CELEBRATIONS AND SEUDAS
Berman/BJC Purim Seuda, featuring Minute to Win It, Caricature Drawings, and Carnival Atmosphere
Berman Yom HaZikaron Celebration
Lag B'Omer Concert, BBQ, and Carnival, with the Panorama Jazz Band, including preschool sports program
Shushan Purim Seuda at the Topolosky's, featuring wine and Torah!
Elul Rosh Chodesh Luncheon, featuring Israeli Embassy speaker Ilan Sztulman
B'nai Mitzvot, Simchat Bats, Brit Milahs, Aufrufs, Hanukkat HaBayits, and more!
Musical Family MinyanHamentashen Baking
Purim Puppet Theater
Pre-Thanksgiving Cooking Class
Kids Kabbalat Shabbat
Megillah Reading in Character Voices!
The Great Heksher Hunt
Sukkah Decorating Celebration
Shavuot Mt Sinai Cupcake Program
Weekly Parsha Shiur, Shabbat (before Mincha) with Rabbi Topolosky
Men's Mussar Chaburah, studying "Everyday Holiness"
Weekly Tanya Shiur, Tuesdays with Rabbi Raskin
Keys to Jewish Spirituality, an Elul mini-series with Rabbi Topolosky
Orthodoxy in the 21st Century, a Yom Iyun with the Beltway VAAD
Torah and Tumah, a guest lecture and discussion with Rabbi Lopatin, the Rabbinical School President of Yeshivat Chovevei Torah
Outside the Box, a Tisha B'av Yom Iyun with the Beltway VAAD, featuring lecture on the Sephardic Paradox and panel on What is Achdut?
Tikkun Leil Shavuot, featuring a dessert buffet
Scholar in Residence, Rabbi Jason Rubenstein
Four Rabbis Walk into a Bar: Talking @ Pesach, featuring Rabbi Topolosky, a DC JCC program for young professionals
Aura Chadasha, Monthly Rosh Chodesh Group
Corks N Canvas, a night of painting and wine in the sukkah
Kol Neshama, Spiritual Discussion Group
An Afternoon of Learning, Second Day Shavuot
PESACHMock Seder, to prepare and share ideas for your seder
Siyum for the First Born (and others!)Communal First Seder
Chol HaMoed Concert, featuring the Jubilee Voices, singing songs of the Civil Rights movement, and engaging in cross-cultural dialogue about the shared Exodus narrative
Baal Shem Tov Seuda
Minyan on the Mayim, in honor of Yom Yerushalyim, featuring breafast, hiking, and games
Football in the Hut, featuring the Omelette Man's made-to-order breakfast, and Jets vs. Dolphins on the big screen, in the sukkah
Selichot Kumzitz, led by Rabbi Uri and Dahlia, BYOInstruments!
Sukkah Hop, a bite to eat and a word of Torah at the sukkahs in our community
"Beneath the Helmet" Film Screening
Torah Mitzion Kollel Oneg
Sheva Brachot Meal, featuring Hanukkah Gift Auction!
Sukkot Kumzitz, led by Rabbi Uri and Dahlia, BYOInstruments!Community-Wide and BJC Yom HaShoah commemorations
"The Power to Yield" Film Screening, a Chofetz Chaim Heritage Foundation event
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