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Throughout the year many holiday events are held at the JCC East Bay as a place to gather, learn, and celebrate. Some of these holidays include Purim, Passover, Shavuot, Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, Sukkot, and Hanukah. We hope you'll join us for the variety of celebrations and services we offer for each holiday.

2015-16 Special Holiday Lunches

Location: Berkeley Branch

Join leader Ron Feldman and songleader Achi Ben Shalom for unique multi-media programs from every major Jewish holiday. Enjoy a kosher lunch while learning about the holiday's origins, traditions, food, and music. For more information or to RSVP, contact the front desk at 510-848-0237 or frontdesk@jcceastbay.org.

Rosh Hashanah – 12PM, Monday, September 21

Sukkot – 12PM, Thursday, October 1

Hanukkah – 12PM, Monday, December 7

Tu B’Shevat – 12PM, Monday, January  25

Purim – 12PM, Monday, March 21

Passover – 11:30AM, Monday, April 25

Berkeley Community High Holy Days Services, Celebrate the Jewish New Year 5776!

Location: Berkeley Branch

Cost: Donation Requested

Sunday, September 13, 7:00 PM | Erev Rosh Hashanah

Monday, September 14, 10:00 AM | Rosh Hashanah


Tuesday, September 22, 7:00 PM | Kol Nidre


Wednesday, September 23, 10:00 AM | Yom Kippur Morning Service

Join us at the JCC for egalitarian services led by Rabbi Jay Krause and Cantor Rachel Brott, held in Hebrew and English with teaching and explanation, for all who wish to attend. For more information visit www.HighHolyDaysServices.org or email info@highholydaysservices.org.

 

Jewish Gateways 6th Annual High Holiday Services

Location: Berkeley Branch

Cost: Donation Requested

Sunday, September 13, 7:00 PM | Erev Rosh Hashanah

Monday, September 14, 9:30 - 10:00 AM | Rosh Hashanah Family Service


Wednesday, September 23, 9:30 - 10:00 AM | Yom Kippur Family Service

Services are open to all, engaging and inclusive, and use both English and Hebrew. Services are led by Rabbi Bridget Wynne, Founder and Executive Director of Jewish Gateways, and Cantorial Soloist Angela Gold. No tickets are required to attend Jewish Gateways High Holiday Services but reservations are appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you, your family, and your friends! For more information visit www.jewishgateways.org or call 510-410-0622.