**BUILDING/ROOMS UNAVAILABLE FOR RENTALMon., August 22 thru Fri., September 2 due to construction projects.

ATTN: Kehilla wants to ensure the health and safety of our community and everyone that enters our building with adherence to these Kehilla’s Rental Guidelines & COVID Public Health Protocols (04.01.2022). Please fully complete the following form to obtain rental availability.

Welcome to Kehilla Community Synagogue! We’re conveniently located in the Grand Lake area of Oakland, easily accessible by public transportation.

Our facility has gathering spaces appropriate for small meetings, intimate classes, larger celebrations, concerts, and events requiring “break-out” rooms. NOTE: If requesting a Saturday or Sunday rental, we have limited rental hours from 3:00-9:30pm on Saturdays and from 1:30-6:30pm on Sundays.

At the bottom of this page, you can give us your contact information, and we’ll be happy to set up a time for you to see our facility and plan your event here.

Facility Details

Sanctuary

 

Seats 285 in moveable chairs and stationary pews. Built-in speaker system, wonderful acoustics.
Our spacious sanctuary has wonderful acoustics, making it perfect for concerts, weddings, lectures and other special events.

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Social Hall

Our Social Hall can accommodate 160 people seated at tables, with room for several buffet tables. It has direct access to our outside patio which holds up to 30 people seated, as well as a “pass-through” counter to our kitchen.  This is wonderful space for wedding receptions and other special events.

Fireside Room

Our Fireside Room can hold up to 40 people, and is suited to meetings, classes and small receptions. This room also doubles as the Fireside Gallery, our place to exhibit our members’ works of art.

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Classrooms

In addition to the Fireside Room, we have four other classrooms available to rent for classes, small groups, and meetings. These classrooms can accommodate up to 30 people in each room with tables and chairs. Each classroom has a dry erase board.

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Kitchen

Our Kitchen has the layout and equipment of a commercial kitchen, but it is not licensed by the health department. It is available for rent for private, non-commercial and non-profit use. It has a Wolf 4-burner stove, a Wolf griddle, two ovens, a commercial refrigerator, a full size freezer, and a commercial dishwasher/sanitizer.

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•• Please note that we have a Kashrut Policy (guidelines for what can be cooked, eaten and served in our building.) You can view the Kashrut Policy here.

What does it cost to rent Kehilla’s facility?

The cost of renting our facility depends on many interdependent factors, such as the particular space(s), the date and time, whether we have staff already on site or whether we have to bring them in just for your event, the amount of set-up and clean-up, and whether our discount for Kehilla members applies. Please use the form below to get in touch with us, and we’ll answer your questions as soon as we can.

Rental Hours Available

**BUILDING/ROOMS UNAVAILABLE FOR RENTALMon., August 22 thru Fri., September 2 due to construction projects.

Monday – Friday between the hours of 9am-9pm, please complete this rental request form to ensure space availability.

If requesting a Saturday or Sunday rental, currently we have limited rental hours from 3:00-9:30pm on Saturdays and from 1:30-6:30pm on Sundays. 

NOTE: Compliance with terms of Conditional Use Permit

Tenant shall be bound by the terms of Landlord’s Conditional Use Permit with the City of Piedmont. Care and consideration of neighbors is of utmost importance. Tenant shall cooperate fully and proactively in reducing traffic, parking, and noise impact on neighboring residences and businesses.

Allowable hours of operation under the current Conditional Use Permit are:

Events and Services: Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m – 9:30 p.m.; Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m., Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. During these hours only, amplified sound is permitted, provided that care is taken to avoid disturbing neighbors. In the event that amplified sound prompts complaints by neighbors, it will be forbidden under this agreement.

Want to talk with us about renting our facility?

Let us know how to contact you to answer your questions about renting the Kehilla facility.

BUILDING/ROOMS UNAVAILABLE FOR RENTALMon., August 22 thru Fri., September 2 due to construction projects.

ATTN: Kehilla wants to ensure the health and safety of our community and everyone that enters our building with adherence to these Kehilla’s Rental Guidelines & COVID Public Health Protocols (04.01.2022). Please fully complete the following form to obtain rental availability.

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