Connect with Jewish Life: Gatherings

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

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DERECH EMUNAH GARDEN PARTY
Annual event to celebrate Derech Emunah Seattle Girls High School, hosted by Isaac Almo.
February 19, 6 pm
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THE FORGETTING RIVER: A MODERN TALE OF SURVIVAL, IDENTITY AND THE INQUISITION
Hear journalist Doreen Carvajal's moving story of how she unraveled her Catholic family's buried Sephardic Jewish past. Join Seattle University, the Sephardic Seattle Network, and Joel and Maureen Benoliel for her presentation, followed by kosher reception. RSVP by February 16 by emailing Lizetta Solarik.
February 26, 1 pm, Seattle University.
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NORTHWEST YESHIVA HIGH SCHOOL GALA
Celebrating the life and legacy of Jack De Leon, A"H, and honoring Beryl & Gary Cohen, recipients of the Jack De Leon Community Leadership Award
February 26, doors open 5 pm, The Westin Seattle
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RAOUL WALLENBERG DINNER
Join the Nordic Heritage Museum for the 22nd annual Raoul Wallenberg Dinner, honoring the Swedish diplomat who saved thousands of Jews from deportation to Nazi concentration camps. Guest speaker will be Ruth Jacoby, former Ambassador to Germany and Italy, who will speak to her experiences telling the Wallenberg story. Co-sponsors include the Jewish Federation and the Washington State Jewish Historical Society.
March 2, 5 pm, Nordic Heritage Museum
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HEBREW FREE LOAN ASSOCIATION CHAMPAGNE BRUNCH
Join the Hebrew Free Loan Association's annual fundraiser. Guest speaker will be Rabbi Will Berkovitz, CEO of Jewish Family Service.
March 5, 10:30 am - 12:30 pm, The Summit at First Hill
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TEMPLE BETH AM'S ANNUAL GALA
Don your prom gowns and tuxes, snag some fab auction items, and dance the night away at Temple Beth Am's Big Jewish Prom. Step back in time as we honor the temple's past and celebrate its future.
March 5, 5 pm, Fairmont Olympic Hotel
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JEWISH COMMUNITY LOBBY DAY
Join your friends, neighbors, congregants and fellow engaged citiznes in Olympia for Jewish Community Lobby Day. No prior experience necessary. Gather at Temple Beth Hatfiloh learning and food, then meet with your elected representatives on issues that concern you.
March 16, 8:30 am - 3:30 pm, State Capitol
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CANTOR DAVID SERKIN-POOLE'S DOUBLE CHAI (36 YEARS)!
A musical celebration and fund-raiser honoring Cantor David Serkin-Poole and his 36 (Double Chai) years of sacred commitment to Temple B'nai Torah.
March 18, 5:30 pm - 10 pm, Temple B'nai Torah
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JEWISH DAY SCHOOL AUCTION AND GALA
Honoring Judy and Jeff Greenstein for their longstanding service to and support of the Jewish Day School of Metropolitan Seattle. Early bird registration ends February 24.
March 19, doors open 4:30 pm, Hyatt Regency Bellevue.
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