Parenting Workshop: All Joy and No Fun
On Tuesday, December 2 at JBSC, award-winning journalist Jennifer Senior joins us to discuss the effects of children on their parents' marriages, jobs, habits, hobbies, friendships, and identities.
Jewish Book Month Shabbat Service
"Is there such a thing as Jewish literature?" Poet and critic Adam Kirsch will analyze that question on Friday, December 5 in an Amram Scholar Series talk at Shabbat services and at dinner afterwards in celebration of Jewish Book Month.
On Wednesday, November 17, nearly two dozen Washington Hebrew Congregation teens joined over 300 other Jewish youths from the D.C. area at a private pre-screening of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, sponsored by BBYO and their “Hunger Is Not a Game” initiative. As the teens entered the theater, they brought with them canned and shelf-stable food – nearly 950 pounds, in all – to benefit Manna Food Center.Read More ➔
In a year during which conflict in the Middle East has cast doubt on co-existence efforts, thousands of Muslims and Jews came together at over 200 events spanning over 30 countries during… Read More ➔
(RNS) Frustrated by dangerously high tensions between Jews and Muslims in the Holy Land, 60 imams and rabbis gathered Sunday (Nov. 23) to hatch concrete plans to bridge the gulf between their communities, minus the kumbaya.Read More ➔