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April 2018

The Healing Hand: Being Present for the Dying and the Living in the Hardest Times

Sunday, April 22 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Shomrei Torah Synagogue, 7353 Valley Cir Blvd. West Hills, 91304 United States + Google Map
Free

What shall I do, what shall I say, and who am I in the face of this? These are universal questions that often arise when facing the illness or impending death of a loved one. This workshop is about connecting with the things that matter most in human life and relationship to self, each other, our faith, and our work in the world. Cantor and chaplain Sue Knight Deutsch brings her professional and personal experience to address these questions using…

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Chewing on What Matters: A Conversation over Brunch about Ethical Wills

Sunday, April 22 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Temple Emanuel of Beverly Hills, 8844 Burton Way Beverly Hills, 90211 United States + Google Map
Free 67 tickets left

A critical way that we pass down our values and our identity, Ethical Wills are a deeply significant part of advanced care planning that often get overlooked. IKAR has worked with a team of experts in the field to create Jewishly themed content meant to help individuals begin thinking about their Ethical Wills, as well as the resources necessary to draft these important documents. Infused with Jewish wisdom and Jewish ritual, there will be five opportunities to participate in Death…

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Death over Dinner: Jewish Ethical Wills Edition

Sunday, April 22 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
IKAR, 1729 S. La Cienaga Blvd. Los Angeles, 90035 United States + Google Map
Free 71 tickets left

A critical way that we pass down our values and our identity, Ethical Wills are a deeply significant part of advanced care planning that often get overlooked. IKAR has worked with a team of experts in the field to create Jewishly themed content meant to help individuals begin thinking about their Ethical Wills, as well as the resources necessary to draft these important documents. Infused with Jewish wisdom and Jewish ritual, there will be five opportunities to participate in Death…

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Death over Dinner: Jewish Ethical Wills Edition

Monday, April 23 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
IKAR, 1729 S. La Cienaga Blvd. Los Angeles, 90035 United States + Google Map
Free 62 tickets left

A critical way that we pass down our values and our identity, Ethical Wills are a deeply significant part of advanced care planning that often get overlooked. IKAR has worked with a team of experts in the field to create Jewishly themed content meant to help individuals begin thinking about their Ethical Wills, as well as the resources necessary to draft these important documents. Infused with Jewish wisdom and Jewish ritual, there will be five opportunities to participate in Death…

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Jewish Mourning, Memorializing, and Grieving a Loss: Acharei Mot

Tuesday, April 24 | 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
B’nai David-Judea, 8906 W. Pico Blvd. Los Angeles, 90035 United States + Google Map
Free

What does our tradition teach us about the process of grief? Looking through the lens of Aaron and Moses's responses after the death of Aaron's son, we will unpack the wisdom and sensitivity our tradition offers in the most painful of moments.

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Death over Dinner: Jewish Ethical Wills Edition

Tuesday, April 24 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Beit T’Shuvah, 8831 Venice Blvd. Los Angeles, 90034 United States + Google Map
Free 71 tickets left

A critical way that we pass down our values and our identity, Ethical Wills are a deeply significant part of advanced care planning that often get overlooked. IKAR has worked with a team of experts in the field to create Jewishly themed content meant to help individuals begin thinking about their Ethical Wills, as well as the resources necessary to draft these important documents. Infused with Jewish wisdom and Jewish ritual, there will be five opportunities to participate in Death…

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Beginning a Sacred Conversation about Our Values in End of Life Decision Making

Thursday, April 26 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Open Temple, 1422 Electric Ave. Venice, 90291 United States + Google Map
Free 8 tickets left

Eighty percent of Jewish adults believe it's important to talk about one's hopes, dreams, values and fears as they approach the latter phase of their lives.  However, only twenty percent have had a sacred conversation with a loved one, or designated power of attorney, about what is important to us.  How will our values help others speak for us when we cannot speak for ourselves? This workshop invites a small intimate group to have this conversation.  Trained facilitator Chaplain Deborah…

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Death over Dinner: Jewish Ethical Wills Edition

Thursday, April 26 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
IKAR, 1729 S. La Cienaga Blvd. Los Angeles, 90035 United States + Google Map
Free 55 tickets left

A critical way that we pass down our values and our identity, Ethical Wills are a deeply significant part of advanced care planning that often get overlooked. IKAR has worked with a team of experts in the field to create Jewishly themed content meant to help individuals begin thinking about their Ethical Wills, as well as the resources necessary to draft these important documents. Infused with Jewish wisdom and Jewish ritual, there will be five opportunities to participate in Death…

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