August 2, 2019
In This Issue
Our Village On the Go
Volunteer Opportunities
Village Events
Temple Events
Thank You July Hosts & Facilitators
Our Village On the Go
Bill Aron presented "Through the Years in Photographs" at this month's Discussion and Dessert.
Players at this month's friendly Village poker game had great fun, as always.
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.
Storage Space
Do you have room in your home or garage to store a box of ChaiVillageLA tote bags? It would be greatly appreciated! Contact Talia at (310) 871-2721.
Village Videographer
If you or someone you know is a videographer that would like to capture and document our major Village events, please contact Devorah at (310) 592-0321.
New Event
Transgender and Non-Binary Folks: Who Are They? How Are They? How Are You?
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
Chai-Lighted Events
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 7 - 3:00-4:30 PM
Temple Emanuel - Family Resource Room
80's+ Group: Finding New Meaning in the High Holy Days
Join Rabbi ZoĆ« Klein Miles in finding new meaning in the High Holy Days and discover how they can be relevant at this stage of our lives.  We attend High Holy Days every year throughout our lives, however, each year, we enter the season differently.

Thursday, August 8 - 1:00-2:30 PM
Temple Isaiah - Library
Discussion & Dessert: All About Travel
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. Five spots are left!

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.
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
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, August 9 - 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Understanding World News
Tuesday, August 20 - 10:00 AM
Weekly Events
Beginning : Monday, August 5 - 11:00 AM
Intermediate : Monday, August 5 - 6:30 PM
Walk with The Rabbi
Tuesday, August 6 - 8:15 AM
Chair Yoga - Open to All Ages
Friday, August 9 - 11:30 AM
Thank You July Hosts...
Sherri & Jack Berlin
Kim & Victor Gold
Julie Grass
Barbara & Dale Joyner
Sherri Morr & Paul Verger
Karen & Paul Richter

Loretta Siciliano & Scott Silverman
Radell Simon
Madeline & Ken Wolf
...and Facilitators
Bill Aron
Lorna Belman
Kim Gold
Julie Grass
Myrna Hant
Susan Levine
Barbara Meltzer
Janet Noah
Dorothy Salkin
Dean Schenker
Sandy Silas
Radell Simon
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
(Let us know if you would like to be added to or removed from this list)
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