Unconventional Responses to Unique Catastrophes: What Is Life Worth? with Ken Feinberg
Nov
11
11:30am11:30am

Unconventional Responses to Unique Catastrophes: What Is Life Worth? with Ken Feinberg

KEN FEINBERG has been key to resolving many of our nation's most challenging and widely known disputes. He is best known for serving as the Special Master of the Federal September 11th Victim Compensation Fund of 2001, in which he reached out to all who qualified to file a claim, evaluated applications, determined appropriate compensation, and disseminated awards.

Mr. Feinberg shared his extraordinary experience in his book What Is Life Worth?, published in 2005 by Public Affairs Press, and in his follow-up book, Who Gets What, published by Public Affairs Press in 2012.

Mr. Feinberg has been appointed to two presidential-level commissions because of his experience and expertise, and has had a distinguished teaching career as an Adjunct Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, Georgetown University Law Center, the University of Pennsylvania Law School, Columbia University Law School, New York University Law School, and the University of Virginia Law School.

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HOLD THE DATE/RSVP - 10/12 Yizkor/Luncheon
Oct
12
10:00am10:00am

HOLD THE DATE/RSVP - 10/12 Yizkor/Luncheon

Please mark your calendar to join us for YIZKOR MEMORIAL SERVICES on Thursday, October 12th, featuring the Beverly Hills Acapella led by Cantor Levi Coleman.

Services will begin at 10am with Yizkor at 11am.

Immediately following services, you are invited to join Rabbi Yossi and Chami Cunin for lunch.

We look forward to seeing you!

For the location and to RSVP, contact us at info@beverlyhillsjc.org or (310) 276-4246.

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Sukkot
Oct
4
to Oct 7

Sukkot

Sukkot/Shabbat Times:

Beverly Hills Jewish Community

Sukkot Schedule:

Wednesday, October 4th:

  • Candle Lighting @ 6:15p
  • Mincha/Arvit: 6pm
  • Mincah/Arvit Conclude: 6:45pm

Thursday: 1st Day of Sukkot:

  • Torah & Coffee 9:30am
  • Shachrit: 10am
  • Torah Reading: 11am
  • 10.30a Signature Kids Program with Eli Rice!

Mincha/Arvit: 6pm Mincah/Arvit

  • Light Candles after 7:09pm

Friday: 2nd Day of Sukkot:

  • Torah & Coffee 9:30am
  • Shachrit: 10am
  • Torah Reading: 10.40a
  • 10.30am Signature Kids Program with Eli Rice!

Mincha/Arvit: 6:pm Mincah/Arvit

  • Light Shabbat Candles Before 6:13pm

Shabbat Morning:

  • Torah & Coffee 9:30am
  • Shachrit: 10am
  • Torah Reading: 11am
  • 10.30am Signature Kids Program with Eli Rice!

Mincha/Third meal/Arvit:

  • 6pm Mincha/Arvit
  • Havdalah:7:06pm

Come over and make a blessing in the Sukkah!!!

Rabbi Yossi & Chami Cunin

!!!ושמחת בחגיך והיית אך שמח

Please Note:

For our Sukkot location and to RSVP, contact us at info@beverlyhillsjc.org or (310) 276-4246

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Rosh Hashanah, 2017
Sep
20
to Sep 22

Rosh Hashanah, 2017

Join us for Rosh Hashanah Wed. Sept. 20, 2017 5:45pm - Fri. September 22, 2017 6:50pm

  • Eve: Wednesday, September 20
  • 1st Day: Thursday, September 21
  • 2nd Day: Friday, September 22

RSVP ONLINE or call (310) 276.4246

Location:

The Beverly Hills Hotel

9641 Sunset Blvd.

Beverly Hills, CA 90210

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Shabbat Soiree at the Beverly Hills Jewish Community
Sep
15
7:30pm 7:30pm

Shabbat Soiree at the Beverly Hills Jewish Community

Please join us for dinner as we end the summer amongst friends and new faces in Beverly Hills as we eat, drink, and mingle for a cause and the fight against hunger in Israel.

On September 15th, 2017, the Beverly Hills Jewish Community will unite with Leket Israel, with the goal of bringing together the young women and men of the Los Angeles Jewish community and helping a greater cause.

The event will include a cocktail hour, followed by a catered kosher 3-course meal, and honorary speaker, Paul Leiba's discussion about Leket Israel, set in the beautiful backyard of a private residence in Beverly Hills.

Individual $50.00

Couple $85.00

To purchase tickets :

https://www.squadup.com/events/shabbat-soiree-by-the-beverly-hills-jewish-community

Limited places available.

Email: David.malcz@gmail.com

We hope to see you there.

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BHJC/Chabad Women's Circle Pre-Rosh Hashanah Challah Bake 2017-5778
Sep
13
6:45pm 6:45pm

BHJC/Chabad Women's Circle Pre-Rosh Hashanah Challah Bake 2017-5778

Ladies, please join us for a Challah baking class:

Wednesday, 22 Elul / September 13 @ 6:45pm.

Learn how to make delicious homemade round challah for Rosh Hashanah, and discover why this beautiful mitzvah was given to women.

Light Refreshments will be Served.

RSVP to Chami Cunin at chamicunin@gmail.com for location or order below.

Couvert: $50.00

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Connecting Millennials to Israel: How to Engage in the Information Age with Chloé Valdary
Sep
9
11:30am11:30am

Connecting Millennials to Israel: How to Engage in the Information Age with Chloé Valdary

Chloé Valdary, a leading new voice in the pro-Israel movement, is changing the conversation about Israel.

Chloé recently served as a Tikvah Fellow at the Wall Street Journal, where she conducted in-depth research about pro-Israel organizations and trends on campus. She has also been named one of Algemeiner’s top 100 people positively affecting Jewish life today. Today she serves as Director of Partnerships & Outreach at Jerusalem U and as a Shillman Fellow.

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Dr. Shira Efron - Challenges & Opportunities: Israeli-Arab Regional Cooperation
Aug
26
11:30am11:30am

Dr. Shira Efron - Challenges & Opportunities: Israeli-Arab Regional Cooperation

DR. SHIRA EFRON is a policy researcher at the RAND Corporation, a special advisor on Israel with RAND’s Center for Middle East Public Policy, and a professor at the Pardee RAND Graduate School. She has extensive experience investigating geopolitical trends in the broader Middle East as well as domestic policies in Israel Prior to RAND, Dr. Efron was the policy director and country representative of the Institute for Inclusive Security in Israel. Previously, she was a policy analyst at the Center for American Progress. Dr. Efron was also a research analyst at a hedge fund in New York, an editor at the Israeli newspaper Ha’aretz, and a reporter in the Israeli Defense Forces. Dr. Efron graduated from the Pardee RAND Graduate School with a Ph.D. in policy analysis. She has an M.A. in international relations/international business from New York University (NYU) and a B.Sc. in biology and computer science from Tel Aviv University. For

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Dr. Charles Asher Small
May
27
11:30am11:30am

Dr. Charles Asher Small

Dr. Charles Asher Small is the Director of the Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy (ISGAP), and the Koret Distinguished Scholar at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University. Charles has lectured internationally and worked as a consultant and policy advisor in North America, Europe, Southern Africa, and the Middle East. As a scholar on antisemitism, he has spoken as an expert to eight national Parliaments around the world, addressed the United Nations, and has been a guest speaker at top universities throughout North America, England, Eastern Europe, South Africa, China, New Zealand, Australia, Israel and other nations, as well as attending key academic and policy conferences – including the World Economic Forum at Davos, Switzerland. Currently, Charles holds research seminars series with ISGAP on the interdisciplinary study of antisemitism at Fordham University, the Harvard Law School, the Columbia University Law School, McGill University, Stanford University’s Hoover Institution, and University of Miami.

Charles received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, McGill University, Montreal; a M.Sc. in Urban Development Planning in Economics, Development Planning Unit (DPU), University College London; and a Doctorate of Philosophy (D.Phil), St. Antony’s College, Oxford University. He completed post-doctorate research at the Groupement de recherche ethnicité et société, Université de Montréal.

Charles Small has two books forthcoming, including “Global Antisemitism: A Crisis of Modernity” to be published by Brill Publications 2013.

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Alon Ben-David (Lecture)
May
20
11:30am11:30am

Alon Ben-David (Lecture)

Alon Ben-David is a television and print journalist, who has been covering the Middle East conflict for more than 25 years. Specializing in defense and military issues, Mr. Ben-David is currently Senior Defense Correspondent for Israel Channel 10 and a contributor to several international publications. He also co-anchors the network's Friday news magazine.

Mr. Ben-David has covered all major events in the region in the last three decades, including the first and second Intifada, the assassination of Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin, the Disengagement from Gaza, Israel's long war in Lebanon and the recent Gaza conflict. He has reported from scenes of major global events, such as the 9/11 attacks in NY.

Alon Ben-David holds a BA in political science from Tel Aviv University and a master’s in public administration from Harvard University. He is a senior research fellow at the Center for International Communication at Bar-Ilan University.

Mr. Ben-David frequently lectures throughout the world on topics relating to the Middle East.

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The challenge of Homeland Security: “How to Combat Terror” with Ambassador Ido Aharoni
Apr
29
11:30am11:30am

The challenge of Homeland Security: “How to Combat Terror” with Ambassador Ido Aharoni

AMBASSADOR IDO AHARONI serves as a global distinguished professor at New York University’s School of International Relations in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences.

Ambassador Aharoni is a 25-year veteran of Israel’s Foreign service, a public diplomacy specialist, founder of the Brand Israel program and a well-known nation branding practitioner.

Ambassador Aharoni, who served as Israel’s longest serving consul-general in New York and the tristate area for six years, oversaw the operations of Israel’s largest diplomatic mission worldwide.

Ambassador Aharoni has been a member of Israel’s Foreign Service since the summer of 1991 and held two other overseas positions in Los Angeles and in New York.

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Israel and Syria: Why You Need to Know with Andrew J. Tabler
Mar
25
11:30am11:30am

Israel and Syria: Why You Need to Know with Andrew J. Tabler

ANDREW J. TABLER is the Martin J. Gross Fellow in the Program on Arab Politics at The Washington Institute, where he focuses on Syria and U.S. policy in the Levant.

Mr. Tabler achieved unparalleled long-term access to Bashar al-Assad’s Syria.

During fourteen years of residence in the Middle East, Mr. Tabler served as co-founder and editor-in-chief of Syria Today, Syria’s first private-sector English-language magazine; as a consultant on U.S.-Syria relations for the International Crisis Group (2008); and as a fellow of the Institute of Current World Affairs (2005-2007), writing on Syrian, Lebanese, and Middle Eastern affairs.

Mr. Tabler has lived, worked and studied extensively in Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Tunisia, and Turkey.

His articles and opinion pieces on Middle East affairs and U.S. foreign policy have appeared in the New York Times, the New York Times Magazine, the International Herald Tribune, Newsweek, Foreign Policy, and Foreign Affairs. He has also appeared in interviews with CNN, NBC, CBS, PBS, NPR, and the BBC.

Mr. Tabler is author of Syria’s Collapse and How Washington Can Stop It (Foreign Affairs, July-August 2013) and the 2011 book In the Lion’s Den: An Eyewitness Account of Washington’s Battle with Syria (Lawrence Hill Books).

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Sep
25
12:00pm12:00pm

Shofar Factory

The Beverly Hills Jewish Community is excited to host its annual Shofar Factory, for children, in anticipation of the Jewish new year. Participants will help create a kosher Shofar. The horn will be cured, sawed, drilled and polished. Once their Shofar is completed, students will learn how to sound it, and practice the traditional sequence of notes blown on Rosh Hashana.

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Sep
15
7:00pm 7:00pm

Challah Bake

Ladies, please join us for a Challah baking class:
Wednesday, 12 Elul / September 15 @ 7:00pm.

Learn how to make delicious homemade challah for Shabbos, and discover why this beautiful mitzvah was given to women.

Light Refreshments will be Served.

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