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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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jprinzonlineJOIN US FOR LBT'S JEWISH MOVIE NIGHT Tuesday, July 28 at 7:00pm as we screen the film:  “Joachim Prinz: I Shall Not be Silent.”  In 1930s Berlin the rights of Jews were systematically stripped away. A young rabbi named Joachim Prinz refused to be silent.  He worked to bolster the self-esteem of the German Jews and saved many lives by encouraging emigration before WWII.  Expelled by the Nazis in 1937, Prinz came to the U.S. where democracy had supposedly triumphed over bigotry and hatred, but was appalled by the racism against African Americans.  As Rabbi of Temple B'nai Abraham and as President of the American Jewish Congress, he became a leader of the civil rights movement.  He worked to organize the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, and spoke before Martin L. King, Jr.’s “I Have A Dream” speech.  Please let us know you're attending in an email to:  rsvp@leobaeckemple.org   ($10 per person / including refreshments)

Our Campus 2SAVE THE DATE & JOIN US FOR A SPECIAL PICNIC & SHABBAT UNDER THE STARS ON FRIDAY, AUGUST 14 at 7:30pm. Meet Marva Barnes and her 12 year-old daughter, Min’yion, our recently-graduated Imagine LA family! We invite you to bring a picnic dinner and join the LBT / Imagine LA team at our service in the Outdoor Chapel.  It’s a great opportunity to hear from all involved in this program that supports families in transition from homelessness to self-sufficiency.  It is also a time to check out whether you would like to volunteer, either as mentors or as helpers in other capacities, as LBT gears up to sponsor our third family. Tables will be set up for those who wish to bring dinner beginning at 6:00pm.  An Oneg will follow the 7:30pm service.

ANNOUNCING OUR NEW LBT COOKBOOK PROJECT  -  It’s time for a “New” LBT Cookbook! Tell Your Story with a Recipe . . . Please submit your recipe with a picture and a short story. Your story can include who taught you the recipe, who likes to eat this recipe, when you make it, and so much more. Be cookbookcreative but short and don’t forget a picture! We will also be including some recipes from the former LBT Cookbook, so if you have one of those recipes that you use and a wonderful story that goes with it, please send that in. Send all recipe submissions to Cantor Linda Kates by August 31 for review by the committeelkates@leobaecktemple.org

 

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BAECKBOOK IS BACK!  Go online to see the great opportunities - from the chance to take in an evening of musical theater to a docent led tour of the Old Masters. To view all the details of our Baeckbook Parties & Events for 2015 go to https://leobaeck.onlinepartybook.com. There are only a few events with available spaces; so don't miss out!

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1300 North Sepulveda Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90049