Events for Thursday, December 05, 2013
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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...
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...
Campus, Los Angeles
Project XO is a community effort to protect teenage girls from sexual assault. We are creating educational series teaching women’s self defense for PE teachers in high schools and middle schools. The educational series will be distributed FREELY to 300 high schools and middle schools, enrolling...
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Arts & Entertainment, Hollywood
What does Lucy, Jeannie, Jed Clampett and Tony Soprano have in common? They are all celebrating Christmas at The Hollywood Museum in the Historic Max Factor Building. Guests can view “I Dream of Jeannie’s” magical lamp, the classic truck from “The Beverly Hillbillies,” the Max Factor...
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,...
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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...
Events, New York
Event Name: Rooftop Thursday Afterwork Party at The Empire Hotel Rooftop - Free on “The E&R Group” guestlist Thursday, October 24, 2013 Each and every Thursday The E&R Group (Eric Virgil and Rob Diesel) Afterwork Thursdays at The Empire Hotel Rooftop located 44 West 63rd Street between Broadway...
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...
Events, Century City
StandWithUs is hosting an After Party for Young Professionals (ages 21-39) after the annual Festival of Lights gala! Come join for drinks, live entertainment and celebrity DJ Aviel Altit! WHEN: Sunday December 8, 2013, at 9:00 PM at the Century Plaza Hotel in Century City. COST: The after...
Acting for Theatre: Play Building & Musical Theatre workshops for ages 7 to 12! Every child is featu4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Classes, Santa Monica
“I am continuously impressed! The workshops and plays are structured so that every child can be successful!” raves educator B. Clough. Daily Variety calls it “One of the best in the country!” It’s the Santa Monica Playhouse Diversity-in-Education Conservatory Play Production Experience...
Arts & Entertainment, Pico/Robertson
Join us for our MENA/VICEROY Art Opening Thursday December 12! We will have delicious food, drinks and art! Inside/Outside Gallery presents a new group exhibit, “MENA/VICEROY” as in Middle East/North Africa and viceroy, colonial ruler. The exhibit is organized by The Curatorial Practices class...
6:00 pm - 4:00 am
Events, New York
Thursday Rooftop Happy Hour at The Empire Hotel Rooftop located 44 West 63rd Street between Broadway and Columbus Avenue Every Thursday Doors Open at 6pm til 3am Music: Live Dj playing Top40, House, Classics, Hip-hop & Mash ups Admission: Everyone free on Eric Virgil’s guestlist. To rsvp go...
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
Programs, West Los Angeles
MEDITATION This FREE informational workshop is intended to help improve the lives of those with cancer and their caregivers. Explore a variety of techniques to help reduce stress, promote relaxation, enhance the immune system, and empower yourself to regain more control over...
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Adult Education, Mar Vista
Hebrew Immersion Series November 4, 2013 - January 30, 2014 Three Evenings a Week Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 28 Sessions 6:00 - 7:30 pm Members: $15 per class Non-Members: $20 per class (Enroll in the entire series, get 4 classes free) Please call 310-915-5200 to enroll or email...
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....
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Events, Pacific Palisades
Tikkun Olam’s annual sustainable Hanukah film screening. Follow National Geographic photographer James Balog across the Arctic as he deploys time-lapse cameras to capture a multi-year record of the world’s changing glaciers. Panel discussion follows the film. Co-sponsored by the Natural Resources...
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Panel Discussions, South Bay
Uriel Heilman Speaks - The Pew Survey and the Future of American Jewry: Breaking Down the recent Pew Research Center Survey of U.S. Jews and what it means for the future of the American Jewish community. Date: 12/5/2013 7:30:00 PM The Pew Research Center has carefully documented changing nature...
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wrap up your Chanukah with us as we share stories, drinks and nosh. There will be dreidels to play with and latkes to eat! And while we are playing, hear from AJWS grantee Claudia Samayoa from Guatemala and learn about some amazing opportunities to engage locally and globally to realize human...