Spiritual & holiday

friday   |   6

Yom HaZikaron, Israel Memorial Day Program. Screening of French Documentary “We Were Exodus” and service. At Congregation B’nai Shalom, 74 Eckley Lane, Walnut Creek. 6:30 p.m. Free. (510) 318-6453.

sunday   |   8

Yom HaZikaron. Israeli Memorial Day ceremony for fallen soldiers and victims of terrorism. At Flint Center for the Performing Arts, 21250 Stevens Creek Blvd., Cupertino. 7 p.m. Free. (650) 619-3513.

tuesday   |   10

“Yom HaAtzmaut: Celebrating the Kibbutz at 100.” Israeli dancing, Krav Maga demonstration, Israeli food, exhibit on kibbutzes. At Oshman Family JCC, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto. 4-7:30 p.m. Free. (650) 223-8692.

Israeli Independence Day Celebration. Israeli dancing, music by Adama Band and Nigunim, the East Bay Jewish Folk Chorus. At Temple Isaiah, 3800 Mount Diablo Blvd., Lafayette. 5:30 p.m. $5 includes falafel dinner. (925) 284-9191.

friday   |   13

Yom HaAtzmaut Shabbat. Discussion of the congregational trip to Israel, screening of “Division and Wholeness.”  Temple Sinai, 2808 Summit St., Oakland. 7:30 p.m. www.oaklandsinai.org.

sunday   |   15

Israel Independence Day Bash. Israeli food, music and dancing. Keynote speaker Gideon Lustig. At Congregation B’nai Israel, 1256 Nebraska St., Vallejo. 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Free. (707) 642-6526.

“Voices of Israel: Celebrating Israel at 63.” Lectures, workshops, dinner and Israeli music. At Temple Sinai, 2808 Summit St., Oakland. 2-9 p.m. $10-$25. www.eastbayjews.org.