This beautiful booklet tells the historical roots of Tu Bishvat and Judaism's long-standing sacred connection to trees. You will also find suggestions for activities for young children and ideas for hosting a Tu Bishvat seder.
InterfaithFamily and the Workmen's Circle are celebrating Tu B'Shevat, the Jewish New Year for the trees, and you're invited!
Join us for a FREE afternoon filled with food, music, art projects and social justice.
A great way for Jewish professionals and volunteers who work with and provide programming for people in interfaith relationships to locate resources and trainings to build more welcome into their Jewish communities; connect with and learn from each other; and publicize and enhance their programs and services.
American Mah Jongg Open Play | 1–4pm
Also known as the third annual Mahjukkah, spend a fun afternoon playing Mah Jongg, connecting with players, and learning tips and tricks from Mahj Maven Sara Linden.
Drop-In Art-Making | 1–3pm
Hanukkah Card Workshop “Color and Light”: Create your own Frog and Toad inspired Hanukkah cards by combining transparent collage materials, watercolor paints, and unique stamps.
Olive Oil Tasting | 2–4pm
Sample a modern miracle of oil. Locally grown and pressed by Stonehouse Olive Oil who will be on hand for a tasting of their delicious award-winning olive oils.
Break/Tradition | 3–5pm
Participate in making a crowd-sourced version of the song “Tradition” from Fiddler on the Roof (celebrating its fiftieth anniversary). The CJM supplies the lyrics, the music, and a few props to get you in the mood. Then, acclaimed vocalist Ronit Wideman Levy will provide some beforehand vocal coaching to help you hit those tricky notes. In conjunction with Fiddler at 50, a Bay Area wide celebration of Fiddler on the Roof’s fiftieth anniversary. For more information about how to submit your own “Tradition” video, visit: http://www.3200stories.org/blog/post/break-tradition-with-us.
December 01 2013
1:00pm - 5:00 PM
All day’s events free with Museum admission. Youth 18 and under always free.