2011 Events

Freedom's Sisters and Wednesdays in Mississippi

LAAAJC - Los Angeles African American Jewish Connection

Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 5:00pm

Life's Reflections - Poetry for the People

An Evening with Tommy Hawkins

Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 7:00pm

Freedom Sunday

An event for the whole family.

Sunday, December 4, 2011 from 1:00pm - 4:00pm

How We Survived

Sunday, November 20, 2011 at 2:00pm

MOT to partner with other local organizations for Holocaust Education Institute.

Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 4:15pm

Kristallnacht: Night of Broken Glass


Friday, November 11, 2011 at 1:00pm

2011 Once Upon a World Book Award Presentation

Join us as we present the 2011 awards

Sunday, November 6, 2011

The U.S. and the Arab Spring

Challenges and Opportunities Moving Forward

Thursday, November 3, 2011 at 7:00pm

Lost Voices

A rare film screening and discussion

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Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 7:00pm

Rocket Man Under Fire

with Paul Martin

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Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 7:00pm

The Rescuers

Special Los Angeles Screening of the Award-winning documentary

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Tuesday, October 18, 2011 at 7:00pm

8 Stories, That Haven't Changed The World



Film screening and Discussion

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Monday, October 17, 2011 at 7:00pm

Film Screening and Program  

Tuesday, October 4, 2011 at 6:00pm

Israel's Search for Heirs 

Monday, September 12, 2011 at 11:00am - 12:00pm 

Remembering 9/11 at the MOT 

10 Year Anniversary

Sunday, September 11, 2011 at 11:00am - 5:00pm 

9/11 + 10 

Public Attitudes About Security Threats - Domestic and Global

Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 7:00pm

The Debt 

Members Only Film Screening

Wednesday, August 24, 2011 at 7:00pm

Chasing Madoff 

Members Only Film Screening

Monday, August 22, 2011 at 7:00pm


Can one be a Catholic priest and an observant Jew at the same time?

Film Screening

Wednesday, August 10, 2011 at 7:30pm

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Exhibition Adventures

Family Sunday Program

Sunday, July 31, 2011 from 12:00pm - 4:00pm

I Want to Remember, He Wants to Forget

Film Screening

Sunday, July 31, 2011

4:30pm See Besa Exhibition

5:00pm Film Screening

Stories of Our Treasures

Righteous Diplomats

Tuesday, July 26, 2011 at 12:00pm

Sarah's Key

Members Only Film Screening

Event is Full - Registration now closed.

Sunday, July 17, 2011 at 7:00pm

The Curious Case of Curt Flood 

Film Screening

Event is Full - Registration now closed.

Monday, July 11, 2011 at 7:30pm

Announcing the 2011 Book Award Winners

Join us for the Once Upon a World Book Awards on November 6, 2011

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Sunday is Juneteenth.

Juneteenth honors the day African Americans in Texas learned that slavery had ended—June 19, 1865. Learn more about this event and other historical milestones in the We The People exhibit at the MOT

Sunday, June 19, 2011

Crazy Wisdom:

The Life and Times of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche

Film Screening

Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 7:30pm

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Stories of Our Treasures

Remembering Anne Frank

Sunday, June 14, 2011 at 12:00pm

Sunday is Loving Day.

Learn more about the Loving Case and other milestones in the struggle for civil rights in the We The People exhibit at the MOT

Sunday, June 10, 2011

Nuremberg: Its Lesson for Today

Film Screening

Thursday, June 2, 2011 at 7:00pm

Purchase tickets online - online registration now closed

Journey to Heaven

Exploring Jewish Views of the Afterlife

By Noted Scholar and Author Leila Leah Bronner

Sunday, May 15, 2011 at 5:00pm to 7:00pm

There Was Once...

Film Screening

Monday, May 9, 2011 at 7:00pm

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The Secret of Priest's Grotto:
A Holocaust Survival Story

A special program for Middle School Classes

Thursday, May 5, 2011 at 11:00am

Prisoner of Her Past

Film Screening

Tuesday, May 3, 2011 at 7:30pm

Besa: Albanian Muslims Who Saved Jews
During The Holocaust

Exhibition Opening and Ribbon Cutting

Monday, May 2, 2011 at 7:00pm

Yom HaShoah
Holocaust Remembrance Day

Monday, May 2, 2011 at 10:00am

Family Sunday - Yom HaShoah
Holocaust Remembrance Day

Sunday, May 1, 2011 from 12:00pm - 4:00pm

The Heavens Are Empty

Discovering the Lost Town of Trochenbrod

Sunday, May 1, 2011 at 2:30pm

Finding Leah Tickotsky

Film Screening

Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 7:30pm

MOT Hosts Video Conference to Commemorate the
50th Anniversary of the Freedom Riders

A special program for schools

Wednesday, April 6, 2011 at 9:30am

Ruling Over Monarchs, Giants & Stars: Umpiring in the Negro Leagues and Beyond

An Afternoon with author and filmmaker Byron Motley

Sunday, March 27, 2011 at 1:30pm

The Last Survivor: Four Tragedies. Four Journies. One Purpose

Film Screening

Sunday, March 27, 2011 at 7:00pm

Commemorate Women’s History Month

Sunday, March 13, 2011 from 12:00pm - 4:00pm

The Accidental Anarchist: From The Diaries of Jacob Marateck

An afternoon with author Bryna Kranzler

Wednesday, March 9, 2011 at 2:00pm

MOT Congratulates Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipients

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Special Exhibition: A Game in the B Leagues

Through March 2011

The Labyrinth

Film Screening

Thursday, January 27, 2011 at 7:30pm

Stories of Our Treasures

Auschwitz inmate ledger and other documents

Name searches in Library Digital Archives

The Campaign to Destroy Israel:

Understanding the new campaign to use theology to de-legitimize Israel and how it parallels parallel efforts on the diplomatic and academic fronts

Monday, January 24, 2011 at 7:00pm

Shush! Growing Up Jewish Under Stalin

an afternoon with author Emil Draitser

Sunday, January 23, 2011 2011 at 2:30pm

Stories from the Fringe: Women Rabbis, Revealed!

Special Benefit Reading

Saturday, January 22, 2011 and

Sunday, January 23, 2011 at 7:00pm

Come and celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Sunday, January 16, 2011 from 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Sunday, January 17, 2011 from 12:00pm - 4:00pm


The Black Tulip

Film Screening
Sunday, January 9, 2011 at 7:00pm

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Barney's Version

Film Screening
Thursday, January 6, 2011 at 7:30pm

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