Benefits & social events


National Day of Unplugging. “Device Free Drinks” happy hour with typewriters, board games and a massage lounge. At Inner Mission, 2050 Bryant St., S.F. 7 p.m. Free.


“Music, Magic and Mirth.” Benefit with comedian Joe Klocek, music and silent auction. At Congregation Sinai, 1532 Willowbrae Ave., San Jose. 7:30 p.m. $36-$100.

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. [email protected].

Benefit for Beth Chaim Congregation. Dinner, “Grease” theme, dancing and auction. At Blackhawk Country Club, 599 Blackhawk Club Drive, Danville. 6 p.m. $85.

“Second Saturday.” Night for Jewish young adults with dancing, drink specials and appetizers. At the Cellar, 685 Sutter St., S.F. 8 p.m. $15 includes four drinks.

Big band swing dance. Fundraiser for the Community School for Jewish Learning. At Congregation Ner Shalom, 85 La Plaza, Cotati. 6:15 p.m. dance lessons; 7:15 p.m. main event. $10-$35.

“Love Stories.” Annual Jewish Family and Children’s Services gala honoring community members, including Sen. Dianne Feinstein. At the Ritz-Carlton Hotel, 600 Stockton St., S.F. 6:30 p.m. $200 and up.


Chabad of Cole Valley benefit. Silent auction and comedy show. Supports after-school and senior funds. At Cafe Reverie, 848 Cole St., S.F. 7 p.m. $36.