August 9, 2019
In This Issue
Introduce Yourself
Member Directory
Village Member Published
Our Village On the Go
Volunteer Opportunities
Village Events
Temple Events
Happy 90th Birthday!
Introduce Yourself: David Feldheim
What's Your Story?
Hi, my name is David Feldheim and I was born in Cleveland, Ohio. I grew up in Cleveland Heights, then went to school in Washington, D.C. (American University, School of International Service) and New York City (NYU Law School). My wife, Andrea, who is from Philadelphia, and I were classmates at NYU Law School, and we settled in Philadelphia. 

Member Directory
Click here to access and download the updated ChaiVillageLA Member Directory. The Directory can also be accessed under the 'Contact' tab on the website.
Village Member Published
Barbara Meltzer featured in Stories on Rye
Barbara Meltzer's frequent breakfasts with her mom in the back room of Canter's Deli is featured in Stories on Rye: A Collection of Memories Shared at Canter's Deli Since 1931 . Click here to read the touching story .
Our Village On the Go
We toured the fascinating LA Times printing plant.
Rabbi Zoë explored the High Holy Days with the 80's+ Group.
Volunteer Opportunities
Chess Players or Teachers Wanted
If you would like to learn how to play chess, play in a Chess Club, or if you can teach chess, please call Talia at (310) 871-2721.
Chai-Lighted Events
Discussion & Dessert: All About Travel
Five spots left! Are you planning a domestic or international trip? Do you know the safety and passport issues? Dr. Ilan Tamir, Village member and world traveler, will cover all of this and more to help you be prepared for any concerns which might arise.

Sunday, August 18 - 7:30-9:00 PM
Home of Susie & Ilan Tamir
Voter Registration at CicLAvia
ChaiVillageLA will be teaming up again with the League of Women Voters at CicLAvia, a fun, car-free event where families ride bikes or stroll through Hollywood. Come and register voters at our booth for a 2-hour shift. Contact Idelle at for more information.

Sunday, August 18 - 8:30 AM-4:30 PM
4800 Hollywood Blvd.
Line Dancing
All adult temple members are invited to be part of a fun Line Dancing class featuring the latest dances. No prior experience necessary. Fee: $10.

Wednesday, August 21 - 3:00-4:30 PM
Temple Emanuel - Family Resource Room
Richard Siegel Memorial Lecture
Richard Siegel loved learning something new or important with friends. Learn with us at the first Richard Siegel Memorial Lecture, featuring Richard's friend and colleague, Marc Freedman. Marc will speak about his new book, How to Live Forever .

Sunday, August 25 - 3:00-5:00 PM
Temple Emanuel - Maltz Center
Understanding the Transgender Journey
Dr. Mark Katz, Transgender Surgery Education Coordinator of Kaiser Permanente West LA, will discuss transgender history, culture, and healthcare. Hear the stories of three transgender and/or non-binary folks. Thank you Renee Cronenwalt for connecting us with your dear friend, Dr. Katz.
Wednesday, September 4 - 6:45-9:00 PM
Temple Isaiah - Social Hall
Temple Events
Check out the Temple Calendars for a listing of Shabbat services, special events, lectures, and more!
Monthly Events
Brown Bag Short Stories
Friday, September 13 - 11:30 AM
Understanding World News
Tuesday, August 20 - 10:00 AM
Weekly Events
Beginning : Monday, August 12-11:00 AM
Intermediate : Monday, August 12-6:30 PM
Walk with The Rabbi
Tuesday, August 13 - 8:15 AM
Chair Yoga - Open to All Ages
Friday, August 16 - 11:30 AM
Happy 90th Birthday!
Barbara Weinstock turns 90!
Mazal tov Barbara on this momentous milestone birthday. Wishing you another wonderful year full of health, family, community, and joy.
Refuah Shleimah
A Full and Complete Healing To:
Sandy Bernstein
Sylvia Fox
Candace Foyer
Roberta Gillerman
Norma Glickman
Carol Hartmann
June Miller
Jack Olshansky
Joan Sales
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