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February 2023

Morning Mindfulness with Julie Potiker

Wednesday, February 1 @ 10:00 am - 10:40 am
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Zoom CA United States
Free

Wednesdays mornings from 10:00-10:45 am   Give yourself the gift of calm. Join Julie Potiker for this grounding way to start the day and move from a place of fear to a place of calm. In these forty-five-minute mindfulness sessions, you will experience bringing your attention to the present moment without judgment. For past sessions, visit: https://blubrry.com/balancedmind/ About Julie: Julie Potiker is a mindfulness expert with extensive teacher training in a variety of tools and methods, including Mindful Self-Compassion. Through her…

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SNAP! From Chaos to Calm: Book Launch & Workshop with author Julie Potiker

Thursday, February 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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$36

Join us on Thursday, February 2nd from 6:00 - 8:00 pm for one of the most unique book launches you have ever experienced! Julie Potiker's latest book, SNAP! From Chaos to Calm, will be released in early 2023. The launch will begin with a festive reception with light bites and beverages and will be followed by an hour-long mindfulness workshop. The workshop begins promptly at 6:30 pm. Each registrant will receive a hardcover copy of SNAP! and Julie will be…

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An Overview of Israeli Current Affairs

Sunday, February 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Zoom CA United States
Free

Join us for an overview of Israeli current affairs from the editor of The Times of Israel -- covering everything from the recent elections, to regional challenges, the high-tech economy, and relations with Diaspora Jews and key allies. David Horovitz is the founding editor of The Times of Israel, the fastest-growing current affairs website in the Jewish world, with an average of some 8 million monthly users worldwide and 40 million monthly page views. The Times of Israel, which provides…

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Does the Bible Take the Bible Literally? Biblical Criticism of Religion with Rabbi Emeritus Michael Berk

Tuesday, February 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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Diverse Access (hybrid), 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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We tend to think of religion as how we relate to God; how we serve and think of God. In other words, religion is about rituals, rites, and praise of God. The Bible criticizes this understanding of religion. In this class, we will examine how the bible criticizes the temple rites and rituals and how we think of God. Session I: Do Rituals Protect Us? The Problem of Taking Religion Too Seriously Session 2: Does God Want our Praise? Session…

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Herzl’s Budapest

Tuesday, February 7 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Zoom CA United States
Free

Theodore Herzl was born and grew up in Budapest in a rapidly growing Jewish community situated in a rapidly emerging European metropolis. He lived in the heart of the most Jewish part of the city and a stone’s throw from the large Dohany Street Synagogue. Although he was religiously lax and largely indifferent to religious observance, he came of age in a vibrant world of Jewish ideas, lifestyles, and identities. In addition, he grew at a time when there was…

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Morning Mindfulness with Julie Potiker

Wednesday, February 8 @ 10:00 am - 10:40 am
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Zoom CA United States
Free

Wednesdays mornings from 10:00-10:45 am   Give yourself the gift of calm. Join Julie Potiker for this grounding way to start the day and move from a place of fear to a place of calm. In these forty-five-minute mindfulness sessions, you will experience bringing your attention to the present moment without judgment. For past sessions, visit: https://blubrry.com/balancedmind/ About Julie: Julie Potiker is a mindfulness expert with extensive teacher training in a variety of tools and methods, including Mindful Self-Compassion. Through her…

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Does the Bible Take the Bible Literally? Biblical Criticism of Religion with Rabbi Emeritus Michael Berk

Tuesday, February 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, February 21, 2023

Diverse Access (hybrid), 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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We tend to think of religion as how we relate to God; how we serve and think of God. In other words, religion is about rituals, rites, and praise of God. The Bible criticizes this understanding of religion. In this class, we will examine how the bible criticizes the temple rites and rituals and how we think of God. Session I: Do Rituals Protect Us? The Problem of Taking Religion Too Seriously Session 2: Does God Want our Praise? Session…

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Morning Mindfulness with Julie Potiker

Wednesday, February 15 @ 10:00 am - 10:40 am
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Zoom CA United States
Free

Wednesdays mornings from 10:00-10:45 am   Give yourself the gift of calm. Join Julie Potiker for this grounding way to start the day and move from a place of fear to a place of calm. In these forty-five-minute mindfulness sessions, you will experience bringing your attention to the present moment without judgment. For past sessions, visit: https://blubrry.com/balancedmind/ About Julie: Julie Potiker is a mindfulness expert with extensive teacher training in a variety of tools and methods, including Mindful Self-Compassion. Through her…

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Adult Evening Book Club

Thursday, February 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Zoom CA United States
Free

Are you a reader looking to connect with others and discuss great literature? Join our monthly book club! We welcome adults of all ages to come together and engage in thought-provoking discussions about a diverse range of books. Whether you're a seasoned bookworm or a newcomer to the reading scene, we encourage you to join us for an enjoyable and enriching experience. Date           Book                                                     Facilitator September 15, 2022     Apeirigon                                                Carol Levy October 20, 2022       The House of Fragile Things                 Barbara…

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Curating Between Hope and Despair: Creating POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews

Sunday, February 19 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zoom CA United States
Free

POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews aspires to be an agent of transformation that can move an entire society forward. Its mission is to recover the history of Polish Jews and transmit the legacy of the civilization they created to future generations. Winner of the 2016 European Museum of the Year Award, POLIN Museum features a multimedia narrative exhibition dedicated to the thousand-year history of Jewish life. The history of Polish Jews presented at POLIN Museum offers a…

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Does the Bible Take the Bible Literally? Biblical Criticism of Religion with Rabbi Emeritus Michael Berk

Tuesday, February 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, February 21, 2023

Diverse Access (hybrid), 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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We tend to think of religion as how we relate to God; how we serve and think of God. In other words, religion is about rituals, rites, and praise of God. The Bible criticizes this understanding of religion. In this class, we will examine how the bible criticizes the temple rites and rituals and how we think of God. Session I: Do Rituals Protect Us? The Problem of Taking Religion Too Seriously Session 2: Does God Want our Praise? Session…

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The Bedouin and the Hebrew Bible

Tuesday, February 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Zoom CA United States
Free

Do Jews owe their relationship with the God of the Bible to the Bedouin populating Israel's Negev? That's the theory of Israel's foremost expert on the nomadic people of the Negev, an American Israeli who has spent the last four decades living among the Bedouin and researching them. Clinton Bailey posits that Moses, who fled Egypt into the ancestors of the Bedouin, adopted their way of life and their deity as his own before leading the Jews to freedom. Dr.…

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Morning Mindfulness with Julie Potiker

Wednesday, February 22 @ 10:00 am - 10:40 am
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Zoom CA United States
Free

Wednesdays mornings from 10:00-10:45 am   Give yourself the gift of calm. Join Julie Potiker for this grounding way to start the day and move from a place of fear to a place of calm. In these forty-five-minute mindfulness sessions, you will experience bringing your attention to the present moment without judgment. For past sessions, visit: https://blubrry.com/balancedmind/ About Julie: Julie Potiker is a mindfulness expert with extensive teacher training in a variety of tools and methods, including Mindful Self-Compassion. Through her…

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Nosh & Learn: Mental Health and Herzog Hospital – Vision for the Future with CEO Dr. Jacob Haviv

Wednesday, February 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Beth Israel is honored to host American Friends of Herzog Hospital in a special Nosh & Learn event featuring Dr. Jacob Haviv, CEO of Herzog Hospital. Join us for a special event where Dr. Haviv will speak about the important work being done at Herzog Hospital, Israel’s foremost center for geriatric, respiratory, mental health, and psychotrauma care, treatment, and research. Established in 1894, Herzog Hospital has 330 beds in the original building and has recently added another 270 beds with…

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Jewish Comedians – Pioneers of Television: Featuring Sid Caesar, Jack Benny, Danny Kaye and Joan Rivers

Wednesday, February 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Zoom CA United States
Free

Join Entertainment Historian John Kenrick as he brings to life the comedic legends of Sid Caesar, Jack Benny, Danny Kaye, and Joan Rivers! From the Catskills to Broadway and beyond, these icons redefined comedy and captured the hearts of audiences everywhere. Don't miss out on these hilarious presentations on Wednesdays, February 22, March 1, 8, and 22, from 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm, exclusively on Zoom. Hail Caesar!: How Sid & His Legion Conquered the World of Comedy – Sid…

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Jews of Argentina “They sowed seeds and harvested doctors”

Tuesday, February 28 @ 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
Zoom CA United States
Free

The Argentinean Jewish Community is the 6th largest in the world after Israel, the USA, France, Canada and the UK. The first Jewish communities in Latin America were Sephardic. What happened to those Jews during the Inquisition? Why, if Latin America was part of the Spanish Empire, is the Jewish Community in Argentina 80% Ashkenazi and only 20% Sephardic today? We are going to answer all these questions and many more during the first session of our Virtual Jewish Tour…

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March 2023

Morning Mindfulness with Julie Potiker

Wednesday, March 1 @ 10:00 am - 10:40 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, June 28, 2023

One event on Thursday, January 7, 2021 at 10:00 am

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Zoom CA United States
Free

Wednesdays mornings from 10:00-10:45 am   Give yourself the gift of calm. Join Julie Potiker for this grounding way to start the day and move from a place of fear to a place of calm. In these forty-five-minute mindfulness sessions, you will experience bringing your attention to the present moment without judgment. For past sessions, visit: https://blubrry.com/balancedmind/ About Julie: Julie Potiker is a mindfulness expert with extensive teacher training in a variety of tools and methods, including Mindful Self-Compassion. Through her…

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Jewish Comedians – Pioneers of Television: Featuring Sid Caesar, Jack Benny, Danny Kaye and Joan Rivers

Wednesday, March 1 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, March 22, 2023

Zoom CA United States
Free

Join Entertainment Historian John Kenrick as he brings to life the comedic legends of Sid Caesar, Jack Benny, Danny Kaye, and Joan Rivers! From the Catskills to Broadway and beyond, these icons redefined comedy and captured the hearts of audiences everywhere. Don't miss out on these hilarious presentations on Wednesdays, February 22, March 1, 8, and 22, from 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm, exclusively on Zoom. Hail Caesar!: How Sid & His Legion Conquered the World of Comedy – Sid…

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Morning Mindfulness with Julie Potiker

Wednesday, March 8 @ 10:00 am - 10:40 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, June 28, 2023

One event on Thursday, January 7, 2021 at 10:00 am

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Zoom CA United States
Free

Wednesdays mornings from 10:00-10:45 am   Give yourself the gift of calm. Join Julie Potiker for this grounding way to start the day and move from a place of fear to a place of calm. In these forty-five-minute mindfulness sessions, you will experience bringing your attention to the present moment without judgment. For past sessions, visit: https://blubrry.com/balancedmind/ About Julie: Julie Potiker is a mindfulness expert with extensive teacher training in a variety of tools and methods, including Mindful Self-Compassion. Through her…

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Jewish Comedians – Pioneers of Television: Featuring Sid Caesar, Jack Benny, Danny Kaye and Joan Rivers

Wednesday, March 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, March 22, 2023

Zoom CA United States
Free

Join Entertainment Historian John Kenrick as he brings to life the comedic legends of Sid Caesar, Jack Benny, Danny Kaye, and Joan Rivers! From the Catskills to Broadway and beyond, these icons redefined comedy and captured the hearts of audiences everywhere. Don't miss out on these hilarious presentations on Wednesdays, February 22, March 1, 8, and 22, from 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm, exclusively on Zoom. Hail Caesar!: How Sid & His Legion Conquered the World of Comedy – Sid…

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