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JEWISH PEOPLEHOOD

The PjCC is proud to be a part of the Initiative on Jewish Peoplehood presenting educational and cultural programs that explore Jewish heritage, identity, and community. This initiative is co-funded by the Koret Foundation, Taube Foundation for Jewish Life and Culture and other Bay Area funders.

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Jewish discussion group PJCCJewish Perspectives Discussion Group

Thursdays
10:30 - 11:30 am
FREE
Drop in any  Thursday morning to explore Jewish views on important issues and the hows and whys of living a meaningful life.

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Monthly
Join us for refreshments and hors d'oeuvres and mixing and mingling with friends, old and new.

Interfaith Family Programs

presented by our partner, Interfaithfamily

Register online at www.interfaithfamily.com/bayarea .

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KingsleyPJCC GUIDING PRINCIPLES INSTALLATION

Read about our Guiding Principles as seen on our pillar installation as well as the 5-foot Mezuzzah art piece.

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Jewish Programs & Events at PJCC

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PJCC offers a variety of events throughout the year that offer a chance to meet new people and get involved in cultural activities.

garden family activitiesJoin a Family Learning Group

Meet with other families to have a casual Jewish family learning experience.

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Justice Garden PJCCJustice Garden

Hamlin Garden Courtyard
Visit our garden that helps fight hunger in San Mateo County by supplying food to InnVision Shelter Network. 

Get involved--Attend one of our Garden Service Days!

Jewish Wellness Classes

Judaism’s wisdom, teachings, and practices support us to live flourishing, resourced, integrated, resilient lives with a joyful sense of balance and well-being. From ancient teachings to modern-day practices, we are encouraged to cultivate qualities— such as gratitude, joy, and thoughtful reflection— to enhance our physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual well-being. 

Yoga and Wholeness With A Jewish Twist

Connect all levels of being - mind, body, heart and soul - in this gentle, grounding Iyengar-based yoga series rooted in Jewish mystical teachings. Enhance your practices for living in balance and wellness, both on and off the mat. No previous yoga experience necessary. Some yoga mats and props provided; please bring your own if possible. Pre-registration strongly recommended.

Jewish Book Discussion

Join our group that explores a different book each month.

Grow Justice: Fight Hunger - Garden Service Day

Get your hands dirty and join us for a service day in the PJCC Justice Garden! Our garden will help alleviate hunger in San Mateo County by providing organic vegetables to residents at InnVision Shelter Network. Activities include hands-on gardening work and learning about food justice issues. All levels of experience are welcome! This program is designed for adults of all ages and children ages 4+.

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Latkepalooza

Please join us for Latkepalooza, a community-wide Hanukkah celebration. Enjoy the live music, crafts and games will be available for children and familes. Other activities include a Hanukkah gift shop and wine tasting! Cap off the afternoon with a community sing-a-long and get ready to start off the festival of Hanukkah in-style.

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Life, It's Complicated: Jewish Perspectives

Drop in any Thursday morning at 10:30a for an ongoing discussion with Rabbi Lavey Derby exploring Jewish views on important issues and the hows and whys of living a meaningful life.
Rabbi Lavey Derby is Director of Jewish Life at the PJCC. Pre-registration requested.

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Pizza in the Hut: Family Dinner in the Sukkah

Bring the whole family and join us for a special dinner party for families in the PJCC Sukkah! Enjoy a delicious pizza dinner along with Sukkot arts and crafts, songs and games. Sukkot is a week-long harvest festival. Registration Required.

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Rabbis Roundtable:The Meaning of Repentance

Repentance (Teshuvah) is the personal and communal spiritual task of the High Holidays. We are invited to assess our deeds and our spiritual condition, to ask for and give forgiveness, and to make amends where possible. Four of our local rabbis will discuss their personal views on repentance and share their beliefs about sin, forgiveness and the human condition. Registration required.

Participants will include Rabbi Nat Ezray of Congregation Beth Jacob, Rabbi Corey Helfand of Peninsula Sinai Congregation, Rabbis Dennis Eisner of Peninsula Temple Beth El, and Rabbi Daniel Feder of Peninsula Temple Sholom.

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The PJCC is a non-profit organization that relies upon generous donations to continue serving our community and those in need. A beneficiary agency of the Jewish Community Federation of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties and the Jewish Community Endowment Fund. The PJCC is a proud member of the North Peninsula Jewish Campus and of the JCC Association of North America.

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