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9:00 am

VIRTUAL “Elul Studio Immersive: The Creative Process of Teshuva”

August 15 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
$50 – $150

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.

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VIRTUAL “The Creative Process of Teshuva”

August 15 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
$50 – $150

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.

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“Pre–High Holiday Hiking and Yoga”

August 15 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wunderlich County Park, 4040 Woodside Rd.
Woodside, CA
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Free

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.

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10:00 am

“Wilderness Torah’s Elul”

August 15 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
$60

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.

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VIRTUAL “Sunday Stories: ‘Hallelujah’”

August 15 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Free

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.

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3:00 pm

VIRTUAL “Let’s Talk Mental Health”

August 15 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Free

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]

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4:30 pm

VIRTUAL “From Miniskirt to Hijab: A Girl in Revolutionary Iran”

August 15 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Free

Author Jacqueline Saper’s personal story of life under the Ayatollah regime. Sponsored by Contra Costa JCC and B’nai Shalom.

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