Jewish Journal

Events for Tuesday, December 17, 2013

  • 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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  • Project XO - arming teenage girls from sexual assault
    All Day
    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...

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  • Imaginese Arts Festival
    2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
    Arts & Entertainment, Culver City

    IMAGINESE ARTS FESTIVAL! Imaginese Productions presents… IMAGINESE ARTS FESTIVAL! December 7th - 21st, 2013 ***A PORTION OF THE PROCEEDS GO TO THE YOUNG STORYTELLER’S FOUNDATION developing literacy through the art of storytelling.*** This three week long festival features: FOUR CLOWNS JR....

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  • South African Jews- past, present and post Mandela
    10:00 am - 12:00 am
    Adult Education, Bel Air

    Explore the 120 year history of the Jews of South Africa from an international and political perspective. Understand the factors influencing Jewish immigration and emigration and the affects and consequences of apartheid on Jews and the South African Government’s relationship with Israel.

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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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  • 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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  • Hebrew Immersion Series
    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...

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  • Doc U Point of View: Editors on the Art of Storytelling
    7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Panel Discussions, Fairfax

    Great documentaries are made, not born, and the place where that happens is in the editing room. A good editor can save a documentary director’s neck; a great one can make a director look like a genius. So, who are these saviors and alchemists and what special storytelling skills do they have that...

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