June 14, 2019
In This Issue
Welcome New Members
Introduce Yourself
Anniversary Thank You
Our Village On the Go
Staff Away
New Events
Village Events
Kehillah
Welcome New Members
We warmly welcome the following new ChaiVillageLA members to our community!
Lulu Fairman
Patti Lebeau
Eleanor & Glenn Padnick
Lee Forseter Silber & David Silber
Introduce Yourself: Mark Rogo
What's Your Story?
Hi, my name is Mark Rogo. By all accounts, I have led a very blessed life with my trophy wife of 43 years, Lynn Mirisch Rogo. I grew up in La Ca ñ ada, the son of a used machinery dealer. My focus was very much on the law and politics. In high school, I excelled in the music program, becoming a conductor and drum major. 

Anniversary Thank You
Thank you to everyone who envisioned and brought our incredible 3rd Anniversary Celebration to life! More photos to come! Thank you to member & photographer Barry Levine for capturing this special event.
Our Village On the Go
Member Renee Cronenwalt introduced us to the wonderful Tobey Moss, an art historian and connoisseur who shared her wealth of knowledge and words to live by at Wisdom Circle.
Staff Away
Talia will be in Israel June 13 - June 30. Please contact Devorah during this time at (310) 592-0321 or Devorah@ChaiVillageLA.org
New Events
Sunday Morning Brunch & Discussion: The Jewish Community of Berlin
Rabbi Joel Rembaum and his wife Fredi are engaged in building a new Conservative Rabbinical Seminary in Berlin. They will address the wonder and challenge of Jewish Renewal in the face of the
re-emergence of Anti-Semitism. 

Sunday, July 14 - 10:30 AM-12:30 PM
Home of Kim & Victor Gold
Rudi Gernreich Skirball Tour
Join us for a tour of the Fearless Fashion: Rudi Gernreich Exhibit at the Skirball Cultural Center led by our very own Susan Levine . Rudi Gernreich was an innovative fashion designer who escaped the Nazis in 1938 and settled in Los Angeles. Fee: $12. Sign up by June 30 to guarantee this tour!

Tuesday, July 16 - 11:45 AM-2:00 PM
Skirball Cultural Center: 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd.
Chai-Lighted Events
Illusion of Whiteness: Race in America
Journalist and documentarian John Biewen -- producer of the "Seeing White" podcast series -- will lead a weekend journey on race in America and its meaning and impact on our lives. Note: This is a three part series, with events on Friday & Saturday.

Friday & Saturday, June 14 & 15
Temple Isaiah
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, payable at the start of the session.

Wednesday, June 19 - 3:00-4:30 PM
Temple Emanuel - Family Resource Room
Screening of Award-winning Documentary "LIVES WELL LIVED"
Older adults share their intimate memories and insights to living a meaningful life. Their stories will make you laugh, perhaps cry, but mostly inspire you. This screening is open to everyone, so bring your friends! Light refreshments to follow.

Sunday, June 30 - 2:00-4:00 PM
Temple Emanuel - Weinberg Auditorium
ChaiVillageLA General Orientation/Training
Sign up now for our summer General Orientation/Training if you have not yet attended one. Please call Devorah at (310) 592-0321 to complete an online background check prior to the orientation.

Sunday, July 21 - 9:30 AM-12:00 PM
Temple Emanuel - Belle Chapel
Monthly Events
Brown Bag Short Stories
Friday, July 12 - 11:30 AM-1:00 PM
Understanding World News
Note: Different Date This Month
Tuesday, June 25 - 10:00-11:30 AM
Weekly Events
Bridge
Beginning : Monday, June 17 - 11:00 AM
Intermediate : Monday, June 17 - 6:30 PM
Walk with The Rabbi
Tuesday, June 18 - 8:15 AM
Poetry Writing Workshop
Tuesday, June 18 - 1:00 PM
Chair Yoga
Friday, June 21 - 1:00 PM
Kehillah
Refuah Shleimah
A Full and Complete Healing To:
Sandy Bernstein
Sylvia Fox
Candace Foyer
Roberta Gillerman
Norma Glickman
Carol Hartmann
Jack Olshansky
Joan Sales
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