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LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

WOMEN OF THE BOOK: JEWISH WOMEN RE-VISITING THE PARSHOT

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WOMEN OF THE BOOK: JEWISH WOMEN RE-VISITING THE PARSHOT

Shoshana Gugenheim Kedem, an interdisciplinary artist, brought together 54 Jewish women artists from around the world to each…
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

AUTHOR EVENT: “FAMOUS FATHER GIRL: A MEMOIR OF GROWING UP BERNSTEIN”

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AUTHOR EVENT: “FAMOUS FATHER GIRL: A MEMOIR OF GROWING UP BERNSTEIN”

Jamie Bernstein will talk about the life and legacy of her father, the revered composer (On the Town,…
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS, MUSIC & THEATER

SUZ SHAMPANIER & BEN TUCKER: TIKKUN OLAM THROUGH STORYTELLING

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SUZ SHAMPANIER & BEN TUCKER: TIKKUN OLAM THROUGH STORYTELLING

A "Groit" holds the history of his tribe in his head; the saying throughout Africa is “when the…
COMMUNITY GATHERINGS & GALAS

L’CHAIM! TO LIFE! THE CONTRA COSTA JEWISH DAY SCHOOL GALA

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L’CHAIM! TO LIFE! THE CONTRA COSTA JEWISH DAY SCHOOL GALA

Join us as we celebrate 18 years of joyful learning. For nearly two decades, CCJDS has nurtured critical…
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

IS ISRAEL A JEWISH STATE OR STATE OF JEWS?

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IS ISRAEL A JEWISH STATE OR STATE OF JEWS?

Speaker: Rabbi Steve Chester, Temple Isaiah. Admission is free and open to the public. Reception to follow.
MOVIES

AN INCONVENIENT SEQUEL: TRUTH TO POWER

Film

AN INCONVENIENT SEQUEL: TRUTH TO POWER

Join us for a film screening of "An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power" followed by a discussion with…
FOODIE EVENTS

WHAT’S ICE WINE?

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WHAT’S ICE WINE?

Join us for a Wine Tasting and taste the only Kosher Ice Wine produced in the USA. Get…
COMMUNITY GATHERINGS & GALAS

CONG. B’NAI SHALOM MEN’S CLUB PASSOVER SEDER

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CONG. B’NAI SHALOM MEN’S CLUB PASSOVER SEDER

Join Congregation B’nai Shalom and its Men’s Club for a family-friendly, interactive Seder with special activities for children.…
COMMUNITY GATHERINGS & GALAS

CHABAD OF THE TRI-VALLEY PASSOVER SEDER

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CHABAD OF THE TRI-VALLEY PASSOVER SEDER

Join Chabad of the Tri-Valley for a memorable and uplifting experience. Four-course gourmet Passover cuisine and hand-made shmurah…
COMMUNITY GATHERINGS & GALAS

CHABAD OF CONTRA COSTA PASSOVER SEDER

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CHABAD OF CONTRA COSTA PASSOVER SEDER

Join Chabad of Contra Costa for an inspirational Passover Seder, and experience the deeper meaning of Passover in…
COMMUNITY GATHERINGS & GALAS

CONG. B’NAI TIKVAH COMMUNITY PASSOVER SEDER

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CONG. B’NAI TIKVAH COMMUNITY PASSOVER SEDER

B’nai Tikvah’s Community Passover Seder will be catered by Sunrise Catering. Open to the community.
COMMUNITY GATHERINGS & GALAS

ROCKIN’ AROUND THE CLOCK: CONG. B’NAI TIKVAH GALA

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ROCKIN’ AROUND THE CLOCK: CONG. B’NAI TIKVAH GALA

Join Congregation B’nai Tikvah's Annual Gala: Rockin' Around the Clock. 50's sock hop, dinner, action and dancing. 50's…
YOUTH & TEEN PROGRAMS

A HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL EXHIBIT

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A HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL EXHIBIT

This audio/video exhibit features artwork depicting the tragic fate of European Jewry during 1939–1945. Featuring eyewitness testimonies and…
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

FROM THE OLD COUNTRY TO THE BAY AREA

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FROM THE OLD COUNTRY TO THE BAY AREA

Acclaimed historian Fred Rosenbaum takes us on the life journey of Joseph Pell, who fought in the resistance…
COMMUNITY GATHERINGS & GALAS

A NIGHT IN MONTE CARLO

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A NIGHT IN MONTE CARLO

Cong. B’nai Shalom’s Gala, A Night in Monte Carlo, will begin with casino games and silent auction followed…
FOODIE EVENTS

CONTRA COSTA MEGA CHALLAH BAKE

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CONTRA COSTA MEGA CHALLAH BAKE

Join hundreds of Jewish women and girls ages 12 and up at the fourth annual Contra Costa Mega…
COMMUNITY GATHERINGS & GALAS

YOM HASHOAH V’HAGEVURAH COMMUNITY COMMEMORATION

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YOM HASHOAH V’HAGEVURAH COMMUNITY COMMEMORATION

L’Dor VaDor – From Generation to Generation Join us as the East Bay community comes together to honor...
MOVIES

SCREENING OF “KING BIBI” WITH Q&A

Film

SCREENING OF “KING BIBI” WITH Q&A

We apologize for having to cancel the screening of "King Bibi" due to a scheduling conflict. We hope to show…
MUSIC & THEATER

MUSICAL FAMILY HAVDALAH

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MUSICAL FAMILY HAVDALAH

This family-friendly evening features Malita from the band Octopretzel. Admission is free. Open to the community. BYO Dairy…
COMMUNITY GATHERINGS & GALAS

A WESTERN AFFAIR

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A WESTERN AFFAIR

Put on your cocktail wear with western flair for a fun-filled evening of community to support Temple Isaiah.…
YOUTH & TEEN PROGRAMS

ISRAEL LIVE! A STUDENT PROGRAM TO EXPERIENCE THE LAND & PEOPLE OF ISRAEL

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ISRAEL LIVE! A STUDENT PROGRAM TO EXPERIENCE THE LAND & PEOPLE OF ISRAEL

Children ages 3 through 13 will explore Israel in honor of its 71st birthday. Our morning will include…
MOVIES

SCREENING OF “PROSECUTING EVIL” WITH Q&A

Film

SCREENING OF “PROSECUTING EVIL” WITH Q&A

This gripping new documentary captures the life of Ben Ferencz — the last surviving Nuremberg prosecutor and lifelong…
COMMUNITY GATHERINGS & GALAS, LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

THE ROLE OF THE IDF IN ISRAELI SOCIETY

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THE ROLE OF THE IDF IN ISRAELI SOCIETY

Professor Amos Guiora, Lt. Colonel Keynote Address: "The Role of the IDF in Israeli Society." Guiora’s lecture will…
YOUTH & TEEN PROGRAMS

MIDRASHA OPEN HOUSE!

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MIDRASHA OPEN HOUSE!

7th grade parents and teens are invited to try out Midrasha as it actually happens. The evening starts…