JCCfestival offers music and speakers

Noel Caplowitz, Mideast consultant, will speak on "The Legacy of Yitzhak Rabin: Israel in Transition, What Next?" at 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 13. At 1 p.m Thursday, March 14, a program on "Russian Emigres in our Community" will feature Linda Solomon, director of Emigre Senior Services at Jewish Family and Children's Services.

An Oneg Shabbat and luncheon in honor of Jerusalem 3000 will take place at 11:45 a.m. Friday, March 15, followed by a slide lecture on Jerusalem with Jehon Grist, associate director of Lehrhaus Judaica. He also will present a slide lecture on "Jerusalem in One Day," at 10 a.m. Sunday, March 17.A kosher lunch will be available each day from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for a suggested donation of $1.50 for those over age 60 and $3.50 for those under 60. For information, call Susan Kroll Diamond at (415) 292-1264.