Events Calendar



Seacrest Grandparents Day
Sep 8 @ 2:00 pm

Celebrate the grandparents at Seacrest Village! There will be music, champagne, chocolate, and an opportunity to contribute and create a tile art piece in honor of a grandparent you love. All ages welcome.

Volunteer at the Ronald McDonald House with Congregation Beth El
Sep 8 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Help prepare, cook, serve, and clean up a meal for 150+ guests. Ronald McDonald House provides a place to stay, meals, and necessities of home so families can focus on caring for their critically ill or injured children being treated at Rady Children’s Hospital.

First Shift: 3:00-6:00pm– prep and cook dinner
Second Shift: 5:30-8:00pm– set up, serve, and clean up dinner
To signup, contact Sam Jacobs at:

Torah on Tap
Sep 9 @ 7:00 pm

Join Tifereth Israel for a pairing of learning and brews.

Adeena Sussman: Sababa: Fresh, Sunny Flavors From My Israeli Kitchen
Sep 11 @ 7:00 pm

Join veteran American food writer and expat Adeena Sussman to celebrate the tableau of flavors of the Israeli kitchen, in all its staggering and delicious variety. Every morning, Sussman makes her way through the bustling stalls of Tel Aviv’s Shuk Hacarmel, her local market, which sells juicy ripe figs and cherries, locally made halvah, addictive street food, and delectable cheeses and olives. In Sababa, Sussman shares recipes and dishes inspired by this culinary wonderland, from Freekeh and Roasted Grape Salad and Crudo with Cherries and Squeezed Tomatoes, to Schug Marinated Lamb Chops and Tahini Caramel Tart. Small bites and book signing to follow.

Sephardic Festival
Sep 14 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Day 1 of LFJCC Sephardic Festival, with a Sephardic Havdalah, a screening of a documentary film featuring members of San Diego’s Sephardic community, a screening of the feature film Three Mothers, directed by Dina Zvi-Riklis, and a dessert reception.

Sephardic Festival
Sep 15 @ 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Day 2 of LFJCC Sephardic festival. Featuring a Shuk, games and activities, and a concert by the Alhambra Music Ensemble.

Rembrandt and the Rabbis: Why We Bless our Children on Erev Kippur
Sep 15 @ 6:30 pm

Join Torah High School and Adat Yeshurun as they present The Stacy Lynn Pariser Memorial Lecture – Rembrandt and the Rabbis:  Why We Bless our Children on Erev Kippur – a pre-Rosh Hashana address featuring world-renowned speaker Rabbi Dr. Meir Soloveichik.