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Your health and safety is our number one priority. Due to COVID-19, some of our programs and services may be offered online, have a new in-person schedule and requirements, or may be suspended. Please check our website or contact us for more information. Click here for our COVID-19 safety precautions and updates. We’re in this together… six feet apart.

We’re the Hub of Jewish Life in Central Texas.

Shalom Austin enhances the quality of Jewish life in the greater Austin area and around the world through philanthropy, education, social service, culture, spirituality and total wellness. 

OUR IMPACT

It all starts with you. You make everything we do possible.

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OUR COMMUNITY

The Jewish community is growing, just like the rest of Austin. The Dell Jewish Community Campus serves as a home away from home.

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Become a J Member

Find your community at the J. Whether you’re into fitness and sports, or arts and culture, or just looking for some family fun, there’s something here for you.

Get Connected

Join a group, take a trip, or volunteer. There are lots of ways to get involved in Shalom Austin!

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Get Connected

Join a group, take a trip, or volunteer. There are lots of ways to get involved in Shalom Austin!

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We offer community events, free group fitness classes, Shabbat song sessions, camp activities, and more! Sign-up for our e-newsletters to stay up-to-date and follow up on social media.

COMMUNITY EVENTS

Jul 28, 2021 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Parlor & Yard, 601 W 6th St
Austin, TX 78701 United States
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- Are you new to Austin and/or new to YAD (active for less than 6 months)? - Do you want to get more connected to the Austin Jewish community? - Have you tried YAD in the past and want to check it out again? - Do you want to meet other Austinites who are also […]

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Aug 01, 2021 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Patterson Neighborhood Park, 4200 Brookview Rd
Austin, TX 78722 United States
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Join us for a morning of swings, slides and socializing! We will meet at the playground area. Register here.  

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Aug 11, 2021 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Join us every other Wednesday for “The Writers,” an ongoing writing group that meets bi-monthly. The group’s key interest is writing plays, but it welcomes writers who want to write monologues, screenplays, sketch comedy, etc. and who would like to contribute creatively to this serious group.

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Aug 13, 2021 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Shalom Austin, 7300 Hart Lane
Austin, TX 78731 United States
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Grab a blanket and let's celebrate Shabbat with a pizza picnic on the front lawn! Ms. Jomel will lead us in blessings and interactive songs on her ukulele while we enjoy each other's company and welcome the holiday. Order a pizza or bring your own snacks! Register here.

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Aug 29, 2021 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Hat Creek Burger Company, 5902 Bee Cave Rd
West Lake Hills, TX 78746 United States
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Grab dinner and play with other families as we close out our summer events and look toward the fall! Register here.   

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Aug 29, 2021 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Click here to register now! Welcome Back! Join us LIVE for Wine Down to see friends, welcome newcomers, build community, and get connected with Women’s Philanthropy. Event Chair: Marissa Sternberg

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The Jewish Outlook July 2021 Edition

Songs of the USA: A Multi-Genre Musical Celebration of our Country

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Adults 60+ Virtual Shabbat Featuring Rabbi Amy Cohen

AJFF: After Munich

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Parent Pop-In: Tacos & Talking

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AJFF: LABYRINTH OF PEACE

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JNF: A Cultural Journey into the Western Galilee

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Austin Jewish Business Network | Speaker & Topic TBA

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OUR FUTURE

We’re expanding! Our $25 million Generations capital campaign will allow us to meet the needs of our growing community.

Dell Jewish Community Center

The Vision

Our new Dell Jewish Community Center will include a new aquatics center, a new 2-story fitness center with city views, additional fitness studios, tennis courts, a cafe, a Jewish education center, a physical therapy center, and more!

How You Can Help

Please consider giving to the Generations Campaign that will be used to further enhance the project plans and cover increased constructions costs.

Clifford Zeifman Family Early Childhood Center

How You Can Help

Please consider giving to the Generations Campaign that will be used to further enhance the project plans and cover increased constructions costs.

I am ecstatically happy to be back and so impressed with the steps that everyone took to keep people safe as well as the organization of equipment and procedures. I know a lot of thought went into it and I can’t brag on you guys enough!!

I am ecstatically happy to be back and so impressed with the steps that everyone took to keep people safe as well as the organization of equipment and procedures. I know a lot of thought went into it and I can’t brag on you guys enough!!

JEWISH OUTLOOK

The Jewish Outlook is the only Jewish newspaper in Austin, Texas, providing local, national and international news of interest to the Austin Jewish community. It is published by Shalom Austin.

JEWISH COMMUNITY BLOG

The Jewish Community Blog includes The Jewish Outlook articles, press releases, CEO messages and other community news.

JEWISH AUSTIN

Jewish Austin: A Guide to Jewish Living in Central Texas is a glossy magazine that serves as a comprehensive guide to the local Jewish community in Austin and Central Texas, for current residents, newcomers and those considering a move to the area.