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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.

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Reading Israel Book Club at Or Ami with Rabbi Lana Zilberman Soloway – Discussing Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor by Yossi Klein Halevi

Tuesday, March 5 – 9:00 to 10:30 am PT  (In-Person + On Zoom)

Strengthen your personal connection to Israel through literature.

Engage in meaningful dialogue about Israel’s past, present and future

Celebrate your passion for reading and learning about the meaning of Israel through the written word

A Zoom link will be sent to you in a confirmation email after registering.

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Poland Trip Informational Meeting
Tuesday, March 5 – 6:30 to 7:30 pm PT  (In-Person + On Zoom)

To discuss upcoming trip to Poland: A Journey through 1000 years of Polish Jewry
Past – Present – Future

From June 26 – July 5, 2024, Or Ami is traveling to Poland…
• to march through concentration camps toward life
• to connect with Poland’s Jewish communal revival
• to experience the Krakow Jewish Festival
• to remember and to connect

A Zoom link will be sent to you in a confirmation email after registering.

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Rosh Chodesh Group for Or Ami Women and Friends
Led by Rabbi Lana Zilberman Soloway
Tuesday, March 5 – 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm PT  (In-Person)

Rosh Chodesh, celebrating the new Hebrew month, has long been a special holy day for women, a time to gather for spiritual experiences. Enjoy monthly gathering: exploring what it means to be a Jewish woman or part of a Jewish family, reciting creative prayers, discussing Jewish values, working for social change, and sharing a meal. 

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Voices from Israel: an intimate conversation with Rabbi Rivi Dror and Rabbi Lana Zilberman Soloway about the current reality in Israel after October 7
Wednesday, March 6 – 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm PT  (In-Person + Livestream)

This promises to be an informative and compelling evening. All Or Ami partners and friends are invited to attend! 

This program is co-sponsored by: Or Ami Village, the Myron and Nancy Dembo Social
Justice Initiative, and Or Ami Israel Emergency Fund

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Livestreams:
oramiLIVE.com | Facebook Live YouTube Live

Tot Shabbat
Friday, March 8 – 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm PT  (In-Person)

Join us for a fun-filled hour of songs, stories, and Shabbat Celebration with friends new and old.

Open to Tots of all ages and their families.

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Family Shabbat: Celebration of Community and Young Leadership
Friday, March 8 – 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm PT  (In-Person + Livestream)

Families of all ages are invited for a fun, song-filled Shabbat, and a super sweet Potluck Oneg.

The Middle @ Or Ami – The Stonehaus Meet-up
Sunday, March 10 – 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm PT  (at The Stonehaus – 32039 Agoura Rd, Westlake Village)

“Back by popular demand” head to the Stonehaus for wine, food, and friends! This is a no host event, see menu and pricing.  Please sign up in advance so we know how many tables to reserve.

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Or Ami Village – Getting Good at Getting Older
Friday, March 15 – 11:30 pm to 1:00 pm (In-Person)

This Month’s Topic:
Ageism: How does it impact you and your relationships?

 
Our Getting Good at Getting Older group meets monthly. There are always dynamic discussions, lots of laughter, and bonding over common themes.

Please bring your own lunch. We’ll provide drinks and dessert!
Need a ride? Let us know, and we’ll arrange it for you.
village@orami.org

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home shabbat

Home Shabbat
Friday, March 15

No Service in Synagogue this week.

 

 

Torah Study with Rabbi Lana Zilberman Soloway
Saturday, March 16 – 8:30 am to 10:15 am PT  (In-Person)

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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GOMPTY GOES TO DAVE & BUSTERS
Sunday, March 17 – 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm PT  (at Dave & Busters)

All 4th, 5th, and 6th graders are invited to join us for a fun afternoon of games and fun with your GoMPTY community. $30 covers the cost of laser tag, game play, and staff supervision. 
Please send any questions to rachel@orami.org

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Wisdom Wednesday with Rabbi Paul – Purim Megillah Study Edition
Wednesday, March 20 – 8:30 to 9:30 am PT  (In-Person)

Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday, Rabbi Paul brings timeless Jewish wisdom to the realities of our day-to-day lives. Drop by Or Ami for 60 minutes of spiritual sustenance to anchor the rest of your week.

You bring: yourself, your breakfast, your questions.

We’ll provide: coffee, community, and compelling conversation.

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Or Ami Travels to Israel
with Rabbi Paul Kipnes and Rabbi Lana Zilberman Soloway – Informational Meeting
Wednesday, March 20 – 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm PT  (In-Person + on Zoom)

Meet with your Rabbis to hear about the mission, ask questions and find out all relevant information about the scheduled trip.

Solidarity Mission to Israel    June 16-21
Optional Post-trip    June 21-24

A Zoom link will be sent to you in a confirmation email after registering.

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Mosaic Initiative Jews of Color Community Zoom Gathering
Wednesday, March 20 – 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm PT  (on Zoom)

Unlock Your Creativity and Community Spirit

Let’s cultivate unity through engaging events and ideas for our wonderful, diverse Or Ami Community

Engaging Discussions on Community Building • Live Mosaic Creation Session • Brainstorm New Community Events • Connect, create, and contribute to the vibrant mosaic of our community!

A Zoom link will be sent to you in a confirmation email after registering.

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The Braid Performs Yearning to Breath Free
Thursday, March 21 – 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm PT  (In-Person)

Coming to America from across the globe, we are one Jewish spirit. Experience a dozen true, contemporary Jewish stories performed by professional actors that explore leaving one’s home for a new nation.

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The ONE Celebration
Saturday, March 23 – 6:30 to 10:00 am PT  (The Ronald Reagan Presidential Library)

An Evening honoring the Devotion, Commitment, and Everlasting Contributions of Nancy Cole, Judy Friedman, and Andrew Fromer.

This unforgettable evening will include cocktails, appetizers, dinner, dancing, music, and an amazing silent live auction. Enjoy private after-hours entry into The Ronald Reagan Presidential Library from 5:00-7:00 pm. Doors for Or Ami One open at 6:30 pm

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Wisdom Wednesday with Rabbi Paul
Wednesday, March 27 – 8:30 to 9:30 am PT  (In-Person)

Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday, Rabbi Paul brings timeless Jewish wisdom to the realities of our day-to-day lives. Drop by Or Ami for 60 minutes of spiritual sustenance to anchor the rest of your week.

You bring: yourself, your breakfast, your questions.

We’ll provide: coffee, community, and compelling conversation.

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Discover the Roots of Reform Judaism with Rabbi Lana Zilberman Soloway
A 4-Session Mini-Course: Wednesday, March 27, April 3, 10, 17  (In-Person + on Zoom)

1st Session – Wednesday, March 27 – 7:30 to 9:00 pm PT  

Learn about beliefs, best practices, and the greatest gifts of our movement

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Torah Study with Rabbi Lana Zilberman Soloway
Saturday, March 30 – 8:30 am to 10:15 am PT  (In-Person)

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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Village Wednesdays
1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month, Beginning April 3 – 10:30 am to 12:30 pm PT  (In-Person)

Join fellow Villagers for playing, chatting, and creating. Groups will be forming to play Mahjong and Rummikub. There will also be a Needle and Fabric Crafters group. Please RSVP below to indicate which activity you are interested in. More information will follow!

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Reading Israel Book Club at Or Ami with Rabbi Lana Zilberman Soloway Discussing Son of Hamas by Mosab Hassan Yousef
Tuesday, April 2 – 6:30 to 8:00 pm PT  (In-Person + On Zoom)

Strengthen your personal connection to Israel through literature.

Engage in meaningful dialogue about Israel’s past, present and future

Celebrate your passion for reading and learning about the meaning of Israel through the written word

A Zoom link will be sent to you in a confirmation email after registering.

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Discover the Roots of Reform Judaism with Rabbi Lana Zilberman Soloway
A 4-Session Mini-Course: Wednesday, April 3, April 10, 17  (In-Person + on Zoom)

2nd Session – Wednesday, April 3 – 7:30 to 9:00 pm PT  

Learn about beliefs, best practices, and the greatest gifts of our movement

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Or Ami’s First Men’s Retreat with Rabbi Paul
Friday, April 5, 4:00 pm through Sunday, April 7, 11:00 am
(
Crowne Plaza Beach Hotel, Ventura, CA)

Experience a Transformative Weekend at Congregation Or Ami’s First Men’s Retreat!

Embark on a journey of self-discovery and camaraderie with your fellow congregants at our inaugural Men’s Retreat! Held at the picturesque Crowne Plaza Beach Hotel in Ventura, CA, this weekend promises spiritual growth, meaningful connections, and unforgettable moments.

$1000 per person (single occupancy), $750 per person (double occupancy)

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Rosh Chodesh Group for Or Ami Women and Friends
Led by Rabbi Lana Zilberman Soloway
Tuesday, April 9 – 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm PT  (In-Person)

Rosh Chodesh, celebrating the new Hebrew month, has long been a special holy day for women, a time to gather for spiritual experiences. Enjoy monthly gathering: exploring what it means to be a Jewish woman or part of a Jewish family, reciting creative prayers, discussing Jewish values, working for social change, and sharing a meal. 

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Rosh Chodesh Group for Neighbors (Zoom)
Led by Rabbi Lana Zilberman Soloway
Wednesday, April 10 – 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm PT  (On Zoom)

Rosh Chodesh, celebrating the new Hebrew month, has long been a special holy day for women, a time to gather for spiritual experiences.

Enjoy an online gathering: exploring what it means to be a Jewish woman or part of a Jewish family, reciting creative prayers, discussing Jewish values, and working for social change. 

A Zoom link will be sent to you in a confirmation email after registering.

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Discover the Roots of Reform Judaism with Rabbi Lana Zilberman Soloway
A 4-Session Mini-Course: Wednesday, April 10, 17  (In-Person + on Zoom)

3rd Session – Wednesday, April 10 – 7:30 to 9:00 pm PT  

Learn about beliefs, best practices, and the greatest gifts of our movement

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Wisdom Wednesday with Rabbi Paul
Wednesday, April 10 – 8:30 to 9:30 am PT  (In-Person)

Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday, Rabbi Paul brings timeless Jewish wisdom to the realities of our day-to-day lives. Drop by Or Ami for 60 minutes of spiritual sustenance to anchor the rest of your week.

You bring: yourself, your breakfast, your questions.

We’ll provide: coffee, community, and compelling conversation.

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Or Ami Village – A Unique Seder Experience with Rabbi Lana
crafted especially for the Village
Sunday, April 14 – 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm PT  (In-Person)

• Explore new rituals and prayers
• Discover exciting international traditions
• Immerse yourself in creative ideas and interpretations of the Seder plate that you can use in your Seder at home.

Please bring your favorite Pesach vegetarian dish to share for a potluck dinner.

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Discover the Roots of Reform Judaism with Rabbi Lana Zilberman Soloway
A 4-Session Mini-Course: Wednesday, April 17  (In-Person + on Zoom)

4th Session – Wednesday, April 17 – 7:30 to 9:00 pm PT  

Learn about beliefs, best practices, and the greatest gifts of our movement

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Rosh Chodesh Group for Or Ami Women and Friends
Led by Rabbi Lana Zilberman Soloway
Wednesday, May 8 – 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm PT  (In-Person)

Rosh Chodesh, celebrating the new Hebrew month, has long been a special holy day for women, a time to gather for spiritual experiences. Enjoy monthly gathering: exploring what it means to be a Jewish woman or part of a Jewish family, reciting creative prayers, discussing Jewish values, working for social change, and sharing a meal. 

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The Braid – Live theatre returns to our sanctuary in 2024!  (In-Person)

Buy your subscription to all three shows from The Braid…Or Ami Partners receive a 40% discount

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