Menu Washington Hebrew Congregation

Calendar

June 22, 2017 / Thursday
Groups & Activities
Twilight Tour: Jewish Downtown Washington with 2239
5:30PM— 8:30PM

Enjoy happy hour at the Jewish deli-inspired Carving Room before heading to the streets for a walking tour of Jewish downtown Washington. On this tour you will see four historic synagogues in addition to government and religious buildings that help tell the story of the Jewish and non-Jewish community in…

Read More  ➔
June 23, 2017 / Friday
Groups & Activities
Mah Jongg
10:30AM— 4:00PM

Spend your day engaged in the thrilling game of Mah Jongg! Game play starts at 10:30 am. The end time is flexible, and if there's enough interest, the games will continue until 4:00 pm.

Read More  ➔
June 23, 2017 / Friday

This event has been canceled.

Groups & Activities
Shabbat Under the Stars Dinner with Couples Club
6:00PM— 8:00PM

Join us at Temple on Friday, June 23 at 6:00 pm for Shabbat Under the Stars and enjoy dinner with the Couples Club after the service.

This program is free, but we ask that you bring a picnic for yourself and your family and an hors d'oeuvre or dessert to…

Read More  ➔
June 23, 2017 / Friday
Special Services
Shabbat Under the Stars
6:00PM— 7:00PM

Led by Rabbi Lustig.

During the summer, we bring the relaxed, casual feel of long sunny days to our Friday night services. Taking advantage of our beautiful grounds at both Temple and JBSC, we hold Shabbat Under the Stars outside.

In the event of inclement weather, this service…

Read More  ➔
June 23, 2017 / Friday
Adult Groups
Metro Minyan
6:15PM—10:00PM

Led by Rabbi Miller, the evening begins at 6:15 pm with "A Shot of Torah," an opportunity to study the weekly Torah portion and dive into some serious (and not so serious) Jewish discussion. The guitar-led, come-as-you-are Shabbat service starts at 7:00 pm and is followed by dinner.

Dinner is $12 if…

Read More  ➔
June 24, 2017 / Saturday
Education
Early Torah Study
9:00AM—10:00AM

Led by Rabbi Miller.

Every Shabbat morning, we begin the day with an informal group at Temple to study parashat hashavua, the weekly Torah portion, in English. Led by one of the clergy, we analyze, question, and reflect on Judaism’s central text. All are welcome — just…

Read More  ➔
June 27, 2017 / Tuesday
Groups & Activities
WHC Books: "We Came to America"
7:00PM— 9:00PM

The final WHC Books program for the 2016-2017 season concludes with an early Fourth of July celebration. The lives of Emma Lazarus, whose poem adorns the base of the Statue of Liberty, and Levi Strauss, the first blue jean manufacturer, will be used to compare and contrast immigrant experiences and…

Read More  ➔
June 30, 2017 / Friday
Groups & Activities
Mah Jongg
10:30AM— 4:00PM

Spend your day engaged in the thrilling game of Mah Jongg! Game play starts at 10:30 am. The end time is flexible, and if there's enough interest, the games will continue until 4:00 pm.

Read More  ➔
July 1, 2017 / Saturday
Worship
Early Torah Study
9:00AM—10:00AM

Led by Cantor Bortnick.

Every Shabbat morning, we begin the day with an informal group at Temple to study parashat hashavua, the weekly Torah portion, in English. Led by one of the clergy, we analyze, question, and reflect on Judaism’s central text. All are welcome — just…

Read More  ➔
July 7, 2017 / Friday
Groups & Activities
Mah Jongg
10:30AM— 4:00PM

Spend your day engaged in the thrilling game of Mah Jongg! Game play starts at 10:30 am. The end time is flexible, and if there's enough interest, the games will continue until 4:00 pm.

Read More  ➔
July 8, 2017 / Saturday
Worship
Early Torah Study
9:00AM—10:00AM

Led by Rabbi Skloot.

Every Shabbat morning, we begin the day with an informal group at Temple to study parashat hashavua, the weekly Torah portion, in English. Led by one of the clergy, we analyze, question, and reflect on Judaism’s central text. All are welcome — just…

Read More  ➔
July 9, 2017 / Sunday
Groups & Activities
Nationals Game with 2239
1:00PM— 4:00PM

Join 2239 for a night of fun at Nationals Park. We have reserved a block of tickets for the Washington Nationals game on Sunday, July 9 at 1:35 pm versus the Atlanta Braves. Tickets are discounted and are only $12! Please order ASAP as tickets with our group are limited and will sell out…

Read More  ➔
July 11, 2017 / Tuesday
Education
The Red Stone: Mindfulness and Meditation Group
7:00PM— 8:30PM

The Red Stone welcomes individuals and couples experiencing fertility issues to its Mindfulness and Meditation Group, hosted by Washington Hebrew Congregation. The group meets at Temple on the second Tuesday evening of each month. We have a warm group of individuals and couples and welcome anyone who is interested in…

Read More  ➔
July 14, 2017 / Friday
Groups & Activities
Mah Jongg
10:30AM— 4:00PM

Spend your day engaged in the thrilling game of Mah Jongg! Game play starts at 10:30 am. The end time is flexible, and if there's enough interest, the games will continue until 4:00 pm.

Read More  ➔
July 14, 2017 / Friday
Special Services
Shabbat Under the Stars
6:00PM— 7:00PM

Led by Cantor Bortnick.

During the summer, we bring the relaxed, casual feel of long sunny days to our Friday night services. Taking advantage of our beautiful grounds at both Temple and the Julia Bindeman Suburban Center, we hold Shabbat Under the Stars outside.

In the event of…

Read More  ➔
July 15, 2017 / Saturday
Worship
Early Torah Study
9:00AM—10:00AM

Led by Rabbi Skloot.

Every Shabbat morning, we begin the day with an informal group at Temple to study parashat hashavua, the weekly Torah portion, in English. Led by one of the clergy, we analyze, question, and reflect on Judaism’s central text. All are welcome — just…

Read More  ➔
July 15, 2017 / Saturday
Groups & Activities
EmptyNesters' Havdalah, Dinner, and Program
5:30PM— 8:00PM

On Saturday, July 15 at 5:30 pm at the Julia Bindeman Suburban Center, the EmptyNesters present a unique journey down memory lane with a film and video program featuring many of our most beloved Jewish singers and comedians.

The event begins with wine and appetizers followed by a Havdalah service, delicious…

Read More  ➔
July 21, 2017 / Friday
Groups & Activities
Mah Jongg
10:30AM— 4:00PM

Spend your day engaged in the thrilling game of Mah Jongg! Game play starts at 10:30 am. The end time is flexible, and if there's enough interest, the games will continue until 4:00 pm.

Read More  ➔
July 22, 2017 / Saturday
Worship
Early Torah Study
9:00AM—10:00AM

Led by Rabbi Skloot.

Every Shabbat morning, we begin the day with an informal group at Temple to study parashat hashavua, the weekly Torah portion, in English. Led by one of the clergy, we analyze, question, and reflect on Judaism’s central text. All are welcome — just…

Read More  ➔
July 23, 2017 / Sunday
Hunger Project
WHC Hunger Project Food Packing
10:00AM—12:00PM

You are cordially invited to participate in a WHC Hunger Project food packing event. Many of you have already done a food packing and you know how worthwhile it is. For those of you who have not been to a WHC Hunger Project Food Packing, you are in for a…

Read More  ➔
July 28, 2017 / Friday
Groups & Activities
Mah Jongg
10:30AM— 4:00PM

Spend your day engaged in the thrilling game of Mah Jongg! Game play starts at 10:30 am. The end time is flexible, and if there's enough interest, the games will continue until 4:00 pm.

Read More  ➔
July 28, 2017 / Friday
Special Services
Shabbat Under the Stars
6:00PM— 7:00PM

Led by Rabbi Shankman.

During the summer, we bring the relaxed, casual feel of long sunny days to our Friday night services. Taking advantage of our beautiful grounds at both Temple and the Julia Bindeman Suburban Center, we hold Shabbat Under the Stars outside.

In the event of…

Read More  ➔
July 28, 2017 / Friday
Groups & Activities
Metro Minyan
6:15PM—10:00PM

Led by Rabbi Miller, the evening begins at 6:15 pm with "A Shot of Torah," an opportunity to study the weekly Torah portion and dive into some serious (and not so serious) Jewish discussion. The guitar-led, come-as-you-are Shabbat service starts at 7:00 pm and is followed by dinner.

Dinner is $12 if…

Read More  ➔
July 29, 2017 / Saturday
Worship
Early Torah Study
9:00AM—10:00AM

Led by Rabbi Skloot.

Every Shabbat morning, we begin the day with an informal group at Temple to study parashat hashavua, the weekly Torah portion, in English. Led by one of the clergy, we analyze, question, and reflect on Judaism’s central text. All are welcome — just…

Read More  ➔
August 5, 2017 / Saturday
Worship
Early Torah Study
9:00AM—10:00AM

Led by Cantor Manevich.

Every Shabbat morning, we begin the day with an informal group at Temple to study parashat hashavua, the weekly Torah portion, in English. Led by one of the clergy, we analyze, question, and reflect on Judaism’s central text. All are welcome — just…

Read More  ➔
August 8, 2017 / Tuesday
Education
The Red Stone: Mindfulness and Meditation Group
7:00PM— 8:30PM

The Red Stone welcomes individuals and couples experiencing fertility issues to its Mindfulness and Meditation Group, hosted by Washington Hebrew Congregation. The group meets at Temple on the second Tuesday evening of each month. We have a warm group of individuals and couples and welcome anyone who is interested in…

Read More  ➔
August 11, 2017 / Friday
Special Services
Shabbat Under the Stars
6:00PM— 7:00PM

Led by Rabbi Lustig.

During the summer, we bring the relaxed, casual feel of long sunny days to our Friday night services. Taking advantage of our beautiful grounds at both Temple and the Julia Bindeman Suburban Center, we hold Shabbat Under the Stars outside.

In the event of…

Read More  ➔
August 12, 2017 / Saturday
Worship
Early Torah Study
9:00AM—10:00AM

Led by Cantor Manevich.

Every Shabbat morning, we begin the day with an informal group at Temple to study parashat hashavua, the weekly Torah portion, in English. Led by one of the clergy, we analyze, question, and reflect on Judaism’s central text. All are welcome — just…

Read More  ➔
August 19, 2017 / Saturday
Worship
Early Torah Study
9:00AM—10:00AM

Led by Rabbi Skloot.

Every Shabbat morning, we begin the day with an informal group at Temple to study parashat hashavua, the weekly Torah portion, in English. Led by one of the clergy, we analyze, question, and reflect on Judaism’s central text. All are welcome — just…

Read More  ➔
August 20, 2017 / Sunday
Volunteer Groups
WHC Hunger Project Food Packing
10:00AM—12:00PM

You are cordially invited to participate in a WHC Hunger Project food packing event. Many of you have already done a food packing and you know how worthwhile it is. For those of you who have not been to a WHC Hunger Project Food Packing, you are in for a…

Read More  ➔
August 25, 2017 / Friday
Special Services
Shabbat Under the Stars Service & Dinner
6:00PM— 8:00PM

Led by Rabbi Lustig.

Join us at Temple for the final Shabbat Under the Stars of the summer. More relaxed in feel than traditional services, Shabbat Under the Stars features upbeat music in a casual, outdoor setting. Following the service, we will have an informal, family-style dinner.

This…

Read More  ➔
August 25, 2017 / Friday
Groups & Activities
Metro Minyan
6:15PM—10:00PM

Led by Rabbi Skloot, the evening begins at 6:15 pm with "A Shot of Torah," an opportunity to study the weekly Torah portion and dive into some serious (and not so serious) Jewish discussion. The guitar-led, come-as-you-are Shabbat service starts at 7:00 pm and is followed by dinner.

Dinner is $12 if…

Read More  ➔