Events Calendar

 

 

Mar
4
Sat
Biocom Institute Festival of Science & Engineering: San Diego’s EXPO Day
Mar 4 @ 7:11 pm – 8:11 pm

EXPO DAY features interactive demonstrations, hands-on activities and dynamic speakers to engage kids, adults and families in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education. Last year, 24,000 children, parents and STEM enthusiasts attended EXPO Day.

Mar
19
Sun
BESA Bar/Bat Mitzvah Expo
Mar 19 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

This unique event is the LARGEST one-stop shopping source in Southern California for your upcoming Bar/Bat Mitzvah or Jewish event. Book your Caterer, DJ, Photographer, Entertainment, Venue, Invitations, and countless other vendors you will need for your special day!

Apr
12
Wed
Desert Caravan: New Jazz From Israel and Beyond
Apr 12 @ 7:00 pm

Jewish Studies Program Artist in Residence, Yale Strom, and his band
Hot Pstromi will be joined by Israeli Jazz guitarist and oudist Amos Hoffman and Toronto-based pianist and composer Noam Lemish in a concert featuring exciting Jazz arrangements of Israeli songs originating from Yemenite, North African, Russian and Persian Jewish communities.

Apr
27
Thu
Empty Bowls: Help Fight Hunger in San Diego
Apr 27 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Help fight hunger in San Diego by participating in the Empty Bowls Fundraiser at Coronado High School! Coronado High School ceramics students have been making over a thousand bowls for the past two months for the annual fundraiser.

May
2
Tue
The Decline of Men Working: Why It Is Happening, What It Means, and What to Do About It With Jason Furman
May 2 @ 7:30 pm

Since receiving his Ph.D. in economics from Harvard University, Jason Furman has been one of America’s most influential economic advisers. He served as a member of Obama’s Presidential Transition Team in 2008, Principal Deputy Director of the National Economic Council from 2009 to 2013, and was Chair of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers from 2013-2017. He has also been a Senior Fellow at both the Brookings Institution and the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities. He has held visiting positions at various universities, including New York University’s Graduate School of Public Policy. He will be discussing the dramatic decline in male labor-force participation rates and the implications for U.S. policy.Part of the 2017 UCSD Economics Roundtable Lecture Series.

May
13
Sat
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.

May
25
Thu
Losing The Battle for Peace: Public Opinion Trends
May 25 @ 12:00 pm

Dr. Dahlia Scheindlin is an Israeli public opinion expert and political analyst who has advised five national campaigns in Israel as well as political campaigns in over a dozen other countries. Scheindlin is a Policy Fellow at Mitvim, the Israeli Institute for Regional Foreign Policies, and a founder and author for the online journal, +972 Magazine.