When: Sun., July 25, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. 2010
Used in Sabbath meals and holiday repasts, the egg bread known as challah is a Jewish staple. At Jewish Gateways (409 Liberty St., El Cerrito) on Sunday, July 25, Rabbi Bridget Wynne and early-childhood specialist Mimi Greisman lead a gathering in which parents and children up to age five can make and bake decorated challahs together while learning Shabbat stories and songs -- with puppets. 10:30 a.m., free. JewishGateways.org
Price: Free for first-timers.