Local Resources

 

Events:

  • Community Calendar - All the events, all in one place - A community-wide events calendar run by the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle.

 

Jewish Agencies:

 

Social Programs:

  • CYP - Chabad Young Professionals of Seattle
  • Jconnect - Seattle's thriving young adult community from Hillel UW, University District
  • Jews of Color PNW - An online group for Jews of color and multiracial Jewish families in the Pacific NW
  • Kolenu – Seattle's young adults LGBTQ group for 20s and 30s
  • PAVE - Events, groups and resources for Jewish 30s and 40s
  • Seattle Sephardic Network - Exploring and celebrating Seattle's vibrant Sephardic culture
  • Shabbat Dinner Crowd - Casual Shabbat dinner meet-ups - all ages, all people

 

Family Programs:

  • PJ Library  - Free Jewish songs and books once per month for kids ages 6 months - 8 years old
  • PJ Song and Story - Weekly neighborhood drop-in events for kids ages 6 months - 5 years old
  • PJ Our Way - Free Jewish books for kids ages 9 - 11 years old
  • For more Jewish family resource listings, check Jewish Junction.
 

Early Childhood Education:

 

Adult Jewish Education:

  • Holocaust Center for Humanity - Teaching and learning for humanity through study of the Holocaust
  • Seattle Kollel - A Jewish community organization of Rabbis working together to strengthen Jewish education in the Pacific NW
  • Stroum Center for Jewish Studies - The Jewish Studies Department at the University of Washington offers lectures and events open to the community
  • WA State Jewish Historical Society - Discovering, preserving, and disseminating the history of the Jews of Washington State through publications, exhibits, speakers, and tours

 

Synagogues and Religious life:

Links We Love

  • Ask Big Questions  - An initiative from Hillel changing the world through better conversation
  • Big Tent Judaism - A New York based institute for unaffiliated and intermarried families
  • eJewishPhilanthropy  - News, resources, and thought pieces for the professional Jewish community
  • ELI Talks - 12-minute talks on "inspired Jewish ideas"
  • Eshel – A New York based resource website for Orthodox LGBTQ Jews
  • InterfaithFamily - A resource center supporting interfaith families exploring Jewish life
  • JewBelong - Easy-to-follow, fun, non-intimidating content for owning your Judaism and making Judaism your own.
  • JewDub Talks - Interesting, relevant, and informative lectures from the Stroum Center at UW
  • Jewgether – Connect to a worldwide network of travelling Jews
  • Jewish Multiracial Network  - Advancing Jewish diversity through empowerment and community-building with Jews of color and multiracial Jewish families
  • Jewish Public Media  - Jewish thought and creative expression made accessible in podcast form
  • Jewniverse - A project of MyJewishLearning featuring extraordinary, inspirational, forgotten, and strange dispatches from Jewish culture, tradition, and history
  • Judaism 101 - All of the basics you'll ever need
  • Keshet – A Boston based resource website for LGBTQ Jews
  • Kveller - A blog for parenting with a Jewish twist
  • MyJewishLearning - A Transdenominational website of Jewish information and education
  • Nosher - A blogging tour of Jewish food, recipes, and news from MyJewishLearning
  • On 1 Foot - Jewish texts for social justice, a project of American Jewish World Service
  • Ritual Well - Thousands of Jewish rituals for contemporary experiences, curated by the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College
  • Tablet Magazine - Jewish Society and Culture