Bay AreaKlezCalifornia Mailing address only: 6714 Gladys Ave El Cerrito, CA 94530 (415) 789-7679 [email protected] https://klezcalifornia.org/ Executive Director Judy Kunofsky (415) 789-7679 [email protected] President Gerry Tenney (415) 789-7679 [email protected] KlezCalifornia is a living resource that connects individuals and communities with Yiddish culture. Website – searchable databases of events all over the Bay Area and beyond, Yiddish cultural resources including klezmer bands to hire for weddings, bar/bas mitsveh parties; where to learn Yiddish or get your old family letters translated, and more. E-newsletter – Klezmer- and Yiddish-inspired events (online and in Northern California), proverbs, links to stories and videos around the world. Cabaret by the Bay – Multi-performer cabarets. Klezmer Concerts and Dance Parties. Tam – Tastes of Yiddish Culture for Kids & Teens – presentations at religious schools, day schools, clubs, camps (and for adult groups, too). Workshops in klezmer music, Yiddish song, and klezmer dance. Tastes of Yiddish Culture – lectures, kumzitsn, play-readings, social events (jokes, food, games) Yiddish Conversation Salons for fluent speakers. Fiscal sponsorship services for projects involving Jewish and related cultures, including Yiddish Theatre Ensemble (producers of God of Vengeance). Invites everyone who is even a bisl (a little bit) curious about Yiddish culture. No need to sing, speak Yiddish, or be a musician. All ages and backgrounds participate, from nine Bay Area counties and beyond. Informing people about events throughout the Bay Area and beyond; producing events; linking people with teachers, bands, classes, and each other; teaching about Yiddish culture; supporting artists; building intergenerational community; and celebrating Yiddish culture.