Lectures & workshops

sunday   |   24

“Russian Jewish Exodus Presentation.” Kol Hadash event with Holocaust survivor Rabbi Gideon Sorokin and refusenik Sonia Melnikova-Raich. At a private home, Tiburon. 2 p.m. $10. www.kolhadash.org.

thursday   |   28

“Financial Fitness Workshop.” Hebrew Free Loan seminar for college students, parents and recent graduates. At JCCSF, 3200 California St., S.F.  7-9 p.m. RSVP to [email protected].

“J Street Two-State Summer Campaign Workshop.” Lecture, discussion and screening of “Amoz Oz: the Nature of Dreams.” At the Dance Palace, 503 B St., Point Reyes Station. 7:30 p.m. Free. [email protected].

Edie Meidav. Author of “Lola, California.” At Mrs. Dalloway’s, 2904 College Ave., Berkeley. 7:30 p.m. Free. www.ediemeidav.com.