Benefits & social events

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saturday/9

Café Shalom. Monthly Israeli folk dancing event. Dance requests and children welcome. At St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church, 1399 43rd Ave., S.F. 7:30 to 11:30 p.m. $5-$8. [email protected]

sunday/10

Burlingame Dragons Jewish Heritage Day. Minor league soccer game against Las Vegas Mobsters with food trucks, children’s activities and a postmatch Q&A with Dragons’ Jewish forward Sam Ebstein. At Burlingame High School, 1 Mangini Way. 3 p.m. $5. [email protected]

Aztec Kosher Pop-Up. South American-themed three-course kosher meal presented by L’Chaim Foods. At Oshman Family JCC, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto. 7:30 p.m. $45. www.paloaltojcc.org

thursday/14

“A Yemeni Feast.” Cooking workshop on how to make the spicy condiment z’hug, masoob (banana-date custard) and Yemeni flatbread. At JCCSF, 3200 California St., S.F. 7 p.m. $55-$60. www.jccsf.org

sunday/17

Grand opening at Palo Alto JCC. The Oshman Family JCC celebrates the opening of a Jewish café, training area, family center and Oasis play space. With café food, live entertainment, children’s activities, fitness demos and more. At JCC, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto. 1 p.m. Free. www.paloaltojcc.org

YAD Day of Volunteering. Daylong roster of projects in San Francisco, including beautifying parks, organizing books at Jewish Community Library and helping Jewish Home residents with arts and crafts. Followed by optional meetup at Biergarten. 9 a.m. Free. [email protected]