News & Events
The Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle (the Federation) works on behalf of all Jews and all Jewish organizations in Washington state to ensure a vibrant Jewish community locally, in Israel and worldwide.
The theater of Hila and Ifat presents "Purim Carnival," a 45-minute Purim show suitable for children ages 3 to 10, but fun for people of all ages.
The show will be held Saturday, March 7, 2015, beginning 11:30 am, at Interlake High School, 16245 NE 24th St., Bellevue.» Read More
SAFE Washington invites leaders of Jewish organizations to a Department of Homeland Security Jewish Community Outreach, taking place on Sunday, March 1, 2015, 10 am to noon, at the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle, 2031 Third Ave., Seattle. The session also will be broadcast on the SAFE Washington Network using GoToMeeting for those who cannot attend in person.» Read More
Join JFS for dinner, discussion and activities to get ready for Passover, which starts on April 3rd. They'll look at unique issues for interfaith and Jewish by choice families, enjoy special foods and learn about seder rituals and ways to enjoy this time with friends, family and community. Families from across the spectrum of Jewish life are welcome!» Read More
Come learn about Passover foods and traditions with JFS as you "journey" through the aisles. Get ideas to spice up your seder and meal, and enjoy free tastings of gefilte fish, matzo ball soup and more. Fun for all ages!» Read More
Unplug from technology and plug in to your community and family. Every Shabbat Unplugged features a variety of activities open to the entire community. They'll have family yoga, a gym obstacle course, swimming, PJ Library Story Telling, and Shabbat arts and crafts. They'll end with a group song session.
Please RSVP to SJCC Youth, Family, and Aquatics Program Coordinator Erin Kiema at ErinK@sjcc.org or 206-388-0828
The community is invited to hear Israeli diplomat George Deek, who will speak on a range of timely topics, including anti-Semitism in Europe, the current state of affairs in the Middle East, and his personal journey as a Christian Arab from Jaffa.
Deek will speak on Saturday, February 28, beginning 7:45 pm, at Hillel at the University of Washington, 4745 17th Ave. NE, Seattle.» Read More
Put on your best costume and head to the J to celebrate Purim! They'll have carnival games, a bouncy house, a photo booth, PJ Library Story Time, a costume contest, Purim crafts, and more.» Read More
Professor Kenneth Stein, founder and director of the Institute for the Study of Modern Israel at Emory University, will deliver two talks in Seattle on March 10 and 11, 2015.» Read More