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

08

USC Shoah Foundation 2016 Ambassadors for Humanity Gala

Los Angeles Thursday 5:30 pm

USC Shoah Foundation 2016 Ambassadors for Humanity Gala  

Dec

08

Camp Ramah in California Board Meeting

American Jewish University Beit Midrash Thursday 7:00 pm

Camp Ramah in California Board Meeting.

Dec

09

The Jewish Federation's 11th Annual Festival of Lights Toy and Book Drive Ends

The Jewish Federation Friday 3:00 pm

Details coming soon.

Dec

09

Valley Vodka Latke Shabbat (YALA)

Private home Friday 7:00 pm

On December 9, join other young professionals living and working in the San Fernando Valley for our next Shabbat event! Unwind and enjoy a delicious meal, some Shabbat prayers, Chanukah latkes, and the opportunity to learn more about the Federation from our host, Ronna Elbaz, one of The Jewish Fede

Dec

10

Cantor Lizzie Weiss Installation

Temple Emanuel of Beverly Hills Saturday 10:15 am

CANTOR LIZZIE WEISS INSTALLATION A JOYOUS MUSICAL OCCASION Join us as we officially install Cantor Lizzie Weiss as cantor of Temple Emanuel of Beverly Hills. The service will take place on Friday, December 9, 2016 at 7:30 pm. Come and celebrate with us in a community dinner prior to services, and b

Dec

10

Shabbes Walks

Temple Emanuel of Beverly Hills Saturday 1:00 pm

NEIGHBORHOOD WALKS FOR A RELAXING SHABBAT At Temple Emanuel, we know the importance of setting aside down-time in order to regain energy for the new week. Join Rabbi Jonathan Aaron every Saturday at 300 N. Clark Drive at 1:00 pm on a stroll around the neighborhood – and add som

Dec

10

Hanukkah Bash 2016

Temple Emanuel of Beverly Hills - Bess P. Maltz Center Saturday 4:30 pm

HANUKKAH BASH 2016 CRAFT WORKSHOP, DINNER & SPECIAL CONCERT Happening this Saturday, December 10 at 4:30 pm! Get excited for a very special Hanukkah Bash taking place in Temple Emanuel of Beverly Hills' Bess P. Maltz Center. From a crafts workshop, to a one-of-a-kind mu

Dec

10

Yeshiva Gedolah Patron Dinner

Yeshiva Gedolah Saturday 8:00 pm

Annual fundraising event

Dec

11

Westside JCC 'One. Healthy. Community.' 5k Run/Walk Fundraiser

Westside JCC Sunday 6:30 am

RUN. WALK. VOLUNTEER. Everyone is Welcome! REGISTER NOW: www.wizathon.com/wjcc5k Join Westside JCC for a run/walk in the heart of Los Angeles on San Vicente Boulevard. Funds raised will support health and wellness community programs including children and youth sports programs, exercise cla

Dec

11

Community Service Day

Los Angeles Sunday 10:00 am

Come volunteer with the Jewish Federation and give back to the community. For more information, please call 323-761-8331 or email bkaiser@jewishla.org

Dec

11

Winter Conference and Instillation

Luxe Sunset Hotel Sunday 10:00 am

Presentation by Hadassah leaders, including Marlene Post, Past Hadassah National President.  Also included will be speakers on Hadassah's role in Israel and our how our members here in Southern California can make an impact. Debbie Kessler, incoming Hadassah Southern California President and h

Dec

11

Kehillat Ma'arav Hanukkah Open House

Kehillat Ma'arav Sunday 10:30 am

Kehillat Ma'arav's Religious School Open House. Looking to get your children involved in Religious School? Come out this Sunday to see the action live. Learn how to make potato latkes, wrap presents, do a mitzvah, and eat sufganiyot. Tell your friends.

Dec

11

Community Service: L'Dough V'Dough (YALA)

Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust Sunday 11:00 am

Volunteer with us at L’Dough V’Dough, as we pair up with Holocaust survivors to bake challah together and hear their stories firsthand. Learn more and register YALA—Young Adults of Los Angeles—offers more than a hundred social, professional, cultural, volunteer, and leadersh

Dec

11

2016 Distinguished Community Leader Award

American Jewish University Sunday 11:30 am

NA'AMAT USA celebrates community leaders and outstanding members of its organization who strive to improve the quality of life for women and children in Israel.

Dec

11

Sundays in the Park

Brandeis-Bardin Campus Sunday 12:00 pm

Spend your Sunday getting away from it all for an afternoon and spend it with family and friends at the beautiful Brandeis-Bardin Campus of the American Jewish Univerity in Simi Valley! 25 minutes from the valley, 40 minutes from the city, it's closer than you think to be in a beautiful natural set

Dec

11

Images of Jews & Mormons in Hollywood

Academy for Jewish Religion California Sunday 3:30 pm

The LDS-Jewish Academic Dialogue Project.  A special interfaith program. Open to the public. RSVP appreciated to efriedman@ajrca.edu or 213-884-4133 x113.

Dec

11

Shalom Hartman Institute LA Synagogue Collaborative

Stephen S. Wise Temple Sunday 4:00 pm

Visions for a Shared Society: The “Tribes” of Israel  Los Angeles Synagogue Lecture series featuring scholars from the Shalom Hartman Institute

Dec

11

Ohr HaOlam: Songs of Light

Academy for Jewish Religion California Sunday 4:30 pm

Join us for an inspiration hour of song! Performances by Academy cantorial students. Open to the public. RSVP appreciated to efriedman@ajrca.edu or 213-884-4133 x113.    

Dec

11

StandWithUs Festival of Lights

Beverly Hilton Sunday 5:00 pm

Every year around Chanukah, StandWithUs celebrates its yearly achievements, members, and supporters of Israel at the annual StandWithUs Festival of Lights gala in Century City, CA. The evening highlights StandWithUs’ efforts in support of Israel worldwide, honoring members and supporters as w

Dec

11

Festival of Lights Young Professionals After Party

Beverly Hills Sunday 9:30 pm

We invite young professionals in their 20s and 30s to join StandWithUs for drinks, dancing and a fabulous DJ!