Judaism by Choice Schedule of Classes

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 in advance. Missed classes can be made up at a later date. You are welcome to enroll in any class, at any time.

Monday and Wednesday Nights

5:45 PM – 9:00 PM

Sha’arei Am - The Santa Monica Synagogue
1448 18th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90404 (corner of 18th and Broadway, parking lot)

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

Instructor: Rabbi Neal Weinberg

January 5–March 25
No classes on January 12, 14, 19, 21, February 16, March 4
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March 30–June 10
No classes on May 18, 20, 25, 27
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June 15–August 12
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August 17–November 4
No classes on September 7, 14, 23, 28, October 5
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November 9–
No class on November 25
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Tuesday and Thursday Nights

7:00 PM – 10:15 PM

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

Instructor: Rabbi Neal Weinberg

February 19–April 30
No classes on March 5, April 2, 9
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May 5–July 21
No classes on May 19, 21, 26, 28, July 2
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July 23–October 1
No classes on September 15, 22, 29
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October 8–December 10
No class on November 26
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Sunday Mornings

10:00 AM – 1:15 PM

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

Instructor: Rabbi Neal Weinberg

February 1–August 2
No classes on February 15, March 8, April 5, 19, May 17, 24, 31, July 5, 26
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August 9–January 10, 2016
No classes on September 6, 13, November 29
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Sunday Afternoons

2:30 PM – 5:45 PM

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

Instructor: Rabbi Neal Weinberg

November 9, 2014–June 7
No classes on November 30, December 21, 28, January 4, 11, 18, February 15, March 8, April 5, 19, May 17, 24, 31
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June 14–November 22
No classes on July 5, 26, September 6, 13, 27, October 4
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