Category: SAN DIEGO

ONE NIGHT ONLY! Tickets on sale NOW!

Tickets on Sale Now for March 10, 2015 at Lyceum Theatre San Diego, CA, FEB 18, 2015 – The Jewish Federation of San Diego has offered a grant to the MidraShow (www.midrashow.com), a joint project of The Orthodox Union’s NextGen…

JCC Distinguished Speaker Series

  “The Twenty-seventh Man” an Evening with the Old Globe Artistic Director Barry Edelstein January 28, 2015, 7:00 P.M. Lawrence Family JCC, JACOBS FAMILY CAMPUS David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre Box office: 858-362-1348   Buy tickets by Monday and save…

Speakers of Several Faiths Stand with Israel

Story by Donald H. Harrison; Photos by Solange SAN DIEGO – With Islamist terrorism striking globally and Palestinians and their supporters attempting to intimidate Jewish college students across America, StandWithUs put together a multi-religious line-up of speakers Sunday evening, Dec….

Did Sukkot help shape Thanksgiving?

Did Sukkot help shape America’s Thanksgiving? According to one of the foremost experts on American Judaism, Dr. Jonathan Sarna, the biblical holiday did not exactly guide the Puritans’ thinking during colonial times, but they were generally influenced by the idea…

Charlene Seidle chosen as next CEO of JCF

SAN DIEGO (Press Release)– The Board of Directors of the Jewish Community Foundation of San Diego has selected Charlene Seidle as the Foundation’s next President and Chief Executive Officer upon the retirement of outgoing President & CEO Marjory Kaplan in…