Due to the coronavirus, the community Passover Seder is unfortunately canceled. To ensure that every Jew is able to conduct their own Seder, we will be distributing “Seder in a Box”. Each Seder in a Box includes: A bottle of wine Handmade Shmurah Matzah A Passover Haggadah with English translation Continue Reading

Model Matzah Bakery 18…17…16… Can you bake that Matzah before the dough rises? Welcome to the Model Matzah Bakery! A hands-on experience, at which the children cut, thresh and grind wheat into flour. Then, while racing against the clock, they mix, punch, roll and bake their very own Matzahs toContinue Reading

Chabad of Oakland presents SHTISEL PURIM  Tuesday, March 10 • 5:30pmAt Chabad Center for Jewish Life A magnificent Purim extravaganza for the entire community! ♦ Hot Yerushalmi Kugel♦ Delicious Purim dinner Jerusalem style ♦ Make sour pickles to take home ♦ Enjoy an exciting performance by Mentalist ♦ Hamantashen &Continue Reading

March 9 – 10, 2020 Monday, March 9   Fast of Esther Begins: 6:06am     Mincha & “Half Shekel”: 6:30pm     YJP Purim in the Palace Begins: 7:30pm     Megillah Reading: 7:45pm     Fast Ends: 7:38pm Tuesday, March 10   Purim Day!        ServicesContinue Reading

Thursday, Dec. 10, 2020 – 4:30 PMLale Merritt Amphitheater, Between 12TH Street and 1ST Avenue, Lake Merritt Boulevard, Oakland, CA “Show your Jewish Pride! Shine away hate with Love” JOIN US FOR THE 15TH ANNUAL GRAND MENORAH LIGHTING CEREMONY as we celebrate the spirit of love and unity in the Oakland community. ENJOYContinue Reading