Rentals & Facilities

The Jewish Community Center of the East Bay is home to two branches, one located in Berkeley, the other in Oakland and both offer one-time, weekly, or monthly rentals. If you are looking for a space to host a Bar/Bat Mitzvah, wedding, Holy Union, reception, performance, lunch, dinner, meeting or a place to teach a class both JCC sites offer the perfect venue for your event! 

Why Rent at the JCC?

  • Affordable- We offer our community beautiful spaces at low, reasonable costs
  • Flexible-  Rooms can be altered to your specifications, and are available mornings, afternoons, or evenings 
  • Simple- We handle on-site logistics so you are able to focus on planning a great event

Rooms to Rent:

  • Theater- Our beautiful theater is ideal for performances, Holy Unions, Bar/ Bat Mitzvahs, film screenings, community forums. Key features include retractable screen, A/V capabilities, a green room, and the ability to alter the setting to your specific event
  • Courtyard- The arched doors to the theater open up onto our beautiful courtyard, providing the perfect setting for a reception or dinner after the show!
  • Classrooms- (South Hall, Library, Room 22) The perfect spaces for anything from meeting to dance lessons. Whether for a seated banquet, standing reception, or classic boardroom arrangement, our classrooms can be rented for social or professional affairs.

If you are considering a rental, please review our rental information, rates, and policies: Download Rental Information Packet.
To pursue a rental, you must submit a Rental Proposal FormPlease request rental dates at least 3 months in advance and allow 5-10 business days for processing.

For more information on Rentals, including availability, quotes and site tours, please contact our Rentals Department at

For more information on our Facilities, please contact our Facilities Department at 

Berkeley Branch

1414 Walnut Street
Berkeley, CA 94709

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Berkeley Rental Rates

Oakland Branch 

5811 Racine Street
Oakland, CA 94609

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Oakland Rental Rates