Jewish Life


Siona Benjamin: Blue Like Me

October 3, 2017 - January 5, 2018

Blue Like Me Miriam Mahalat This exhibit is generously supported by Jane and... more

Beginning Yiddish from Scratch

Thu, October 12, 2017 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Instructor Ken Blady No experience necessary! Beginning Yiddish from Scratch... more

Bay Area Community Talmud Circle:: with Deena Aranoff

Sun, October 15, 2017 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Immerse yourself in this dynamic community engaged in modern Talmud study. ... more

Lehrhaus Philosophy Circle: Heschel and Social Justice

Mon, October 16, 2017 7:30 pm

Rabbi Wolf-Prusan When I marched in Selma, I felt like my legs were praying. ... more

Siona Benjamin: Blue Like Me - Artist Presentation & Film Screening

Sun, October 29, 2017 5:00 pm

Blue Like Me Vashti Immigrant’s Clothes In partnership with Authentic... more


Shedding Light on the Zohar: Lehrhaus Philosophy Circle with Jeremy Brown

Wed, November 1, 2017 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Jeremy Brown Another year of immersive focus on the Zohar--one of the most... more

A Golden Age in the Golden State: Muslims and Jews Creating a Culture of Understanding

Sun, November 5, 2017 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Co-presented with A Golden Age in the Golden State: Muslims and Jews... more

Jewish American Fiction Book Club - The Boston Girl by Anita Diamant

Wed, November 8, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Focusing on the Jewish experience in America from a literary perspective. 2nd Wednesday,... more

Books Beyond Borders: Special Edition

Thu, November 9, 2017 6:30 pm

Pray the Devil Back to Hell Award-winning documentary film Mighty Be Our Powers A... more

Literary Café presents: Mad Men Creator MATTHEW WEINER in Conversation

Tue, November 14, 2017 7:30 pm

Matthew Weiner Matthew Weiner has been entertaining audiences for two decades, most... more

A Jewish Democratic State: Creating Shared Space For All People in Israel

Thu, November 16, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

In partnership with A Jewish Democratic State: Creating Shared Space For All... more