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February 23, 2017 / Thursday
Education
Conversational Hebrew (Intermediate/Advanced)
10:00AM—11:00AM

For intermediate and advanced Hebrew speakers, exercise your conversational skills at JBSC on Thursdays from 10:00 to 11:00 am. 

This course, which is intended for intermediate and advanced Hebrew speakers, will give you the opportunity to practice your Hebrew in a fun and friendly environment. Focusing on speaking skills only,…

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February 23, 2017 / Thursday
Education
Conversational Hebrew (Beginner)
11:15AM—12:15PM

Have you ever wanted to learn to speak Hebrew, but found the idea of trying to read the language too daunting? If yes, this course is for you.

Using an innovative method that emphasizes conversation over decoding the aleph bet, you’ll find yourself speaking Hebrew from the…

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February 24, 2017 / Friday
Education
Tot Shabbat at Temple
5:00PM— 6:30PM

Led by Rabbi Shankman.

Fun, interactive, and led by our rabbis, these half-hour services — which are open to the community — engage our youngest worshippers and their families through songs and stories. Continue the feeling of community and join us following the service for a family-style dinner and…

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February 24, 2017 / Friday
Education
Family Shabbat Service
6:30PM— 7:30PM

Led by Rabbi Lustig.

We invite you and your family to join us for an opportunity to pray, reflect, and welcome Shabbat. This participatory, multigenerational service led by our clergy and songleader Audrey Katz provides a perfect opportunity for students to put Hebrew learning into practice.

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February 25, 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…

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February 25, 2017 / Saturday
Education
8th Grade Social Action Day
1:00PM— 3:00PM

Spend a few hours volunteering at A Wider Circle, a Montgomery County-based organization which seeks to end poverty in our community. A Wider Circle works to ensure that every child and adult has the chance to succeed and the opportunity to live well. Students can…

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February 26, 2017 / Sunday
Education
Religious School at Temple and JBSC
9:30AM—12:00PM

Pre-K Gan
Pre-K Gan meets at Temple and JBSC.

6th Grade B'nei Mitzvah Program at Temple
Parents and 6th grade students are invited to join in this program on preparing for B'nei Mitzvah. There will be a focus on mitzvah projects, studying Torah passages, and learning…

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February 26, 2017 / Sunday
Education
Divorcing with Dignity
9:45AM—11:45AM

Divorcing with Dignity is a group designed to provide community, education, and support for those going through divorce. Dr. Leslie Zirkin, a licensed psychologist, facilitates this free program on designated Sundays at Temple from 9:45 - 11:45 am.

For specific dates or to register, email…

Read More  ➔
February 27, 2017 / Monday
Education
Conversational Hebrew (Beginner)
10:00AM—11:00AM

Have you ever wanted to learn to speak Hebrew, but found the idea of trying to read the language too daunting? If yes, this course is for you.

Using an innovative method that emphasizes conversation over decoding the aleph bet, you’ll find yourself speaking Hebrew from the…

Read More  ➔
February 27, 2017 / Monday
Education
12 Jewish Questions
7:00PM— 9:00PM

What do I believe about God? What happens after we die? How do I succeed at failure? How do I rest when I have no time? As adults, we all have questions about being Jewish, and many of us are still searching for answers.

Despite years…

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February 28, 2017 / Tuesday
Education
Continuing Education for ECC Teachers
4:00PM— 7:00PM

Taught by DJ Schneider Jensen, Director of the Edlavitch-Tyser Early Childhood Center, this 90-hour education course provides students with a broad overview of human growth and development from birth to age eight and satisfies the requirement for pre-service teachers in Maryland and D.C.

Covering child development and the…

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February 28, 2017 / Tuesday
Education
Confirmation Class
6:30PM— 8:30PM

Our Confirmation Class will meet at JBSC at 6:30 pm to continue their Jewish educational journey.

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February 28, 2017 / Tuesday
Education
Back to Basics
7:00PM— 9:00PM

Explore why we do what we do as Jews, find the sources for our traditions, and delve into the origins for these ideas with Back to Basics.

Taught by Gerdy Trachtman, retired WHC Religious School Associate Principal, you’ll find yourself ready to dig deep and find a…

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March 1, 2017 / Wednesday
Education
Back to Basics
10:00AM—12:00PM

Explore why we do what we do as Jews, find the sources for our traditions, and delve into the origins for these ideas with Back to Basics.

Taught by Gerdy Trachtman, retired WHC Religious School Associate Principal, you’ll find yourself ready to dig deep and find a…

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March 1, 2017 / Wednesday
Education
Wednesday Study Group
1:00PM— 2:00PM

Connect to your fellow WHC congregants as we explore the relevance of ancient Jewish texts on our modern lives. One of the gifts that Judaism has given the world is the exchange of ideas and insights that can come from chevruta study – study in a small-group setting where…

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March 1, 2017 / Wednesday
Education
Continuing Education for ECC Teachers
4:00PM— 8:00PM

Taught by DJ Schneider Jensen, Director of the Edlavitch-Tyser Early Childhood Center, this 90-hour education course provides students with a broad overview of human growth and development from birth to age eight and satisfies the requirement for pre-service teachers in Maryland and D.C.

Covering child development and the…

Read More  ➔
March 1, 2017 / Wednesday
Education
Back to Basics
7:00PM— 9:00PM

Explore why we do what we do as Jews, find the sources for our traditions, and delve into the origins for these ideas with Back to Basics.

Taught by Gerdy Trachtman, retired WHC Religious School Associate Principal, you’ll find yourself ready to dig deep and find a…

Read More  ➔
March 2, 2017 / Thursday
Education
Conversational Hebrew (Intermediate/Advanced)
10:00AM—11:00AM

For intermediate and advanced Hebrew speakers, exercise your conversational skills at JBSC on Thursdays from 10:00 to 11:00 am. 

This course, which is intended for intermediate and advanced Hebrew speakers, will give you the opportunity to practice your Hebrew in a fun and friendly environment. Focusing on speaking skills only,…

Read More  ➔
March 2, 2017 / Thursday
Education
Conversational Hebrew (Beginner)
11:15AM—12:15PM

Have you ever wanted to learn to speak Hebrew, but found the idea of trying to read the language too daunting? If yes, this course is for you.

Using an innovative method that emphasizes conversation over decoding the aleph bet, you’ll find yourself speaking Hebrew from the…

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March 3, 2017 / Friday
Education
Tot Shabbat at the Julia Bindeman Suburban Center
5:00PM— 7:00PM

Led by Rabbi Miller.

Fun, interactive, and led by our rabbis, these half-hour services — which are open to the community — engage our youngest worshippers and their families through songs and stories. Join us beforehand for dinner and continue the feeling of community after the service and at…

Read More  ➔
March 4, 2017 / Saturday
Education
Early Torah Study
9:00AM—10:00AM

Led by Rabbi Shankman.

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  ➔
March 5, 2017 / Sunday
Education
Religious School at Temple and JBSC
9:30AM—12:00PM

5th Grade Family Religious School at Temple
5th grade parents are invited to join us as we explore the Jewish life cycle for our Family Religious School.

6th Grade B'nei Mitzvah Program at JBSC
Parents and 6th grade students are invited to join in…

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March 6, 2017 / Monday
Education
Conversational Hebrew (Beginner)
10:00AM—11:00AM

Have you ever wanted to learn to speak Hebrew, but found the idea of trying to read the language too daunting? If yes, this course is for you.

Using an innovative method that emphasizes conversation over decoding the aleph bet, you’ll find yourself speaking Hebrew from the…

Read More  ➔
March 6, 2017 / Monday
Education
12 Jewish Questions
7:00PM— 9:00PM

What do I believe about God? What happens after we die? How do I succeed at failure? How do I rest when I have no time? As adults, we all have questions about being Jewish, and many of us are still searching for answers.

Despite years…

Read More  ➔
March 7, 2017 / Tuesday
Education
Continuing Education for ECC Teachers
4:00PM— 7:00PM

Taught by DJ Schneider Jensen, Director of the Edlavitch-Tyser Early Childhood Center, this 90-hour education course provides students with a broad overview of human growth and development from birth to age eight and satisfies the requirement for pre-service teachers in Maryland and D.C.

Covering child development and the…

Read More  ➔
March 7, 2017 / Tuesday
Education
Back to Basics
7:00PM— 9:00PM

Explore why we do what we do as Jews, find the sources for our traditions, and delve into the origins for these ideas with Back to Basics.

Taught by Gerdy Trachtman, retired WHC Religious School Associate Principal, you’ll find yourself ready to dig deep and find a…

Read More  ➔
March 8, 2017 / Wednesday
Education
Back to Basics
10:00AM—12:00PM

Explore why we do what we do as Jews, find the sources for our traditions, and delve into the origins for these ideas with Back to Basics.

Taught by Gerdy Trachtman, retired WHC Religious School Associate Principal, you’ll find yourself ready to dig deep and find a…

Read More  ➔
March 8, 2017 / Wednesday
Education
Wednesday Study Group
1:00PM— 2:00PM

Connect to your fellow WHC congregants as we explore the relevance of ancient Jewish texts on our modern lives. One of the gifts that Judaism has given the world is the exchange of ideas and insights that can come from chevruta study – study in a small-group setting where…

Read More  ➔
March 8, 2017 / Wednesday
Education
Continuing Education for ECC Teachers
4:00PM— 8:00PM

Taught by DJ Schneider Jensen, Director of the Edlavitch-Tyser Early Childhood Center, this 90-hour education course provides students with a broad overview of human growth and development from birth to age eight and satisfies the requirement for pre-service teachers in Maryland and D.C.

Covering child development and the…

Read More  ➔
March 8, 2017 / Wednesday
Education
Back to Basics
7:00PM— 9:00PM

Explore why we do what we do as Jews, find the sources for our traditions, and delve into the origins for these ideas with Back to Basics.

Taught by Gerdy Trachtman, retired WHC Religious School Associate Principal, you’ll find yourself ready to dig deep and find a…

Read More  ➔
March 9, 2017 / Thursday
Education
Conversational Hebrew (Intermediate/Advanced)
10:00AM—11:00AM

For intermediate and advanced Hebrew speakers, exercise your conversational skills at JBSC on Thursdays from 10:00 to 11:00 am. 

This course, which is intended for intermediate and advanced Hebrew speakers, will give you the opportunity to practice your Hebrew in a fun and friendly environment. Focusing on speaking skills only,…

Read More  ➔
March 9, 2017 / Thursday
Education
Conversational Hebrew (Beginner)
11:15AM—12:15PM

Have you ever wanted to learn to speak Hebrew, but found the idea of trying to read the language too daunting? If yes, this course is for you.

Using an innovative method that emphasizes conversation over decoding the aleph bet, you’ll find yourself speaking Hebrew from the…

Read More  ➔
March 10, 2017 / Friday
Education
Shabbat Purim Dinner
6:00PM— 7:00PM

(Cue the music) Be our guest! Be our guest! We’d love you all to join our fest.

Come to meet and greet the King and have some wine, it’s all the best!

On Friday, March 10, experience the Purim story – performed by your…

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March 10, 2017 / Friday
Education
Shabbat Purim: Roll Out the Red Carpet
7:00PM— 8:30PM

Led by all clergy.

(Cue the music) Be our guest! Be our guest! We’d love you all to join our fest.

Come to meet and greet the King and have some wine, it’s all the best!

On Friday, March 10, experience the Purim…

Read More  ➔
March 11, 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  ➔
March 11, 2017 / Saturday
Religious Education
Purim Lock-In
6:00PM—12:00PM (Next day)

WHECTY's teens are the spirit behind the Purim Carnival!

All 8th - 12th graders are invited to sign up and participate in one of our biggest youth events of the year – the Purim Lock-In and Purim Carnival. The evening begins on Saturday, March 11 at 6:00 pm with fun and…

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March 12, 2017 / Sunday
Education
Religious School at Temple and JBSC
9:30AM—12:00PM

Shushan's Got Talent at Temple and JBSC
Join us for the 3rd annual Shushan's Got Talent competition! If your child has a talent to share with the school, please contact Miles Roger to learn how to sign him/her up for the show.

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March 12, 2017 / Sunday
Education
Divorcing with Dignity
9:45AM—11:45AM

Divorcing with Dignity is a group designed to provide community, education, and support for those going through divorce. Dr. Leslie Zirkin, a licensed psychologist, facilitates this free program on designated Sundays at Temple from 9:45 - 11:45 am.

For specific dates or to register, email…

Read More  ➔

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