Based on the San Mateo Coastside and serving the entire San Francisco Bay Area, the mission of Coastside Jewish Community is to provide and sustain a community for Jews and their loved ones who are seeking a place for unique yet traditional Jewish spiritual and cultural expression. We strive to be inclusive and welcoming, and to embrace the diversity of people from a wide range of Jewish backgrounds. Our liturgy, music and ritual practice draw deeply from Judaism’s rich spiritual heritage, while infusing tradition with new meaning. We are a proud member of the Bay Area Coalition of Welcoming Congregations , dedicated to creating a safe, inclusive environment for individuals and families who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and heterosexual.

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Communications, Featured

"High Holy Days & High Tea"
Teach-In with Rabbi Jane Sunday, August 30, 2 pm      Location:  Cathy Hauer's home in El Granada We'll be discussing everything "traditional and proper" and also "innovative and irreverent" as we prepare for the High Holy Days by sharing tea and crumpets (or maybe just sandwiches). Each person will have the opportunity ...



"August 17 Update"
Our email newsletter, or "Update", is published every other Monday, and includes information about upcoming events, who’s who around CJC, messages from our board of directors and Rabbi Jane, and other information we hope you find useful and interesting. To see the August 17 Update, Click Here Past Updates are available using the ...