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19 2018

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May

13 2018

Musical Celebrating Yiddish Theatre Star: "The People in the Picture"

7:30PM - 2:30PM  

3Below Theaters
288 S 2ND ST
San Jose, CA 95113

To live in the present you must first face your past

May

1 2018

CBD Holocaust Museum

9:00AM - 5:00PM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Holocaust Museum
Visit whenever the Synagogue is open. 

The museum serves as both as a  meditative place and a plac…

May

1 2018

JCC Classic Jewish Texts

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center
14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA

Rabbi Joey Felsen of the Jewish Study Network guides you through the fundamental works of Maimonides, Luzzato, and ot…

May

1 2018

Basic Conversational Hebrew for Beginners at CBD

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Basic Conversational Hebrew for Beginners
Instructor Sarah Hanuka

Learn basic skills in conversational Hebrew in this…

May

1 2018

Stanford Blood Drive at CSH

3:00PM - 7:00PM  

Congregation Shir Hadash
20 Cherry Blossom Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95032

Attention Life-Savers!

Stanford Blood Center is returning to Congregation Shir Hadash on Tuesday May 1st for a Spring …

May

1 2018

Yiddish Conversation Group at CBD

3:00PM - 4:30PM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

The Yiddish Conversation Group is for people to re-activate prior Yiddish knowledge, to learn Yiddish for the first …

May

1 2018

CHAIM Tour and Curator Meet and Greet at CBD

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

CHAIM Tour and Curator Meet and Greet
Join CBD Women as we take a self-guided tour of the California Holocaust Awa…

May

1 2018

TEE Israeli Dancing

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Avenue
San Jose, CA

Great exercise!  Great fun!  Great chance to meet new people!

Put on your dancin' shoes and come to our free Israe…

May

2 2018

CBD Holocaust Museum

9:00AM - 5:00PM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Holocaust Museum
Visit whenever the Synagogue is open. 

The museum serves as both as a  meditative place and a plac…

May

2 2018

JCC Kaplan Roundtable

9:00AM - 10:30AM  

Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center
14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA

Drop in to study and discuss the writings of Rabbi Mordechai Kaplan. No experience or specialized knowledge necessa…

May

2 2018

Meditation Group at CSH

10:30AM - 11:30AM  

Congregation Shir Hadash
20 Cherry Blossom Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95032

Participants use principles of Jewish meditation as described by Rabbi Aryeh Kaplan, as well as mindfulness, traditio…

May

2 2018

CBD Women Movie and Discussion Group
Join other women for a midweek matinee followed by lunch to discuss the movie. E…

May

2 2018

TEE Lunch and Learn with the Cantor

12:00PM - 1:30PM  

Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Avenue
San Jose, CA

Join the Cantor for lunch, and bring your thirst for Jewish knowledge!  Bring a sack lunch and join Cantor Edmondson…

May

2 2018

Power of Women

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Levy Family Campus
14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA

Join the community in honoring 2018 Janet Berg Recipient Judy Levin at the annual Power of Women event, sponsored by …

May

3 2018

Silicon Valley Beit Midrash

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Sinai
1532 Willowbrae Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125

Silicon Valley Beit Midrash

Every Thursday (Except Chagim)
9:30 - 11:00 am
​At Congregation Sinai
In the Mirkin Ch…

May

3 2018

JCC Hasidic Havurah

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center
14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA

This class takes a look at some of the great works of past Hasidic teachers and strives toward deepening our contempo…

May

3 2018

Play Mah Jongg at Sinai

12:15PM - 2:15PM  

Congregation Sinai
1532 Willowbrae Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125

PLAY MAH JONGG AT SINAI

Every Thursday
Starting January 11, 2018
12:15 - ~2:15pm
In the Mirkin Chapel

New Mah Jongg…

May

3 2018

CBD Presents: A God That Could Be Real at CBD

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

A God That Could Be Real
Nancy Ellen Abrams explores a concept of God that's consistent with science and unites all h…

May

3 2018

The history of modern Israel from 1948 to now! at CBD

7:30PM - 8:30PM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

The History of Modern Israel from 1948 to Now!
Instructor Sarah Hanuka

Explore the events that formed the state of Is…

May

4 2018

Talmud Study: Tractate Megillah at CBD

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Friday Talmud Study: Tractate Megillah 
Join Ruben Levy or Rabbi Ohriner for weekly Talmud Study. English texts are …

May

4 2018

Jewish Ethics at CBD

11:15AM - 12:15PM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Jewish Ethics
All are welcome to join CBD's Jewish Ethics Class as they study Rabbi Teluskin's text "You Shall Be Hol…

May

4 2018

Rabbi Berkenwald's 10th Anniversary Celebration Kabbalat Shabbat Services

6:00PM - 7:00PM  

Congregation Sinai
1532 Willowbrae Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125

RABBI'S 10TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION KABBALAT SHABBAT SERVICES

Friday, May 4
6:00 pm
At the home of Rabbi and Dana B…

May

4 2018

TEE Shabbatluck Dinner

6:00PM - 7:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Avenue
San Jose, CA

Everyone is welcome to join our congregational family for a Shabbatluck Dinner. These potluck dinners take place thro…

May

4 2018

The first Friday of the month during the school year (September through May), services begin at 7:00 PM in the sanctu…

May

5 2018

Rabbi Berkenwald's 10th Anniversary Shabbat Morning Services and Luncheon

9:00AM - 1:30PM  

Congregation Sinai
1532 Willowbrae Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125

RABBI'S 10TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION SHABBAT MORNING SERVICES AND KIDDUSH LUNCHEON

Saturday, May 5
9:00 am

Part of …

May

5 2018

Shir Shabbat Jr. at CSH

9:30AM - 10:30AM  

Congregation Shir Hadash
20 Cherry Blossom Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95032

A family Shabbat experience for young children (0-6) and their siblings. Join Rabbi PJ for a Shabbat sing-along, foll…

May

5 2018

Mindfulness and Meditation Through the Hasidic Lens at CBD

10:30AM - 11:30AM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Netivot Haneshamah
Mindfulness and Meditation Through the Hasidic Lens
Using Hassidic Torah text and stories, Rabbi S…

May

5 2018

May

5 2018

2018 Temple Emanu-El Gala

5:00PM - 10:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Avenue
San Jose, CA

Come and enjoy a fun night supporting Temple Emanu-El.

May

6 2018

CSA Tasting Table at CSH

9:00AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Shir Hadash
20 Cherry Blossom Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95032

STOP BY FOR A TASTE!!

Sample produce from our new CSA Farmer, Spade & Plow Organics, a family-run farm in San Martin. …

May

6 2018

Adult Academy at CBD

9:45AM - 10:45AM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Adult Academy
In this class series, we will study the mitzvot, the core practices of Judaism.  We will focus on thos…

May

6 2018

Abrahamic Alliance International Cook & Serve Social Justice Project
Jews, Christians and Muslims unite to serve the …

May

6 2018

Know Your Neighbor: Women's Afternoon Tea at CSH

4:00PM - 6:00PM  

Congregation Shir Hadash
20 Cherry Blossom Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95032

Sponsored by the Women of Shir Hadash and the Islamic Networks Group

Although people in our community come from a vari…

May

6 2018

Rabbi Berkenwald's 10 Year Anniversary

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Sinai
1532 Willowbrae Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125

Join us at Congregation Sinai as we celebrate Rabbi Berkenwald's 10 year anniversary.

May

6 2018

Rabbi Berkenwald's 10th Anniversary Gala at Sinai

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Congregation Sinai
1532 Willowbrae Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125

JOIN SiNAI TO CELEBRATE OUR ROCKIN’ RAV’S 10 YEARS AT SINAI

Sunday, May 6
6:00 pm

Music, dinner, and tributes. …

May

7 2018

Intermediate Hebrew at CBD

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Intermediate Hebrew
This continuing class uses a college level textbook to improve your Hebrew reading, vocalizing, a…

May

7 2018

Chair Yoga at CSH

10:30AM - 11:30AM  

Congregation Shir Hadash
20 Cherry Blossom Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95032

Chair Yoga is a gentle form of yoga where all the exercises are done while either sitting on a chair or standing and …

May

7 2018

Beginning Hebrew at CBD

11:45AM - 12:45PM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Beginning Hebrew
Acquire basic Hebrew skills and a 900-word vocabulary for reading the Siddur, Chumash, and simple li…

May

7 2018

JCC Torah Study at Chai House

3:30PM - 4:30PM  

Chai House, Inc.
814 Saint Elizabeth Drive
San Jose, CA

This engaging class with the JCC’s Rabbi Hugh Seid-Valencia, keeps us full of life through the words of the Torah. …

May

7 2018

Play Monday Night Mah Jongg at Sinai

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Congregation Sinai
1532 Willowbrae Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125

Mah Jongg at Sinai

Mondays
7:30 pm
In the Mirkin Chapel

Beginning Monday, May 7, bring your tiles and card and enjo…

May

8 2018

JCC Classic Jewish Texts

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center
14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA

Rabbi Joey Felsen of the Jewish Study Network guides you through the fundamental works of Maimonides, Luzzato, and ot…

May

8 2018

Basic Conversational Hebrew for Beginners at CBD

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Basic Conversational Hebrew for Beginners
Instructor Sarah Hanuka

Learn basic skills in conversational Hebrew in this…

May

8 2018

Retirees Lunch and Learn at CSH

11:30AM - 1:00PM  

Congregation Shir Hadash
20 Cherry Blossom Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95032

Join our retirees group for a monthly (second Tuesday) lecture, discussion, performance or film. This month's program…

May

8 2018

Extreme Measures: Finding A Better Path to the End of Life

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Avenue
San Jose, CA

The 2017-18 South Bay Institute Speaker Series
May 8, 2018 at Temple Emanu-El, 7:00-9:00pm
Jessica Zitter, Extre…
May

9 2018

JCC Kaplan Roundtable

9:00AM - 10:30AM  

Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center
14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA

Drop in to study and discuss the writings of Rabbi Mordechai Kaplan. No experience or specialized knowledge necessa…

May

9 2018

Meditation Group at CSH

10:30AM - 11:30AM  

Congregation Shir Hadash
20 Cherry Blossom Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95032

Participants use principles of Jewish meditation as described by Rabbi Aryeh Kaplan, as well as mindfulness, traditio…

May

9 2018

TEE Lunch and Learn

12:00PM - 1:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Avenue
San Jose, CA

Join the Rabbi for lunch, and bring your opinion!  Bring a sack lunch and join Rabbi Magat on the second Wednesday o…

May

9 2018

Jewish Life in Spain &the Sephardic Experience in Israel at CSH

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Congregation Shir Hadash
20 Cherry Blossom Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95032

Jewish Life in Spain &the Sephardic Experience in Israel: Part 1

This course offers a comprehensive introduction to t…

May

10 2018

Silicon Valley Beit Midrash

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Sinai
1532 Willowbrae Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125

Silicon Valley Beit Midrash

Every Thursday (Except Chagim)
9:30 - 11:00 am
​At Congregation Sinai
In the Mirkin Ch…

May

10 2018

JCC Hasidic Havurah

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center
14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA

This class takes a look at some of the great works of past Hasidic teachers and strives toward deepening our contempo…

May

10 2018

Ladies Who Lunch with CBD

11:00AM - 1:00PM  

May

10 2018

Play Mah Jongg at Sinai

12:15PM - 2:15PM  

Congregation Sinai
1532 Willowbrae Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125

PLAY MAH JONGG AT SINAI

Every Thursday
Starting January 11, 2018
12:15 - ~2:15pm
In the Mirkin Chapel

New Mah Jongg…

May

11 2018

Alzheimer's Caregivers Support Group at CSH

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Shir Hadash
20 Cherry Blossom Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95032

The Alzheimer's Association, in conjunction with Congregation Shir Hadash's Caring Committee, is offering a Support G…

May

11 2018

Talmud Study: Tractate Megillah at CBD

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Friday Talmud Study: Tractate Megillah 
Join Ruben Levy or Rabbi Ohriner for weekly Talmud Study. English texts are …

May

11 2018

TEE Erev Shabbat Service honoring Lev Zehav Members

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Avenue
San Jose, CA

On the second and third Friday evenings of each month, services are held at 7:00 PM in the Sanctuary. Different speci…

May

11 2018

Shabbat Service with the Band at CSH

7:30PM - 8:30PM  

Congregation Shir Hadash
20 Cherry Blossom Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95032

Celebrate Shabbat with a lively, interactive, musical service. We often introduce fresh music from both established a…

May

12 2018

TEE Babies and Bagels: Baby Shabbat

9:00AM - 10:30AM  

Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Avenue
San Jose, CA

Temple Emanu-El presents a Shabbat experience geared towards families with children ages 1-30 months.  Little ones w…

May

12 2018

Shabbat Yoga at CBD

9:30AM - 10:30AM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Netivot Haneshamah
Shabbat Yoga with Rabbi Laurie Matzkin
Shabbat Yoga provides a refreshing mix of Jewish learning …

May

12 2018

Netivot Haneshamah
An Exploration of Shabbat Prayer & Study for Russian Speakers 

with Rabbi Ilana Baird

May

12 2018

Tot Shabbat at CBD

11:15AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Tot Shabbat 
For ages 5 and under. Relaxing, lighthearted, interactive, Shabbat program for tots. Includes songs, st…

May

12 2018

Jewish Book Discussion Group 

One or more minor biblical prophets (TBD), led by Rabbi Ohriner
May

12 2018

Shir Hadash Gala with the North Beach Brass Band

5:30PM - 10:30PM  

Congregation Shir Hadash
20 Cherry Blossom Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95032

Shir Hadash 2018 Gala Registration is Open Now!!

Join us for an electric night of cocktails -- Silent Auction, Dinner …

May

13 2018

Habima and Hacameri Theatres of Israel Presents: TONIGHT A MUSICAL!

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

Cañada College Theatre
4200 Farm Hill Blvd.
Redwood City, , CA 94061

Directly from the Habimah National Theater and the Cameri Theater in Tel Aviv, and after more than 300 performances…

May

14 2018

Intermediate Hebrew at CBD

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Intermediate Hebrew
This continuing class uses a college level textbook to improve your Hebrew reading, vocalizing, a…

May

14 2018

Chair Yoga at CSH

10:30AM - 11:30AM  

Congregation Shir Hadash
20 Cherry Blossom Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95032

Chair Yoga is a gentle form of yoga where all the exercises are done while either sitting on a chair or standing and …

May

14 2018

Beginning Hebrew at CBD

11:45AM - 12:45PM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Beginning Hebrew
Acquire basic Hebrew skills and a 900-word vocabulary for reading the Siddur, Chumash, and simple li…

May

14 2018

JCC Torah Study at Chai House

3:30PM - 4:30PM  

Chai House, Inc.
814 Saint Elizabeth Drive
San Jose, CA

This engaging class with the JCC’s Rabbi Hugh Seid-Valencia, keeps us full of life through the words of the Torah. …

May

14 2018

Yavneh Day School's Annual Meeting and Art Walk

6:00PM - 8:30PM  

Yavneh Day School
14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA

Please join Yavneh Day School to celebrate our school year and see the incredible art work created by our students.  

May

15 2018

JCC Classic Jewish Texts

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center
14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA

Rabbi Joey Felsen of the Jewish Study Network guides you through the fundamental works of Maimonides, Luzzato, and ot…

May

15 2018

Basic Conversational Hebrew for Beginners at CBD

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Basic Conversational Hebrew for Beginners
Instructor Sarah Hanuka

Learn basic skills in conversational Hebrew in this…

May

15 2018

Yiddish Conversation Group at CBD

3:00PM - 4:30PM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

The Yiddish Conversation Group is for people to re-activate prior Yiddish knowledge, to learn Yiddish for the first …

May

15 2018

TEE Israeli Dancing

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Avenue
San Jose, CA

Great exercise!  Great fun!  Great chance to meet new people!

Put on your dancin' shoes and come to our free Israe…

May

16 2018

JCC Kaplan Roundtable

9:00AM - 10:30AM  

Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center
14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA

Drop in to study and discuss the writings of Rabbi Mordechai Kaplan. No experience or specialized knowledge necessa…

May

16 2018

Meditation Group at CSH

10:30AM - 11:30AM  

Congregation Shir Hadash
20 Cherry Blossom Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95032

Participants use principles of Jewish meditation as described by Rabbi Aryeh Kaplan, as well as mindfulness, traditio…

May

16 2018

Jewish Life in Spain and the Sephardic Experience in Israel at CSH: Part 2

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Congregation Shir Hadash
20 Cherry Blossom Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95032

Jewish Life in Spain and the Sephardic Experience in Israel: Part 2

This course offers a comprehensive introduction …

May

17 2018

Silicon Valley Beit Midrash

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Sinai
1532 Willowbrae Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125

Silicon Valley Beit Midrash

Every Thursday (Except Chagim)
9:30 - 11:00 am
​At Congregation Sinai
In the Mirkin Ch…

May

17 2018

JCC Hasidic Havurah

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center
14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA

This class takes a look at some of the great works of past Hasidic teachers and strives toward deepening our contempo…

May

17 2018

Play Mah Jongg at Sinai

12:15PM - 2:15PM  

Congregation Sinai
1532 Willowbrae Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125

PLAY MAH JONGG AT SINAI

Every Thursday
Starting January 11, 2018
12:15 - ~2:15pm
In the Mirkin Chapel

New Mah Jongg…

May

17 2018

Santa Clara County Sheriff Candidates Forum

5:30PM - 7:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Ave
San Jose, CA 95126

June 5th Elections are Coming Up!! A Forum for Santa Clara County Sheriff Candidates will be held on Thursday, May 17…

May

17 2018

Mental Illness Support Group at Sinai

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Sinai
1532 Willowbrae Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125

MENTAL ILLNESS SUPPORT GROUP

Thursday, October 19, and the third Thursday of each month
7:30 pm
Hosted at Congregati…

May

18 2018

Talmud Study: Tractate Megillah at CBD

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Friday Talmud Study: Tractate Megillah 
Join Ruben Levy or Rabbi Ohriner for weekly Talmud Study. English texts are …

May

18 2018

TEE Tot Shabbat with Catered Dinner

6:00PM - 7:30PM  

Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Avenue
San Jose, CA

 Worried that your little ones will squirm and make noise during services?

 No need to worry at Tot Shabbat!

Led …

May

18 2018

TEE Erev Shabbat Service

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Avenue
San Jose, CA

On the second and third Friday evenings of each month, services are held at 7:00 PM in the Sanctuary. Different speci…

May

19 2018

to
May

20 2018

Shavuot: Making Religion a Force for Good - Night of Study and Film at CSH

9:30AM - 12:00AM  

Congregation Shir Hadash
20 Cherry Blossom Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95032

Through film and art we will explore the ways religion can motivate a concern for the common good and a commitment to…

May

19 2018

TEE Confirmation Service

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Avenue
San Jose, CA

Please join us for the Erev Shavuot Confirmation Shabbat.

Mazel Tov to our Confirmands.

May

19 2018

Israel Today! Shabbat Seminars at CBD

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Israel Today! Shabbat Seminars
Wide ranging topics exploring various aspects of Israeli society including, culture, e…

May

19 2018

Tikkun Leyl Shavuot at Sinai: Celebration, Inspiration, and Learning

8:00PM - 11:55PM  

Congregation Sinai
1532 Willowbrae Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125

TIKKUN LEYL SHAVUOT

Saturday, May 19

COMMUNITY MEAL

8:00 pm

Join the Sinai community for a light meal, Tikkun Ley…

May

19 2018

TEE Tikkun Leil Shavuot

9:00PM - 11:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Avenue
San Jose, CA

Join Rabbi Magat and Cantor Edmondson for an evening study session for Tikkun Leil Shavuot.

May

19 2018

Tikkun Leil Shavuot – Torat Chaim, Life-Defining Torah

9:00PM - 11:55PM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Tikkun Leil Shavuot: Torat Chaim, Life-Defining Torah
On the night of Shavuot the whole Israelite people and those w…

May

20 2018

Israeli Innovation Fair

9:00AM - 5:00PM  

Levy Family Campus
14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA

More information will follow.

May

20 2018

Shavuot I Morning Service with Congregation Sinai

9:00AM - 1:30PM  

Congregation Sinai
1532 Willowbrae Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125

SHAVUOT I MORNING SERVICE

Sunday, May 20
9:00 am

Join the Congregation Sinai community for Shavuot morning service …

May

20 2018

TEE Shavuot YIzkor Service

9:00AM - 10:30AM  

Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Avenue
San Jose, CA

Join Rabbi Dana Magat and Cantor Edmondson for a Shavuot Yizkor Service.

May

20 2018

Shavuot Service with Yizkor at CSH

9:30AM - 10:30AM  

Congregation Shir Hadash
20 Cherry Blossom Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95032

Join us for our Shavuot service during which Yizkor, the traditional memorial service for the holidays, will be recit…

May

20 2018

Shavuot Services at CBD

9:30AM - 10:30AM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

All are welcome to attend services. 

May

20 2018

Club Z Ice Cream 'Fundae'

11:00AM - 2:00PM  

Please email devora@clubzteens.org for private home address.

Come learn why you should join Club Z for the 2018-19 school year. We will answer all your questions about the progra…

May

20 2018

Kadima "Make Your Own Cookie And Games" Day

12:00PM - 1:30PM  

Congregation Sinai
1532 Willowbrae Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125

KADIMA "MAKE YOUR OWN COOKIE AND GAMES" DAY 

Sunday, May 20
12:00 - 1:30 pm
In the Youth Lounge at Congregation Sin…

May

21 2018

Shavuot II Morning Service at Sinai with Yizkor Memorial Service

9:00AM - 1:30PM  

Congregation Sinai
1532 Willowbrae Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125

SHAVUOT II MORNING SERVICE WITH YIZKOR MEMORIAL SERVICE

Monday, May 21
9:00 am

Morning services on Shavuot II with …

May

21 2018

Shavuot Serices at CBD include Yizkor

9:30AM - 10:30AM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

All are welcome to attend services. 

May

21 2018

Chair Yoga at CSH

10:30AM - 11:30AM  

Congregation Shir Hadash
20 Cherry Blossom Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95032

Chair Yoga is a gentle form of yoga where all the exercises are done while either sitting on a chair or standing and …

May

21 2018

JCC Torah Study at Chai House

3:30PM - 4:30PM  

Chai House, Inc.
814 Saint Elizabeth Drive
San Jose, CA

This engaging class with the JCC’s Rabbi Hugh Seid-Valencia, keeps us full of life through the words of the Torah. …

May

22 2018

JCC Classic Jewish Texts

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center
14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA

Rabbi Joey Felsen of the Jewish Study Network guides you through the fundamental works of Maimonides, Luzzato, and ot…

May

22 2018

Basic Conversational Hebrew for Beginners at CBD

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Basic Conversational Hebrew for Beginners
Instructor Sarah Hanuka

Learn basic skills in conversational Hebrew in this…

May

22 2018

Wellness Fair at the JCC

2:00PM - 6:30PM  

Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center
14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA

Health screenings, mini exercise classes, lectures/workshops on health and wellness, exhibitor/resource hall, and gue…

May

22 2018

Jewish Federation's Cardozo Society Wine and Cheese Mixer

5:30PM - 7:30PM  

Gates Eisenhart Dawson
125 S. Market St. Suite 1200
San Jose, CA 95113

Join fellow legal professionals for a wine-and-cheese mixer after work. The Cardozo Society is the Jewish…

May

23 2018

JCC Kaplan Roundtable

9:00AM - 10:30AM  

Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center
14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA

Drop in to study and discuss the writings of Rabbi Mordechai Kaplan. No experience or specialized knowledge necessa…

May

23 2018

Meditation Group at CSH

10:30AM - 11:30AM  

Congregation Shir Hadash
20 Cherry Blossom Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95032

Participants use principles of Jewish meditation as described by Rabbi Aryeh Kaplan, as well as mindfulness, traditio…

May

23 2018

TEE Lunch and Learn Torah Study

12:00PM - 1:30PM  

Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Avenue
San Jose, CA

Food for your body.  Food for your soul.  Need a better way to spend your lunch hour?  Join Rabbi Magat for an inf…

May

24 2018

Silicon Valley Beit Midrash

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Sinai
1532 Willowbrae Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125

Silicon Valley Beit Midrash

Every Thursday (Except Chagim)
9:30 - 11:00 am
​At Congregation Sinai
In the Mirkin Ch…

May

24 2018

JCC Hasidic Havurah

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center
14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA

This class takes a look at some of the great works of past Hasidic teachers and strives toward deepening our contempo…

May

24 2018

Play Mah Jongg at Sinai

12:15PM - 2:15PM  

Congregation Sinai
1532 Willowbrae Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125

PLAY MAH JONGG AT SINAI

Every Thursday
Starting January 11, 2018
12:15 - ~2:15pm
In the Mirkin Chapel

New Mah Jongg…

May

24 2018

CBD Dames who Dine

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Dames who Dine
Once a month we get together for dinner, to relax and enjoy each other’s company. This is an opport…

May

25 2018

Talmud Study: Tractate Megillah at CBD

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Friday Talmud Study: Tractate Megillah 
Join Ruben Levy or Rabbi Ohriner for weekly Talmud Study. English texts are …

May

25 2018

Kabbalat Shabbat Service

6:30PM - 7:30PM  

Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Avenue
San Jose, CA

On the fourth Friday of each month services are held at 6:30 PM. Once a month we like to offer our Shabbat service at…

May

26 2018

TEE Adult B'nai Mitzvah Service

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Ave.
San Jose, CA 95126

Everyone is welcome to celebrate our adult B'nai Mitzvah class as they are called to the Torah.

May

26 2018

Approachable Torah at CBD

10:30AM - 11:45AM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

May

26 2018

Tot Shabbat at CBD

11:15AM - 12:00PM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Tot Shabbat 
For ages 5 and under. Relaxing, lighthearted, interactive, Shabbat program for tots. Includes songs, st…

May

27 2018

Knitzvah Meeting

10:30AM - 12:00PM  

Levy Family Campus
14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA 95032

Knitzvah is a JFS SV (Jewish Family Services of Silicon Valley) volunteer group of knitters, crocheters and seamstres…

May

28 2018

Intermediate Hebrew at CBD

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Intermediate Hebrew
This continuing class uses a college level textbook to improve your Hebrew reading, vocalizing, a…

May

28 2018

Beginning Hebrew at CBD

11:45AM - 12:45PM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Beginning Hebrew
Acquire basic Hebrew skills and a 900-word vocabulary for reading the Siddur, Chumash, and simple li…

May

28 2018

JCC Torah Study at Chai House

3:30PM - 4:30PM  

Chai House, Inc.
814 Saint Elizabeth Drive
San Jose, CA

This engaging class with the JCC’s Rabbi Hugh Seid-Valencia, keeps us full of life through the words of the Torah. …

May

29 2018

JCC Classic Jewish Texts

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center
14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA

Rabbi Joey Felsen of the Jewish Study Network guides you through the fundamental works of Maimonides, Luzzato, and ot…

May

29 2018

Estate Planning and Legacy Giving Workshop at CBD

7:30PM - 8:30PM  

Congregation Beth David
19700 Prospect Road
Saratoga, CA

Estate Planning and Legacy Giving Workshop
Educational workshop presented by Alan Werba and David Hoffman. Co-hosted …

May

29 2018

TEE Israeli Dancing

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Avenue
San Jose, CA

Put on your dancin' shoes and join our free dancing class taught by our very own Loui Tucker. This class takes place …

May

30 2018

JCC Kaplan Roundtable

9:00AM - 10:30AM  

Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center
14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA

Drop in to study and discuss the writings of Rabbi Mordechai Kaplan. No experience or specialized knowledge necessa…

May

30 2018

Meditation Group at CSH

10:30AM - 11:30AM  

Congregation Shir Hadash
20 Cherry Blossom Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95032

Participants use principles of Jewish meditation as described by Rabbi Aryeh Kaplan, as well as mindfulness, traditio…

May

31 2018

Silicon Valley Beit Midrash

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Congregation Sinai
1532 Willowbrae Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125

Silicon Valley Beit Midrash

Every Thursday (Except Chagim)
9:30 - 11:00 am
​At Congregation Sinai
In the Mirkin Ch…

May

31 2018

JCC Hasidic Havurah

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center
14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA

This class takes a look at some of the great works of past Hasidic teachers and strives toward deepening our contempo…

May

31 2018

Play Mah Jongg at Sinai

12:15PM - 2:15PM  

Congregation Sinai
1532 Willowbrae Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125

PLAY MAH JONGG AT SINAI

Every Thursday
Starting January 11, 2018
12:15 - ~2:15pm
In the Mirkin Chapel

New Mah Jongg…

May

31 2018

Beged Kefet Open House

6:30PM - 8:00PM  

Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center
14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA

This event will be held in Hebrew.

Beged Kefet is a Hebrew school for children and families in the Silicon Valley fr…