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Included in this section, one will find programs that focus on the arts- performing arts, fine arts culinary arts, etc. 

Please note that this listing includes programs for all ages- be sure to check the ages served for the listing that you are interested in.

    • Culinary Kids Academy at The Commons at Calabasas

    • Location: Conejo Valley;West Valley
    • Address: The Commons Calabasas,
    • Age Group: 4 years and up
    • Date: Monday, May 21, 2018
    • Description: Class Schedule: Monday, May 21, Monday, June 4, 2018. Calling all little chefs: Get ready for educational and fun co ...read moreClass Schedule: Monday, May 21, Monday, June 4, 2018. Calling all little chefs: Get ready for educational and fun cooking classes with the Culinary Kids Academy! Each class takes place every Monday, from 4-5PM, and is located near the stage area between Toscanova and Marmalade Cafe. This 8-week program is available for $315 from April 9 through June 4 (No class on Monday, May 28 for Memorial Day). Suitable for ages 4+. read less
    • Skirball Cultural Center Presents: The Jim Henson Exhibition: Imagination Unlimited

    • Location: City;Valleys
    • Address: 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd Los Angeles, CA
    • Date: Friday, June 1, 2018
    • Description: June 1–September 2, 2018 Immerse yourself in the imaginative world of Jim Henson (1936–1990) and discover his g ...read moreJune 1–September 2, 2018 Immerse yourself in the imaginative world of Jim Henson (1936–1990) and discover his groundbreaking approach to puppetry and transformative impact on contemporary culture. Featuring more than 100 objects and twenty-five historic puppets—including Kermit the Frog, Rowlf, Ernie and Bert, Grover, and other popular favorites—The Jim Henson Exhibition: Imagination Unlimited illuminates Henson’s unique contributions to the moving image. Along with a talented team of designers, performers, and writers, Henson created an unparalleled body of work that continues to delight and inspire people of all ages to create a kinder and gentler world. Explore Henson’s enduringly popular productions—from The Muppet Show, the Muppet movies, and Sesame Street to Fraggle Rock, The Dark Crystal, and Labyrinth—through character sketches, storyboards, scripts, photographs, costumes, film and television clips, and behind-the-scenes footage. Then design your own puppet and try your hand at puppeteering in this highly interactive exhibition. read less
    • Culinary Kids Academy Workshops

    • Location: City;Valleys
    • Date: Sunday, June 3, 2018
    • Contact Email: info@culinarykidsacademy.com
    • Description: June 3, 2018 at Temple Judea in Tarzana June 24, 2018 at Temple Emanuel in Beverly Hills July 22, 2018 at Temple J ...read moreJune 3, 2018 at Temple Judea in Tarzana June 24, 2018 at Temple Emanuel in Beverly Hills July 22, 2018 at Temple Judea in Tarzana August 18, 2018 at Temple Emanuel in Beverly Hills Culinary Kids Academy Workshops For 8th-12th graders Locations vary (please refer to image above) January 21st, February 25th, March 18th, April 22nd, June 3rd, June 24th, July 22nd, and August 19th $18 Class Fee Interested in cooking? What to give back to our beautiful community? CKA is proud to partner with the LA Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles to produce eight extraordinary culinary workshops geared specifically for Jewish teens both with, and without, special needs. CKA’s Friends Community workshops will bring together these two communities to create amazing bonds and tasty dishes. Neurotypical teen buddies will receive full training to work with their special needs buddy prior to the workshop dates and are required to take part in a short evaluation focus group at the end of each workshop. For more information, email info@culinarykidsacademy.com. read less
    • JUNITY Music, Film & Arts Festival

    • Location: City
    • Address: Pershing Square 532 S. Olive Street Los Angeles,
    • Age Group: All Ages
    • Date: Sunday, June 3, 2018
    • Contact Email: info@junitynow.com
    • Description: All-day music & arts festival celebrating Music, Arts & Jewish Unity Featuring Over Major & Up-and-comi ...read moreAll-day music & arts festival celebrating Music, Arts & Jewish Unity Featuring Over Major & Up-and-coming musicians, painters, visual artists, and exciting speakers from the Jewish world: FEATURING: Zusha – Meilech Kohn – Moshav – Levi Robin – Diwon – Distant Cousins – Simple Man – Lost & Found – EREZ – Lev King D & Many more artists to be announced shortly!!! * MUSIC: Over 20 leading and up-and-coming musical acts in a wide variety of styles (rock, alternative, Hip Hop, electronic, Hasidic, Folk, and everything else that sounds great). * FILMMAKER Showcase: Catch short films from today’s most creative filmmakers. * ARTS Expo: A bazaar-like expo featuring the most exciting visual artists, from painters to digital artists. * TALKS: Check out inspiring talks featuring some of the performers, and speakers who will discuss a wide range of topics * DELICIOUS KOSHER FOOD BOOTHS: Sample a wide variety of kosher foods * FUN FOR KIDS: We have a fun playground area, amusement rides, and kid activities planned for the whole day so everyone in the family can have fun. read less
    • Silverlake Independent JCC (SIJCC) Best of Shabbat Band Celebration

    • Location: City;Eastside and Hollywood
    • Address: 1110 Bates Ave. Los Angeles, CA
    • Date: Friday, June 8, 2018
    • Description: June 8, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am In the Courtyard at SIJCC. Join us for our 4th Annual Best of Shabbat Band Cel ...read moreJune 8, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am In the Courtyard at SIJCC. Join us for our 4th Annual Best of Shabbat Band Celebration, a festive reunion of past Shabbat Band members, alumni, teachers, and families! There will be music at 9:15 followed by schmoozing until 11am. We’ll provide the challah, and a coffee truck will be parked out front. read less
    • Silverlake Independent JCC (SIJCC) Sonic Dance Hip-Hop Summer Camp

    • Location: City;East Valley
    • Address: 1110 Bates Ave. Los Angeles, CA
    • Age Group: 6-12 years old
    • Date: Monday, June 11, 2018
    • Contact Email: sonicthedanceteacher@gmail.com
    • Contact Phone: (310) 930-5425
    • Description: Dates: 3 weeks offered: June 11-15, June 18-22, June 25-29, 2018 Individual days available. Mon-Fri 9AM – 2PM. ...read moreDates: 3 weeks offered: June 11-15, June 18-22, June 25-29, 2018 Individual days available. Mon-Fri 9AM – 2PM. In this program, offered by world renowned choreographer and educator, Sonic, you will learn how to dance today’s trendiest dance styles. No need to have previous dance experience. You will learn how to create your own cool clothes & style with our Swag & Styling workshop – Hip-Hop DIY, learn about Hip-Hop Culture and History, how to choreograph and Create your own dance, Perform for your family and friends, and Much More! About the program director Sonic: Originally from Israel, Tamar “Sonic” Robinovitz has been dancing since the age of 4. Trained in ballet, contemporary, jazz, flamenco, salsa, breakdance and hip-hop, Sonic is a well-rounded dancer-choreographer-educator who specializes in Hip-Hop. Since her arrival to the U.S. Sonic has trained at the prestige Debbie Reynolds Scholarship Program and worked with A list artists such as: Jay-Z, Rihanna, Kanye West, Kevin Hart, Lil Wayne, Trey Songz, Timbaland and more. Ages: 6-12 (will accept older but not younger) To Register: Email SonicTheDanceTeacher@gmail.com or call 310.930.5425 read less
    • Havaya Arts Sleep Away Camp

    • Date: Monday, June 18, 2018
    • Contact Email: reuben@havayaarts.org
    • Contact Phone: (323) 794-2743
    • Description: We run three two-week sessions June 18 – July 1, 2018; July 2 – July 15, 2018; and July 16 – July 29, 2018 De ...read moreWe run three two-week sessions June 18 – July 1, 2018; July 2 – July 15, 2018; and July 16 – July 29, 2018 Description: Havaya Arts is a high-quality arts and summer camp experience. Here, vibrant Jewish communal life will enhance art, which in turn enhances Jewish life and identity. Located on the University of Redlands campus in southern California, campers will learn from working artists who are also comfortable teaching to a variety of levels, providing a truly youth-centered experience. Campers choose from one of our four core art studios (Visual Art, Music, Dance/Movement, and Theater) during each of our two-week sessions. Electives will allow young artists to continue working in their core studio or to explore another discipline. With access to various studios and outdoor spaces, campers and staff have all the tools and inspiration possible right at their fingertips. Whether they go deeply into their chosen art form or they try something for the first time, campers will grow as intentional artists and amazing human beings. For more information, please contact Reuben Posner, Camp Director, at 833-HAV-ARTS | direct: 323-794-2743 read less
    • Chabad in Santa Monica Bat Mitzvah Club for girls ages 11-13

    • Location: Santa Monica
    • Contact Email: srljs770@gmail.com
    • Contact Phone: (310) 453-3456
    • Description: Bat Mitzvah Club for girls ages 11-13. An amazing club by girls, for girls, starring girls! Each meeting includes de ...read moreBat Mitzvah Club for girls ages 11-13. An amazing club by girls, for girls, starring girls! Each meeting includes delicious food, a fun project, socializing and learning! Contact Sara at 310-453-3456 or email srljs770@gmail.com for information, dates, times and to register! read less
    • Culinary Kids Academy

    • Location: City;Valleys
    • Description: A cutting edge, growing company based in Los Angeles that uses cooking as an experiential tool to teach both secular ...read moreA cutting edge, growing company based in Los Angeles that uses cooking as an experiential tool to teach both secular academic disciplines (math, science, history) and Judaic Study. Students range from Pre-K through adults. Additionally, the company boasts a Hillel division where we conduct workshops at college campuses across the country as well as a Special Needs division (CKA's Friends Community) that bring the curriculum to the Special Needs community. They also have a national presence through the summer camp programs. www.culinarykidsacademy.com read less
    • LA JEWISH COMMUNITY CHILDREN'S CHOIR

    • Location: City;Valleys
    • Age Group: 7 -1 5 years old
    • Contact Email: michellegwillner@yahoo.com
    • Contact Phone: (310) 839-3327
    • Description: The Los Angeles Jewish Community Children’s Choir--now a LA Jewish Federation Partner and LA County of the Arts Gr ...read moreThe Los Angeles Jewish Community Children’s Choir--now a LA Jewish Federation Partner and LA County of the Arts Grantee--2017-18 Season is About to Begin! Sing at the CLIPPERS’ GAME and at our annual Sinai Temple, Hanukkah in Song, and many more! Weekly Sunday Rehearsals with Dr. Michelle Green Willner, Music Director and Mr. Dan Berry, Piano Accompanist begin Sunday, September 10th at 5pm! For all the info visit www.jewishchildrenschoir.com or email michellegwillner@yahoo.com Address: Workmen's Circle, 1525 S. Robertson Blvd., LA 90035 • read less
    • MUSYCA Children's Choir Auditions!

    • Location: City;Valleys
    • Description: Spring Auditions are beginning . Do you know a child who loves to sing and perform? Choir auditions are being held n ...read moreSpring Auditions are beginning . Do you know a child who loves to sing and perform? Choir auditions are being held now. Fill out and submit the online application to schedule an audition. Do you know a child who loves to sing and perform? Choir auditions are being held now. Fill out and submit the online application to schedule an audition. http://www.musyca.org/audition read less
    • Valley Beth Shalom's ECLC Fine Arts Academy

    • Address: 15739 Ventura Blvd. Encino, CA
    • Age Group: 4-6 grades
    • Days School meets: Tuesdays and Sundays
    • Contact Email: kloventhal@vbs.org
    • Contact Phone: (818) 530-4046
    • Description: The Etz Chaim Learning Center offers a Fine Arts Academy which serves as an alternative to traditional Jewish learni ...read moreThe Etz Chaim Learning Center offers a Fine Arts Academy which serves as an alternative to traditional Jewish learning for students in grades 4-6. This innovative program provides students with a Jewish and Hebrew learning experience through Fine Arts using painting, sculpting, pottery, sketching, photography and more. Each year culminates with an art gallery. This class satisfies all ECLC requirements. For more information please contact Keri Loventhal, ECLC Director, 818-530-4046 read less
    • VBS Etz Chaim Learning Center Presents: The Performing Arts Academy

    • Address: 15739 Ventura Blvd. Encino, CA
    • Age Group: 3rd - 5th grades
    • Contact Email: kloventhal@vbs.org
    • Contact Phone: (818) 788-3584
    • Description: The Performing Arts Academy - An Alternative Jewish Educational Experience. For grades 3rd - 5th. From October-June. ...read moreThe Performing Arts Academy - An Alternative Jewish Educational Experience. For grades 3rd - 5th. From October-June. Tuesdays 4:00PM-6:15PM and Sundays from 9:30AM-11:45AM. Artists, Actors, Writers, Singers, Dancers, and all those who love Theatre Arts. Act, Sing and Dance! Explore Judaism in a meaningful way through the lens of the arts, performance and theatre. Work with professional Actors, Musical Directors, and Dance Choreographers. Put on a show for family, friends, and other invited guest (Fall – January 31, 2016 at 2:00PM and Spring – May 22, 2016 at 2:00PM). Expand knowledge of Jewish history and culture, as well as extra B’nai Mitzvah skills building. Participation in this program will satisfy Etz Chaim Learning Center B’nai Mitzvah requirements. For more information please contact the Etz Chaim Learning Center Address: 15739 Ventura Blvd, Encino. * Website: www.facebook.com/etzchaimlearningcenter Contact Email:kloventhal@vbs.org Contact Phone:(818) 530-4046 read less
    • Wise Afterschool Enrichment

    • Location: City;Valleys
    • Address: 15500 Stephen S. Wise Dr. Los Angeles, CA
    • Age Group: K-6th grades
    • Contact Email: cye@wisela.org
    • Contact Phone: (310) 889-2345
    • Description: NEW at Wise! We are proud to offer after-school enrichment for preschool through grade 6. Wise students, as well as ...read moreNEW at Wise! We are proud to offer after-school enrichment for preschool through grade 6. Wise students, as well as our local community, are welcome to explore our many activities in a safe, supportive, and fun environment. Parents will love the new extended hours and homework club option every day! Registration opens August 25. Contact us at 310.889.2345 or e-mail us at cye@wisela.org. Classes: Basketball (K-3): In this fun and active class, students will learn basic basketball skills and scrimmage. It is a fun and active way to improve hand-eye coordination, communications skills and self-esteem! Taught by the skillful Coach Marc Iadanza from Parker-Anderson Enrichment. Chess (K-6): *NEW DAY* Learning and playing chess is a fun way to increase concentration, build memory and sequencing skills and enhance problem solving/math skills. Students will learn the fundamentals of chess and basic strategies. Taught by Chess Wizards. Gardening (K-6): Do you like working with plants and animals? Do you want to know how to grow your own fruits and vegetables and eat what you grow? Do you want to help butterflies and other animals live on campus? This is the club for you! Taught by the new Science teacher, Mrs Coatney! Hip Hop (K-6): *NEW DAY* With exciting dance steps and challenging combinations, children learn to control and coordinate their bodies while working together to produce entertaining dances. Taught by the talented Miss. Cina, who has been working in the CYE afterschool programs and Camp Wise programs teaching hip hop for the past year. Homework Club (K-6): Homework Club provides a place after school where students can unwind from a long day, eat a snack and spend time finishing their homework. Students will work on their homework with friends or individually while supervised by CYE staff. Homework help provided by CYE staff. Also, open to Kindergarteners who need to stay later! Drop-ins are accepted by phone or online purchase before 1pm that day. Pick-up is at carpool at 5pm. Keyboarding (Grades 3-5 only): This class is specially designed for students who have basic skills and need to practice typing to develop speed and accuracy. Each student will be on their own level, but receive guidance and support from the instructor. Taught by the new science teacher, Mrs. Coatney! Kindergarten Extended (K only): Kindergarteners can stay an extra hour any day to play on the kindergarten yard with CYE staff until 3:30pm pick-up. Registration by semester preferred, but drop-ins are accepted by phone or online purchase before 1pm that day. Students are taken to regular carpool at 3:30pm. They must be signed out. Lego Workshop (K Only): Learn basic building techniques and explore your creativity in the technology innovation lab with lego robotics kits. Taught by the pioneering Judy Hoffman, who also teaches technology at Wise School and supervises Lego Robotics teams for grades 1-6. Martial Arts (K-6): Students will learn the fundamentals of martial arts with an emphasis on discipline, safety, and fun. Classes are designed for fun, learning new skills, and to becoming knowledgeable not in the art of self-defense, but in the lessons of life. Taught by the sweet Master Bella, from Lions TKD. Minecraft (K-6): *NEW* Learn Minecraft building techniques, details of command blocks, and some basic computer programming. Kids learn strategy, team building, and cooperation skills while playing Minecraft in a fun, safe, and supervised environment! Taught by Parker Anderson Enrichment. Rhythm and Math (K Only): *NEW * Students learn how to understand and master musical rhythm in a group setting while playing on beautiful hand-percussion instruments like djembe, cajon, bongos, shakers, and darbuka. We use a visualization system called The Rhythm Compass™ (taught at UCLA and UCD) that makes understanding rhythmic relationships fun and easy. The mathematics of rhythm are counting and cardinality, operations, ratios, and algebraic thinking. Taught by the talented Trey Macias from Sound Formation, Inc. an outstanding music educator that has trained in our unique method. Soccer (K-6): Taught by Soccer Shots, the leader in youth soccer development for children ages 2-8 by teaching principles and life skills like confidence, respect, honest, and teamwork though their high-energy, quality soccer program. Stretch-N-Grow (K Only): *NEW*: Students will learn to warm-up and stretch, moving to music, learning movement and coordination skills using a lot of props (e.g., tunnels, balance beams, cones, various balls, etc.) and playing games, while getting increasingly fit. Taught by Five-Star Enrichment Address: 15500 Stephen S. Wise Dr., Los Angeles, Website: http://www.wisela.org/enrichment/ read less