Benefits & events


“A Walk Amongst Trees.” Hike in San Francisco’s Presidio with Bay Area Hazon director Deborah Newbrun, author of “Spirit in Nature.” Presented by Contemporary Jewish Museum. Starting location available at registration. 9:30 a.m. $15.


Chabad of Marin 10-year celebration. Honoring Rabbi Hillel and Chana Scop with klezmer soul band and comedian Elon Gold. At Mill Valley Community Center, 180 Camino Alto, Mill Valley. 6 p.m. $85.


Israeli folk dance party. Café Shalom presents monthly dancing and munchies. At St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church, 1399-43rd Ave., S.F. 7:30 p.m. $5-$8.


“Israel Activism, Leadership by Example.” JCRC benefit honoring chair Lenny Kristal and featuring radio talk-show host John Rothmann, with music by Israeli singer Rivka Amado. At a private home in Berkeley, address provided upon registration. $50. RSVP by April 26.