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Israel at 70 Celebration: Achievements, Challenges, and Ancient Treasures

April 9-20, 2018; Petra, Eilat Extension, April 20-25

Whether your first visit or 10th, this adventure offers you exciting new locations, fresh insights and over 3000 years of discovery, past and present. And you’ll be there to commemorate Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day), Yom HaZikaron (Memorial Day) and Yom HaAtzmaut (Israel’s 70th birthday). (more…)

A Taste of Talmud Coming in August and September

Curious about Lehrhaus’ Talmud Circle program? See if it’s right for you by taking the 2-session Taste of Talmud course in August or September. The teaser class is being offered in Palo AltoSan RafaelBerkeley, and San Francisco.

This Is Bay Area Jewry at Osher Marin JCC

Exhibition on display June 12 – August 25

An African-American woman named after a 17th century Angolan queen. A German-American gay man whose roots lie in the country’s breadbasket–the farms of Indiana.

Shedding Light on The Zohar

Sun, Sept 17 | Jewish Community Library, San Francisco

Newsweek on Matt’s work

Register for this free introductory session with Prof. Daniel Matt to prepare to join a Philosophy Circle cohort. Matt’s epic translation and annotation of the first nine volumes of The Zohar: Pritzker Edition offers windows into this mystical teaching.