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Stroum Jewish Community Center – Mercer Island

3801 East Mercer Way, Mercer Island, WA 98040-3805 United States
2062327115

Upcoming Events

January 2015
$592-718

Parenting Class: Creative Beginnings

January 26 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
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Every week on Monday until June 8, 2015

Creative Beginnings is a time for your child, together with a parent or caregiver, to explore the richness of the SJCC Early Childhood School through art, sensory experiences, and creative play. Parents and children facilitate exploration and socialization alongside longtime ECS teacher Laura Selby. As children develop social, emotional, and cognitive skills in this group setting, parents and caregivers develop a community within the J family. Runs September 8 through June 8. Mondays, 9:30-10:45 a.m. OR 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Contact: Laura…

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$180-216

Parenting Class: Mindful Interactions with Your Baby

January 27 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday until June 9, 2015

Tuesdays, 9:45-11:45 a.m. ages 6-12 months with parent/caregiver SJCC members: $180/guests $216 This class provides an opportunity for parents to focus on nurturing and establishing an authentic and trusting relationship with their child through observation and interaction. Topics include developmental stages, positive discipline, play and learning, and sleep. Parents will engage in discussions to better understand their child’s point of view and respond respectfully and sensitively to the cues given by their child. The infant-oriented environment will encourage exploring and…

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$150

Listening Mothers

January 28 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until March 11, 2015

Eight-week series for parents of babies, birth through six months of age, to discover the joys of parenting. This eight-week series offers: mindful-based skills that help reduce stress and encourage balance an environment to discover your own inner wisdom skilled professionals and mindfully-trained facilitators parent and child self-awareness with a focus on self-regulation, self-compassion, and parent and child emotional development emphasis on the importance of parent/child attachment parental confidence and empowerment a community of like-minded parents who aspire to be the…

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FREE

Tot Shabbat – Mercer Island

January 30 @ 9:45 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Friday until June 19, 2015

Join us with your children and celebrate Shabbat with songs and challah on Friday mornings. Be sure to check the schedule at www.SJCC.org. Free; no registration necessary. Please note – no Tot Shabbat on Jan 2, Feb 6, April 3, July 3, 2015.

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February 2015
$592-718

Parenting Class: Creative Beginnings

February 2 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday until June 8, 2015

Creative Beginnings is a time for your child, together with a parent or caregiver, to explore the richness of the SJCC Early Childhood School through art, sensory experiences, and creative play. Parents and children facilitate exploration and socialization alongside longtime ECS teacher Laura Selby. As children develop social, emotional, and cognitive skills in this group setting, parents and caregivers develop a community within the J family. Runs September 8 through June 8. Mondays, 9:30-10:45 a.m. OR 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Contact: Laura…

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$180-216

Parenting Class: Mindful Interactions with Your Baby

February 3 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday until June 9, 2015

Tuesdays, 9:45-11:45 a.m. ages 6-12 months with parent/caregiver SJCC members: $180/guests $216 This class provides an opportunity for parents to focus on nurturing and establishing an authentic and trusting relationship with their child through observation and interaction. Topics include developmental stages, positive discipline, play and learning, and sleep. Parents will engage in discussions to better understand their child’s point of view and respond respectfully and sensitively to the cues given by their child. The infant-oriented environment will encourage exploring and…

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$150

Listening Mothers

February 4 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until March 11, 2015

Eight-week series for parents of babies, birth through six months of age, to discover the joys of parenting. This eight-week series offers: mindful-based skills that help reduce stress and encourage balance an environment to discover your own inner wisdom skilled professionals and mindfully-trained facilitators parent and child self-awareness with a focus on self-regulation, self-compassion, and parent and child emotional development emphasis on the importance of parent/child attachment parental confidence and empowerment a community of like-minded parents who aspire to be the…

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$30-36

Paint and Sip: Tu B’Shevat Style

February 4 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Spend the evening sipping wine, painting a Tu B’Shevat themed painting, and socializing. Tu B’Shevat is known as the New Year for the Trees.  The holiday is used for the purpose of calculating the age of trees for tithing.  There are a few customs related to Tu B’Shevat, including eating a new fruit, or eating from the Seven Species: wheat, barley, grapes, figs, pomegranates, olives and dates.  Many people plant trees during this day, or collect money to plant trees…

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Free

Open House: SJCC Early Childhood School – Mercer Island Campus

February 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Visit the Early Childhood School at the Stroum Jewish Community Center and tour the facility, experience a day in the life of a child in the classroom, meet staff and faculty and have an opportunity to ask questions. Nationally recognized for Excellence in Early Childhood Practice with campuses on Mercer Island and in North Seattle, the Early Childhood School at the Stroum Jewish Community Center welcomes all families – Jewish and non-Jewish – with children ages 3 months to five years.…

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Free

Open House: SJCC Early Childhood School – Mercer Island Campus

February 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Visit the Early Childhood School at the Stroum Jewish Community Center and tour the facility, experience a day in the life of a child in the classroom, meet staff and faculty and have an opportunity to ask questions. Nationally recognized for Excellence in Early Childhood Practice with campuses on Mercer Island and in North Seattle, the Early Childhood School at the Stroum Jewish Community Center welcomes all families – Jewish and non-Jewish – with children ages 3 months to five years.…

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60-70

SJCC School’s Out Camp

February 6 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

When school’s out, the J is in! Offering a variety of full and half-day camps during school breaks. Each day features activities centered on a special theme, plus kids will swim, play in the gym, and enjoy arts and crafts. Week-long break camps include field trips. For full-day camps, bring a bathing suit, towel and non-perishable dairy, peanut-free lunch. If you have questions, contact SJCC Youth and Family Program Coordinator Daliah Silver at DaliahS@sjcc.org or 206-388-0839. Full-Day Camp, Friday, February…

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FREE

Tot Shabbat – Mercer Island

February 6 @ 9:45 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Friday until June 19, 2015

Join us with your children and celebrate Shabbat with songs and challah on Friday mornings. Be sure to check the schedule at www.SJCC.org. Free; no registration necessary. Please note – no Tot Shabbat on Jan 2, Feb 6, April 3, July 3, 2015.

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Free

Cupcakes and Havdalah

February 7 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

The ECS and SJCC communities are invited to come together to celebrate Havdalah with cupcakes and cocoa. We’ll have crafts, music, and a Havdalah service. Snacks and dessert will be provided. Appropriate for kids of all ages.

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$592-718

Parenting Class: Creative Beginnings

February 9 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday until June 8, 2015

Creative Beginnings is a time for your child, together with a parent or caregiver, to explore the richness of the SJCC Early Childhood School through art, sensory experiences, and creative play. Parents and children facilitate exploration and socialization alongside longtime ECS teacher Laura Selby. As children develop social, emotional, and cognitive skills in this group setting, parents and caregivers develop a community within the J family. Runs September 8 through June 8. Mondays, 9:30-10:45 a.m. OR 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Contact: Laura…

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$180-216

Parenting Class: Mindful Interactions with Your Baby

February 10 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday until June 9, 2015

Tuesdays, 9:45-11:45 a.m. ages 6-12 months with parent/caregiver SJCC members: $180/guests $216 This class provides an opportunity for parents to focus on nurturing and establishing an authentic and trusting relationship with their child through observation and interaction. Topics include developmental stages, positive discipline, play and learning, and sleep. Parents will engage in discussions to better understand their child’s point of view and respond respectfully and sensitively to the cues given by their child. The infant-oriented environment will encourage exploring and…

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$150

Listening Mothers

February 11 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until March 11, 2015

Eight-week series for parents of babies, birth through six months of age, to discover the joys of parenting. This eight-week series offers: mindful-based skills that help reduce stress and encourage balance an environment to discover your own inner wisdom skilled professionals and mindfully-trained facilitators parent and child self-awareness with a focus on self-regulation, self-compassion, and parent and child emotional development emphasis on the importance of parent/child attachment parental confidence and empowerment a community of like-minded parents who aspire to be the…

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FREE

Tot Shabbat – Mercer Island

February 13 @ 9:45 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Friday until June 19, 2015

Join us with your children and celebrate Shabbat with songs and challah on Friday mornings. Be sure to check the schedule at www.SJCC.org. Free; no registration necessary. Please note – no Tot Shabbat on Jan 2, Feb 6, April 3, July 3, 2015.

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40-60

Parents Night Out

February 14 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

It may be called Parents Night Out, but let’s be honest, it’s really for the kids! UnBirthday Party: Games, arts and crafts, and activities mean there’s something for everyone. Includes dinner.

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5-8

Jewish Art | Contemporary Women

February 15 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Female contemporary artists are contributing revolutionary ideas to the field of Jewish art. Cultural hybridity, feminist spirituality, and Torah interpretation are some of the themes women artists bring to this exciting time in art history. This presentation will introduce key artists, their exemplary works of art, and provide an important connection to contemporary Jewish sociocultural, political, and religious issues.

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$592-718

Parenting Class: Creative Beginnings

February 16 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday until June 8, 2015

Creative Beginnings is a time for your child, together with a parent or caregiver, to explore the richness of the SJCC Early Childhood School through art, sensory experiences, and creative play. Parents and children facilitate exploration and socialization alongside longtime ECS teacher Laura Selby. As children develop social, emotional, and cognitive skills in this group setting, parents and caregivers develop a community within the J family. Runs September 8 through June 8. Mondays, 9:30-10:45 a.m. OR 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Contact: Laura…

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60-70 per day

SJCC Mid-Winter Break Camp: Feb. 16-20

February 16 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until February 20, 2015

When school’s out, the J is in! Offering variety of full and half-day camps during school breaks. Each day features activities centered on a special theme, plus kids will swim, play in the gym, and enjoy arts and crafts. Week-long break camps include field trips. For full-day camps, bring a bathing suit, towel and non-perishable dairy, peanut-free lunch. If you have questions, contact SJCC Youth and Family Program Coordinator Daliah Silver at DaliahS@sjcc.org or 206-388-0839. Mid-Winter Break Camp: February 16-20, 2015 9:30…

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60-70 per day

SJCC Mid-Winter Break Camp: Feb. 16-20

February 17 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until February 20, 2015

When school’s out, the J is in! Offering variety of full and half-day camps during school breaks. Each day features activities centered on a special theme, plus kids will swim, play in the gym, and enjoy arts and crafts. Week-long break camps include field trips. For full-day camps, bring a bathing suit, towel and non-perishable dairy, peanut-free lunch. If you have questions, contact SJCC Youth and Family Program Coordinator Daliah Silver at DaliahS@sjcc.org or 206-388-0839. Mid-Winter Break Camp: February 16-20, 2015 9:30…

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$180-216

Parenting Class: Mindful Interactions with Your Baby

February 17 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday until June 9, 2015

Tuesdays, 9:45-11:45 a.m. ages 6-12 months with parent/caregiver SJCC members: $180/guests $216 This class provides an opportunity for parents to focus on nurturing and establishing an authentic and trusting relationship with their child through observation and interaction. Topics include developmental stages, positive discipline, play and learning, and sleep. Parents will engage in discussions to better understand their child’s point of view and respond respectfully and sensitively to the cues given by their child. The infant-oriented environment will encourage exploring and…

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60-70 per day

SJCC Mid-Winter Break Camp: Feb. 16-20

February 18 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until February 20, 2015

When school’s out, the J is in! Offering variety of full and half-day camps during school breaks. Each day features activities centered on a special theme, plus kids will swim, play in the gym, and enjoy arts and crafts. Week-long break camps include field trips. For full-day camps, bring a bathing suit, towel and non-perishable dairy, peanut-free lunch. If you have questions, contact SJCC Youth and Family Program Coordinator Daliah Silver at DaliahS@sjcc.org or 206-388-0839. Mid-Winter Break Camp: February 16-20, 2015 9:30…

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$150

Listening Mothers

February 18 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until March 11, 2015

Eight-week series for parents of babies, birth through six months of age, to discover the joys of parenting. This eight-week series offers: mindful-based skills that help reduce stress and encourage balance an environment to discover your own inner wisdom skilled professionals and mindfully-trained facilitators parent and child self-awareness with a focus on self-regulation, self-compassion, and parent and child emotional development emphasis on the importance of parent/child attachment parental confidence and empowerment a community of like-minded parents who aspire to be the…

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60-70 per day

SJCC Mid-Winter Break Camp: Feb. 16-20

February 19 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until February 20, 2015

When school’s out, the J is in! Offering variety of full and half-day camps during school breaks. Each day features activities centered on a special theme, plus kids will swim, play in the gym, and enjoy arts and crafts. Week-long break camps include field trips. For full-day camps, bring a bathing suit, towel and non-perishable dairy, peanut-free lunch. If you have questions, contact SJCC Youth and Family Program Coordinator Daliah Silver at DaliahS@sjcc.org or 206-388-0839. Mid-Winter Break Camp: February 16-20, 2015 9:30…

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60-70 per day

SJCC Mid-Winter Break Camp: Feb. 16-20

February 20 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until February 20, 2015

When school’s out, the J is in! Offering variety of full and half-day camps during school breaks. Each day features activities centered on a special theme, plus kids will swim, play in the gym, and enjoy arts and crafts. Week-long break camps include field trips. For full-day camps, bring a bathing suit, towel and non-perishable dairy, peanut-free lunch. If you have questions, contact SJCC Youth and Family Program Coordinator Daliah Silver at DaliahS@sjcc.org or 206-388-0839. Mid-Winter Break Camp: February 16-20, 2015 9:30…

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FREE

Tot Shabbat – Mercer Island

February 20 @ 9:45 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Friday until June 19, 2015

Join us with your children and celebrate Shabbat with songs and challah on Friday mornings. Be sure to check the schedule at www.SJCC.org. Free; no registration necessary. Please note – no Tot Shabbat on Jan 2, Feb 6, April 3, July 3, 2015.

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$592-718

Parenting Class: Creative Beginnings

February 23 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday until June 8, 2015

Creative Beginnings is a time for your child, together with a parent or caregiver, to explore the richness of the SJCC Early Childhood School through art, sensory experiences, and creative play. Parents and children facilitate exploration and socialization alongside longtime ECS teacher Laura Selby. As children develop social, emotional, and cognitive skills in this group setting, parents and caregivers develop a community within the J family. Runs September 8 through June 8. Mondays, 9:30-10:45 a.m. OR 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Contact: Laura…

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$180-216

Parenting Class: Mindful Interactions with Your Baby

February 24 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday until June 9, 2015

Tuesdays, 9:45-11:45 a.m. ages 6-12 months with parent/caregiver SJCC members: $180/guests $216 This class provides an opportunity for parents to focus on nurturing and establishing an authentic and trusting relationship with their child through observation and interaction. Topics include developmental stages, positive discipline, play and learning, and sleep. Parents will engage in discussions to better understand their child’s point of view and respond respectfully and sensitively to the cues given by their child. The infant-oriented environment will encourage exploring and…

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$150

Listening Mothers

February 25 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until March 11, 2015

Eight-week series for parents of babies, birth through six months of age, to discover the joys of parenting. This eight-week series offers: mindful-based skills that help reduce stress and encourage balance an environment to discover your own inner wisdom skilled professionals and mindfully-trained facilitators parent and child self-awareness with a focus on self-regulation, self-compassion, and parent and child emotional development emphasis on the importance of parent/child attachment parental confidence and empowerment a community of like-minded parents who aspire to be the…

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FREE

Tot Shabbat – Mercer Island

February 27 @ 9:45 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Friday until June 19, 2015

Join us with your children and celebrate Shabbat with songs and challah on Friday mornings. Be sure to check the schedule at www.SJCC.org. Free; no registration necessary. Please note – no Tot Shabbat on Jan 2, Feb 6, April 3, July 3, 2015.

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March 2015

SJCC Purim Carnival

March 1 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Save the date! Everyone is invited to join us for a day of family fun at the annual SJCC Purim Carnival! Come play carnival games, learn about Purim, eat Hamantashen, get your face painted, and more. Lunch and Hamantashen for sale; purchase tickets for carnival games, inflatable toys, face painting, and more. More details available in early 2015!

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40-60

J Explorers Cardboard Boat Races

March 1 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

You’ve heard of pinewood car derbies and milk carton races, but have you ever tried to race a cardboard boat? Join the J Explorers to build your best waterproof vessel and try to sail across the SJCC pool without capsizing. Don’t forget your swimsuit! The J Explorers are dads and their kindergarten-3rd grade kids who play games, learn new skills, and enjoy the great outdoors together. It’s a program designed to further develop the father/son/daughter relationship, strengthen Judaic values, and…

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Les Yeux Noirs in Concert

March 1 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Les Yeux Noirs is a French band combining elements of jazz manouche and other Romani music, Yiddish and Klezmer music. The group was founded by two brothers, Eric and Olivier Slabiak, who both play violin. Their music style combines traditional melodies from their many inspirations (Klezmer, Romani music, and Gypsy Jazz) as well as more modern Jazz styles. More details to come at a later date – stay tuned!

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$592-718

Parenting Class: Creative Beginnings

March 2 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday until June 8, 2015

Creative Beginnings is a time for your child, together with a parent or caregiver, to explore the richness of the SJCC Early Childhood School through art, sensory experiences, and creative play. Parents and children facilitate exploration and socialization alongside longtime ECS teacher Laura Selby. As children develop social, emotional, and cognitive skills in this group setting, parents and caregivers develop a community within the J family. Runs September 8 through June 8. Mondays, 9:30-10:45 a.m. OR 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Contact: Laura…

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$180-216

Parenting Class: Mindful Interactions with Your Baby

March 3 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday until June 9, 2015

Tuesdays, 9:45-11:45 a.m. ages 6-12 months with parent/caregiver SJCC members: $180/guests $216 This class provides an opportunity for parents to focus on nurturing and establishing an authentic and trusting relationship with their child through observation and interaction. Topics include developmental stages, positive discipline, play and learning, and sleep. Parents will engage in discussions to better understand their child’s point of view and respond respectfully and sensitively to the cues given by their child. The infant-oriented environment will encourage exploring and…

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185-244

Reflective Parenting

March 4 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until April 15, 2015

Reflective Parenting offers a unique opportunity for parents of kids 2-8 years old to build their parenting skills and enhance their ability to understand and build stronger relationships with their children. Taught by renowned parenting educator Vicki Smolke. This research-based curriculum will help parents: Gain confidence by understanding the meaning and triggers of child(ren)’s behavior Provide tools to help your child better regulate their emotions Learn nurturing and helpful ways to be with your child(ren) in difficult moments  Develop a…

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$150

Listening Mothers

March 4 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until March 11, 2015

Eight-week series for parents of babies, birth through six months of age, to discover the joys of parenting. This eight-week series offers: mindful-based skills that help reduce stress and encourage balance an environment to discover your own inner wisdom skilled professionals and mindfully-trained facilitators parent and child self-awareness with a focus on self-regulation, self-compassion, and parent and child emotional development emphasis on the importance of parent/child attachment parental confidence and empowerment a community of like-minded parents who aspire to be the…

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FREE

Tot Shabbat – Mercer Island

March 6 @ 9:45 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Friday until June 19, 2015

Join us with your children and celebrate Shabbat with songs and challah on Friday mornings. Be sure to check the schedule at www.SJCC.org. Free; no registration necessary. Please note – no Tot Shabbat on Jan 2, Feb 6, April 3, July 3, 2015.

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Free

Pool Party at the J

March 8 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The SJCC pool will be open to families and friends for a float night. Bring your favorite floaties or enjoy an assortment of inflatable pool toys for kids of all ages provided by SJCC Aquatics.

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$592-718

Parenting Class: Creative Beginnings

March 9 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday until June 8, 2015

Creative Beginnings is a time for your child, together with a parent or caregiver, to explore the richness of the SJCC Early Childhood School through art, sensory experiences, and creative play. Parents and children facilitate exploration and socialization alongside longtime ECS teacher Laura Selby. As children develop social, emotional, and cognitive skills in this group setting, parents and caregivers develop a community within the J family. Runs September 8 through June 8. Mondays, 9:30-10:45 a.m. OR 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Contact: Laura…

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$180-216

Parenting Class: Mindful Interactions with Your Baby

March 10 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday until June 9, 2015

Tuesdays, 9:45-11:45 a.m. ages 6-12 months with parent/caregiver SJCC members: $180/guests $216 This class provides an opportunity for parents to focus on nurturing and establishing an authentic and trusting relationship with their child through observation and interaction. Topics include developmental stages, positive discipline, play and learning, and sleep. Parents will engage in discussions to better understand their child’s point of view and respond respectfully and sensitively to the cues given by their child. The infant-oriented environment will encourage exploring and…

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Free

Developing Critical Thinking Skills in Children

March 10 @ 9:45 am - 10:45 am

With an abundance of facts available at our fingertips critical thinking skills are more important than ever. Learn how our school’s constructivist approach to education will help your child have the stamina to think, problem solve, and develop the necessary creativity to blossom as he or she moves forward in life.

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185-244

Reflective Parenting

March 11 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until April 15, 2015

Reflective Parenting offers a unique opportunity for parents of kids 2-8 years old to build their parenting skills and enhance their ability to understand and build stronger relationships with their children. Taught by renowned parenting educator Vicki Smolke. This research-based curriculum will help parents: Gain confidence by understanding the meaning and triggers of child(ren)’s behavior Provide tools to help your child better regulate their emotions Learn nurturing and helpful ways to be with your child(ren) in difficult moments  Develop a…

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$150

Listening Mothers

March 11 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until March 11, 2015

Eight-week series for parents of babies, birth through six months of age, to discover the joys of parenting. This eight-week series offers: mindful-based skills that help reduce stress and encourage balance an environment to discover your own inner wisdom skilled professionals and mindfully-trained facilitators parent and child self-awareness with a focus on self-regulation, self-compassion, and parent and child emotional development emphasis on the importance of parent/child attachment parental confidence and empowerment a community of like-minded parents who aspire to be the…

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FREE

Tot Shabbat – Mercer Island

March 13 @ 9:45 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Friday until June 19, 2015

Join us with your children and celebrate Shabbat with songs and challah on Friday mornings. Be sure to check the schedule at www.SJCC.org. Free; no registration necessary. Please note – no Tot Shabbat on Jan 2, Feb 6, April 3, July 3, 2015.

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30-35

SJCC School’s Out Camp (Half-Day): Friday, March 13

March 13 @ 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm

When school’s out, the J is in! Offering a variety of full and half-day camps during school breaks. Each day features activities centered on a special theme, plus kids will swim, play in the gym, and enjoy arts and crafts. Week-long break camps include field trips. For full-day camps, bring a bathing suit, towel and non-perishable dairy, peanut-free lunch. If you have questions, contact SJCC Youth and Family Program Coordinator Daliah Silver at DaliahS@sjcc.org or 206-388-0839. Half-day Camp – Friday, March…

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$592-718

Parenting Class: Creative Beginnings

March 16 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday until June 8, 2015

Creative Beginnings is a time for your child, together with a parent or caregiver, to explore the richness of the SJCC Early Childhood School through art, sensory experiences, and creative play. Parents and children facilitate exploration and socialization alongside longtime ECS teacher Laura Selby. As children develop social, emotional, and cognitive skills in this group setting, parents and caregivers develop a community within the J family. Runs September 8 through June 8. Mondays, 9:30-10:45 a.m. OR 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Contact: Laura…

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$180-216

Parenting Class: Mindful Interactions with Your Baby

March 17 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday until June 9, 2015

Tuesdays, 9:45-11:45 a.m. ages 6-12 months with parent/caregiver SJCC members: $180/guests $216 This class provides an opportunity for parents to focus on nurturing and establishing an authentic and trusting relationship with their child through observation and interaction. Topics include developmental stages, positive discipline, play and learning, and sleep. Parents will engage in discussions to better understand their child’s point of view and respond respectfully and sensitively to the cues given by their child. The infant-oriented environment will encourage exploring and…

Find out more »
185-244

Reflective Parenting

March 18 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until April 15, 2015

Reflective Parenting offers a unique opportunity for parents of kids 2-8 years old to build their parenting skills and enhance their ability to understand and build stronger relationships with their children. Taught by renowned parenting educator Vicki Smolke. This research-based curriculum will help parents: Gain confidence by understanding the meaning and triggers of child(ren)’s behavior Provide tools to help your child better regulate their emotions Learn nurturing and helpful ways to be with your child(ren) in difficult moments  Develop a…

Find out more »
FREE

Tot Shabbat – Mercer Island

March 20 @ 9:45 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Friday until June 19, 2015

Join us with your children and celebrate Shabbat with songs and challah on Friday mornings. Be sure to check the schedule at www.SJCC.org. Free; no registration necessary. Please note – no Tot Shabbat on Jan 2, Feb 6, April 3, July 3, 2015.

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$592-718

Parenting Class: Creative Beginnings

March 23 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday until June 8, 2015

Creative Beginnings is a time for your child, together with a parent or caregiver, to explore the richness of the SJCC Early Childhood School through art, sensory experiences, and creative play. Parents and children facilitate exploration and socialization alongside longtime ECS teacher Laura Selby. As children develop social, emotional, and cognitive skills in this group setting, parents and caregivers develop a community within the J family. Runs September 8 through June 8. Mondays, 9:30-10:45 a.m. OR 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Contact: Laura…

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$180-216

Parenting Class: Mindful Interactions with Your Baby

March 24 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday until June 9, 2015

Tuesdays, 9:45-11:45 a.m. ages 6-12 months with parent/caregiver SJCC members: $180/guests $216 This class provides an opportunity for parents to focus on nurturing and establishing an authentic and trusting relationship with their child through observation and interaction. Topics include developmental stages, positive discipline, play and learning, and sleep. Parents will engage in discussions to better understand their child’s point of view and respond respectfully and sensitively to the cues given by their child. The infant-oriented environment will encourage exploring and…

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Reflective Parenting

March 25 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until April 15, 2015

Reflective Parenting offers a unique opportunity for parents of kids 2-8 years old to build their parenting skills and enhance their ability to understand and build stronger relationships with their children. Taught by renowned parenting educator Vicki Smolke. This research-based curriculum will help parents: Gain confidence by understanding the meaning and triggers of child(ren)’s behavior Provide tools to help your child better regulate their emotions Learn nurturing and helpful ways to be with your child(ren) in difficult moments  Develop a…

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FREE

Tot Shabbat – Mercer Island

March 27 @ 9:45 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Friday until June 19, 2015

Join us with your children and celebrate Shabbat with songs and challah on Friday mornings. Be sure to check the schedule at www.SJCC.org. Free; no registration necessary. Please note – no Tot Shabbat on Jan 2, Feb 6, April 3, July 3, 2015.

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Free

SJCC 2015 Summer Camp Open House and Information Session

March 28 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

SJCC Summer Day Camp has been a defining time for thousands of campers over five decades enabling them to discover Judaism through a fun and interactive experience, build friendships and create lasting memories. All families invited to join us for a FREE evening of Havdalah, dinner and fun, and a chance to learn more about this year’s camp sessions. Sign up for camp early and receive an additional $25 off camp registration and guaranteed spot before early bird registration ends on April 6. Returning campers,…

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$592-718

Parenting Class: Creative Beginnings

March 30 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday until June 8, 2015

Creative Beginnings is a time for your child, together with a parent or caregiver, to explore the richness of the SJCC Early Childhood School through art, sensory experiences, and creative play. Parents and children facilitate exploration and socialization alongside longtime ECS teacher Laura Selby. As children develop social, emotional, and cognitive skills in this group setting, parents and caregivers develop a community within the J family. Runs September 8 through June 8. Mondays, 9:30-10:45 a.m. OR 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Contact: Laura…

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$180-216

Parenting Class: Mindful Interactions with Your Baby

March 31 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday until June 9, 2015

Tuesdays, 9:45-11:45 a.m. ages 6-12 months with parent/caregiver SJCC members: $180/guests $216 This class provides an opportunity for parents to focus on nurturing and establishing an authentic and trusting relationship with their child through observation and interaction. Topics include developmental stages, positive discipline, play and learning, and sleep. Parents will engage in discussions to better understand their child’s point of view and respond respectfully and sensitively to the cues given by their child. The infant-oriented environment will encourage exploring and…

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April 2015
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Reflective Parenting

April 1 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until April 15, 2015

Reflective Parenting offers a unique opportunity for parents of kids 2-8 years old to build their parenting skills and enhance their ability to understand and build stronger relationships with their children. Taught by renowned parenting educator Vicki Smolke. This research-based curriculum will help parents: Gain confidence by understanding the meaning and triggers of child(ren)’s behavior Provide tools to help your child better regulate their emotions Learn nurturing and helpful ways to be with your child(ren) in difficult moments  Develop a…

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FREE

Tot Shabbat – Mercer Island

April 3 @ 9:45 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Friday until June 19, 2015

Join us with your children and celebrate Shabbat with songs and challah on Friday mornings. Be sure to check the schedule at www.SJCC.org. Free; no registration necessary. Please note – no Tot Shabbat on Jan 2, Feb 6, April 3, July 3, 2015.

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$592-718

Parenting Class: Creative Beginnings

April 6 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday until June 8, 2015

Creative Beginnings is a time for your child, together with a parent or caregiver, to explore the richness of the SJCC Early Childhood School through art, sensory experiences, and creative play. Parents and children facilitate exploration and socialization alongside longtime ECS teacher Laura Selby. As children develop social, emotional, and cognitive skills in this group setting, parents and caregivers develop a community within the J family. Runs September 8 through June 8. Mondays, 9:30-10:45 a.m. OR 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Contact: Laura…

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60-70 per day

SJCC Spring Break Camp: April 6-10, 2015

April 6 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until April 10, 2015

When school’s out, the J is in! Variety of full- and half-day camps during school breaks. Each day features activities centered on a special theme, plus kids will swim, play in the gym, and enjoy arts and crafts. Week-long break camps include field trips. For full-day camps, bring a bathing suit, towel and non-perishable dairy, peanut-free lunch. If you have questions, contact SJCC Youth and Family Program Coordinator Daliah Silver at DaliahS@sjcc.org or 206-388-0839. Spring Break Camp Monday, April 6-Friday,…

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60-70 per day

SJCC Spring Break Camp: April 6-10, 2015

April 7 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until April 10, 2015

When school’s out, the J is in! Variety of full- and half-day camps during school breaks. Each day features activities centered on a special theme, plus kids will swim, play in the gym, and enjoy arts and crafts. Week-long break camps include field trips. For full-day camps, bring a bathing suit, towel and non-perishable dairy, peanut-free lunch. If you have questions, contact SJCC Youth and Family Program Coordinator Daliah Silver at DaliahS@sjcc.org or 206-388-0839. Spring Break Camp Monday, April 6-Friday,…

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$180-216

Parenting Class: Mindful Interactions with Your Baby

April 7 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday until June 9, 2015

Tuesdays, 9:45-11:45 a.m. ages 6-12 months with parent/caregiver SJCC members: $180/guests $216 This class provides an opportunity for parents to focus on nurturing and establishing an authentic and trusting relationship with their child through observation and interaction. Topics include developmental stages, positive discipline, play and learning, and sleep. Parents will engage in discussions to better understand their child’s point of view and respond respectfully and sensitively to the cues given by their child. The infant-oriented environment will encourage exploring and…

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Reflective Parenting

April 8 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until April 15, 2015

Reflective Parenting offers a unique opportunity for parents of kids 2-8 years old to build their parenting skills and enhance their ability to understand and build stronger relationships with their children. Taught by renowned parenting educator Vicki Smolke. This research-based curriculum will help parents: Gain confidence by understanding the meaning and triggers of child(ren)’s behavior Provide tools to help your child better regulate their emotions Learn nurturing and helpful ways to be with your child(ren) in difficult moments  Develop a…

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60-70 per day

SJCC Spring Break Camp: April 6-10, 2015

April 8 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until April 10, 2015

When school’s out, the J is in! Variety of full- and half-day camps during school breaks. Each day features activities centered on a special theme, plus kids will swim, play in the gym, and enjoy arts and crafts. Week-long break camps include field trips. For full-day camps, bring a bathing suit, towel and non-perishable dairy, peanut-free lunch. If you have questions, contact SJCC Youth and Family Program Coordinator Daliah Silver at DaliahS@sjcc.org or 206-388-0839. Spring Break Camp Monday, April 6-Friday,…

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60-70 per day

SJCC Spring Break Camp: April 6-10, 2015

April 9 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until April 10, 2015

When school’s out, the J is in! Variety of full- and half-day camps during school breaks. Each day features activities centered on a special theme, plus kids will swim, play in the gym, and enjoy arts and crafts. Week-long break camps include field trips. For full-day camps, bring a bathing suit, towel and non-perishable dairy, peanut-free lunch. If you have questions, contact SJCC Youth and Family Program Coordinator Daliah Silver at DaliahS@sjcc.org or 206-388-0839. Spring Break Camp Monday, April 6-Friday,…

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60-70 per day

SJCC Spring Break Camp: April 6-10, 2015

April 10 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until April 10, 2015

When school’s out, the J is in! Variety of full- and half-day camps during school breaks. Each day features activities centered on a special theme, plus kids will swim, play in the gym, and enjoy arts and crafts. Week-long break camps include field trips. For full-day camps, bring a bathing suit, towel and non-perishable dairy, peanut-free lunch. If you have questions, contact SJCC Youth and Family Program Coordinator Daliah Silver at DaliahS@sjcc.org or 206-388-0839. Spring Break Camp Monday, April 6-Friday,…

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FREE

Tot Shabbat – Mercer Island

April 10 @ 9:45 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Friday until June 19, 2015

Join us with your children and celebrate Shabbat with songs and challah on Friday mornings. Be sure to check the schedule at www.SJCC.org. Free; no registration necessary. Please note – no Tot Shabbat on Jan 2, Feb 6, April 3, July 3, 2015.

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92Y Live Stream from the J: In the News with Jeff Greenfield: Barney Frank

April 12 @ 3:45 pm - 5:45 pm

Barney Frank discusses his journey from Bayonne, New Jersey to the U.S. Congress, where he played a vital role in the struggle for personal freedom and economic fairness. He’ll talk about his fight for gay rights and his lifelong struggle against inequality — from his early civil rights advocacy in the Massachusetts State Legislature to his instrumental role as Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee. From the Clinton impeachment to the economic meltdown of 2008 to the repeal of Don’t…

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$592-718

Parenting Class: Creative Beginnings

April 13 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday until June 8, 2015

Creative Beginnings is a time for your child, together with a parent or caregiver, to explore the richness of the SJCC Early Childhood School through art, sensory experiences, and creative play. Parents and children facilitate exploration and socialization alongside longtime ECS teacher Laura Selby. As children develop social, emotional, and cognitive skills in this group setting, parents and caregivers develop a community within the J family. Runs September 8 through June 8. Mondays, 9:30-10:45 a.m. OR 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Contact: Laura…

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$180-216

Parenting Class: Mindful Interactions with Your Baby

April 14 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday until June 9, 2015

Tuesdays, 9:45-11:45 a.m. ages 6-12 months with parent/caregiver SJCC members: $180/guests $216 This class provides an opportunity for parents to focus on nurturing and establishing an authentic and trusting relationship with their child through observation and interaction. Topics include developmental stages, positive discipline, play and learning, and sleep. Parents will engage in discussions to better understand their child’s point of view and respond respectfully and sensitively to the cues given by their child. The infant-oriented environment will encourage exploring and…

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Reflective Parenting

April 15 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until April 15, 2015

Reflective Parenting offers a unique opportunity for parents of kids 2-8 years old to build their parenting skills and enhance their ability to understand and build stronger relationships with their children. Taught by renowned parenting educator Vicki Smolke. This research-based curriculum will help parents: Gain confidence by understanding the meaning and triggers of child(ren)’s behavior Provide tools to help your child better regulate their emotions Learn nurturing and helpful ways to be with your child(ren) in difficult moments  Develop a…

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FREE

Tot Shabbat – Mercer Island

April 17 @ 9:45 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Friday until June 19, 2015

Join us with your children and celebrate Shabbat with songs and challah on Friday mornings. Be sure to check the schedule at www.SJCC.org. Free; no registration necessary. Please note – no Tot Shabbat on Jan 2, Feb 6, April 3, July 3, 2015.

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40-60

Parents Night Out

April 18 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

It may be called Parents Night Out, but let’s be honest, it’s really for the kids! Join us for Ol’ West: Hitch your horses for a night of rootin’ tootin’ good times! Games, arts and crafts, and activities — there’s something for everyone. Includes dinner.

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$592-718

Parenting Class: Creative Beginnings

April 20 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday until June 8, 2015

Creative Beginnings is a time for your child, together with a parent or caregiver, to explore the richness of the SJCC Early Childhood School through art, sensory experiences, and creative play. Parents and children facilitate exploration and socialization alongside longtime ECS teacher Laura Selby. As children develop social, emotional, and cognitive skills in this group setting, parents and caregivers develop a community within the J family. Runs September 8 through June 8. Mondays, 9:30-10:45 a.m. OR 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Contact: Laura…

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Free

Bringing Judaism to Life for Young Children

April 21 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am

Judaism offers children a way to develop values that can carry them forth in their life’s journey. Learn about ways to help bring Jewish values into your child’s life.

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$180-216

Parenting Class: Mindful Interactions with Your Baby

April 21 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday until June 9, 2015

Tuesdays, 9:45-11:45 a.m. ages 6-12 months with parent/caregiver SJCC members: $180/guests $216 This class provides an opportunity for parents to focus on nurturing and establishing an authentic and trusting relationship with their child through observation and interaction. Topics include developmental stages, positive discipline, play and learning, and sleep. Parents will engage in discussions to better understand their child’s point of view and respond respectfully and sensitively to the cues given by their child. The infant-oriented environment will encourage exploring and…

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Mommy Matters: Moms, Getting Real About What Matters

April 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until June 9, 2015

Mommy Matters is an opportunity for moms to get support and learn about what matters most as your child moves through the toddler and preschool years. Mommy Matters blends Love and Logic Parenting, Positive Discipline, and Gottman principles with personal coaching. Contact instructor Melissa Benaroya, LICSW, for more information and to register at melissa@growparenting.com.

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180 suggested minimum donation

SJCC 10th Annual Circle of Friends Luncheon

April 23 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Support the J and join us for the 10th annual Circle of Friends Luncheon as we celebrate the many ways in which the J builds community and creates programs, partnerships and spaces that welcome everyone to learn, grow, and celebrate Jewish life and culture.

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FREE

Tot Shabbat – Mercer Island

April 24 @ 9:45 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Friday until June 19, 2015

Join us with your children and celebrate Shabbat with songs and challah on Friday mornings. Be sure to check the schedule at www.SJCC.org. Free; no registration necessary. Please note – no Tot Shabbat on Jan 2, Feb 6, April 3, July 3, 2015.

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$592-718

Parenting Class: Creative Beginnings

April 27 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday until June 8, 2015

Creative Beginnings is a time for your child, together with a parent or caregiver, to explore the richness of the SJCC Early Childhood School through art, sensory experiences, and creative play. Parents and children facilitate exploration and socialization alongside longtime ECS teacher Laura Selby. As children develop social, emotional, and cognitive skills in this group setting, parents and caregivers develop a community within the J family. Runs September 8 through June 8. Mondays, 9:30-10:45 a.m. OR 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Contact: Laura…

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$180-216

Parenting Class: Mindful Interactions with Your Baby

April 28 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday until June 9, 2015

Tuesdays, 9:45-11:45 a.m. ages 6-12 months with parent/caregiver SJCC members: $180/guests $216 This class provides an opportunity for parents to focus on nurturing and establishing an authentic and trusting relationship with their child through observation and interaction. Topics include developmental stages, positive discipline, play and learning, and sleep. Parents will engage in discussions to better understand their child’s point of view and respond respectfully and sensitively to the cues given by their child. The infant-oriented environment will encourage exploring and…

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259-279

Mommy Matters: Moms, Getting Real About What Matters

April 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until June 9, 2015

Mommy Matters is an opportunity for moms to get support and learn about what matters most as your child moves through the toddler and preschool years. Mommy Matters blends Love and Logic Parenting, Positive Discipline, and Gottman principles with personal coaching. Contact instructor Melissa Benaroya, LICSW, for more information and to register at melissa@growparenting.com.

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May 2015
FREE

Tot Shabbat – Mercer Island

May 1 @ 9:45 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Friday until June 19, 2015

Join us with your children and celebrate Shabbat with songs and challah on Friday mornings. Be sure to check the schedule at www.SJCC.org. Free; no registration necessary. Please note – no Tot Shabbat on Jan 2, Feb 6, April 3, July 3, 2015.

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Ester Rada in Concert

May 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

A community concert from Israeli Ethiopian Jazz artist Ester Rada. Rada is a stimulating young singer and songwriter with a unique cross-cultural approach that reflects her Ethiopian heritage and Israeli upbringing, while embracing the influence of American soul icons like Nina Simone and Aretha Franklin. Combining R&B, Ethio-Jazz, reggae and classic funk, Rada’s music is a truly global stew that has earned her critical raves and performances around the world, including an opening tour slot for R&B queen Alicia Keys,…

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$592-718

Parenting Class: Creative Beginnings

May 4 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday until June 8, 2015

Creative Beginnings is a time for your child, together with a parent or caregiver, to explore the richness of the SJCC Early Childhood School through art, sensory experiences, and creative play. Parents and children facilitate exploration and socialization alongside longtime ECS teacher Laura Selby. As children develop social, emotional, and cognitive skills in this group setting, parents and caregivers develop a community within the J family. Runs September 8 through June 8. Mondays, 9:30-10:45 a.m. OR 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Contact: Laura…

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$180-216

Parenting Class: Mindful Interactions with Your Baby

May 5 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday until June 9, 2015

Tuesdays, 9:45-11:45 a.m. ages 6-12 months with parent/caregiver SJCC members: $180/guests $216 This class provides an opportunity for parents to focus on nurturing and establishing an authentic and trusting relationship with their child through observation and interaction. Topics include developmental stages, positive discipline, play and learning, and sleep. Parents will engage in discussions to better understand their child’s point of view and respond respectfully and sensitively to the cues given by their child. The infant-oriented environment will encourage exploring and…

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259-279

Mommy Matters: Moms, Getting Real About What Matters

May 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until June 9, 2015

Mommy Matters is an opportunity for moms to get support and learn about what matters most as your child moves through the toddler and preschool years. Mommy Matters blends Love and Logic Parenting, Positive Discipline, and Gottman principles with personal coaching. Contact instructor Melissa Benaroya, LICSW, for more information and to register at melissa@growparenting.com.

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FREE

Tot Shabbat – Mercer Island

May 8 @ 9:45 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Friday until June 19, 2015

Join us with your children and celebrate Shabbat with songs and challah on Friday mornings. Be sure to check the schedule at www.SJCC.org. Free; no registration necessary. Please note – no Tot Shabbat on Jan 2, Feb 6, April 3, July 3, 2015.

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$592-718

Parenting Class: Creative Beginnings

May 11 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday until June 8, 2015

Creative Beginnings is a time for your child, together with a parent or caregiver, to explore the richness of the SJCC Early Childhood School through art, sensory experiences, and creative play. Parents and children facilitate exploration and socialization alongside longtime ECS teacher Laura Selby. As children develop social, emotional, and cognitive skills in this group setting, parents and caregivers develop a community within the J family. Runs September 8 through June 8. Mondays, 9:30-10:45 a.m. OR 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Contact: Laura…

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$180-216

Parenting Class: Mindful Interactions with Your Baby

May 12 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday until June 9, 2015

Tuesdays, 9:45-11:45 a.m. ages 6-12 months with parent/caregiver SJCC members: $180/guests $216 This class provides an opportunity for parents to focus on nurturing and establishing an authentic and trusting relationship with their child through observation and interaction. Topics include developmental stages, positive discipline, play and learning, and sleep. Parents will engage in discussions to better understand their child’s point of view and respond respectfully and sensitively to the cues given by their child. The infant-oriented environment will encourage exploring and…

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259-279

Mommy Matters: Moms, Getting Real About What Matters

May 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until June 9, 2015

Mommy Matters is an opportunity for moms to get support and learn about what matters most as your child moves through the toddler and preschool years. Mommy Matters blends Love and Logic Parenting, Positive Discipline, and Gottman principles with personal coaching. Contact instructor Melissa Benaroya, LICSW, for more information and to register at melissa@growparenting.com.

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FREE

Tot Shabbat – Mercer Island

May 15 @ 9:45 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Friday until June 19, 2015

Join us with your children and celebrate Shabbat with songs and challah on Friday mornings. Be sure to check the schedule at www.SJCC.org. Free; no registration necessary. Please note – no Tot Shabbat on Jan 2, Feb 6, April 3, July 3, 2015.

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40-60

Parents Night Out

May 16 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

It may be called Parents Night Out, but let’s be honest, it’s really for the kids! Join us for Kings and Queens of the Round Table: Hear Ye, Hear Ye! Gather around the table for a night of adventure. Games, arts and crafts, and activities — there’s something for everyone. Includes dinner.

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$592-718

Parenting Class: Creative Beginnings

May 18 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday until June 8, 2015

Creative Beginnings is a time for your child, together with a parent or caregiver, to explore the richness of the SJCC Early Childhood School through art, sensory experiences, and creative play. Parents and children facilitate exploration and socialization alongside longtime ECS teacher Laura Selby. As children develop social, emotional, and cognitive skills in this group setting, parents and caregivers develop a community within the J family. Runs September 8 through June 8. Mondays, 9:30-10:45 a.m. OR 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Contact: Laura…

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$180-216

Parenting Class: Mindful Interactions with Your Baby

May 19 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday until June 9, 2015

Tuesdays, 9:45-11:45 a.m. ages 6-12 months with parent/caregiver SJCC members: $180/guests $216 This class provides an opportunity for parents to focus on nurturing and establishing an authentic and trusting relationship with their child through observation and interaction. Topics include developmental stages, positive discipline, play and learning, and sleep. Parents will engage in discussions to better understand their child’s point of view and respond respectfully and sensitively to the cues given by their child. The infant-oriented environment will encourage exploring and…

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259-279

Mommy Matters: Moms, Getting Real About What Matters

May 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until June 9, 2015

Mommy Matters is an opportunity for moms to get support and learn about what matters most as your child moves through the toddler and preschool years. Mommy Matters blends Love and Logic Parenting, Positive Discipline, and Gottman principles with personal coaching. Contact instructor Melissa Benaroya, LICSW, for more information and to register at melissa@growparenting.com.

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60-70

SJCC School’s Out Camp: Friday, May 22

May 22 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

When school’s out, the J is in! Offering variety of full and half-day camps during school breaks. Each day features activities centered on a special theme, plus kids will swim, play in the gym, and enjoy arts and crafts. Week-long break camps include field trips. For full-day camps, bring a bathing suit, towel and non-perishable dairy, peanut-free lunch. If you have questions, contact SJCC Youth and Family Program Coordinator Daliah Silver at DaliahS@sjcc.org or 206-388-0839. Full-Day Camp: Friday, May 22…

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