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Events for Wednesday, October 30, 2013

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  • Faces of Homelessness:  Painting the Unseen Among Us
    6:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    Arts & Entertainment, Encino

    Art exhibition, Grand Opening August 15th featuring a reception with the artist, Dr. Stu Perlman beginning at 6:30 p.m.  Please join us to preview the exhibit, meet the artist and learn more about the issue of homelessness in Los Angles.  Rabbi Noah Farkas will conclude the evening with a lecture...

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  • University Women College
    10:00 am - 11:30 am
    Lectures, Bel Air

    WOMEN’S WISDOM: PAST AND PRESENT Rabbi Sara Brandes Draw wisdom from the stories of Jewish women past and present with Rabbi Sara Brandes. In this eight session course, we will consider the stories of Jewish women of the Bible and Talmud, sharing insights about our own struggles and triumphs...

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  • University Women College
    10:00 am - 12:30 pm
    Lectures, Bel Air

    YING AND YOUNG! K. Drorit Gaines, PhD With advanced medicine and better standards of life people live longer. Beyond physical and mental health, it is the cognitive sharpness that many desire to maintain. As we will learn in this class, cognitive, mental, and physical health are all part and...

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  • The Currents in Current Events
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm
    Lectures, Bel Air

    Jonathan Dobrer at University Women College Understand the currents of world and local events that link and separate disparate stories, issues and controversies. We will learn about and discuss the people, places and conflicts both in the headlines and hidden from plain view that stir our passions...

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  • Exploring Art, Painting and Drawing
    10:00 am - 12:30 pm
    Lectures, Bel Air

    with Gwen and Oscar Farmer, at University Women College This hands-on course is a personal creative exploration offering a broad study of the arts including composition, drawing and painting and is suitable for the beginning artist and the more experienced. Topics will include: Paintings and their...

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  • “Elvira: Mistress of the Dark” Exhibit and the “Dungeon of Doom”
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Arts & Entertainment, Hollywood

    The Hollywood Museum’s “Dungeon of Doom” sets the stage for a Halloween horror extravaganza with authentic items from many of Hollywood’s spookiest movies and TV shows of all time. Guests will experience an unusual trip down cinematic memory lane including a showcase of the first...

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  • Make A Difference Day At VITAS Hospice Care
    5:30 pm - 12:00 pm
    Programs, South Bay

    On October 26, Temple Shalom will join thousands of people across the nation reaching out to those in need, less fortunate or in our case, to recognize the care and compassion of Hospice Healthcare Heroes. Hospice caregivers enter our lives in the most difficult moments. They not only bring...

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  • Jewels of the Connoisseur
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Arts & Entertainment, Orange County

    This exhibition features exquisite pieces of jewelry set with stones that many have never seen or heard of such as benitoites, rainbow feldspars and yogo sapphires. Although set in common jewelry forms such as necklaces, pins and pendants and with other easily recognizable stones and diamonds,...

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  • A New HARRY POTTER Collection Illuminates The Hollywood Museum
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    , Hollywood

    Harry Potter’s legendary wizardry lives on at The Hollywood Museum, the official museum of Hollywood, located in the Historic Max Factor Building. The Museum’s new collection of sorcery includes acquisitions from the Harry Potter film franchise, considered among the highest-grossing films of...

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  • WISDOM CIRCLE: Becoming a Community of Elders
    11:00 am - 2:30 pm
    Seniors, Beverly Hills

    Wisdom Circle is a newly formed dynamic and wide ranging community of individuals and couples who gather once a month for learning and fun. November 7th: 11 am – 12 pm Presentation by Bruce Phillips, Ph.D., Sociologist and Professor of Jewish Communal Service at HUCJIR about the impact of the...

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  • Global Citizen: The Architecture of Moshe Safdie
    12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Arts & Entertainment, West Los Angeles

    U.S. premiere! Journey through a three-dimensional landscape of striking architecture in this career- spanning exhibition of Moshe Safdie’s work. Global Citizen: The Architecture of Moshe Safdie surveys the renowned architect’s career from his formative period in the 1960s and early 1970s to...

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  • Savvy Caregiver
    4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Adult Education, Santa Monica

    Do you help a family member living with Alzheimer’s disease? Attend a FREE course for Alzheimer’s disease family caregivers sponsored by Alzheimer’s Association During 6 weeks, 2 hours each week - the following topics will be covered • Learn about Alzheimer’s Disease/Dementia •...

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  • L.A. Fright Night and Pumpkin Patch
    6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Holidays, Los Angeles

    L.A. Fright Night and Pumpkin Patch- Halloween maze, various costume contest, bake sale and candy give-a-way!

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  • Learn Krav Maga
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Sports, Los Angeles

    Friends, please come and try a krav maga class as my guest.  This is self defense system of the Israeli military, special forces and anti-terror units. Easy to learn, hard to forget and a fun workout.  Suitable for men and women aged 14 and up.  Class is Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 7-8pm....

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  • Rabbi Reuben & Friends: “On the Rabbis’ Minds”
    7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Events, Pacific Palisades

    Listen in as Rabbi Reuben and fellow Los Angeles Rabbis engage in a free-ranging conversation about the state of our Jewish community today and their views of the future. Guest Rabbis: Rabbi Karen L. Fox and Rabbi Jason Weiner, BCC. FREE and open to the public. RSVP preferred.

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  • The 75th Anniversary of Kristallnacht
    7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Lectures, Bel Air

    Featuring author Jonathan Kirsch. In commemoration of the 75th anniversary of Kristallnacht, the Whizin Center for Continuing Education will present a special program featuring Jonathan Kirsch speaking on his important new book The Short, Strange Life of Herschel Grynszpan: A Boy Avenger, A nazi...

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  • Does Jewish Magic Exist
    7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Classes, Pico/Robertson

    Just in time for Halloween: Is there such a thing as Jewish magic? [The answer isn’t what you think]. What the Torah and Talmud really say about sorcery, magic spells and witches. Maggie Anton, author of Rav Hisda’s Daughter - A novel of love, the Talmud and sorcery will teach this class....

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  • Round Robin Table Tennis Tournament
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
    Sports, Mid Wilshire

    Have fun and get some exercise! Every Wednesday, the Gilbert Table Tennis Center (located on the ground floor of the Westside Jewish Community Center) hosts a round robin table tennis tournament. All ages are welcome, and there are no requirements beyond knowing tournament rules for table tennis...

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  • Tracers & The Long Way Home
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Arts & Entertainment, Los Angeles

    Winning upwards of 50 awards (including Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle, LA Weekly, Ovation, Garland, and BEST PRODUCTION two years in a row), and lauded as “Best Theatre Company of 2012” by the LA Weekly, Rogue Machine will partner with the United States Veterans’ Artists Alliance for two...

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  • Creditors
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Arts & Entertainment, Los Angeles

    A sexy, savage, darkly comic (and very modern) take on the battle of the sexes, David Greig’s new version of August Strindberg’s psychological thriller will now make its Los Angeles Premiere in a co-production between two of the city’s most respected theaters, the Odyssey Theatre Ensemble and...

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  • The Mystery of Irma Vep
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Arts & Entertainment, Burbank

    A classic COMEDY named one of the best plays of 1984 by The New York Times, this ridiculous romp begins on a dark and stormy night when Lady Enid and Lord Edgar arrive at their haunted estate and a silly mystery unfolds. Complete with vampires, werewolves, mummies and damsels in distress, the...

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