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Southern CA LGBT Family Retreat May 2, 2014 8:00 am-2:00 pm Shalom Institute | 34342 Mulholland Hwy. | Malibu | 90265

LGBT Family Camp Flyer FINAL2 (4)Join us at the Shalom Institute in Malibu! Discover the magic of a camp experience designed with your family in mind in a safe and supportive environment. JOin us for an amazing weekend May 2-4, 2014 that includes shabbat, song sessions, kosher food, children’s programs and much more!

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Contact Sarah Verity Collica at or 818.889.5500 ext. 102
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Temple Beth David Religious School Open House May 4, 2014 9:30 am-10:30 am Temple Beth David Corral • 9677 E. Longden Ave. • Temple City • CA • 91780

fairCome to the Temple Beth David religious school’s open house to experience the magic of our learning community. For more information,

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LA Jewish Film Festival May 4, 2014 11:00 am-1:00 pm Laemmle Playhouse 7 Theatres • 673 E. Colorado Blvd. • Pasadena • 91001
filmThe Adult Education Committee is sponsoring a film featured by the annual Los Angeles Jewish Film Festival. This year, we will honor Israel in observance of both Yom Hazikaron,  Israel Memorial Day, May 4  and Yom Haatzmaut, Israeli Independence Day, May 5.   Two films will be presented, both documentaries. 
Kafe B'Kef Coffeehouse Evening May 4, 2014 5:30 pm-7:30 pm Temple Beth Israel • 3033 North Towne Avenue • Pomona, CA 91767

Screen Shot 2014-04-22 at 10.39.55 AMCelebrate Yom Ha’Atzmaut Israeli Style!
There will be Israeli dancing with Yael Steinfeld, an authentic israeli dinner, fun & games, and Israeli songs!

Admission is $15/person, children 12 and under are FREE
RSVP to 626.445.0810 or
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Tot Shabbat May 9, 2014 6:30 pm-9:15 pm Temple Beth David Corral • 9677 E. Longden Ave. • Temple City • CA • 91780

54191_Spanish ShabbatA fun, engaging, and musical service designed for young children and their families.

Call Temple office at (626) 287-9994 to learn more.

"Behind the Enemy Lines: The True Story of a Jewish Spy in Nazi Germany” June 1, 2014 10:30 am-11:30 am Beth Shalom of Whittier • 14564 Hawes St. • Whittier • 90604

Screen Shot 2014-03-04 at 11.02.44 AMBehind Enemy Lines is Marthe Cohn’s internationally best-selling memoir of a time and place that has mesmerized the world for more than half a century. But at its heart is the tale of an ordinary human being who, under extraordinary circumstances, became the heroine her country needed her to be.

RSVP Phone: 562.941.8744 | e-mail:

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Shavuot Educational Program June 3, 2014 7:30 pm-9:30 pm PJTC • 1434 N. Altadena Drive • Pasadena
shavuotErev Shavuot,  6 Sivan, there will be a short service led by Rabbi Joshua Levine-Grater and Cantor Ruth Harris followed by a stimulating educational program, “The Rebirth of Jewish Life in Eastern Europe.” There will be two or more speakers including Gosia Szymanska Weiss of the American Jewish Committee,  and Dr. Leah Hochman, assistant professor of Jewish Thought, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion an expert on Jewish life in contemporary Germany, followed by discussion and ice cream social. The evening will be continued according to tradition,  with a “Later with Grater” text study with Rabbi Grater for those who wish to continue the night’s educational enrichment.
Celebrate Calm Workshop June 10, 2014 7:00 pm-11:00 am Weizmann Day School • 1434 N. Altadena Dr. • Pasadena, CA 91107
Screen Shot 2014-04-08 at 11.54.02 AMWant to stop the defiance, disrespect and yelling? 
Celebrate Calm Founder Kirk Martin, and his son, Casey, will provide parents and teachers with a dozen strategies that will eliminate defiance, disrespect, yelling, bullying, sibling fights and more that characterize our homes and classrooms. Kirk provides concrete, practical strategies that work with kids of all ages in everyday situations to:
• Get your kids to listen the first time.
• Stop defiance, disrespect, and yelling.
• Stop whining, tantrums and sibling fights.
• Get kids off video games/screens without a fight.  
• Create stress-free mornings, homework time and bedtime.
Visit for a sneak peek of what you will experience on Tuesday, June 10th from 7-9pm and Wednesday, June 11th from 9-11am.
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Camp Gan Shalom begins June 23, 2014 10:15 am-11:35 am Jewish Federation, 550 S. Second Avenue Arcadia, CA 91006

Gan Shalom 2014 adJune 23 – August 8
(626) 445-0810 •