About Us


The Secular Jewish Circle of Puget Sound (SJC) has been a vibrant, independent, and diverse community since 1994. At SJC, Judaism thrives through holiday celebrations, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs ceremonies, a culture-based Sunday school for children, book club, dinners, outdoor family events, and social action. Our intergenerational community includes Jewish individuals and couples, children, interfaith and multi-cultural […]



As a Secular Jewish Circle member there are many wonderful events to attend.  Here is a list of our ongoing events:  (Please note SJC events strive to be a fragrance-free environment. Please refrain from using scented personal care, laundry, and cleaning products. “Thank you for your consideration of others who suffer allergies and reactions to fragrances.) […]



The Secular Jewish Circle is committed to education for both adults and children. For adults, SJC hosts a monthly Schmere and Schmooze discussion group and a book group.  Schmere and Schmooze blends presentations from Jewish leaders, discussions on a wide range of topics, and food!  The monthly book group reads fascinating works and comes together for a […]

Event Calendar

Upcoming Events

  • Rosh Hashanah is coming – Register Now!

    Our new season starts with the New Year – Rosh Hashanah on Wednesday, September 24th at 7 pm. Download this form for Rosh Hashanah registration 2014  and mail it in or bring it with you to the ceremony. (Please RSVP by September 10th) Join our SJC family and friends as we gather together for this beloved […]

  • Membership 2014-15

    Joining SJC is EASY! Just print out the Membership Form 2014-15 (in Adobe Acrobat format) and send it in with a check for the membership fee to:  SJC, PMB 367,  117 East Louisa Street Seattle, WA 98102 with payment. The new year started on August 1, 2014.