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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.


Let's Go Out (formerly known as Le Club)

$35/person annually (January-December), JCC Membership required for Registration, which you also apply for on the Let's Go Out Application Form. Let's Go Out is the JCC East Bay's 55+ Arts and Entertainment group. Members receive free tickets to local art, music, theater, opera, and sports events in the East Bay and San Francisco area. The club meets throughout the year.

For more information, please contact Ros Leighton at or 510-444-8217 OR Ethel Ruymaker at or 510-658-3912.


Yiddish Conversation Group

Day & Time: Mondays, 10:30-11:45am - Beginning Yiddish Conversation

Suggested Donation: $10/quarter for JCC Members, $15/quarter General

Can't tell a tzaddik from a schlemiel? Learn and revive your conversational Yiddish through this informal, peer-led group.

Please contact Alan Smith for more information about the Beginning Yiddish Conversation class at 415-472-1099.


Mah Jongg

Day & Time: Mondays, 1:00-4:00pm

Cost: $10/quarter for JCC Members, $15/quarter General

Location: Berkeley Branch

Enjoy playing Mah Jongg with friends and develop your skills! Newcomers are always welcome. Mah Jongg is played with four players, and a fifth person may be a bettor. The object of modern American (sometimes called "Jewish") Mah Jongg is to make tiles match up with a hand on a Mah Jongg card. This group follows the modern American rules and uses the card from the National League.

For more information, please contact Florence Borkon at or 510-849-1109.