Events Calendar

 

 

Oct
11
Fri
Chocolate Shabbat
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm

Charlotte Ida Tubis Memorial Scholar in Residence Rabbi Deborah Prinz will discuss the connections between Judaism and chocolate. Listeners will be treated to an Oneg.

Oct
17
Thu
DayTimers Speaker Series: Jonathan Schwartz “Aging in the 21st Century”
Oct 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

What can we do to enhance successful aging?  What does it take to live happy and healthy in advanced age? What is the secret of a few regions in the world where there is a high concentration of people that live beyond 100? These questions and many others will be answered in a collaborative, informative and humorous discussion. Fee: $5 with RSVP, $8 without RSVP.

Sukkot Dinner & Symposium
Oct 17 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Join Beth El for a communal dinner in the Sukkah, then join in for this year’s Sukkot Symposium: New and Not So New Anti-Semitism. Cost is $25 per adult.

Oct
20
Sun
Women’s Festival Art Series
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Learn how to create folded and sewn books from visiting artist Joanne Steinhardt. A $38 fee will fund participants’ art materials.

Oct
24
Thu
Synagogue Geography
Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Beth Israel’s campus brings Jerusalem to San Diego.  The theme of the buildings can be summed up as community, connectedness, and holiness through its connection with Jerusalem.  The architect and his team felt it was very important to preserve the past while building the future.  They spent time in Jerusalem, studying how to bring the feel of the holy city to San Diego.

Enjoy this fascinating, behind-the-scenes tour that reveals little-known facts about Beth Israel’s campus and takes the mystery out of the ritual items found in the sanctuary.

Synagogue Geography
Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Take part in a behind-the-scenes tour that reveals little-known facts about Beth Israel’s campus and takes the mystery out of the ritual items found in the sanctuary.

Oct
26
Sat
Miracle Babies 10th Annual Gala “A Night in Venice”
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

The annual gala will bring together more than 350 prominent business, social and philanthropic leaders to raise much-needed financial and emotional support for families with critically ill newborns and their families throughout San Diego County. The evening will include dinner, entertainment by Jacqueline Foster’s SHOWDANCE, and a live auction.