Hillel - GAP January 31, 2005
in this issue
-- Brews with Jews - Tuesday February 1, 9 pm
-- Rosh Hodesh Women's Group First Meeting - Wednesday February 9, 8-
-- Other Community Items
-- Roomate Needed - Brentwood
Brews with Jews - Tuesday February 1, 9 pm
Join us once again at the Westwood Brewing Company to meet some
other Jewish young professionals and graduate students your age.
Please bring ID. They check. Located at 1097 Glendon Ave (right near
Acapulco's). For more info, contact robyn@...
Rosh Hodesh Women's Group First Meeting - Wednesday February 9, 8-
Join other Jewish women to learn and celebrate the Jewish cycle of
the moon. Meet new people, sample some "symbolic" foods, and give
input on what you would like to see in this new Rosh Chodesh series
for women. Location: UCLA Hillel, 574 Hilgard Ave. 3rd floor
Other Community Items
LISHMA - SUNDAY JUNE 26-MONDAY JULY 25
Lishma, a unique egalitarian yeshiva study program for young Jewish
adults ages 18 to 25, will meet for its seventh year at Camp Ramah
in California in beautiful Ojai. Thanks to the generosity of our
donors and alumni, the program is offered free of charge to
Lishma offers young adults an unmatched opportunity to explore
traditional Jewish sources, prayer, and practice in a warm
egalitarian and pluralistic setting. As a Lishma participant, you
enjoy intensive Jewish learning with leading scholars, rabbis,
authors and leaders, chosen from across the Jewish denominational
You will also engage in and have the opportunity to lead traditional
prayer services; join in weekly Tikkun Olam (social action)
projects; spend three days camping on the Channel Islands; and
receive personal mentoring and support as you work toward your own
religious and spiritual growth.
Robyn Fryer at Hillel at UCLA worked on this program for two years
and she can also speak to you about it. Robyn@...
For more info contact Salomon at lishma@...
or at 1(888)CAMP-
RAMAH (226.7726, x3, then x5). The deadline for applications is May
Study Jewish Texts This Summer at Kibbutz Ketura
The Keren Kolot Jewish studies program at Kibbutz Ketura, running
from June 9 to July 7, provides an excellent opportunity for college
students and graduates to integrate a meaningful visit to Israel
with a rewarding and unique learning experience. Located in the
southern Arava desert, the program is based upon the belief that the
classical Jewish sources belong to all of the Jewish people,
regardless of an individual's religious affiliation or background.
Participants are challenged to come to grips with their Jewish
identity, both intellectually and spiritually, within the context of
modern culture and society. The cost is $500, which includes the
educational program, full room and board, day trips and overnight
trips to Machtesh Ramon and Jerusalem. For more information or to
request an application packet, e-mail info@...
or call 1-877-GO- HAMAG
Roomate Needed - Brentwood
Hi. I am a UCLA graduate student looking for a young working
professional to share a newly furnished specious Brentwood
apartment: private bed & private bath (unfurnished). New carpets,
refrigerator, stove, dishwasher, large closets, laundry, GREAT
LOCATION, month-to-month, share utilities, street parking, no pets.
Available: March 1st, please call Hilla: 310- 804-5454.
Until Next Time,
Michael Biener mbiener@...
Carin Siegerman carins@...
Justin Levi swingkid181@...
Robyn Fryer robyn@...
phone: Robyn - 310-208-3081 x104