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Dec

2 2019

Easy Yoga for Everybody

12:30PM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

This class is open to all ages and ranges of flexibility. The use of a chair for sitting and standing postures may be…

Dec

2 2019

Makom Shalom - A Place for Peace

4:00PM - 5:30PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

Bereavement group led by Ruth Steinberg, LCSW, enriched with Jewish traditions and rituals. Meets first and third Mon…

Dec

3 2019

Schmooze Room Community Cafe

12:00PM - 1:15PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

Schmooze Room

A free community café, including a chef-prepared nutritional vegetarian lunch and special enrichmen…

Dec

4 2019

Gentle Hatha Yoga

10:30AM - 12:30PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

All levels welcome. Classes are open, with drop-ins allowed at any session.

A gentle yoga session designed to encour…

Dec

4 2019

Yiddish

10:45AM - 12:45PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

A lively, exciting class for all levels with Lorraine Klein.

The Yiddish class includes stories, literature, discuss…

Dec

5 2019

Mah Jongg

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

Led by Cecia Hess.

For experienced players, please bring your set and year card. 

Dec

5 2019

Beginner Mah Jongg

12:30PM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

Learn how to play Mah Jongg. No prior experience necessary.

RSVP to mwitt@sbjf.org or 957-1115.

Dec

6 2019

Therapeutic Journaling

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

New program starting November 1, 2019.

Therapeutic Journaling with Susan Lambrose, LMFT

Dec

8 2019

Jewish Genealogical Society of the Conejo Vly and Vtra Cty Meeting

1:30PM - 3:30PM  

Temple Adat Elohim
2420 E. Hillcrest Drive
Thousand Oaks, CA 91362

The Program will be Family Search Historical Collections Tips and Tricks.

Dec

9 2019

Easy Yoga for Everybody

12:30PM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

This class is open to all ages and ranges of flexibility. The use of a chair for sitting and standing postures may be…

Dec

10 2019

JWN Coffee Hour

9:00AM - 10:00AM  

Speaker: Geneviève Antonow on her book, Santa Barbara Sacred Spaces: Exploring Its Sacred Sites & Spiritual Mon…

Dec

10 2019

Schmooze Room Community Cafe

12:00PM - 1:15PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

Schmooze Room

A free community café, including a chef-prepared nutritional vegetarian lunch and special enrichmen…

Dec

10 2019

Schmooze & Learn with Debi Lewis

1:30PM - 2:30PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

What Does Judaisim Say About It?

Join us for an informal hour of learning with the wonderful and engaging Debi Lewis…

Dec

10 2019

SBJFF Kick-off at Matinee at the J

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

Help us kick off the Santa Barbara Jewish Film Festival at our monthly Matinee at the J.

Dec

11 2019

Gentle Hatha Yoga

10:30AM - 12:30PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

All levels welcome. Classes are open, with drop-ins allowed at any session.

A gentle yoga session designed to encour…

Dec

11 2019

Yiddish

10:45AM - 12:45PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

A lively, exciting class for all levels with Lorraine Klein.

The Yiddish class includes stories, literature, discuss…

Dec

12 2019

Mah Jongg

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

Led by Cecia Hess.

For experienced players, please bring your set and year card. 

Dec

12 2019

Beginner Mah Jongg

12:30PM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

Learn how to play Mah Jongg. No prior experience necessary.

RSVP to mwitt@sbjf.org or 957-1115.

Dec

12 2019

Latkes & Laughter Chanukah Comedy Night

5:30PM - 7:00PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

Join us for a Chanukah celebration featuring stand-up comedians and delicious latkes. 

Featuring Samantha Bearman, …

Dec

13 2019

Therapeutic Journaling

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

New program starting November 1, 2019.

Therapeutic Journaling with Susan Lambrose, LMFT

Dec

14 2019

YAD Vodka Latke

7:00PM - 10:00PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara’s Young Adult Division presents the 13th annual Vodka Latke.

Enjoy latk…

Dec

16 2019

Brandeis Women's Book Club

9:30AM - 10:30AM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

Note special date in December.

Visit the Brandeis Women's Book Club page for the schedule of books to be read. 

Dec

16 2019

Easy Yoga for Everybody

12:30PM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

This class is open to all ages and ranges of flexibility. The use of a chair for sitting and standing postures may be…

Dec

16 2019

Makom Shalom - A Place for Peace

4:00PM - 5:30PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

Bereavement group led by Ruth Steinberg, LCSW, enriched with Jewish traditions and rituals. Meets first and third Mon…

Dec

17 2019

Schmooze Room Community Cafe

12:00PM - 1:15PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

Schmooze Room

A free community café, including a chef-prepared nutritional vegetarian lunch and special enrichmen…

Dec

17 2019

Life Stories with Karsen Lee Gould

1:00PM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

New JFS Group Program with Karsen Lee Gould.

Honor our lives and each other by telling our stories. 

4th Tuesdays,…

Dec

18 2019

Gentle Hatha Yoga

10:30AM - 12:30PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

All levels welcome. Classes are open, with drop-ins allowed at any session.

A gentle yoga session designed to encour…

Dec

18 2019

Yiddish

10:45AM - 12:45PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

A lively, exciting class for all levels with Lorraine Klein.

The Yiddish class includes stories, literature, discuss…

Dec

18 2019

Family Chanukah Party

5:00PM - 6:30PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

Enjoy latkes, dreidels, songs, stories, arts and crafts, and more.

Brought to you by PJ Library and Jewish Family Service.

Dec

19 2019

Mah Jongg

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

Led by Cecia Hess.

For experienced players, please bring your set and year card. 

Dec

19 2019

Beginner Mah Jongg

12:30PM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

Learn how to play Mah Jongg. No prior experience necessary.

RSVP to mwitt@sbjf.org or 957-1115.

Dec

19 2019

Survivors Discussion Group

1:15PM - 2:30PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

Monthly discussion group for Holocaust survivors. Led by Ruth Steinberg, LCSW.

Dec

20 2019

Therapeutic Journaling

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

New program starting November 1, 2019.

Therapeutic Journaling with Susan Lambrose, LMFT

Dec

23 2019

Easy Yoga for Everybody

12:30PM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

This class is open to all ages and ranges of flexibility. The use of a chair for sitting and standing postures may be…

Dec

24 2019

Early Closure at 1:00 pm - Christmas Eve

1:00PM - 11:59PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

The Bronfman Family JCC will be closed from Tuesday, December 24 at 1:00 pm to Wednesday, December 25 for Christmas …

Dec

25 2019

The Bronfman Family JCC will be closed on Wednesday, December 25 for Christmas Day. It will reopen on Thursday, Dece…

Dec

26 2019

Mah Jongg

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

Led by Cecia Hess.

For experienced players, please bring your set and year card. 

Dec

26 2019

Beginner Mah Jongg

12:30PM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

Learn how to play Mah Jongg. No prior experience necessary.

RSVP to mwitt@sbjf.org or 957-1115.

Dec

30 2019

Easy Yoga for Everybody

12:30PM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

This class is open to all ages and ranges of flexibility. The use of a chair for sitting and standing postures may be…

Dec

31 2019

Schmooze Room Community Cafe

12:00PM - 1:15PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

Schmooze Room

A free community café, including a chef-prepared nutritional vegetarian lunch and special enrichmen…

Dec

31 2019

Early Closure at 1:00 pm - New Year's Day

1:00PM - 11:59PM  

Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara
524 Chapala St.
Santa Barbara, CA

The Bronfman Family JCC will be closed from Tuesday, December 31 at 1:00 pm to Wednesday, January 1 for New Year's Ev…