North Bay Short Kol Shofar lecture series

On Saturday, Feb. 28 at 1 p.m. he'll talk about "Taking on Tradition." He'll discuss "What We Get, What We Give Up Being Part of a Jewish Community" following the temple's 7 p.m. havdallah.

The final lecture, "Living, Loving and Learning as a Jew," will be at 9:15 a.m. Sunday, followed by services and brunch at 11:30 a.m.

The entire weekend of lectures is free for synagogue members and $25, or $7 per lecture, for non-members. Child care is available by pre-registration only. Kol Shofar is located at 215 Blackfield Dr. For information, call (415) 388-1818.