Meet in the conference room to discuss The Secrets Between Us by Thrity Umrigar.
Lifelong learning designed for adults
Meet in the conference room to discuss Educated by Tara Westover.
Meet in the conference room to discuss The Mapmaker’s Daughter by Laurel Corona.
Meet in the conference room to discuss Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson.
Meet in the conference room to discuss Blessing by Anna Quindlen.
Meetin the conference room to discuss The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris.
Led by congregant Susan Barnes, this hands-on learning experience is a wonderful opportunity for those who are curious about Tahara, the holy Jewish ritual of washing and preparing the body for burial. RSVP to Moji at [email protected].
Remembering Feng Shan Ho, the "Chinese Schindler": The Untold Story of a Hero of the Holocaust
In 1938-39, Dr. Feng Shan Ho, a Chinese diplomat posted in Vienna, saved thousands of Austrian Jews from the peril of Nazi Germany by issuing visas for them to travel to Shanghai.
Beginning July 2019, the Third Wednesday of the month | 11:30 am in the Social Hall
Senior Luncheons take place on the fourth Wednesday of each month, and are led by members of the clergy and/or special guest speakers.
Wednesday, December 19, 11:30 am, Social Hall
Hosted by Rabbi Lara Regev and featuring guest speaker Gary Novack, pharmacologist and Rodef Sholom congregant. Senior Luncheons take place on the fourth Wednesday of each month (with the exception of December 2018, when lunch will take place on the third Wednesday of the month), and are co-sponsored by the Women of Rodef Sholom.
Taught by Rabbis Stacy Friedman and Lara Regev
4 Wednesday Nights during Midrasha (6:15-7:45 pm), held in Rabbi Stacy's study
October 3 & 17, November 7 & 28
7:45 pm: Panel Discussion - Standing Again at Sinai: How Women's Voices Have Shaped Rabbinic Tradition, moderated by Rabbi Steinberg with Rabbis Leider, Levy and Rosen-Brown
8:45 pm: Shavuot service and Havdalah, led by Rabbis LEdier and Levy, honoring Kol Shofar teens
Aging with Dignity with Dr. Jay Luxenberg
Wednesday, May 16, 11:30 am, Social Hall
Our final speaker in our REAL Conversation Speaker series, Rodef Sholom congregant Dr. Jay Luxenberg, will speak to seniors about maintaining mental and physical wellness as we age. Jay Luxenberg is an internist and geriatrician who has practiced in San Francisco for almost 40 years. He has served as Chief Medical Officer at On Lok since 2011. He is Clinical Professor, School of Medicine at UC San Francisco, and also teaches at UC Berkeley and Stanford.