Women and Girls

Explore the calendar listings below for social and cultural events, volunteer opportunities, holiday gatherings and more programs geared towards women and girls in the Greater Washington community. Search the full calendar by clicking on “View All Events” below, then sort by your interests.

We encourage you to browse and check out all that is available to you. If you need assistance or further information, please contact Jconnect at jconnect@shalomdc.org or through the Contact Us page.

Upcoming Events
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Mon
May
  22
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
 
Israel Bonds - Development Corporation for Israel (Israel Bonds-Development Corp for Israel)
Private Home , Potomac MD 20854
Dessert reception with guest author Lisa Barr, who will discuss her book Fugitive Colors, and her blog "Moms May be the Real Mean Girls"
Listed In:  Women & Girls, Israel
Event Cost:  

 
 
Mon
May
  22
7:15 PM - 8:30 PM
 
Edlavitch DC Jewish Community Center (Edlavitch DC Jewish Community Center)
1529 Sixteenth Street NW, Washington DC 20036
This event is intended for participants to attend the entire scheduled time/series.
Pregnant for the first time? Looking to create a community with other expecting moms to exchange ideas and find support? This group will meet weekly for seven weeks to provide a safe and facilitated space for moms to discuss their experiences and learn from one another. We will explore several topics, including: concerns about childbirth and parenting; balancing family with work outside the...
Listed In:  Couples, Women & Girls, DC, Adult Education, Counseling/Support, Parenting
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Mon
Jun
  5
7:15 PM - 8:30 PM
 
Edlavitch DC Jewish Community Center (Edlavitch DC Jewish Community Center)
1529 Sixteenth Street NW, Washington DC 20036
This event is intended for participants to attend the entire scheduled time/series.
Pregnant for the first time? Looking to create a community with other expecting moms to exchange ideas and find support? This group will meet weekly for seven weeks to provide a safe and facilitated space for moms to discuss their experiences and learn from one another. We will explore several topics, including: concerns about childbirth and parenting; balancing family with work outside the...
Listed In:  Couples, Women & Girls, DC, Adult Education, Counseling/Support, Parenting
Event Cost:  

 
 
Sun
Jun
  11
10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
 
The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington (Women's Philanthropy of the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington )
6101 Executive Blvd, North Bethesda MD 20852
The Jewish Federation and the Jewish Social Service Agency (JSSA) invite you to a special opportunity to get to know Holocaust survivors living in our community and be inspired by their life stories.
Listed In:  Women & Girls, Maryland, History/Education, Volunteer
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Mon
Jun
  12
7:15 PM - 8:30 PM
 
Edlavitch DC Jewish Community Center (Edlavitch DC Jewish Community Center)
1529 Sixteenth Street NW, Washington DC 20036
This event is intended for participants to attend the entire scheduled time/series.
Pregnant for the first time? Looking to create a community with other expecting moms to exchange ideas and find support? This group will meet weekly for seven weeks to provide a safe and facilitated space for moms to discuss their experiences and learn from one another. We will explore several topics, including: concerns about childbirth and parenting; balancing family with work outside the...
Listed In:  Couples, Women & Girls, DC, Adult Education, Counseling/Support, Parenting
Event Cost:  

 
 
Sun
Jun
  18
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
 
Congregation Beth El of Montgomery County
8215 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda MD 20814
All Female Physicians are invited to join Beth El's next Female Physicians Affinity groups for an opportunity to network and learn. There will be a guest speaker, Dr.Toby Schonfeld, will talk about Advance Directives from an Ethical and Jewish perspective. She is the Deputy Director of the National Center for Ethics in Health Care at the US Department of Veterans Affairs. Hazzan Matthew Klein will join. Both Dr. Schonfeld and Hazzan Klein sat on the Committee for Jewish Law and Standards. RSVP ...
Listed In:  Boomers, Women & Girls, Maryland, Conservative, Networking
Event Cost:  Free; Free

 
 
Thu
Jun
  29
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
 
Edlavitch DC Jewish Community Center (Edlavitch DC Jewish Community Center)
1529 Sixteenth Street NW, Washington DC 20036
Pregnancy loss is an issue that impacts many and yet remains deeply enshrouded in shame and silence. As a result many women experience ongoing emotional and physical challenges following a loss, and are often not afforded the time and space to process the experience. This workshop is designed to help you connect with your emotional and physical self after pregnancy loss. Our time together will consist of gentle movement, journaling, guided visualization, discussion, and mindfulness, all aimed at...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Women & Girls, DC, Counseling/Support
Event Cost: