• Torah Study: 9:30 am, Sat. Nov 17th

    Parashat Vayetzei, Genesis 28:10-32:3: On his way to his uncle Laban’s, Jacob dreams of a ladder that stretches up from earth to heaven. There are angels of God ascending and descending the ladder. Jacob lives at his uncle Laban’s home for several years, marrying Laban’s daughters, Leah and Rachel, and building a large family…

  • A Message from Our President Suzanne Greenberg

    I was touched beyond words at the response to our call for a vigil following the massacre in Pittsburgh. In under 24 hours, folks united across cultural and religious lines to come together to make a stand against hatred and bigotry. Click above to continue reading…

About

Havurat Ee Shalom — literally “a group of friends on an island of peace — is a warm and welcoming home for the spiritual, social and intellectual needs of the Jewish Community of Vashon Island. We aim to foster the exploration…

Havurah Membership

Membership and donations are a vital part of our annual budget and are critical to ensuring our Jewish presence on Vashon Island. Our year begins and ends about September (at Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year). The Vashon Havurah (also…

Upcoming Music Events

Irish music and dance returns to the Havurah in February 2019: Frankie Gavin, the iconic Irish fiddler performs Feb 4th 2019. And Nic Gareiss, Michigan-born dancer, musician, and dance researcher performs Feb 17th…

Events

Torah Study: 9:30 am, Sat. Nov 17th

Parashat Vayetzei, Genesis 28:10-32:3: On his way to his uncle Laban’s, Jacob dreams of a ladder that stretches up from earth to heaven. There are angels of God ascending and descending the ladder. Jacob lives at his uncle Laban’s home for several years, marrying Laban’s daughters, Leah and Rachel, and building a large family…

A Message from Our President Suzanne Greenberg

I was touched beyond words at the response to our call for a vigil following the massacre in Pittsburgh. In under 24 hours, folks united across cultural and religious lines to come together to make a stand against hatred and bigotry. Click above to continue reading…

Upcoming Events

Sunday Dec 2: First night of Hanukkah! Saturday Dec. 8: Hanukkah party at Cohousing. Wednesday, Dec. 19: Havurah-Sponsored Christmas Dinner @ Episcopal Church. Feb 4th: Irish Music & Dance Violinist Frankie Gavin. Feb 17th: Dancer-Musician Nic Gareiss.   More Details……

Torah Study: 9:30 am, Sat. Nov 17th

Parashat Vayetzei, Genesis 28:10-32:3: On his way to his uncle Laban’s, Jacob dreams of a ladder that stretches up from earth to heaven. There are angels of God ascending and descending the ladder. Jacob lives at his uncle Laban’s home for several years, marrying Laban’s daughters, Leah and Rachel, and building a large family…

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A Message from Our President Suzanne Greenberg

I was touched beyond words at the response to our call for a vigil following the massacre in Pittsburgh. In under 24 hours, folks united across cultural and religious lines to come together to make a stand against hatred and bigotry. Click above to continue reading…

Learn More

Upcoming Events

Sunday Dec 2: First night of Hanukkah! Saturday Dec. 8: Hanukkah party at Cohousing. Wednesday, Dec. 19: Havurah-Sponsored Christmas Dinner @ Episcopal Church. Feb 4th: Irish Music & Dance Violinist Frankie Gavin. Feb 17th: Dancer-Musician Nic Gareiss.   More Details……

Learn More