Almost-Annual "What is it about Jews & Movies on December 25th" Party @ Shul

(formerly known as the What is it about Jews & Chinese Food on December 25th Party)

This year’s party will be held at the Chadeish Yameinu Shul at the Galleria, 740 Front Street, Suite 170, in Santa Cruz.

1:00 - 3:15 pm: Love Actually

Follows the lives of eight very different couples in dealing with their love lives in various loosely interrelated tales all set during a frantic month before Christmas in London. Stars Hugh Grant, Martine McCutcheon, Liam Neeson

3:30 - 5:00 pm: The Best of Victor Borge: Act One and Two

There was no one quite like the famed Danish Jewish comedian Victor Borge. Beautiful piano accompanies great comedy performed perfect timing and indescribable warmth.

5:00 - 6:30 pm: Dinner & Salon - RSVP to:


You are welcome to bring your own dinner (vegetarian), or, to join us in ordering from Veg On The Edge. $15 per person.


Bring something you’ve created - such as a photograph, story, song, or painting, and share about it for a few minutes over dinner. Our time will allow for a minyan (10) of artists to share.

6:30 - 8:00 pm: Life of Brian

Monty Python classic. Born on the original Christmas in the stable next door to Jesus, Brian of Nazareth spends his life being mistaken for the Messiah.