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Race, Identity, and Being Jewish in America

Lehrhaus and Be’chol Lashon are partnering to present the documentary Little White Lies and a discussion about issues raised in the film at the Oshman Family JCC Oct. 12-19 and the JCC East Bay on Oct. 22-29.

Yizhak Rabin: Life, Death and Legacy

Join Lehrhaus and the Jewish Community Federation of the East Bay in Berkeley on November 8 and Palo Alto on November 9 for symposia with leading professors and scholars marking the 20th anniversary of the assassination of Yizhak Rabin. The events are free, but pre-registration is strongly encouraged.

Talmud Circle and Philosophy Circle Around the Bay

Register to hear Daniel Matt at Jewish Community Library Oct. 11.

Study Talmud and The Zohar with a community of learners around the Bay Area in 2015-16. Sign up for both and save. Renowned scholar Daniel Matt is our adviser for Philosophy Circle: The Zohar, and Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz continues to advise the Talmud Circle groups.


Join us for this unique conversation between Jewish-infused words and music at the Jewish Community Library in San Francisco on Oct. 22 and at Congregation B’nai Shalom in Walnut Creek on Oct. 25. We have assembled these artists together for special performances exclusive to the Bay Area.