JKidLA does its very best to bring you the most current information about school, camp and cultural programming for families in Jewish LA, however, it is always a good idea to confirm dates and times with the host organizations. Please note that some programs require RSVPs while others do not. Should you need assistance with reservations, have questions or need more information, please don’t hesitate to call; we’re always happy to help.

    • Temple Aliyah Late-Summer Shabbat Bash

    • Date: Friday, August 4, 2017
    • Description: August 4, 2017 Late-Summer Shabbat Bash Dinner and activities at 5:15pm to close out our Summer Shul series *RSV ...read moreAugust 4, 2017 Late-Summer Shabbat Bash Dinner and activities at 5:15pm to close out our Summer Shul series *RSVP required for August 4th dinners – templealiyah.org/summershul read less
    • Zimmer Children's Museum Happy Birthday Andy Warhol!

    • Date: Sunday, August 6, 2017
    • Description: Sunday, August 6, 2017 – Happy Birthday Andy Warhol! 2-4pm Today we celebrate artist, Andy Warhol’s, birthday! ...read moreSunday, August 6, 2017 – Happy Birthday Andy Warhol! 2-4pm Today we celebrate artist, Andy Warhol’s, birthday! Join us in our Art Studio as we create our own original Pop Art using paints, stamps, and more! read less
    • BJE Teen Service Corps: Summer Day Camp for Entering 7th-10th Graders in the Valley

    • Date: Monday, August 7, 2017
    • Description: Session 2: August 7 – 11, 2017 at Valley Beth Shalom Are you a teen with a passion for changing the world? This s ...read moreSession 2: August 7 – 11, 2017 at Valley Beth Shalom Are you a teen with a passion for changing the world? This summer, put your passion to work and your values into action. Join the BJE Teen Service Corps and: discover how you can make a significant impact, engage in hands-on service, reflection and connection to Jewish life and have fun! Earn 12 hours of community service credit per session! Limited CIT/Leadership positions for campers entering grades 10 and above; Contact Liat Vorobiev at lvorobiev@bjela.org Phone: (323) 761-8621; Website: http://www.bjela.org/servicecorps/ read less
    • Contact Email: lvorobiev@bjela.org
    • Contact Phone: (323) 761-8621
    • Friendship Circle LA Summer Camp

    • Date: Monday, August 7, 2017
    • Description: August 7-11, 2017 For children and teens with special needs, 6-18 years old; daily field trips, sports, games & ...read moreAugust 7-11, 2017 For children and teens with special needs, 6-18 years old; daily field trips, sports, games & more! Contact Person: Miriam Rav-Noy Email: miriam@fcla.org Phone: (310) 280-0955 Address: 1952 S. Robertson Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90034 Website: http://fcla.org read less
    • Contact Email: miriam@fcla.org
    • Contact Phone: (310) 280-0955
    • Congregation Or Ami Shabbat on the Beach

    • Date: Friday, August 11, 2017
    • Description: August 11, 2017 from 5-7:30pm Bring a picnic dinner and celebrate Shabbat on the beach. Grab some friends, pack a ...read moreAugust 11, 2017 from 5-7:30pm Bring a picnic dinner and celebrate Shabbat on the beach. Grab some friends, pack a picnic and join us at Zuma Beach Tower 12 for Shabbat with Rabbi Paul and Cantor Doug. Bring some beach chairs and blankets and plan to arrive at 5:00 pm. Services will begin at 6:30. Zuma Beach Tower 12 Contact Laurel Murray laurel@orami.org or call 818-880-4880 read less
    • Contact Email: laurel@orami.org
    • Contact Phone: (818) 880-4880
    • Zimmer Children's Museum Prepare to get Messy!

    • Date: Sunday, August 13, 2017
    • Description: Sunday, August 13, 2017 Prepare to get Messy! 2-4pm Goop, Gak, and Oobleck! Get your hands sticky as we explore dif ...read moreSunday, August 13, 2017 Prepare to get Messy! 2-4pm Goop, Gak, and Oobleck! Get your hands sticky as we explore different icky textures! Make your own batch and grab a recipe card to continue the fun at home. read less
    • Jewish Community Day at Dodger Stadium

    • Date: Sunday, August 13, 2017
    • Description: On Sunday, August 13, join the Jewish community of the Greater Los Angeles area at Dodger Stadium for our Annual Jew ...read moreOn Sunday, August 13, join the Jewish community of the Greater Los Angeles area at Dodger Stadium for our Annual Jewish Community Day. Host your congregation, family and friends as the Dodgers matchup against the San Diego Padres. This special event ticket package includes a ticket to the game and a Dodgers' Jewish Community Day cap. The first 12,000 ticketed kids 14 and under in attendance will also receive Kids Back-to-School backpack*. To purchase tickets, go to http://m.mlb.com/dodgers/tickets/special-events/jewish-community-night read less
    • Congregation Tikvat Jacob Jewish Community Day at Dodger Stadium

    • Date: Sunday, August 13, 2017
    • Description: Sunday, August 13, 2017. Dodger Stadium hosts its annual Jewish Community Day on August 13. Come and bring the whole ...read moreSunday, August 13, 2017. Dodger Stadium hosts its annual Jewish Community Day on August 13. Come and bring the whole family for some fun in the L.A. sun! Let's try again this year to convince Rabbi Kalev to root for the Dodgers. Meet at 12:30 to cheer and nosh together. We have seats this year out of the fierce California sunshine. $44 if paid by check and $46 if by credit card. Tickets are limited. Grab them now! read less
    • ACTIVE MINDS/ACTIVE BODIES at Heschel

    • Date: Monday, August 14, 2017
    • Description: Held at Heschel from August 14-18. Drop-off is at 9:00am and camp runs each day 9:30am-3:00pm. Specifically designed ...read moreHeld at Heschel from August 14-18. Drop-off is at 9:00am and camp runs each day 9:30am-3:00pm. Specifically designed for the little ones, the program is literature-based and includes activities that inspire creativity and growth. Click here to view the brochure and registration form. Or click the button below to register online: Drop-off at 9:00am, pick-up at 3:00pm. For more information contact Deborah Cohen at deborah.cohen@heschel.com or call her at (818) 368-5781. Address: 17701 Devonshire Street, Northridge, CA 91325 Website: www.activemindsactivebodies.com read less
    • Contact Email: deborah.cohen@heschel.com
    • Contact Phone: (818) 368-5781
    • Kol Tikvah Post Camp – For ages K -5th Grade

    • Date: Monday, August 14, 2017
    • Description: August 14 - August 18, 2017 Time: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm, with early drop-off (8 am) and late pick-up (until 5 pm) ava ...read moreAugust 14 - August 18, 2017 Time: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm, with early drop-off (8 am) and late pick-up (until 5 pm) available Post Camp at Kol Tikvah provides programming for Kindergarten through 5th graders. With our fabulous camp counselors, your camper will be sure to have an incredible time filled with enrichment filled activities, daily field trips, and a blast. Sign up today! Contact Camp Director, Samantha Duenas, 818-348-0670 ext. 218, sduenas@koltikvah.org read less
    • Contact Email: sduenas@koltikvah.org
    • Contact Phone: (818) 348-0670 , ext. 218
    • Camp Invention for First to Sixth Graders at Heschel Day School

    • Date: Monday, August 14, 2017
    • Description: Monday, August 14 - Friday, August 18, 2017 Cost: $315 by June 9, $350 after. Camp Invention for Grades 1-6 is he ...read moreMonday, August 14 - Friday, August 18, 2017 Cost: $315 by June 9, $350 after. Camp Invention for Grades 1-6 is held at Heschel from August 15-19. Drop-off is at 9:00am and camp runs each day 9:30am-3:00pm. Activities encourage building, exploring, and inventing. Click here to view the brochure and registration form. Or click the button below to register online: For students entering first to sixth grades, this day camp offers curious children the chance to tinker and explore! http://heschel.com/news/detail/?id=253 read less
    • Temple Menorah: Barechu & BBQ

    • Date: Friday, August 18, 2017
    • Description: Friday, August 26, 2016. BBQ at 7:30pm will follow service. Don't miss all the fun! Prospective members welcom ...read moreFriday, August 26, 2016. BBQ at 7:30pm will follow service. Don't miss all the fun! Prospective members welcome. Invite your friends and neighbors to this fun event! Congregants: $18. Prospective members: Free! Reservations required. Email: rsvp@templemenorah.org; Address: 1101 Camino Real, Redondo Beach, CA 90277; Website: http://templemenorah.org read less
    • Contact Email: rsvp@templemenorah.org
    • Contact Phone: (310) 316-8444 x213
    • Camp Ramah Special Needs Family Camp - Camp Ohr Lanu

    • Date: Friday, August 18, 2017
    • Description: augut 18 - 22, 2017. Camp Ohr Lanu, a program of Camp Ramah in California, is a camp for families who have children ...read moreaugut 18 - 22, 2017. Camp Ohr Lanu, a program of Camp Ramah in California, is a camp for families who have children with special needs ages 4-14. Camp Ohr Lanu combines study, prayer and fun into a program designed especially for families who have children with special needs and their siblings. Join us for a true Ramah style camp experience for every member of the family! Contact Person: Elana Naftalin-Kelman Email: elana@ramah.org Phone: (888) 226-7726 Website: http://ramah.org/product/camp-ohr-lanu-registration/ read less
    • Contact Email: elana@ramah.org
    • Contact Phone: (888) 226-7726
    • Or Ami Blessing of Pets Service at the Park

    • Date: Saturday, August 19, 2017
    • Description: August 19, 2017 at 10:30am Gates Canyon Park 25801 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Calabasas Rabbis and Cantors bless pets (S ...read moreAugust 19, 2017 at 10:30am Gates Canyon Park 25801 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Calabasas Rabbis and Cantors bless pets (Stuffed animals too). Meow-shebeirach too. Come for the blessing; stay and BYO Picnic Lunch. Contact Laurel Murray laurel@orami.org or call 818-880-4880 read less
    • Contact Email: laurel@orami.org
    • Contact Phone: (818) 880-4880
    • Zimmer Children's Museum Gyotaku Print Making

    • Date: Sunday, August 20, 2017
    • Description: Sunday, August 20 – 2-4pm Join us in our art studio and try your hand at the traditional Japanese art of Gyotaku ...read moreSunday, August 20 – 2-4pm Join us in our art studio and try your hand at the traditional Japanese art of Gyotaku or fish printing (but not with real fish, of course). read less
    • Camp Tawonga: Keshet LGBT Family Camp

    • Date: Thursday, August 24, 2017
    • Description: August 24-27, 2017; Adults spend the morning hiking, creating arts and crafts, and partaking in workshops. Meanwhile ...read moreAugust 24-27, 2017; Adults spend the morning hiking, creating arts and crafts, and partaking in workshops. Meanwhile, our skilled counselors plan age-appropriate activities for kids, ranging from boating on the lake for young children to facilitated dialogue about growing up with gay parents for teens. Families spend the afternoon together, participating in camp activities and exploring Camp Tawonga, including the beautiful Tuolumne River. And of course, no Keshet Weekend is complete without a Shabbat service, talent show, and crazy dance party! Also, a special program just for Keshet teens. Camp Tawonga is located on the Middle Fork of the Tuolumne River right outside of Yosemite National Park. For more information please contact Camp Tawonga at info@tawonga.org or call (415) 543-2267Yosemite, CA; Website: http://tawonga.org/programs/year-round/weekend-family-camps/ read less
    • Contact Email: info@tawonga.org
    • Contact Phone: (415) 543-2267
    • Kehillat Israel Shabbat at the Beach & BBQ

    • Date: Friday, August 25, 2017
    • Description: August 25, 2017 4:30 PM Festivities Begin 6:15 PM Shabbat Service Kosher food available for pre-order online only ...read moreAugust 25, 2017 4:30 PM Festivities Begin 6:15 PM Shabbat Service Kosher food available for pre-order online only. Complete meal includes main course, side salad, chips, drinks and dessert. Don't miss this great Community-wide event with Shabbat service, surf, sand and sunset! RSVP at http://ourki.org/ read less
    • Temple Etz Chaim Havdalah and Hike!

    • Date: Saturday, August 26, 2017
    • Description: August 26, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. Join TEC members and USY at Wildwood Park for an easy trail hike, along with Havdallah ...read moreAugust 26, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. Join TEC members and USY at Wildwood Park for an easy trail hike, along with Havdallah services led by Hazzan Pablo. Wildwood Park in Thousand Oa 928 W. Avenida de los Arboles Thousand Oaks, Ca 91361 read less
    • Zimmer Children's Museum Presents: National Dog Day!

    • Date: Sunday, August 27, 2017
    • Description: Sunday, August 27, 2017 – National Dog Day 2-4pm Join us as we celebrate our furry friends in honor of National D ...read moreSunday, August 27, 2017 – National Dog Day 2-4pm Join us as we celebrate our furry friends in honor of National Dog Day (Aug 26)! read less