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.

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Upcoming Events
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Mon
Apr
  29
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
 
Temple Rodef Shalom
2100 Westmoreland Street, Falls Church  VA 22043
Women's Self-Defense Workshop Part 2 Women of all ages and fitness levels are invited to participate in part two of a self-defense workshop taught by Arlington County police officers. (No prior experience necessary.) Learn self-defense tips and practice hands-on demos. Wear comfortable clothes and sneakers for this interactive program. Light refreshments. Contact: Stephanie Husik Tebor, stephanieteborphd@verizon.net, 703.508.4836 Cost: $5.00 Women of TRS members; $7.00 non-Women of TRS member...
Listed In:  Women & Girls, Northern Virginia, Reform, Fitness & Wellness
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Tue
Apr
  30
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
 
The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington (Women's Philanthropy of the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington )
6101 Exeecutive Bld. , North Bethesda  MD 20852
Come hear from Imagine Israel Changemaker, Ilana Kwartin, academic, lawyer, entrepreneur, and Zumba instructor. A passionate champion of women's rights, Kwartin uses her expertise to advance opportunities for women and other marginalized groups in Israel, including victims of domestic abuse. As a Zumba instructor, Ilana's relationships with her students led her to learning about concerning, even abusive marriages. She works tirelessly to create Israeli laws that protect women from all types of...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, Women & Girls, Maryland, Fitness & Wellness, Israel, Politics
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Tue
Apr
  30
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
 
The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington (Women's Philanthropy of the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington )
6101 Exeecutive Bld. , North Bethesda  MD 20852
Come hear from Imagine Israel Changemaker, Ilana Kwartin, academic, lawyer, entrepreneur, and Zumba instructor. A passionate champion of women's rights, Kwartin uses her expertise to advance opportunities for women and other marginalized groups in Israel, including victims of domestic abuse. As a Zumba instructor, Ilana's relationships with her students led her to learning about concerning, even abusive marriages. She works tirelessly to create Israeli laws that protect women from all types of...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, Women & Girls, Maryland, Fitness & Wellness, Israel, Politics
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Sun
May
  5
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
 
Temple Rodef Shalom
2100 Westmoreland Street, Falls Church  VA 22043
Eclectic Accessory Extravaganza Back by popular demand.  WoTRS’ Eclectic Accessory Extravaganza (Spring Accessory Sale) returns to the South Wing with a wide assortment of previously owned “treasures”.  You will find Ladies’ Fashion Accessories (designer handbags; designer scarves; high quality costume jewelry), Decorative Home Accessories, Household Accessories (small appliances and the like), and even Children’s Accessories. Spread the word to your friends and neighbors.  Items are priced to ...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, Seniors, Women & Girls, Northern Virginia, Reform, Fundraising/Philanthropy
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Thu
May
  9
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
 
The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington (Women's Philanthropy of the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington )
6101 Executive Blvd, Rockville MD 20852
Join the excitement and support The Jewish Federation's Women's Philanthropy Pomegranate Circle for an evening of fun, games, wine & chocolate.
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Women & Girls, Maryland, Fundraising/Philanthropy, Social Events
Event Cost:  more than $50; $90

 
 
Wed
May
  15
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
 
AMIT (Amit)
Silver Spring, Silver Spring MD 20902
Join AMIT Birah Chapter of Greater Washington DC in honoring Donna Lawrence for her long-time commitment to AMIT and dedication to the children of Israel. We will hear from AMIT’s president Debbie Moed. A light dairy catered dinner will be served.
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, Seniors, Women & Girls, Maryland, Fundraising/Philanthropy, Israel, Social Events
Event Cost:  more than $50; varies

 
 
Wed
May
  15
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
 
Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (Friends of the Israel Defense Forces Mid Atlantic Chapter)
6301 Montrose Rd, , Rockville MD 20852
Join us to make hats, t-shirts, and other fun swag for the 25 Israeli children in the FIDF Legacy Program! Snacks and S'mores Martinis will be served
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Women & Girls, Maryland, Fundraising/Philanthropy, Israel, Networking, Social Events
Event Cost:  $10 - $24; $15

 
 
Sun
May
  19
8:30 AM - 1:30 PM
 
Temple Rodef Shalom
2100 Westmoreland Street, Falls Church  VA 22043
Temple Rodef Shalom Blood Drive by Inova Blood Services Sponsored by Women of TRS May 19 Sun 8:30 AM – 1:30 PM in the Social Hall Your blood donation is urgently needed to help save the life of a neighbor. It's a mitzvah. Donating blood at Temple Rodef Shalom is fun and delicious because of the wonderful TRS members you meet and the generous donated snacks. Donors, age 16 and above are needed. Please make your life-saving appointment now and allow an hour for your donation.. CONTACT: Nancy...
Listed In:  20’s-30’s-40’s, Boomers, College (Late Teens/Early 20s), Couples, GLBT, Interfaith, Seniors, Singles, Women & Girls, Early Childhood Educators, Northern Virginia, Reform, Fitness & Wellness, Volunteer
Event Cost:  Free; Free

 
 
Sun
Jun
  16
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
 
Torah School of Greater Washington
2010 Linden Lane, Silver Spring MD 20910
TSGW Choir/LaZooz Dance Performance for women and girls
Listed In:  Women & Girls, Maryland, Social Events
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Tue
Sep
  24
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
 
The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington (Women's Philanthropy of the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington )
3935 Macomb St NW, Washington DC 20016
More information to come
Listed In:  Women & Girls, DC
Event Cost:  more than $50; TBD

 
 
Nov 6 - Nov 10
Multiple times available
 
Bender JCC of Greater Washington (Bender JCC: Gildenhorn/Speisman Center for the Arts)
6125 Montrose Road, Rockville MD 20852
Coming soon
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, Early Childhood Educators, DC, Maryland, Northern Virginia, Conservative, Havurot/Minyanim, Humanist, Non-denominational, Orthodox, Reconstructionist, Reform, Adult Education, Children/Teens/Family, Arts & Culture, Community-Wide/Festivals, Fair/Expo, History/Education, Israel, Networking, Social Events, Volunteer, JWRP
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