Archive for September, 2011

Favorite Books for the Holidays

Favorite Books for the Holidays

Some favorite recent, classic, go-tos and retellings… books that deal with one or more of the central themes of the holidays: repentance, reflection, accountability, forgiveness, returning to one’s core values, community and God.

SF Comedy Competition Semifinals

SF Comedy Competition Semifinals

We love to make you laugh! Last week was the second annual JCCSF hosting of the SF Comedy Competition Semifinals… and it was a blast.

How To Swaddle a Baby

How To Swaddle a Baby

Swaddling is the practice of wrapping infants snugly in a thin blanket so that movement of the limbs tightly restricted. A swaddle is thought to simulate the comfort and coziness of the womb.

The Inimitable Dr. Ruth

The Inimitable Dr. Ruth

Holocaust survivor, Haganah veteran, sociologist, sex therapist, radio star, media pioneer and author Dr. Ruth Westheimer visited the JCCSF on September 26, for a thrilling lecture and a great community get-together.