Stories in the Sukkah
Please join the Asian Jewish Initiative of Seattle in the Sukkah for “Stories in the Sukkah” on Thursday, October 5 from 1:00-3:00 PM PT at Temple de Hirsch Sinai on Capitol Hill. Open to members of the Asian and Jewish communities of Seattle, this program will include background on the Jewish holiday of Sukkot, a harvest holiday focused on agriculture and welcoming guests, followed by group conversations around themes of storytelling, food, and culture. Vegetarian food and drinks will be served and spots are limited.
The Asian Jewish Initiative of Seattle is an effort started in 2022 with the goals of fostering community, advancing civil rights, and fighting discrimination. Member organizations include the Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) Pacific Northwest Office, Chinese Information and Service Center (CISC), American Jewish Committee (AJC) Seattle, Holocaust Center for Humanity, International Community Health Services (ICHS), Khalsa Gurmat Center, Jewish Family Service (JFS) of Seattle, the Washington State Commission on Asian Pacific American Affairs (CAPAA), the Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) of Seattle, the Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) of the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle, OCA Greater Seattle, Temple de Hirsch Sinai, Temple Beth Am, the Washington State Jewish Historical Society, and the Wing Luke Museum.
Please register by September 28.