Jconnect lists events for the Greater DC Jewish Community

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Welcome! For your convenience Jconnect offers several ways to seek out and plan your events.  
Please use the monthly calendar to view the number of events at any given time or events on a single day.
Use the search options to filter event listings. Once you search, your request will populate both the calendar
above the search area and the listings below the search area. 
 
To add a NEW event, please use the POST EVENT icon. 
You must be an approved Organization User to submit a new event.   
To keep up with the events that interest you, register here as a Jconnect user to receive weekly customized email updates.

  printEmail Me This Month  
 
Sun
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat
4 Events
delete
5 Events
delete
2 Events
delete
4 Events
delete
3 Events
delete
1 Event
delete
2 Events
delete
3 Events
delete
3 Events
delete
2 Events
delete
Next  
Hide Search
Clear


select






The Greater Washington DC Jewish community strives to be an inclusive community. If you need special accommodations in order to participate in any program, please contact the host organization.
Search Post an Event
 
Wed
Jul
  23
9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
 
JSSA (Jewish Social Service Agency)
200 Wood Hill Rd., Rockville MD 20850
JSSA’s Transitioning Youth Work Adjustment Training (WAT) is a five- week program that supports young adults with special needs transitioning into the workplace. Students learn about the world of work and how to navigate the job search process. A maximum of 8 students allows individualized attention from instructor(s). The curriculum examines key components of a job search. Students will: -Unlock job skills and interests by participating in career exploration exercises -Take a behind-the-scene...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, College (Late Teens/Early 20s), Special Needs, Northern Virginia, Professional Development, Career/Employment, Counseling/Support
Event Cost:  
 
 
Wed
Jul
  23
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
 
Congregation Har Tzeon-Agudath Achim (Congregation Har Tzeon Agudath Achim)
1840 University Blvd West, Silver Spring MD 20902
Senior Lunch Group 2nd, 4th and 5th Wednesday of the month sponsored by JCCGW at Har Tzeon Agudath Achim. Start with 11:00 am exercise program. Kosher hot lunch from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm followed by an afternoon program from 1 pm to 2 pm including games, brain teasers and more! Reservations required by noon the Monday before the event. All food is prepared at the Melvin J. Berman Hebrew Academy. Programming is free but a $5.00 contribution is requested for the lunch. Call Beryl at 301-649-3800 f...
Listed In:  Seniors, Maryland, Conservative, Fitness & Wellness, Social Events
Event Cost:  $1 - $9; $5 donation suggested
 
 
Wed
Jul
  23
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
 
The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington (PJ Library in Greater Washington)
see description for details, Washington DC 20009
PJ Library and our Community Partners are teaming up for a series of summer evening meet-ups. Stop by for a sweet treat on a hot summer night—dessert + story time + crafts. What could be better? All times are 5:30-7:00 pm, unless otherwise specified. Wed, June 18 Baskin-Robbins (10592 Metropolitan Ave, Kensington) Tues, June 24, 6-7:30 pm Pinkberry—Village at Leesburg (1606 Village Market Blvd #100, Leesburg) Wed, July 2, 6-7:30 pm Menchie’s (5550 Norbeck Rd, Rockville) Tue, July 8 Orange ...
Listed In:  Families, Interfaith, DC, Maryland, Northern Virginia, PJ Library co-sponsored, Social Events
Event Cost:  Free; discounts available
 
 
Wed
Jul
  23
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
 
Washington DC Jewish Community Center (Washington Jewish Film Festival)
1529 Q Street Northwest, Washington DC 20036
Your ticket is good for admission into one screening of "Blood Simple" and one screening of "No Country for Old Men". You may choose to attend either a double feature on a single night or two individual screenings. Please note your ticket is only good for screenings July 29-Aug 3. No Country for Old Men Dir. Joel Coen and Ethan Coen (122min, USA, 2007) Based on the acclaimed novel of Pulitzer Prize winning American master Cormac McCarthy, and featuring a star-studded cast. The story begin...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, College (Late Teens/Early 20s), DC, Arts & Culture
Event Cost:  $10 - $24; $12
 
 
Thu
Jul
  24
6:30 AM - 10:29 AM
 
Washington DC Jewish Community Center (Washington Jewish Film Festival)
1529 Q Street Northwest, Washington DC 20036
Your ticket is good for admission into one screening of "Blood Simple" and one screening of "No Country for Old Men". You may choose to attend either a double feature on a single night or two individual screenings. Please note your ticket is only good for screenings July 29-Aug 3. No Country for Old Men Dir. Joel Coen and Ethan Coen (122min, USA, 2007) Based on the acclaimed novel of Pulitzer Prize winning American master Cormac McCarthy, and featuring a star-studded cast. The story begin...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, College (Late Teens/Early 20s), DC, Arts & Culture
Event Cost:  $10 - $24; $12
 
 
Thu
Jul
  24
9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
 
JSSA (Jewish Social Service Agency)
200 Wood Hill Rd., Rockville MD 20850
JSSA’s Transitioning Youth Work Adjustment Training (WAT) is a five- week program that supports young adults with special needs transitioning into the workplace. Students learn about the world of work and how to navigate the job search process. A maximum of 8 students allows individualized attention from instructor(s). The curriculum examines key components of a job search. Students will: -Unlock job skills and interests by participating in career exploration exercises -Take a behind-the-scene...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, College (Late Teens/Early 20s), Special Needs, Northern Virginia, Professional Development, Career/Employment, Counseling/Support
Event Cost:  
 
 
Thu
Jul
  24
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
 
Congregation Har Tzeon-Agudath Achim (Congregation Har Tzeon Agudath Achim)
1840 University Blvd West, Silver Spring MD 20902
Senior Lunch and Learn every Thursday sponsored by JCCGW at Har Tzeon Agudath Achim. Start with 11:00 am exercise program. Kosher lunch from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. Afternoon programming includes either a lecture with a guest speaker or program at 1:00 pm or you can attend a Yiddish class with Marcia Gruss Levinsohn held weekly at 1:00 pm. A blood pressure check is held the second Thursday of the month. Reservations required by noon the Tuesday before the event. All food is prepared at the Melvin ...
Listed In:  Seniors, Maryland, Conservative, Fitness & Wellness, Social Events
Event Cost:  $1 - $9; $5 contribution suggested
 
 
Thu
Jul
  24
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
 
Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCC of Northern Virginia-Community Engagement Department)
4000 Stringfellow Road, Chantilly VA 20151-2628
All Moms, dads, grandparents, caregivers and children who love books are welcome to join us for stories and fun that relate to Jewish culture, traditions and holidays. Enjoy movement and crafts along with stories. Age 2.5-5 with caregiver. Siblings welcome. Contact Jennifer.DeAngelis@jccnv.org of the Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia for more information.
Listed In:  Families, Interfaith, Northern Virginia, Children/Teens/Family, Parenting, PJ Library co-sponsored
Event Cost:  
 
 
Thu
Jul
  24
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
 
Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington (JCCGW: Children & Family Programs)
639 Center Point Way, Gaithersburg MD 20878
Stop by for a sweet treat on a hot summer night - dessert + storytime + crafts! What could be better? Join the JCC, Shaare Torah and PJ Library for special frozen yogurt prices for our families and free crafts & storytelling. This program is designed to be accessible to all children. As with all PJ programs, if you or your child needs special accommodations, please contact us so that we can provide a successful experience! Questions? Contact Tracy Newman (tnewman@jccgw.org) or Pam Gorin (pgo...
Listed In:  Families, Special Needs, Maryland, PJ Library co-sponsored, Social Events
Event Cost:  
 
 
Fri
Jul
  25
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
 
Washington Hebrew Congregation
3935 Macomb Street, NW, Washington DC 20016
WHC’s summertime Friday night service series,“Shabbat Under the Stars,” is back... 6:00 pm outdoor services at Temple & JBSC. Experience a relaxed feel and uplifting music to welcome the Sabbath. All ages welcome. Optional family-style dinner, $30 for a family of four or $12 per person. June 20 @ Temple June 27 @ JBSC July 11 @ Temple July 25 @ JBSC August 8 @ Temple August 22 @ JBSC For further information about Shabbat Under the Stars or the optional dinners that follow, please contact Fajr ...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, College (Late Teens/Early 20s), Families, Seniors, DC, Maryland, Reform, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library co-sponsored, Social Events
Event Cost:  Free; Free Service, Dinner is $30/fam or $12 per person
 
 
Fri
Jul
  25
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
 
Temple B'nai Shalom
7612 Old Ox Road, Fairfax Station VA 22039
Please join us for a very special Tot Shabbat and Ice Cream Social! Tot Shabbat is designed especially for newborns through second graders and includes lots of music, child-friendly prayers, and stories and activities. The service lasts about a half hour and is followed by a special kid-friendly Oneg.
Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library co-sponsored, Social Events
Event Cost:  
 
 
Sat
Jul
  26
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
 
6500 Westbury Oaks Court, Springfield VA 22152
Please join us on the 4th Saturday of each month at 10 am for Tot Shabbat. Bring family and friends for worship, song, movement, teaching moments, and "Ruach," aimed at sparking the joy of Shabbat in our next generation. Our lay leaders begin each Saturday morning service with warm-up songs to "get us in the mood" of Shabbat. We then proceed through a child-focused version of the familiar liturgy, including an opportunity for personal prayer. There is a Torah Parade for all to join, which lead...
Listed In:  Families, Northern Virginia, Children/Teens/Family, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), PJ Library co-sponsored
Event Cost:  
 
 
Sat
Jul
  26
1:15 PM - 8:30 PM
 
Washington DC Jewish Community Center (Washington Jewish Film Festival)
1529 Q Street Northwest, Washington DC 20036
Your ticket is good for admission into one screening of "Blood Simple" and one screening of "No Country for Old Men". You may choose to attend either a double feature on a single night or two individual screenings. Please note your ticket is only good for screenings July 29-Aug 3. No Country for Old Men Dir. Joel Coen and Ethan Coen (122min, USA, 2007) Based on the acclaimed novel of Pulitzer Prize winning American master Cormac McCarthy, and featuring a star-studded cast. The story begin...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, College (Late Teens/Early 20s), DC, Arts & Culture
Event Cost:  $10 - $24; $12
 
 
Sat
Jul
  26
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
 
Beth Sholom Temple
805 Lyons Blvd., Fredericksburg VA 22406
Beth Sholom Temple's new rabbi,Rabbi Jeremy Weisblatt invites you to Havdalah,Study,and Nosh. Bring a dessert to share. All are welcome.
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, College (Late Teens/Early 20s), Couples, Families, Seniors, Singles, Northern Virginia, Reform, Holiday/Shabbat (High Holidays, Chanukah, Passover), Social Events
Event Cost:  
 
 
Sat
Jul
  26
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
 
Washington DC Jewish Community Center (Washington DC Jewish Community Center)
1529 Q Street Northwest, Washington DC 20036
A Place in Heaven Dir. Yossi Madmony (117min, Israel, 2013) In Hebrew with English Subtitles Narrative This quasi-Biblical, epic drama spans the history of Israel through 40 years and three wars, yet, like Madmony’s previous film Restoration, at its heart it is about father-son relationships. When the brave, much admired officer dubbed Bambi returns to base after a daring mission, the cook’s assistant, a young rabbi, tells him enviously that he has earned a place in heaven for endangering hi...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, College (Late Teens/Early 20s), DC, Arts & Culture, Israel
Event Cost:  $10 - $24; $12
 
 
Sun
Jul
  27
12:15 AM - 10:30 PM
 
Washington DC Jewish Community Center (Washington Jewish Film Festival)
1529 Q Street Northwest, Washington DC 20036
Your ticket is good for admission into one screening of "Blood Simple" and one screening of "No Country for Old Men". You may choose to attend either a double feature on a single night or two individual screenings. Please note your ticket is only good for screenings July 29-Aug 3. No Country for Old Men Dir. Joel Coen and Ethan Coen (122min, USA, 2007) Based on the acclaimed novel of Pulitzer Prize winning American master Cormac McCarthy, and featuring a star-studded cast. The story begin...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, College (Late Teens/Early 20s), DC, Arts & Culture
Event Cost:  $10 - $24; $12
 
 
Jul 27 - Jul 29
Multiple times available
 
JSSA (Jewish Social Service Agency) (JSSA Hospice and Transitions)
200 Wood Hill Rd., Rockville MD 20850
JSSA Hospice Volunteer Specialized Training** Sunday-Tuesday, July 27, 28 and 29, 2014 – 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Registration: Applications and interviews required. No walk-ins are accepted. Please call 301-816-2650 or send an email inquiry or fill out a JSSA Hospice Volunteer Application Form no later than 5 days prior to the start of the course.
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, Maryland, Volunteer
Event Cost:  Free; Free
 
 
Sun
Jul
  27
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
 
The Red Stone
6125 Montrose Road, Rockville MD 20852
Secondary Infertility This peer led groups aim to serve women who are experiencing secondary infertility, in a safe, secure and informal environment. The groups will help women feel less isolated, build their knowledge of how to handle various situations and assist women in dealing with this life crisis of infertility. Additionally, a Jewish perspective on fertility will be discussed. Each groups meets once a month for 60-75 minutes. Please email amy@theredstone.org. There is no fee to att...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Couples, Families, GLBT, Interfaith, Women & Girls, Maryland, Counseling/Support
Event Cost:  
 
 
Mon
Jul
  28
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
 
JSSA (Jewish Social Service Agency)
3018 Javier Road, Fairfax VA 22031
Moving Up And Out – for Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders Workshop for Life Readiness Skills for Ages 19-30 Moving Up and Out is a workshop for men and women ages 19-30 with high functioning autism spectrum disorders who are interested in developing life skills to promote independence. Topics include: organization and time management, budgeting and money management, communication skills, as well as grocery shopping and cooking. A brief assessment is required prior to the first sessi...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, College (Late Teens/Early 20s), Singles, Special Needs, Northern Virginia, Children/Teens/Family, Career/Employment, Counseling/Support
Event Cost:  
 
 
Tue
Jul
  29
9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
 
JSSA (Jewish Social Service Agency)
200 Wood Hill Rd., Rockville MD 20850
JSSA’s Transitioning Youth Work Adjustment Training (WAT) is a five- week program that supports young adults with special needs transitioning into the workplace. Students learn about the world of work and how to navigate the job search process. A maximum of 8 students allows individualized attention from instructor(s). The curriculum examines key components of a job search. Students will: -Unlock job skills and interests by participating in career exploration exercises -Take a behind-the-scene...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, College (Late Teens/Early 20s), Special Needs, Northern Virginia, Professional Development, Career/Employment, Counseling/Support
Event Cost:  
 
 
Tue
Jul
  29
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
 
The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington (PJ Library in Greater Washington)
see description for details, Washington DC 20009
PJ Library and our Community Partners are teaming up for a series of summer evening meet-ups. Stop by for a sweet treat on a hot summer night—dessert + story time + crafts. What could be better? All times are 5:30-7:00 pm, unless otherwise specified. Wed, June 18 Baskin-Robbins (10592 Metropolitan Ave, Kensington) Tues, June 24, 6-7:30 pm Pinkberry—Village at Leesburg (1606 Village Market Blvd #100, Leesburg) Wed, July 2, 6-7:30 pm Menchie’s (5550 Norbeck Rd, Rockville) Tue, July 8 Orange ...
Listed In:  Families, Interfaith, DC, Maryland, Northern Virginia, PJ Library co-sponsored, Social Events
Event Cost:  Free; discounts available
 
 
Wed
Jul
  30
9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
 
JSSA (Jewish Social Service Agency)
200 Wood Hill Rd., Rockville MD 20850
JSSA’s Transitioning Youth Work Adjustment Training (WAT) is a five- week program that supports young adults with special needs transitioning into the workplace. Students learn about the world of work and how to navigate the job search process. A maximum of 8 students allows individualized attention from instructor(s). The curriculum examines key components of a job search. Students will: -Unlock job skills and interests by participating in career exploration exercises -Take a behind-the-scene...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, College (Late Teens/Early 20s), Special Needs, Northern Virginia, Professional Development, Career/Employment, Counseling/Support
Event Cost:  
 
 
Wed
Jul
  30
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
 
Congregation Har Tzeon-Agudath Achim (Congregation Har Tzeon Agudath Achim)
1840 University Blvd West, Silver Spring MD 20902
Senior Lunch Group 2nd, 4th and 5th Wednesday of the month sponsored by JCCGW at Har Tzeon Agudath Achim. Start with 11:00 am exercise program. Kosher hot lunch from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm followed by an afternoon program from 1 pm to 2 pm including games, brain teasers and more! Reservations required by noon the Monday before the event. All food is prepared at the Melvin J. Berman Hebrew Academy. Programming is free but a $5.00 contribution is requested for the lunch. Call Beryl at 301-649-3800 f...
Listed In:  Seniors, Maryland, Conservative, Fitness & Wellness, Social Events
Event Cost:  $1 - $9; $5 donation suggested
 
 
Wed
Jul
  30
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
 
The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington (PJ Library in Greater Washington)
see description for details, Washington DC 20009
PJ Library and our Community Partners are teaming up for a series of summer evening meet-ups. Stop by for a sweet treat on a hot summer night—dessert + story time + crafts. What could be better? All times are 5:30-7:00 pm, unless otherwise specified. Wed, June 18 Baskin-Robbins (10592 Metropolitan Ave, Kensington) Tues, June 24, 6-7:30 pm Pinkberry—Village at Leesburg (1606 Village Market Blvd #100, Leesburg) Wed, July 2, 6-7:30 pm Menchie’s (5550 Norbeck Rd, Rockville) Tue, July 8 Orange ...
Listed In:  Families, Interfaith, DC, Maryland, Northern Virginia, PJ Library co-sponsored, Social Events
Event Cost:  Free; discounts available
 
 
Thu
Jul
  31
9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
 
JSSA (Jewish Social Service Agency)
200 Wood Hill Rd., Rockville MD 20850
JSSA’s Transitioning Youth Work Adjustment Training (WAT) is a five- week program that supports young adults with special needs transitioning into the workplace. Students learn about the world of work and how to navigate the job search process. A maximum of 8 students allows individualized attention from instructor(s). The curriculum examines key components of a job search. Students will: -Unlock job skills and interests by participating in career exploration exercises -Take a behind-the-scene...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, College (Late Teens/Early 20s), Special Needs, Northern Virginia, Professional Development, Career/Employment, Counseling/Support
Event Cost:  
 
Pageof 11
SearchEvents    
Events    Directory     Participate    Careers    Learning    Resources     |
©2011 A Community Collaborative Powered by The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington
Click here to visit ShalomDC.org web site.