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Write to Change the World: The OpEd Project with Voices for Good

In this highly-interactive workshop led by an expert facilitator from The OpEd Project, we will explore how credibility works and how to establish it; how to present ideas quickly and powerfully under pressure; when and why people change their minds; the difference between being “right” and being effective; and strategies…...

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Social Emotional and Spiritual Learning (SESL) Siyum and Showcase

Join us to celebrate, recognize, and learn from the successful work of our colleagues and the incorporation of Social Emotional and Spiritual Learning (SESL) into their educational programs. The past year presented challenges that were embraced and transformed due to the dedication and creativity of educators doing this work. We…...

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Making Time for Youth Professionals to Heal, Rejuvenate and Connect

Teen Initiative Retreat at Westerbeke Ranch in Sonoma We are thrilled to offer our first in-person program since the beginning of the pandemic. This Elul-themed retreat will feature Rabbi Dorothy Richman as the scholar-in-residence and will incorporate elements of reflection, mindfulness and connection as we all take time to focus…...

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Face to Face: Preparing to See Our Teens in Person Again

What a year it’s been. Even as we experienced loss and change,  we discovered new values, new activities. As attention turns to reconnecting in person we will face  new challenges — deciding how and when to eat in a restaurant, hug our friends, or return to camp. How do we…...

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Face to Face: Preparing to See Our Teens in Person Again

What a year it’s been. Even as we experienced loss and change,  we discovered new values, new activities. As attention turns to reconnecting in person we will face  new challenges — deciding how and when to eat in a restaurant, hug our friends, or return to camp. How do we…...

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The Crate: A Story of War, a Murder, and Justice

Presented by Deborah Levison Click here to register for this Jewish Community Library program. This program will feature automatically transcribed closed captioning. The Crate is Deborah Levison’s account of her family’s experience of a crime and its aftermath. After surviving the horrors of the Holocaust—in ghettos, on death marches, and…...

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Drop-In Book Discussion: The Yid by Paul Goldberg

Julie Zigoris will lead a discussion of Moscow-born author Paul Goldberg’s acclaimed 2016 novel, The Yid....

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