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Join us for Yom HaShoah on April 23 at JCCSF

You are invited to the San Francisco observance of Holocaust Remembrance Day. This year’s program, The Future of Our Past, includes a conversation about memory and testimony with Stephen D. Smith, Ph.D., followed by a memorial ceremony. (more…)

Gershom Scholem on Kabbalah April 25 at Beth El in Berkeley

Gershom Scholem is a major figure in 20th-century thought whose works are still considered crucial points of departure for contemporary debates in the fields of religious-mystical traditions and their relation to modern historical analysis. Dr. Gilad Sharvit will present a talk on Scholem’s claims about Kabbalah April 25 at Congregation Beth El. Register

Lehrhaus Gala – Monday, April 24

Lehrhaus will honor Moses and Susan Libitzky at the InterContinental Hotel in San Francisco. The gala features a musical performance by Hershey Felder. More info: Julie Bernstein Klein, julie@lehrhaus.org or 510.845.6420 ext. 15

Spring Festival of Learning May 14 at Urban Adamah

Festival Flyer

Lehrhaus and Urban Adamah present a day of learning and celebration on the farm with keynote speaker David Ingber and a musical performance by Kugelplex. Workshops and classes will be offered by local leaders and teachers, and there will be food and fun farm activities for all ages. Register

Spring/Summer 2017 Catalog Online

Check out the wide selection of offerings next semester. This includes Gershom Scholem on Kabbalah, Zohar and Talmud Circle previews, and German, Jews and the Power of Art (available online, too).