Building on last year’s success, the Levite Jewish Community Center in B’ham will host its 2nd annual J’la Gala to benefit its wide range of programming for children and adults. This year’s theme, “Only at The J,” celebrates the unique and wonderful role The J plays in the lives of thousands of our neighbors. Attendees will enjoy a gourmet kosher meal and cocktails, plus silent and live auctions. The gala will take place on August 6, from 5 to 8 p.m. Tickets are $125. Visit bhamjcc.org for more information.