Upcoming JLearn Events

Tapestry: A Community Celebration of Jewish Learning

Saturday November 7 & Sunday November 8
Lawrence Family JCC

Tapestry brings together hundreds of people from diverse ages and backgrounds, learning styles and interests for a weekend of learning and inspiration. This year Tapestry will be entirely virtual, bringing you an incredible host of speakers, community leaders, and educators from all around the world.

In partnership with Shabbat San Diego
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Tapestry: A Community Celebration of Jewish Learning


Melton Core Curriculum 2020-2021

with Rabbi Ralph Dalin and Dr. Joellyn Zollman

Thursdays, September 17, 2020 - May 6, 2021 | 9:30-11:45 am

Price: $560 | JCC Members: $460 (includes 26 weeks of instruction & textbooks)

The Florence Melton School of Jewish Learning engages adult learners in a life-enhancing study of Jewish texts and ideas that nurtures and deepens Jewish community worldwide. Join the San Diego Melton School for our 2020-2021 Core curriculum: Rhythms of Jewish Living, taught by Rabbi Ralph Dalin, and Purposes of Jewish Living, taught by Dr. Joellyn Zollman.

Rabbi Ralph Dalin serves as the Jewish Community Chaplain on behalf of the Jewish Federation of San Diego County. He holds a bachelor’s degree in history from U.C. Berkeley and a master’s degree in rabbinical ordination from the Jewish Theological Seminary. Rabbi Dalin has been teaching in our community’s Melton program for over fifteen years.


Joellyn Zollman is a historian and curator who holds a Ph.D in Jewish History from Brandeis University. Dr. Zollman has been teaching in our community’s Melton program for ten years.


For more information and scholarships: laurenl@lfjcc.org


Mandelbaum Family Lecture Series


OCTOBER 21, 2020

The Mandelbaum Family Lecture Series is back! Join us for an engaging 2020-2021 season centered on Jewish education, culture, society, and thought. Save the date for our kickoff lecture on October 21, 2020.