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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.

Act justly, love mercy, and walk humbly with God Micah 6:8
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July 19, 2019 / Friday Shabbat Evening Service 6:00PM— 7:30PM
July 20, 2019 / Saturday Early Torah Study 9:00AM—10:00AM
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  • ECC Registration Now Open

    Registration for the 2019-2020 school year at our Early Childhood Centers at Temple and JBSC is now open. Enroll by February 15 for your chance to win $1,000 off tuition. All new and returning families are eligible. Register now.

  • Religious School Registration

    Secure your child's spot in our inclusive and dynamic Religious School! With parallel programs for children in Pre-K through 12th-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.

  • Camp Keetov

    A summer of fun, friendship, and amazing experiences await your child at Camp Keetov in D.C. and Maryland! Learn more and register your child today!

Upcoming Events

July 19, 2019 / Friday
Mah Jongg
10:30 AM—4:00 PM

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…

July 19, 2019 / Friday
Shabbat Evening Service
6:00 PM—7:30 PM
July 20, 2019 / Saturday
Havdalah & Dinner With EmptyNesters
6:00 PM—10:00 PM
July 20, 2019 / Saturday
Shabbat Morning Service
10:30 AM—12:00 PM
July 20, 2019 / Saturday
Early Torah Study
9:00 AM—10:00 AM
July 23, 2019 / Tuesday
WHECTY Summer Night Out
6:00 PM—7:30 PM

News & Current Events

Simchas and Celebrations - July 18, 2019

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

Never Again Is Now: Jewish Memory in Action

We Jews do not just have a history of migration -- we remember being a refugee. We remember Abraham, our patriarch, leaving his country and his family to find a new land to practice his own faith. We remember the Israelites leaving every land they ever inhabited: Canaan, Egypt, the Land of Israel. We remember them fleeing from famine, from pharaohs, from autocratic rulers. We remember our Spanish ancestors escaping the Inquisition. And, of course, we remember our European parents, grandparents, and great-grandparents trying to evade the Nazis, only to be met with blockades and quotas. These are the memories of Jews. These are the memories of refugees. These are our memories.Read More  ➔

Simchas and Celebrations - July 3, 2019

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

Simchas and Celebrations - June 26, 2019

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