Benefits & social events

sunday   |   16

“PJ Storytime and Kids Crafts.” Reading, singing and art projects. At Barnes and Noble, 313 Corte Madera Town Center, Corte Madera. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Free. RSVP to [email protected].

monday   |   17

“Tu B’Av: An Evening of Poetry and Music in Celebration of Love.” At JCC East Bay, 1414 Walnut St., Berkeley. 7:30-9:30 p.m. $10-$20. (510) 848-0237.

thursday   |   20

“Monthly Mixer.” Complimentary wine and hors d’ouevres. At Addison-Penzak JCC, 14855 Oka Road, Los Gatos. 6:30-9 p.m. (408) 357-7513.

sunday   |   23

“Membership Outreach Brunch.” Champagne and breakfast foods. At Congregation Beth El, 1301 Oxford St., Berkeley. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. [email protected].

“Summer Sizzle.” YAD-sponsored event with food, music and sports. At Peninsula JCC, 800 Foster City Blvd., Foster City. 12-4 p.m. $18-$25. RSVP to [email protected].

“Summer Celebration Fundraiser.” Sponsored by the Jewish Community Free Clinic. Featuring music, food, fashion show and silent auction. At private residence, Sebastopol. 2-6 p.m. $18-$36 for adults. RSVP to (707) 585-7780.