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February 17, 2019 / Sunday
Adult Groups
Grandma's Yiddish
9:30AM—11:30AM

Remember when Yiddish was part of the family and certain warm, fuzzy words and phrases would creep into discussions? Or when Yiddish was used so you couldn't understand what was going on because, well, you were just a child? And finally, there were those Yiddish phrases meant to convey stronger…

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February 22, 2019 / Friday
Adult Groups
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.

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March 1, 2019 / Friday
Adult Groups
Women of WHC Literary Group: "Bucharest Diary" by Alfred Moses
10:00AM—12:00PM

Join the Women of WHC for a discussion on "Bucharest Diary" by Alfred Moses.

Alfred Moses served as the U.S. ambassador to Romania during the Clinton administration from 1994 to 1997, just a few years after the fall of the Berlin Wall. During this time, Romania faced economic paralysis and…

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March 1, 2019 / Friday
Adult Groups
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.

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March 3, 2019 / Sunday
Adult Groups
Prime Timers Amram Lecture & Lunch
10:30AM—12:30PM

Join us for our Amram Scholar Series featuring Steven Weisman, author of The Chosen Wars: How Judaism Became an American Religion followed by lunch with your fellow Prime Timers.

Checks can be made payable to Washington Hebrew Congregation and sent to:

Marsha Humphries
3935 Macomb St…

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March 8, 2019 / Friday
Adult Groups
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.

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March 10, 2019 / Sunday
Adult Groups
Potluck & Planning With The Boomers
5:00PM— 7:00PM

Join the Boomers for their annual planning meeting and potluck. This is where we will decide on fun events for the upcoming year. Just bring a dish, your appetite, and your good ideas!

Please e-mail Jeanne Fleming to RSVP for this…

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March 15, 2019 / Friday
Adult Groups
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.

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March 22, 2019 / Friday
Adult Groups
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.

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March 29, 2019 / Friday
Adult Groups
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.

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April 5, 2019 / Friday
Adult Groups
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.

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April 12, 2019 / Friday
Adult Groups
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.

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April 14, 2019 / Sunday
Adult Groups
Women's Seder
4:00PM— 7:00PM

There’s something incredibly empowering and affirming about attending a seder led by and for women. Before you sit down at your family seder, join Rabbi Shankman, Cantor Bortnick, and Brooklyn-based singer/songwriter Michelle Citrin for our Women’s Seder. Michelle’s funky, soulful, folk-pop sound, powerful music,…

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April 15, 2019 / Monday
Adult Groups
Prime Timers Lunch & Movie Screening
12:30PM— 2:30PM

Join us for lunch and a movie with your fellow Prime Timers.

Checks can be made payable to Washington Hebrew Congregation and sent to:

Marsha Humphries
3935 Macomb St NW
Washington, DC 20016

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April 19, 2019 / Friday
Adult Groups
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.

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April 19, 2019 / Friday
22-39
2239 Passover Seder
7:00PM— 9:00PM

Can’t make it home for Passover this year? Join the 2239 community for a lively, young professionals seder to celebrate the Jewish story of redemption.

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April 26, 2019 / Friday
Adult Groups
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.

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April 28, 2019 / Sunday
Adult Groups
Post Passover Pizza Party With Couples Club
5:00PM— 7:00PM

Mark the end of Passover with all things chametz at a post-Passover pizza party. Kids are welcome to join in on the fun as we dine on several delicious types of pizza.

Check back soon for RSVP information.

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May 3, 2019 / Friday
Adult Groups
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.

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May 5, 2019 / Sunday
Adult Groups
Mah Jongg Tournament
10:00AM— 4:00PM

With three options — a full-day Regular Tournament, a half-day Junior Tournament, and a Maj 101 Learning Session — our “day of maj” will offer something for players at every level, from
“mah jongg mavens” to those who have never touched a tile.

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May 5, 2019 / Sunday
Adult Groups
Theater Outing With The Boomers
2:00PM— 5:00PM

Join The Boomers for a trip to the Lansburgh Theatre in DC for a matinee performance of the play Oslo.

An optional, self-pay dinner at Clydes in Chinatown will follow the show. Please specify interest in this dinner when you RSVP.

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May 10, 2019 / Friday
Adult Groups
Women of WHC Literary Group: "The Rain Watcher" by Tatiana de Rosnay
10:00AM—12:00PM

Join us for a discussion of Tatiana de Rosnay's new novel that The New York Times calls, “hypnotic, passionate, ominous and tender—unforgettable.” Set in Paris, The Rain Watcher is a

heartbreaking and uplifting story of family secrets that unfold amid a devastating natural disaster.

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May 10, 2019 / Friday
Adult Groups
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.

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May 10, 2019 / Friday
Adult Groups
Shabbat Home Dinner With EmptyNesters
7:00PM—10:00PM

Join us for Shabbat dinner at the home of one of your fellow Empty Nesters. The host provides the main course and the guests bring all the side dishes, desserts, and wine.

Please check back soon for RSVP information.

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May 14, 2019 / Tuesday
Adult Groups
Kreeger Museum Tour & Lunch
11:00AM— 1:30PM

Join us for a private tour of the Kreeger Museum followed by lunch.

Transportation from Temple will be provided.

Please make checks payable to Washington Hebrew Congregation and send them to:

Marsha Humphries
3935 Macomb St. NW
Washington, D.C. 20016

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May 17, 2019 / Friday
Adult Groups
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.

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May 18, 2019 / Saturday
Adult Groups
WRJ Social Justice Conference
All day

Join Women of Reform Judaism from around the country for this powerful experience. Become better-educated and trained on social justice issues, learn advocacy skills you can utilize at home and on a larger scale, and address timely topics in a welcoming and encouraging, all-female Jewish environment.

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May 19, 2019 / Sunday
Adult Groups
WRJ Social Justice Conference
All day

Join Women of Reform Judaism from around the country for this powerful experience. Become better-educated and trained on social justice issues, learn advocacy skills you can utilize at home and on a larger scale, and address timely topics in a welcoming and encouraging, all-female Jewish environment.

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May 24, 2019 / Friday
Adult Groups
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.

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May 31, 2019 / Friday
Adult Groups
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.

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May 31, 2019 / Friday
Adult Groups
Shirei Shabbat & Women of WHC Installation Dinner
6:00PM— 8:00PM

The Women of WHC will install and bless their new Officers and Board members during our Shirei Shabbat and celebrate this special transition with a lovely, catered dinner following the service.

Please check back soon for RSVP information.

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June 6, 2019 / Thursday
Adult Groups
Women of WHC In/Out Board Meeting
10:00AM—12:00PM

This annual transition brings the Women of WHC’s outgoing and incoming Board members together for conversation, planning, and a potluck lunch.

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June 7, 2019 / Friday
Adult Groups
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.

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June 14, 2019 / Friday
Adult Groups
WHC Books: "Rescue Board"
7:00PM— 9:00PM

WHC Books is proud to welcome the author of the book "Rescue Board."

America has long been criticized for refusing to give harbor to Europe’s Jews as Hitler and the Nazis closed in. Rebecca Erbelding, lauded Holocaust historian and author of Rescue Board: The Untold Story…

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June 14, 2019 / Friday
Adult Groups
Shabbat Dinner With The Boomers
7:00PM— 9:00PM

Boomer members will graciously host a pot-luck style Shabbat dinner. Just bring a side dish and your appetite and enjoy a fun evening.

Check back soon for RSVP information.

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