybrid of Latin Culture, rock and world music. Funded by the Jewish Commu

Aug

26

Young AIPAC Leader Cocktail Reception

Sixty Rooftop Beverly Hills Tuesday 7:30 pm

Please call the AIPAC Los Angeles office at (323) 937-1184 for more information. 

Aug

27

Bereavement Support Group

Temple Etz Chaim Wednesday 9:30 am

We invite you to join this group if you have lost a significant other and want the opportunity to support others in the same situation.  This group is held the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month at 9:30 a.m. and is led by Lori Oberman, MA, MFT. This support group is free and open to the commun

Aug

30

Families with Children with Special Needs Support Group

Temple Etz Chaim Saturday 9:30 am

Our support group is a place where you can share thoughts and feelings and talk about your experience as a parent of a special needs child. Led by Joyce Levy Katz, MFT, MFC #30885 and a mother of a special needs son. This group will meet every other Saturday morning from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in

Sep

01

Labor Day

The Jewish Federation Monday 4:00 am

The Jewish Federation offices are closed on this date.

Sep

02

Yeshiva Rav Isacsohn Early Childhood Orientation

New Early Childhood bldg. Tuesday 8:00 pm

Yeshiva Rav Isacsohn Early Childhood Parent Orientation

Sep

03

AIPAC Rabbinic Symposium

AIPAC Office Wednesday 8:00 am

Join hundreds of rabbis from around the country for a full day seminar featuring top thinkers and influential policy makers. With past speakers such as Ambassador Michael Oren, Joe Lieberman, Rabbi Daniel Gordis, Yossi Klein Halevi, Ambassador Dennis Ross, Elliott Abrams and more, the National Rabb

Sep

04

AIPAC Minyan Breakfast

Los Angeles Thursday 8:30 am

AIPAC Minyan Breakfast

Sep

04

JFC Board of Directors Meeting

Federation Goldsmith Center Thursday 4:30 pm

Meeting of the JFC Board of Directors

Sep

04

AIPAC Real Estate Leadership Council Reception

Los Angeles Thursday 7:00 pm

AIPAC Real Estate Leadership Council Reception

Sep

05

Kabbalat Shabbat Services & Dinner at Kehillat Ma'arav

Kehillat Ma'arav Synagogue - 171521st St, Santa Monica CA 90404 Friday 6:00 pm

We're hosting Kabbalat Shabbat Services and Dinner on Friday, September 5th! We welcome members and nonmembers to share a catered dinner and participate in interactive services. There will be plenty of singing as well as activities for kids. Invite your friends and neighbors to join us for dinner,

Sep

06

Vintage Israeli Dancing

Anisa's School of Dance Saturday 8:15 pm

Participatory recreational dancing of old Israeli dances. We do not teach, so this group is for people with at least some Israeli Dance experience.

Sep

07

Life Transitions

N Sunday 10:00 am

Spend an enriching day making new friends, finding new directions, getting and giving support, and participating in stimulating conversations on important life transitions. Licensed counselors and life coaches will facilitate breakout sessions on the following life transitions: Transitions to Adult