Osher @ the J: How to Spot Fake News

Thurs, April 25 BYOlunch at noon; speaker at 12:30pm

Learn how to spy exaggeration, skewer hype, and burn down bragging in both advertisements and traditional news sources from health journalist Sally James. Bring your own lunch! Register

Spring Author Talks

Renata Lubinksy: April 28 Karen Trieger: April 30

Hear from two local authors in April: Renata Lubinsky's "Around Seattle in 80 Dates" chronicles her quest for love through online dating (April 28); Karen Trieger delves into her in-laws' unlikely love story in "My Soul is Filled With Joy: A Holocaust Story" (April 30). Buy Tickets

Israel Story Returns

Tues, May 7 7pm

A magical evening from award-winning radio show (think Israel's "This American Life), Israel Story blends storytelling, live music, and multimedia visuals. With UW Hillel as part of UW's Israel Week! Buy Tickets

Gardening Day

Sun, April 28 10am-noon

Spend the morning in the SJCC Kesher Community Garden! We’ll have activities for all ages, including a scavenger hunt, make-and-take seed pots, tasting table with garden treats, storytime with a local author, and more. Learn More

Lifeguard Training

Select weekends this spring Ages 15+

Become a Red Cross-certified lifeguard in one weekend. Best part—pass the class, get hired at the J, and we’ll reimburse your training fee. Register

Map Out Your Summer with J Camp

June 23-August 30

Are you already thinking about sunshine, swimming, and summer fun? We sure are! Registration for summer J Camp is now open! Almost 60 options for kids in pre-k to 10th grade. Register Now

Seattle Jewish Universe

Start here, go anywhere!

NEW! Your gateway to Jewish life in the Puget Sound, in collaboration with Jewish agency partners in our neighborhoods. Explore

Spring into the J with 50% off

Be part of our community!

Join the J this spring and get 50% off the first three months of membership! You'll get access to the largest fitness center on Mercer Island, 45+ fitness classes, family discounts on summer camp, after school programs, and more. We welcome everyone! Learn More

Spring & Summer Swim Lessons

Late Spring sessions starts May 4 J Camp swim lessons start July 1

Spring is a great time to get your kids ready for summer swimming! We offer classes for ages 6 months to 12 years. Plus: if your kids are coming to J Camp this summer, we offer lessons before and after camp geared just for our campers! Register

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A special celebration just for tots!
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Become a Red Cross-certified lifeguard in a weekend! The best part: pass the test, get hired by the J, and we'll reimburse your training fee.*
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