jewish synagogue
Your Temple in the Ojai Valley
A contemporary congregation serving the entire Ojai Valley.  Offering a wide array of services to Jews of all denominations.

Interested in membership?...application available here

Monday, October 20
Temple Board meeting, 7pm

Wednesday, October 22
Middle East seminar, 7pm

Thursday, October 23
Walk with Sheila, 8am

Friday, October 24
Shabbat with Rabbi Mike, 6pm

The weekly Torah portion can be found at the Union for Reform Judaism here

or, get another point of view at the United Synagogue for Conservative Judaism...
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Interested in the dates of the Jewish Holidays? Click here
A message from our Membership Committee tells you how you can help expand our Jewish presence in the greater Ojai Community.   Your invitation can be found by clicking here.... 
Wanna go for a Walk with Sheila?

Start a beautiful Ojai morning with an invigorating group walk!  Our group starts and finishes with light stretching and walking time is 45 minutes.  We meet every Thursday rain or shine at 8:00AM inside the Ojai Museum Courtyard. For more info, send an e-mail to Sheila.

Board Members:

Bob Birk, Vice President
David Cohn
Naida Cohn
Alan Greenberg, Treasurer
Valerie Greenberg
Susan Mirbach, Co-Secretary
Phil Moncharsh
Jackie Sherman, Co-Secretary
Jeff Weinstein, President

This page was last updated: October 19, 2014
Location and Phone
530 West El Roblar
Meiners Oaks, California
P.O. Box 172
Ojai, California 93024
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Contemporary Narratives of Israel and the Palestinians. 
Lecture and Discussion.  Presented by Nomi Morris.
Three sessions.  First is on Wednesday, October 22 at 7pm.

We will read books in advance and Ms. Morris will lecture and lead a discussion on each.   We invite you and your friends to read, learn and share insights from both a literary and political perspective. Click here for more info and registration...
On September 14 we celebrated the beginning of the Social Hall remodeling.  We noshed on frozen yogurt, endured 100+ degree heat and had a great time.  Click here for pictures of the gutted social hall and the smiling faces...

You can also read the May Strategic Planning Committee report to the Temple Board here...

And you can read even greater detail and see the schematic drawings of the Social Hall renovation in the Committee's May Report to the Congregation patient, it's a large file.