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PJC Shul on the Beach


Succot Schedule

All Services are held at the Famous Shul on the Beach

 505 Ocean Front Walk (the Boardwalk) in Venice


Sunday Night, October 23rd, Shmini Atzeret

Services begin at 5:55 pm

Monday Morning

Services begin at 9:00 am

Monday Night, Simchas Torah

Services begin at 5:30 pm with singing and dancing

  Followed by Yom Tov dinner in the Succah $26 reserve here.

Tuesday Morning, Simchas Torah

Services begin at 9:00 am with singing and dancing

  Followed by a Yom Tov lunch $20 reserve here.

Shabbos, October 28th-29th


Friday Evening

Services begin at 5:50 pm followed by Shabbos Experience Dinner
$18 per person, reserve here.

Saturday Morning  

8:30 am Pre prayer meditation on the beach in front of the shul

9:00 am Shacris

11:30 am Kiddush

5:10 pm  Torah discussion with Rabbi Rubanowitz

5:40 pm Mincha/ Shalos Seudas/ Ma'ariv

for Shabbos Sponsorship Opportunities click here.

Weekday Shacris Services

held at  726 Rose Ave (just west of Lincoln Blvd. across from the Whole Foods)

  Sunday 8:00 am 

  Monday & Thursday 7:00 am

  (sorry we don't yet cover the other days)

Ongoing Learning Opportunities

Tuesday Evening 7:45pm Gamorah (men only) with Rabbi M. Blau

Wednesday Evening 7:30 pm T.O.W.N.
(Torah On Wednesday Night) with Rabbi Shalom Rubanowitz, contemporary issues in Jewish Life.

Contact our office for more details.

Contact us:

Shul on the Beach:
505 Ocean Front Walk
Venice Beach

Office at:
726 Rose Avenue
Venice California 90291

310 392 8749

PJC - Pacific Jewish Center

Welcome to the Shul on the Beach!

We invite you to visit our historic Synagogue on the Venice Boardwalk.
Throughout the year, a vibrant community of all ages enjoys a wide range of educational, celebrative, and spiritual experiences. We welcome Jews of every background to join our “user friendly” traditional Orthodox services and celebrations.

All services are at the historic Shul on the Beach
505 Ocean Front Walk - Venice Beach
Located at a convenient walking distance from both
Santa Monica and Marina del Rey.

For questions, please call:
PJC Office at 310  392  8749


Who We Are

PJC, the Shul on the Beach, is a unique Torah community, located in the Venice/Santa Monica/Marina del Rey neighborhoods of Southern California.

Over the past three-plus decades, Pacific Jewish Center has grown into a community with a local core of approximately 50 families and friends, plus hundreds who attend our weekly programming. Membership includes families with children of all ages, elderly couples and singles, young singles and many visitors. Pacific Jewish Center is filled with a warmth and caring which is world reknown. PJC is known as well for its thirst for learning.

Come visit us and share a Shabbos on the famous Venice Beach Boardwalk.

Our Rabbi


Rabbi Shalom Rubanowitz is the Rabbi at PJC.

For his CV please see the "About Us" page.



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Sun, 23 October 2016 21 Tishrei 5777