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August 2020

ONLINE – Folks with White Privilege Affinity Group

Thursday, August 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Please email Susan Schulman for the Zoom link: susanschulman60@gmail.com Any Kehilla-connected folks who identify as white, we’d love to have you, whether you’ve ever been to these meetings before or not! We meet every month to work on decentering white supremacy at Kehilla and work to make Kehilla more welcoming to people of color – we share feelings, build skills, and take actions. This is part of the Belonging & Allyship Initiative. If at all possible, we encourage you to…

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ONLINE- Early Kabbalat Shabbat

Friday, August 7 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Join us for Early Kabbalat Shabbat with Hazzan Shulamit, Debbie Fier, and Julie Nesnansky as we ease into Shabbat singing psalms and prayers, with an opportunity to say Mourner’s Kaddish in community. Click HERE to join the service.

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ONLINE – Shabbat Service @ 10am and Jacob Lee becoming Bar Mitzvah

Saturday, August 8 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Join us for a celebratory shabbat morning as Jacob Lee is called to the Torah as a bar mitzvah, with Rabbi David, Hazzan Shulamit, and Noa Grayevsky. We’ll be in a Zoom Meeting, seeing one another’s faces as we sing and pray and learn together. Use this Zoom link to join us or dial in using the following meeting details: Meeting ID: 883 0465 9966 Password: shalom +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose)

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ONLINE – Tot Shabbat

Saturday, August 8 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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One event on Saturday, September 5, 2020 at 10:30 am

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Join us for Zoom Tot Shabbat with Jen Miriam and Alon Altman and their Puppet Friends. Geared for babies to 5 year olds and their families. Join us for songs, prayers, puppets and dancing, and enjoy seeing each other’s faces! This event is co-sponsored by the Jewish Baby Network -  jewishbabynetwork.org Zoom link here

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ONLINE – Working Class/Low Income Group Monthly Meeting

Sunday, August 9 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

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Update Time Change to 4-6pm Until further notice we will shelter-in-place, we’ll be hosting our meeting via Zoom on the second Sunday of the month.  New participants are welcome. If you are interested in getting the Zoom link, have questions or want more info, please contact coordinator-wclig@kehillasynagogue.org If you are working class/low income and have experienced class/income in ways that have impacted you personally and/or in community, and you are looking for a place to talk and get support, we…

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ONLINE – Book Discussion Group

Monday, August 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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This meeting will be held via Zoom, please email Jamie McGrath at mcgrath1jamie@gmail.com Zoom link. All Kehilla members are welcome to join us online for our customary meetings on the second Monday of the month at 7pm.  The book for August is Song of the Jade Lily "A gripping historical novel that tells the little-known story of Jewish refugees who fled to Shanghai during WWII." by Kirsty Manning. Here is the information on how to apply for borrowing privileges from the…

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ONLINE – POC Shabbat

Friday, August 14 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until Friday, June 11, 2021

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Join us for POC Shabbat with Ruthie Levin, Kehilla’s People of Color organizer. POC Shabbat – Beloved community, this space is for Black, Brown and Indigenous folks, and folks who identify as People of Color. It’s time to slow down, embody self-care and feel the liberation of stepping into this special time of the week. We’ll light the candles together to invoke our time of rest.  Please feel free to bring ritual items if so moved and share elements of…

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ONLINE – Shabbat Service @ 10am and Saskia Freedberg becoming Bat Mitzvah

Saturday, August 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Join us for a celebratory shabbat morning as we celebrate Saskia Freedberg being called to the Torah as Bat Mitzvah, with Rabbi David, Hazzan Shulamit, Bracha Stone, and Debbie Fier. Use this Zoom link to join us: https://zoom.us/j/96326939204?pwd=emlBRXlrMkFNbWxodk1pbWR1TlNhUT09

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ONLINE – Shabbat Afternoon Service @ 4:00 pm and Sophie Novick-Prucher becoming Bat Mitzvah

Saturday, August 15 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Celebrating the Bat Mitzvah of Sophie Novick-Prutcher, with Rabbi Dev, Hazzan Shulamit and Wren Pinto. Mincha-Ma'ariv (afternoon/evening) service. Use this link to join us: https://zoom.us/j/94146301286  

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ONLINE- Kehilla Sings! Elul Gatherings to Prepare for the High Holy Days

Thursday, August 20 @ 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm
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Please join us online for Kehilla Sings – ONLINE. Join Hazzan Shulamit on Rosh Chodesh Elul, the first day of the month of Elul, a customary time to begin to prepare for the High Holy Days. We'll hear the shofar and dive into melodies and prayers to help us focus on connecting with the Divine, facing ourselves and our world, and re-aligning with our truest selves, reviving our spirits, relationships, and community. Click HERE for access to music recordings of new melodies for shabbat,…

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ONLINE – Elul Shabbat Morning Service

Saturday, August 22 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Join Howard Hamburger and Julie Nesnansky for our first Elul Shabbat, a sweet morning of musical prayer and torah discussion with a focus on our spiritual preparation for the High Holy Days ahead. Use this link to join us: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82552136623?pwd=NjNYZDdqNkROcUUzZ0IyR0N4UEJjQT09

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ONLINE – Tot Shabbat

Saturday, August 22 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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One event on Saturday, August 22, 2020 at 10:30 am

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Join us for Zoom Tot Shabbat with Jen Miriam and Alon Altman and their Puppet Friends. Geared for babies to 5 year olds and their families. Join us for songs, prayers, puppets and dancing, and enjoy seeing each other’s faces! This event is co-sponsored by the Jewish Baby Network -  jewishbabynetwork.org Zoom link here

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ONLINE – Board of Trustees Meeting

Tuesday, August 25 @ 6:15 pm - 9:00 pm
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All members are welcome. The meeting will be held on Zoom – use this link to join us: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86048420798?pwd=aS9hQ1NTcnJEUW1kZXlveWNiMU0rUT09

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ONLINE – Elul Shabbat Morning Service

Saturday, August 29 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Join Rabbi David and Beth Dickinson for an Elul Shabbat, a sweet morning of musical prayer and torah discussion with a focus on our spiritual preparation for the High Holy Days ahead. Register to get the link to Elul Shabbat morning service here.

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ONLINE – Charles Joseph Community Forum

Sunday, August 30 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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After serving 12-years in prison and being found eligible for parole, ICE detained Charles for 11 months, and is attempting to deport him back to Fiji, a country he left in his youth. A pardon from Governor Newsom would allow Charles Joseph to restore his lawful permanent resident status, apply for citizenship, and give him the chance to remain with his family and community. Check out the FaceBook event page or for more info visit: bit.ly/CharlesPardonCampaign REGISTER HERE

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September 2020

ONLINE – Middle East Peace Committee (MEPC) Meeting

Tuesday, September 1 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:30 pm on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

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This meeting will be held online via Zoom, please email the Middle East Peace Committee Chair for the link to attend this meeting. Kehilla's Middle East Peace Committee (MEPC) educates and mobilizes for an end to the Occupation, advocating justice, freedom, compassion and equal rights for all the people in Israel/Palestine.

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ONLINE – A Community Conversation with Kehilla’s Executive Director and Chair of the Board

Wednesday, September 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Learn about the current state of the congregation from Kehilla’ Executive Director Michael Saxe-Taller and Board Chair Catherine Lyons. Get the latest on High Holy Days, Kehilla School, the Bar/Bat Mitzvah Program, Kehilla’s fiscal situation and more.  Hear about our latest social justice initiatives and make connections with other congregants. Elaborate virtual snacks will be served. Join us here: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84493970650?pwd=dVV6eXFvdlNabWcyV2lTUTdzaDBmQT09

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ONLINE – Kehilla School

Thursday, September 3 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 13, 2021

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Join us for Virtual Kehilla School at 4pm. Email Natalie (natalie@kehillasynagogue.org) for the Zoom link.  

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ONLINE – Elul Kabbalat Shabbat

Friday, September 4 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Join us for Elul Kabbalat Shabbat with Hazzan Shulamit, Debbie Fier, and Julie Nesnansky as we ease into Shabbat and weave in Elul practices to help us prepare for the High Holy Days. Click HERE to join the service.

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ONLINE – Elul Shabbat Morning Service

Saturday, September 5 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join Rabbi Dev and Hazzan Shulamit for an Elul Shabbat, a sweet morning of musical prayer and torah discussion with a focus on our spiritual preparation for the High Holy Days ahead. Click HERE to join the service.  

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ONLINE – Tot Shabbat

Saturday, September 5 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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One event on Saturday, November 21, 2020 at 10:30 am

One event on Saturday, November 21, 2020 at 10:30 am

One event on Saturday, November 21, 2020 at 10:30 am

One event on Saturday, November 21, 2020 at 10:30 am

One event on Saturday, November 21, 2020 at 10:30 am

One event on Saturday, November 21, 2020 at 10:30 am

One event on Saturday, November 21, 2020 at 10:30 am

One event on Saturday, November 21, 2020 at 10:30 am

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us for Zoom Tot Shabbat with Jen Miriam and Alon Altman and their Puppet Friends. Designed for babies, tots, and children up to 5 with their families! Join us for Shabbat songs and prayers, dancing and puppets and community. Join us HERE. This event is co-sponsored by the Jewish Baby Network -  jewishbabynetwork.org

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ONLINE – 700 Benches: Elul Learning 2020

Tuesday, September 8 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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REGISTER HERE Taught by Rabbi Gray Myrseth and will focus on a text from Tractate Gittin. At 700 Benches, we believe that the tools we need to face this challenging moment with courage and creativity can be found in Jewish sacred texts and in the Talmud in particular. This text is profoundly queer—in form if not always in content—and can be seen as both a record of how our ancestors responded to a resounding societal crisis and a sourcebook for…

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ONLINE – Stand Up for Racial Justice – Vote No on Prop 20 Prison Spending Scam

Wednesday, September 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Stand Up for Racial Justice – Vote No on Prop 20 Prison Spending Scam To find out more, join us for this “Votinar” -  Prop 20 Votinar - Register & Save the Date (EJC) Proposition 20, the Criminal Sentencing, Parole, and DNA Collection Initiative, was designed to roll back criminal justice reforms from the passage of AB109, Prop 47 and Prop 57. If you have questions, please reach out to us at: noonprop20prisonspending@gmail.com REGISTER HERE

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ONLINE – Kehilla School

Thursday, September 10 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 13, 2021

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us for Virtual Kehilla School at 4pm. Email Natalie (natalie@kehillasynagogue.org) for the Zoom link.  

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ONLINE- Kehilla Sings! Elul Gatherings to Prepare for the High Holy Days

Thursday, September 10 @ 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Please join us online for Kehilla Sings – ONLINE. Join Hazzan Shulamit for musical High Holy Day preparation, through hearing the shofar and joining together for melodies and prayers to help us focus on connecting with the Divine, facing ourselves and our world, and re-aligning with our truest selves, reviving our spirits, relationships, and community. Click HERE for access to music recordings of new melodies for shabbat, holidays, protests, and gems to tuck into your spiritual toolbox. Use this Zoom link to join us:…

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ONLINE – Folks with White Privilege Affinity Group

Thursday, September 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Please email Susan Schulman for the Zoom link: susanschulman60@gmail.com Any Kehilla - connected folks who identify as white, we’d love to have you, whether you’ve ever been to these meetings before or not! We meet every month to work on decentering white supremacy at Kehilla and work to make Kehilla more welcoming to people of color – we share feelings, build skills, and take actions. This is part of the Belonging & Allyship Initiative. If at all possible, we encourage you to…

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ONLINE – POC Shabbat

Friday, September 11 @ 5:30 pm - 6:45 pm
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Join us for the POC Shabbat – Amidst the joy & rest of Shabbat, this gathering for People of Color at Kehilla will include time to reflect on ourselves as a POC community since the start of this last Jewish New Year, which began 10/1/2019: As the preparatory month of Elul winds down, and we cross the Selichot threshold into High Holy Days proper, we can take some time to set intentions for ourselves as Community. We'll light the candles…

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ONLINE – Selichot Evening Service 5781/2020

Saturday, September 12 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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הנינו – Hineinu – Here We Are - This service will be held via Zoom. Selichot is our portal into the Days of Awe and the process of teshuva, of turning inward with love and curiosity to face ourselves with clarity and truth. Selichot limbers up our ability to ask for forgiveness. On Selichot, we change our Torah mantles from their year-round ones to their special white ones for High Holy Days. It has also been our practice to tie…

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ONLINE – Working Class/Low Income Group Monthly Meeting

Sunday, September 13 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Update Time Change to 4-6pm Until further notice we will shelter-in-place, we’ll be hosting our meeting via Zoom on the second Sunday of the month.  New participants are welcome. If you are interested in getting the Zoom link, have questions or want more info, please contact coordinator-wclig@kehillasynagogue.org If you are working class/low income and have experienced class/income in ways that have impacted you personally and/or in community, and you are looking for a place to talk and get support, we…

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ONLINE – Book Discussion Group

Monday, September 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

This meeting will be held via Zoom, please email Jamie McGrath at mcgrath1jamie@gmail.com Zoom link. All Kehilla members are welcome to join us online for our customary meetings on the second Monday of the month at 7pm.  The book for September is kaddish.com Kaddish is the Jewish mourner’s prayer in remembrance of the departed, by Nathan Englander. Here is the information on how to apply for borrowing privileges from the Jewish Community Library https://jewishlearning.works/jewish-community-library/ebook-collection/ Anyone in the Bay Area can join the…

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ONLINE – Economic Justice Committee – DATE CHANGED

Wednesday, September 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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The months meeting has been moved from September 9 to Wed., September 16. This meeting will be held online, please email the Economic Justice Committee chair for the link to attend this meeting. For more info see the Economic Justice Committee (EJC) webpage.

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ONLINE – Kehilla School

Thursday, September 17 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 13, 2021

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us for Virtual Kehilla School at 4pm. Email Natalie (natalie@kehillasynagogue.org) for the Zoom link.  

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ONLINE – Erev Rosh Hashanah Service 5781/2020

Friday, September 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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הנינו – Hineinu – Here We Are – This service will be held via Zoom. Welcome the new year, celebrate the birthday of the world, and gather with our community as we face this moment together, and begin to draw on the practices of this season to sustain us and uplift us in difficult times. REGISTER HERE and Learn More Stay tuned for more info…

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ONLINE – Rosh Hashanah Services 5781/2020

Saturday, September 19 @ 9:30 am - 12:15 pm
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הנינו – Hineinu – Here We Are – This service will be held via Zoom. Main Service: 9:30 am Tot Service: 10:00 am Family Service: 11:00 am REGISTER HERE and Learn More Stay tuned for more info…

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ONLINE – Second Day Rosh Hashanah Service 5781/2020

Sunday, September 20 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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הנינו – Hineinu – Here We Are – This service will be held via Zoom. With Rabbi Chaya Gusfield and Eve Decker.  Receive the replenishment of contemplative song, story and silence.  Rabbi Chaya and Buddhist teacher and musician Eve Decker use the beautiful complement of Jewish and Buddhist teachings, music and spiritual practices to delve deeply into the essence of this holy day.  A more intimate service for the second day. REGISTER HERE and Learn More Stay tuned for more info…

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ONLINE – Kehilla School

Thursday, September 24 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 13, 2021

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us for Virtual Kehilla School at 4pm. Email Natalie (natalie@kehillasynagogue.org) for the Zoom link.  

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ONLINE – Shabbat Shuva & Healing Service 5781/2020

Saturday, September 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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הנינו – Hineinu – Here We Are – This service will be held via Zoom. Practice in the power of this single Shabbat between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur – the Shabbat of Turning. Shabbat prayers led by Howard Hamburger and Julie Nesnansky through the Amidah. Then from 11:00-11:45 pm, the Healing service will be led by Rabbi Elliot Kukla and Beth Dickinson. This will be a service of prayer, lamenting, and reflection. We will witness the losses of the year that…

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ONLINE – Kol Nidre Services 5781/2020

Sunday, September 27 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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הנינו – Hineinu – Here We Are – This service will be held via Zoom. Tot Service: 5:00pm Family Service: 6:30pm Main Service: 6:30pm REGISTER HERE and Learn More Stay tuned for more info…

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ONLINE – Yom Kippur Services 5781/2020

Monday, September 28 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
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הנינו – Hineinu – Here We Are – This service will be held via Zoom. Morning Services: 9:30am Afternoon Workshops: 2:30pm-4:30pm Healing Service: 5:00pm Ne’ilah: 6:00pm REGISTER HERE and Learn More Stay tuned for more workshops, etc...

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ONLINE – Yom Kippur Services Afternoon & Evening 5781/2020

Monday, September 28 @ 2:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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הנינו – Hineinu – Here We Are – This service will be held via Zoom. Afternoon Workshops: 2:30pm-4:30pm Yizkor: 5:15pm Ne’ilah: 6:00pm REGISTER HERE and Learn More Stay tuned for more workshops, etc…

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October 2020

ONLINE – Kehilla School

Thursday, October 1 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 13, 2021

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us for Virtual Kehilla School at 4pm. Email Natalie (natalie@kehillasynagogue.org) for the Zoom link.  

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ONLINE – Kabbalat Shabbat and Erev Sukkot

Friday, October 2 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us to welcome in Shabbat and Sukkot, the Festival of our Joy, with music and prayer! Join us HERE.

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ONLINE – Shabbat and Sukkot Morning Service

Saturday, October 3 @ 10:30 am - 12:15 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Since March, we have called our “observance” of the Covid sequester “Sukkah b’Makom” – Shelter in Place. Join Rabbi David and Julie Nesnansky to celebrate Sukkot ba-Sukkah. This is the holiday where we can really contemplate what “shelter” really means after seven months of learning the hard way. Celebrate this “Festival of our Joy,” with prayer, teaching, your thoughts, and the extra songs of Hallel (the holiday psalm book). Bring a lulav and etrog to our zoom gathering if you…

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Beginning Hebrew: Decode the Alef-Bet

Sunday, October 4 @ 7:20 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:20 pm on Sunday, repeating until Sunday, November 22, 2020

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(Class full; if you would like to be notified for the next class series, email sjgrodin@comcast.net) Taught by: Bracha Stone. Bracha Stone is offering a series designed for those who desire to get friendly and familiar with this precious language. Beginning Hebrew: Decode the Alef-Bet will be taught in  6 sessions during the 8 weeks from Oct 4 through Nov 22, from 7:20p.m. to no later than 8:45p.m. There are eight dates on the calendar, but you will be charged for six…

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ONLINE – Middle East Peace Committee (MEPC) Meeting

Tuesday, October 6 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:30 pm on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

This meeting will be held online via Zoom, please email the Middle East Peace Committee Chair for the link to attend this meeting. Kehilla's Middle East Peace Committee (MEPC) educates and mobilizes for an end to the Occupation, advocating justice, freedom, compassion and equal rights for all the people in Israel/Palestine.

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ONLINE – Folks with White Privilege Affinity Group

Wednesday, October 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Please email Susan Schulman for the Zoom link:  susanschulman60@gmail.com. Any Kehilla-connected folks who identify as white, we’d love to have you, whether you’ve ever been to these meetings before or not! We meet every month to work on decentering white supremacy at Kehilla and work to make Kehilla more welcoming to people of color – we share feelings, build skills, and take actions. This is part of the Belonging & Allyship Initiative. Thanks, Susan Schulman, Penny Rosenwasser and Julie Aronowitz…

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ONLINE – Kehilla School

Thursday, October 8 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 13, 2021

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us for Virtual Kehilla School at 4pm. Email Natalie (natalie@kehillasynagogue.org) for the Zoom link.  

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ONLINE – POC Shabbat

Friday, October 9 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until Friday, June 11, 2021

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us for POC Shabbat with Ruthie Levin, Kehilla’s People of Color organizer. POC Shabbat – Beloved community, this space is for Black, Brown and Indigenous folks, and folks who identify as People of Color. It’s time to slow down, embody self-care and feel the liberation of stepping into this special time of the week. We’ll light the candles together to invoke our time of rest.  Please feel free to bring ritual items if so moved and share elements of…

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ONLINE – Shabbat and Sh’mini Atzeret services with Yizkor

Saturday, October 10 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Join Rabbi Dev and Hazzan Shulamit to celebrate Shabbat and Sh'mini Atzeret, a day of doubly deep rest, joy, mystery and prayer. We will sing Tefillat Geshem, a prayer to usher in the rainy season, Hallel, extra songs of longing and praise and we'll observe Yizkor in remembrance of those who died in years past. Join us HERE.

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Simchat Torah Dance Party

Saturday, October 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Join Kehilla and Chochmat HaLev and put on your dancing shoes and join an online dance party to close out the High Holy Days and celebrate the Torah! The customary 7 hakafot / dance circuits will be curated by the fabulous and holy Jewish dance leaders Bruce Bierman, Talia Cooper, and Julie Emden. It culminates with a virtual performance by our Community Klezmer Band, led by Mike Perlmutter. We won’t read the Torah together this year, but she’ll know how much we…

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ONLINE – Working Class/Low Income Group Monthly Meeting

Sunday, October 11 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Update Time Change to 4-6pm Until further notice we will shelter-in-place, we’ll be hosting our meeting via Zoom on the second Sunday of the month.  New participants are welcome. If you are interested in getting the Zoom link, have questions or want more info, please contact coordinator-wclig@kehillasynagogue.org If you are working class/low income and have experienced class/income in ways that have impacted you personally and/or in community, and you are looking for a place to talk and get support, we…

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Beginning Hebrew: Decode the Alef-Bet

Sunday, October 11 @ 7:20 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:20 pm on Sunday, repeating until Sunday, November 22, 2020

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

(Class full; if you would like to be notified for the next class series, email sjgrodin@comcast.net) Taught by: Bracha Stone. Bracha Stone is offering a series designed for those who desire to get friendly and familiar with this precious language. Beginning Hebrew: Decode the Alef-Bet will be taught in  6 sessions during the 8 weeks from Oct 4 through Nov 22, from 7:20p.m. to no later than 8:45p.m. There are eight dates on the calendar, but you will be charged for six…

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Torah From the Beginning: The Book of Genesis

Monday, October 12 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, December 28, 2020

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

PLEASE NOTE: The Monday, October 26th class has been cancelled due to power outages. We look forward to seeing you in class next week! Taught by: Rebecca Kaplan, with occasional guest teachers **Classes are being held via Zoom** An opportunity to study the Torah as it unfolds week by week for 12 weeks; each class covers the same parasha that will be read/discussed at that week’s Shabbat service. For adults of all backgrounds and all levels of Torah/Bible experience. (Taught…

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ONLINE – Economic Justice Committee

Wednesday, October 14 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

This meeting will be held online, please email the Economic Justice Committee chair for the link to attend this meeting. For more info see the Economic Justice Committee (EJC) webpage.

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ONLINE – Kabbalat Shabbat

Friday, October 16 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us to welcome in Shabbat with music and prayers! Join us HERE.

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Cancelled – Shamati: LIVE FROM THE FARM

Friday, October 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

    Please note: this event has been cancelled. Join SHAMATi, the Jewish Soul of Oakland, for a special virtual performance from the farm to celebrate Shabbat and the harvest season. SHAMATi performs a wide variety of musical styles from Jewish to Bluegrass, Classic Rock to Hora, Latin to Motown and just about everything in between. They are guaranteed to take any party to the next level! This concert will be live streamed from the Urban Adamah farm and internally…

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ONLINE – Shabbat Morning Service

Saturday, October 17 @ 10:30 am - 12:15 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join Sharon Grodin and Beth Dickinson for a celebration of Shabbat Morning Service as we begin the new cycle of reading from the Torah with parashat Breishit. Join us HERE.

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ONLINE – Tot Shabbat

Saturday, October 17 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us for Zoom Tot Shabbat with Jen Miriam and Alon Altman and their Puppet Friends. Geared for babies to 5 year olds and their families. Join us for songs, prayers, puppets and dancing, and enjoy seeing each other’s faces! Join us HERE. This event is co-sponsored by the Jewish Baby Network -  jewishbabynetwork.org

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Beginning Hebrew: Decode the Alef-Bet

Sunday, October 18 @ 7:20 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:20 pm on Sunday, repeating until Sunday, November 22, 2020

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

(Class full; if you would like to be notified for the next class series, email sjgrodin@comcast.net) Taught by: Bracha Stone. Bracha Stone is offering a series designed for those who desire to get friendly and familiar with this precious language. Beginning Hebrew: Decode the Alef-Bet will be taught in  6 sessions during the 8 weeks from Oct 4 through Nov 22, from 7:20p.m. to no later than 8:45p.m. There are eight dates on the calendar, but you will be charged for six…

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Torah From the Beginning: The Book of Genesis

Monday, October 19 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, December 28, 2020

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

PLEASE NOTE: The Monday, October 26th class has been cancelled due to power outages. We look forward to seeing you in class next week! Taught by: Rebecca Kaplan, with occasional guest teachers **Classes are being held via Zoom** An opportunity to study the Torah as it unfolds week by week for 12 weeks; each class covers the same parasha that will be read/discussed at that week’s Shabbat service. For adults of all backgrounds and all levels of Torah/Bible experience. (Taught…

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ONLINE – Kehilla School

Thursday, October 22 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 13, 2021

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us for Virtual Kehilla School at 4pm. Email Natalie (natalie@kehillasynagogue.org) for the Zoom link.  

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ONLINE – Liturgically Traditional, Radically Inclusive Kabbalat Shabbat

Friday, October 23 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

This meeting will be held via this Zoom. Join us for Liturgically Traditional, Radically Inclusive Kabbalat Shabbat, a more traditional davenning style of Kabbalat Shabbat: songful and in Hebrew, following the full liturgy. Whether this type of prayer service is new for you, familiar, or intimately known, ALL are welcome!  Siddur on the Hill Join us here    

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ONLINE – Annual Interfaith Harvest Gathering with the Faith Trio

Saturday, October 24 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

This meeting will be held via Zoom. Interfaith Harvest Gathering through Zoom 2020 Hindsight: Lessons from a Year of Pandemic Each fall for the past 15 years, Muslims, Jews and Christians in the Oakland area have come together for a giant potluck meal to celebrate the harvest season and build friendships and bridges between our communities. This year, we will come together over Zoom to share blessings, discussions, song, and teachings. This year, the theme of our event will be:…

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ONLINE – Refuat HaNefesh: Healing of the Spirit

Sunday, October 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

A monthly drop-in healing circle for ourselves and those we love. These times leave us with so many losses, large and small. And there is so much needed healing for so many, in body, mind and spirit. Join us for this monthly drop-in group. We'll hold each other in our tender places, pray for healing for those who need it, and make space for the feelings that inevitably arise as we face difficult moments in our lives and world. Rotating…

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Beginning Hebrew: Decode the Alef-Bet

Sunday, October 25 @ 7:20 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:20 pm on Sunday, repeating until Sunday, November 22, 2020

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

(Class full; if you would like to be notified for the next class series, email sjgrodin@comcast.net) Taught by: Bracha Stone. Bracha Stone is offering a series designed for those who desire to get friendly and familiar with this precious language. Beginning Hebrew: Decode the Alef-Bet will be taught in  6 sessions during the 8 weeks from Oct 4 through Nov 22, from 7:20p.m. to no later than 8:45p.m. There are eight dates on the calendar, but you will be charged for six…

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Torah From the Beginning: The Book of Genesis

Monday, October 26 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, December 28, 2020

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

PLEASE NOTE: The Monday, October 26th class has been cancelled due to power outages. We look forward to seeing you in class next week! Taught by: Rebecca Kaplan, with occasional guest teachers **Classes are being held via Zoom** An opportunity to study the Torah as it unfolds week by week for 12 weeks; each class covers the same parasha that will be read/discussed at that week’s Shabbat service. For adults of all backgrounds and all levels of Torah/Bible experience. (Taught…

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ONLINE – Kehilla School

Thursday, October 29 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 13, 2021

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us for Virtual Kehilla School at 4pm. Email Natalie (natalie@kehillasynagogue.org) for the Zoom link.  

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How To Prepare for an Attempted Coup, an Intergenerational Training

Thursday, October 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

As the election nears, many of us are concerned that its results will not be honored. This training will give us the skills we need to prepare ourselves to fight for election justice. Using techniques drawn from labor and community organizing, we'll learn how to support each other through uncertain times, communicate in a way that sparks empowerment instead of demoralization, have conversations with people in our lives, and build a team of trusted friends that can mobilize quickly and…

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ONLINE – Family Shabbat Service

Saturday, October 31 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us for an online Family Shabbat Service with Rabbi Gray and Beth Dickinson for an engaging, musical service for people of all ages, exploring Parashat Lech Lecha. Families with young people ages 5-12 especially encouraged to join in the fun! Silly, fancy, and/or creative costumes welcome. Join us HERE.  

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November 2020

Beginning Hebrew: Decode the Alef-Bet

Sunday, November 1 @ 7:20 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:20 pm on Sunday, repeating until Sunday, November 22, 2020

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

(Class full; if you would like to be notified for the next class series, email sjgrodin@comcast.net) Taught by: Bracha Stone. Bracha Stone is offering a series designed for those who desire to get friendly and familiar with this precious language. Beginning Hebrew: Decode the Alef-Bet will be taught in  6 sessions during the 8 weeks from Oct 4 through Nov 22, from 7:20p.m. to no later than 8:45p.m. There are eight dates on the calendar, but you will be charged for six…

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Torah From the Beginning: The Book of Genesis

Monday, November 2 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, December 28, 2020

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

PLEASE NOTE: The Monday, October 26th class has been cancelled due to power outages. We look forward to seeing you in class next week! Taught by: Rebecca Kaplan, with occasional guest teachers **Classes are being held via Zoom** An opportunity to study the Torah as it unfolds week by week for 12 weeks; each class covers the same parasha that will be read/discussed at that week’s Shabbat service. For adults of all backgrounds and all levels of Torah/Bible experience. (Taught…

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Community Connection

Wednesday, November 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

The night following the election, we’ll make a space for the community to come together for song, prayer, and sharing in facilitated small groups. We’ll continue our practice of saying “Hineinu!” - Here We Are, and orienting together to wherever we find ourselves. Register and join us here.

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ONLINE – Kehilla School

Thursday, November 5 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 13, 2021

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us for Virtual Kehilla School at 4pm. Email Natalie (natalie@kehillasynagogue.org) for the Zoom link.  

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ONLINE – Kabbalat Shabbat

Friday, November 6 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us for Kabbalat Shabbat with Hazzan Shulamit, Debbie Fier, and Julie Nesnansky. Join us as we welcome Shabbat with music and prayer, and connect with the community post-election! Join us HERE.

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ONLINE – Shabbat Morning – Vayera and Delilah Sophia-Siegel becoming Bat Mitzvah

Saturday, November 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us for Shabbat Morning - Vayera and Delilah Sophia-Siegel becoming Bat Mitzvah with Rabbi Dev, Hazzan Shulamit, and Natalie Boskin. Join us for a celebratory Shabbat morning of musical prayer and an exploration of parashat Vayera. In the wake of the election, it’s good to be together-- Everyone is welcome! Join us HERE.

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ONLINE – Tot Shabbat

Saturday, November 7 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Saturday, August 22, 2020 at 10:30 am

One event on Saturday, October 17, 2020 at 10:30 am

One event on Saturday, November 7, 2020 at 10:30 am

One event on Saturday, November 21, 2020 at 10:30 am

One event on Saturday, December 5, 2020 at 10:30 am

One event on Saturday, December 19, 2020 at 10:30 am

One event on Saturday, January 2, 2021 at 10:30 am

One event on Saturday, January 16, 2021 at 10:30 am

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us for Zoom Tot Shabbat with Jen Miriam and Alon Altman and their Puppet Friends. Designed for babies, tots, and children up to 5 with their families! Join us for Shabbat songs and prayers, dancing and puppets and community. Join us HERE. This event is co-sponsored by the Jewish Baby Network -  jewishbabynetwork.org

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ONLINE – Working Class/Low Income Group Monthly Meeting

Sunday, November 8 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Update Time Change to 4-6pm Until further notice we will shelter-in-place, we’ll be hosting our meeting via Zoom on the second Sunday of the month.  New participants are welcome. If you are interested in getting the Zoom link, have questions or want more info, please contact coordinator-wclig@kehillasynagogue.org If you are working class/low income and have experienced class/income in ways that have impacted you personally and/or in community, and you are looking for a place to talk and get support, we…

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Beginning Hebrew: Decode the Alef-Bet

Sunday, November 8 @ 7:20 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:20 pm on Sunday, repeating until Sunday, November 22, 2020

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

(Class full; if you would like to be notified for the next class series, email sjgrodin@comcast.net) Taught by: Bracha Stone. Bracha Stone is offering a series designed for those who desire to get friendly and familiar with this precious language. Beginning Hebrew: Decode the Alef-Bet will be taught in  6 sessions during the 8 weeks from Oct 4 through Nov 22, from 7:20p.m. to no later than 8:45p.m. There are eight dates on the calendar, but you will be charged for six…

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Torah From the Beginning: The Book of Genesis

Monday, November 9 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, December 28, 2020

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

PLEASE NOTE: The Monday, October 26th class has been cancelled due to power outages. We look forward to seeing you in class next week! Taught by: Rebecca Kaplan, with occasional guest teachers **Classes are being held via Zoom** An opportunity to study the Torah as it unfolds week by week for 12 weeks; each class covers the same parasha that will be read/discussed at that week’s Shabbat service. For adults of all backgrounds and all levels of Torah/Bible experience. (Taught…

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ONLINE – Book Discussion Group

Monday, November 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

All Kehilla members are welcome to join us online for our customary meetings on the second Monday of the month at 7pm.  In November we are discussing essays from Kingdom of Olives and Ash: Writers Confront the Occupation, edited by Ayelet Waldman and Michael Chabon. You're always welcome to join in. For additional information about the Book Group, contact Jamie at  mcgrath1jamie@gmail.com. 

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ONLINE – Essentials of Judaism 2020-21

Tuesday, November 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Taught by: Rabbi Dev Noily **Classes are being held via Zoom** REGISTER HERE Join Rabbi Dev for a deep dive into some of the juiciest parts of Jewish practice and life. This monthly class is required for Conversion and Adult B’nei Mitzvah Students and is open to all. All Sessions will meet on the second Tuesday from 7:00-9:00pm. Dates are as follows: Tues., November 10, 2020 Tues., December 8, 2020 Tues., January 12, 2021 Tues., February 9, 2021 Tues., March…

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DATE CHANGE: ONLINE – Middle East Peace Committee (MEPC) Meeting

Tuesday, November 10 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

NOTE: This meeting has been moved from Tues., November 3rd (Election Day) to Tues., November 10th. This meeting will be held online via Zoom, please email the Middle East Peace Committee Chair for the link to attend this meeting. Kehilla's Middle East Peace Committee (MEPC) educates and mobilizes for an end to the Occupation, advocating justice, freedom, compassion and equal rights for all the people in Israel/Palestine.

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ONLINE – Economic Justice Committee

Wednesday, November 11 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

This meeting will be held online, please email the Economic Justice Committee chair for the link to attend this meeting. For more info see the Economic Justice Committee (EJC) webpage.

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ONLINE – Kehilla New Member Open House

Wednesday, November 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Kehilla New Member Open House On Zoom! We are delighted that you became full-fledged members of the Kehilla community. Please join us for a gathering to meet other new members, as well as Kehilla clergy, staff and lay leaders. Learn more about the congregation and ask that burning question about Kehilla life. Bring along your favorite dessert - it breaks our hearts that we can’t feed you yet!! RSVP and Register HERE

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ONLINE – Kehilla School

Thursday, November 12 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 13, 2021

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us for Virtual Kehilla School at 4pm. Email Natalie (natalie@kehillasynagogue.org) for the Zoom link.  

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Folks with White Privilege Affinity Group Meeting

Thursday, November 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Please email Susan Schulman for the Zoom link:  susanschulman60@gmail.com Any Kehilla – connected folks who identify as white, we’d love to have you, whether you’ve ever been to these meetings before or not! We meet every month to work on decentering white supremacy at Kehilla and work to make Kehilla more welcoming to people of color – we share feelings, build skills, and take actions. This is part of the Belonging & Allyship Initiative. Suggested HOMEWORK for Thursday, November 12. These…

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ONLINE – POC Shabbat

Friday, November 13 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until Friday, June 11, 2021

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us for POC Shabbat with Ruthie Levin, Kehilla’s People of Color organizer. POC Shabbat – Beloved community, this space is for Black, Brown and Indigenous folks, and folks who identify as People of Color. It’s time to slow down, embody self-care and feel the liberation of stepping into this special time of the week. We’ll light the candles together to invoke our time of rest.  Please feel free to bring ritual items if so moved and share elements of…

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ONLINE – Shabbat Morning Service – Chayeh Sarah

Saturday, November 14 @ 10:30 am - 12:15 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us for Shabbat Morning - Chayeh Sarah with Howard Hamburger and Beth Dickenson. Join us for a Shabbat morning of musical prayer, torah discussion, and community. Join us HERE.

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ONLINE – Varieties of Alternative Jewish Theologies

Saturday, November 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until Saturday, February 13, 2021

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Taught by: A Rabbi’s “Tisch” series with Rabbi David J. Cooper Second Saturdays: Nov 14, Dec 12, Jan 9, Feb 13 at 4:00pm (PT) There is a misconception that there is a single Jewish way of belief about God. Our Jewish theologies have evolved over time and differ within each time period and even within each community. Moreover, each of us can operate within ourselves with different relationships to God or the concept of God. This survey class is to…

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Beginning Hebrew: Decode the Alef-Bet

Sunday, November 15 @ 7:20 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:20 pm on Sunday, repeating until Sunday, November 22, 2020

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

(Class full; if you would like to be notified for the next class series, email sjgrodin@comcast.net) Taught by: Bracha Stone. Bracha Stone is offering a series designed for those who desire to get friendly and familiar with this precious language. Beginning Hebrew: Decode the Alef-Bet will be taught in  6 sessions during the 8 weeks from Oct 4 through Nov 22, from 7:20p.m. to no later than 8:45p.m. There are eight dates on the calendar, but you will be charged for six…

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Torah From the Beginning: The Book of Genesis

Monday, November 16 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, December 28, 2020

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

PLEASE NOTE: The Monday, October 26th class has been cancelled due to power outages. We look forward to seeing you in class next week! Taught by: Rebecca Kaplan, with occasional guest teachers **Classes are being held via Zoom** An opportunity to study the Torah as it unfolds week by week for 12 weeks; each class covers the same parasha that will be read/discussed at that week’s Shabbat service. For adults of all backgrounds and all levels of Torah/Bible experience. (Taught…

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Kehilla Sings – Rosh Chodesh Kislev

Monday, November 16 @ 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join Hazzan Shulamit to kick off the lunar month of Kislev-- we'll learn and sing melodies and prayers that soothe our souls, celebrate our aliveness, and inspire us to meet the moment we're in, personally and collectively. Join us HERE.

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ONLINE – Kehilla School

Thursday, November 19 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 13, 2021

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us for Virtual Kehilla School at 4pm. Email Natalie (natalie@kehillasynagogue.org) for the Zoom link.  

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ONLINE – Trans Day of Remembrance + Resistance Kabbalat Shabbat

Friday, November 20 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us for Trans Day of Remembrance + Resistance Kabbalat Shabbat with Rabbi Dev, Rabbi Gray, Rabbi SAM, Talya Husband-Hankin and Binya Koatz (pre-recorded) and Hazzan Shulamit. We’ll welcome Shabbat Toldot, and take time to honor Trans lives lost and celebrate Trans resilience and resistance. Join us HERE.

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ONLINE – Shabbat Morning – Toldot and Baby Naming (CC)

Saturday, November 21 @ 10:30 am - 12:15 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us for Shabbat Morning - Toldot with Rabbi Dev and Hazzan Shulamit. Join us for a Shabbat morning of musical prayer, torah, and community. We’ll share in the joy of welcoming and naming Rachel and Doron Segal’s new baby, the granddaughter of Amy and Steve Abern! Join us HERE. *Closed Captioning (CC) provided for this service.

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ONLINE – Tot Shabbat

Saturday, November 21 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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One event on Saturday, August 22, 2020 at 10:30 am

One event on Saturday, October 17, 2020 at 10:30 am

One event on Saturday, November 7, 2020 at 10:30 am

One event on Saturday, November 21, 2020 at 10:30 am

One event on Saturday, December 5, 2020 at 10:30 am

One event on Saturday, December 19, 2020 at 10:30 am

One event on Saturday, January 2, 2021 at 10:30 am

One event on Saturday, January 16, 2021 at 10:30 am

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Join us for Zoom Tot Shabbat with Jen Miriam and Alon Altman and their Puppet Friends. Designed for babies, tots, and children up to 5 with their families! Join us for Shabbat songs and prayers, dancing and puppets and community. Join us HERE. This event is co-sponsored by the Jewish Baby Network -  jewishbabynetwork.org

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ONLINE – Refuat HaNefesh: Healing of the Spirit

Sunday, November 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

A monthly drop-in healing circle for ourselves and those we love. These times leave us with so many losses, large and small. And there is so much needed healing for so many, in body, mind and spirit. Join us for this monthly drop-in group. We'll hold each other in our tender places, pray for healing for those who need it, and make space for the feelings that inevitably arise as we face difficult moments in our lives and world. Rotating…

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Beginning Hebrew: Decode the Alef-Bet, Part 2, plus prayers!

Sunday, November 22 @ 7:20 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:20 pm on Sunday, repeating until Sunday, December 20, 2020

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

Taught by: Bracha Stone. Bracha Stone is offering a series designed for those who desire to get friendly and familiar with this precious language. Beginning Hebrew: Decode the Alef-Bet, Part 2, plus prayers! Join Bracha Stone for the next part in a series designed for those who desire to get friendly and familiar with this precious language. If you have SOME knowledge of the alef-bet, this may be the right place for you. We have made a start, and are working…

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Torah From the Beginning: The Book of Genesis

Monday, November 23 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, December 28, 2020

Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

PLEASE NOTE: The Monday, October 26th class has been cancelled due to power outages. We look forward to seeing you in class next week! Taught by: Rebecca Kaplan, with occasional guest teachers **Classes are being held via Zoom** An opportunity to study the Torah as it unfolds week by week for 12 weeks; each class covers the same parasha that will be read/discussed at that week’s Shabbat service. For adults of all backgrounds and all levels of Torah/Bible experience. (Taught…

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ONLINE – Liturgically Traditional, Radically Inclusive Kabbalat Shabbat

Friday, November 27 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Zoom, See the link above or contact the Event Coordinator for the link

This meeting will be held via this Zoom. Join us for Liturgically Traditional, Radically Inclusive Kabbalat Shabbat, a more traditional davenning style of Kabbalat Shabbat: songful and in Hebrew, following the full liturgy. Whether this type of prayer service is new for you, familiar, or intimately known, ALL are welcome!  Co-sponsored by Kehilla and Glitter Kehilla. Siddur on the Hill Join us here    

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