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Upcoming Events with Osher Marin JCC
 
 March 2021
Date Day Time

Event Name

Description   

Cost For Tickets & Registration
March 1 Monday 10 am

Learning Zoom:
Basic Skills

Danielle Vierra, Program Manager of our Kurland Center for Adult Learning & Living, is hosting our free, live, online sessions to review of skills taught in our Zoom manuals and hold an open forum to ask focused questions about using Zoom. Feel free to repeat a session if you'd like additional practice.

 FREE Click here 
 March 1 Monday  11am 

Still Traveling:
Beguiling Buenos Aires

Join trip leader James Sokol zoom you away to escape our winter by enjoying summer in “the Paris of South America.” Meet our local guide, Pablo, who will lead four interesting “trips,” showing diverse aspects of the beguiling capital of Argentina. 

$50  To “meet”
our local guide,

Click here

For tickets

Click here
March 1 Monday 1pm

Learning Zoom:
Forum

Danielle Vierra, Program Manager of our Kurland Center for Adult Learning & Living, is hosting our free, live, online sessions to review of skills taught in our Zoom manuals and hold an open forum to ask focused questions about using Zoom. Feel free to repeat a session if you'd like additional practice. 

 FREE Click here 
 March 3 Wednesday  1pm 

Music & Morsels:
Scenes from Childhood 

Take a front row seat at your computer to join pianist Ian Scarfe for a unique, live, classical piano program about memory & nostalgia, including a discussion on the incredible power of music and how composers from centuries ago harnessed that creativity. The recital includes Schumann's charming masterpiece, "Scenes from Childhood” and much more! 

$10-$15  Click here 
March 4   Thursday 1pm  Exploring Broadway: Game Changers 

As our culture has changed over the years, so too have Broadway musicals shifted to reflect the changes in our tastes, our priorities, our lives. Join popular San Francisco Bay Area instructor James Sokol to explore some of the Broadway musicals that broke new ground and shaped the evolution of this popular and indigenous art form. Video performance clips bring the magic & excitement of musical theater into our discussion. 

$15-$50   Click here
March 4  Thursday  5pm 

Book Fest:
Walter Isaacson

The Code Breaker: Jennifer Doudna, Gene Editing, and the Future of the Human Race

This bestselling author returns with a gripping account of how Nobel Prize winner Jennifer Doudna and her colleagues launched a revolution that will allow us to cure diseases, fend off viruses, and have healthier babies. 

$11-$38  Click here 
March 7 Sunday 1pm

Book Fest:
Mark Gerson

The Telling: How Judaism's Essential Book Reveals the Meaning Of Life

Author Mark Gerson enables readers to make their Seder the most engaging, inspiring and important night of the year and to understand how Jewish wisdom can help them to live their happiest, most purposeful and worthwhile lives. 

FREE  Click here 
March 7 Sunday   2pm

Terrific Tastings:
Bubbles & Bites -- Part III

Let us deliver goodies to your doorstep, then join James Sokol and two special guests for a guided tasting of Schramsberg's sparkling wine and/or The Billy Goat Chips Company’s three varieties of chef-made potato chips.  

 $15-$110 Click here 
March 8 Monday 10am Learning Zoom:
Basic Skills

Danielle Vierra, Program Manager of our Kurland Center for Adult Learning & Living, is hosting our free, live, online sessions to review of skills taught in our Zoom manuals and hold an open forum to ask focused questions about using Zoom. Feel free to repeat a session if you'd like additional practice.  

 FREE Click here 
March 8   Monday 11am   Still Traveling:
Beguiling Buenos Aires

Join trip leader James Sokol zoom you away to escape our winter by enjoying summer in “the Paris of South America.” Meet our local guide, Pablo, who will lead four interesting “trips,” showing diverse aspects of the beguiling capital of Argentina.

$50  To “meet”
our local guide,

Click here

For tickets

Click here
 
March 8  Monday  1pm  Songs of Women:
A Multi-Genre Musical Celebration of International
Women’s Day
 

On this day celebrating globally the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women, join James Sokol for an array of music – Broadway, pop, opera, country & more! – composed, performed by and/o celebrating women! Audio & video clips bring the beauty of music into our discussion!

$5-$12.50   Click here 
March 11  Thursday   1pm 

Exploring Broadway: Game Changers 

As our culture has changed over the years, so too have Broadway musicals shifted to reflect the changes in our tastes, our priorities, our lives. Join popular San Francisco Bay Area instructor James Sokol to explore some of the Broadway musicals that broke new ground and shaped the evolution of this popular and indigenous art form. Video performance clips bring the magic & excitement of musical theater into our discussion. 

$15-$50  Click here 
March 11 Thursday  5pm 

Book Fest:
Annabelle Gurwitch

You're Leaving When? Adventures in Downward Mobility 

From this NYTimes bestselling author comes a timely and hilarious chronicle of downward mobility, financial and emotional. With signature “sharp wit,” she gives irreverent and empathetic voice to a generation hurtling into their next chapter.

$6-$35  Click here 
 March 14 Sunday  12pm  Terrific Tastings:
Ritual Reubens
 

Let us deliver a kit of goodies to your doorstep, then join James Sokol and the famous Zingerman's Deli’s Brad Hedeman on Zoom for a guiding preparation of lunch and a discussion of the beauty of corned beef (or pastrami or roasted turkey), swiss cheese & rye bread. 

  $15-$200 To hear more details about tour tasting Click here
 
For details & tickets
Click here 
March 15  Monday  11am 

Still Traveling:
Beguiling Buenos Aires
 

Join trip leader James Sokol zoom you away to escape our winter by enjoying summer in “the Paris of South America.” Meet our local guide, Pablo, who will lead four interesting “trips,” showing diverse aspects of the beguiling capital of Argentina. 

$50  To “meet”
our local guide,

Click here

For tickets

Click here
 
March 17   Wednesday 1pm 

Songs & Stories: Argentinian Ardor 

Take a front-row seat at your computer and join songstress & storyteller Gilda Solve for a delightful, live (from Paris!) musical journey to explore tango composer Astor Piazzola & the music one of the most influential Argentinian singers of all time, Mercedes Sosa. 

Free-$15  Click here 
March 18  Thursday  1pm  Exploring Broadway: Game Changers 

As our culture has changed over the years, so too have Broadway musicals shifted to reflect the changes in our tastes, our priorities, our lives. Join popular San Francisco Bay Area instructor James Sokol to explore some of the Broadway musicals that broke new ground and shaped the evolution of this popular and indigenous art form. Video performance clips bring the magic & excitement of musical theater into our discussion. 

$15-$50  Click here 
March 21  Sunday  11am   Songs of Spring:
A Multi-Genre Musical Celebration of the Season

On this first full-day of spring, join James Sokol on a musical journey through myriad types of music – Broadway, pop, opera, country & more! – enjoying the theme of the season. Audio & video clips bring the beauty of music into our discussion! 

$5-$12.50   Click here
 March 21 Sunday  3pm  Terrific Tastings:
Valley Ford Cheese
 

Let us deliver a cheese collection with a special gift to your doorstep, then join James Sokol and cheesemaker Karen Bianchi-Moreda for a discussion & guided tasting of her California-made, Italian-style cheeses. 

 $15-$60  To here more about tasting click here 

For details & tickets, click here
 March 21  Sunday 5pm 

Book Fest:
Lisa Scottoline

Eternal: 
A Novel

The culmination of a lifetime of work, this sweeping historical epic is fueled by devastating true events. Named for Rome, the Eternal City, this moving novel will be forever etched in the hearts and minds of readers, as will the powerful truth it asserts—what war destroys, only love can heal. 

$6-$36  Click here 
March 22 Monday 10am

Learning Zoom:
Basic Skills

Danielle Vierra, Program Manager of our Kurland Center for Adult Learning & Living, is hosting our free, live, online sessions to review of skills taught in our Zoom manuals and hold an open forum to ask focused questions about using Zoom. Feel free to repeat a session if you'd like additional practice. 

FREE   Click here
March 22  Monday   11am

Still Traveling:
Beguiling Buenos Aires
 

Join trip leader James Sokol zoom you away to escape our winter by enjoying summer in “the Paris of South America.” Meet our local guide, Pablo, who will lead four interesting “trips,” showing diverse aspects of the beguiling capital of Argentina. 

$50  To “meet”
our local guide,

Click here

For tickets

Click here
 
March 22 Monday 1pm

Learning Zoom:
Forum 

 Danielle Vierra, Program Manager of our Kurland Center for Adult Learning & Living, is hosting our free, live, online sessions to review of skills taught in our Zoom manuals and hold an open forum to ask focused questions about using Zoom. Feel free to repeat a session if you'd like additional practice. 

FREE   Click here
March 22  Monday  2pm 

Still Traveling: Argentinian Crafts & Craftspeople 

Let James Sokol zoom you to Buenos Aires to meet our delightful guest, who specializes in promoting the works created by local and native craftspeople. See and learn about an array of beautiful crafts, age-old techniques, and hear about these creative people & their communities.

$12.50-$15  To hear more about our travel program, click here

For tickets
Click here 
March 25  Thursday  1pm   Exploring Broadway: Game Changers

As our culture has changed over the years, so too have Broadway musicals shifted to reflect the changes in our tastes, our priorities, our lives. Join popular San Francisco Bay Area instructor James Sokol to explore some of the Broadway musicals that broke new ground and shaped the evolution of this popular and indigenous art form. Video performance clips bring the magic & excitement of musical theater into our discussion. 

$15-$50  Click here 
 March 26 Friday   11am 

Songs of Freedom:
A Multi-Genre Musical Celebration of Passover
 

Commemorate the Exodus from Egypt and celebrate the Jewish people being led to freedom! Journey with James Sokol through diverse music – Broadway, pop, opera, country & more! – exploring the theme of freedom. Audio & video clips bring the beauty of music into our discussion! 

 Free-$12.50 Click here 
March 28 Sunday 1pm

Songs of Colors:
A Multi-Genre Musical Celebration of India’s Holi Festival

Join James Sokol to learn about and celebrate Holi – “The Festival of Colors” – which fetes the arrive of spring, a season of joy & hope. Journey through an array of music – Broadway, pop, country & more! – exploring the theme of colors along the way. Audio & video clips bring the beauty of music into our discussion!

 $5-$12.50 Click here 
March 29 Monday 10am Learning Zoom:
Basic Skills
 

 Danielle Vierra, Program Manager of our Kurland Center for Adult Learning & Living, is hosting our free, live, online sessions to review of skills taught in our Zoom manuals and hold an open forum to ask focused questions about using Zoom. Feel free to repeat a session if you'd like additional practice. 

 FREE Click here 
March 29 Monday 1pm

Learning Zoom:
Forum 

Danielle Vierra, Program Manager of our Kurland Center for Adult Learning & Living, is hosting our free, live, online sessions to review of skills taught in our Zoom manuals and hold an open forum to ask focused questions about using Zoom. Feel free to repeat a session if you'd like additional practice.  

FREE  Click here 


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