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.

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Aug 21 - Nov 6
Multiple times available
 
MentorPrize
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MentorPrize recruits mentors for nonprofit groups in the Greater Washington, D.C. region that serve thousands of disadvantaged individuals — from at-risk youth to teen parents. We alleviate a tremendous burden for our program partners by referring qualified mentors to them. Our recruitment efforts involve collaborating with corporations, organizations and other entities to promote mentoring to their constituents and the community. Once a potential mentor is identified, we work one-on-one to help...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, College (Late Teens/Early 20s), Women & Girls, DC, Maryland, Northern Virginia, Children/Teens/Family, Leadership Development, Professional Development, Professional Development, Volunteer
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Wed
Sep
  13
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
 
Jewish Women International
You must register to receive address, Private MD 00000
Join JWI at the home of former JWI Woman to Watch, Lynn Morgan for a conversation about women's mentorship. Hear Kerry Brodie, founder and CEO of Emma’s Torch, and Dana Marlowe, founder and executive director of Support the Girls and founder and principal partner of Accessibility Partners, share their inspiring experience as part of JWI's Young Women's Leadership Network's 1-on-1 Mentorship Program. Members of the Network are partnered with JWI Women to Watch honorees - inspiring Jewish women le...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, Women & Girls, Maryland, Professional Development
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Wed
Oct
  25
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
 
The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington
6101 Executive Blvd, North Bethesda MD 20852
Mitzvah Mavens is a program of The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington’s Women’s Philanthropy. As part of Federation’s Doing Good social action initiative, Mitzvah Mavens invites women of all ages with a passion for tikkun olam (repairing the world) to take part in year-round service projects with partner agencies and local organizations committed to making a positive difference for our community by helping those in need.
Listed In:  Women & Girls, Maryland, Volunteer
Event Cost:  Free; Free

 
 
Thu
Nov
  2
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
 
Jewish Foundation for Group Homes
10701 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda MD 20852
JFGH 34th Annual Gala featuring Emmy Award Winner Rachel Platten! Dietary laws observed.
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, College (Late Teens/Early 20s), Couples, Families, GLBT, Interfaith, Seniors, Singles, Special Needs, Women & Girls, Teens, DC, Maryland, Northern Virginia, Advocacy, Social Events
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Mon
Nov
  6
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
 
Temple Rodef Shalom
2100 Westmoreland Street, Falls Church  VA 22043
Fall Mah Jongg Lessons in November 2017 Sponsored by the Women of TRS November 6, 13 and 20 Mon 1:00 - 4:00 PM A class of three, 3-hour sessions of Mah Jongg will be offered in November. The class is 9 hours total. Students need to attend all 3 sessions. Enrollment is limited to 8 students, so register soon. Friendly caution: sign up only if you are prepared to play at least once weekly for several months afterward to truly learn the game. To register, send a check made out to WoTRS (Wo...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, Seniors, Women & Girls, Northern Virginia, Reform, Fundraising/Philanthropy, Social Events
Event Cost:  more than $50; $85.00 and a mah jongg card

 
 
Mon
Nov
  13
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
 
Temple Rodef Shalom
2100 Westmoreland Street, Falls Church  VA 22043
Fall Mah Jongg Lessons in November 2017 Sponsored by the Women of TRS November 6, 13 and 20 Mon 1:00 - 4:00 PM A class of three, 3-hour sessions of Mah Jongg will be offered in November. The class is 9 hours total. Students need to attend all 3 sessions. Enrollment is limited to 8 students, so register soon. Friendly caution: sign up only if you are prepared to play at least once weekly for several months afterward to truly learn the game. To register, send a check made out to WoTRS (Wo...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, Seniors, Women & Girls, Northern Virginia, Reform, Fundraising/Philanthropy, Social Events
Event Cost:  more than $50; $85.00 and a mah jongg card

 
 
Mon
Nov
  20
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
 
Temple Rodef Shalom
2100 Westmoreland Street, Falls Church  VA 22043
Fall Mah Jongg Lessons in November 2017 Sponsored by the Women of TRS November 6, 13 and 20 Mon 1:00 - 4:00 PM A class of three, 3-hour sessions of Mah Jongg will be offered in November. The class is 9 hours total. Students need to attend all 3 sessions. Enrollment is limited to 8 students, so register soon. Friendly caution: sign up only if you are prepared to play at least once weekly for several months afterward to truly learn the game. To register, send a check made out to WoTRS (Wo...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, Seniors, Women & Girls, Northern Virginia, Reform, Fundraising/Philanthropy, Social Events
Event Cost:  more than $50; $85.00 and a mah jongg card