Jewish Life

The JCC of the East Bay is a place where everyone can come together as a community for special occasions. Join us to celebrate Shabbat and other Jewish holidays that are a part of our rich culture and history. The JCC East Bay welcomes and serves people are all faiths and backgrounds.  

   

JUNE


 

Music 

June 4  CANCELLED 
Jewish Cover Concert Series: Might & Power: Debbie Friedman Reinterpreted
Guest Curator: Anthony Mordechai Tzvi Russell

 

 

 

Local Food

June 30

Flavors of Oakland: A Cookbook in 20 Stories by Anya Ku and Elazar Sontag
Guest Curator and Program Moderator: Alix Wall 
 

Artists and programs are subject to change.

 

Past Programs

MAY


 

Music

May 21
Jewish Cover Concert Series: Lord, Get Me High: Shlomo Carlebach Reinterpreted
Guest Curator: Anthony Mordechai Tzvi Russell

 

 

May 9
Rosh Khodesh: New Moon Gather
In Residence: Book of J
Jewlia Eisenberg and Jeremiah Lockwood

Film/Conversation

May 5
An Evening with Sholem Aleichem
In Residence: Citizen Film

 

 

APRIL


 

Holiday Preparation

April 17
Dare to Prepare: Reaching Toward the Outstretched Arm
In Residence: Jewish Studio Project

 

Music

April 9
Rosh Khodesh: New Moon Gather
In Residence: Book of J
Jewlia Eisenberg and Jeremiah Lockwood
(Also see May 9)

 

April 7
Sinai Sessions: Miriam Raziel
In Residence: The Jewish Studio Project

 

MARCH


 

Local Food

March 15
The Evolution of Delis
Presented in partnership with Saul’s, Lehrhaus Judaica, and Contra Costa Jewish Film Festival.

Music

March 10
Rosh Khodesh: New Moon Gather
In Residence: Book of J
Jewlia Eisenberg and Jeremiah Lockwood
(Also see April 9 and May 9)

 

FEBRUARY


 

Film/Conversation

February 18
Potsdam Revisited: Overture to the Cold War
Film screening, violin/ piano performance, and discussion
In Residence: Citizen Film

 

JANUARY


Theater

January 30
Mrs. Reiff & the Counterfeit Shop
Staged Reading By Stephanie Anne Johnson
Guest Curator: Susan Duhan Felix

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