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Songs for Mom Families will gather together to honor their mothers in all sorts of ways this Sunday, May 12. (It’s Mother’s Day, and if you didn’t know that already — well, let’s just say your mom was right about you.) After brunch, swing by Congregation Netivot Shalom in Berkeley and enjoy a mother-daughter concert, “Songs of Love and Justice.” Cantor Linda Hirshhorn (left), who founded and directs the Jewish a cappella group Vocolot, will perform with her daughter Talia Cooper, (right). They will perform original songs in their first-ever joint concert. 3 p.m. Sunday, May 12 at Congregation Netivot Shalom, 1316 University Ave., Berkeley. $13.


Israeli folk dance party. Café Shalom presents monthly dancing and munchies. At St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church, 1399 43rd Ave., S.F. 7:30 p.m. $5-$8. .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

“Second Saturday.” Night for Jewish young adults with dancing, drink specials and appetizers. At the Cellar, 685 Sutter St., S.F. 8 p.m. $15 includes four drinks.

“Feasting by the Fire.” YeaShOre Community bonfire and singing. RSVP for location in Berkeley. 7 p.m. Free.

East Bay Jews Schmooze. Social event for young adults. At Beta Lounge, 2129 Durant Ave., Berkeley. 6 to 9 p.m. $5 cover.


Meeting of Silicon Valley Jewish Widow, Widowers and Singles group. Presentation on safety by member of Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Department. At Addison-Penzak JCC, 14855 Oka Road, Los Gatos. 1 p.m. Free. (408) 866-5350.


“Fiddler on the Roof” movie sing-along. Fundraiser for Stage Door Conservatory’s summer musical theater camps. At Mormon church, 1501 Walnut St., Berkeley. 5:30 p.m. pre-party, 7:30 p.m. sing-along. $5-$18. (510) 521-6250.


“Texas Hold ‘Em Poker Tourney.” With dinner. Benefit for the Jewish Sports Hall of Fame Northern California. At Temple Beth Abraham, 327 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland. 4:30 p.m. $65.

Benefit for Chabad’s scholarship fund. Auction and entertainment by mentalist Marc Salem. At Sonoma Country Day School, 4400 Day School Place, Santa Rosa. 6:30 p.m. $100. RSVP at


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