Yiddishland’s Second Open Mic

Yiddishland California and Zoom

Join Yiddishland’s second farbrengen (open mic) on June 17. We will have an open mic (classical and popular music, poetry, monologues, stories, jokes, etc), accompanied by drinks. You do not have to be Jewish to participate. Please email us at info@yaaana.org if you would like to present something at the open mic and include a description or sample of […]

$18

Yiddish for Beginners II with Tanya Yakovleva

Zoom

If you are already familiar with the alef-beys, then this is the course for you. We will follow the interdisciplinary approach to language learning and use different Yiddish textbooks. Through watching informative videos about famous figures in Yiddish culture, discussing films, and singing Yiddish songs, this course will cover all four areas of language learning: speaking, […]

$270

Yiddish for Beginners I with Tanya Yakovleva

Zoom

This class for total beginners emphasizes spoken and written communication, and provides a basic introduction to Yiddish culture. By the end of the course, students will be able to understand basic Yiddish and express themselves. Through watching informative videos about famous figures in Yiddish culture, discussing films, and singing Yiddish songs, this course will cover […]

Yiddish for Intermediate I with Tanya Yakovleva

Zoom

In this course, you will build on the grammatical knowledge acquired while attending YAAANA’s Beginner II class series or a similar Yiddish course. We will use different materials and repeat skills gained in the previous level such as conjugation in the past and future times. Students will gain knowledge of how to compare adjectives, to […]

$270

Leyenkrayz for Intermediate and Advanced with Tanya Yakovleva

Zoom

In this course conducted entirely in Yiddish, students of intermediate II level will practice reading and translating skills without judgment and comparisons. We will read and translate Itsik Manger’s satirical novel Di vunderlekhe lebns-bashraybung fun Shmuel-Abe Abervo (Dos bukh fun gan-eydn) /The Amazing Life Story of Shmuel-Abe Abervo (The Book of the Garden of Eden) written in 1939. […]

$230

La Jolla’s First Friday Art Walk

Yiddishland California 1128 Wall St., La Jolla, CA

On Friday, July 1, Yiddishland CA is participating in La Jolla’s monthly art walk and will have a variety of artwork and Judaica available for purchase. Join us for drinks, snacks, Yiddish entertainment, and the opportunity to see wonderful, original artwork. This month’s theme will be Red, White, and Blues! As a new feature this month will be […]

Free

Yiddish for Beginners I with Arturo Kerbel

Zoom

he Hebrew alphabet and your first Yiddish words are building blocks of Jewish identity, culture, and heritage. Join us and learn how to read and write Yiddish, some basic words, and useful phrases. Different methods that include music, poetry, and other computer-based programs will be used to enrich the experience. To register: https://yiddishlandcalifornia.org/yiddish-for-beginners-i-arturo/

$120

New Course of Judeo-Spanish (Ladino) for Beginners

Zoom

Explore our brand-new language course which will introduce you to the language and help you gain reading and speaking skills. The course will focus on vocabulary, grammar, and communication, as well as the cultural history of the language.Course materials will be based both on Rashi script and on the Latin alphabet. To register: https://yiddishlandcalifornia.org/new-course-of-judeo-spanish-ladino-for-beginners/?fbclid=IwAR3OK0kH-MywhkE1_b7-RSc_5Dao0Xp3bPRjwFSECA2UxH-VG3pnXnzNSi4

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August Art Walk with Manzanita Blues

Yiddishland California 1128 Wall St., La Jolla, CA

On Friday, August 5, Yiddishland CA is participating in La Jolla’s monthly art walk and will have a variety of artwork and Judaica available for purchase. Join us for drinks, snacks, Yiddish entertainment, and the opportunity to see wonderful, original artwork. As a new feature this month we will have live music at the art […]

Free

No End to Yiddishland – a Presentation by Jana Mazurkiewicz Meisarosh

A venue in La Jolla (address provided upon registration) and via Zoom

This is your chance to hear about highlights from the past five years and plans for the future, as well as to socialize with other supporters, including our Board members. Nosh will be generously provided by La Jolla’s Olive and Basil restaurant; drinks are on us! The event will take place in a residential venue in […]

First Friday Art Walk in September – Learn

Yiddishland California 1128 Wall St., La Jolla, CA

On Friday, June 3, Yiddishland CA is participating in La Jolla’s monthly art walk and will have a variety of artwork available for purchase. Join us for drinks, snacks, Yiddish entertainment, and the opportunity to see wonderful, original artwork. This month’s theme will be Pride! To register: https://yiddishlandcalifornia.org/art-walk-2/

Free

Yiddishland at La Jolla Art and Wine Festival

Yiddishland California 1128 Wall St., La Jolla, CA

Get a taste of our Yiddishland (www.yiddishlandcalifornia.org) at the upcoming La Jolla Art & Wine Festival! Our door will be open on October 8 (Saturday) and October 9 (Sunday), from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Come visit us at 1128 Wall St, La Jolla. Jana Mazurkiewicz Meisarosh will be giving personalized tours of the exhibit. Wine […]

Free