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TEC Summer Smash

TEC Summer Smash Pics


Summer​Fest 2015 was a huge success!

Here are pictures from the day!

Upcoming Events

Sunday, October 4, 2015 - 8:30am
Monday, October 5, 2015 - 10:00am
Monday, October 5, 2015 - 7:00pm
Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 10:00am
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 7:15pm
Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 9:30am

Caring Connections and More

Caring Connections Support Groups: TEC is proud to offer two support groups open to the community: Parents of Special Needs Children and Bereavement. Our Parents of Special Needs Children  generally meets every other Thursday from 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. in the Adult Lounge. Click here for dates. Our Bereavement group will meet every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month.

2nd Annual Golf Tournament. Many TEC members and volunteers had a great time at the Spanish Hills Country Club, taking part in the 2nd annual Golf Tournament. Check out the fun with these pictures!

Chai Lights

Sisterhood Membership Lunch - Annual Sisterhood Lunch, October 11th, Noon. Click here for further details. Also, bring cash or checks - fabulous raffle prizes await you!

Men's Club Beer and Pizza - Sunday, October 18th, 6PM at TEC. Especially for dads of children in Preschool, and grades K-7. Beer and pizza with the guys, plus the things you weren't taught as a Bar Mitzvah student, but need to know as a Jewish man! Info and rsvp: [email protected].

Israel Trip - Informational Meeting. Oct. 20th at 6:15 p.m. in the Wolfson.  Pizza will be served & kids are invited. Come learn how this trip to the Holy Land is perfect for all generations and a unique opportunity for a special Bar or Bat Mitzvah.  Click here for Israel Tour flyer.

Spain Trip - Informational Meeting. Oct. 20th at 8:00 p.m. in the Wolfson.  Enjoy a glass of wine, while we learn about all the exciting, historical stops planned for our trip to Spain. Click here for Spain Tour flyer.

Jewish Lens Mini-Series. 10/24/2015 7:00 PM Sanctuary. Part Two: The Jewish Picture - Can movies be Jewish? Since the days of silent film, Jews have graced the silver screen both in front of the camera and behind the scenes. With such a strong presence in Hollywood, the question resonates, "Can movies be Jewish?" This four part mini-series will explore Jewish influence and perspective on various Hollywood film genres. Each segment will start with the screening of a short film (approximately 35 minutes) followed by an interactive discussion. Click here for the film flyer. Future film dates are: November 14th, 7:00 PM, and January 30th.

Feeding the Hungry with USY, October 27th, 6:30PM. Please join TEC USY at our annual event "Feeding the Hungry" at Calvary Church in Westlake. We plan to serve between 150-200 people. Please email [email protected] if you are interested in donating food toward this event or would in addition like to volunteer to serve. Food drop off at the church will be at 6pm. We plan to serve from 6:30-7:30pm.

Sisterhood Judaica Store Blowout Sale - 30% OFF Regular Priced Items! Sunday, October 25th, 10:00AM - 1:00PM

The Jewish Federation, Tour de Summer Camps, Sunday, October 25, 2015. A community cycling and fundraising event with four amazing routes for cyclists of all skill levels. Your registration fees and fundraising proceeds ($500 minimum) make it possible for more children across Los Angeles to have the life-changing experience of attending Jewish summer camp. Temple Etz Chaim would like to be a part of this fundraising cycling event. If you are interested in being a part of the TEC Team, please contact Scott Flaschner at 805-660-6011, [email protected].

Mitzvah Day, bridging the gap between TEC and our communitySunday, November 1st, 8:00AM-2:00PM. We have a Super Sunday that is sure to keep everyone busy as we tackle the symbolic importance of Tikkun Olam, “repairing the world.” Please join us for the following activities. (flyer coming soon).

USY and the Bureau of Jewish Education - November 2nd at 6:30PM in the Sanctuary. BJE is giving a presentation about a meaningful and educational trip in the spring. They will also have guest speakers who are survivors of the holocaust and will be accompanying the kids on this trip. 

Men's Club Brunch, Sunday, November 8th, 10:30AM, Social Hall. Featuring a talk by Micky Rosenfeld, Spokesman to the Foreign Press for the Israeli National Police, and veteran of Israel's Counter-Terrorism Task Force. Explore the paradox of Israel maintaining vigilance against constant threars, but avoiding a climate of fear in its communities and ranking among the world's happiest societies. $10 per person, $8 for Men's Club members. Info: [email protected]

"AN OUNCE OF PREVENTION, " Sunday, November 15th. Pattie Fitzgerald, Founder, of Safely Ever After, Inc, will have two presentations. A Safety Presentation for Parents and Caregivers (Adults Only) 9:30AM-11:30AM~then~ KIDZ-POWER! A Safety Workshop for Children, Sunday, November 15th, 11:45AM-12:30PM. Both presentations will be held in the SanctuaryClick here for the flyer.

Hanukkah Boutique, November 22nd, 9:30AM - Social Hall. Vendors with clothing, purses and accessories, jewelry, Judaica, children’s items, gift items, etc. Come join us for this fun shopping experience!

Make Donations and Tributes Online!

You may now donate to Temple Etz Chaim via our safe and secure online donation form. Make any kind of tribute using your credit card. See our Donations Page for details.

Sisterhood Judaica Shop

Visit the Sisterhood Judaica Shop at Temple Etz Chaim! We carry a wide selection of Judaica gifts for every occasion. Visit the Sisterhood Judaica Shop web page for hours and featured items!


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