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Upcoming Events

  • Sunday
    Dec 17
    Ohev Family Meetup: Chanukah Cookie Monsters

    Sunday, Dec 17th 10:00a to 11:30a
    Join this Chanukah themed Family Meet Up for Cookie Decorating! Bring your young children (4 and under) to celebrate Chanukah, spend time with their shul friends, and eat some cookies. Cost is $10/child.


  • Tuesday
    Dec 19
    Neighborhood Chanukah Celebration

    Tuesday, Dec 19th 6:30p to 7:15p
    Candle lighting, donuts, cider, and songs at Rabbi Herzfeld's home! All are welcome. Invite your neighbor who wants to learn some Chanukah songs and have a donut. Let's connect with our neighbors and teach everyone about our holidays.


  • Saturday
    Jan 6
    Guest Scholar: Yikealo Beyene

    Shabbat, Jan 6th (All day)
    Join us on Shabbat morning for a talk from writer & poet Yikealo Beyene: "Why I Translated the Diary of Anne Frank into Tigrinya." Then join us at 8:00p that night as Lea & Jeff Mendelsohn host a Q&A with Yikealo at their home.


  • Sunday
    Jan 7
    Lyttonsville: Silver Spring's Other Side of the Tracks

    Sunday, Jan 7th 12:00p to 2:00p
    Join us at the Talbot Avenue bridge for a walking tour of Lyttonsville with historian Dr. David Rotenstein. The bridge is scheduled for demolition in early 2018 so this will be our only opportunity to learn of the bridge’s role in the segregated community of Lyttonsville.


  • Tuesday
    Jan 16
    Developmentally Different Adults Program

    Tuesday, Jan 16th 7:00p to 8:00p
    Residents of the Jewish Foundation for Group Homes join with our congregation for music, arts, and entertainment. Open to all! No RSVP is required. Dinner will be served.


  • Friday
    Jan 19
    Dinner & Drash (for young families & their children)

    Friday, Jan 19th 5:00p to 7:00p
    Join us throughout the year for a special gathering for young families and their children. Each gathering includes a kid-friendly dinner and exciting, age-appropriate educational fun with our clergy and staff.


  • Saturday
    Jan 20
    Pickle Minyan

    Shabbat, Jan 20th 10:30a to 12:00p
    A monthly, youth-led minyan...with pickles. For grades 2-6.


  • Saturday
    Jan 20
    Winter Israeli Movie Series

    Motzei Shabbat, Jan 20th 7:30p to 9:30p
    Please join us as we screen recent award winning films "The Women's Balcony" (December 9) and "Rabin: In His Own Words" (January 20). $8/ticket in advance or $10/ticket at the door. Fresh popcorn & beverages will be served.


  • Thursday
    Jan 25
    A Class From Rabbi Herzl Hefter

    Thursday, Jan 25th 7:30p to 8:30p
    Please join us after Maariv for a class from Rabbi Herzl Hefter: "Saving Judaism From True Believers: Navigating Faith and Morality." Dessert will be served.


  • Sunday
    Jan 28
    Yom Iyyun with Mark Trencher

    Sunday, Jan 28th 11:00a to 12:00p
    Judaism in 2017 & Beyond: What Does the Data Show? With Mark Trencher, Nishma Research


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