Jewish Family and Children’s Services’ will be accepting shelf-stable items for distribution at JFCS food bank locations across the Bay Area. Drop donations at collection sites in S.F., the Peninsula or Marin. Through Sept. 27.
Pick up a free art kit filled with supplies, then join in on Zoom and make art projects for Sukkot and Simchat Torah with the Contemporary Jewish Museum. Supplies limited. Register for a Sept. 23 kit pick-up from locations in S.F., Berkeley, San Rafael, Lafayette and Foster City.
In-person outdoor event for 3- to 5-year-olds and their families. Masks and registration by Sept. 22 required.
Addison-Penzak JCC gathering includes lulav-etrog stations, arts, crafts storytelling (in Russian, English and Hebrew) and unveiling of new community mural, but no food this year. Registration required.
Yiddish-klezmer choreographer-dancer Steve Weintraub teaches “how to express love and joy in a Jewish way” for Simchat Torah. Presented by KlezCalifornia and Congregation Chochmat HaLev. $25 suggested donation.
Yiddish-klezmer choreographer-dancer Steve Weintraub teaches “how to express love and joy in a Jewish way” for Simchat Torah. Presented by KlezCalifornia and Congregation Chochmat HaLev. Suggested donation.
Baritone Simon Barrad and pianist Ronny Michael Greenberg perform musical theater, cabaret, jazz and traditional Jewish songs in an oak grove. Reception with light bites and honey cocktails. Proof of vaccination and masks required. $100 suggested donation.
Wear Hawaiian or floral clothes for this event from Jewish Baby Network, Peninsula JCC, PJ Library Bay Area and local synagogues. For families with kids up to 5. Make decorations for your sukkah, join a parade led by musician Alison Faith Levy. Masks required for 2 and up. Donation suggested.
Torah dedication in honor of Earl “Soltan” Katz’s first yahrzeit. Light refreshments provided.
An outdoor show by Goapele, a South African and German Jewish soul and R&B singer-songwriter, producer and activist. Proof of vaccination/negative test required. $15-$30, $200 VIP table.
CTeen Contra Costa presents a Sukkot event for teens to make their own falafel, hummus, tahini, Israeli salad and more.
Twelve Jewish organizations present a night of Jewish joy featuring live music and lots of dancing in the street (10th Avenue will be closed off for the party). Also food, children’s activities, balloon sculptures, and more. Organized by Chabad of Cole Valley.