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Ancient Leaders: Men and Women Who Made a Difference

This summer, explore the Kings and Queens of the ancient world. Register here for The Kings and Queens of Israel: Studies in Triumph and Tragedy at the JCC East Bay or available online. (more…)

Taste of Talmud & Shedding Light on the Zohar

Lehrhaus’ Bay Area Community Talmud Circle and Philosophy Circle return for another exciting year this fall. Evaluate whether the programs are for you by registering for Taste of Talmud or Shedding Light on the Zohar in locations around the Bay Area beginning in August.

Book of Life Celebration for Legacy Donors

Lehrhaus’ Fred Rosenbaum was the featured speaker at the Jewish Federation and the Jewish Community Foundation of the East Bay’s Book of Life Celebration on June 5 at Temple Isaiah. Fred spoke about the History of East Bay Jews. This community-wide event honored members of the East Bay Jewish Legacy Society — those who have planned a legacy gift to the community. Watch: Lehrhaus video


This Is Bay Area Jewry at Temple Sinai Through June 30

Nzinga Kone-Miller’s profile here

Dr. Jonathan Strober & Francisco Caravayo-Strober profile here.

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. (more…)