ALL EVENTS (INCLUDING PAST)

CLASSES & MULTI-WEEK COURSES

COURSE OFFERINGS FROM HAMAQOM (THE PLACE)

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COURSE OFFERINGS FROM HAMAQOM (THE PLACE)

HaMaqom, is now offering a diversity of options for learning, growth, and practice during this special time of…
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

A UNIQUE PORTRAIT: RUTH BADER GINSBURG

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A UNIQUE PORTRAIT: RUTH BADER GINSBURG

Authors Jeffrey Rosen and Dahlia Lithwick share insights from their new book CONVERSATIONS WITH RBG: RUTH BADER GINSBURG…
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

THE GREAT JEWISH DEBATE

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THE GREAT JEWISH DEBATE

"The Great Jewish Debate" will be a rigorous but amiable exchange between two journalists from different political perspectives.
CLASSES & MULTI-WEEK COURSES

COURSE ON POST-WWII HOLLYWOOD

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COURSE ON POST-WWII HOLLYWOOD

This 2-hour course on Post-WWII Hollywood covers the two 1947 films that explored homegrown antisemitism as well as…
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

Q&A WITH EYTAN FOX

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Q&A WITH EYTAN FOX

Israeli Director Eytan Fox will introduce his latest movie SUBLET to the East Bay audience.
MOVIES

SUBLET (October 18-20)

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SUBLET (October 18-20)

Eytan Fox's newest film SUBLET is a warm, touching drama about relationships, hope and self-discovery.
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

ALAN ZWEIBEL & LAUGH LINES

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ALAN ZWEIBEL & LAUGH LINES

SNL writer Alan Zweibel will be talking on his memoir Laugh Lines: My Life Helping Funny People Be…
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

THE FACES OF ISRAEL

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THE FACES OF ISRAEL

An enlightening Zoom discussion with Yoseph Haddad, an Israeli Christian Arab, who is passionately dedicated to integrating Arabs…
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

AMBASSADOR DENNIS ROSS LECTURE

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AMBASSADOR DENNIS ROSS LECTURE

Ambassador Dennis Ross will talk about Israel and the Middle East.
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

FACEBOOK: THE INSIDE STORY

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FACEBOOK: THE INSIDE STORY

Renowned tech writer Steven Levy had unprecedented access to Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg for three years. In…
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

ANTI-SEMITISM ON CAMPUS IN THE TIME OF COVID-19

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ANTI-SEMITISM ON CAMPUS IN THE TIME OF COVID-19

Join Mark Yudof and Miriam Elman, Board members of the Academic Engagement Network, as they discuss how radical…
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

AROUND THE WORLD WITH FRED

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AROUND THE WORLD WITH FRED

This is a three-part series featuring 3 films from 3 different countries and speaker Fred Rosenbaum.
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

AUTHOR EVENT: ARMIES OF ENABLERS

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AUTHOR EVENT: ARMIES OF ENABLERS

Law Professor Amos Guiora's new book ARMIES OF ENABLERS explores the breaches of trust that too often make…
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

GENERATION FRIENDS

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GENERATION FRIENDS

Journalist Saul Austerlitz’s latest book, "Generation Friends," reveals the inner workings of the legendary TV comedy series FRIENDS.
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

HOW THE SIX DAY WAR INFORMS TODAY’S MIDDLE EAST

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HOW THE SIX DAY WAR INFORMS TODAY’S MIDDLE EAST

An online presentation by Rafael Danziger that will explore how the 1967 war impacted the region.
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

INDIA, ISRAEL & BERKELEY

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INDIA, ISRAEL & BERKELEY

Our distinguished panel will discuss the ties between Israel, India and Berkeley, demonstrated in the Berkeley-based Magnes Collection…
CLASSES & MULTI-WEEK COURSES

JEWISH LEARNING WITH PROJECT ZUG

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JEWISH LEARNING WITH PROJECT ZUG

With Project Zug, enjoy community building and Jewish learning on your own schedule!
COMMUNITY GATHERINGS & CAMPS, LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

LET’S TALK ABOUT RACISM WITH DR. KATJA ANTOINE

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LET’S TALK ABOUT RACISM WITH DR. KATJA ANTOINE

Join us for a talk and discussion on what you can do to fight racism, both as an…
MOVIES

ONCE IN A LIFETIME

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ONCE IN A LIFETIME

A dedicated history teacher at a French high school is determined to give the best education she can…
COMMUNITY GATHERINGS & CAMPS

QUEER COMMUNITY IN ISRAEL: ZOOM WORKSHOP

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QUEER COMMUNITY IN ISRAEL: ZOOM WORKSHOP

Join the JCC East Bay for a Zoom workshop on LGBTQ+ community in Israel in honor of Pride…
MOVIES

THE INTERPRETER

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THE INTERPRETER

Setting off with a pistol, 80-year-old translator Ali Ungár travels from Slovakia to Vienna to take revenge on…