Simchat Torah

5:30 pm Adult learning | 6:00 pm Pizza dinner* | 6:30 pm Services, dancing, and blessing of the children
Come early and enlighten your eyes with a little Torah, then celebrate with dancing! After taking all the chairs out of our sanctuary to create a huge dance floor, our very own Rodef Sholom musicians will provide racuous and energetic music for dancing with our Torahs. This joyous holiday is one of the highlights of the Jewish calendar. We invite all families to bring your children and receive a special blessing.

Elul Sermon Series

Elul Sermon Series
How does one prepare their soul for the High Holy Days? You could start by attending our Elul series. Come pray, learn, and meditate with your clergy. Let the sabbath permeate your being as you draw closer to the Yamim Noraim/Days of Awe.
August 17, 7:30 pm - Rabbi Elana Rosen-Brown
August 24, 6:15 pm - Cantor David Margules

S'lichot Program & Service

7:30 pm program | 9:00 pm service
Guest cantor Rita  Glassman will join Cantor David Margules to sing songs of renewal and new beginnings composed by Cantor Rita at this special musical program. S'lichot continues as we change the Torah mantels, make Havdallah, and hear the sound of the shofar. As a great teacher once taught us, t'shuvah can happen in an instant. May we make the journey together in peace and good health for 5779.

Tikkun Leil Shavuot at Kol Shofar

Celebrate the Festival of Shavuot!
Saturday, May 19, Congregation Kol Shofar (215 Blackfield Drive in Tiburon)

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

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.

TEDX Marin Salon at Dominican Uni in San Rafael

Extending Our Human Healthspans
Thursday, May 10, 7:00 pm
Angelico Hall/Dominican University in San Rafael
Advances in medicine and lifestyle research promise to dramatically increase our "healthy" longevity. Some suggest that babies born today may even live for 150 years. As we prepare to shift into a society increasingly of age, we must begin to think in terms of extending our healthspans.

REAL Serenity Shabbat

Friday, April 27, 6:15 pm

Please join us for REAL Shabbat, the kick-off for our month-long celebration Mental Health Awareness Month - this year focusing on Serenity Shabbat. Serenity Shabbat is a celebration of recovery, incorporating creative and original music, personal stories, as well as the spiritual wisdom of the 12-step programs and the Jewish tradition.


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.

Jr. Jews Purim Party

Jr. Jews Costume Party (for kids ages 0 - 6)
4:30 pm in the Sanctuary
Bring your little ones (babies through first graders) in their costumes, whether they be Esther or Eliza, and come join us for songs and silliness and hamentaschen. 

REAL Speaker Series: The Middle Place

The Middle Place with Kelly Corrigan

At some time in our lives, we will all be impacted by the illness or aging of someone close to us. Through her poignant personal story of caring for her father through three bouts of cancer, her own fight with Stage III breast cancer, and her daughter's meningitis, Corrigan will share about the experience of living in what she has described as the Middle Place, "that sliver of time when parenthood and childhood overlap."

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.


Subscribe to RSS - Featured