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.

    • Friendship Circle LA Presents: Purim Celebration for Children with Special Needs and thier Families

    • Date: Thursday, March 1, 2018
    • Description: Thursday March 1, 2018 from 5-7pm held at Friendship Circle. The Friendship Circle Holiday programs allow the entir ...read moreThursday March 1, 2018 from 5-7pm held at Friendship Circle. The Friendship Circle Holiday programs allow the entire family to celebrate together in a comfortable and lively setting. Volunteers are on hand to bring holiday cheer and ensure that the needs of each child are met. Innovative activities bring the warm and joyous feelings of the holidays to the children and their families. Children 2-25 Contact Chanie@fcla.org or call 310-280-0955 to ensure a teen volunteer will be on hand to assist your child. Child's parent must be present. read less
    • Friendship Circle Purim Celebration

    • Date: Thursday, March 1, 2018
    • Description: Join us for Friendship Circle's Purim in Wonderland event, taking place on Thursday, March 1st from 5:00pm-7:00 ...read moreJoin us for Friendship Circle's Purim in Wonderland event, taking place on Thursday, March 1st from 5:00pm-7:00pm at Friendship Circle, 1952 S Robertson Blvd. Families of children with special needs and teen volunteers will enjoy crafts and activities, hear the megillah, eat a Purim feast and listen to live music! RSVP to Chanie@fcla.org read less
    • Contact Email: chanie@fcla.org
    • Contact Phone: (310) 280-0955
    • Congregation Tikvat Jacob: Light Up Shabbat

    • Date: Friday, March 2, 2018
    • Description: First Shabbat of the month! 6pm pot luck and 7:00 PM service. Light Up Shabbat is our popular once-a-month servic ...read moreFirst Shabbat of the month! 6pm pot luck and 7:00 PM service. Light Up Shabbat is our popular once-a-month service developed specifically for CTJ in Manhattan Beach. All are encouraged to participate in meaningful readings and contemporary prayer settings and songs, together with our very own Shabbat band and choir, led by Mike Sirota and Rabbi Mark. Don't miss it! read less
    • Temple Aliyah Shabbat Live For Our Agoura/Conejo Friends!

    • Date: Friday, March 2, 2018
    • Description: Friday, March 2, 2018 at 7:30PM. Don't just celebrate Shabbat, experience it! A special lively service that w ...read moreFriday, March 2, 2018 at 7:30PM. Don't just celebrate Shabbat, experience it! A special lively service that we host in Agoura/Conejo Valley for the convenience and benefit of our Agoura/Conejo Valley community. With Rabbi Adam Schaffer & Hazzan Mimi Haselkorn. At the Oak Park Community Center. For more information, please call (818) 346-3545. Website: http://www.templealiyah.org read less
    • Contact Phone: (818) 346-3545
    • Wilshire Boulevard Temple; Shabba Dabba Shabbat!

    • Date: Friday, March 2, 2018
    • Description: First Friday of every month; 6-7PM; This new, participatory monthly service brings together all families of the com ...read moreFirst Friday of every month; 6-7PM; This new, participatory monthly service brings together all families of the community. Stay for pizza and potluck; bring your favorite dairy or vegetarian sides to add to the feast! Contact Person: Nan Brostoff; Email: nan@wbtla.org; Address: 3663 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90010; Website: http://wbtla.org read less
    • Contact Email: nan@wbtla.org
    • Temple Akiba: Shabbat Shira Family Service with Birthday & Anniversary Blessings!

    • Date: Friday, March 2, 2018
    • Description: First Fridays of the month; 6:30PM; Come sing-a-long with the families of Temple Akiba and experience a warm, welco ...read moreFirst Fridays of the month; 6:30PM; Come sing-a-long with the families of Temple Akiba and experience a warm, welcoming Shabbat service with special birthday and anniversary blessings for everybody celebrating this month! Contact Person: Shahram; Email: admin@templeakiba.net; Phone: (310) 398-5783; Address: 5249 S. Sepulveda Blvd., Culver City, CA 90230; Website: http://templeakiba.net read less
    • Contact Email: admin@templeakiba.net
    • Contact Phone: (310) 398-5783
    • Temple Beth Ami Tot Shabbat

    • Date: Friday, March 2, 2018
    • Description: The first Friday night of each month we have a "Tot Shabbat" which starts at 6:30 p .m. Lots of young fa ...read moreThe first Friday night of each month we have a "Tot Shabbat" which starts at 6:30 p .m. Lots of young families come with little ones to enjoy WENDY (Wendy Hersh) who great at entertaining children throughout the service along with Rabbi Mark. Wendy is asking all children to bring their favorite stuffed animal for a very special service! Email: administrator@templebethami.org Phone: (661) 255-6410 Address: 23023 Hilse Lane, Santa Clarita, CA Website: http://www.templebethami.org/ read less
    • Contact Email: administrator@templebethami.org
    • Contact Phone: (661) 255-6410
    • University Synagogue's Family Shabbat Service

    • Date: Friday, March 2, 2018
    • Description: First Friday of the month; Featuring our children's choir, Hasharim. Join us! Contact Person: Jessie Downey; ...read moreFirst Friday of the month; Featuring our children's choir, Hasharim. Join us! Contact Person: Jessie Downey; Email: jdowney@unisyn.org; Phone: (310) 472-0603; Address: 11960 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles (Brentwood), CA 90049; Website: http://unisyn.org read less
    • Contact Email: jdowney@unisyn.org
    • Contact Phone: (310) 472-0603
    • Temple Aliyah Family Shabbat Services

    • Date: Friday, March 2, 2018
    • Description: First Friday of the month. 6:30pm Shabbat Family Service. A joyful family worship experience. A story is shared, a ...read moreFirst Friday of the month. 6:30pm Shabbat Family Service. A joyful family worship experience. A story is shared, and children celebrating a birthday that month ascend the bimah to be acknowledged and receive a treat. Israeli Dancing follows this fun and family friendly service. RSVP for Dinner: https://templealiyah.org/familyshabbat/ For more information, contact the Temple Aliyah Office at (818) 346-3545 For more information contact info@templealiyah.org or call (818) 346-3545. 6025 Valley Circle Boulevard, Woodland Hills, CA 91367. https://templealiyah.org/familyshabbat/ read less
    • Contact Email: info@templealiyah.org
    • Contact Phone: (818) 346-3545
    • Temple Adat Elohim First Shabbat: A Celebration For Young Children

    • Date: Friday, March 2, 2018
    • Description: First Friday Shabbat every month at 6:15pm. Fun, Shabbat service filled with music followed by Oneg and playing on t ...read moreFirst Friday Shabbat every month at 6:15pm. Fun, Shabbat service filled with music followed by Oneg and playing on the ECC playground. Open to the community-no membership required. First Shabbat of each month. For more information, please call 805/497-6920. Address: 2420 E. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks, CA 91362. Website: http://www.adatelohim.org. read less
    • Contact Phone: 805/497-6920
    • Kol Tikvah "'Purimland" Community Celebration

    • Date: Friday, March 2, 2018
    • Description: Friday, March 2, 2018 Kol Tikvah Purim Community Celebration 5:00 pm Tot Purim Service (Ages 0-6) 5:30 pm Complim ...read moreFriday, March 2, 2018 Kol Tikvah Purim Community Celebration 5:00 pm Tot Purim Service (Ages 0-6) 5:30 pm Complimentary (with advance RSVP) Dinner 7:00 pm Family Purim Shabbat Service & Shpiel It’s a small world after all at the happiest place in Woodland Hills! You won’t need an fast pass to come to the magical kingdom of our “Purim Land” Celebration. FREE fun featuring acrobats, magic, balloon animals, bounce house, live music & complimentary dinner (with advance RSVP). All ages are invited – costumes are encouraged especially your favorite fairy-tale princess, Caribbean pirate, or even your youngest as a mini-mouse! Lively services are led by our enchanting Rabbi Becky Hoffman & Cantor Noa Shaashua, and features our temple band Kolplay. RSVP required by February 26 to Debbie Shayer at dshayer@koltikvah.org or 818-348-0670 ext. 200. Free parking in the rear on Del Moreno Drive. There is no charge for this event. Held at Kol Tikvah, 20400 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills, 818-348-0670, www.koltikvah.org. read less
    • Contact Email: dshayer@koltikvah.org
    • Contact Phone: (818) 348-0670 ext. 200
    • IKAR's Bite Size Shabbat Morning Tot Shabbat

    • Date: Saturday, March 3, 2018
    • Description: Saturday Mornings, from 10:45-12 noon March 3, March 17, 2018 IKAR's Bite Size Shabbes Saturday mornings are ...read moreSaturday Mornings, from 10:45-12 noon March 3, March 17, 2018 IKAR's Bite Size Shabbes Saturday mornings are open to families of all types and stripes with children ages birth-5! Join us for dancing, drumming, and davening, a Shabbat-friendly craft, and, of course, pretzel challah. Then stay for IKAR's free community lunch! Shalhevet School 910 S Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036 contact Beth Weisman at beth@ikar-la.org for more info. read less
    • Contact Email: beth@ikar-la.org
    • Contact Phone: (323) 634-1870 x3
    • Shabbat is the Park with Weizmann Day School and B'nai Simcha

    • Date: Saturday, March 3, 2018
    • Description: Weizmann and B'nai families will celebrate Shabbat together at Singer Park (Pasadena) on March 3, 9:30 am. Come ...read moreWeizmann and B'nai families will celebrate Shabbat together at Singer Park (Pasadena) on March 3, 9:30 am. Come join us and make new friends. Bring blankets. Singing, snacks and shabbat activities. for more information, contact Rabbi Keara Stein at kearas@interfaith.com read less
    • Contact Email: kearas@interfaith.com
    • Or Ami PJs and Pancakes Shabbat

    • Date: Saturday, March 3, 2018
    • Description: Saturday March 3, 2018 from 9:30 - 11:00 am Wear your pajamas, eat yummy pancakes. Shabbat Story, Art Activity, En ...read moreSaturday March 3, 2018 from 9:30 - 11:00 am Wear your pajamas, eat yummy pancakes. Shabbat Story, Art Activity, Enjoy Pancakes, Meet Friends Bring friends along to share in the fun! Call Congregation Or Ami to RSVP. 818-880-4880 read less
    • Contact Phone: (818) 880-4880
    • Tempe Menorah's SCHMALTZ - A GREASE Purim Carnival 2018

    • Date: Sunday, March 4, 2018
    • Description: 44th Annual Purim Shpiel & Carnival - Sunday, March 4, 2018 10:00am Purim Shpiel starring Temple Menorah yout ...read more44th Annual Purim Shpiel & Carnival - Sunday, March 4, 2018 10:00am Purim Shpiel starring Temple Menorah youth in a Grease-themed shpiel, retelling the story of Purim. 11:00am-2:00pm Community Purim Carnival Carnival food, games, prizes, music, and lots of fun. Pre-sale unlimited access wristbands available for purchase through March 1st. Receive discounted prices and access to combo packages! Don’t miss out! Join your fellow classmates at Shushan High for a "bash", celebrating Purim! With so many ways "to make the scene", you'll "flip"! We've got something for every member of the family so don't "sluff"! Get your "classy chassis" on down to Temple Menorah for some "kicks" this Purim! 310-316-8444 ext. 213 rsvp@templemenorah.org 310-316-8444, 1101 Camino Real in Redondo Beach. read less
    • Contact Email: rsvp@templemenorah.org
    • Contact Phone: (310) 316-8444
    • Temple Judea Purim Carnival

    • Date: Sunday, March 4, 2018
    • Description: Sunday, March 4, 2018 from 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM RIDES ARE BACK at the 2018 Temple Judea Purim Carnival. This year we ...read moreSunday, March 4, 2018 from 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM RIDES ARE BACK at the 2018 Temple Judea Purim Carnival. This year we’ve got TEN NEW RIDES AND ATTRACTIONS, including a zip line, a Ferris wheel, a giant slide, a laser maze, a rock wall and so much more. Huge inflatables and our KidZone will be fun for younger kids. And as always, we have our delicious Kosher BBQ, frozen treats, gourmet coffee, and more. All proceeds go toward school and camp scholarships. Where: 5429 Lindley Ave., Tarzana, CA 91356 Who: Everyone How: Just show up Cost: Open to public, free entrance, tickets needed to purchase food, games, rides. Ride/game/food tickets are $1.00 each (3-8 tickets/ride). Ride wristbands available, too. All proceeds go toward school and camp scholarships. For more info: www.templejudea.com/purim/ read less
    • Contact Email: purim@templejudea.com
    • Temple Aliyah Purim Carnival

    • Date: Sunday, March 4, 2018
    • Description: March 4, 2018 10am-4pm One of the Valley’s largest Purim Carnivals, featuring thrill rides, kids rides, carnival ...read moreMarch 4, 2018 10am-4pm One of the Valley’s largest Purim Carnivals, featuring thrill rides, kids rides, carnival games, inflatables and kosher food. Kids purim costume parade at 1pm. Pre-purchase discounted tickets and unlimited ride bracelets for $30 at templealiyah.org/purim Address: 6025 Valley Circle Blvd., Woodland Hills, CA read less
    • Valley Beth Shalom's Purim Carnival 2018

    • Date: Sunday, March 4, 2018
    • Description: SUNDAY, MARCH 4, 2018 from11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. COSTUMES • PERFORMANCES • GAME TRUCK • RIDES • BOUNCE HOUSE ...read moreSUNDAY, MARCH 4, 2018 from11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. COSTUMES • PERFORMANCES • GAME TRUCK • RIDES • BOUNCE HOUSE • ROCK WALL • LASER TAG • BUBBLE SHOW • DUNK TANK • PHOTO BOOTH • FOOD TRUCKS • DJ BRENT ROSEN • AND MUCH MORE! All proceeds benefit the VBS Israel Programs and Summer Camp Financial Aid Fund.. For more info about becoming a Purim Carnival Sponsor or purchasing tickets please contact the Youth Department at (818) 530-4025, e-mail: youthdept@vbs.org. read less
    • Contact Email: youthdept@vbs.org
    • Contact Phone: (818) 530-4025
    • Friendship Circle: Basketball Club for Boys with Special Needs

    • Date: Wednesday, March 7, 2018
    • Description: Wednesdays, Mar 7, Mar 14, Apr 11, April 18, April 25, May 16, 2018 from 6:30pm-8.00pm At Pressman Academy, 1055 S ...read moreWednesdays, Mar 7, Mar 14, Apr 11, April 18, April 25, May 16, 2018 from 6:30pm-8.00pm At Pressman Academy, 1055 S. La Cienega Blvd This Friendship Circle LA program is for boys ages 7 and up and focuses on basketball skills, teamwork and of course, friendship! Families and volunteers, please RSVP: For more information or to enroll your child, email info@fcla.org or call 310-280-0955 Address: Pressman Academy: 1055 S. La Cienega Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90035; Website: http://fcla.org read less
    • Contact Email: info@fcla.org
    • Contact Phone: (310) 280-0955
    • Westside JCC Preschool Open House

    • Date: Thursday, March 8, 2018
    • Description: Thursday, March 8, Thursday, April 12, Tuesday, May 8, Tuesday, June 5, 2018. Preschool Open House: Westside JCC Pr ...read moreThursday, March 8, Thursday, April 12, Tuesday, May 8, Tuesday, June 5, 2018. Preschool Open House: Westside JCC Preschool Open House Tours include meeting the director, current and alumni parents, visiting classrooms, and the outdoor play areas. More information available at www.westsidejcc.org/preschool read less
    • Contact Email: dkaplan@westsidejcc.org
    • Contact Phone: (323) 556-5251
    • Temple Kol Tikvah Kabbalat Shabbat

    • Date: Friday, March 9, 2018
    • Description: Friday, March 9, 2018 at 6:30 pm Kol Tikvah Kabbalat Shabbat Join us for a friendly Shabbat service with Rabbi Bec ...read moreFriday, March 9, 2018 at 6:30 pm Kol Tikvah Kabbalat Shabbat Join us for a friendly Shabbat service with Rabbi Becky Hoffman and Cantor Noa Shaashua. Socializing, coffee, and sweet treats to follow. Free parking in the rear on Del Moreno Drive. Held at Kol Tikvah, 20400 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills, 818-348-0670, www.koltikvah.org read less
    • Contact Phone: (818) 348-0670 , ext 214
    • Burbank Temple Emanu El Tot Shabbat

    • Date: Friday, March 9, 2018
    • Description: Tot Shabbat dates: Fridays, March 9, April 13 and May 11, 2018 from 5:30- 6:30pm. Join Rabbi Carrier and our song l ...read moreTot Shabbat dates: Fridays, March 9, April 13 and May 11, 2018 from 5:30- 6:30pm. Join Rabbi Carrier and our song leader Julie Lockman for a fun evening geared to our preschool aged children and young families! We sing songs, hear stories, share blessings, enjoy challah and juice. Burbank Temple Emanu El 1302 N. Glenoaks Blvd. Burbank. Dairy Potluck Community Dinner to follow service. Contact Email: office@btee.org Contact Phone: (818) 845-1734 1302 N. Glenoaks Blvd. Burbank http://www.btee.org read less
    • Contact Email: preschooldirector@btee.org
    • Contact Phone: (818) 845-6601
    • Valley Beth Shalom Rimonim Family Service

    • Date: Friday, March 9, 2018
    • Description: Friday, March 9, Friday, April 13, Friday, May 11, Friday, June 8, 2018 Rimonim is the Hebrew word for "pomegr ...read moreFriday, March 9, Friday, April 13, Friday, May 11, Friday, June 8, 2018 Rimonim is the Hebrew word for "pomegranates." Every pomegranate holds hundreds of seeds full of vibrant color, sweetness, and vitality waiting to burst forth into the world. Jewish tradition teaches us that the seeds inside each pomegranite represent the 613 good deeds that one must accomplish in life. Just as one good deed leads to another, we hope that this sacred musi implants in you the seeds to inspire your own acts of loving-kindness. Join with us on the second Friday of each month for a musical Shabbat service that reaches into your soul through song, prayer, and dance. Dress is casual, and the service is open to everyone. Come as you are. Leave transformed. (818) 788-6000. 15739 Ventura Blvd., Encino, CA 91436. Website: http://www.vbs.org. read less
    • Contact Email: nfarkas@vbs.org
    • Contact Phone: (818) 788-6000
    • Pasadena Jewish Temple & Center: Picnic & Tot Shabbat

    • Date: Friday, March 9, 2018
    • Description: First Fridays of the month; 6:00PM; Come for an evening of togetherness, song and prayer! Join Judy Callahan, Direct ...read moreFirst Fridays of the month; 6:00PM; Come for an evening of togetherness, song and prayer! Join Judy Callahan, Director of B'nai Simcha Preschool and Cantor Ruth for a half-hour Shabbat experience filled with music and movement for families with children age seven and under. Bring your own dinner prior to services on Katz Terrace. A lively musical service for little ones up to age 7 and their parents featuring songs, games, stories and prayers. Email: info@pjtc.net; Website: http://pjtc.net read less
    • Contact Email: info@pjtc.net
    • Shalom Institute's Women's Retreat Weekend

    • Date: Friday, March 9, 2018
    • Description: Friday, March 9 – Sunday, March 11, 2018. Get away for the weekend and enjoy the relaxing outdoors in the Malibu M ...read moreFriday, March 9 – Sunday, March 11, 2018. Get away for the weekend and enjoy the relaxing outdoors in the Malibu Mountains. Rejuvenate yourself with yoga, tai-chi, Jewish nature crafts, hikes and nature walks. Pamper yourself with massage, facials, manicures and pedicures. Share with the other moms the joys and challenges of motherhood. Learn from inspirational speakers and enlightening workshops. Return feeling refreshed and invigorated. Contact Person: Joel Charnick at Joel@shalominstitute.com or Phone: (818) 889-5500 x113. Address: 34342 Mulholland Hwy., Malibu, CA 90265. Website: http://www.shalominstitute.com read less
    • Contact Email: joel@shalominstitute.com
    • Contact Phone: (818) 889-5500
    • Temple Beth Israel of Pomona: Family Shabbat Service

    • Date: Friday, March 9, 2018
    • Description: 2nd Friday of the month: 6:15PM; Join Rabbi Kupetz and Cantor Buch for a short, camp-like service with plenty of si ...read more2nd Friday of the month: 6:15PM; Join Rabbi Kupetz and Cantor Buch for a short, camp-like service with plenty of singing and participation followed by an Oneg Shabbat. Designed for children in grades K through 3 (all family and friends are welcome). Contact Person: Leah Zimmerman; Email: tbiprincipal@gmail.com; Phone: (909) 626-1277; Address: 3033 N. Towne Ave., Pomona, CA 91767; Website: http://tbipomona.org read less
    • Contact Email: tbiprincipal@gmail.com
    • Contact Phone: (909) 626-1277
    • The Open Temple Tot Shabbat

    • Date: Friday, March 9, 2018
    • Description: Second Friday of the month at 3:30pm. It runs from September through May for Newborn - 1st Grades. This year, it wil ...read moreSecond Friday of the month at 3:30pm. It runs from September through May for Newborn - 1st Grades. This year, it will be at our new Open Temple House, which is located at 1422 Electric Avenue in Venice, with the entrance on Milwood. There’s free street parking, or you can valet at the Electric Lodge for $5. It’s free, tho we love RSVPs to info@opentemple.org Led by a dynamic pied piper, our Tot Shabbat engages the youngest to Open their Temples along with their parents and caregivers. Music. Dance. Creative Play. Grape Juice. Challah. Yum! More information? Visit http://opentemple.org/happenings or email info@opentemple.org read less
    • Contact Email: info@opentemple.org
    • Skirball Family Sleepover The Animal Within

    • Date: Saturday, March 10, 2018
    • Description: Saturday, March 10, 6:00 p.m.–Sunday, March 11, 9:00 a.m.—sold out! Saturday, April 7, 6:00 p.m.–Sunday, Apri ...read moreSaturday, March 10, 6:00 p.m.–Sunday, March 11, 9:00 a.m.—sold out! Saturday, April 7, 6:00 p.m.–Sunday, April 8, 9:00 a.m.—just added! Discover your inner animal while spending the night aboard Noah’s Ark! Use a variety of repurposed materials to design an animal-themed accessory for your pajamas with guest artists iris yirei hu and laub. Then bring your animal to life by playing games, telling stories, and participating in loads of nighttime fun! A tasty dinner and light breakfast are included. read less
    • Chaverim Charmony for Teens and Adults with Special Needs

    • Date: Sunday, March 11, 2018
    • Description: Sunday, March 11, 2018 from 2:30-4:30pm. We will be holding our annual Chaverim in Charmony. This is a karaoke com ...read moreSunday, March 11, 2018 from 2:30-4:30pm. We will be holding our annual Chaverim in Charmony. This is a karaoke competition that is a combination of American Idol and karaoke where the audience votes on the next "rising star." If someone would like to participate, they must attend all rehearsals either in the Valley or the City. They should call for more information and any fees that are involved. Call Gerry Dicker - 818-464-3360. http://www.chaverimjfsla.org/ read less
    • Contact Phone: (818) 464-3377
    • Wilshire Boulevard Temple Camps Hess Kramer & Gindling Hilltop: 2018 Open Houses

    • Date: Sunday, March 11, 2018
    • Description: March 11, 2018 1:30-4:00pm, April 1, 2018 1:30-4:00pm, May 6, 2018 1:30-4:00pm. At our camp open houses we offer pr ...read moreMarch 11, 2018 1:30-4:00pm, April 1, 2018 1:30-4:00pm, May 6, 2018 1:30-4:00pm. At our camp open houses we offer prospective camper families and returning camp families the opportunity to see camp, ask questions, meet some staff, chat with the directors and of course eat some yummy camp snacks all in the warm friendly environment of our two beautiful camps. So come on out and join us for a casual afternoon in Malibu! Visit one or both of our camps to figure out which camp is best for you. To register visit us at https://www.wbtcamps.org/extra-pages/attend-an-open-house and if you have any additional questions email us at info@wbtcamps.org. Contact number: 213-835-2196, Address:11495 E. PCH Malibu CA 90265 read less
    • Contact Email: info@wbtcamps.org
    • Contact Phone: (213) 835-2196
    • OurSpace Byachad Aleph

    • Date: Sunday, March 11, 2018
    • Description: B’Yachad Alef Social Group for 8-13 yr. olds Monthly Sunday Dates for 2017-2018 from 2:30-4:30pm Sundays, March ...read moreB’Yachad Alef Social Group for 8-13 yr. olds Monthly Sunday Dates for 2017-2018 from 2:30-4:30pm Sundays, March 11, April 15, May 6, 2018 Temple Aliyah-6025 Valley Circle Blvd., Woodland Hills, CA 91367 OR Offsite Locations TBA read less
    • Friendship Circle LA: Let's Play School

    • Date: Tuesday, March 13, 2018
    • Description: Tuesdays, March 13, April 24, May 8, June 5, 2018 from 3:00pm-4:00pm. Five times a year, "My Backyard", ou ...read moreTuesdays, March 13, April 24, May 8, June 5, 2018 from 3:00pm-4:00pm. Five times a year, "My Backyard", our state-of-the-art inclusive playground, will host an exciting an event where children of all abilities can play side by side. Together, children with enjoy a Judaic themed craft, kosher snacks and a variety of sensory and stimulating exercises. For children ages 4-18 Volunteers of visiting elementary school classes. At Friendship Circle, 1952 S. Robertson Blvd. Together, children with enjoy a Judaic themed craft, kosher snacks and a variety of sensory and stimulating exercises. For children ages 4-18. Email: chanie@fcla.org; Address: 1952 S. Robertson Blvd., Los Angeles, CA; Website: http://fcla.org read less
    • Contact Email: chanie@fcla.org
    • Burbank Temple Emanu El Preschool Tours

    • Date: Wednesday, March 14, 2018
    • Description: ECC 2018 TOUR SCHEDULE March 14, April 11, May 16 & June 6, 2018 - Group Tours of the Early Childhood Center ...read moreECC 2018 TOUR SCHEDULE March 14, April 11, May 16 & June 6, 2018 - Group Tours of the Early Childhood Center are held once a month on Wednesdays at 10:00am. RSVP is not required. Enrolling your children in preschool is a wonderful way to enrich family life, and our Early Childhood Center provides opportunities for children’s growth and learning to a broad non-denominational community. While BTEE incorporates traditional Jewish values and celebrations, children from families of all backgrounds have been welcomed to participate in our preschool for over 40 years. Our preschool is open to children 2 to 5 years of age. Contact phone: 818-845-6601 Contact email: preschooldirector@btee.org website: www.ecc.btee.org read less
    • Contact Email: preschooldirector@btee.org
    • Contact Phone: (818) 845-6601
    • Friendship Circle LA: Teen Volunteer Orientation

    • Date: Thursday, March 15, 2018
    • Description: Volunteer Orientations: Thursdays: March 15, April 12, May 10, June 28, July 19th and August 23, 2018 8:00-9:00 PM ...read moreVolunteer Orientations: Thursdays: March 15, April 12, May 10, June 28, July 19th and August 23, 2018 8:00-9:00 PM Want to make a difference in the life of a child who has special needs? come to FCLA's orientations which prepare volunteers to both interact with a child who has special needs and choose the program that's best for them! Contact Rachel@fcla.org read less
    • Contact Email: rachel@fcla.org
    • Contact Phone: (310) 280-0955
    • Weizmann Day School Middle School Open House for 6-8th Grades

    • Date: Thursday, March 15, 2018
    • Description: Thursday, March 15th, 2018 at 10:30am a.m. Come see the school and meet the teachers and administration. See what ...read moreThursday, March 15th, 2018 at 10:30am a.m. Come see the school and meet the teachers and administration. See what Weizmann is all about! Private tours are available. Contact Person: Lisa Feldman Email: ljfeldmang@yahoo.com Phone: 323-931-1998 Address: 1434 N. Altadena Drive, Pasadena, CA CA Website: http://weizmann.net read less
    • Contact Email: admission@weizmann.net
    • Contact Phone: (626) 797-0204
    • Temple Aliyah Presents Every Third Shabbat: A Musical Shabbat Experience

    • Date: Friday, March 16, 2018
    • Description: Every Third Shabbat. A unique, creative and engaging musical Shabbat experience. Whether it is Jazz, Rock-n-Roll, I ...read moreEvery Third Shabbat. A unique, creative and engaging musical Shabbat experience. Whether it is Jazz, Rock-n-Roll, Israeli, African, or Bluegrass, these services, composed and arranged by our own Hazzan Stein, bring a new sound and energy to our ancient prayers. For more information, contact the Temple Aliyah Office at (818) 346-3545. Address: 6025 Valley Circle Blvd., Woodland Hills Website: http://templealiyah.org/everythirdshabbat read less
    • Contact Phone: (818) 346-3545
    • Westside JCC Friday Friends Parent & Me

    • Date: Friday, March 16, 2018
    • Description: Friday, March 16, April 20, June 8. 2018 from 9:30-10:30 a.m. for children under a year and 10:45-11:45 a.m. for c ...read moreFriday, March 16, April 20, June 8. 2018 from 9:30-10:30 a.m. for children under a year and 10:45-11:45 a.m. for children 12-18 months. Westside JCC Program Room. Bring your little one and join us for a FREE interactive, musical, creative class where you can connect with other adults, listen to guest speakers, create projects with your child and celebrate Shabbat! Next Friday Friends: Third Friday of the month. 9:30 a.m. for children under a year 10:45 a.m. for children 12-18 months Westside JCC in the Program Room Meet Deborah L. Kaplan, MAT, our Early Childhood Education Director here at Westside JCC. She has over 28 years of experience in Early Childhood Education and is a mother of two wonderful children. This month she will be introducing Bryan Wiedenheft (bottom left photo above) from Focus Health to remind us about important CPR, First Aid, and safety lessons. read less
    • Contact Email: dkaplan@westsidejcc.org
    • Contact Phone: (323) 938-2531
    • Leo Baeck Temple: Tot Shabbat

    • Date: Saturday, March 17, 2018
    • Description: Join us at Leo Baeck Temple on Saturday, March 17, April 14, May 19, and June 9, 2018 at 9:30 am for our wonderful T ...read moreJoin us at Leo Baeck Temple on Saturday, March 17, April 14, May 19, and June 9, 2018 at 9:30 am for our wonderful Tot Shabbat service for children ages 0 – 6 years old. It’s a beautiful way to welcome and explore Shabbat with your child – we will sing, listen to stories, make a craft project. . .and of course, we will have bagels! All are welcome—feel free to bring your friends. We look forward to sharing Shabbat with you! Contact Email: education@leobaecktemple.org Contact Phone: (310) 476-2861 read less
    • Contact Email: education@leobaecktemple.org
    • Contact Phone: (310) 476-2861
    • Conejo Valley Friendship Circle Presents: Gymnastics - Sky High!

    • Date: Sunday, March 18, 2018
    • Description: Sunday, March 18, April 15, 2018 from 11:00am - Noon. Run, jump, climb, bounce,… smile! It’s an exciting morning ...read moreSunday, March 18, April 15, 2018 from 11:00am - Noon. Run, jump, climb, bounce,… smile! It’s an exciting morning for our children as they enjoy a special reserved room to bounce around with glee. Children will enjoy the private trampoline court and foam pit at Jump Sky High's wonderful facility in Camarillo. The children will exercise key motor skills while learning to improve organizational behavior and sensory integration – and having a blast in the process! Experienced and qualified coaches will be on hand to guide the children. Teen volunteers will also be on hand to keep things spirited and well supervised. Reservation required. No fee. Volunteers arrive at 10.30am. For more information, please call (818) 865-2233 Jump Sky High 166 Aviador St, Camarillo, CA 93010 http://www.friendshipcircleca.org/calendar/ read less
    • Contact Phone: (818) 865-2233
    • Conejo Valley Friendship Circle Friendship Walk

    • Date: Sunday, March 18, 2018
    • Description: SUNDAY, MARCH 18, 2018. Join us for an afternoon of family fun and community solidarity as we walk hand-in-hand to ...read moreSUNDAY, MARCH 18, 2018. Join us for an afternoon of family fun and community solidarity as we walk hand-in-hand to benefit an organization that brings joy, cheer and respite to children with special needs and their families. Whether you sign on as a walker, a donor or both, your participation will help bring laughter and hope to some truly special children. PLEASE VISIT www.friendshipwalk.org to volunteer for this exciting annual event or for corporate sponsorship information, please call 818-865-2233. WALK WITH YOUR FEET AND HELP YOUR HEART read less
    • Conejo Valley Friendship Circle Presents: Hangin with Friends

    • Date: Sunday, March 18, 2018
    • Description: Sunday, March 18, April 15, May 6, June 10, 2018. The location and time vary from month to month. Details will be an ...read moreSunday, March 18, April 15, May 6, June 10, 2018. The location and time vary from month to month. Details will be anounced pior to each event. Please Contact us for further details. Following the Friendship Circle model of pairing individuals with special needs with typical volunteers for pastimes of friendship and recreation, Hang'n with Friends offers activities and modes of entertainment that are more age-appropriate for young adults. Scavenger hunts, community service projects, educational field trips, social outings, shopping sprees, gift and greeting-card campaigns for soldiers standing in the front lines in the defense of freedom - are some of the highlights of the Hang'n with Friends itinerary. Finally, adults with special needs are receiving the love, joy and friendship they too so desperately need and deserve. For adults with special needs ages 15+. (818) 865-2233. The location and time vary from month to month. Details will be announced prior to each event. Please Contact us for further details. Website: http://www.friendshipcircleca.org. read less
    • Contact Phone: (818) 865-2233
    • Malibu Jewish Center & Synagogue and Hand in Hand All Abilities Fair

    • Date: Sunday, March 18, 2018
    • Description: Sunday, March 18, 2018 from noon to 3:30pm. Run, Walk or Roll to Malibu's only all abilities Fair. A fun, famil ...read moreSunday, March 18, 2018 from noon to 3:30pm. Run, Walk or Roll to Malibu's only all abilities Fair. A fun, family- friendly day for people of all ages and abilities. Games, music, arts. petting zoo,resource tables and community service projects. Free admission and valet parking available. 24855 PCH, Malibu. 310-456-2178 read less
    • Contact Phone: (310) 456-2178
    • Starting the Conversation: LGBTQ+, Inclusion and Acceptance

    • Date: Wednesday, March 21, 2018
    • Description: Wednesday, March 21, 2018 from 7:00 PM 8:00 PM This session, to be held at Temple Menorah, will feature a panel th ...read moreWednesday, March 21, 2018 from 7:00 PM 8:00 PM This session, to be held at Temple Menorah, will feature a panel that addresses issues of gender identity and sexuality. Temple Menorah 1101 Camino Real Redondo Beach, CA, 90277 read less
    • Camp JCA Shalom Spring Camp

    • Date: Friday, March 23, 2018
    • Description: Friday, March 23 – Sunday, March 25, 2018. Get a taste of Summer camp over Spring Break. See old friends and meet ...read moreFriday, March 23 – Sunday, March 25, 2018. Get a taste of Summer camp over Spring Break. See old friends and meet new ones, cherish the memories of summer, and grab a taste of the summer to come! Enjoy the beautiful nature at Camp JCA Shalom with activities in our organic garden and farm, nature hikes, climbing wall and zip line, pioneer living and much more. For Children in grades 1st through 8th grades. $135 per child $95 per child – NEW CAMPER SPECIAL! $35 per CIT (counselor-in-training) Call Joel for more information 818-889-5500 or visit www.campjcashalom.com34342 Mulholland Hwy., Mailbu, CA 90265. http://www.campjcashalom.com. read less
    • Contact Email: joel@shalominstitute.com
    • Contact Phone: (818) 889-5500
    • Kol Tikvah Broadway Shabbat

    • Date: Friday, March 23, 2018
    • Description: Friday, March 23, 2018 at 6:30 pm Kol Tikvah Broadway Shabbat The show must go on – our Shabbat spotlight is on ...read moreFriday, March 23, 2018 at 6:30 pm Kol Tikvah Broadway Shabbat The show must go on – our Shabbat spotlight is on the favorite tunes of Broadway! No need to go to New York, just head for Woodland Hills for a musical taste of Hamilton, The Lion King, Chicago and more! All our seats are the best seats in the house at the cool shul. Meet our friendly Rabbi Becky Hoffman, the multi-talented Cantor Noa Shaashua, and featuring an amazing ensemble of musicians. Tap your foot, snap your fingers, and enjoy singing along. Open seating and free parking in the rear on Del Moreno Drive! Socializing, coffee, and sweet treats to follow. There is no charge for this event. Free parking in the rear on Del Moreno Drive. Held at Kol Tikvah, 20400 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills., 818-348-0670, www.koltikvah.org read less
    • Nachshon Family Shabbat Service

    • Date: Friday, March 23, 2018
    • Description: Friday, March 23, 2018 at 6:30pm Family and Friends Welcome Los Encinos Social Hall For more information contact ...read moreFriday, March 23, 2018 at 6:30pm Family and Friends Welcome Los Encinos Social Hall For more information contact (818) 789-7314 or OfficeNachshon@gmail.com Los Encinos Social Hall read less
    • Zimmer Passover Festival!

    • Date: Sunday, March 25, 2018
    • Description: Sunday, March 25, 2018 – Passover Festival (1-4pm) Join us for a frogtacular afternoon as we learn about Passover ...read moreSunday, March 25, 2018 – Passover Festival (1-4pm) Join us for a frogtacular afternoon as we learn about Passover and celebrate Spring! Create your own froggies in our art studio, and discover the many frogs hiding throughout the museum! read less
    • Shalom Institute's Passover Wacky Family Fun Day and Open House

    • Date: Sunday, March 25, 2018
    • Description: Sunday, March 25, 2018. 10:00 am - 2:30 pm (Camp tour at 9:30, Free for tours, must rsvp at campjcashalom.com) No p ...read moreSunday, March 25, 2018. 10:00 am - 2:30 pm (Camp tour at 9:30, Free for tours, must rsvp at campjcashalom.com) No pets. Description: Travel back in time to Biblical Egypt and relive the Exodus. Make Holiday crafts for your seder table. Ride the zip line across the Red Sea to Freedom. Bake matzah over an open fire. Enjoy the climbing wall, a moon bounce, pioneer living, camp tours and so much more! $10 per person for 7 years and older. 6 years old and younger are FREE. No Pets. For more information call 818-889-5500. Shalom Institute and Camp JCA Shalom is located at 34342 Mulholland Hwy. in Malibu 90265 www.shalominstitute.com. Contact Phone: (818) 889-5500 read less
    • Contact Phone: (818) 889-5500
    • Zimmer Children's Museum Spring Break Camp!

    • Date: Monday, March 26, 2018
    • Description: Week 1: March 26-30, 2018 Week 2: April 2-5, 2018 from 9am-3pm. Ages 3-8. Must be potty proficient Looking for a ...read moreWeek 1: March 26-30, 2018 Week 2: April 2-5, 2018 from 9am-3pm. Ages 3-8. Must be potty proficient Looking for a great way to keep you kids entertained during Spring Break? Camp Zimmer offers dynamic, engaging, and high-caliber arts education experiences with a focus on BIG IDEAS of creative expression, global citizenship, and social responsibility. Each day will incorporate Spring-tastic arts and crafts, upbeat music + movement. Register now here: https://www.zimmermuseum.org/camp_zimmer.html read less
    • Contact Email: dominic@zimmermuseum.org
    • Contact Phone: (323) 761-8910
    • Celebrate Passover with Camp Ramah!

    • Date: Friday, March 30, 2018
    • Description: March 30th – April 8th, 2018 We cordially invite you to Camp Ramah in California for a Passover of a lifetime. Un ...read moreMarch 30th – April 8th, 2018 We cordially invite you to Camp Ramah in California for a Passover of a lifetime. Unplug and leave the holiday preparations to us while you relax in the green hills of the Ojai Valley. Passover at Camp Ramah is an incredible experience conducive to friendship, spirituality, study, nature, relaxation and recreation…stimulating your mind, body, spirit and taste buds! Your Passover experience promises to be leisurely, fun and educational as you play and learn with our many distinguished guests while enjoying three gourmet meals a day and a variety of snacks. LEARN: Stimulating study, discussion and fun with several visiting scholars and distinguished professionals in arts, education, drama, comedy, politics and sports. Opportunities for formal learning geared toward adults as well as fun and educational family programming. Special daily activities and programs for children of all ages supervised by experienced and dedicated staff. RELAX: On-site, massage therapist, yoga, tai chi, kosher wine tasting, nature walks, star gazing and organic gardening. PLAY: Swimming, volleyball, tennis, basketball, baseball, Israeli dance and state of the art ropes course. Evening activities will include movie night at the pool, campfire, magic show, top chef challenge, karaoke, talent show, bingo, off property excursions* and much more! WORSHIP: The option to participate in traditional, creative and /or semi-private sederim, 3 daily services – Egalitarian Minyan and Mechitza Minyan (numbers permitting), Shabbat/Holiday Junior Congregation for children ages 6-12 and Tot Shabbat for children 5 and under. Flexible stay options are available: Full Encampment**OUR BEST VALUE 1st Half Encampment 2nd Half encampment Shabbat Encampment Scholars in Residence: Past scholars have included Rabbi Gordon Tucker, Rabbi Danny Nevins, Dr. Lynette Nusbacher (Military Historian), David Moss (Israeli artist), Rabbi Elliot Dorff and Rabbi Sherre Hirsh. Check back for the 2017 line-up. How is Passover at Ramah different from other Passover vacations? Our private site in beautiful Ojai Valley encourages a relaxing experience apart from the hustle and bustle of other Pesach destinations. Passover Camp guests enjoy exclusive use of the entire camp property and facilities supported by our exceptional and highly trained staff. Our community sederim are let by our Rabbinical faculty. A limited number of semi-private sederim are available on the first night of Passover and participants may choose either a creative or traditional seder the second night. Our food is the BEST. Three gourmet meals and snacks are prepared for all guests each day. Enjoy being pampered and served. We have dedicated professional staff to ensure the greatest Passover Vacation you have ever had. Josh and Yirat Horwatt – Passover Program Coordinator Teri Naftalin – Passover Hospitality Coordinator Please spread the word to your family and friends about this awesome opportunity to be together at Camp Ramah. Please contact Teri Naftalin teri@ramah.org for more information or reservation inquiries. Thank you for registering! We are so excited to welcome you to Ojai! https://ramah.org/product/passover-camp-registration/ read less
    • Contact Email: teri@ramah.org
    • Brandeis-Bardin Campus of American Jewish University

    • Date: Friday, March 30, 2018
    • Description: March 30 – April 2, 2018. This year, leave the cooking and cleaning to Brandeis in Simi Valley and join them for ...read moreMarch 30 – April 2, 2018. This year, leave the cooking and cleaning to Brandeis in Simi Valley and join them for Passover! They would love to spend the first few days of the holiday with you, complete with two scrumptious (kosher) Seders, lots of open activities on our 2,700 acre campus, ample housing options for family and friends, and more. It is going to be a fun, relaxing weekend! Questions? Email passovercamp@aju.edu. http://aju.edu/passoveratbrandeis read less
    • Contact Email: passovercamp@aju.edu