Events Calendar

 

 

Mar
26
Tue
Inside Israeli TV-An Evening with Ronit Weiss-Berkowitz
Mar 26 @ 7:00 pm

Ronit Weiss-Berkowitz, MGSDII visiting professor at SDSU, is one of the most powerful women in Israeli cinema. She has been a writer on several television series, directed documentaries and also served as a script editor on two series. She is well known in Israel for the drama “A Touch Away” and the documentary, “A Place Under the Sun.” She was Editor-in-Chief at Keter Publishing House, one of the largest publishers in Israel, and has edited books by celebrated writers, including Amoz Oz, Shemi Zarhin, and Nava Semel.

Mar
27
Wed
Lunch & Learn with Rabbi Earne
Mar 27 @ 12:00 pm

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

Mar
30
Sat
Shabbat Morning Torah Study
Mar 30 @ 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.
Mar
31
Sun
Middle East 101: How “d’heck” did we get here?
Mar 31 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Democrats for Peace in the Middle East will be holding a panel discussion with three professors. “Middle East 101: How “d’heck” did we get here?” will be held in Oceanside—an RSVP is required to learn the specific location.

Art of Aging with Lenore Bohm
Mar 31 @ 4:00 pm

Join Rabbi Lenore Bohm as she leads a private tour and dinner discussion of the art exhibit created by the Hebrew Union College Jewish Institute of Religion Museum. The Art of Aging is a fine arts exhibition that celebrates the positive aspects of maturity through the lens of Jewish values. The exhibit explores the ways in which aging is less than an inexorable process and more of a lifelong journey affecting the dynamics of human relationships, creativity, memory, continuity and growth.

Tour begins at 4:00 pm at the JCC, dinner is at 5:30 pm at Beth Israel.

Apr
2
Tue
DayTimers Book Club
Apr 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
DayTimers Book Club members share the wonder they discover “between the lines.” Men and women are welcome! Please RSVP at least one week in advance to Randy Savarese. No fee (for Beth Israel members).
April Book Pick: Pachinko – Min Jin Lee
Apr
3
Wed
Lunch & Learn with Rabbi Earne
Apr 3 @ 12:00 pm

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