Education Events:

Whether you are bored every year… and go for family, guilt, or nostalgia…or haven’t gone for years, give it one more chance.  Services are in english with meaning & melody. All services will be held at the Writers Guild Theater YOM KIPPUR Tuesday, October 8 Services from 6:30-8:30 PM (Kol Nidray) Candle Lighting  6:11 PM (more…)

  • FREE HIGH HOLIDAY SERVICES
    October 8, 2019 - October 13, 2019
    6:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Study the Prophets, Judges, Samuel, King David & Solomon. This class is Free of Charge. The class is always held in the Farmers Market Community room, right above Kip’s Toyland on the 2nd & 4th Tuesday each month. Pastries and Coffee will be served from Coffee Bean sponsored by anonymous. The class is for Men (more…)

  • TORAH AT THE GROVE
    August 13, 2019 - August 27, 2019
    7:45 pm - 9:00 pm

A delicious home cooked Shabbat meal at the home of Esther & Rabbi Mendel Schwartz in Hancock Park. Enjoy a four course dinner, homemade gefilte fish, Esther’s Challa (worth the Carbs), chicken soup w/ Matza Balls (that’ll make your Grandma proud), main course, drinks, wine, and dessert. Meet new people while Esther & Mendel do (more…)

  • Dinner for 30 Strangers
    June 28, 2019
    7:00 pm - 11:30 pm

To book or inquire of any available rooms, please email olivia@chaicenter.org Twice a year Olivia Schwartz runs a women’s retreat for spiritual and physical growth and nurturing. The retreat is held in Desert Hot springs (near Palm Springs) known for its excellent hot mineral water and various spa treatments. There is a diverse and full (more…)

  • May 31, 2019 - June 2, 2019
    2:00 pm

This class is given by Rabbi Mendel Schwartz every other Friday. Generously sponsored by Paul Hastings in Century City with special thanks to Craig Emanuel. 12:30: Lunch, Drinks, Shmooz / 1:00 -1:40 PM: Class Please Register to the class, and you will receive an email confirmation with exact address. Class is free, Parking at Century (more…)

  • November 9, 2019 - February 28, 2020
    12:30 pm - 1:40 pm

Kabbalistic Soul Meditations w/ Master Marcus J. Freed WE ARE SOLD OUT How can you connect with your soul through meditation & movement? What is the connection between Kabbalah, yoga, tai chi & your breath? Join us for a special Chai Center Friday night event where we will experience a true body-soul connection & learn (more…)

  • April 28, 2017
    7:00 pm