Jewish Baby Network presents an event for children born from September 2021 to May 2022 and their parents. Bring a blanket. Registration required.
One Bay One Book’s culminating event for 2021-22. Wecker will discuss her follow-up to “The Golem and the Jinni” and field questions. Presented by Jewish Community Library. Registration required.
Jewish music writer Andy Muchin discusses the Barry Sisters and Yiddish swing, the music style they popularized from the late 1930s to early 1970s. Co-presented by KlezCalifornia, Jewish Community Library and Jewish Folk Chorus.
Hear from writer Dan Schifrin, then the S.F. Yiddish Combo performs an informal klezmer music concert. Event outdoors.
YIVO Institute for Jewish Research’s chief archivist Stefanie Halpern talks about the archives, which are focused on Jewish life and culture in Eastern Europe, and introduces the newly created digital archive. Co-presented by Jewish Community Library, Jewish Folk Chorus of S.F. and KlezCalifornia.
Covenant Winery launches an afternoon music-and-wine series on its outdoor patio. Today features jazz group, Cyril Grimsich Trio. Jazz/funk act, Free Run play on June 19 and 26. Latin music group Trio De D plays on July 2. Entrance includes a glass of wine and light snacks. Must be 21+. Tickets required.
Opening reception for Rabbi Lawrence Kushner’s new art exhibit, a night of “light, art, and community.” Kushner is the scholar-in-residence at Congregation Emanu-El in S.F. Exhibit runs through Aug. 31. Registration required.
Congregation Sha’ar Zahav celebrates the LGBTQ community’s liberation. Includes a Pride haggadah and seder-plate items commemorating Pride history. With rabbis, community leaders and politicians. Co-organized by S.F.-based Jewish Community Federation, JCRC, Keshet and others.