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SIMI VALLEY, CALIFORNIA

Celebrate New Year 2015: Bible’s Real Housewives & A Few Good Men, Jews in Cinema & Jews of Italy

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Program #20265RJ
7 Days | 6 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.

Itinerary for Dec 30 — Jan 5, 2014

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Type: Conference Center

Description: 3,000 acres of rolling hills in a beautiful conference center/camp/ranch setting.

Contact info:
1101 Peppertree Lane (Tapo Canyon Road)
Simi Valley, CA 93064-0001 USA
phone: 805-582-4450
web: www.thebbi.org

Room amenities: Individually controlled heat and air-conditioning. Spacious, fully-carpeted. Generous closet and drawer space.

Facility amenities: Miles of walking trails, comfortable classrooms, lounges and reading rooms. Extensive Judaica library.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Check in time: 2:00 PM


Day One: Monday, December 30 - Arrival/Orientation
Afternoon: Arrival, unpack and settle, followed by orientation.

Dinner: Dinner buffet.

Evening: an evening activity to be determined along with getting to know fellow Road Scholars.

Lodging: Brandeis-Bardin Institute

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: 3,000 acres of rolling hills in a beautiful conference center/camp/ranch setting.

Contact info:
1101 Peppertree Lane (Tapo Canyon Road)
Simi Valley, CA 93064-0001 USA
phone: 805-582-4450
web: www.thebbi.org

Room amenities: Individually controlled heat and air-conditioning. Spacious, fully-carpeted. Generous closet and drawer space.

Facility amenities: Miles of walking trails, comfortable classrooms, lounges and reading rooms. Extensive Judaica library.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Check in time: 2:00 PM


Day Two: Tuesday, December 31 - Class Sessions
Breakfast: Breakfast Buffet.

Morning: 2 classes 9:00 am 10:30am and 10:45am to 12:15pm as described in distributed schedule

Lunch: Lunch Buffet.

Afternoon: Class and/or activity as described in distributed schedule

Dinner: Cocktail reception and New Year's eve gala celebration

Evening: New Years Eve Gala Cellebration.

Lodging: Brandeis-Bardin Institute

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: 3,000 acres of rolling hills in a beautiful conference center/camp/ranch setting.

Contact info:
1101 Peppertree Lane (Tapo Canyon Road)
Simi Valley, CA 93064-0001 USA
phone: 805-582-4450
web: www.thebbi.org

Room amenities: Individually controlled heat and air-conditioning. Spacious, fully-carpeted. Generous closet and drawer space.

Facility amenities: Miles of walking trails, comfortable classrooms, lounges and reading rooms. Extensive Judaica library.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Check in time: 2:00 PM


Day Three: Wednesday, January 01 - Class session as described on in distributed sche...
Breakfast: Breakfast Buffet.

Morning: class sessions as described in distributed schedule

Lunch: Lunch Buffet.

Afternoon: class sessions as described in distributed schedule

Dinner: Dinner Buffet.

Evening: lecture or entertainment as per detailed schedule distributed upon arrival

Lodging: Brandeis-Bardin Institute

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: 3,000 acres of rolling hills in a beautiful conference center/camp/ranch setting.

Contact info:
1101 Peppertree Lane (Tapo Canyon Road)
Simi Valley, CA 93064-0001 USA
phone: 805-582-4450
web: www.thebbi.org

Room amenities: Individually controlled heat and air-conditioning. Spacious, fully-carpeted. Generous closet and drawer space.

Facility amenities: Miles of walking trails, comfortable classrooms, lounges and reading rooms. Extensive Judaica library.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Check in time: 2:00 PM


Day Four: Thursday, January 02 - Class Sessions/Shabbat Dinner/Shabbat Services/On...
Breakfast: Breakfast Buffet.

Morning: Class sessions per distributed schedule.

Lunch: Box Lunch

Afternoon: Docent led tour of the Skirball Cultural Center.

Dinner: Dinner buffet

Evening: .lecture or entertainment as per detailed schedule distributed on arrival

Lodging: Brandeis-Bardin Institute

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: 3,000 acres of rolling hills in a beautiful conference center/camp/ranch setting.

Contact info:
1101 Peppertree Lane (Tapo Canyon Road)
Simi Valley, CA 93064-0001 USA
phone: 805-582-4450
web: www.thebbi.org

Room amenities: Individually controlled heat and air-conditioning. Spacious, fully-carpeted. Generous closet and drawer space.

Facility amenities: Miles of walking trails, comfortable classrooms, lounges and reading rooms. Extensive Judaica library.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Check in time: 2:00 PM


Day Five: Friday, January 03 - Shabbat Morning Service and Kiddush/Traditional S...
Shabbat Morning Service and Kiddush/Traditional Shabbat Luncheon/Scheduled Evening Program

Breakfast: Traditional Shabbat Breakfast preceding services.

Morning: .Class sessions per distrubuted schedule

Lunch: Lunch

Afternoon: Afternoon rest after lunch followed by late afternoon lecture.

Dinner: Traditional Shabbat dinner

Evening: Egalitarian Shabbat Service followed by oneg Shabbat

Lodging: Brandeis-Bardin Institute

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: 3,000 acres of rolling hills in a beautiful conference center/camp/ranch setting.

Contact info:
1101 Peppertree Lane (Tapo Canyon Road)
Simi Valley, CA 93064-0001 USA
phone: 805-582-4450
web: www.thebbi.org

Room amenities: Individually controlled heat and air-conditioning. Spacious, fully-carpeted. Generous closet and drawer space.

Facility amenities: Miles of walking trails, comfortable classrooms, lounges and reading rooms. Extensive Judaica library.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Check in time: 2:00 PM


Day Six: Saturday, January 04 - Class Sessions box lunch and departure
Breakfast: Traditional Shabbat Breakfast

Morning: Egalitarian Shabbat Service followed by Oneg

Lunch: Shabbat Lunch

Afternoon: Lecture or activity per detailed schedule distributed on arrival.

Dinner: Third meal of the Shabbat.

Evening: Havdallah service and entertaintment per detailed schedule upon arrival.

Lodging: Brandeis-Bardin Institute

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Seven: Sunday, January 05 - Two classes in the morning; departure.
Breakfast: Breakfast buffet.

Morning: Lecture per detailed schedule which will be distributed upon arrival.

Lunch: Box lunch to be picked up prior to departure.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch


Free Time Opportunities


Simi Valley, CA
Ronald Reagan Presidential LibraryMuseum honoring the late President Ronald Reagan. Beautiful facility and landscaping. Self-directed tours and gift shop. New Air Force One exhibit.

Important information about your itinerary:
Please know that while we do everything we can to finalize all aspects of our programs well in advance, there are logistics that occasionally must be altered. Our website will reflect the most recent information, and we are committed to providing you with final program details no later than eight weeks prior to the start of programs outside the U.S. and three weeks prior to the start of programs within the U.S. If you ever have questions about your program, please don't hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to assist you.
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