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Jewish Family Events and Programs

We invite you to join us throughout the year for our dynamic Jewish Family Programs. Explore the meaning and fun behind our favorite holidays, practice Jewish values through hands-on activities, and spend quality time with your family through meaningful Jewish experiences. All are welcome!

Upcoming Jewish Family Activities with the PJCC

Featured Programs

Tu B’Shevat Family Celebration

Sunday, February 9 • 4:00 – 5:30 pm • Free

Join us for an afternoon celebrating Tu B’Shevat, the Birthday of the Trees! Featuring a very special performance by Earth Capades, a family juggling team blending circus, music, magic, and comedy to inspire care and appreciation for Planet Earth. Plus: craft projects, plantings, snacks, a tots’ play area, and tree-loving fun for the whole family. Co-sponsored by PJCC, Peninsula Temple Beth El, and Jewish Baby Network.

This program is free, but registration is requested. Register online, call 650.378.2703, or visit the PJCC Welcome Center.

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Together in the Kitchen

Select Sundays (see below for dates) ∙ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm ∙ Classroom AB
Family of 4: $60 + $30 materials fee Center/Community Member; $75 + $30 materials fee Public

Join us for a fun and engaging hands-on family cooking class. Kids and parents will work together in the kitchen under the guidance of Michelle Greenebaum, a Nutrition Consultant and Healthy Cooking Expert. The best part: participants get to eat their culinary creations!

As we cook, Michelle will offer parents home cooking tips and answer questions on the most nutritious foods for kids, picky eaters, and selecting the healthiest products at the grocery store. Take home family friendly recipes you’ll want to make over and over again!

Upcoming Workshops:
March 1: Hamantaschen for Purim

May 17: Mini Cheesecakes with Homemade Strawberry Swirl for Shavuot

Sign up today! (Note: Pre-registration required by the Thursday before class.)

Register for Living Healthy Workshops


Fridays, January 10–March 27 • Two Sessions: 9:30–10:30 am and 10:45-11:45 • Board Room • Free for Center and Community Members/$90 Public
Join family and friends to celebrate Shabbat. Participate in a playful community atmosphere with music, creative prayer, and connect with Shabbat in a new and energetic way. Nurture family bonds and build connections to Jewish life and values. Registration is required. Call 650.378.2703 or visit the PJCC Welcome Center to register.

Instructor: Jeni Markowitz Clancy 


Coffee Talk in the Nest

Select Mondays and Wednesdays, 9:00 – 11:00 am • The Nest at the PJCC Preschool
Drop-in for a morning of community, conversation and companionship at our weekly Coffee Talks. Connect with the parent community and local parenting resources. Join us as we sip, schmooze & chat about parenting topics from toddler limit setting to sleep support & potty training. Learn more about The Nest!