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Zoom Into The J This Week

This week, we’re launching two new Arts + Ideas virtual programs: Zoom with a Jew interview series and Divan-a-Thon film conversations. Learn more below and tune in this week! Plus, a new meditation class for teens, a STEM camp for kids with our partners BIG@Home, and online personal training.

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Live Fitness Classes

Keep moving with the J’s live streaming fitness classes! We offer multiple classes every day for all types of skill levels.

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BIG@Home STEM Camp
3rd-7th Grade | Starts April 20

The J + #BigIdea have joined forces to provide online tech camps so 3rd-7th graders can experience the magic of BIG IDEA at home. Programs include Digital Design + Build Your Website and Animation + Video Editing for YouTube. BIG@Home Camps begin April 20. Use promo code “seattlejcc75” to save $75. Registration deadline is April 15.  More >>

Virtual Personal Training

Get fit from your own home with a one-on-one workout with an SJCC personal trainer. They can help you achieve your fitness goals from the comfort of your own home. To learn more or get started today, contact SJCC Senior Manager, Member Services Josh Cross.


Meditation for Teens
Mon, April 13 + 20 | 4 pm

A virtual space for teens to feel more connected to themselves and learn how to deal with stressful situations. Classes led by Mindfulness Instructor Blair Carleton. More >>


Divan-a-Thon: Film + Conversation
Tues, April 14 | 5 pm

Tune in every Tuesday for an interactive film-club conversation. First up, watch three award-winning short films about senior resilience and friendship; then join Pamela Lavitt, Warren Etheredge, and special guest Rabbi Kate Speizer for a conversation on Tuesday night. Watch live and participate in chat via Zoom (registration required) or join us live on Facebook. More >>

Zoom with a Jew: Zoom In!terviews
Thurs, April 16 | 5 pm

Join us for our first “Zoom with a Jew” interview featuring filmmaker and former SJCC Arts + Ideas staffer, Lisa Hurwitz, on the completion of her documentary film, THE AUTOMAT, about Horn & Hardart’s automated cafeterias, the original and beloved restaurant chain. More >>

Tot Shabbat
Friday, April 17 | 9:45 am

Sign, dance and join the J community online for weekly Tot Shabbat. Celebrate Shabbat from your own home with songs, challah, and fun! Fun for the entire family! We are pumped to have Chava Mirel lead us this Friday for another great day of Tot Shabbat.  More >>


J Kids Live + Daily Fun
Week Days | 2 pm

Join the J Kids staff each week day at 2 pm for fun and educational experiences. Camp directors Dave and Joel lead J Kids Live Monday, Thursday and Friday. Monday they have fun with Matzah Minute. Also join Vance as he teaches fun gardening and cooking tips you can do from home.  More >>

ECS Storytime + Community Shabbat
Weekdays | 10:30 am

ECS teachers bring their favorite books home to your living room. Each day at 10:30 am ECS Storytime Live will connect you to the ECS community and your favorite teachers. On Friday, a special #VirtualSJCC version of Community Shabbat will have you singing and dancing into the weekend.  More >>

New Videos on SJCC’s YouTube Channel

From gardening to Hebrew words of the day, tune in to the J’s YouTube channel all week for new videos!

  • ECS: Gardening with Teacher Jenny
  • J Kids: Cooking with Vance
  • J Community: Hebrew Word of the Day with Jessica
  • J Community: Day in the Life of Modern Israel
  • J Fitness: New Workouts with SJ

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