Events Calendar



Woman of the Year Dinner at Temple Adat Shalom
Dec 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join Adat Shalom to honor one of the Temple’s many volunteers, Mindy Shanes. Enjoy a dinner and learn about this 2019 Woman of the Year.

Guest Scholars Weekend at Ner Tamid
Dec 14 @ 9:30 am

Rabbi Dr. David Seidenberg, one of the world’s foremost scholars on Judaism and ecology, will deliver the Sermon at Shabbat Services and will lead a Lunch and Learn.

Martin Luther King, Jr., Community Choir Performance
Dec 15 @ 2:30 pm

Under the direction of Pastor Ken Anderson, this accomplished ensemble will perform traditional and contemporary spirituals and gospel music, including some spirituals of the season. This concert of inspirational and uplifting music is part of the monthly “Pleasure of Your Company” music series sponsored by the Scripps Ranch Friends of the Library. Donations are appreciated.  Meet the singers at a complimentary post-concert reception.

Chabad of Poway 33rd Gala Dinner & Auction
Dec 15 @ 4:00 pm

Chabad of Poway’s gala event celebrating 33 years of service to the Jewish community.

Dirty Dancing Film Screening & Glatt Kosher Chinese Dinner
Dec 25 @ 5:00 pm

It’s December 25, and that means Chinese food and a movie. The Chinese food will be Glatt Kosher and the movie will be Dirty Dancing.

Got Latkes?! at Temple Beth Shalom
Dec 29 @ 3:00 pm

Everyone is welcome to Temple Beth Shalom to light the 8th Candle for Beth Shalom’s Hanukkah party.

Chula Vista Heritage Museum Holocaust Exhibit Opening
Jan 12 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

In January 2020, the first-ever Holocaust exhibit will open at the Chula Vista Heritage Museum’s space located in the Civic Center Branch Library at 365 F Street. RUTH: Remember Us The Holocaust will feature several Holocaust survivors that discovered the South Bay of San Diego as their place of work, worship and home. It will also bring to light this dark time in history, by sharing the sacredness of humanity.

The exhibit was a dream of Ruth Sax, a Holocaust survivor, South Bay resident, advocate and inspirational speaker. Ruth was in the library planning what the exhibit would look like before she passed on December 29, 2018.

Brunch with Mayor Mary Casillas Salas and several Holocaust Survivors will be the opening event on Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at the Civic Center Branch Library. Brunch will be kosher catered by Chabad of Chula Vista and proceeds will benefit the South Bay Historical Society.