Community Calendar

East Bay YAD’s community calendar highlights events hosted and co-hosted by local Jewish organizations designed to welcome young adults (21-35) to the Jewish community.

If you’d like help promoting your events, please submit them HERE

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
PopUp Exhibition | Frances Dinkelspiel 12:00 pm
PopUp Exhibition | Frances Dinke... @ The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm
The Magnes is proud to inaugurate its series of pop-up lunchtime exhibitions with a feature presentation by celebrated author, reporter and longtime Magnes supporter, Frances Dinkelspiel. The exhibition will feature Toby Rosenthal’s painting, Portrait of Two[...]
Night at the Jewseum: Kosher Rhymes 5:30 pm
Night at the Jewseum: Kosher Rhymes @ Contemporary Jewish Museum
Oct 2 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The CJM’s quarterly event for the after work crowd celebrates the Days of Awe with good times and kosher rhymes. Watch legendary Jewish rapper Kosha Dillz and Bay Area beatboxer Kid Beyond perform. Match beats[...]
Ideas of Late 7:00 pm
Ideas of Late @ The Magnes Museum of Jewish Life and Culture
Oct 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sukkot on the Farm
Sukkot on the Farm @ Green Oaks Creek Farm and Pie Ranch
Oct 9 – Oct 12 all-day
Sukkot on the Farm Shmitta: Elements in Balance Thursday, October 9 – Sunday, October 12, 2014 Pre-Festival Chag (Holiday Observance) Option: Wednesday, October 8 – Thursday, October 9 Green Oaks Creek Farm and Pie Ranch, Pescadero, CA Celebrate the Harvest • Honor[...]
Sukkot with Dr. Joy Ladin 7:30 pm
Sukkot with Dr. Joy Ladin @ Kehilla Community Synagogue
Oct 11 @ 7:30 pm
Celebrate National Coming Out Day and Sukkot with Dr. Joy Ladin! Keshet, Kehilla Community Synagogue and Glitter Kehilla invite you to join us for a special evening of learning and celebration. All are welcome! Potluck[...]
Boris Fishman and Molly Antopol in Conversation 1:00 pm
Boris Fishman and Molly Antopol ... @ Contemporary Jewish Museum
Oct 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The New York Times postulated, “Is there room in American Fiction for another brilliant, young émigré writer?” Decide for yourself as The CJM pairs the acclaimed literary talents of Boris Fishman and Molly Antopol for[...]
Sukkot at the Conservatory of Flowers 5:00 pm
Sukkot at the Conservatory of Fl... @ Conservatory of Flowers
Oct 13 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
 Sukkot at the Conservatory of Flowers @ Conservatory of Flowers | San Francisco | California | United States
Third Thursdays Live at The CJM: Sonny Smith 7:00 pm
Third Thursdays Live at The CJM:... @ Contemporary Jewish Museum
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
On select Thursdays, Hardly Strictly Warren Hellman will be activated through live music, featuring bands and acts that have performed over the years during Hardly Strictly Bluegrass (HSB). Bay Area and singer-songwriter Sonny Smith takes[...]
Jewish Comedy Night 6:45 pm
Jewish Comedy Night @ Congregation Emanu-El of San Francisco
Oct 18 @ 6:45 pm
Jewish Comedy Night: “You’re Funny, But You Don’t Look Jewish” WHO: very funny African American, Indian, Italian American and Vietnamese Jewish comedians:Joseph Nguyen, Samson Koletkar, Gina Gold, Mike CapozzolaWHAT: A night of Jewish Stand up comedy[...]
Volunteer Work Day at the Farm 2:00 pm
Volunteer Work Day at the Farm @ Urban Adamah
Oct 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Our farm in West Berkeley is being built with the labor and love of thousands of individuals. Join us for an upcoming work party! Work parties are open to small groups and individuals ages 12 and[...]
Tawonga’s Alumni Community Celebrates Yosemite 5:00 pm
Tawonga’s Alumni Community Celeb... @ California Historical Society
Oct 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Alumni Yosemite Celebration October 19, 2014 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Join us to reconnect and reminisce with old friends as we celebrate Tawonga’s home away from home, Yosemite’s grand playground. Whether you attended camp[...]
Bend the Arc Bay Area Celebration 6:00 pm
Bend the Arc Bay Area Celebration
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Save the date to celebrate and build the progressive Jewish movement for economic justice. Contact Susan at for more information
Art Burst: Awesome Orchestra 12:00 pm
Art Burst: Awesome Orchestra @ Contemporary Jewish Museum
Oct 26 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The Bay Area’s Awesome Orchestra plays music by Jewish composers, covering various styles from Aaron Copland, Gustav Mahler, Leonard Bernstein, and Frank Zappa.