WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FORWARD TO IN THE SPRING & SUMMER 2020

  • Saturday, February 22, Contra Costa Midrasha’s Gala. For details, visit ccmidrasha.com.
  • Sunday, February 23, East Bay International Jewish Film Festival’s Gala celebrating 25th year anniversary.
  • Sunday, March 8, Community-wide Purim Carnival at Cong. B’nai Shalom
  • The 25th Annual East Bay International Jewish Film Festival: February 26 at the Orinda Theatre; February 29 – March 8 at the Century 16 in Pleasant Hill; March 12 & 15 at the Vine Cinema & Alehouse in Livermore.
  • Sunday, March 22, Congregation B’nai Shalom’s Annual Gala. For details, visit bshalom.org.
  • Thursday, March 26, 7:00 pm, Congregation B’nai Tikvah. An EBIJFF Afterthought Event “Israeli Fusion Food.” For tickets and more info: jewishworldcinema.org.
  • Monday, April 20, 7:00 pm, Holocaust Commemoration/Yom HaShoah with Speaker Fred Rosenbaum at Temple Isaiah. For more info: 925.895.3605. Sponsored by CCJCC in partnership with Contra Costa synagogues and Jewish organizations.
  • Thursday, April 23, 7:00 pm author Saul Austerlitz on the 25th anniversary of Friends, at Congregation B’nai Shalom.
  • Sunday, May 3, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm, Israel Live! This community-wide Celebration of Israel@72 will feature interactive children’s programming, educational workshops, film screenings, Israeli dancing & more! Venue TBD. For more information: 925.895.3605 Sponsored by the CCJCC in partnership with Contra Costa synagogues and Jewish organizations.
  • Sunday, May 3, Evening, Contra Costa Jewish Day School Gala
  • Saturday, May 9, Temple Isaiah Annual’s Gala
  • Saturday, May 9, 7:00 pm, popular author Adam Mansbach, at Congregation B’nai Shalom.
  • Thursday, June 4, 7:00 pm, author Sarah Rose on female spies who helped the Allies succeed on D-Day, at Congregation B’nai Shalom.
  • Saturday, June 6, Congregation B’nai Tikvah’s Gala
  • June 18-28, Mifgash Teen Summer Program (details see below)

THE JUNE 2020 MIFGASH

 

Inviting all teens for the 2nd Annual Mifgash!

American Jewish teens have the opportunity to join with 30+ Israeli teens for 8–10 days of Bay Area adventures.

Make friends. Make a difference. Make memories.

This is day-camp for teens. Journey in June 2020 through an amusement park, redwoods, college campuses, beaches, high tech, and all that the San Francisco Bay Area has to offer. Sign up by the day, by the week and/or be a host to two amazing Israeli teens for the experience of a lifetime.

 

Applications available Thanksgiving 2019 at ccmidrasha.com/mifgash

Don’t miss out on the fun!