ALL EVENTS

MUSIC & THEATER

YOM HA’ATZMAUT SHABBAT CELEBRATION WITH ADULT CHOIR

Special Event

YOM HA’ATZMAUT SHABBAT CELEBRATION WITH ADULT CHOIR

Special Yom HaAtzmaut Shabbat celebration featuring Temple Isaiah’s Adult Choir led by Cantor Leigh Korn followed by dessert…
CLASSES & MULTI-WEEK COURSES

WITH ALL MY HEART

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WITH ALL MY HEART

According to a 2014 Pew Research Center survey, more than half of Americans say they pray every day.…
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

JEWISH PROSELYTES (CONVERTS) AND PROSELYTISM

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JEWISH PROSELYTES (CONVERTS) AND PROSELYTISM

Some topics covered in this multi-media presentation: The Torah and halacha vis-à-vis the ger tzedek (Righteous convert); Forced…
MUSIC & THEATER

EVE DECKER & RACHEL MAZER IN CONCERT

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EVE DECKER & RACHEL MAZER IN CONCERT

Join Eve Decker and Rachel Mazer in concert at the Sanctuary.
FOODIE EVENTS, LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

THE LONG JOURNEY HOME

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THE LONG JOURNEY HOME

Tela Burshtain will share her perilous journey from Ethiopia to a refugee camp in the Sudan and then…
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

AUTHOR EVENT & BOOK SIGNING: “A LIFE WELL LIVED”

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AUTHOR EVENT & BOOK SIGNING: “A LIFE WELL LIVED”

Rescheduled from January. In this uplifting memoir, Ernie Glaser takes the reader from his being a teen-ager making…
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

RESCHEDULED: BOOK GROUP DISCUSSION ON AMOS OZ’S “A TALE OF LOVE AND DARKNESS”

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RESCHEDULED: BOOK GROUP DISCUSSION ON AMOS OZ’S “A TALE OF LOVE AND DARKNESS”

Set primarily in the 1940s and ‘50s, this acclaimed family history couples drama and comedy to take us…
COMMUNITY GATHERINGS & GALAS

LIGHT THE WAY: THE BETH CHAIM GALA

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LIGHT THE WAY: THE BETH CHAIM GALA

Beth Chaim’s annual gala helps support a “celebrating spiritual community.” Come help bring light to the congregation inside…
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

THE JEWISH WOMAN AND #METOO

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THE JEWISH WOMAN AND #METOO

Join us for an important program where we will explore rituals for naming and healing Jewish women who…
MUSIC & THEATER, YOUTH & TEEN PROGRAMS

IN CONCERT: THE TZOFIM, FRIENDSHIP CARAVAN

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IN CONCERT: THE TZOFIM, FRIENDSHIP CARAVAN

Double the fun! Experience song, dance and personal stories at these two family-friendly performances. The Contra Costa JCC…
MUSIC & THEATER

JEWS & JAZZ

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JEWS & JAZZ

The keyboard pianist Emmet Cohen explores the intersection of Jews and Jazz.
YOUTH & TEEN PROGRAMS

MIFGASH SUMMER ADVENTURE FOR AMERICAN AND ISRAELI TEENS!

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MIFGASH SUMMER ADVENTURE FOR AMERICAN AND ISRAELI TEENS!

Any and all Jewish teens are invited to join the Summer Mifgash (Encounter) Adventure! This project brings together…
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

CANCELLED: A BOLD TOUR OF THE BANCROFT GARDEN

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CANCELLED: A BOLD TOUR OF THE BANCROFT GARDEN

Cancelled: We apologize for any inconvenience. Join us on a docent-led tour of the world-renowned 3.5-acre garden, housing…
YOUTH & TEEN PROGRAMS

CAMP KEFLI @ TEMPLE ISAIAH

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CAMP KEFLI @ TEMPLE ISAIAH

The name Camp Kefli reflects our spirit of informal, well-structured summer fun infused with a strong sense of…
FOODIE EVENTS, MUSIC & THEATER

FEAST: AN ARTISANAL SHABBAT EXPERIENCE

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FEAST: AN ARTISANAL SHABBAT EXPERIENCE

A Delicious Multi-course Shabbat Meal with Drinks, Live Music and Jewish Teaching with Rabbi Jennie Chabon and Chef…
CLASSES & MULTI-WEEK COURSES, LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

THE LONGEST HATRED: ANTISEMITISM THEN & NOW

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THE LONGEST HATRED: ANTISEMITISM THEN & NOW

Poway. Pittsburgh. Paris. These three cities are just a few of the places where recent attacks reveal escalating...
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

ISRAELI ELECTIONS: DEJÀ VU?

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ISRAELI ELECTIONS: DEJÀ VU?

Israel is heading towards its second round of elections within five months.
FOODIE EVENTS

MEGA CHALLAH BAKE

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MEGA CHALLAH BAKE

Learn everything you “Knead” to know and braid delicious Challahs to adorn your Shabbat Table.
CLASSES & MULTI-WEEK COURSES, LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

A LIFE OF MEANING: THE SACRED PATH OF REFORM JUDAISM

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A LIFE OF MEANING: THE SACRED PATH OF REFORM JUDAISM

Explore the history, theology and religious practice of Reform Judaism.