Community Calendar

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Current & Cultural Events

Virtual

This Current & Cultural Events course is designed to provide participants with the opportunity to discuss, understand, and explore local, national and international issues in a respectful, meaningful, and active way. This course is discussion based, starting each class with friendly conversation then diving into topics that pique our interest. The goal of this course …

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Silicon Valley Introduction to Judaism

Virtual

An overview of the Jewish life-cycle, holidays, and ritual. During the course of the year, students will gain an understanding of Jewish belief, history and calendar and gain exposure to important Jewish books including the Hebrew Bible and the Talmud. Each session includes thirty minutes of Hebrew instruction. For at least the first semester, this year’s …

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$180
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Beth David Modern Musical Midrash

Virtual

In this twice monthly series with Rabbi Nathan Roller, we will be examining how modern music responds to and enhances our understanding of biblical stories and deepens our connections to characters found in our ancient texts. We will be looking at a range of songs and subjects, focusing primarily on stories of biblical women through …

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Beth David Presents Self-Compassion: Why, What, and How 

Virtual

Longtime Beth David member and local psychologist, Dr. Adam Dorsay, will present on why and how to apply the skill of Self-Compassion. Self-Compassion has been associated with a host of desired outcomes that can improve our lives in a multitude of areas. Please note: This is an educational presentation only. This presentation is not counseling, …

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Recurring

Beth David Talmud Study with Rabbi Alpert

Virtual

Please join Rabbi Alpert online for Talmud Study! To connect with zoom https://zoom.us/j/734334750?pwd=VUx5U0tpclZHV3Y4M0F2V1JaeE84dz09 To connect by phone, call (669) 900-6833, Meeting ID: 734 334 750, Password: 854888

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Beth David Havdalah

Virtual

We will sing some songs and then say the blessings that separate Shabbat from the week ahead. Please feel free to use your own Havdalah set.  If you do not have an official Havdalah set, all you need is a candle, something that smells good (cinnamon from your kitchen works), and wine or grape juice.  …

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Recurring

Current & Cultural Events

Virtual

This Current & Cultural Events course is designed to provide participants with the opportunity to discuss, understand, and explore local, national and international issues in a respectful, meaningful, and active way. This course is discussion based, starting each class with friendly conversation then diving into topics that pique our interest. The goal of this course …

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Recurring

Silicon Valley Introduction to Judaism

Virtual

An overview of the Jewish life-cycle, holidays, and ritual. During the course of the year, students will gain an understanding of Jewish belief, history and calendar and gain exposure to important Jewish books including the Hebrew Bible and the Talmud. Each session includes thirty minutes of Hebrew instruction. For at least the first semester, this year’s …

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$180

Beth David Book Discussion Group: Spies of No Country: Secret Lives at the Birth of Israel

Virtual

Tuesday December 14, 7:30 - 9:00 p.m. This tale of Israel’s first spies reads like an espionage novel, but it is all true. Four agents at the center of this story were part of a ragtag unit known as the “Arab” Section, consisting of Jews who were native to the Arab world and had Arab …

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Recurring

Beth David Talmud Study with Rabbi Alpert

Virtual

Please join Rabbi Alpert online for Talmud Study! To connect with zoom https://zoom.us/j/734334750?pwd=VUx5U0tpclZHV3Y4M0F2V1JaeE84dz09 To connect by phone, call (669) 900-6833, Meeting ID: 734 334 750, Password: 854888

Recurring

Beth David Havdalah

Virtual

We will sing some songs and then say the blessings that separate Shabbat from the week ahead. Please feel free to use your own Havdalah set.  If you do not have an official Havdalah set, all you need is a candle, something that smells good (cinnamon from your kitchen works), and wine or grape juice.  …

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Recurring

Current & Cultural Events

Virtual

This Current & Cultural Events course is designed to provide participants with the opportunity to discuss, understand, and explore local, national and international issues in a respectful, meaningful, and active way. This course is discussion based, starting each class with friendly conversation then diving into topics that pique our interest. The goal of this course …

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