Rabbi Corey Helfand tells the story of a Torah’s return to a Czech synagogue after nearly 50 years in Foster City. Free.
UC Davis professor Bruce D. Haynes discusses his book about Jews of African descent in the U.S. and rethinking Jewish identity in 21st century. Free.
Elizabeth Rosner discusses her book on intergenerational Holocaust trauma. In conjunction with “Pioneers to the Present” exhibit on local Jews. $5.
Stanford professor Steven Zipperstein discusses his book about the 1903 massacre of 49 Jews in Kishinev in czarist-era Russia. In conversation with UC Berkeley professor emeritus Edwin Epstein. Free.
Learn how to make the popular pastry. Free.
French Jewish intellectual discusses his book “The Empire and the Five Kings,” on the U.S. withdrawal from world leadership. $40.