Community Happenings

Help with Covid-19 Vaccinations

The Healthier Kids Foundation is assisting community members 65 years old and older and others currently eligible to make vaccination appointments. Please share the attached flyers with friends and family. English   Spanish

Staff is prepared to help eligible Santa Clara County residents register for their vaccinations, and they will answer the phone line in English, Spanish, and Vietnamese. Staff will send the registrant a text message reminder for their appointment date/time and what to bring. Staff will also follow up with any registrant that needs assistance rescheduling an appointment. They will explain locations, eligibility and answer any questions based on the County FAQ list. The toll-free line 1-833-560-0560 will be covered from 8 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday. Do You Need Help Getting the COVID-19 Vaccination?

Yom Ha’Atzmaut 2021 (Zoom)

Wednesday, April 14,  5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
A national celebration of Israel’s Independence Day supporting IsraAid!
The event will include renowned Jewish musician, Craig Taubman and live performances from Israeli artists; prayers from our liturgy led by clergy across the nation; “passing the torch to bring in Yom Ha’Atzmaut” and much more. Do you have a story to share? One that is either directly about an experience in Israel or one that connects to Israel’s resilience or innovation – how has Israel’s story inspired you? Register Now

Burning Down the House: Virtual Open Mic

Tuesday, April 27, 8:00 – 9:30 p.m.
Join us for a special Lag B’Omer open mic night! Spark up your campfires, grab a hot cocoa, set out the s’mores, meet some old and new friends and prepare to enjoy because these performers are on fire! Host: Rachel Berman, a comedian, dancer, mom and baker, not necessarily in order of importance. The event is co-sponsored by Congregation Beth David and Jewish Silicon Valley, and supported, in part, by a grant from the Town of Los Gatos. The first 30 registrants will be able to pick up a “Campfire goodie bag” from the JCC before the event!
Performers register
Spectators register


The Silicon Valley Jewish Film Festival
May 19 to June 2

This will be another exciting virtual event that will allow you to enjoy up to 30 movies—for 30 years—in comfort, from your home. We’ll also once again be offering many post-movie Interviews and Zoom discussions with actors, directors and others. More info