Events Calendar



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.

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.

Myths-Busters: Breaking The Myths about Sex and Judaism
Jun 1 @ 3:00 pm

This talk will examine the various myths regarding sexuality and intimacy in Judaism.  This program is a Tifereth Israel Synagogue and Temple Emanu-El collaboration with special thanks to Judy and William Friedel. Lecturer: Rabbi Sherre Hirsch

Canadian American Active Retirees in Israel Presentation at Ohr Shalom
Jun 15 @ 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

JFS No. County Inland Center at Adat Shalom Music and the Brain
Jun 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

JFS just announced it will close this center in August. Programs continue through the month of July.

Go Behind The Scenes of Cygnet’s “Animal Crackers”
Jul 11 @ 6:30 pm

Join Director Sean Murray and the Creative Team as they share their
inspirations and designs for this San Diego Premiere.

Video Games to The Rescue at Fleet Science Center
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Some people think video games are only good for mindless entertainment, but technology developed in the gaming industry is being used for everything from brain research to drug development to innovative therapies for stroke patients. On select Thursdays of every month the Fleet invites local scientists, researchers and engineers to talk about how video game technology is helping them find imaginative solutions to the world’s challenges.