Passover Outreach

Friendship Circle is sponsoring several Passover Seders in collaboration with local residential facilities and community centers throughout Sonoma County. This year, Passover begins at sundown on Monday, April 10th and is observed through Tuesday, April 18th.

Where: Program locations and times will be listed. Each location has room for a few outside guests, and we would love for you to join!

Reservation: Please contact Carol to RSVP unless otherwise noted: (707) 528-1182 or

Getting There: Rides may be available upon request one week prior to the one date of the Seder.


Schedule of Passover Seders

Vineyard Commons Passover Seder
Tuesday, April 11th 4:00 pm, Dinner at 5 pm
Address: 3585 Round Barn Blvd in Santa Rosa
Leaders: Judith Helman, Larry Scharf, Ray Kaplan, and Jalena Mays
RSVP to Lauren Gazikas 707-987-6107,


Healdsburg Senior Living Passover Seder
Wednesday, April 12th at 2:00 pm
Address: 725 Grove St. in Healdsburg
Leaders: Jalena Mays & Terry Bloom
RSVP to Julia Agee 578-8400, or 395-2314


Vintage Brush Creek Passover Seder
Wednesday, April 12th at 3:30 pm, dinner will follow
: 4225 Wayvern Dr, in Santa Rosa

Leader: Norman Eisley
RSVP to Mark Johnson, 538-2590


Brookdale Paulin Creek Passover Seder
Wednesday, April 12th at 4 pm, Dinner at 5 pm
Address: 2375 Range Ave in Santa Rosa
Leader: Judith Helman
RSVP to Alice Ugarte 575-3722,

Oakmont Gardens Passover Seder
Wednesday, April 12th at 5:00 pm
: 301 White Oak Dr in Santa Rosa
Leader: Jerry Newman
RSVP to Carol: 707-528-1182,

Brookdale in Rohnert Park Passover Seder
Thursday, April 13th at 3:00 pm
Address: 4855 Snyder Ln, Rohnert Park, CA 94928
Phone: (707) 556-2668
Leaders: Elizabeth Van Nuys and Harry Wolf
RSVP to Brookdale (707) 556-2668

Brookdale Chanate Passover Seder
Thursday, April 13th at 4:00 pm
Address: 3250 Chanate Rd in Santa Rosa
Leader: Judith Helman
RSVP to Maggie Blanchard: 575-7503, 


Brookdale Place
Thursday, April 13 Seder at 4:00 pm, Dinner at 5 pm

Address: 3585 Round Barn Blvd in Santa Rosa
Leader: Judith Helman

RSVP to Maggie Blanchard: 575-7503;

Sebastopol Seder Cancelled, apologies to our community 
Sebastopol Senior Center Community Passover Seder
Thursday, April 13th from 4:00 – 6:00 pm
Come to the Sebastopol Area Senior Center co-sponsored by the Jewish Community Center's Friendship Circle. The ceremony will be led by Jeff Diamond and the event will be catered by Meekk and Bryan from the Sonoma Wine Shop/La Bodega Kitchen
Sebastopol Area Senior Center, 167 N High St, Sebastopol

Cost: $35 per person for Wisdom Counts Members and JCC Friendship Circle Members and $40 for Associate Members.
Leader: Jeff Diamond
RSVP: Make reservations at the Senior Center by April 11 at 829-2440 or online at


Russian River Jewish Community at the Monte Rio Community Center Passover Seder
Thursday, April 13th at 5:00 pm

Live Klezmer Music by Jubilee Klezmer Ensemble, Seder and a Potluck Feast.
: 20488 Highway 116 in Monte Rio

Suggested Donation: $12 RRSC Members, $18 Guests (children  < 12 are ½ price)
RSVP to Natasha Perhson 707-632-5545


Spring Lake Village Passover Seder
Friday, April 14th at 4:00 pm, Dinner and Music
: 5555 Montgomery Dr, in Santa Rosa
Cost: $22 per person
Leader: Rabbi Meredith Cahn

RSVP to Rev. Jacquie Robb: Chaplain, 537-4300,



These Passover community outreach programs are made possible by the generous support of the Jewish Community Federation of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties