September 18, 2013
Sukkot Calendar 2013
SUN | SEPT 22
SUKKOT FAMILY FUN DAY
Get your harvesting on in Malibu! The Shalom Institute is offering a day filled with organic gardening, ziplining, nature walks and music. Families can also indulge in arts and crafts and meet animals in the Pinat Chai Animal Center. Kosher lunch and snacks provided. Sun. 10 a.m. $10 (general), Free (Ages 6 and under). Shalom Institute, 34342 Mulholland Highway, Malibu. (818) 889-5500. shalominstitute.com.
ENCINO FARMERS’ MARKET
Temple Judea is getting up close and personal — Sukkot style. Come to the Sunday Farmers Market and visit a booth hosted by the temple featuring arts, crafts and information. Sun. 8 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Free. Encino Farmers Market, 17400 Victory Blvd., Encino. (818) 758-3800. templejudea.com.
FIESTA DE COSECHA/SUKKOT
Proyecto Jardin and IKAR’s Green Action invites you to garden, make crafts, decorate, eat and dance with lulavs and etrogs. All ages are invited, and all materials and foods are provided. Please RSVP. Sun. 1 p.m. Proyecto Jardin, 1718 Bridge St., Boyle Heights. (323) 634-1870. ikar-la.org.
SUKKOT AROUND THE WORLD
Around the world in — five hours! The Israeli American Council is throwing a fair of international proportions. With different sukkot presenting different countries from around the world, there will be activities, performances and food that might quiet that traveling bug — for at least an afternoon. So come find a sukkah that meets your mood and eat under it, too! Sun. 2-7 p.m. Free. Warner Park, 5800 Topanga Canyon Blvd., Woodland Hills. (818) 836-6700. israeliamerican.org.
MON | SEPT 23
BEND THE ARC SUKKOT PARTY
What’s Sukkot without a little bit of justice? Come mix and mingle with the director of Bend the Arc Jewish Action to discuss your role in creating a more just world. Of course, you will also get to engage in some noshing. Mon. 7 p.m. Free. RSVP. Temple Sinai, 10400 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles. bendthearc.us.
SUN | SEPT 24
YALA IN THE VALLEY
It’s dinnertime for you Valley boys and girls. The CEO of the Federation’s Valley Alliance hosts dinner in her sukkah! Join Carol Koransky for an evening of food, drinks, games and quality conversation. Everyone is invited, but Valley folk encouraged! Tue. 6:30 p.m. $15-$25. Private Residence. (323) 761-8247. jewishla.org.