San Francisco Bay Area

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LAURA RUMPF

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Looking for a welcoming and open community for your interfaith family?

Looking for a rabbi to marry you?

Trying to navigate the crazy world of parenting?

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From lifecycle events to the everyday journey of being in an interfaith family, we can help you explore Judaism in the way that works best for you and your family.

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Attn: Laura Rumpf
Bay Area, CA


Upcoming events

Tri-Valley Cultural Jews Rosh Hashanah

September 29, 4:30PM

Join Tri-Valley Cultural Jews for Rosh Hashanah, the start of the Jewish New Year. We will start with Tashlich (4:30pm), a walk to the nearby creek to symbolically wash away our misdeeds of the past year. Then we will have a potluck dinner (5:30pm) followed by a secular humanistic Rosh Hashanah observance (7:00-8:00pm). This is […]

Tri-Valley Cultural Jews Yom Kippur

October 8, 7:00PM

Join Tri-Valley Cultural Jews for a secular, humanistic observance of Yom Kippur. Our Kol Nidre service will be a program of readings in English, with discussion and music. It is a child friendly, but not child-centered, event. To RSVP and for more information: (925) 485-1049

Tri-Valley Cultural Jews Sukkot

October 13, 10:30AM

Please join us for our annual Sukkot celebration. We will build a sukkah and enjoy a potluck brunch to celebrate our harvest holiday. We will have activities for children and adults. Please bring a dish to share (we have members with allergies, so please label ingredients), a branch for the roof of the sukkah, and […]

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Connect to more resources

Getting Married? Planning an interfaith wedding?

Interfaith marriages bring up many complicated issues, but you’ve come to the right place to find answers. Visit InterfaithFamily’s wedding resource page.

 

Looking for a guide to Jewish life?

Here are some basic cheat sheets on Jewish holidaysfood and greetings. Plus read some of our latest dual-faith and multi-traditional parenting adventures.