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.
Dance and celebrate the Torah, outdoors a day before the holiday, with pizza or your own picnic dinner.
Celebrate Simchat Torah by dancing with Torah scrolls and reading the Torah’s end and beginning. Masks required for the unvaccinated, encouraged for all. Bring a cushion, chair or blanket if standing is uncomfortable. Meet behind tennis courts near bathrooms at corner of 18th and Church streets, S.F.