Jewish Studio project presents a program of insight and reflection in advance of the High Holidays. Includes writing, poetry, community building and facilitated art-making project. Sliding scale, $50-$150, with registration.
A one-day version of Jewish Studio Project’s “Studio Immersive” for the month of Elul. Engage in teshuva (repentance) through art, poetry, song and discussion in preparation for the High Holidays.
Peninsula JCC and Shalem offer a redwood forest hike punctuated with yoga poses, periods of silence, breathing and meditation in preparation for High Holidays, led by yoga teachers. For 10 and older. Register by Aug. 11.
In preparation for the High Holidays, an in-person day of nature, connection and reflection about what grounds us and reminds us who we are. East Bay regional park location provided upon registration. $60, discounts available, with registration.
A look into the origins, legacy and impact of Leonard Cohen’s classic hit song. In conjunction with Contemporary Jewish Museum’s “Experience Leonard Cohen” exhibition series.
A conversation about the Felton Institute's “(re)MIND & BEAM” programs, which identify, evaluate and treat mental illness disorders in teens and young adults. Presented by Peninsula Temple Sholom. For Zoom link, email [email protected]
Author Jacqueline Saper’s personal story of life under the Ayatollah regime. Sponsored by Contra Costa JCC and B’nai Shalom.