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A community of the heart, we are a spiritual, educational and social home for Reform Jews in the Washington, D.C. region and a powerful voice for the values of our faith.

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June 23, 2017 / Friday Shabbat Under the Stars 6:00PM— 7:00PM
June 23, 2017 / Friday Metro Minyan 6:15PM—10:00PM
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  • Yad B'Yad, the WHC Annual Fund

    Give by June 30! Help sustain our Temple with Yad B'Yad, the WHC Annual Fund. Membership revenues support only 75% percent of our needs, so Yad B'Yad helps ensure that we can maintain our exceptional programming and keep membership open to all. Donate now.

  • Shabbat Under the Stars

    During the summer, we bring the relaxed, casual feel of long, sunny days to our Friday night services. Enjoy the beautiful grounds surrounding Temple and come to our next Shabbat Under the Stars on Friday, June 23. In the event of inclement weather, this service will be held indoors. Join us.

  • Guide to High Holy Day Services

    What services should I attend? What do I do once I arrive at Temple? All of these questions and more must be considered as you get ready for the High Holy Days. Our Guide to High Holy Day Services & Tickets will help you and your family embark on a sweet 5778. Learn more.

  • Religious School Registration

    Secure your child's spot in our inclusive and dynamic Religious School! With parallel programs for children in Pre-K through 10th grade at both Temple and JBSC, we're well suited to meet your family's needs. Discover why our parents and students love Religious School and register today.

  • Early Childhood Registration

    Our ECCs at Temple and the Julia Bindeman Suburban Center are now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 school year. Visit our webpage to learn all about their programs and register for next year or schedule a tour. Learn more.

Upcoming Events

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

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…

June 23, 2017 / Friday
Mah Jongg
10:30 AM—4:00 PM
June 23, 2017 / Friday
Shabbat Under the Stars Dinner with Couples Club
6:00 PM—8:00 PM
June 23, 2017 / Friday
Shabbat Under the Stars
6:00 PM—7:00 PM
June 23, 2017 / Friday
Metro Minyan
6:15 PM—10:00 PM
June 24, 2017 / Saturday
Early Torah Study
9:00 AM—10:00 AM

News & Current Events

A Letter to the All Dulles Area Muslim Society

Early Sunday morning, Nabra Hassanen, a 17-year-old member of the All Dulles Area Muslim Society, was murdered as she walked with friends from a worship service at the ADAMS Center. Following is a letter Rabbi Lustig and David Astrove wrote to the members and clergy of the ADAMS Center.Read More  ➔

Simchas and Celebrations - June 21, 2017

We are happy to share recent simchas and celebrations from our WHC members.Read More  ➔

Simchas and Celebrations - June 14, 2017

We are happy to share recent simchas and celebrations from our WHC members.Read More  ➔

Simchas and Celebrations - June 8, 2017

We are happy to share recent simchas and celebrations from our WHC members.Read More  ➔