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    • Noah's Ark at the Skirball

    • Location: City;Valleys
    • Address: 2701 Sepulveda Blvd. Los Angeles, CA, 90049
    • Age Group: All
    • Date: Thursday, March 31, 2022
    • Contact Email: [email protected]
    • Contact Phone: (310) 440-4500
    • Description: Welcome back to Noah’s Ark at the Skirball! This award-winning children's and family destination invites visi ...read moreWelcome back to Noah’s Ark at the Skirball! This award-winning children's and family destination invites visitors of all generations to play, climb, build, explore, make-believe, and make friends—all while exploring an eight-thousand-square-foot wooden ark, filled to the rafters with whimsical animals and new storm clouds that will spark your senses. Share in a timeless story—and together envision a better world. Imagine yourself immersed in a favorite childhood tale, which has parallels in cultures all over the world. Conduct a storm, help construct the Ark, and bask in the glow of a beautiful rainbow. Mingle with hundreds of fancifully handcrafted animals—from cuddly companions to life-sized puppets—all crafted from recycled materials and everyday objects, including baseball mitts, mop heads, and rearview mirrors. After your hour aboard the Ark, experience surprise interactions and drop-in activities outdoors. Meet a puppet or two, hear a story in the amphitheater, explore outdoor pathways, or create a take-home art project. read less
    • Skirball Cultural Center Exhibit: “I’ll Have What She’s Having”: The Jewish Deli

    • Address: 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd. Los Angeles, CA, 90049
    • Date: Saturday, July 2, 2022
    • Description: April 14–September 4, 2022 - Ninety-minute time slots More than a place to get a meal, the Jewish deli is a commu ...read moreApril 14–September 4, 2022 - Ninety-minute time slots More than a place to get a meal, the Jewish deli is a community forged in food. The exhibition “I’ll Have What She’s Having”: The Jewish Deli explores how Jewish immigrants, mostly from Central and Eastern Europe, imported and adapted traditions to create a uniquely American restaurant. Get a taste of deli history through neon signs, menus, advertisements, uniforms, photographs, and clips of deli on the big and little screen. Plus, participate in fun photo ops and interactives to spark and share your own deli memories. Watch for a special focus on some of your favorite LA establishments! read less
    • Skirball Story Time in the Amphitheater

    • Address: 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd. Los Angeles, CA, 90049
    • Date: Saturday, July 2, 2022
    • Description: Thursday–Friday, 1:00 and 4:00 pm Saturday–Sunday, 11:00 am, 2:00, and 4:00 pm Join us for interactive Story T ...read moreThursday–Friday, 1:00 and 4:00 pm Saturday–Sunday, 11:00 am, 2:00, and 4:00 pm Join us for interactive Story Time in the outdoor Ziegler Amphitheater to hear flood tales from around the world. Through vibrant storytelling and participatory elements like movement and call-and-response, your little ones’ imaginations will run wild as they become part of the story. Stories include “The Tree of Life,” inspired by South American folklore of the Chorote people; “Yu the Great,” inspired by Chinese folklore; “Muskrat and the Mud,” inspired by Native American folklore of the Lenape tribe; and “The Girl and the Water Pot,” inspired by Central African folklore of the Kwaya people. read less
    • Temple Menorah Say Shalom to Summer Shabbat

    • Location: Redondo Beach
    • Address: 1101 Camino Real Redondo Beach, CA, 90277
    • Date: Friday, July 8, 2022
    • Description: Friday, July 8, at 6:30 pm - Shabbat in the Park Thursday, July 21st, at 11 am. - Challah Baking at Menorah Friday ...read moreFriday, July 8, at 6:30 pm - Shabbat in the Park Thursday, July 21st, at 11 am. - Challah Baking at Menorah Friday, August 5th at 6:30 pm - Shabbat on the Beach Saturday, August 6th at 8 pm.- Community Tisha b'Av ritual with CNT Friday, August 26th at 6:30 pm - Baruch and BBQ read less
    • The Jewish Federation Community Service Days

    • Date: Sunday, July 10, 2022
    • Contact Email: [email protected]
    • Description: July 10, 2022 August 14, 2022 September 11, 2022 October 2, 2022 November 6, 2022 December 4, 2022 Mark your ...read moreJuly 10, 2022 August 14, 2022 September 11, 2022 October 2, 2022 November 6, 2022 December 4, 2022 Mark your calendars now because the Federation’s Community Service Days are back! We’re ready to roll up our sleeves with our partners at Repair the World LA to make a positive impact on our community. We are committed to creating meaningful service opportunities while tackling pressing local needs in our community. Sign up here to ensure you get the latest information about opportunities on each of the dates above as they approach. If you have any questions about volunteering, please email [email protected]. We can’t wait to volunteer with you! read less
    • Shomrei Torah Ice Cream Social

    • Location: West Valley;West Hills
    • Address: 7353 Valley Circle Blvd West Hills, CA, 91304
    • Date: Sunday, July 24, 2022
    • Description: Sun Jul 24, 2022, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm Cool off from the summer heat with a sweet treat! This is a free, community-w ...read moreSun Jul 24, 2022, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm Cool off from the summer heat with a sweet treat! This is a free, community-wide event for the entire congregation, so bring your kids, grandkids, and friends. RSVP requested. read less
    • Skirball Protest Banner Workshops

    • Address: 2701 Sepulveda Los Angeles, CA, 90049
    • Date: Sunday, July 24, 2022
    • Description: Select Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays, 12:30–3:30 pm July 24, August 18, September 3 Learn a skill to ampli ...read moreSelect Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays, 12:30–3:30 pm July 24, August 18, September 3 Learn a skill to amplify your voice for good during an all-ages protest banner–making workshop! Part of artist Aram Han Sifuentes's ongoing project Protest Banner Lending Library, this afternoon program includes a curator spotlight talk, a slogan development activity, and instruction and materials to create a no-sew fabric banner appliquéd with your own meaningful message. Program details: 12:30–1:00 pm—Gallery spotlight talk within the exhibition Talking Back to Power: Projects by Aram Han Sifuentes, led by curator Laura Mart 1:00–3:00 pm—Slogan development and banner making on the outdoor Gottschalk Terrace 3:00–3:30 pm—Open gallery exploration of Talking Back to Power, The Jewish Deli, and Visions and Values Participants will have the option to keep their banner or donate it to the Protest Banner Lending Library within Talking Back to Power for others to check out and use during marches, classes, and performances. read less
    • Sharsheret West Coast Dash Family Fun Run

    • Address: Dockweiler Beach Playa Del Rey,
    • Date: Sunday, September 18, 2022
    • Description: On Sunday, September 18, 2022, Sharsheret will gather on Dockweiler Beach for our First Annual West Coast Dash in su ...read moreOn Sunday, September 18, 2022, Sharsheret will gather on Dockweiler Beach for our First Annual West Coast Dash in support of our breast and ovarian cancer work. Our run/walk will include a 5K, 10K, Family Fun Race, and Event Festival. All ages, abilities, and strollers are welcome. Race Start Times 5K/10K Races – 8 am Family Fun Race – 9:15 am Event Festival – Throughout the morning read less
    • PJ Library Musical Virtual Offerings

    • Description: Musical Virtual offerings at 4:00 every Thursday in October can be found on our PJ Library in Los Angeles Facebook P ...read moreMusical Virtual offerings at 4:00 every Thursday in October can be found on our PJ Library in Los Angeles Facebook Page. FRIDAY, October 8 — Little Free Library PJ Library will drop off books to several Little Free Library locations in the Valley. THURSDAY, October 14 — The Beatbuds Social-Media Takeover All Day — Join the The Beatbuds, for an exciting day of music as they take over our social media pages. SUNDAY, October 17 — Playing with PJ Puppets 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm — Turn your favorite PJ Library book character into a puppet! We'll use repurposed materials to build, play, and animate our handmade PJ puppets. Sign up today for supply list and Zoom link to attend. For more information contact Michael at [email protected]. THURSDAY, October 21— Mostly Kosher Social-Media Takeover All Day — One of LA’s most popular Klezmer music bands, Mostly Kosher, are taking over our social media for the day. Get your dancing shoes ready for a fun, musical day. FRIDAY, October 22 — Little Free Library PJ Library will drop off books to several Little Free Library locations in the City. THURSDAY, October 28 — Jason Mesches Social Media Takeover All Day — One of our favorite LA songleaders, Jason Mesches, will take over our social media for the day. Get ready for lots of fun singing and dancing with Jason. read less
    • Truvie

    • Description: What is Truvie? Truvie is fun, hands-on, online Jewish learning that lets kids learn what they want, when they want ...read moreWhat is Truvie? Truvie is fun, hands-on, online Jewish learning that lets kids learn what they want, when they want, how they want. You can design your own Jewish learning adventure by choosing from an array of classes taught by some of the best Jewish educators from around the globe. Truvie is an online platform that enhances and complements Jewish education for children across the globe. Truvie classes are live, usually meet once a week for about 3 weeks, and last about 45-75 minutes. Who is Truvie for? We welcome learners who identify as Jewish from a variety of backgrounds, beliefs, and locations. Not sure if that applies to you? You can claim Jewish identity if: your relatives are Jewish – a parent or two – or if you are considering joining the Jewish faith. In general, Jewish faith is founded on the Torah, The 5 Books of Moses, and the generations of life and commentary that followed. If your primary interest is not Judaism, Truvie might not be the right fit for you – our teachers experts in Jewish learning. Who teaches on Truvie? Truvie teachers are some of the best Jewish educators from around the world. They have deep Jewish content knowledge and are experts in storytelling, drama, art, or video editing. They are passionate about creating fun, hands-on Jewish learning experiences. How do I get started? Find a class that sparks your curiosity. Create your custom Truvie profile. Begin your Jewish learning adventure. How much does Truvie cost? During the introductory period, all classes are $12 per class session. Is financial assistance available? Yes! We believe in Jewish education for all people who want to learn, and we know that it’s not always economically feasible. If you need scholarship help, please let us know by clicking here. Is Truvie safe? All our teachers are vetted by The Jewish Education Project and background checked. read less