Today is October 26, 2016 -

1300 North Sepulveda Boulevard|Los Angeles, CA 90049|Phone: 310.476.2861


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Leo Baeck Temple is a welcoming and inclusive Reform Jewish community committed to sharing moral, spiritual, and intellectual nourishment with each other and the world.

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ECCKidsBannerpromo072315MODonlineDO YOU HAVE A TODDLER? If your child is age two or older - he or she may begin attending the ECC.  For a personal tour of the school (with your child) please contact ECC Director Sally Loevner by email: or call 310.476.2274.



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25hourlogofinalEXPERIENCE 25 HOURS - our Temple-wide initiative to encourage all members of our community to celebrate Shabbat in a completely transformative way - reaching in, reaching up, and reaching out.

We are taking Shabbat to the next level . . . SOMETHING DIFFERENT - EVERY WEEK!ruledetailonlineshabbatathomeonlineTHIS WEEK:  NEW! Shabbat in Your Home on Friday, October 28 (no service at LBT on Friday evening).

Shabbat in Your Home (on the fourth Friday of each month) offers a way for congregants to celebrate Shabbat, engage in deep learning with one another, and take ownership of your Shabbat experience - all while building community among members and with our clergy and staff.

Participate in this exciting new program by becoming a host!

GO TO THIS LINK to fill out the online form.  Pick out your preferred date to host, topic, and guest teacher - and make Shabbat meaningful in a brand new way!


cyclingimageTHEN... It's time to get moving!  ShulCycle is back - on Saturday, October 29!  Arrive at 9:30am for the 10am class.  Come along for the ride with Rabbi Benjamin Ross - and explore the limits of our physical selves, and work up a sweat. Location: Beatbike in Tarzana - 18700 Ventura Blvd Suite 220.
COST:   $20 per person. SPACE IS LIMITED; RSVP & PAYMENT IN ADVANCE IS ESSENTIAL!  Please let us know (no later than Thursday 10/27) that you're attending in an email to:  Members may charge a credit card on file, but payment is required in advance for all to reserve your space.  Bring a friend; all are welcome.


margaritaPLAN NOW! RESERVE YOUR SPOT FOR TASTING & TORAH with our clergy on Friday, November 11 from 6:30pm-8pm at Anejo Cantina & Grill - 14755 Ventura Blvd. in Sherman Oaks.
If you haven't tried out our monthly Tasting & Torah gathering on the second Friday of each month - now is the time. Join us at Anejo Cantina & Grill for Tasting (margaritas) & Torah! Taste a margarita of your choosing (traditional - or mango, pomegranate, and cucumber - for something more exotic) as we study a bit of Torah with our cantor, rabbi, and fellow Leo Baeckers.  A fee of $10 per person. Space is limited - so please let us know you'll be joining us! Email no later than Thursday, November 10.


ChasenKenHeadshot2012DSC_0164SAVE THE DATE! CLOSE UP & PERSONAL | A Dinner & Intimate Conversation with LBT's Senior Rabbi Ken Chasen | Interviewed by Barbara Isenberg
Sunday, November 20  |  dinner at 6:00pm with the program following at 7:00pm
barbaraisenbergonlineJoin us for this very special event; a dinner and conversation with Rabbi Ken Chasen - interviewed by renowned journalist-author Barbara Isenberg - in an intimate setting at LBT.  Fee for dinner: $20 per person. Plan now to attend!  Let us know you're attending in an email to (no later than Wednesday, November 16). Sponsored by the LBT Community of Elders. All are welcome!


tobeornottobemovieimageJewish Movie "Matinee" - at LBT - this Sunday, Oct. 30 at 2:00pm! This month, we'll gather on a Sunday afternoon with other film-lovers to view another great movie. A fee of only $5 per person (includes snacks).  Bring the kids, family, and friends! Don't miss out on this comedic classic as "Mel Brooks takes on Shakespeare, spies, and the Gestapo." Please let us know (no later than Friday 10/28) that you're attending in an email to: (The previously scheduled film, "Midnight Orchestra" is being screened at the Sephardic Film Festival - so we'll be showing it at LBT in January.)



There are still available spots to attend some of our great 2016-2017 Baeckbook Parties & Events! Check it out HERE and sign up today!

Located in West Los Angeles (at Getty Center Drive)

1300 North Sepulveda Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90049