South Bay Shorts Support groups set for parents and kids

For information, call (408) 366-7576.

Faith and interfaith topics of new classes

Cantor David Unterman will teach a six-week course on "Comparing the Faiths" beginning at 7 p.m. Monday at Albert L. Schultz Jewish Community Center, 655 Arastradero Road, Palo Alto.

The course will survey the world's major religions. Cost is $45 for members of South Peninsula Learning Consortium, $60 for non-members.

An interfaith couples workshop, taught by Lisa Sinizer, will begin at 7 p.m. Thursday and continue through Dec. 3. Cost is $50 for singles and $80 for couples who are members of the South Peninsula Learning Consortium; $60 for singles and $100 for couples who are non-members.

Yiddish Choristers under the direction of Lottie Solomon will begin meeting at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, continuing through Dec. 23. Members do not have to know how to read music to join the group. Cost is $25 for JCC members, $35 for non-members.

For information, call (650) 493-9400.

Jewish history class to start in Los Gatos

"Ghetto to Shtetl: A Cliffhanger History," an eight-session class, will begin at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center of Greater San Jose at 14855 Oka Road, Los Gatos.

Alexis Rubin will cover the 400-year story of European Jewry from European Renaissance to Jewish life under the last Czars.

Registration is $25 for JCC members, $30 for non-members. Information: Fagie Rosen, (408) 358-3636, ext. 64.