Holidays & spiritual

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Community Pride Shabbat. Spiritual leaders from Congregation Beth David, Temple Emanu-El, Congregation Shir Hadash, Congregation Sinai and Addison-Penzak JCC co-lead service with members of LGBT Jewish community. At Beth David, 19700 Prospect Road, Saratoga. 6:30 p.m. Free.

“Meditation, Movement & Mah Jongg.” Women’s weekend Shabbat retreat. Led by Julie Emden of Jewish LearningWorks and Rabbi Leslie Alexander of the Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley. At Land of the Medicine Buddha, 5800 Prescott Road, Soquel. $275. RSVP to [email protected].


Havdallah bonfire. Popcorn, chai and a dance party presented by Urban Adamah and East Bay Moishe House. At Urban Adamah, 1050 Parker St., Berkeley. 8:30 to 11:30 p.m. Free in advance; $5 at the door.


Pride Shabbat. With Sooze Protter, author of “Nurturing Our Gay Teens: How the Community Can Support Their Journey.” At Congregation Etz Chayim, 4161 Alma St., Palo Alto. 7:30 p.m. Free. 

Pride Shabbat. Celebrating the LGBT community. At Congregation Rodef Sholom, 170 N. San Pedro Road, San Rafael. 6:15 p.m. Free.

Pride Shabbat. Celebrating the LGBT community, led by Rabbi Sydney Mintz. At Congregation Emanu-El, 2 Lake St., S.F. 5:30 p.m. Free.

“HUBad SoMa Shul.” Chabad of S.F. happy hour, followed by Shabbat services and dinner. At S.F. School of Digital Filmmaking, 925 Mission St., Suite 108, S.F. 5 p.m. Happy hour and services free, dinner $20. RSVP for dinner to

“Pride & Chardonnay Shabbat.” Celebrating the LGBT community. Wine, juice and refreshments at 5:30 p.m., followed by Shabbat service and family barbecue. At Congregation Beth El, 1301 Oxford St., Berkeley. 5:30 p.m. Free.