Reboot Hanukkah Pop-Up Shop

Event has passed (Wed Nov 28, 2018 - Fri Dec 7, 2018)
Reboot Hanukkah Pop-Up Shop
Shop open 10am - 4:30pm
Class / Workshop, Family & Children, Religion / Spiritual, Shopping


Reboot Hanukkah Pop-Up Shop
Nov. 28-Dec. 5, 2018
214 Church St., San Francisco
Open 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. with longer hours during events

Join us for our 3rd Annual Hanukkah Pop-Up Shop in San Francisco! It's a curated gift shop and community space featuring collectibles, specialty items and creative gatherings designed to inspire anyone interested in Jewish life.

The Hanukkah Pop Up will be open daily at 10 a.m. with special events throughout the week, including:

* “The Hanukkah Ornament”, young adult cocktail party co-sponsored with Congregation Sha’ar Zahav
* MahJongg Drop-in Play & Tea Party with Sara Linden Levy’s Mahj Club
* “Warrior Training” movement and meditation with Sarah Waxman of At The Well and special smoothies with Bright Bean Health.
* Light it Up: Olive Oil tasting with Congregation Sherith Israel
* Family Hanukkah Party with music, crafts and Hanukkah-themed snacks
* Castro Menorah Lighting After Party with Congregation Sha’ar Zahav and crafts with Limmud Bay Area
* Gelty Pleasures: The alternative Christmas party sing-along around a piano with Sharky Laguana
* Reading nook with PJ Library
* Ongoing children's crafts and activities.
* Give Light project engagement
* With special Hanukkah cocktail, “Geltini” at select events.

We are adding events quickly so stay tuned to for programming updates.

With appreciation to the Lisa and Douglas Goldman Fund, Alexander M. & June L. Maisin Foundation, Jim Joseph Foundation, Gaia Fund & the Holdstein Family Fund for supporting Reboot and the Reboot Shop Hanukkah Pop-Up.

Detailed Schedule

Wednesday, November 28:
• Shop open 10 a.m.- 6 p.m.

Thursday, November 29:
• Shop open 10 a.m.- 6 p.m.

Friday, November 30:
Shop open 10 a.m. - 11 p.m.
• 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. MahJongg Drop-in Play & Tea Party with Sara Linden Levy’s Mahj Club. Free tickets here.

• 8 p.m. “The Hanukkah Ornament” young adult cocktail party co-presented by Congregation Sha’ar Zahav and Reboot. Our “Hanukkah Ornament” conversation acknowledges the competition between Hanukkah and Christmas. We will explore what it means for Jews to maintain our particularity within a larger Christian culture and have a Menorah “ornament” craft activity while we sip our speciality cocktail, "The Geltini." Free tickets here.

Saturday, December 1:
Shop open 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.

• 8:30 a.m. - 10 a.m. “Warrior Training” with Sarah Waxman of At The Well. Movement and meditation topped off with special smoothies by Stefanie Adler of Bright Bean Health. $10 Tickets here or at the door.

We'll read the story of Judith on Hanukkah, the story of a brave, fearless, and powerful Bada** biblical babe. Few may know her story, but any woman looking to empower her life will resonate deeply with what Judith is known for. Spend a special Shabbat morning moving our bodies, and recounting the story. We will learn and embody all this power. You'll leave stronger and taller, and have a wonderful way to kick off the holiday of lights!

• 6 p.m. - 7 p.m. Light it Up: Olive Oil Tasting for young adults with Sherith Israel and Reboot. Traditional menorahs use olive oil with wicks instead of candles. Join us for a teaching and tasting with Sherith Israel Rabbi Jessica Zimmerman Graf. Free tickets here.

Sunday, December 2:
Shop open 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

• Hanukkah crafts and activities all day.

• 2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Family Hanukkah party with music, crafts, hanukkah-themed treats and menorah “lighting” with Jessica Zimmerman Graf of Congregation Sherith Israel. Make light stick menorahs, Matzo Ball Soup play foods, and Hanukkah ornaments and fill your own donut holes with pudding and jam! Free tickets here.

Monday, December 3:
Shop open 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Tuesday, December 4:
Shop open 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

• 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Gelty Pleasures: The alternative Christmas party, a sing-along around a piano with Hanukkah songs and the famous Christmas songs by Jewish writers/singers. Songs at 7 p.m., led by Sharky Laguana. Free tickets here.

Wednesday, December 5:
Shop open 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.

• 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Castro Menorah Lighting After Party with Congregation Sha’ar Zahav and free bookbinding and eco-gift wrapping workshops from Limmud Bay Area. Wine and snacks and all-ages free Hanukkah activities. 7 p.m. - 8 p.m. Hands-on book-binding workshop, 8-8:30 p.m. Workshop on ecological gift-wrapping, creative ideas to make beautiful gift wrapping without commercial wrapping paper. Free tickets here.

December 6
Shop open 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

December 7:
Shop open 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

We'll be adding more events and information as we get closer. So keep your eyes open or go to our website to learn more!


  1. Reboot Hanukkah Pop-Up Shop

    214 Church St., San Francisco, CA 94110, San Francisco, CA