Rabbi Ron Kronish discusses his book, subtitled “Voices of Peacebuilders in the Midst of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict,” which profiles three Israeli Jews and three Palestinian Arabs who have dedicated their lives to building peaceful relations among the two peoples. Presented by Jewish Community Library.
Purim after party with singing, dancing, challah baking and Tikkun Olam. With snacks. Presented by Jewish Baby Network, Nazun and Honeymoon Israel. Masks optional.
New Lehrhaus presents director of Arava Institute Tareq Abu Hamed and UC Davis Israel fellow Yael Teff-Seker discussing how solving environmental challenges can build bridges between Jews and Arabs, Palestinians and Jordanians. In partnership with New Israel Fund. $36 for three sessions.
Rabbi Dr. David Ellenson discusses how the Jewish community will adapt to the current trend of religious disaffiliation and reflects on possible future directions for American Jews. Includes a bagel brunch. Part of the 2023 North Peninsula Scholar in Residence lecture series. Presented by Peninsula JCC, Peninsula Temple Beth El, Peninsula Temple Sholom, Peninsula Sinai […]
In conversation with Contemporary Jewish Museum curator Maya Benton, photographer Gillian Laub discusses her work, what it means to be an artist in this moment of rising antisemitism and how we can ensure a thriving future for Jewish voices and perspectives. In conjunction with the “Gillian Laub: Family Matters” exhibit currently on view at the […]
Editor of Moment Magazine Nadine Epstein discusses her book, a collection of biographies showcasing Jewish female role models, with J. board member Donna Rosenthal in honor of RBG’s 90th birthday. With Q&A, reception and book signing.
Chabad of Tiburon pop-up includes pastrami and corned beef sandwiches on rye bread, rugelach, matzah ball soup, potato knishes and drinks. With live music. Order by March 6. Takeout option available.
16th annual Jewish Family & Community Services East Bay gala benefit, featuring The Braid theater company performing “True Colors,” a collection of humorous, poignant stories about identity and belonging. With hors d’oeuvres by Hugh Groman Catering, kosher options available.