There are a lot of great upcoming events coming in the next few months through the Washington State Jewish Historical Society. For those of you who don’t know, the Washington State Jewish Historical Society is dedicated to discovering, preserving, and disseminating the history of the Jews of Washington. Mark you calendars for the following events:
Tuesday, October 18th, Noon
At the Summit at First Hill
Join WSJHS as they honor incoming and outgoing board members, install new members and present the annual report. A light lunch will be served.
RSVP required. Contact the office at 206-774-2277 or email to make your reservation. For security reasons, only those who have reserved a place will be admitted.
Tastes and Treats of Food and Theater – Annual Fundraiser
Sunday, November 6th, 2-4:30 p.m.
$36 per person
$18 for ages 30 and under
Come celebrate the launch of Yesterday’s Mavens, Today’s Foodies: Traditions in Northwest Jewish Kitchens, WSJHS very own Washington State Jewish Historical Cookbook. Enjoy a presentation by the new Seattle Jewish Theater Company while sampling Jewish foods and perusing storyboards from our award-winning exhibit, Who’s Minding the Store?
Heroes Making History
Sunday, December 4th, 2-4 p.m.
Please join the Washington State Jewish Historical Society in honoring Washington State’s Jewish veterans. Come hear veterans from different generations speak about their lives. Among the honored guests are retired Admiral Herb Bridge and his son, retired Captain Jon Bridge of the Judge Advocate General’s office. All who have served, and those who have loved ones who have served, are encouraged to attend to honor their service and memory.
Eugene Normand will be presented as 2011 Meta Buttnick Award winner. Honor Eugene with a tribute.
Make your reservation by emailing or calling the WSJHS office at 206-774-2277.