Jewish Cultural Festival - Simcha Sunday 2015



Sunday, April 26, 2015 from 12 - 4 pm

Santa Rosa Veterans Memorial Building, 1351 Maple Avenue, Santa Rosa

Join us for a day of COMMUNITY, celebrating all things Jewish in Sonoma County.

Admission is FREE!

Community Resources * Lots of activities for the kids * Delicious food * Artists *

Judaica to purchase * Live Entertainment * Free Door Prizes *

 Free Ice Cream 



Bruce Bierman, Jewish dance maven

Stephanie Ozer, pianist

Hubbub Club, Jeff Diamond

Jewish Folk Chorus, Gail Rubman & members

Temporary Fixations Body Art, face painting by Jennifer Hayes

Mama Loshn,:

Gale Kissin, Vocals, Suzanne Shanbaum, Guitar, Rhonda Findling, Percussion, Mike Margulis, trumpet 

Daniel Rosenthal, Magic, Kid’s Zone

Chris Harmon, Circus, Kid’s Zone

Noon-12:30         Welcoming Music: Stephanie Ozer, solo piano

12:35-1:05            Mama Loshn - 1st set w/ Bruce Bierman

1:10-1:40               Westside Story sing-along w/ Janine Bamberger &  Jalena Mays w/ John Maas, accompanist

1:45-2:15               Hubbub Club, Jeff Diamond and club                                                                                   

2:20-2:40               Dance Workshop w/ Bruce Bierman                                

2:45-3:15                Mama Loshn - 2nd set w/ Bruce Bierman                                                                                          

3:20-3:45               Jewish Folk Chorus, Gail Rubman & members              

3:45-4:00                Drums - Circle and Jam

Kids’ Zone - Dining Room 

12:00-4:00       Magic with Daniel Rosenthal, Circus Acts by Chris Harmon, activity tables by CBA Nursery School, PJ Library, and a big Bouncy House.


Community Resources 

Alliance for the Study of the Holocaust and Genocide

B'nai Israel Jewish Center       

B’nai Israel Sisterhood/Gift Shop       

Chabad Jewish Center

Chevra Kadisha, Sonoma County       

Community School for Jewish Learning

Congregation Beth Ami          

Congregation Ner Shalom

Congregation Shir Shalom

Congregation Shomrei Torah

Friends of Israel Defense Forces                    

Hillel of Sonoma County

Jewish Family & Children’s Services

Petaluma Chapter of Hadassah           

PJ Library: Jewish Bedtime Stories & Songs   

Remember Us: The Holocaust B’nai Mitzvah Project

Volunteers for Israel



Art, Judaica & Gifts

Aimee Golant - Metal Art & Judaica

Anne’s Creations, Anne Brisgel

One of a Kind Pottery, Camille S. Hoffman

Kaufman Ink/Tuba Loons, Carol Kaufman

Fair Trade Judaica, Ilana Schatz

Ceramic Judaica, Leslie Gattmann

Stacey Alysa Fused Glass and Gemstone, Stacey Dennick

From Nightmare to Freedom-Healing, Dennis Judd



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