Community Building

New Member Shabbat

New Member Shabbat
Friday, February 1 | 5:45 pm Pre-oneg, 6:15 pm Services, 7:30 pm Shulchan Shabbat, 8:30 pm Shabbat Unplugged
There are no strangers here, only friends you haven't met. Come see what first Fridays are like at Rodef Sholom!

Civic Engagement Shabbat

Civic Engagement Shabbat with Rabbi Julie Saxe-Taller
Friday, October 5, 6:15 pm
This fall, Congregation Rodef Sholom will join with Reform synagogues across the country in RAC's (Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism) Civic Engagement Campaign. Hear more about the exciting initiative of voter engagement and its connection to Jewish values from Rabbi Saxe-Taller.

Tashlich Hike

Tashlich Hike
Tuesday, September 11, 4:00 pm
Our Tashlich hike, led by beloved star of the Jewish music world, Dan Nichols, takes place on the second day of Rosh Hashanah. Tashlich is the ritual where we symbolically cast our "sins" into the water (we use bird-friendly oats or rice) and talk about how we can better ourselves in the new year. Meet in Tenneesee Valley parking lot in Mill Valley at 4:00 pm.

Sukkot Shabbat & Potluck Dinner

Venetia Valley School Partnership Sukkot Shabbat & Potluck
with Principal Juan Rodriguez
Friday, September 28, 6:15 pm Services | 7:30 pm Potluck dinner in the sukkah
We invite our friends at Venetia Valley School to share in the joy of Sukkot with us and celebrate the value of partnership and community engagement.

Pride Shabbat

Friday, June 7
Pride Shabbat 
5:45 pm Pre-oneg, 6:15 pm Shabbat service

Join us for our annual Pride Shabbat service to kick off Pride month here in the Bay Area. Services will include liturgical additions, musical celebration, and special readings for Pride.

2nd Night Seder

Starts at 4:00 pm* in the Social Hall
The second night seder is one of our most treasured evenings of the year. Join Rabbi Elana Rosen-Brown, Cantor David Margules and many of our own Rodef Sholom musicians as they host a beautiful, meaningful and musical seder. Space is limited - RSVP by Monday, March 19 to Molly at [email protected], and please indicate how you'd like to pay.

WRS Trivia Night

Doors open at 7:00 pm | Trivia starts at 7:30 pm

Featuring great questions, music and visuals! Your entry includes:
  • One drink & delicious sweet/savory treats
  • Door and raffle prize opportunities
  • 50/50 drawing (winner keeps half)
  • Silent auction with terrific items you won't want to miss

Bring your own team (10 per table) or join one.

Shulchan Shabbat Dinner

Shulchan Shabbat Dinner in the JCC Hoytt Theater
Pull up a chair after services and enjoy a meal and a glass of wine with the community! Although our first Friday congregation-wide dinner is free of charge, you do need to RSVP by close of business on the Monday preceding the dinner.

Sing for Camp Newman with Dan Nichols and Friends

Join us in song as we celebrate the Camp Newman community and show our #newmanstrong pride. Led by Dan Nichols, we iwll come together to sing, dance, and support one another as we look forward to an incredible Camp Newman summer.

If you wish to aid Camp Newman in their efforts to rebuild after their buildings were destroyed by the recent Northern California fires, visit their donation page here.


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