Experience the deeper meaning of Passover in a warm and motivational environment, complete with a traditional Seder dinner, insights, singing, four cups of wine, and hand baked Shmurah Matzah! Whether you are a Seder veteran or a curious explorer, our Seder offers a stimulating experience.
The Jewish Federation and The Jewish Community Foundation of the East Bay are proud to host two community commemorations of the Holocaust and the Resistance. Holocaust education commemorates the victims and sustains a meaningful dialogue between history and memory, raising awareness to promote human rights everywhere and eliminate all forms of discrimination and intolerance.
Celebrate Israel’s 70th birthday with an evening of Israeli wine tasting and learning curated and led especially for Congregation Beth Emek by guest Sommelier Sang Lee of Total Wine. Light bites included. Over 21 Only.
While Israel has often been called “The Land of Milk and Honey,” Carmit Becker will demonstrate how it really should be called “The Land of Wine.” Carmit, whose grandparents started to make wine in pre-State Israel in 1880, will be our tour guide as we journey through Israel by tasting wine from the country’s different regions. Over 21 Only.
At Contra Costa Jewish Day School, Jewish values and traditions come to life every day. The CCJDS annual gala is an elegant and festive celebration that raises funds to educate the next generation of Jewish leaders and friends of Israel.
Join us to honor Claudia Felson and Rabbi Steven Chester for their lifelong commitments to Israel. We will raise funds for organizations that help create a civil, democratic, and just society for all Israelis.