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Stroum Jewish Community Center of Greater Seattle
Mercer Island Location: 3801 East Mercer Way, Mercer Island, Washington 98040
Celebrate and share the Sephardic community’s unique heritage, language, food, and cultural pride. This all-ages event will have cooking demonstrations, Sephardic bingo, an art exhibit, craft projects for kids, games, food for sale, and more.
Headlining the event is the Isramerica House Band, performing at 1:30 pm. This hip, young, cutting-edge group of Israeli and Jewish American vocalists performs everything from classic Israeli tunes and ethnic mizrahi (Middle Eastern Jewish) music to Broadway hits and American pop songs.
Plus, check out the “Shalom! Sefarad: El Florecimiento de la Vida Sefardí en Seattle” Exhibit about the hard-working Sephardic immigrants from the Ottoman Empire who came to Seattle to build new lives for their families brought to you by the Washington State Jewish Historical Society. Thanks to the sponsors: Seattle Sephardic Network, Sephardic Brotherhood, 4Culture, The Issac Alhadeff Foundation, MOHAI, The Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle, The Rita & Herbert Rosen Foundation, Loeb Family Charitable Foundation, Martin Selig, and Sterling Realty Organization.