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In loving memory of Doris Markus mother to Naomi Alter.
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  Monthly, on or near Rosh Chodesh. The date changes each month so watch the Newsletters,  Facebook  and the  webpage 


Past DMC events... 

Mikvah - The Living Waters 


As we prepare for the New Year we contemplate the rebirth of the world on its anniversary of Creation. The Women's Mikvah is a place of rebirth and renewal. Please join us on a tour of Mikvah Israel, the longest serving Mikvah in S Diego county. Monday, August 5th at 7pm. Join us also for a talk about the Mikvah on Wednesdays at 2pm at the Starbucks in Target Encinitas.


Preparation for the Nine Days with Mary Kay 

Rosh Chodesh Av is the first of the Nine Days, a period of mourning for the entire Jewish People. We mourn the sacking of Jerusalem and the destruction of the Beis Hamikdosh. Join us as we learn what destroyed the Temple, how we can repair that and what the observances for the Nine Days are. Sunday July 7th at 7pm at the home of Naomi Alter.

Presentation by Rhonda Bloom.



My Moment with the Rebbe


The Rebbe’s Yahrzeit is the 3rd of Tammuz, and so it is appropriate to hold gatherings in his honor on and before his Yahrzeit. All women are encouraged to participate in this meaningful event, which will take place at the Rabbi’s house beginning at 7pm on Sunday, May 9th.

Please be sure to bring your story and your REBBE DOLLAR as well! 



Shavuos Preparations 2013


Everyone knows that the Dairy Buffet at Chabad at La Costa cannot be beat. Join us as we have an expert demonstration of Spanakopita, crepes and more. Tuesday, May 7th, 7:30PM at the Rebbetzin's Home.

"Why DO we eat dairy on Shavuos?" 

Call for more information 760 612 9787 


Tu B'Shvat 2013 

Tu B'Shvat Brachot Seder Saturday night, January 26th, 7:30PM. Rebbetzin's home. 

Join us as we explore the connection between the blessings on the foods we eat and the blessings in our lives.

An evening for Women. 

Please call for more information 760 612 9787 



Rosh Chodesh Kislev 2012/5773


This month the Doris Markus Rosh Chodesh Group will meet at the home of the Rebbetzin on Thursday, November 15th from 7:30pm - 9:00pm. We will discuss motherhood and what it means to be, or to have a Jewish mother. 

Jewish Mothers' Day fell this year on Cheshvan 11th, come find out why this date and what the secular date was.

Light refreshments. Workshop.



Past Themes 


Knitting a new relationship with Gd
Love your Neighbor as Yourself - but what if I don't like myself all that much?
Health and Wellness
Balancing Nutrition
Chair Exercises for a healthy you
Tu B'Shvat and Brochos party
The Art of Fruit Carving
Flower Arrangements
Setting a Yom Tov table
Jewelry design
Piano Harp concert
Wine tasting

Call the Rebbetzin or email to RSVP

Pictures of Sivan event here -


Donations suggested.