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От Сиона до Силикона: Russian Jews of Silicon Valley

Our Russian Language programming is run by Rabbi Ilana Baird. Rabbi Ilana has served communities in Russia, Germany, Israel, and the United States.  She founded a liberal synagogue in Haifa and is a graduate of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion’s Israeli Rabbinical Seminary program. Rabbi Ilana is beginning her second year teaching Hebrew at the JCC. You can reach her at RabbiIlana@svjcc.org.

Classes

Torah Study in Russian
Tuesdays, 10:00am-11:30am
Every Tuesday, come drink tea and enjoy learning Torah with Rabbi Ilana Baird. All ages and knowledge backgrounds are welcome. In Activity Room B at the JCC. Free!
Еженедельная группа изучения Торы с р. Иланой. Присоединяйтесь в любой момент. Тора, чай и беседа с приятными людьми. 

December and January

"The Jewish Question" with Alexander Drouz
Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center
Sunday, January 18, 5:00pm
An opportunity to meet the star of Что? Где? Когда?and try play a game against Alexander Drouz. More information coming soon. Please RSVP.

Jewbilee
Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center
Sunday, January 25, 1:00pm - 8:00pm
The JCC's 6th annual Jewbilee day of Jewish learning. It is a full afternoon of classes, workshops, and performances for all ages. The afternoon is divided into sessions, with many classes, workshops and performances happening simultaneously during each session. You choose what you want to do. More information.
5:00pm "Тамар - история одной женщины" - занятие на русском языке.
Мы поговорим о библейской героине Тамар. В этой истории "праведники" и "блудницы" представлены в новом свете, а прав тот, кто рискует.

Weekly Torah Study in Russian
Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center
Tueday, January 6, 13, 20, 27, 10:00am
Come drink tea and enjoy learning Torah with Rabbi Ilana Baird. All ages and knowledge backgrounds are welcome.
Еженедельная группа изучения Торы с р. Иланой на русском языке. Присоединяйтесь в любой момент. Тора, чай и беседа с приятными людьми.

Russian Cafe with Elena Zusmanovich
Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center
Wednesday, February 4, 7:00pm
Price $10
“ABRACADABRA”: Евреи и магия.Продолжение лекции “Еврейская чертовщина”

Jewishnik with Yana Koifman
Private Location in Los Gatos upon RSVP
Sunday, February 15, 11:00am
Price $30
Workshop with polymer clay. We will create our own Jewish amulets, like hamsas and Star of David jewelry. Price includes materials and refreshments. Please RSVP to rabbiilana@svjcc.org


Weekly Torah Study in Russian
Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center
Tuesday, February 3, 10, 17, 24, 10:00am
Come drink tea and enjoy learning Torah with Rabbi Ilana Baird. All ages and knowledge backgrounds are welcome.
Еженедельная группа изучения Торы с р. Иланой на русском языке. 
 


Photos of Past Events:

May 4, 2014: Israel Independence Day BBQ
June 15, 2014: Hike and Learn Father's Day
August 5, 2014: Tisha B'Av


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