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Erev Rosh Hashanah
September 25, 2022    
All Day
Sunday Morning Minyan
September 25, 2022    
8:30 am
Please join us for Sunday Morning Minyan. After services, stay with us for a light breakfast nosh and conversation! **PLEASE NOTE: ALL OF OUR MINYAN [...]
Religious School Classes (Grades K-7)
September 25, 2022    
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Sunday Stickaround - Round Challah Making
September 25, 2022    
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Looking for something to do after Religious School dropoff? No plans after Sunday Morning Minyan? JOIN YOUR TEC FAMILY FOR SUNDAY STICKAROUND! "Stick Around" the [...]
Erev Rosh Hashanah Services
September 25, 2022    
7:30 pm
Our first service in observance of Rosh Hashanah and the new year. Join us as Rabbi Averbach and Cantor Kenny Ellis conduct an evening service [...]
Temple Office Closed
September 26, 2022    
All Day
ECE Center Closed
September 26, 2022    
All Day
Rosh Hashanah
September 26, 2022 - September 27, 2022    
All Day
Confirmation Class (Grades 8-10)
September 26, 2022    
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Family Service - 1st Day of Rosh Hashanah
September 26, 2022    
8:30 am
Open to all families! A family-focused service - outside under the patio tent - with age appropriate stories and prayers that explain the meaning and [...]
Rosh Hashanah Day 1 Main Service
September 26, 2022    
9:30 am
Join Rabbi Averbach and Cantor Kenny Ellis as we observe Rosh Hashanah on our first day of services. We will be also simulcasting on YouTube [...]
Child Care - 1st Day of Rosh Hashanah
September 26, 2022    
9:30 am
As you attend the service in observance of Rosh Hashanah, members of our amazing staff and community will be offering child care and babysitting for [...]
High Holiday Experience - 1st Day of Rosh Hashanah
September 26, 2022    
10:00 am
For your school age kids, members of our Religious School staff will be conducting an engaging, impactful and fun experience to understand the meaning of [...]
Jr. Congregation - 1st Day of Rosh Hashanah
September 26, 2022    
10:30 am
In our chapel, our middle schoolers will preside over services in honor of Rosh Hashanah.
Monday Evening Minyan
September 26, 2022    
7:15 pm
Please join us for our weekly Monday evening minyan services. **PLEASE NOTE: ALL MONDAY EVENING MINYAN SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE ON ZOOM ONLY.**
Temple Office Closed
September 27, 2022    
All Day
ECE Center Closed
September 27, 2022    
All Day
Rosh Hashanah Day 2 Main Service
September 27, 2022    
9:30 am
Join Rabbi Averbach and Cantor Kenny Ellis as we continue our observance of Rosh Hashanah on our second day of services. We will be also simulcasting [...]
Child Care - 2nd Day of Rosh Hashanah
September 27, 2022    
9:30 am
As you attend the service in observance of the second day of Rosh Hashanah, members of our amazing staff and community will be offering child [...]
Monthly Mitzvah Wednesday
September 28, 2022    
8:30 am - 1:30 pm
Every month, we invite members of our congregation to drop off fruits & vegetables in front of the synagogue to be donated to those less [...]
Wednesday Evening Minyan
September 28, 2022    
7:15 pm
Please join us for our weekly Wednesday evening minyan services. **PLEASE NOTE: ALL WEDNESDAY EVENING MINYAN SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE ON ZOOM ONLY.**
Board Meeting
September 28, 2022    
7:45 pm - 9:30 pm
Temple Etz Chaim has always enjoyed the benefits of spirited, passionate lay leaders who are committed to the longevity and future of our community. These [...]
Bingo Night at TEC
September 29, 2022    
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Every week, Temple Etz Chaim hosts Bingo for the local community at the Thousand Oaks United Methodist Church in Dickerson Hall during our construction.  Please [...]
Shabbos Schmooze
September 30, 2022    
6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Please join us before Friday evening services for schmoozing and connecting. This is a great way to meet people and enjoy a light nosh served.
Kabbalat Shabbat
September 30, 2022    
7:00 pm
Please join us for a spiritual and thoughtful end of your week. Every week, Rabbi Averbach oversees a Kabbalat Shabbat service filled with prayer, songs [...]
Shabbat Morning Services
October 1, 2022    
9:30 am
Please join us on Shabbat Morning for worship, prayer and a reading of the Torah. Our Shabbat Morning Services are a great way to become [...]
Tashlich and Havdalah - All Ages Welcome!
October 1, 2022    
5:30 pm
The purpose of Tashlich is to acknowledge that we all make mistakes. It is both an emotional and physical experience where we do our best [...]
Sunday Morning Minyan
October 2, 2022    
8:30 am
Please join us for Sunday Morning Minyan. After services, stay with us for a light breakfast nosh and conversation! **PLEASE NOTE: ALL OF OUR MINYAN [...]
Religious School Classes (Grades K-7)
October 2, 2022    
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Confirmation Class (Grades 8-10)
October 3, 2022    
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday Evening Minyan
October 3, 2022    
7:15 pm
Please join us for our weekly Monday evening minyan services. **PLEASE NOTE: ALL MONDAY EVENING MINYAN SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE ON ZOOM ONLY.**
Post Confirmation (Grades 10-12)
October 3, 2022    
7:45 pm - 8:45 pm
Temple Office Closed @ 12pm
October 4, 2022    
All Day
ECE Center Closed @ 3pm
October 4, 2022    
All Day
Kol Nidre
October 4, 2022    
7:00 pm
Kol Nidre is a beautiful service held the evening before Yom Kippur. It is an opportunity to connect with other members of the community and [...]
Temple Office Closed
October 5, 2022    
All Day
ECE Center Closed
October 5, 2022    
All Day
Yom Kippur
October 5, 2022    
All Day
Family Service - Yom Kippur
October 5, 2022    
8:30 am
Open to all families! A family-focused service – outside under the patio tent – with age appropriate prayers and teachings signaling the importance of forgiveness [...]
Child Care - Yom Kippur
October 5, 2022    
9:30 am
As you attend in observance of Yom Kippur, members of our amazing staff and community will be offering child care and babysitting for your little [...]
Yom Kippur Services
October 5, 2022    
9:30 am
Join Rabbi Averbach and Cantor Kenny Ellis as they oversee a service in observance of the Day of Atonement. We will be also simulcasting on YouTube [...]
High Holiday Experience - Yom Kippur
October 5, 2022    
10:00 am
For your school age kids, members of our Religious School staff will be conducting an engaging, impactful and fun experience to understand the meaning of [...]
Jr. Congregation - Yom Kippur
October 5, 2022    
10:30 am
In our chapel, our middle schoolers will preside over services in honor of Yom Kippur. LEARN MORE HERE 
Community Forum on Jewish Current Events
October 5, 2022    
2:15 pm
As Jews, we are at a unique time in our world’s history with multiple current events affecting our traditions and beliefs both on a global [...]
Yizkor Memorial Service followed by Mincha
October 5, 2022    
4:15 pm
Yizkor literally means “To Remember.” It is a memorial service filled with music, prayers, readings and stories. Our sanctuary is filled with members of our [...]
Ne'ilah
October 5, 2022    
6:00 pm
Ne’ilah nears the conclusion of our Yom Kippur services. Yom Kippur starts with Kol Nidre the night before and ends with Ne’ilah. The Ne’ilah is [...]
Havdalah
October 5, 2022    
7:15 pm
Please join us as we close out the High Holidays with a Havdalah service.
Bingo Night at TEC
October 6, 2022    
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Every week, Temple Etz Chaim hosts Bingo for the local community in Spiegel Hall.  Please join us!
Kabbalat Shabbat
October 7, 2022    
7:00 pm
Please join us for a spiritual and thoughtful end of your week. Every week, Rabbi Averbach oversees a Kabbalat Shabbat service filled with prayer, songs [...]
Ava Benjamin Bat Mitzvah
October 8, 2022    
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Shabbat Morning Services
October 8, 2022    
9:30 am
Please join us on Shabbat Morning for worship, prayer and a reading of the Torah. Our Shabbat Morning Services are a great way to become [...]
Virtual Community Havdalah
October 8, 2022    
7:15 pm - 7:45 pm
Join us as we end our Shabbat weekend and rejoice on a Saturday evening!
Sunday Morning Minyan
October 9, 2022    
8:30 am
Please join us for Sunday Morning Minyan. After services, stay with us for a light breakfast nosh and conversation! **PLEASE NOTE: ALL OF OUR MINYAN [...]
Sukkah Building with the Men's Club
October 9, 2022    
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Join Men's Club in building the sukkah for a week full of fun and surprises as we celebrate the holiday! A light breakfast is included. [...]
Religious School Classes (Grades K-7)
October 9, 2022    
9:30 am - 11:30 am
WOTEC Membership Luncheon
October 9, 2022    
12:30 pm
Join the Women of TEC for an afternoon of Fun & Friendship with a Special Musical Performance by ALLWAYZ ON STAGE. ALLWAYZ ON STAGE is [...]
Temple Office Closed
October 10, 2022    
All Day
Confirmation Class (Grades 8-10)
October 10, 2022    
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Sukkot Services
October 10, 2022 - October 11, 2022    
9:30 am
We have services to celebrate Sukkot on Monday, 10/10 and Tuesday, 10/11. Please join us in-person or on Zoom. CLICK HERE TO JOIN US ON [...]
Monday Evening Minyan
October 10, 2022    
7:15 pm
Please join us for our weekly Monday evening minyan services. **PLEASE NOTE: ALL MONDAY EVENING MINYAN SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE ON ZOOM ONLY.**
Temple Office Closed
October 11, 2022    
All Day
Wednesday Evening Minyan
October 12, 2022    
7:15 pm
Please join us for our weekly Wednesday evening minyan services. **PLEASE NOTE: ALL WEDNESDAY EVENING MINYAN SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE ON ZOOM ONLY.**
Men's Club Steak, Scotch and Torah
October 12, 2022    
7:45 pm - 9:45 pm
Bingo Night at TEC
October 13, 2022    
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Every week, Temple Etz Chaim hosts Bingo for the local community at the Thousand Oaks United Methodist Church in Dickerson Hall during our construction.  Please [...]
Sukkot Family Dinner
October 14, 2022    
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Bring your loved ones for a special dinner under the Sukkah right before Shabbat services! SIGN UP HERE!
Kabbalat Shabbat
October 14, 2022    
7:00 pm
Please join us for a spiritual and thoughtful end of your week. Every week, Rabbi Averbach oversees a Kabbalat Shabbat service filled with prayer, songs [...]
Shabbat Morning Services
October 15, 2022    
9:30 am
Please join us on Shabbat Morning for worship, prayer and a reading of the Torah. Our Shabbat Morning Services are a great way to become [...]
Virtual Community Havdalah
October 15, 2022    
7:15 pm - 7:45 pm
Join us as we end our Shabbat weekend and rejoice on a Saturday evening!
Sunday Morning Minyan
October 16, 2022    
8:30 am
Please join us for Sunday Morning Minyan. After services, stay with us for a light breakfast nosh and conversation! **PLEASE NOTE: ALL OF OUR MINYAN [...]
Thousand Oaks Street Fair
October 16, 2022    
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Religious School Classes (Grades K-7)
October 16, 2022    
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Sukkah Lunchbox Schmooze
October 16, 2022    
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Temple Office Closed
October 17, 2022    
All Day
Confirmation Class (Grades 8-10)
October 17, 2022    
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
17 Oct
October 17, 2022    
9:30 am
Please join us in-person or on Zoom for Shemini Atzeret services starting at 9:30am. CLICK HERE TO JOIN US ON ZOOM  
Simchat Torah Dinner and Services
October 17, 2022    
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Celebrate Simchat Torah as we take the Torah scrolls out of the ark and have a night full of delicious food, dancing, and singing!  SIGN [...]
Temple Office Closed
October 18, 2022    
All Day
Simchat Torah
October 18, 2022    
9:30 am
Celebrate Simchat Torah with TEC and take the Torah scrolls out of the ark while we spend the evening singing and rejoicing! CLICK HERE TO [...]
Wednesday Evening Minyan
October 19, 2022    
7:15 pm
Please join us for our weekly Wednesday evening minyan services. **PLEASE NOTE: ALL WEDNESDAY EVENING MINYAN SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE ON ZOOM ONLY.**
Bingo Night at TEC
October 20, 2022    
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Every week, Temple Etz Chaim hosts Bingo for the local community at the Thousand Oaks United Methodist Church in Dickerson Hall during our construction.  Please [...]
Kabbalat Shabbat
October 21, 2022    
7:00 pm
Please join us for a spiritual and thoughtful end of your week. Every week, Rabbi Averbach oversees a Kabbalat Shabbat service filled with prayer, songs [...]
Shabbat Morning Services
October 22, 2022    
9:30 am
Please join us on Shabbat Morning for worship, prayer and a reading of the Torah. Our Shabbat Morning Services are a great way to become [...]
Virtual Community Havdalah
October 22, 2022    
7:15 pm - 7:45 pm
Join us as we end our Shabbat weekend and rejoice on a Saturday evening!
Sunday Morning Minyan
October 23, 2022    
8:30 am
Please join us for Sunday Morning Minyan. After services, stay with us for a light breakfast nosh and conversation! **PLEASE NOTE: ALL OF OUR MINYAN [...]
An Ounce of Prevention: A Child Safety Presentation for Parents with Pattie Fitzgerald
October 23, 2022    
9:30 am - 11:30 am
JOIN US FOR A VERY SPECIAL SUNDAY STICKAROUND "An Ounce of Prevention" - A Child Safety Presentation for Parents with Pattie Fitzgerald Pattie Fitzgerald is a tireless advocate [...]
Religious School Classes (Grades K-7)
October 23, 2022    
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Confirmation Class (Grades 8-10)
October 24, 2022    
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday Evening Minyan
October 24, 2022    
7:15 pm
Please join us for our weekly Monday evening minyan services. **PLEASE NOTE: ALL MONDAY EVENING MINYAN SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE ON ZOOM ONLY.**
Tuesdays with Rabbi Spiegel
October 25, 2022    
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Our Rabbi Emeritus, Rabbi Spiegel, invites you to participate in this weekly class to learn more about the evolving world around us. If you are [...]
Religious School Classes (Grades 3-7)
October 25, 2022    
4:15 pm - 6:15 pm
USY - Kadima Lounge
October 25, 2022    
6:15 pm - 7:45 pm
  Kadima is the youth group for students in 3rd-5th grades offering social programming after school and on weekends 1-2 times per month. Those in [...]
Monthly Mitzvah Wednesday
October 26, 2022    
8:30 am - 1:30 pm
Every month, we invite members of our congregation to drop off fruits & vegetables in front of the synagogue to be donated to those less [...]
Wednesday Evening Minyan
October 26, 2022    
7:15 pm
Please join us for our weekly Wednesday evening minyan services. **PLEASE NOTE: ALL WEDNESDAY EVENING MINYAN SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE ON ZOOM ONLY.**
Board Meeting
October 26, 2022    
7:45 pm - 9:30 pm
Temple Etz Chaim has always enjoyed the benefits of spirited, passionate lay leaders who are committed to the longevity and future of our community. These [...]
Bingo Night at TEC
October 27, 2022    
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Every week, Temple Etz Chaim hosts Bingo for the local community at the Thousand Oaks United Methodist Church in Dickerson Hall during our construction.  Please [...]
Cantorial Candidate Visit - Toby Schwartz
October 28, 2022 - October 30, 2022    
All Day
Kabbalat Shabbat
October 28, 2022    
7:00 pm
Please join us for a spiritual and thoughtful end of your week. Every week, Rabbi Averbach oversees a Kabbalat Shabbat service filled with prayer, songs [...]
Shabbat Morning Services
October 29, 2022    
9:30 am
Please join us on Shabbat Morning for worship, prayer and a reading of the Torah. Our Shabbat Morning Services are a great way to become [...]
Virtual Community Havdalah
October 29, 2022    
7:15 pm - 7:45 pm
Join us as we end our Shabbat weekend and rejoice on a Saturday evening!
Sunday Morning Minyan
October 30, 2022    
8:30 am
Please join us for Sunday Morning Minyan. After services, stay with us for a light breakfast nosh and conversation! **PLEASE NOTE: ALL OF OUR MINYAN [...]
Religious School Classes (Grades K-7)
October 30, 2022    
9:30 am - 11:30 am
USY - Machar Lounge
October 30, 2022    
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Machar (Grades K-2nd) TEC’s Youth Department offers a program called Machar. The program meets once a month for an event after Religious School. Lunch or snacks [...]
Monday Evening Minyan
October 31, 2022    
7:15 pm
Please join us for our weekly Monday evening minyan services. **PLEASE NOTE: ALL MONDAY EVENING MINYAN SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE ON ZOOM ONLY.**
01 Nov
November 1, 2022    
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Our Rabbi Emeritus, Rabbi Spiegel, invites you to participate in this weekly class to learn more about the evolving world around us. If you are [...]
Religious School Classes (Grades 3-7)
November 1, 2022    
4:15 pm - 6:15 pm
Wednesday Evening Minyan
November 2, 2022    
7:15 pm
Please join us for our weekly Wednesday evening minyan services. **PLEASE NOTE: ALL WEDNESDAY EVENING MINYAN SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE ON ZOOM ONLY.**
Bingo Night at TEC
November 3, 2022    
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Every week, Temple Etz Chaim hosts Bingo for the local community at the Thousand Oaks United Methodist Church in Dickerson Hall during our construction.  Please [...]
Cantorial Candidate Visit - Happie Hoffman
November 4, 2022 - November 6, 2022    
All Day
Friday, November 4 7:00 pm SHABBAT SERVICE   Saturday, November 5 9:30 am SHABBAT SERVICE 12:30 pm KIDDUSH LUNCH 1:30 pm CANDIDATE Q&A 7:15 pm [...]
Kabbalat Shabbat
November 4, 2022    
7:00 pm
Please join us for a spiritual and thoughtful end of your week. Every week, Rabbi Averbach oversees a Kabbalat Shabbat service filled with prayer, songs [...]
Shabbat Morning Services
November 5, 2022    
9:30 am
Please join us on Shabbat Morning for worship, prayer and a reading of the Torah. Our Shabbat Morning Services are a great way to become [...]
“Bim Bam” Saturday Morning Shabbat @ Preschool Play Yard
November 5, 2022    
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Welcome to BIM BAB SHABBAT!! Join us in the Preschool play yard for a fun and engaging service for our younger congregants full of that [...]
Virtual Community Havdalah
November 5, 2022    
7:15 pm - 7:45 pm
Join us as we end our Shabbat weekend and rejoice on a Saturday evening!
Events on September 27, 2022
Events on September 28, 2022
Monthly Mitzvah Wednesday
28 Sep 22
Thousand Oaks
Board Meeting
28 Sep 22
Events on September 29, 2022
Bingo Night at TEC
29 Sep 22
Thousand Oaks
Events on September 30, 2022
Shabbos Schmooze
30 Sep 22
Kabbalat Shabbat
30 Sep 22
Thousand Oaks
Events on October 1, 2022
Events on October 2, 2022
Events on October 3, 2022
Events on October 4, 2022
Events on October 6, 2022
Events on October 7, 2022
Kabbalat Shabbat
7 Oct 22
Thousand Oaks
Events on October 8, 2022
Events on October 10, 2022
Events on October 11, 2022
Events on October 12, 2022
Events on October 13, 2022
Bingo Night at TEC
13 Oct 22
Thousand Oaks
Events on October 14, 2022
Kabbalat Shabbat
14 Oct 22
Thousand Oaks
Events on October 15, 2022
Shabbat Morning Services
15 Oct 22
Thousand Oaks
Events on October 16, 2022
Events on October 17, 2022
Events on October 18, 2022
Simchat Torah
18 Oct 22
Events on October 19, 2022
Events on October 20, 2022
Bingo Night at TEC
20 Oct 22
Thousand Oaks
Events on October 21, 2022
Kabbalat Shabbat
21 Oct 22
Thousand Oaks
Events on October 22, 2022
Shabbat Morning Services
22 Oct 22
Thousand Oaks
Events on October 24, 2022
Events on October 25, 2022
Events on October 26, 2022
Monthly Mitzvah Wednesday
26 Oct 22
Thousand Oaks
Board Meeting
26 Oct 22
Events on October 27, 2022
Bingo Night at TEC
27 Oct 22
Thousand Oaks
Events on October 28, 2022
Events on October 29, 2022
Shabbat Morning Services
29 Oct 22
Thousand Oaks
Events on October 30, 2022
Events on October 31, 2022
Events on November 1, 2022
Events on November 2, 2022
Events on November 3, 2022
Bingo Night at TEC
3 Nov 22
Thousand Oaks
Events on November 4, 2022