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Jewish Time Travel: An 1800s Saturday Night

November 14, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Jewish Time Travel EventCongregation Beth David along with Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley, Addison-Penzak JCC of Silicon Valley, and Yavneh Day School team with History San Jose to present a step back in time – Jewish Time Travel: An 1800s Saturday Night. The one-night only event takes place on Saturday, November 14th from 7:00 – 9:30pm.

Experience Jewish life in the 1800s at History Park; a 14-acre site featuring homes, businesses and landmarks that highlight Santa Clara Valley’s past.

“Jews have a long and integrated history in Santa Clara Valley,” said Rabbi Leslie Alexander, Rabbi of Community Engagement and Outreach for Congregation Beth David. “We are excited to team with History San Jose and invite all community members to this special evening of fun and history.”

Attendees are encouraged to come in period costume. Activities for all ages include: Havdalah under the light tower, music and dancing in the town square, teen saloon experience, historic movies, panning for gold, the art of 1800s Tallit (Jewish prayer shawl) making; 1800s Kippah (Jewish head covering) crocheting, and more! Visit for more information.

Cost: Adults $15, Youth $7; under 3 Free


November 14, 2015
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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History Park
635 Phelan Avenue
San Jose, CA 95112 United States