Programs for Russian Speakers

Russian Cafe

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.


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. 


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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