San Diego Jewish Community Calendar

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May 2, 2019
Yom HaShoah
May 8, 2019
Yom HaZikaron
May 9, 2019
Yom HaAtzma'ut
May 23, 2019
Lag B'Omer
May 27, 2019
Memorial Day
May

1 2019

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May

5 2019

All in the Timing at North Coast Rep

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Nancy Richards
987 Lomas Santa Fe Dr. Suite D
Solana Beach, CA 92075

Award-winning playwright David Ives, described by The New York Times as “wizardly, magical, funny, and original,”…

May

2 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;…

May

2 2019

LORI'S CHALLAH BAKE

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Chabad of San Diego County
10785 Pomerado Road
San Diego, CA 92131

Lori's Challah Bake Let us gather with pride and strength in memory of Lori Kaye, who was murdered this past…

May

4 2019

Clairemont Garden Tour

10:00AM - 4:00PM  

23rd Annual Clairemont Landscape and Garden Tour! Tour a curated selection of amazing properties that will inspire an…

May

4 2019

Temple Emanu-El Annual Spring Gala

5:00PM - 10:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El of San Diego
6299 Capri Drive
San Diego, CA 92120

Join us for our most important fundraiser of the year. There will be a silent auction, live auction, opportunity draw…

May

4 2019

YAAANA’S 2nd Anniversary Celebration

7:00PM - 11:00PM  

Private residence in Del Mar (address available upon RSVP)

Dear Yiddish Enthusiast,
The Yiddish Arts and Academics Association of North America (YAAANA) is turning 2! We would …

May

5 2019

Dedication of Holocaust Art Installation

10:00AM - 2:00PM  

JFS-JOAN & IRWIN JACOBS CAMPUS, Turk Family Center,
8804 Balboa Ave
San Diego, CA 92123

Holocaust Art Installation and brunch

May

5 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…

May

5 2019

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May

6 2019

Tifereth Israel Annual Gala: Honoring Seth Krosner and Phil Johnson

5:30PM - 9:00PM  

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

Our annual gala will honor Dr. Seth Krosner and Phil Johnson for their support and dedication to Tifereth Israel Syna…

May

6 2019

John Denver Tribute at North Coast Repertory Theatre

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

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

Jim Curry, returns to North Coast Repertory Theatre to perform the music of the late John Denver. The music “is lik…

May

7 2019

Invitation for Yom HaZikaron - Live-Stream Ceremony

9:30AM - 12:00PM  

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

Join tens of thousands of others around the globe in experiencing a tremendously meaningful and impactful ceremony.…

May

7 2019

Lunafest

6:30PM - 9:00PM  

Carlsbad Library
1775 Dove
Carlsbad , CA 92011

Lunafest is a film festival connecting women, their stories, and their causes through film. The festival is…

May

7 2019

Yom HaZikaron 2019 Event

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center
JACOBS FAMILY CAMPUS
4126 Executive Drive
La Jolla, CA

Yom HaZikaron event (Israel's Memorial Day)

May

7 2019

John Denver Tribute at North Coast Repertory Theatre

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

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

Jim Curry, returns to North Coast Repertory Theatre to perform the music of the late John Denver. The music “is lik…

May

8 2019

Community Partnership Advisory Committee Meeting

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Federation Building - Galinson Board Room
4950 Murphy Canyon Road
Suite 100
San Diego, CA 92123

CP Advisory Committee meeting.

May

8 2019

I am Lubo: A Hidden Life - with Lou Pechi

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

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

In this presentation the Croatian-born Holocaust survivor and San Diego resident Louis "Lubo" Pechi shares his…

May

9 2019

Holocaust Survivor Rose Schindler Speaks at SDSU

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Bonnie Harris
1021 Buena Vista Ave
Spring Valley, CA 91977

Holocaust Survivor, Rose Schindler, will be our Guest Speaker sharing her life experiences during WWII on Thursday Ma…

May

9 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;…

May

9 2019

The Jewish Women's Foundation will be holding their annual meeting and luncheon.

May

9 2019

Women's Philanthropy Leadership Class

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

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

Women's Philanthropy Leadership Class

May

9 2019

Dahlak Brathwaite at ArtPower at UC San Diego

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

Price Center East Ballroom, UC San Diego

A young African American man is stopped by the police without clear cause. Again and again and again. The tenth stop …

May

11 2019

1776 Presented by JCompany Youth Theatre

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

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

It's the summer of 1776, and the nation is ready to declare independence... if only our founding fathers can agree to…

May

12 2019

1776 Presented by JCompany Youth Theatre

1:00PM - 3:00PM  

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

It's the summer of 1776, and the nation is ready to declare independence... if only our founding fathers can agree to…

May

12 2019

1776 Presented by JCompany Youth Theatre

4:30PM - 6:30PM  

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

It's the summer of 1776, and the nation is ready to declare independence... if only our founding fathers can agree to…

May

14 2019

JFS Board of Directors Meeting

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Family Service
8804 Balboa Ave
San Diego, CA 92123

JFS Board of Directors Meeting

May

14 2019

AIPAC San Diego Club Member Event

May

14 2019

Women's Philanthropy Leadership Institute Class

6:00PM - 8:30PM  

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

Women's Philanthropy Leadership Institute Class

May

14 2019

ADL Board Meeting

6:30PM - 8:00PM  

ADL Board meeting

May

15 2019

Hazamir Jewish Teen Choir, Auditions

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

San Diego Jewish Academy
11860 Carmel Creek Rd
San Diego , CA 92130

We are hosting auditions for the new chapter of HaZamir in San Diego. Auditions will be held on May 15th at 6 p.m.…

May

15 2019

Dorrance Dance at ArtPower at UC San Diego

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

Mandeville Auditorium, UC San Diego

A collaboration between "one of the most imaginative tap choreographers working today," (New Yorker) Michelle Dorranc…

May

15 2019

ISRAEL STORY, LIVE!

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

Mindy Shipon
Lawrence Family JCC | Jacobs Family Campus
4126 Executive Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037

Israel’s leading podcast blends live storytelling and surprising multimedia, introducing us to a different Israel, …

May

15 2019

Israel Story Podcast – Live

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

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

Israel is a nation of storytellers, but most of the stories are far more “micro” than the “macro” newscycle n…

May

16 2019

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May

19 2019

She Kills Monsters at North Coast Rep Theatre School
 

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

May 16-19, 2019 Performances:

  • May 16 & 17 - 6PM
  • May 18 - 2PM & 6PM
  • May 19 - 2PM

Strong Language, Mild Adul…

May

16 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;…

May

16 2019

Jewish Federation Board Meeting

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Federation Community Building - Foster Board Room
4950 Murphy Canyon Road
San Diego, CA 92123

Jewish Federation Board Meeting

Jewish Federation Board of Directors Meeting
Working lunch: Glatt Kosher

May

16 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:…

May

18 2019

1776 Presented by JCompany Youth Theatre

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

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

It's the summer of 1776, and the nation is ready to declare independence... if only our founding fathers can agree to…

May

19 2019

Walk against hate

12:20PM - 2:20PM  

The 2nd annual ADL Walk Against Hate

May

19 2019

1776 Presented by JCompany Youth Theatre

1:00PM - 3:00PM  

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

It's the summer of 1776, and the nation is ready to declare independence... if only our founding fathers can agree to…

May

19 2019

An Afternoon of Jewish Music with the San Diego Jewish Men's Choir

2:30PM - 3:30PM  

First United Methodist Church of Escondido, CA
341 S. Kalmia St, Escondido, CA 92025
Escondido, CA 92025

Come and join the award-winning San Diego Jewish Men's Choir in an uplifting afternoon of Jewish music. The concert w…

May

19 2019

HOST AN ISRAELI TEEN INFORMATIONAL SESSION!

4:00PM - 5:30PM  

Lawrence Family JCC
4126 Executive Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037

Shinshinim are high-school graduates who choose to defer their military service for a year of service abroad. They…

May

19 2019

1776 Presented by JCompany Youth Theatre

4:30PM - 6:30PM  

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

It's the summer of 1776, and the nation is ready to declare independence... if only our founding fathers can agree to…

May

21 2019

Breakfast Club: Aging with Dignity and Purpose

8:30AM - 10:00AM  

Jewish Federation Community Building
4950 Murphy Canyon Road
San Diego, CA 92123

Please join us for a fulfilling and informative morning of connection and conversation as we discuss supporting our l…

May

22 2019

Lag B'Omer

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

Mindy Shipon
4126 Executive Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037

Between Passover and Shavuot, Jewish communities around the world dedicate a day to OUTDOOR FUN including picnics, ga…

May

23 2019

Torah High's Annual Musical

5:45PM - 9:00PM  

David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre at the JCC
4126 Executive Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037

Torah High students perform their annual musical - for women and girls only.

May

26 2019

Jewish Cemetery Consecration Garden of Eden

10:30AM - 12:30PM  

El Camino Memorial Parl
5600 Carroll Canyon Rd
San Diego, CA 92116

It is an extraordinary rare opportunity to experience the dedication of a Jewish cemetery. A rare opportunity for…

May

26 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…

May

27 2019

Federation Building Closed for Memorial Day Holiday.

May

27 2019

56th Anniversary School Fundraising Gala

May

28 2019

Torah High Graduation

6:30PM - 8:30PM  

Torah High School of San Diego
9001 Towne Centre Drive
David & Dorothea Garfield Social Hall
SAN DIEGO, CA 92122-1222

The administration and faculty of Torah High School of San Diego cordially invite you to join in celebrating its 17th…

May

28 2019

Salk Talks

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

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

Three remarkable events bring together experts and influencers from The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, the wo…

May

30 2019

Jewish Futures Conference

9:00AM - 3:00PM  

Coastal Roots Farm
441 Saxony Rd
Encinitas, CA 92024

There is an optional afternoon program until 5:00pm.

This conference will answer the question “Why is it the role …

May

30 2019

To be updated when speaker is determined.