Upcoming Events

Spanish Conversation II

Tuesdays, April 19 - May 24, 2022 | 1:00 - 3:00 pm
Lawrence Family JCC

Using advanced grammatical points, practice, improve, and acquire confidence using Spanish vocabulary. Topics include: genres of music, literature, history, current events, and Indigenous American societies.

Price: $110 | JCC Member: $90


Ask the Rabbi

Wednesday, June 1, 2022 | 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Virtual

Get all of your burning questions answered by Rabbi Scott Meltzer of Ohr Shalom, during a special virtual lounge!

Price: Free

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Beginner's Spanish

Thursdays, May 12 - June 23, 2022 (6 weeks) | 2:00 - 4:00 pm
Designed to provide you with a solid foundation of this beautiful language, this course will focus on daily greetings and basic conversation. Tailored to students with little or no background in Spanish. We will provide information on required book, upon registration.

Price: $110 | JCC Member: $90


College Prep for High School Seniors

Mondays, April 25, May 2, May 9, May 16, 2022 | 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Lawrence Family JCC

Come gain confidence and tools from Renee Bailey, youth speaker, author, and holistic college coach to avoid the pitfalls that cause many students to drop out of college.

Price: $80 | JCC Member: $60


Game Day

Friday, May 20, 2022 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
In Person
Lawrence Family JCC

Join other seniors at the JCC in playing a wide variety of games, such as: cards, Scrabble, Rummi-K, Chess, and more! Refreshments will be provided.

Price: $10 | Members: Free

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Westward Ho! Jewish History and Identity in the American West

Tuesdays, May 24, 31; June 7, 2022 | 10:00 - 11:30 am
Library
Lawrence Family JCC

This 3-session class taught by Dr. Joellyn Zollman will look broadly at region and identity, exploring what attracted Jews to the American West, who came, where they settled, and how they contributed to those communities. Class is presented in conjunction with the Travel Seminar to the Bay Area taking place in the fall of 2022. Exact dates will be shared soon. To find out more information about the travel seminar, please reach out to Lauren Luedtke at laurenl@lfjcc.org | 858.362.1150.

Price: $36 | JCC Members: $30

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Anthony de Mare at The Hive at Leichtag Commons

Tuesday, May 24, 2022 | 7:00 pm
The Hive at Leichtag Commons
441 Saxony Rd, Encinitas, CA 92024

Join us in North County at The Hive at Leichtag Commons for an outdoor performance of LIAISONS: Re-Imagining Sondheim from the Piano with Anthony de Mare. The brilliant songs of Sondheim find a second life as beguiling instrumentals in de Mare's concert. More than 45 prominent composers each re-imagine a favorite Sondheim song as a work for solo piano. The Hive

Price: $36 | JCC Members: $30

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Senior Lounge

Wednesdays
In-Person: 10:30 am - 11:30 am OR Virtual: 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Spend time with old friends and make new ones in our weekly Senior Lounge!

Price: Free

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Anthony de Mare

Wednesday, May 25, 2022 | 5:00 - 6:30 pm
David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre
Lawrence Family JCC

This exciting class will be for young people, age 10 and up. Not only will you get to know about and gain insight into the musicals of Stephen Sondheim, you will get the opportunity to listen to them performed by a master musician! A ticket to the master class includes a free ticket to de Mare's performance on May 26th.

Price: Free

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LIAISONS: Re-Imagining Sondheim from the Piano with Anthony de Mare

Thursday, May 26, 2022 | 7:00 pm
David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre
Lawrence Family JCC

The brilliant songs of Sondheim find a second life as beguiling instrumentals in de Mare's concert. More than 45 prominent composers each re-imagine a favorite Sondheim song as a work for solo piano. The result is a set of fully realized works that use their original themes as springboards for invention and showcase de Mare's formidable talents at the keyboard.

Price: $36 | JCC Members: $30

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Youth Basketball

Tuesdays & Thursdays, May 3 - June 9, 2022
K - 2nd Grade | 3:30 - 4:15 pm
3rd - 5th Grade | 4:30 - 5:15 pm

Jacobs Family Gymnasium
Lawrence Family JCC

This Youth Basketball Program will teach players the basics of basketball such as dribbling, passing, and shooting in a fun and engaging environment. Players will learn to cooperate with one another through structured activities and drills providing the tools necessary to develop an early love for the sport.

Price: $288 | JCC Member Price: $240 (6-Week Session)

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Professor Jacob Goldberg Lecture Series

Wednesday, June 1, 2022 | 10:00 am
Virtual
Zoom

Professor Jacob Goldberg, a former senior advisor to Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak, presents Part III of his annual lecture series centered on the current political landscape in the ever-changing Middle East. Professor Goldberg will be joining virtually from Israel to present his lecture.

Price: $18 | JCC Member: $15

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Little Mensches - Making the World Better - One Mitzvah at a Time

Once a month on Sundays
Little Mensches provides fun, engaging, and enriching opportunities for children between the ages of 4 and 8 to give back to their community.

Price: Free

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5-Minute Play Festival

Monday, June 13, 2022 | 7:00 pm
Taubman Drama Workshop (Rehearsal Room)
Lawrence Family JCC

Join us for the 7th Annual 5-Minute Play Festival. You'll get a taste of comedies, tragedies, and everything in between as professional San Diego actors, under the stellar direction of Omri Schein, transform scripts into theater showcasing fresh, new playwrights that speak to Jewish identity, cultural experiences and values. This is an evening of laughter, inspiration, and thought-provoking questions.

Price: $18 | JCC Members: $15

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Canasta Class & Game

Every Tuesday | 1:00 - 4:00 pm
In-Person
Join our volunteer Canasta teacher, Jean, and other friends, in a friendly Canasta game!

Price: Free

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Mah Jongg Classes

Four-week class (2 hours per week). Dates and times arranged per participants’ availability.
Virtual

If you’re a beginner, learn how to play. If you’re a seasoned player, sharpen your skills. Classes of four people and professional instructors ensure individual attention and success. Classes provided by the School of American Mah Jongg.

Price: Price: $150 | JCC Member: $140

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Summer Theatre Intensive: In This Together

Presented by JCompany Youth Theatre
July 8 - 9, 2023

David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre
Lawrence Family JCC

80 years of Disney music and magic as kids discover their path in life by asking the tough questions and finding the answers through song.

Price: $20 | JCC Member: $18 | Day of show: $25

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RAW: Mystery Flavor

Thurdsay, July 21, 2022 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre
Lawrence Family JCC

Designed to introduce young artists to the fast pace of professional theatre, this dynamic readings series will keep you on your toes as we create engaging characters from scratch and put a full length musical reading together in ONE WEEK!

Price: $20 | JCC Member: $18 | Day of show: $25 | Group Sale: $16 (minimum of 10 guests)

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Fiddler On The Roof

Presented by JCompany Youth Theatre
October 29 - November 13, 2022

David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre
Lawrence Family JCC

The story centers on Tevye, a milkman in the village of Anatevka, who attempts to maintain his Jewish religious and cultural traditions. One by one, his three oldest daughters start to resist Jewish tradition all while outside influences encroach upon his family's lives.

Price: $20 | JCC Member: $18 | Day of show: $25 | Group Sale: $16 (minimum of 10 guests)

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Remembrance Reading: We Are Witnesses

Wednesday, November 9, 2022 | 8:00 pm
David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre
Lawrence Family JCC

"We Are Witnesses" is a play written by Holocaust survivor Jacob Boas. It shows the cruelties of the Holocaust through the eyes of five Jewish teenagers who experienced the Holocaust themselves.

Price: Free

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Hamlet

Presented by JCompany Youth Theatre
January 13 - 21, 2023

David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre
Lawrence Family JCC

The ghost of the King of Denmark tells his son, Hamlet, to avenge his murder by killing the new king, Hamlet's uncle. Hamlet feigns madness, contemplates life and death, and seeks revenge. His uncle, fearing for his life, also devises plots to kill Hamlet.

Price: $45 | JCC Member: $36 (Ticket prices include Shabbat goodies)

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The Lion King Jr.

Presented by JCompany Youth Theatre
March 11 - 19, 2023

David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre
Lawrence Family JCC

Simba, an adventurous and energetic lion cub, is next in line to be king when his father Mufasa is killed by his uncle Scar. Scar seizes power and creates a darkness and desolation from which only Simba can save the animals of the kingdom.

Price: $20 | JCC Member: $18 | Day of show: $25 | Group Sale: $16 (minimum of 10 guests)

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Chicago

Presented by JCompany Youth Theatre
May 6 - 14, 2023

David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre
Lawrence Family JCC

Chicago tells the story of two rival vaudevillian murderesses locked up in Cook County Jail. Nightclub star, Velma, is serving time for killing her husband and sister. Roxie has been tossed in the joint for bumping off the lover. The two find themselves on death row together and fight for the fame.

Price: $20 | JCC Member: $18 | Day of show: $25 | Group Sale: $16 (minimum of 10 guests)

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