Opening day; all films and TV show episodes available for streaming through Nov. 2. Programs in seven languages, with English subtitles. Features one of actor Ed Asner’s final projects, “Tiger Within.” $15 per film, $80 individual pass, $100 household pass.
Short talk about the origins and manifestations of the golem from Jewish folklore. In conjunction with artist Julie Weitz’s “GOLEM: A Call to Action” exhibition at the Contemporary Jewish Museum.
Naomi Ragen discusses her new novel, the sequel to “An Unorthodox Match,” which continues the love story between a newly observant California girl and ultra-Orthodox widower. Contra Costa JCC Under One Tent event.
A nostalgic afternoon of classic Israeli folk dances led by Allen King. Bring potluck snacks and drinks, and song requests. Under-18 free.
Rabbi David Blumenthal lectures about astrophysics, metaphysics, Maimonides’ belief in physical and spiritual universes, how everything relates to one another and how those beliefs fit with Judaism. Presented by Congregation Beth David.
Lecture in Hebrew by Israeli songwriter Noam Horev, author of “A Draft of Happiness,” about his process and inspirations. Includes video and audio. Masks and proof of vaccination or recent negative test required.