All JCCNS Events

Songs of Light: A Multi-Genre Musical Celebration of Hanukkah

Zoom

Whether celebrating “the Festival of Lights” or not, join San Francisco Bay Area instructor James Sokol to journey through an array of music – Broadway, pop, opera & more! – exploring the theme of “light” along the way.  Free, made possible by our JCC in partnership with the Osher Marin JCC (San Rafael, CA). On Zoom.

Women’s Book Club led by Bea Paul

Zoom

Bea will be discussing the following book: The Weight of Ink, by Rachel Kadish:   A work of historical fiction about women separated by centuries.and the choices and sacrifices they must make. RSVP to Sara Ewing at sewing@jccns.com for Zoom link.  

Marvelous Marrakech

Zoom

Four Mondays, December 7-28, 2-3:15pm (EST) on Zoom. Pour yourself a cup of mint tea and join Trip Leader James Sokol on our virtual trips to this magical North African country, so different from most Arab-dominant countries. Morocco has its own unique, fascinating culture – a blend of indigenous Berber, Arabian, Sub-Saharan African & European (Christian & Jewish) influences. In this first series on Morocco, join our wonderful, local guide – Nabil – for visits around his diverse, vibrant, 1000-year-old city to discover wonders that await!

Join us for the full series or for single visits - whatever works best for you! Save! Purchase "Series" or "Advance” tickets soon!

Exploring Opera: Jewish Treasures

Zoom

Three Thursdays, December 3-17, 4-5:30pm (EST) on Zoom. Join popular San Francisco Bay Area opera instructor (and Osher Marin JCC colleague) James Sokol for delightful musical journeys celebrating the careers & talents of Jewish artists whose work has graced many operatic stages; true operatic treasures!

Still Traveling: Sensational Seville

Zoom

Four Mondays, January 4-25, 2021, 2:00-3:15pm (EST) on Zoom. Would you still like to travel? Now you can without leaving your home – just stay still! Let us whisk you away for an "armchair adventure" on an interesting, educational, fun & live, guided group tour in a destination beyond your front door.

Broadway Backstage

Zoom

Four Thursdays, January 7-28, 2021, 4:00-5:30pm (EST) on Zoom. Let Osher Marin JCC Program Director & Broadway/opera instructor James Sokol sneak you in the Stage Door to go “backstage” on Broadway! Meet special guest theater professionals – who bring unique expertise, experiences & insights to the discussion – at our exclusive, live, behind-the-scenes visits.

Women’s Book Club led by Bea Paul

Zoom

Bea will be discussing the following book: Wartime Sisters by Lynda Cohen. RSVP to Sara Ewing at sewing@jccns.com for Zoom link.  

Still Traveling: Sensational Seville

Zoom

Four Mondays, January 4-25, 2021, 2:00-3:15pm (EST) on Zoom. Would you still like to travel? Now you can without leaving your home – just stay still! Let us whisk you away for an "armchair adventure" on an interesting, educational, fun & live, guided group tour in a destination beyond your front door.

American Creed film screening and community discussion

Join the JCCNS for a virtual screening of the PBS documentary “American Creed” in which former US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and Pulitzer Prize winning historian David M. Kennedy come together from remarkably different backgrounds, life experiences, and points of view to explore the idea of a unifying American creed. On Thursday, January 14 at 7:00PM the JCCNS will host a panel discussion.

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