• Welcome to the Jewish Community CenterYour Jewish Home in the South Bay Learn More
  • United For Israel Fund Learn More & Donate
  • CAMP GAN ISRAELReal camp! Real Spirit! Summer Fun!
    Summer 2024

    7 Weekly Sessions: June 24 – August 9
    Ages 5 - 11

    3 - 4 - 5 Day Options / Extended care
  • Passover SederFirst Seder: Monday, April 22 at 7:00 PM

    Second Seder: Tuesday, April 23 at 8:30 PM

    At the JCC
  • Shemura MatzahOrder your Matzah today!

    Available for pickup from the Manhattan Torah Center
  • Sell ChametzChametz sale form must be filled out by Friday, April 19.
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  • Passover StoreAt The Manhattan Torah Center
    1003 N. Sepulveda Blvd. Manhattan Beach
  • PassoverJoin us for a fun, meaningful Passover experience! Community Seder, Holiday Services, food and more!

    April 22-30
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  • Inspirational Shabbat DinnerFriday, April 19
    Shabbat Services at 7:00pm | Shabbat Dinner at 7:30pm
    Celebrating the Rebbe's 122nd Birthday
    Featuring guest speaker Rabbi Moishe Kaplan

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Our Programs
Synagogue Services

Everyone is welcome to our warm and inviting traditional services. With no membership or reserved seats,

Adult Education

Enrich yourself with Jewish knowledge

Friendship Foundation

Transforming the lives of people with special needs, their families, volunteers, and eventually society.

Get Challah

Fresh Challah for Shabbat every Friday

At The Jewish Community Center everyone is welcomed as family. Children, adults, singles, couples, young and old feel at home. It is just a great place to meet new friends. Our unique approach and unconditional acceptance of every Jew has created a dynamic and flourishing Jewish community. We are constantly expanding our programs and services to serve everyone and we invite you to join us at any time. The Jewish Community Center’s No Membership Philosophy makes our programs accessible to all.
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Learning & Inspiration
  • The Archeology of Tel Lachish and the Stories It TellsMentioned extensively in the book of Joshua, the city is fascinating as it is ancient. Read More
  • Tips to Create a Kid-Friendly SederWhen your Passover table is filled with boisterous youngsters, the evening may feel longer than thos... Read More
Upcoming Events
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Shabbat & Holidays
Candle Lighting Times
The Jewish Community Center
Weekly Torah Portion
Upcoming Holiday
Apr. 22 - Apr. 30
Daily Thought
In each one of us there is an Egypt and a Pharaoh and a Moses and Freedom in a Promised Land. And every point in time is an opportunity for another Exodus. Egypt is a place that chains you to who you are, constraining you from growth and change. And Pharaoh is that voice inside that mocks your gambit to escape, saying, “How could you attempt being today something you were not yesterday? Aren’t you good enough just as you are? Don’t you know who you are?” Moses is the liberator, the infinite force deep within, an impetuous and all-powerful drive to break out from any bondage, to always transcend, to connect with that which has no...