Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) is an in-depth eight...

6:00pm

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8:30pm

Join NCJW|LA this fall for six advocacy training workshops. This...

2:00pm - 5:00pm

Parents, teachers, school administrators, anyone else!Join...

6:30pm - 8:30pm

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction

Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 - Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017

Time: 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) is an in-depth eight week course in meditative awareness designed to help participants enter into a new relationship with the present moment and effectively manage a variety of stress-related conditions. This is the flagship mindfulness program created by Jon Kabat-Zinn, Ph.D. Series begins October 18th 6-8:30 PM and continues for 8 consecutive Wednesday evenings through December 6th.  There is an all-day retreat from 9-4 PM on Sunday, November 19th. Free Orientation/information session on September 27th 6 - 8 PM at NCJW|LA To register for the orientation, please contact Stephanie Flax (323) 852-8521 Cost: $225 for NCJW|LA members and $300 for non-members with limited scholarships available. To enroll in the series, participants need to attend the orientation or speak directly with the facilitator. Program led by Rachel Donaldson, certified MBSR instructor.
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NCJW|LA Council House
543 North Fairfax Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90046

Event Fees:


$ 225.00 NCJW|LA members
$ 300.00 Non-members

Advocacy Training Project: How to Write an OpEd

Sunday, Oct 22, 2017 -

Time: 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Join NCJW|LA this fall for six advocacy training workshops. This is your toolkit for building a grassroots campaign! Want to get your important message out to the masses? Come to this workshop to learn how to craft a convincing op-ed and how to increase your chances of getting published.

TRAINER: Tom Zoellner, Chapman University Professor and Author

TICKETS $20 per workshop or $110 for all 6 workshops ($10 discount)

Attendees of all 6 workshops receive a certificate of program completion from the City of West Hollywood. There is no requirement to attend all workshops to take part in the program. Participation is open to people of all genders and sexual orientations. All workshops include snacks and refreshments and will be held from 2-5 pm.

All six workshops listed below: Sunday, September 10 Presenting Your Advocacy Message

Sunday, October 22 How to Write an OpEd

Sunday, November 5 Social Media for Advocacy

Sunday, December 10 Taking Charge of Media Relations

Sunday, January 28, 2018 How to Advocate for Legislation

Sunday, February 11, 2018 Getting Appointed to a Board or Commission

Get your tickets here. Questions? Contact Maya Paley at maya@ncjwla.org or 323-852-8536. Co-Sponsored by:
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NCJW/LA Council House
543 N. Fairfax Ave.
Los Angeles, CA - California 90036

Event Fees:


$ 20.00 1 Workshop

The Talk Project Open House

Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017 -

Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Parents, teachers, school administrators, anyone else! Join us at The Talk Project's Open House to see the Peer Educators present the workshop that they present in high schools throughout LA on sexual violence awareness. Learn about how you can bring the workshop into schools and make a difference for high school students that will last a lifetime. Light dessert and refreshments will be served.
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National Council of Jewish Women|Los Angeles
543 N. Fairfax Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90036

Event Fees: