Join Congregation Emanu-El clergy for Brown Bag Wednesdays. On the first Wednesday of each month, bring your brown bag lunch to the temple library for engaging spiritual and cultural discussions. Noon – 1:00 pm.Event Signup
Join a member of our clergy for a special learning opportunity, Limonata and Learning, offered exclusively for our congregants in Marin. We will meet for happy hour at Book Passage in Corte Madera while discussing … Continued
Do you enjoy cooking? Participate in this mitzvah led by congregant and former restaurant owner Gail Laghi, and congregant and chef Sari Swig. Together, up to five volunteers make meals for congregants in need. All … Continued
Monthly festive community Shabbat Dinner with children.First Friday of the month, 6:15 p.m in Guild Hall. Mediterranean food will be provided.Adult Members- $18.00, Children ages 3-10- $7.50, Non-member Adults- $22.00.Event Signup
The Ambivalence we feel at 50: Creating space to talk about Israelis, Palestinians, and the Conflict – November 5Sunday, November 5, 2:00 – 4:00pmJoin us at Congregation Emanu-El for this very special event, co-sponsored by the … Continued
Come relax into Shabbat with Congregation Emanu-El’s new young adult meditation group, from 7:30-8:30 pm right before November Late Shabbat! Join us for a short guided meditation and a chance to connect and engage in … Continued
Families with young children Birth to 5 years old are invited to come to Got Shabbat? with Mimi Greisman, Early Childhood and Family Educator. We celebrate Shabbat with family and friends. Activities will include a … Continued
Men of Congregation Emanu-El have a monthly opportunity to socialize and study with a member of the clergy at a private home. This cross-generational group provides a small group experience so important to building community. This … Continued
Join us for our annual Kristallnacht Commemoration on Sunday, November 12.Reflections on Resistance: After Auschwitz – An Afternoon with Eva Schloss.Eva, 86, is an Auschwitz survivor and the stepsister of Anne Frank. Both Frank and … Continued
We are excited to bring a group of young adults from our Young Adult Community to Raphael House for this special night. We will prepare and serve dinner to the residents at Raphael House, working with … Continued
You are invited to the B'nei Mitzvah Orientation Meeting on Tuesday, November 14th! When: Tuesday, November 14th, 2017Place & Time: Guild Hall from 6:00pm – 7:00pmWho: You and your child are invited to meet for our Orientation … Continued
Join this month's The Book Club with special guest Rabbi Kushner! Topic coming soon.Tuesday, November 14Hosted in a private home in San Francisco. Address provided upon registration. Congregant Cost: $10.00; General Admission: $18.00Dinner will be provided.*THE … Continued
Moral Imperatives for Today’s World: Reproductive Justice on the Front Lines Date: Wednesday, November 15,Time: 7:00 PMLocation: Calvary Presbyterian Church, 2515 Fillmore Street at Jackson StreetJoin Rabbi Fenves and members of our Tribe for Women … Continued
San Francisco City Arts & Lectures November 28 7:30 pm Nourse Auditorium Reza Aslan is an internationally acclaimed writer and religious scholar. His books include No god but God: The Origins, Evolution, and Future of Islam, Zealot: The … Continued
Location: Congregant Home near West Portal.Join our interfaith community for a potluck-style holiday party! Bring a food that reminds you of your fondest winter holiday memories. This event is open to your whole family – … Continued
April 23, 2017 @ 5:00 pm – 6:15 pm
America/Los Angeles Timezone
Jewish Community Center of San Francisco
3200 California St
San Francisco, CA 94118
YOM HASHOAH – HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY IN SAN FRANCISCO
Location: Jewish Community Center of San Francisco
Dr. Stephen D. Smith, from the USC Shoah Foundation, will present The Future of Our Past, a conversation about Memory and Testimony. Dr. Smith will discuss how our Holocaust survivors’ testimonies live on for future generations. This community-wide event is free and open to the public.
His talk will be followed by a community memorial ceremony.
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Smith, Ph.D, is the Executive Director of the USC Shoah Foundation Institute for Visual History and Education, Los Angeles. Stephen is committed to making the testimony of survivors of the Holocaust and of other crimes against humanity a compelling voice for education and action. He has been a leader in Holocaust and genocide education and research for the last twenty years.
PRESENTED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH Jewish Family and Children’s Services’ HOLOCAUST CENTER, Lehrhaus Judaica, Jewish Community Center of San Francisco, JCRC of San Francisco, AND USC Shoah Foundation, IN COOPERATION WITH SAN FRANCISCO SYNAGOGUES, SCHOOLS, AND OTHER COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS.