San Diego Jewish Community Calendar

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Feb 18, 2019
Presidents' Day
Dec

17 2018

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Feb

28 2019

Jews of Color: a Renaissance

6:30PM - 8:00PM  

Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center
4126 Executive Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037

Jews of Color: a Renaissance is the latest project by Scattered Among the Nations. The project features 10 large canv…

Jan

30 2019

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Feb

3 2019

Moon Over Buffalo at North Coast Repertory Theatre

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

North Coast Repertory Theatre
987 Lomas Santa Fe Drive, Suite D
Solana Beach, CA 92075

WHAT: NORTH COAST REPERTORY THEATRE presents MOON OVER BUFFALO
By Ken Ludwig and Directed by Matthew Wiener

CAST: …

Feb

1 2019

Jewish Federation of San Diego County is proud to announce the return of our Breakfast Club! Details to come!

“C…

Feb

1 2019

Shabbat Celebration (musical service and dinner)

5:45PM - 8:00PM  

North University City Location

San Diego, CA 92122

San Diego Outreach Synagogue (SDOS), a new independent Jewish congregation, led by Cantor
Cheri Weiss and the Outreac…

Feb

1 2019


First Friday Fiesta Shabbat

Join us for an Erev Shabbat service, followed by a Mexican Fiesta progressive dinner. E…

Feb

1 2019

Hermitage Piano Trio at ArtPower at UC San Diego

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

UC San Diego Music Department's Conrad Prebys Concert Hall

Descending from the great Russian musical tradition, the Hermitage Piano Trio is distinguished by its exuberant music…

Feb

3 2019

Dan Zanes and Friends in Concert

11:00AM - 1:00PM  

Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center
4126 Executive Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037

Known as the crown prince of contemporary kids’ music, Grammy Award-winning musician Dan Zanes and Friends perform …

Feb

4 2019

LATE COMPANY at NORTH COAST REPERTORY THEATRE

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

North Coast Repertory Thetare
987 Lomas Santa Fe Drive
Solana Beach, CA 92075

CAST: Arthur Hanket, Roxane Carrasco, Holly Rone, Jason Maddy, Christopher Payne and Phillip Korth. Directed by Andre…

Feb

5 2019

JCF Making the Most of Your Investments

8:30AM - 1:30PM  

Jewish Community Foundation
Joseph and Lenka Finci Jewish Community Building
4950 Murphy Canyon Road
San Diego, CA 92123

The Jewish Community Foundation donor education event Making the Most of Your Investments

Feb

5 2019

OPTIONS Table Captain Event

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

TBD

OPTIONS Table Captain Event

Feb

5 2019

Leyla McCalla at ArtPower at UC San Diego

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

The Loft at UC San Diego

A former member of the Carolina Chocolate Drops, multi-instrumentalist Leyla McCalla ventured out on a solo career to…

Feb

6 2019

JCC Board Meeting

12:00PM - 1:30PM  

Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center Board of Directors Meeting

Feb

6 2019

49,172: The Rescue of Bulgaria's Jews - with Atanas Kolev

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

UC San Diego Library
Geisel Library
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92093

Screening of a documentary film on the extraordinary rescue of Bulgaria's Jewish minority followed by a discussion…

Feb

6 2019

Brews & Gulls


Meet us starting at 5pm at Bay City Brewing for a pregame to the San Diego Gulls and Ontario Reign Ho…

Feb

6 2019

Chavurah Larning Space: Kindness!

6:30PM - 8:30PM  

Jewish Federation of San Diego County
4950 Murphy Canyon Rd
Jewish Community Building
San Diego, CA

From the creators behind Torah on Tap...

Presenting NextGen's Chavurah Learning Space. A fun and engaging group disc…

Feb

6 2019

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Feb

10 2019

Moon Over Buffalo at North Coast Repertory Theatre

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

North Coast Repertory Theatre
987 Lomas Santa Fe Drive, Suite D
Solana Beach, CA 92075

WHAT: NORTH COAST REPERTORY THEATRE presents MOON OVER BUFFALO
By Ken Ludwig and Directed by Matthew Wiener

CAST: …

Feb

7 2019

CJC Board Meeting

12:00PM - 1:30PM  

San Diego Center for Jewish Culture Board of Directors Meeting

Feb

7 2019

Reform Responsa: Rabbinic Answers to Contemporary Questions

12:00PM - 1:00PM  

Congregation Beth Israel of San Diego
9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122

Are flags permitted on the bimah? May a synagogue accept a donation from a criminal? Does the Jewish tradition permit…

Feb

7 2019

LOCATIONS CLAIREMONT READING CINEMAS 14 THE READING CINEMAS 14 AT CLAIREMONT FILM PRESENTATIONS, In memory of JOY…

Feb

8 2019

Shabbat Celebration (musical service and dinner)

12:00AM  

North University City Location

San Diego, CA 92122

San Diego Outreach Synagogue (SDOS), a new independent Jewish congregation, led by Cantor
Cheri Weiss and the Outreac…

Feb

8 2019

ADL Executive Committee Meeting

12:00PM - 1:30PM  

ADL Conference Room

ADL Executive Committee Meeting

Feb

10 2019

First Taste of Torah

9:15AM - 10:45AM  

Ner Tamid Synagogue
12348 Casa Avenida
Poway, CA 92064

Monthly program for preschoolers age 3-5 to learn Torah through singing and activities. Free to all, including non-members

Feb

10 2019

Jewish Teen Foundation (JTF) North County Meeting

4:30PM - 8:00PM  

Leichtag Foundation

The Jewish Teen Foundation (JTF) is a diverse group of Jewish high school teens from San Diego County who are committ…

Feb

11 2019

In the Name of Humanity - Lecture & Book Signing

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Chabad of Downtown
308 G Street
San Diego, CA 92101

First time in San Diego!
Journalist, filmmaker, author and Holocaust historian, Max Wallace will speak in Downtown Sa…

Feb

12 2019

Women's Philanthropy Leadership Class

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Jewish Federation of San Diego
4950 Murphy Canyon Rd. - Foster Board Room
San Diego, CA 92123

Women's Philanthropy Leadership Class

Feb

12 2019

Trailblazing vocalist and guitarist Msaki creates a sound that combines soulful folk, Xhosa lyrics, and African polyr…

Feb

13 2019

JCF Making the Most of Your Fund

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Community Foundation
Joseph and Lenka Finci Jewish Community Building - Foster Board Room
San Diego, CA 92123

The Jewish Community Foundation donor education event Making the Most of Your Fund

Feb

17 2019

Jewish Teen Foundation (JTF) Central San Diego Meeting

4:30PM - 8:00PM  

Jewish Community Foundation

The Jewish Teen Foundation (JTF) is a diverse group of Jewish high school teens from San Diego County who are committ…

Feb

17 2019

Roy Horowitz – One Man Show – An evening of Israeli Theater [in Hebrew]

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

AMN Healthcare
12400 High Bluff Dr
San Diego, CA 92130

Israel is celebrating over 70 years of incredible theatre. Roy Horovitz, a professional actor and past visiting…

Feb

19 2019

Tio Chorinho: A Tribute to Jacob do Bandolim

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center
David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre
4126 Executive Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 8pm David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre Lawrence Family JCC Assigned Seating…

Feb

20 2019

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Feb

24 2019

Artist in Residence

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Tifereth Israel Synagogue
6660 Cowles Mountain Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92119

Mordechai Rosenstein will be our guest for multiple events throughout his time with us.

Feb

20 2019

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Feb

24 2019

Gabriel at North Coast Repertory Theatre

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

North Coast Repertory Theatre
987 Lomas Santa Fe Drive, Suite D
Solana Beach, CA 92075

It is 1943 in the wind-swept Nazi-occupied Isle of Guernsey. A mysterious, handsome man washes ashore and four Britis…

Feb

21 2019

Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning

10:00AM - 12:15PM  

Lawrence Family JCC

September 6, 13, 20, 27; October 11, 18, 25; November 1, 8, 29; December 6, 13, 2018; January 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; February 21, 28;…

Feb

21 2019

Adult Evening Book Club

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Congregation Beth Israel of San Diego
9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122

Sept. 27: The Weight of Ink by Rachel Kadish; An historical novel (600 pages) to be read over the summer. Presenter:…

Feb

21 2019

Nellie McKay in Concert: The Big Molinksy— Considering Joan Rivers

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center
4126 Executive Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037

Nellie McKay exploded onto the music scene in 2003 with her eclectic showstopper, Get Away from Me (are you listening…

Feb

22 2019

Bible Players

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

Tifereth Israel Synagogue
6660 Cowles Mountain Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92119

Shabbat programming, an adult event on Saturday evening, and more!

Feb

22 2019

"Wooden Wars" - a multilingual play

7:00PM - 9:30PM  

In Royter's Kitchen
9265 Activity Rd # 105
San Diego, CA 92126

“Wooden Wars” is a video-recorded theater piece which uses symbolic artifacts-- wooden crosses and wooden figurin…

Feb

22 2019

Manual Cinema at ArtPower at UC San Diego

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

Mandeville Auditorium, UC San Diego

No Blue Memories: The Life of Gwendolyn Brooks brings to life the story of one of Chicago’s most beloved figures. B…

Feb

23 2019

Bible Players

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

Tifereth Israel Synagogue
6660 Cowles Mountain Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92119

Shabbat programming, an adult event on Saturday evening, and more!

Feb

23 2019

SDJA Gala

6:00PM - 11:55PM  

More details to come.

Feb

24 2019

OPTIONS

11:00AM - 2:00PM  

Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
10950 N. Torrey Pines Road
La Mesa, CA 92037

The largest gathering of Jewish women in San Diego!

Feb

24 2019

Bible Players

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

Tifereth Israel Synagogue
6660 Cowles Mountain Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92119

Shabbat programming, an adult event on Saturday evening, and more!

Feb

24 2019

A Night for SCY

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

tbd

san diego, CA

A Night for SCY annual fun event and fundraiser for SCY High.

Feb

25 2019

An Evening of Language and Laughter with Richard Lederer at North Coast Rep

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

North Coast Repertory Theatre
987 Lomas Santa Fe Drive, Suite D
Solana Beach, CA 92075

North Coast Repertory Theatre presents Richard Lederer’s An Evening of Language and Laughter. After his sold-out pe…

Feb

26 2019

Habib Koité & Bassekou Kouyate at ArtPower at UC San Diego

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

Price Center East Ballroom, UC San Diego

One of Africa’s most recognized musicians, Mali’s pop icon Habib Koité has a deep and varied musical vocabulary,…

Feb

27 2019

Details forthcoming

Feb

27 2019

StandWithUs San Diego Lunch and Learn with Sebastian Parra

12:00PM - 1:30PM  

Jewish Federation of San Diego County
Foster Board Room
4950 Murphy Canyon Rd
San Diego, CA 92123

Twice a year, StandWithUs San Diego hosts a stimulating Lunch & Learn Lecture, where professionals can gather during…

Feb

27 2019

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Mar

3 2019

Gabriel at North Coast Repertory Theatre

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

North Coast Repertory Theatre
987 Lomas Santa Fe Drive, Suite D
Solana Beach, CA 92075

It is 1943 in the wind-swept Nazi-occupied Isle of Guernsey. A mysterious, handsome man washes ashore and four Britis…

Feb

28 2019

Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning

10:00AM - 12:15PM  

Lawrence Family JCC

September 6, 13, 20, 27; October 11, 18, 25; November 1, 8, 29; December 6, 13, 2018; January 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; February 21, 28;…

Feb

28 2019

Women's Voices in the Talmud with Dr. Judith Hauptman

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center
4126 Executive Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037

In general, only men issue halachic statements in the Talmud. But women appear often in anecdotes, and a close readin…

Feb

28 2019

The Moral Obligation to Speak Out in the Face of Wrongdoing

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center
4126 Executive Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037

With Dr. Judith Hauptman
This presentation is based on a discussion in Bavli Shabbat, which takes up the question of …

Feb

28 2019

Ephrat Asherie Dance at ArtPower at UC San Diego

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

Mandeville Auditorium, UC San Diego

Dedicated to revealing and exploring the inherent complexities of street and social dance forms, Ephrat Asherie Dance…