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Poets, Philosophers, and the Golden Age of Sephardic Spain – June 11-22, 2015

Spain is a fabulous place to visit, a country of historic walks, great food and wine, ancient sites, and monuments to Christianity, Islam, and Judaism. The rich Jewish heritage of Catalonia, Andalusia and the city of Toledo is part of modern Judaism. (more…)

Lehrhaus to Co-Present Mamele and Touchdown Israel at SF Jewish Film Festival

Lehrhaus is proud to be a co-presenter at the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival. This year, Lehrhaus is co-presenting Mamele and Touchdown Israel. The festival runs July 24-Aug. 10 at theaters around the Bay Area. For ticket information, contact the box office at 415.621.0523 or visit the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival online at www.sfjff.org (more…)

Lehrhaus Salutes Eve Bernstein, Welcomes Howard Simon as Board President

Eve Bernstein with Fred Rosenbaum

Lehrhaus will forever be grateful to one of the most highly regarded lay leaders in the Bay Area Jewish community, Eve Bernstein, who has just ended an extraordinary 12-year tenure as our board president. (more…)

Jews, Blues, and Jazz – March 18-27, 2015

Jewish Life on the Mississippi From Memphis to New Orleans

Monmouth Historic Inn and Gardens

After a highly successful maiden voyage in November 2013, we are repeating this exceptional tour. Explore Jewish life and identity in the Deep South, a region rarely visited by Jewish groups, but one rich in history and culture, especially music. Stay at the historic Peabody Hotel, an antebellum mansion, and a luxury hotel in the French Quarter in New Orleans. (more…)