Holiday celebrations, pool parties, hiking trips, and more! The J always has great activities that the whole family can enjoy together.
Dinner at Our House
Sundays, July 15 and August 19 | 5 pm
Free, space is limited – RSVP early
Whisk, simmer, flip, bake, and blend as we cook a Sunday dinner in the SJCC kitchen for homeless teens. A great family activity to help make a difference for homeless teens. Dinners are delivered to YouthCare, a Seattle organization working to get homeless teens off the streets and prepared for life.
BYOB Meet-Up: Music in the Park
Wednesday, July 18 | 10:30 am
Downtown Bellevue Park, 10201 NE 4th Street, Bellevue
Let’s sing in the sunshine! Join us for a morning of music in the park with Chava Mirel. Meet us just north of the playground.
Chava Mirel is an award-winning Jewish music composer, and has served as an artist-in-residence at synagogues from coast to coast. She also leads the SJCC Tot Shabbat every Friday with Herzl-Ner Tamid’s Director of Education Dr. Eliyahu Krigel.
Shabbat Unplugged: Blueberry Picking
MOANA at Majestic Bay
Summer Spice Shuk
Friday, July 27 | 3-6 pm
Spice up your Shabbat with:
- Locally grown spices from Cyrus Saffron
- Personal tea blends with Sholom Tea
- Henna Tattoos by Suchi
- Shabbat songs with Rabbi Aaron and Neil Weinstein (4:30-5:30 pm)
- Wine, beer, vegetarian dinner, In Your Face Pies, and Sweet Bumpas ice cream for purchase
Shabbat Unplugged: Twin Falls Hike
Saturday, August 18 | 8:30 am
$5 adults (kids free)
Twin Falls Trailhead, SE 159th Street, North Bend WA
Take a Shabbat hike on a beautiful, nearby, family-friendly trail. This 3.6-mile hike is great for beginners and younger kids. This hike has a big payoff at the end: a footbridge over the river right between two waterfalls. It’s definitely worth the trip!
Please note: a Discover Pass is required at Twin Falls. If you do not have one, you can purchase a day pass for $10 (or buy a Discover Pass here).
BYOB Meet-Up: Movement "MomDay"
Monday, August 27 | 10:30 am
Green Lake, 7201 East Green Lake Drive North, Seattle
Take advantage of the beautiful weather and join the J for another baby and me fitness class! Fitness instructor Alice will lead the group for an invigorating workout with your little one.
Shabbat Unplugged: Wonders of Water
Sephardic Day at the J
Sunday, October 21 | 11 am-2 pm
Celebrate Sephardic culture with food, music, games, art, a marketplace, and more! More details to come.
A program just for dads and their kindergarten through third graders. J Explorers play games, learn new skills, enjoy the great outdoors, and celebrate Jewish values with other dads and kids. Must be a J Explorers member to participate in events.