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A full list of one-time and recurring events is in the Community Calendar.

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THE HOLOCAUST AND JAPANESE AMERICAN CONNECTIONS: HOW COULD CONCENTRATION CAMPS HAPPEN?
How does a society allow the mass incarceration of its own people? Lectures presented by Dee Simon, Executive Director of the Holocaust Center for Humanity; Prof. Lorraine Bannai, Seattle University School of Law, and Dr. Tetsuden Kashima, Professor Emeritus of American Ethnic Studies, University of Washington.
February 18, 1 pm - 3 pm, UW Kane Hall 120
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ARGENTINIAN JEWRY WITH CANTOR VICTOR GEIGNER
Learn about Jewish history in Argentina, the impacts of the economic crisis on the Jewish community there, and the personal story of a cantor who joins us in Seattle after an interesting Latin American journey.
February 21, 10:30 am - Noon,
Temple Beth Am

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WINE TASTING: GRAPES OF PORTUGAL AND SPAIN
Learn about the grapes of Portugal and lesser known regions of Spain, with world-class sommelier Orr Reches, a Tel Aviv native. Wine generously supplied by Ole Imports.
February 25, 7:30 pm, Stroum Jewish Community Center
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COMMUNITY SECURITY TRAINING
Learn from law enforcement and security professionals about suspicious behavior, active shooter awareness, IED awareness, and the latest statistical trends. RSVP required to attend.
March 9, 10 am - 3 pm, Temple De Hirsch Sinai, Seattle campus
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FEDERATION SPEAKER SERIES: JUDAISM IS NOT JUST A RELIGION
Avraham Infeld, President Emeritus of Hillel International, has invested a lifetime in building Jewish identity and strengthening the State of Israel. He brings an insightful and humor perspective to Jewish identity and the mission of the Jewish people.
March 23, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm, Seattle Central Library, Microsoft Auditorium
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