Events Calendar



Father Joe’s Children’s Charity Gala: Pioneering the Future
May 13 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

For the 2017 Children’s Charity Gala: Pioneering the Future presented by Witt Lincoln, Father Joe’s Villages celebrates its history of innovation and explores how it will continue to uphold that tradition. The captivating event will feature dinner, dancing and a silent auction at the historic US Grant and raise money for Father Joe’s Villages’ therapeutic childcare programs for children ages 0 to 12.

The Mariachi Divas
May 14 @ 7:30 pm

A two-time Grammy Award winner with a total of six Grammy nominations and two Latin Grammy nominations, The Mariachi Divas are a multicultural, all-female ensemble imbued with the unique musical flavor of Los Angeles. Since 2003, the Mariachi Divas have performed at Disneyland Resort, melding styles from Mexico, Colombia, Cuba, Venezuela, Germany, Spain, and other parts of the world.

Lunch & Learn with Rabbi Earne
May 17 @ 12:00 pm

Bring your own dairy lunch and discuss the week’s parasha with Rabbi Earne.

Canadian American Active Retirees in Israel Presentation at Ohr Shalom
May 19 @ 6:45 pm

There is a comprehensive program through Jewish National Fund (JNF) called CAARI: Canadian American Active Retirees in Israel. This unique travel program is designed specifically for active retirees or semi-retirees (50 plus). CAARI is more than a touring program. Now in its 35th year, CAARI volunteers can stay from two to seven weeks and experience tours throughout the country, take part in community service programs, plus enjoy a speakers’ component to help develop an appreciation and knowledge of the country, its people, history and the work of JNF.

RSVP to the Ohr Shalom Synagogue office at 619-231-1456 or

Shabbat Morning Torah Study
May 20 @ 8:30 am – 9:45 am
Come occasionally or come every week. These eclectic and lively discussions about the week’s Torah portion consider the text through traditional and modern commentaries, as well as through the lenses of history, ethics, sociology and psychology. Insightful and frequently provocative, Torah study at Beth Israel will prompt you to engage with the text in new ways. Young and old, scholars and beginners are all welcome. Bagels and coffee provided.
10 Years of Dance Place San Diego
May 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join us in Celebrating a Decade of Dance as we officially dedicate Dorothea Laub Dance Place—San Diego’s first-ever building devoted entirely to dance.

Begin the celebration with a champagne reception at
The LOT Liberty Station, then enjoy performances and
a finale of dessert at Dorothea Laub Dance Place.

Using Marijuana for End-of-Life Pain
May 21 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Join us as experts in the fields of use of medical marijuana and end-of-life care explain
the use of Cannabis to alleviate pain associated with illness at the end of life.