Winter Semester 2017
Starts Wednesday, February 22nd
Check the Classes page for details on each listing.
Save the Date:
March 8th – 7- 9PM – Annual Max Ticktin Memorial Latke-Hamentasch Debate!
Wednesdays at Adas Israel Congregation
2850 Quebec St. NW, Metro: Cleveland Park—Red Line
March 8 – 7- 9PM – Annual Max Ticktin Memorial Latke-Hamentasch Debate!
We've renamed the debate this year in loving memory of our founder, Max Ticktin (z"l), who brought the debate to Washington from the University of Chicago. Experts debate the eternal question: Which is better, the latke or the hamentasch?
Panelists: Rabbi Aaron Alexander, associate rabbi, Adas Israel Congregation Diana Cohen Altman, principal, Cultural Diplomacy Associates, L.L.C., Zahara Heckscher, Director of the Poetry Game Project in Arabic, Spanish and Yiddish
Tickets: members $12, others $15. Unlimited refreshments included for further research!
March 15 – 7 - 9PM The Janice Garfunkel Annual Memorial Program –Women's Paths to the Clergy
A conversation moderated by Rabbi GIlah Langner
March 29 – 7-8:15pm - Yiddish Poetry Game
No Yiddish required!.
Sunday, March 19, 1-6:15pm at B'nai Israel Congregation
6301 Montrose Road, Rockville, MD.
The Great Yiddish Writers Festival
(No knowledge of Yiddish necessary)
tickets at http://am-kolel.org info: 301-349-2799
Sunday, March 26 – 2-3pm – at the Folger Library
201 East Capitol Street, SE Washington, DC 20003
Tour of the Folger Library and the visiting exhibition, 500 Years of Treasures from Oxford.
Sundays at Shirat HaNefesh (Co-sponsored by The Jewish Study Cente)
Bagel brunch at 10:00, Discussion 10:30-Noon
Held in the Community Room of North Chevy Chase Christian Church 8814 Kensington Parkway, Chevy Chase, MD (just east of Connecticut Ave and south of 495)
Women, Worship And The Western Wall w/Yaron Gamburg & Michelle Sumka
Sunday, February 26, 2017
Co-sponsored by The Jewish Study Center of Washington and with the participation of members of Women of the Wall. Please sign up here so we can plan food & seating.
Jesus: First Century Rabbi w/ Rabbi Gilah Langner
Sunday, March 5,19, 2017
If you are planning to attend please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Your email should indicate if you are planning to come to the brunch or only to the discussion.