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October 5, 2017 / Thursday
Family
Orchard Trip for Families with Young Children
9:00AM—12:00PM

Go on a hayride, shake a lulav and etrog, pick pumpkins, play in the dirt, and hear stories about Sukkot's symbols and traditions. This is a great opportunity for families to spend time together and connect what we eat to Jewish life.

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November 12, 2017 / Sunday
Special Events
Sisterhood's Holiday Boutique and Silent Auction
9:30AM— 6:00PM

Prepare your holiday shopping lists — Sisterhood’s Holiday Boutique and Silent Auction has something for everyone. More than 50 vendors will brings collections of jewelry, clothing, accessories, home gifts, food, Judaica, and more to the Boutique. The Silent Auction will offer opportunities to bid on luxury hotel stays, tickets…

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November 13, 2017 / Monday
Special Events
Sisterhood's Holiday Boutique and Silent Auction
9:30AM— 6:00PM

Prepare your holiday shopping lists — Sisterhood’s Holiday Boutique and Silent Auction has something for everyone. More than 50 vendors will brings collections of jewelry, clothing, accessories, home gifts, food, Judaica, and more to the Boutique. The Silent Auction will offer opportunities to bid on luxury hotel stays, tickets…

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November 14, 2017 / Tuesday
Special Events
Sisterhood's Holiday Boutique and Silent Auction
9:30AM— 6:00PM

Prepare your holiday shopping lists — Sisterhood’s Holiday Boutique and Silent Auction has something for everyone. More than 50 vendors will brings collections of jewelry, clothing, accessories, home gifts, food, Judaica, and more to the Boutique. The Silent Auction will offer opportunities to bid on luxury hotel stays, tickets…

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December 15, 2017 / Friday
Special Events
Shabbat Hanukkah
6:00PM— 7:00PM

Led by all clergy.

Celebrate Hanukkah with your WHC family! Our clergy will provide a special hands-free worship experience with a visual tefilah displayed onscreen. Bring your hanukkiyah to light and watch how the glow from the candles infuses our worship with warmth.

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January 12, 2018 / Friday
Special Events
MLK Shabbat Dinner
5:30PM— 7:00PM

Join us as we celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a Shabbat service at Temple.

We will host our partner churches and mosques for dinner at 5:30 pm followed by a special 7:00 pm Shabbat service.

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January 12, 2018 / Friday
Special Events
MLK Shabbat
7:00PM— 9:00PM

Led by all clergy.

Join us as we celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a Shabbat service at Temple.

We will host our partner churches and mosques for dinner at 5:30 pm followed by a special 7:00 pm Shabbat service.

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January 15, 2018 / Monday
Special Events
MLK Day of Service
10:00AM— 1:00PM

Life's most persistent and urgent question is, "What are you doing for others?" — Martin Luther King Jr. 

Volunteer! Make your day off from work and school a "day on" for tikkun olam by joining us on Monday, January 15 at 10:00 am at Temple! This is a…

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March 2, 2018 / Friday
Special Events
Shabbat Purim
7:00PM— 8:00PM

Led by all clergy.

At the Shabbat service closest to Purim, we read Megillat Esther and make a ton of noise every time Haman's name is mentioned. Children and adults alike come to Temple dressed in costumes to go along with our annual theme.

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April 22, 2018 / Sunday
Special Events
Mitzvah Day
9:30AM— 2:00PM

Mitzvah Day represents the culmination of our year-long focus on community service and our long-standing commitment to helping the homeless, sick, hungry, and underprivileged in the metropolitan Washington, D.C. community.

On Mitzvah Day, our volunteers, young and old working together, lend their time, energy, and compassion to social…

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