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Mark Levy Previews Jewish Humor Class at JCC East Bay

Groucho Marx

Register here - first class June 4.

Why have Jews made up a disproportionate number of funny people, at times up to 70%, in the US for 100 years? The obvious answer: how could they not? (more…)

Freedom and Anxiety: The Jews of Modern France at JCCSF

Tuesdays, June 9-30 (online option)
This overview of the history of the Jewish people in France will begin with a brief survey of Jewish life in France before the French Revolution in 1789 and then seek to explore the struggle of Jews within France. Learn more and register here.

Art, Humor and Yiddish at the JCC East Bay this Summer

Learning never stops at the JCC East Bay in Berkeley this summer. Register for a Century of Jewish Humor in America spanning 4 Thursdays in June; Ancient Themes, Modern Images for 5 Wednesdays in July; and a History of the Yiddish Language on July 6.

Mi Polin at PJCC Until June 25

Contemporary Jewish Design From Poland

The artwork of the Warsaw-based duo of Helena Czernek and Aleksander Prugar will be showcased in Mi Polin / From Poland April 1-June 25 at the Peninsula Jewish Community Center in Foster City. Each piece tells the story of Poland, Jewish tradition, and spirituality. Mi Polin is a sign of the revival of Jewish life in Poland.