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September 24, 2017 / Sunday
Pre-Confirmation
Peace Benches
1:00PM— 4:00PM

Our WHC 8th graders will join 8th graders of other faiths to build and decorate "peace benches" that share messages of hope, unity, and freedom.

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October 22, 2017 / Sunday
Pre-Confirmation
9th-Grade Scavenger Hunt
10:00AM— 1:00PM

Join us for a fun day in D.C. as we explore the city and learn about the Jewish value of "welcoming the stranger."

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October 29, 2017 / Sunday
Pre-Confirmation
8th-Grade Monument Program
10:00AM— 2:00PM

8th graders will spend a fun day in downtown D.C. exploring three of the city's most popular monuments and learning about the Jewish values that are "hidden" throughout.

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November 10, 2017 / Friday
Pre-Confirmation
9th-Grade Retreat
All day

Our 9th-grade Self Esteem Retreat is one of the most powerful and important programs we offer our teens. With the support of licensed professionals, our activities allow each individual to understand their own unique qualities and provide a safe environment to learn about and discuss how low self-esteem affects teenagers…

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November 11, 2017 / Saturday
Pre-Confirmation
9th-Grade Retreat
All day

Our 9th-grade Self Esteem Retreat is one of the most powerful and important programs we offer our teens. With the support of licensed professionals, our activities allow each individual to understand their own unique qualities and provide a safe environment to learn about and discuss how low self-esteem affects teenagers…

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November 12, 2017 / Sunday
Pre-Confirmation
9th-Grade Retreat
All day

Our 9th-grade Self Esteem Retreat is one of the most powerful and important programs we offer our teens. With the support of licensed professionals, our activities allow each individual to understand their own unique qualities and provide a safe environment to learn about and discuss how low self-esteem affects teenagers…

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December 1, 2017 / Friday
Pre-Confirmation
8th-Grade Retreat
All day

The first 8th-grade retreat is always an incredible experience as our students get their first chance to be part of a full retreat weekend! This weekend will be spent strengthening the sense our community, enjoying camp together, and learning about each individual’s personal and Jewish identities. Students will…

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December 2, 2017 / Saturday
Pre-Confirmation
8th-Grade Retreat
All day

The first 8th-grade retreat is always an incredible experience as our students get their first chance to be part of a full retreat weekend! This weekend will be spent strengthening the sense our community, enjoying camp together, and learning about each individual’s personal and Jewish identities. Students will…

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December 3, 2017 / Sunday
Pre-Confirmation
8th-Grade Retreat
All day

The first 8th-grade retreat is always an incredible experience as our students get their first chance to be part of a full retreat weekend! This weekend will be spent strengthening the sense our community, enjoying camp together, and learning about each individual’s personal and Jewish identities. Students will…

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March 4, 2018 / Sunday
Pre-Confirmation
Purim Carnival
12:00PM— 3:00PM

Enjoy inflatables, carnival games (designed for both our older and younger children), cotton candy, pizza, hamantashen, and much more at our annual Purim Carnival.

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April 22, 2018 / Sunday
Pre-Confirmation
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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