Judaism by Choice Schedule of Classes

Judaism by Choice students will learn:

  • Jewish History and Literature from Biblical, Rabbinic and Medieval periods through the Modern era.

  • Jewish Theology, Philosophy and Mysticism

  • The importance of Shabbat (the Jewish Sabbath) and Jewish Holidays

  • Jewish Values

  • Prayers, Traditions and Rituals

  • The Jewish Circle of Life: Birth, Education, Bar and Bat Mitzvah, marriage and Death.

  • The Hebrew Language.

Judaism by Choice 18-session Course Program

Classes are offered Monday and Wednesday nights, Tuesday and Thursday nights, Sunday mornings and Sunday afternoons. Classes can be taken once a week or twice a week, or at your own pace. Missed classes can be made up at a later date.

Students can attend classes at any one of the three Synagogues located conveniently throughout the Los Angeles area.

You are welcome to enroll in any class, at any time.

6:30 PM – 10:00 PM

Mishkon Tephilo
206 Main Street, Venice 90291 (Entrance is in the back of the synagogue at 201 Hampton Drive/2nd Street, street parking)

October 23, 2019 – January 29, 2020
No classes on November 27, December 18, 23, 25, 30 & January 1, 6, 8, 13, 15, 20
Download class schedule (PDF) (Revised on 09/25/2019)

6:30 PM – 10:00 PM

Temple Beth Am
1039 S. La Cienega Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90035 (Parking lot)

September 5, 2019 – November 19, 2019

Download class schedule (PDF) (Revised on  10/18/2019)

November 21, 2019 – February 25, 2020

Download class schedule (PDF) (Revised on  10/20/2019)

10:00 AM – 1:30 PM

Temple of the Arts at the Saban Theater
8440 Wilshire Blvd. Beverly Hills, CA 90211 (Street parking)

August 18, 2019 – March 1, 2020
No classes on September 1, 29, October 13, 20, December 1, 22, 29, January 5, 12, 19, February 16
Download class schedule (PDF) (Revised 06/30/2019)

2:30 PM – 6:00 PM

Temple Beth Am
1039 S. La Cienega Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90035 (Parking lot)

June 23, 2019 – January 26, 2020
No classes on June 30, July 7, 14, August 11, September 1, 29, October 13, 20, December 1,22,29, January 5,12,19
Download class schedule (PDF) (Revised 05/10/19)