RSVP

Welcome to our RSVP page, where you can register for many (but not all) of our events, meals and programs.
To register for an event not listed here or for more information, please contact office@orami.org or call 818-880-4880.

All times are Pacific Time

Two Mondays May 10 and May 24 – 7:00pm
Broadway Musicals: A Jewish Legacy
Join Or Ami Village and guest Cantor Doug Cotler for a two-night event as he guides us through the documentary Broadway Musicals: A Jewish Legacy peppering the evening with his memories and stories.
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Thursday May 13 – 7:00pm
Wine Tasting with Rabbi Paul & Cantor Doug
How’s this for a creative wine tasting? 7 Bottles of wine (pick up at temple), your home or backyard, your rabbis and cantor (on zoom), and guidance by a master vintner Allan Stark of Riboli Family Wine Estates. Join us on Thursday, May 13 at 7:00 pm as we gather together online, and you sit and sip in the comfort of your home and Allan pours out his knowledge about specific vintages and varietals, about different wine regions, and different ways to appreciate our wines.
Registration for the wine tasting is $95 and includes 7 bottles of wines.
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Biz Round Table 05.13.21

Thursday May 13 – 7:30am – 9:00am
Business Roundtable
Facilitator: Janet Fishman
Topic: How Organizing Affects All Areas of Our Lives
Janet Fishman, J.D., Professional Organizer and owner of HOPE Organizers, Inc., was a corporate trainer of legal research for over 28 years before she opened her professional organizing business 10 years ago.  While a generalist, meaning she helps people organize all the rooms and spaces in their homes and work areas, her passion is paper, making sure people’s papers are in order for life’s essentials.

The Or Ami Business Roundtable allows you to deepen relationships with other Or Ami members while discussing business, and spirituality, with a fun Jewish focus.   

Friday May 14 – 4:30 – 5:30pm
Say Cheeeese with GoMPTY!
4th-6th Graders! We gather for one last Zoom event as we say goodbye to the year, celebrating Shavuot, the cheesiest holiday of them all. It’s gonna be sooooo GOUDA!

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Saturday May 15 – 4:00 – 5:15pm
Say Cheeeese with SoMPTY!
7th & 8th Graders! We gather for one last Zoom event as we say goodbye to the year, celebrating Shavuot, the cheesiest holiday of them all. It’s gonna be un-BRIE-lieveable!!!

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Sunday  May 16 – 10:00am – 12:00pm
Sova Sunday
Every other month Or Ami provides an opportunity to give back safely and socially distanced.  Drop off any of the items to support community members in need!

Where: Congregation Or Ami (26115 Mureau Rd., Calabasas, CA, 91302)
Click Here for a list of items and for more info. 

Tuesday May 18 – 9:30 – 11:00am
Or Ami Book Group
May Book:  The Orchard by David Hopen

About the Book: When high school senior Aryeh Eden trades his devout Orthodox Jewish community in Brooklyn for the opulent Kol Neshama Academy in Miami, his life completely changes. His new friends, including popular Noah and brooding Evan, introduce Ari to a world filled with parties, wealth, and drugs. Ari must learn to navigate this new life and the moral boundaries that come with glitz, glamour, and ambition. Kirkus Reviews calls Hopen’s debut a “captivating Jewish twist on the classic American campus novel” that delves into religion and morality

Wednesday May 19 – 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Torah of Reopening
Using the teaching of Rabbi Tali Adler of Hadar as out source, Rabbi Paul Kipnes guides us to explore our tradition’s take on rituals, relationships, and rebuilding that bring meaning to our opening.
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Wednesdays May 19, June 9, July 14 – 7:00 – 8:30pm
Or Ami Training Series | Cultural Navigation
In a world of increasing awareness of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI), we seek to promote our commitment to DEI, expand our understanding, and avoid missteps. Join April Powers and Kiyomi Kowalski, co-founders of JewbianPrincess.com, for a high level, in-depth training to prepare you for the world as it both is and is becoming.
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Saturday May 22 – 7:30 – 9:30pm
LoMPTY Outdoor Movie Night
Join LoMPTY (our 9th-12th grade youth group) for an outdoor movie showing of Toy Story! We’re bringing the movie experience outside to the Or Ami parking lot. See your 9th-12th grade friends, relax in your seat, and watch a movie together. Tickets are $10 and include complimentary snacks. Social distancing protocols will be followed.
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Sunday May 23 – 10:00am – 12:00pm
Summer Drive-Thru Bash: End of School Year Celebration
All families (Kesher, Mensch-ify, and beyond!) are invited to our final event of the school year to celebrate our learning community and get ready for summer! 
 
Drive through the Or Ami parking lot anytime between 10am – 12pm and experience summer-themed festivities safely from your car. Say hi to our Kesher and Mensch-ify teachers, play fun games, and take away prizes and goodies! All families are welcome; even if you are not enrolled in Or Ami’s learning programs, you will enjoy tons of summer fun and community.
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Two Mondays May 10 and May 24 – 7:00pm
Broadway Musicals: A Jewish Legacy
Join Or Ami Village and guest Cantor Doug Cotler for a two-night event as he guides us through the documentary Broadway Musicals: A Jewish Legacy peppering the evening with his memories and stories.
Click Here for RSVP/More Info

Saturday May 29 – 9:00am – 10:00am
Torah Study with Rabbi Paul Kipnes
You deserve to be inspired! Let Torah, our sacred scroll, fill you with wisdom. After hearing Torah read aloud, we dive into a conversation with commentators ancient and contemporary to mine the parasha (Torah portion) insights into our present and guidance for our future. Devote one hour to your soul. You deserve it!
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Monday June 7  –  7:00pm – 8:00pm
The Life & Works of Marc Chagall
Join us for a look into the life and works of Marc Chagall.
A prolific master of oil painting, watercolors. stained glass, sculpture, costumes, stage sets, and murals. “If I create from the heart, nearly everything works: if from the head, almost nothing.” Marc Chagall
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Wednesdays May 19, June 9, July 14 – 7:00 – 8:30pm
Or Ami Training Series | Cultural Navigation
In a world of increasing awareness of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI), we seek to promote our commitment to DEI, expand our understanding, and avoid missteps. Join April Powers and Kiyomi Kowalski, co-founders of JewbianPrincess.com, for a high level, in-depth training to prepare you for the world as it both is and is becoming.
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Coming Soon!

Book Discussion: How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi (available now as an ebook). Facilitated discussion with Rabbis Paul and Julia. Date/Time TBD.

Young Adult Outreach Program
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