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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 at a reduced rate for two three-session courses taking place in June at Lehrhaus Judaica and the JCC East Bay. (more…)

Dr. Jonathan Strober & Francisco Caravayo-Strober with Tallulah

This Is Bay Area Jewry — photo essay exhibition at Temple Sinai through June 30

It’s not as if Dr. Jonathan Strober set about making a home infused in Jewish traditions. His late husband, David Holt, was not Jewish, and the baby they adopted in 2009, Tallulah Strober-Holt — now a spirited six — was born to a non-Jewish white mother and father of African descent. (more…)

Walking in the Valley of the Shadow — And Not Being Afraid

Join us for a year of conversations around the Bay Area about everything everyone (Jews by birth, choice, or by association) needs to know about the Jewish way of life and death. Go here to see a grid of all of the topics in all of the locations. Click on the titles in the PDF to register for a class.  (more…)

Lehrhaus Speaker Joby Warrick Wins Pulitzer

Congratulations to Washington Post journalist Joby Warrick for winning the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for non-fiction writing for Black Flags: The Rise of ISIS. He earned his first Pulitzer Prize in 1996 for Public Service as a journalist for the News & Observer in Raleigh, N.C. Warrick was a featured speaker in January for the Lehrhaus symposium Jewish Life in an Era of Extremism at the Osher Marin JCC.