Journalist Andrew Lawler discusses his new book on the tombs, tunnels, biblical treasures, explorers and political upheaval in Jerusalem. Osher Marin JCC program, part of JCC’s Book Fest in Your Living Room. $11, $36 includes book.
In-person fundraiser in support of work being done by Jewish Family and Community Services East Bay and the Afghan Coalition. Includes live Afghan music, Afghan dance performance, food and art. Donation required, $50 and up.
Part performance, part lecture exploring the historical, political and social contexts of Handel’s popular renditions of Biblical narratives in the format of the oratorio. Part of Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra’s Jews & Music series. Registration required.