Holidays & spiritual


Lag B’Omer community bonfire. Celebration of the 33rd day between Passover and Shavuot with live music and food. Sponsored by Urban Adamah and East Bay Minyan. At Urban Adamah, 1050 Parker St., Berkeley. 9 p.m. Free.


“Festival of Jewish Unity BBQ.” Lag B’Omer celebration with live music, games and food. Hosted by Novato Chabad Jewish Center. At Pioneer Park, 1007 Simmons Lane, Novato. 1 p.m. Free admission, fee for food and attractions.

Lag B’Omer barbecue and picnic. Kosher food, live music and drum circle. At Padre picnic area, Tilden Park, Berkeley. 4 p.m. $10 individuals; $36 families. RSVP requested.

Lag B’Omer family barbecue. Celebration with kosher food, games and activities. At Alameda County Fairgrounds, 4501 Pleasanton Ave., Pleasanton.12:30 p.m. $15 individuals; $40 families. RSVP requested.

Lag B’Omer BBQ. Kosher food, carnival games and arts and crafts. Sponsored by Chabad of S.F. At Stern Grove, 2750 19th Ave., S.F. 4 p.m. $10 individuals; $36 families.


jewish calendar

May 16, 2014

Iyar 16, 5774

Light candles at 7:55 p.m.

Shabbat ends at 8:58 p.m.


May 23, 2014

Iyar 23, 5774

Light candles at 8:01 p.m.

Shabbat ends at 9:05 p.m.