Havurot means "Friendship Groups."
Because Kol Hadash has members from such a wide area, Havurot are excellent ways to get to know members from your neck of the woods.
Berkeley/Albany/El Cerrito Havurah
The Berkely/Albany/El Cerrito Haavurah (...and neighboring vicinities) meets monthly on the 2nd Wednesday evening of the month for friendship, schmoozing, and potluck desserts.
Oakland/Piedmont/Hayward Havurah meets monthly on the 3rd Saturday afternoon in a member’s home, to get to know each other better through conversation on personal and current topics, and various activities, such as visiting the Oakland Museum, play reading, and parties.