Feb 25 – 26, 2021 Thursday, Feb 25   Fast of Esther Begins: 5:23am Cteen Purim Party 5:30pm     Mincha & “Half Shekel”: 5:45pm     Purim Celebration: 6:00pm     Maariv & Megillah Reading: 6:20pm     Fast Ends 6:26pm Friday, Feb 26   Purim Day!    Continue Reading

The History of Chabad in Oakland dates back to the turn of the century when Rabbi Shlomo DovBer and Hadasah Goldberg immigrated from Russia to Oakland in 1900. In 1908 Rabbi Ephraim and Rachel Garfinkle moved to Oakland from San Francisco after the 1906 earthquake. They and a group ofContinue Reading

Kids Purim Party! For families with kids 0-4 Friday, February 26 | 11:30am-12:30pm at Gani Jewish Preschool Outdoors & Socially Distanced Megillah Reading Kids Entertainment Boxed Purim Feast Mishloach Manot & Tzedakah   RSVP required. RSVP to Shulamis@JewishOakland.org Find out more…Continue Reading

First Annual Oakland Car Menorah Parade THURSDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2020 | 5:30pm Start at Chabad of Oakland, 3014 Lakeshore Ave. Followed by Menorah Lighting & refreshments outside Chabad Drive through the streets of Oakland with Menorah topped cars & music Every car will receive a party box to enjoy duringContinue Reading