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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


Fridays, July 19 – August 30 • 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, 9:00 – 10:30 am; select 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!

Farm to Kitchen Family Cooking Workshop

Thursday, July 18 • 5:00 – 6:30 pm • Treehouse A
Explore how to grow and create a seasonal, local dish. Using fresh herbs from the PJCC garden, we’ll create a pan-roasted flatbread recipe that students can adapt, personalize and memorize. We’ll explore how this is a Jewish practice through digging into cultural history and stories.

Class is geared toward families with children ages 7-12, although younger and older children are welcome. Registration required by Monday, July 15.

Instructor: Nancy Wolfson-Moche, CHHC, RYT is a nourishment educator, certified macrobiotic counselor and writer. She created and runs “you are because you eat” (www.youarebecauseyoueat.com), her program teaching food awareness and cooking to children and adults.


Tu B’Av Family Game Night

Thursday, August 15 • 5:30 – 7:00 pm • Free
Join us in the garden for music, games, and Bubblemania to celebrate Tu B’Av—the Jewish holiday of love! Choose a game to play with your family from our extensive game library, have a blast creating monster bubbles, bring a picnic or take a night off from cooking & enjoy pizza for purchase al fresco with your PJCC community.