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Jan

1 2019

The View for Women

 

Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County
1 Federation Way Suite 200
Irvine, CA 92603

The View for Women of All Ages
Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m., Ongoing

Enjoy coffee while discussing topics of interes…

Jan

1 2019

Al Anon Meeting

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Beth El SOC
2A Liberty
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

At Al‑Anon, family members and friends of those who struggle with addiction share their experiences and learn how t…

Jan

1 2019

Bible and Commentaries Class

7:30PM - 8:35PM  

A private home

Irvine, CA

This Class studies the books of the Torah with classic commentaries. It is taught seminar-style around a table, with …

Jan

3 2019

CSP: 18th OMS - Dollinger, Journey through American Jewish History
 

Various - please check back for specific locations

NY

Topics: (Please check back for specific dates and details) 1. “What do we owe Peter Stuyvesant?” 350…

Jan

3 2019

Talmud Study for Men

6:30PM - 7:45PM  

The Class Meets at a Private Home

Irvine, CA

The Talmud is the ultimate source of Jewish tradition, thought, and practice. This class is taught seminar-style arou…

Jan

4 2019

Beginners Conversational Hebrew

9:00AM - 10:00AM  

Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County
1 Federation Way Suite 200
Irvine, CA 92603

Chatting in Hebrew isn’t only for Israelis. This ancient language is filled with Jewish values and Jewish wisdom. T…

Jan

5 2019

CSP: American Jews, Power and Israel in the Contemporary Era

11:00AM - 1:00PM  

Temple Beth Emet
1770 W. Cerritos Avenue
Anaheim, CA 92804

Community Scholar Program - 18th Annual One Month Scholar - Prof. Marc Dollinger

Services start at 9 am; presentatio…

Jan

6 2019

CSP: Jews and Politics - Dollinger

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Temple Beth David
6100 Hefley Street
Westminster, 92683

Community Scholar Program - 18th Annual One Month Scholar - Prof. Marc Dollinger

Jews and Politics

Dr. Marc Dolling…

Jan

6 2019

Advanced Judaic Text Class for Women

10:25AM - 12:15PM  

A private home

Irvine, CA

This class engages women in the study of Advanced Judaic texts, including significant Talmudic discussions and publis…

Jan

8 2019

The View for Women

 

Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County
1 Federation Way Suite 200
Irvine, CA 92603

The View for Women of All Ages
Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m., Ongoing

Enjoy coffee while discussing topics of interes…

Jan

8 2019

Al Anon Meeting

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Beth El SOC
2A Liberty
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

At Al‑Anon, family members and friends of those who struggle with addiction share their experiences and learn how t…

Jan

8 2019

CSP: Anti Semitism - the Right & the Left: Jews & the American University

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Beth El SOC
2A Liberty
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

Dr. Marc Dollinger holds the Richard and Rhoda Goldman Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies and Social Responsibility at…

Jan

8 2019

Bible and Commentaries Class

7:30PM - 8:35PM  

A private home

Irvine, CA

This Class studies the books of the Torah with classic commentaries. It is taught seminar-style around a table, with …

Jan

9 2019

Judaism's Secret to Love & Lasting Relationships with Shoshana Kay

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Beth Jacob Irvine
3900 Michelson
Irvine, CA 92612

Join us for an evening of inspiration, depth and fun. Wine and dairy will be served. Judaism’s Secret to Love…

Jan

10 2019

Talmud Study for Men

6:30PM - 7:45PM  

The Class Meets at a Private Home

Irvine, CA

The Talmud is the ultimate source of Jewish tradition, thought, and practice. This class is taught seminar-style arou…

Jan

10 2019

CSP: Land of Opportunity & Land of Challenges: Immigration ...

7:15PM - 8:45PM  

Samueli Jewish Campus
1 Federation Way
Irvine, CA 92602

Dr. Marc Dollinger holds the Richard and Rhoda Goldman Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies and Social Responsibility at…

Jan

11 2019

Beginners Conversational Hebrew

9:00AM - 10:00AM  

Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County
1 Federation Way Suite 200
Irvine, CA 92603

Chatting in Hebrew isn’t only for Israelis. This ancient language is filled with Jewish values and Jewish wisdom. T…

Jan

11 2019

CSP: Jews and Whiteness - Dollinger

8:15PM - 9:15PM  

Congregation Shir Ha-Ma‘a lot
3652 Michelson Drive
Irvine, CA 92612

Dr. Marc Dollinger holds the Richard and Rhoda Goldman Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies and Social Responsibility at…

Jan

12 2019

Shir Appeal - Jewish A Cappella Group

10:00AM - 12:00PM  


1600 North Acacia Avenue
Fullerton, CA 92831

Beautiful Shabbat Music by Tuft University Choir followed by a Lunch and Learn with students.

Jan

12 2019

CSP: American Jews, Power and Israel in the Contemporary Era

1:00PM - 2:00PM  

Congregation B'nai Israel
2111 Bryan Ave
Tustin, CA 92782

Dr. Marc Dollinger holds the Richard and Rhoda Goldman Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies and Social Responsibility at…

Jan

12 2019

CSP: Campus Anti-Semitism—SF State, A Personal Reflection

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Private Home - RSVP to akatz@occsp.org

CA

Dr. Marc Dollinger holds the Richard and Rhoda Goldman Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies and Social Responsibility at…

Jan

12 2019

Film: Heading Home- The Tale of Team Israel

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Merage JCC- Myers Theater
1 Federation Way
Suite 200
Irvine, CA 92603

A stirring story of sports, patriotism and personal growth that charts the underdog journey of Israel's national base…

Jan

13 2019

Friendship Circle Basketball Buddies for Special Needs

11:00AM - 1:00PM  

Corona del Mar High School Gymnasium
2101 Eastbluff Dr
Newport Beach,, CA 92660

** NOTE ALTERNATE LOCATION FOR JANUARY **

Basketball Buddies is a program for kids with special needs who would like…

Jan

13 2019

CSP: “What do we owe Peter Stuyvesant?“ 350 Years American Jewish History

2:00PM - 3:30PM  

Temple Judea
24512 Moulton Parkway
Laguna Woods, CA 92637

Community Scholar Program - 18th Annual One Month Scholar - Prof. Marc Dollinger

“What do we owe Peter Stuyvesant?…

Jan

13 2019

Friendship Circle Sunday Circle for Special Needs

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

Bonita Creek Park
3010 La Vida
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Sunday Circle is a monthly event for the special needs children, teens volunteers and staff of Friendship Circle to c…

Jan

13 2019

Knowledge for College

4:00PM - 8:00PM  

Congregation B'nai Israel
2111 Bryan Ave
Tustin, CA 92782

This is our first session of Knowledge for College featuring college students and Hillel professionals.

Jan

13 2019

Friendship Circle Young Adult Circle for Special Needs

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

Friendship Circle Center
2240 University Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Young Adult Circle is designed to integrate special needs teens and young adults with everyday life and social skills…

Jan

15 2019

The View for Women

 

Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County
1 Federation Way Suite 200
Irvine, CA 92603

The View for Women of All Ages
Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m., Ongoing

Enjoy coffee while discussing topics of interes…

Jan

15 2019

Al Anon Meeting

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Beth El SOC
2A Liberty
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

At Al‑Anon, family members and friends of those who struggle with addiction share their experiences and learn how t…

Jan

15 2019

CSP: California Jews: Marc Dollinger

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Congregation B‘nai Tzedek
9669 Talbert Avenue
Fountain Valley, CA 92708

Dr. Marc Dollinger holds the Richard and Rhoda Goldman Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies and Social Responsibility at…

Jan

15 2019

Bible and Commentaries Class

7:30PM - 8:35PM  

A private home

Irvine, CA

This Class studies the books of the Torah with classic commentaries. It is taught seminar-style around a table, with …

Jan

16 2019

CSP: American Jewish History, 1880-1945:Becoming American

12:15PM - 1:30PM  

Samueli Jewish Campus
1 Federation Way
Irvine, CA 92602

Dr. Marc Dollinger holds the Richard and Rhoda Goldman Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies and Social Responsibility at…

Jan

17 2019

The End of Old Age

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County
One Federation Way
Irvine, CA 92603

Learn how to live a more meaningful, purposeful life with Dr. Marc Agronin.

Jan

17 2019

The End of Old Age. Living a longer more purposeful life.

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County
One Federation Way
Irvine, CA 92618

Presented by Dr. Marc E. Agronin a renowned geriatric psychiatrist who directs the memory center and research program…

Jan

17 2019

Talmud Study for Men

6:30PM - 7:45PM  

The Class Meets at a Private Home

Irvine, CA

The Talmud is the ultimate source of Jewish tradition, thought, and practice. This class is taught seminar-style arou…

Jan

17 2019

CSP: Land of Opportunity, Challenges: Affirmative Action, Quotas, Myth

7:15PM - 8:45PM  

Samueli Jewish Campus
1 Federation Way
Irvine, CA 92602

Dr. Marc Dollinger holds the Richard and Rhoda Goldman Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies and Social Responsibility at…

Jan

18 2019

Beginners Conversational Hebrew

9:00AM - 10:00AM  

Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County
1 Federation Way Suite 200
Irvine, CA 92603

Chatting in Hebrew isn’t only for Israelis. This ancient language is filled with Jewish values and Jewish wisdom. T…

Jan

18 2019

CSP: American Zionism - Prof Marc Dollinger

8:15PM - 9:30PM  

University Synagogue
3400 Michelson
Irvine, CA 92612

Dr. Marc Dollinger holds the Richard and Rhoda Goldman Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies and Social Responsibility at…

Jan

19 2019

CSP: Civil Rights & Social Justice- Untold Story of American Jews 1960s

10:30AM - 11:45AM  

Temple Beth Sholom
2625 N Tustin Ave.
2625 N Tustin Ave
Santa Ana, CA 92705

Dr. Marc Dollinger holds the Richard and Rhoda Goldman Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies and Social Responsibility at…

Jan

20 2019

Advanced Judaic Text Class for Women

10:25AM - 12:15PM  

A private home

Irvine, CA

This class engages women in the study of Advanced Judaic texts, including significant Talmudic discussions and publis…

Jan

20 2019

CSP: Jews and Politics - Prof Marc Dollinger

1:00PM - 2:30PM  

Temple Beth Ohr
15721 Rosecrans Avenue
La Mirada , CA 90638

Dr. Marc Dollinger holds the Richard and Rhoda Goldman Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies and Social Responsibility at…

Jan

20 2019

CSP: Discoveries in Ancient Synagogue at Huqoq in Israel -Jodi Magness

2:00PM - 3:00PM  

DeNault Auditorium of Concordia University
1530 Concordia
Irvine, CA 92612

New Discoveries in the Ancient Synagogue at Huqoq in Israel - Prof. Jodi Magness

Archaeologist Jodi Magness started …

Jan

20 2019

JCC Global Teen Fellows

5:00PM - 7:30PM  

The Merage Jewish Community Center
One Federation Way
Irvine, CA, 92603

A Leadership Program

Orange County (2018) • Buenos Aires (2019) • Kfar Yona (2020)

 

In November 2017, the Me…

Jan

22 2019

The View for Women

 

Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County
1 Federation Way Suite 200
Irvine, CA 92603

The View for Women of All Ages
Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m., Ongoing

Enjoy coffee while discussing topics of interes…

Jan

22 2019

Merage JCC Camp Day

9:00AM - 11:59PM  

School’s Out, J’s in!

We offer programs for grades K - 5 and CIT grades 6 - 8. Participate in a variety of activ…

Jan

22 2019

Al Anon Meeting

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Beth El SOC
2A Liberty
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

At Al‑Anon, family members and friends of those who struggle with addiction share their experiences and learn how t…

Jan

22 2019

Bible and Commentaries Class

7:30PM - 8:35PM  

A private home

Irvine, CA

This Class studies the books of the Torah with classic commentaries. It is taught seminar-style around a table, with …

Jan

22 2019

CSP: Anti-Israelism, Anti-Zionism, Anti-Semitism

7:30PM - 8:45PM  

California State University, Long Beach - Alpert JCC
3801 E. Willow Street
Long Beach, CA 90815

Dr. Marc Dollinger holds the Richard and Rhoda Goldman Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies and Social Responsibility at…

Jan

23 2019

CSP: American Jewish History, 1945-present: The Quest for Inclusion

12:15PM - 1:30PM  

Samueli Jewish Campus
1 Federation Way
Irvine, CA 92602

Dr. Marc Dollinger holds the Richard and Rhoda Goldman Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies and Social Responsibility at…

Jan

24 2019

Talmud Study for Men

6:30PM - 7:45PM  

The Class Meets at a Private Home

Irvine, CA

The Talmud is the ultimate source of Jewish tradition, thought, and practice. This class is taught seminar-style arou…

Jan

24 2019

CSP: Land of Opportunity & Challenges: Jews & Liberalism in Modern America

7:15PM - 8:45PM  

Samueli Jewish Campus
1 Federation Way
Irvine, CA 92602

Dr. Marc Dollinger holds the Richard and Rhoda Goldman Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies and Social Responsibility at…

Jan

25 2019

Beginners Conversational Hebrew

9:00AM - 10:00AM  

Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County
1 Federation Way Suite 200
Irvine, CA 92603

Chatting in Hebrew isn’t only for Israelis. This ancient language is filled with Jewish values and Jewish wisdom. T…

Jan

25 2019

CSP: Jews and Politics - Prof Marc Dollinger

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Bat Yahm
1011 Camelback St.
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Dr. Marc Dollinger holds the Richard and Rhoda Goldman Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies and Social Responsibility at…

Jan

26 2019

CSP: Anti-Israelism, Anti-Zionism, Anti-Semitism

11:30AM - 12:45PM  

Beth Jacob Congregation of Irvine
3900
Irvine, CA 92612

Dr. Marc Dollinger holds the Richard and Rhoda Goldman Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies and Social Responsibility at…

Jan

26 2019

CSP: American Jews, Power and Israel in the Contemporary Era

5:30PM - 6:45PM  

Temple Beth Tikvah
1600 N. Acacia Avenue
Fullerton, CA 92831

Community Scholar Program - 18th Annual One Month Scholar - Prof. Marc Dollinger

Wine/Cheese Reception 5:00 p.m.
Pre…

Jan

27 2019

Friendship Circle Soccer Stars for Special Needs

3:00PM - 4:30PM  

Sage Hill School
20402 Newport Coast Drie
Newport Coast, CA 92657

Soccer Stars pairs teen volunteer soccer players with special needs kids, teens and adults to teach them the fundamen…

Jan

27 2019

CSP: Past, Present & Future: Deploying our understanding of history...

7:00PM - 8:45PM  

University Park Community Center
1 Beech Tree Lane
Irvine, CA 92612

Dr. Marc Dollinger holds the Richard and Rhoda Goldman Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies and Social Responsibility at…

Jan

29 2019

The View for Women

 

Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County
1 Federation Way Suite 200
Irvine, CA 92603

The View for Women of All Ages
Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m., Ongoing

Enjoy coffee while discussing topics of interes…

Jan

29 2019

Al Anon Meeting

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Temple Beth El SOC
2A Liberty
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

At Al‑Anon, family members and friends of those who struggle with addiction share their experiences and learn how t…

Jan

29 2019

Bible and Commentaries Class

7:30PM - 8:35PM  

A private home

Irvine, CA

This Class studies the books of the Torah with classic commentaries. It is taught seminar-style around a table, with …

Jan

30 2019

Dr. Don Schwartz - The historical background of Fiddler on the Roof.

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County
1 Federation Way Suite 200
Irvine, CA 92603

The Historical Background of Fiddler on the Roof presented by the ever popular Dr. Don Schwartz
Wednesday, January 30…

Jan

31 2019

Talmud Study for Men

6:30PM - 7:45PM  

The Class Meets at a Private Home

Irvine, CA

The Talmud is the ultimate source of Jewish tradition, thought, and practice. This class is taught seminar-style arou…