American Jewish University, Sperber Community Library 15600 Mulholland Drive Bel Air, Los Angeles, CA, US

Join us in AJU’s Sperber Library for a screening (Israeli drinks and snacks included!) of Israeli film Greener Pastures. Dov (79), a widower, is forced by his family to move to a nursing home – and there’s nothing he can do or say about it. He’s broke since he lost his pension savings, and he […]


Onward Israel Track Two

This month, our 21 Track Two participants will leave for Israel. Based in Tel Aviv, internships will place participants in a work environment based on their skills, interests, and future plans. Participants will intern 4–5 days a week and be immersed in contemporary Israeli life through programming—including Israel Now tour days, a weekend Shabbaton, evening […]

NuRoots & JQ International Nonbinary NuMoon Circle

NuRoots and J.Q. International are proud to join forces on our monthly Nonbinary NuMoon Circle, a space for nonbinary and genderqueer Jews to gather, connect, learn, and grow as a community.   Tuesday, June 28 at 7:00 pm Zoom   What is a NuMoon circle? Judaism marks time through the lunar calendar—wild!—and our NuMoon and […]

Eastside NuMoon Circle

Guided by the Hebrew calendar and based on the rituals of Rosh Chodesh (the lunar holiday that marks the start of each month), our immersive NuMoon Circles meet monthly to tell stories, learn about our bodies, support each other, and share spiritual experiences. Through Jewish wisdom, music, meditation, story sharing, ritual practice, and other self-care […]

Jewish Adulting Series: Everything they didn’t teach you in Sunday school! Description


Feb 8 Where did the word “Jew” come from? Most religious among us wear black suits and top hats. We’ll do a complete timeline of the evolution of Jewish identity, how our identities (and outfits) shifted throughout the centuries, and explain the different sects of Judaism within the US and globally. Feb 15 Keeping the […]