Fair warning: this blurb will probably make you hungry. Now that we’ve got that out of the way, can we talk about the upcoming 40th anniversary of the Congregation Beth Shalom’s Jewish Food Faire? Going down on Sunday, Sept. 10, this family-friendly community gathering features dishes like freshly hand-sliced corned beef and pastrami sandwiches, chopped liver, bagels and lox, latkes, falafel, cabbage rolls, noodle kugel, matzo ball soup, blintzes, macaroons and so much more. The event will also feature live music and entertainment all day long, plus vendors, arts and crafts, kids activities, ample opportunities for community connections and much more. Runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Congregation Beth Shalom, located at 4746 El Camino Ave. in Carmichael. Fore more info and to pre-order many of your favorite dishes, visit Jewishfoodfaire.com.