June 8 – 10, 2019 Saturday , June 8 Shavuot Eve Candle Lighting after: 9:16pm Shavuot Meal 9:00pm Tikun Leil Shavuot 10:00pm Sunday, June 9 Shavuot Day 1 Holiday Services 10:00am Reading of 10 Commandments 11:15pm Shavuot Celebration 12:00pm Candle lighitng after 9:17pm Monday, June 10 Shavuot Day 2 HolidayContinue Reading

Join us for a Sundae Sunday Shavuot Celebration Sunday, June 9 | 12pmEnjoy a scrumptious dairy feast featuring bagels & lox, lasagna, salads, cheesecakes, ice cream & more! Relive the Sinai experience with the Reading of the 10 Commandments, commemorating the Giving of The Torah 3,331 years ago. Free ofContinue Reading

Let’s close out the Passover holiday together with a special farewell meal. Enjoy wine and matzah, discuss words of Torah and inspirational stories, sing Chassidic melodies, and find out why this day has a special energy related to the coming of Moshiach. April 27, from 7:30 pm at Chabad. WhatContinue Reading

CELEBRATE YOUR FREEDOM THIS PASSOVER WITH FAMILY, FRIENDS AND COMMUNITY IN THE HEART OF OAKLAND! APRIL 19, 2019, at 7:30PM At CHABAD OAKLAND | 3014 LAKESHORE AVE, OAKLAND EXPLORE THE SEDER RITUALS ENJOY GOURMET PASSOVER CUISINE INTERNATIONAL WINE SELECTION HEBREW AND ENGLISH READINGS NO PRIOR KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED SUBSIDIZED COST: $18Continue Reading

March 20 – 21, 2019 Wednesday, March 20 Fast of Esther Begins: 5:50am Mincha & “Half Shekel”: 5:30pm That 7o’s Purim Begins: 7:00pm Megillah Reading: 7:40pm Fast Ends: 7:47pm Thursday, March 21st Purim Day! Services 9:00am Megillah Reading: 9:30am Moroccan Purim Party: 5:30pm Meggilah Reading: 6:00pm How We Celebrate PurimContinue Reading

On April 20th, the Young Jewish Professionals will be hosting it’s very own Passover Seder. Overwhelmed by the never-ending Hebrew? Looking for a Seder with a young and fun crowd? Or maybe you just want to experience what a four course Seder with an overstocked selection of wine feels like?Continue Reading

Arpil 19-27 2019 – Nissan 12-22 Thursday, April 18 Bedikat Chametz Search for Chametz: 8:15pm Friday, April 19,Pesach Eve Finish Eating Chametz before: 10:53am Sell and Burn Chametz before: 12:01pm Kabalat Shabbat and Arvit 7:00pm Candle Lighting & Community Pesach Seder: 7:30pm Shabbat, April 201st Day of Pesach Holiday ServicesContinue Reading

Note: Leading halachic authorities have ruled that online authorizations are acceptable for the purpose of selling chametz. The traditional and preferred practice, however, is for the authorization transaction to be done in person with the local rabbi. Note: The deadline for submissions is 8:00am (Oakland time) on April 19, 2019.Continue Reading

Matzah plays a central role on the Holiday of Passover and goes by many names. ‘Bread of Faith’, ‘Bread of Affliction’, ‘Bread of Healing’… It reminds us of our humble origins and about the unique and powerful relationship we share with G‑d. This year use the real stuff!  Order yourContinue Reading

Chabad of Oakland presents Purim in Morocco Thursday, March 21 • 5:30pm At Chabad Center for Jewish Life A magnificent Purim extravaganza for the entire community! Delicious Moroccan FeastInteractive Drum Circle • Henna Artist • Face Painting • Preserved Lemon Making • Purim Crafts • Hamantashen & L’Chaims Megillah ReadingContinue Reading