Passover Across America

Saturday Night

April 4th

2nd Seder

8:30 pm

Seward Park

On Saturday night, April 4th, Jews everywhere will lift up the four cups of wine and commemorate their transformation from slaves into a free nation. In Seattle, join Rabbi Avrohom David and his family for 2nd Seder.

For location and RSVP, please contact:206-369-1215 or

A project of The Seattle Kollel and the National Jewish Outreach Program.

Camp Kalsman Shabbaton

Friday afternoon

May 29th to

Sunday morning

May 31st

Please join the families of the Seattle Kollel for a physically relaxing and

spiritually motivating Shabbat experience out in nature.

Enjoy 300 beautiful acres that include dense native forest, trails, waterfront, outdoor amphitheater, ball courts and more.

In addition to three full Shabbat meals, there will be formal and informal learning opportunities for men, women and children.

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Women's Trip to Israel!

For Jewish Moms


July 5-14, 2015

Connect to the Heritage that is yours and bring it home!

It's like Birthright for Jewish Mothers with kids at home.

Contact Shaindel Bresler


Join us for our next Trip July 2015!

Registration deadline is April 15th!

24th Anniversary Gala!

Sunday, June 7th

5:00 pm Cocktails

6:00 pm Dinner

Please join us at Congregation Ezra Bessaroth as The Seattle Kollel celebrates its 24th Anniversary with a beautiful Gala Dinner!

More Details to be Announced

Partners in Torah

For Women!


7:30 PM

Partners in Torah for Women. Mondays at 7:30 pm at The Seattle Kollel.

Study any topic; Hebrew Reading, Parsha, Jewish Law and Ethics with a study partner. Partners in Torah Committee: Carole Azose, Sarah Brody, Rooksie David and Sharon Toban. Tor arrange for a partner or for more information, contact Rooksie David at 206-790-1475 or

SEED Day Camp for Boys

For those entering 3rd grade and up.

Registration Forms required.

Contact the Seattle Kollel 206-722-8289

June 9 - August 6

Six weeks of learning, sports, trips and fun!

$150 per week $60 per week until 12:00 PM

(scholarships available)

Monday - Thursday

8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

(davening 8:30 AM - learning start at 9:30 AM)


8:30 - 1:00 PM

SEED Day Camp for Girls

June 29 - August 6

Monday - Thursday

9:30 AM - 3:30 PM


9:30 - 1:00 PM

Seward Park Location

It's an incredible summer program For those entering 3rd grade and up filled with Trips, Crafts, and More!

Our dedicated staff ensures it to be their top priority to provide a warm and friendly atmosphere, allowing each camper to feel WELCOME!

A Summer Experience To Remember!

$150 per week (scholarships available) Registration Form Required.


Daf Yomi

Begins Wednesday

February 4th

9:15 PM

Sunday through Thursday Evenings

Daf Yomi Masechta Kesuvos

Begins Monday Oct 6th

at The Seattle Kollel.

For more information or if you would like a Daf Yomi Class at a different timeof day, contact Rabbi Avrohom David


Daf HaYomi B'Halacha

Sunday through Thursday

8:00 pm

Maariv 9:00 pm

The Mishna Berura is a commentary on Orach Chayim, the first section

of the Shulchan Aruch. We are now studying Hilchos Megilla, the Laws of Purim.

Join us at The Seattle Kollel or via the internet at Zoom.US.

For more information, Please contact Rabbi Meir Waxman


Crash Course in Biblical Hebrew

5 Tuesdays

April 21, 28, May 5, 12, 19

7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Congregation Shevet Achim

8685 SE 47th St, Mercer Island

Want to learn how to read the Siddur and Chumash Hebrew in just a few sessions? Don't put it off any longer, here's your chance to learn to read!

Taught by Rabbi Avrohom David, this crash course course is offered free by Congregation Shevet Achim and The Seattle Kollel in conjunction with the National Jewish Outreach Project. To Register: Contact Mendel Kornfeld or 561-707-6223

Rabbi Mansour Weekly

Video Shiur


8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

at The Seattle Kollel

You don't have to be Sephardic to love Rabbi Mansour   Come enjoy the beauty of Torah with this weekly Satellite Video Presentation.

Lunch and Learn


12 noon to 1 pm

Island Crust Cafe

7525 SE 24th St Ste 100

Mercer Island, WA

Relax at the Cafe while exploring the weekly Torah Portion, looking critically at the Parsha themes, commentaries, and their relevance to modern-day challenges and experiences.

No charge for class, delicious menu items for purchase.

To be added to our weekly e-reminders email: or Rabbi Hassan at

Ongoing CLASSES!

Please join us at The Seattle Kollel!

- Sunday Brunch and Learn

- Jewish Ethics and Philosophy for Women

- Open Beis Medrash

- Daf Yomi for Men

- Daf HaYomi B'Halacha for Men

- Portals of Faith for Women - Partners in Torah for Women

- Torah with a Twist for Women

- Talmud Study [downtown]

- Lunch and Learn at Island Crust

- Climbing the Summit

- Rabbi Eli Mansour Video

- Avot UBanim

**Join our E-Mail Newsletter for updates on times and changes**

Classes for Women

Learning opportunities

just for Women!

Join us for Women's Only Classes:

"Jewish Ethics and Philosophy" with

Rabbi Avrohom David

Sunday Evenings

7:30 PM at the Kollel

RSVP: 206-369-1215

"Portals of Faith", Living day to day with G-d awareness. with Mrs. Rooksie David Mondays 9:30 am in a private home in Seward Park

"Partners in Torah" Study any topic with a study partner at the Seattle Kollel Mondays 7:30 pm Contact Mrs. Rooksie David 206-790-1475 or

"Torah With a Twist" with

Rabbi Yehuda Bresler

Wednesdays at 11 am

Congregation Shevet Achim on Mercer Island 8685 SE 47th St.

Questions and Location call:


Mincha and Maariv

Maariv: 9:00 pm

Sunday - Thursday

November through February: Join us for Mincha

12:45 pm at The Seattle Kollel

David Hyman Beis Medrash Community Sephardic Minha

Joint EB-SBH-Kollel weekdays (M-Th)

April and August Mincha at 7:45 pm

June and July Mincha at 8:45 pm


August through May 9:00 pm

June and July 9:45 pm

Sunday - Thursday

All are welcome, please join us!

The Jewish Journey Year 2

25 Wednesday Evenings

October 29th - May 27th

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Life is a Trip, A Jewish Life is a Journey!

Start yours today.

Learn Judaism from Birth to Death,

From Spiritual to Physical, From Alef to Taf, From Mystical to Mundane.

An organized approach to understanding YOUR Heritage

Delve into the Timeless Wisdom of the Sages.

Sign up today! (Year 1 not required)

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Fundraising Appeal

Thank you for your support!

General Donations

Tribute Cards

Day of Learning

Monthly Donations

The Seattle Kollel provides excellence in Jewish Education for All Jews at Every Level!

DONATIONS ARE GREATLY NEEDED to continue our variety of classes and programing. Please support The Seattle Kollel today with your donation!

Click the DONATE button to the left; Call with a credit card; or Mail in your checks today.


'Day of Learning" sponsorship opportunities are available.

Torah study by the Seattle Kollel Rabbis within the Kollel classes and Beit Midrash may serve as a merit for your loved one.

Day of Learning........$180.00

Week of Learning.....$1,000.00

Month of Learning....$3,600.00

To sponsor, please contact Rabbi David 206-369-1215

Climbing The Summit

Class for Seniors

The Summit At First Hill

1200 University St, 98101

Bi monthly

Climbing The Summit- Fascinating Torah Insights From a Mature Perspective As a senior, you have a wealth of knowledge and experience about life. The Torah contains the wisdom of the ages. Combine both for an amazingone two punch of enlightenment. Join this dynamic bi-monthly Torah class given by Rabbi Meir Waxman of the Seattle Kollel.

For more information and schedule contact 732-690-5961 or


Saturday Nights

7 PM to 8 PM

through February 27


"Boys and Girls learning Torah with their Parents (and Grandparents!)".

Connect with your child in the most meaningful way possible - Learn with them! Great Food!

Weekly Prize raffles!

For more information contact Rabbi Bresler at 206.331.8767 or

Art Exhibit and Sale

Rabbi Yonah Weinrib's Art Pieces are currently on display at The Seattle Kollel.

You are invited to tour the walls of The Seattle Kollel to view his exquisite artwork. Rabbi Yonah Weinrib is a world renown artist and calligrapher who specializes in elaborate, researched based manuscript illumination.

These samples are for sale, or we will assist you in ordering beautifully framed original pieces. All sales benefit the Kollel.

West Seattle TLC

West Seattle

Torah Learning Center

Your Jewish Family in West Seattle.

Join us for Shabbat and Holiday Programing as well as other West Seattle Classes and Events.

Contact 206-722-8289 to be added to this E-Newsletter.


Jewish Student Experience UW

Welcome To the Jewish Student Experience at University of Washington!

The JSE at UW welcomes you to a year of opportunities! Find YOUR place, right here...Inspiration. Soul food. Israel Trips. Friendship. Hebrew classes. Retreats. Torah wisdom. A place to just chill. And of course, our famously gourmet Shabbat cuisine!

Contact Rabbi Aaron Steinfeld

Daf Yummy Cookbooks



$20.00 each or

Set of 2 (one of each) $36.00

We will happily mail for an additional $4.00 each!

From the kitchens of The Seattle Kollel   we are proud to present:

DAF YUMMY COOKBOOKS a unique and delicious Fundraiser.

Marion Davis BBQ Sauce!

Marian Davis BBQ Sauce - fabulous on chicken, beef, fish, and vegetables!

$5 bottle, $24 Tub, or case of 12 bottles for $55.00.

All profits of the BBQ sauce now go to the Seattle Kollel.

Bottles are available at the Kollel,, Mutual Fish in S. Seattle, and other fine stores or at to purchase or the list of stores around the USA.

Our Mission and Our Vision

OUR VISION: To be an excellent community focused organization, dedicated to continuous Torah Education in Seattle, which attracts, welcomes, and inspires every Jewish person to continually increase his or her knowledge of Torah, thereby enhancing Jewish life and strengthening Jewish continuity throughout the Pacific Northwest. JEWISH LEARNING FOR EVERY LEVEL! All Jews are welcome.


Kollel Staff

Contact Information

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5305 52nd Avenue South
Seattle, WA 98118
Phone: (206) 722-8289