Shavuot 2017

Dare to Prepare Shavuot: Rhythm and Revelation

with the Jewish Studio Project

Date: Thursday, May 25

Time: 7:30pm

Through an innovative mix of jewish wisdom, community building, and hands on drumming, we will prepare for the transformative revelations that are possible during Shavuot. Jewish Studio Project is thrilled to be partnering with Yari Mander, drummer and facilitator extraordinaire, who will help lead us through experience of connection and learning through active music making.

On Shavuot, we celebrate the receiving of the Torah, a revelatory scripture for the Jewish people. Tradition teaches that the giving of Torah was not a one time deal, but is an ongoing act that happens anew in every generation.

So much is turning in the world today! Together, let's investigate the radical nature of revelation in our current generation through Jewish text, multi-media art tools and reflection. Join us for this final workshop of the 2016-2017 Dare to Prepare Series!

The Jewish Studio Project activates creativity in individuals and communities to reclaim Jewish values, make meaning in our lives, and restore hope to the world. Come as you are.


29th Annual Tikkun Leyl Shavuot

Date: Tuesday, May 30 - Wednesday, May 31

Time: 6:00pm - 7:00am

Celebrate Shavuot! Get ready for a unique celebration and night of learning – a spiritual journey bringing together people from a variety of perspectives and affiliations. Come for an hour or stay the whole night! We will be joined by teachers from our diverse Bay Area Jewish community.
Childcare: We are offering free childcare/sleeping room from 8:00 pm to 7:00 am for ages 2 and up. Parents may not leave the JCC while their children are in childcare. Parents must provide bedding and pre-register their child(ren) online by Thursday, May 25th at:
Volunteer: Our community makes this event a success - We are looking for volunteers for greeting, food prep, etc. before and during the event. Contact us at to learn more about volunteer shifts still available! 


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2017 Tikkun Program

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