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ArtBash Live: Passover

Art-making kit pickup: Thursday, Mar 18, 2021 | 2–5pm; ArtBash Live: Sunday, Mar 21, 2021 | 4–5pm

ADMISSION: This online event is free; limit one art-making kit per person.

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2021-03-21 16:30:00 UTC2021-03-21 23:00:00 UTC America/Los_AngelesThe CJM - 736 Mission St, San Francisco, CAArtBash Live: PassoverJoin the art-making festivities at The CJM's ArtBash Live inspired by Passover! Drop by one of several Bay Area locations to pick up a FREE art kit filled with all the supplies you’ll need. Then, gather with us on Zoom to celebrate bookmaking and intergenerational storytelling through hands-on art projects. Passover centers on the dramatic and symbolic retelling of an ancient story, and we can’t wait to create new stories with you through inventive projects filled with journeys, characters, and lots of surprises!

Join the art-making festivities at The CJM's ArtBash Live inspired by Passover! Drop by one of several Bay Area locations to pick up a FREE art kit filled with all the supplies you’ll need. Then, gather with us on Zoom to celebrate bookmaking and intergenerational storytelling through hands-on art projects. Passover centers on the dramatic and symbolic retelling of an ancient story, and we can’t wait to create new stories with you through inventive projects filled with journeys, characters, and lots of surprises!

Tell a friend! People of all ages and backgrounds are invited to join in the fun and make art with us. Register today to reserve your free art-making kit, and choose your pickup location. Then, tune in live via Zoom on March 21 to create and celebrate with us.

Can't make it to the live event?

Don't worry—you can still join in the fun by visiting our Explore page and watching the recorded session starting on March 26.

How to attend

This online program is free, and advanced registration is required. Please register via the link below. During registration, you will also be asked how many art-making kits you would like to reserve, and which location you will pick up from.

Accessibility

The CJM strives to provide a welcoming and accessible environment to all who attend our digital programming and online content. Live ASL interpretation will be included for this program. If you will be utilizing the live interpretation, please contact access@thecjm.org to let us know, or for any other questions or requests.

Schedule of events

Art-making kit pickup: Thursday, March 18 | 2–5pm

Art-making kits containing project supplies can be picked up at your choice of several locations throughout the Bay Area (Berkeley, San Francisco, San Rafael, Lafayette, and Foster City). CJM staff will facilitate a safe and physically distanced pick up. Please reserve one kit per person; art-making kits are available while supplies last.

Pickup Locations:

Beth Sholom, 301 14th Ave, San Francisco, 2–5pm

Netivot Sholom, 1316 University Ave, Berkeley, CA 94702, 2–5pm

Contra Costa Jewish Day School, 955 Risa Rd, Lafayette, 2:30–4:30pm

JCC Marin, 200 N San Pedro Rd, San Rafael, CA 94903, 2–5pm

Peninsula JCC, 800 Foster City Blvd, Foster City, 2–5pm

Artbash Live: Sunday, March 21 | 4–5pm

Tune in via Zoom on Sunday, March 21 at 4pm with your art-making kit supplies for a live, guided art-making session. The virtual session will also be recorded and posted on our Explore page by March 26.

The Ezra Jack Keats Bookmaking project

The CJM, the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation (EJK Foundation), the San Francisco Public Library (SFPL), and the San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD) are pleased to present student work from the 2021 Ezra Jack Keats Bookmaking Project at The CJM’s ArtBash Live: Passover. While this year’s program was quite different, we are excited to share and celebrate a selection of student-made books. School librarians, teachers, or students who are interested in participating are asked to email schools@thecjm.org. Remember to post your student-made books on social media with the hashtag #EJKBookSF2021!

Community Partners

The CJM extends our gratitude to our community partners: 

Brandeis School of San Francisco
Brandeis Marin
Congregation Beth Sholom
Congregation Kol Shofar
Contra Costa Jewish Day School
East Bay JCC
JCC San Francisco
Netivot Shalom
Osher Marin JCC
Peninsula JCC
PJ Library Bay Area
San Francisco Public Library
San Francisco Unified School District
San Francisco SPCA's Puppy Dog Tales
Temple Beth Abraham
Wornick Jewish Day School

supporters

Family Programs are made possible by major support from Bank of America. Additional support is provided by Blick Art Materials.