Kesher Marin Newsletter--February 2016
 
Dear  ,

Besides all the programs for kids and families, this month offers many opportunities to step back and focus on programs for parents. And if you would like some guidance to choose a summer camp for your child, would like to talk to parents who have sent their children to a particular camp, or would like recommendations for any other programs, please feel free to contact me.

Kesher continues to provide the personal touch for families making connections to Jewish life in Marin.  Along with the monthly newsletter and our Facebook Group, Kesher connects you personally to programs and people in and around Marin that fit your interests. 
 
As always, scroll on for tons of events in and around Marin.  

Enjoy!
Deborah - Kesher Marin Community Concierge
For Babies, Toddlers & Parents (or Caregivers) 

Tue (ongoing) 
Osher Marin JCC:
JymBABIES
9:30 - 11:00 am

Mon - Fri (1 or more times/wk)
JCC San Rafael
Side by Side 
(Yad b'Yad)
9:30-11:00 am
Mon - Fri (1 or more times /wk)
JCC@ Kol Shofar:
Side by Side 
9:30-11:00 am & 11:15am-12:30 pm
Fri Jan 8-Feb 12
Osher Marin JCC:
Mommies in Motion
10:00-10:30 am 
For 0-5 Year Olds with Parents (or caregiver)


Sat Feb 6
Congregation Kol Shofar:
Family Shabbat Experience
9:30 am


Sat Feb 6
Congregation Emanu-El, SF:
JBOB: Jewish Babies of the Bay
4:00 - 5:30 pm


Sun Feb 7
Congregation Rodef Sholom:
Jr. Jews
10:15 - 11:00 am

Sun Feb 14
Contemporary
Jewish Museum: 
Heart & Soul Party
10:00 -11:30 am

Thurs Feb 18
Kesher, PJ Library & Rodef Sholom
Story & Music Time at Barnes & Noble, Corte Madera
10:30 - 11:30 am

Sat Feb 27
Congregation Emanu-El, SF:
Got Shabbat!
10:15 - 11:30 am

For Pre-Schoolers


Ongoing
Gan Israel Preschool, San Rafael:  
Preschool Tours
by appointment 

Ongoing
Osher Marin JCC, San Rafael & Tiburon: 
Preschool Tours
by appointment
For School Age Kids

now offering pick-up from school!

Tue & Thurs (ongoing)
Osher Marin JCC: 
Clubhouse J 
3:00-6:00 pm

Tue Feb 2 & 9
Chabad Jewish Center - Novato: 
Grow Jewish Kids
4:00-5:30 pm

Tues - Fri 
Feb 15-19
Osher Marin JCC: 
Ski Week Camp
9:00am - 4:00pm

Tue Feb 23
Chabad Jewish Center - Novato: 
Holiday Art Series
4:00-5:30 pm
For Tweens/Teens


Tues Feb 11
Brandeis Marin, 
San Rafael:
All About Middle School 
6:30 - 8:30 pm


Fri - Mon
Feb 12 -15
URJ Camp Newman, 
Santa Rosa:
West Coast Party Jr.
For the Whole Family


Sat Feb 6
Congregation Kol Shofar: 
Yom Kehillah Community Shabbat
9:00am -12:30 pm

Sun Feb 7, 14, 21, 28
Contemporary
Jewish Museum: 
 
Drop In Art Studio
1:00 -3:00 pm

Sun (ongoing)
Osher Marin JCC: 
Sundays at the J
10:30 am - 5:45 pm


Register Now!
Camp Tawonga: 
New session of Family Camp just added!
Thur - Sun Sept 22-25
 
For Parents


Wed Feb 3
Parents Place:  
Terrific Toddlers & 2's 
7:00 - 9:00 pm 

Fri Feb 5
Congregation
Rodef Sholom:  
DIY Jewish Home Traditions
11:00 am - 12:00 pm 

Tues Feb 9, 23, 3/1, 3/8
Congregation
Rodef Sholom:  
Parenting
Teens: Raising a Mench in 2016
6:30 - 8:30 pm 

Tues Feb 9
Parents Place:  
Choosing the Right Preschool
7:00 - 8:30 pm 


Tues Feb 16
Business Professionals,
Chabad Mill Valley:  
Loving What You Love featuring Marin Parent, Lily Kanter
7:30 - 9:00 am 

Thur Feb 25
Parents Place:  
Parenting your Spirited Child
7:00 - 9:00 pm 


Thurs Feb 25
Congregation
Rodef Sholom:  
Fostering Support for Families
7:00  - 9:00 pm 

Sun Feb 28
Parents Place:  
How to Talk to Children who are 'Wired Differently'
10:00 am- 4:30 pm 
Summer Camps--Day Camps


San Rafael, CA
Marin JCC Summer Camp
Osher Marin JCC:
Pre-K - 10th grade

West Berkeley
Urban Adamah Farm Camp
Pre-K-5th grade

Summer Camps--Overnight Camps


Any Overnight Camp, USA
One Happy Camper Scholarships
JCF:
2nd -12th grade

West Marin
Camp Be'Chol Lashon @
Walker Creek
3rd grade & up


Yosemite, CA
Camp Tawonga
(JCCA)
2nd - 10th grade & family camps


Santa Rosa, CA
URJ Camp Newman
(Reform)
3rd - 12th grade


Watsonville, CA
Camp Ramah Nor Cal
(Conservative)
3rd - 9th grade & family camp

Ojai, CA
Camp Ramah
(Conservative)
3rd - 10th grade & family camp

Big Bear, CA
Camp Gilboa
(Habonim--Zionist)
3rd - 12th grade

Atherton, CA
JCC Maccabi Sports Camp
(JCC)
4th- 11th grade

Beaverton, OR
BB Camp
(B'nai Brith, JCC)
2nd - 11th grade

Waupaca, WI
Young Judea
(Zionist)
2nd- 9th grade

Steamboat, CO
Camp Inc.
(JCC)
6th - 12th grade

Los Angeles, CA Greensboro, NC
URJ Six Points Sports Acadamy
(Reform) 
4th - 11th grade
For more information on events and programs, contact Deborah Burg-Schnirman: 415-529-3240, keshermarin@jewishlearningworks.org
 
 

 



 

 
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