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Come visit, socialize, go out together, and take advantage of all our community has to offer. There's plenty of opportunities to explore the town or meet at the JCC, as well as relax and enjoy good times together.


Yiddish Conversation Group

Days: Mondays

Time: 10:30-11:30 am

Location: Berkeley Branch

Fee: Suggested Donation: $10 Member / $15 Non-Member

For details contact Alan at 415.472.1099.

Revive your conversational Yiddish through this informal peer-led group.


Mah Jongg

Days: Mondays

Time: 1:00-3:45 pm

Location: Berkeley Branch

Fee: Suggested Donation: $10 Member / $15 Non-Member

Play Mah Jongg with friends and improve your game. Newcomers are welcome!

For more information contact Norma at


Let’s Go Out!

Fee: $35 annually – must be a JCC East Bay Member

Join our 55+ arts and entertainment group and receive many complimentary event tickets. This season, don’t miss your favorite Bay Area art, music, theater, opera, and sports events.

Please contact Jerry Weintraub at 510.845.1298 or, or Miriam Seelig at 510.848.1300 or


Nigunim Jewish Folk Chorus

Days: Mondays

Time: 7:30 pm

Location: Berkeley Branch

Practice and perform traditional and contemporary songs in Hebrew, Yiddish, Ladino, and English.

New singers are welcome! Sight-reading is helpful but not required.

For more information contact Achi at 510.528.8872 or


Contemporary Film (Previously New to DVD)

Day: Wednesdays

Time: 7:00 pm

Fee: $35 Per semester

Instructor: George Porter

Watch a weekly film with friends on a large screen. Stay afterward for lively discussion led by media expert George Porter. Co-sponsored by Berkeley Adult School.