We will commemorate Tisha B’Av on Sat. night, July 21st, together with several other congregations — Fabrangen, Minyan Oneg Shabbat, and Am Kolel. On this, the 1,948th day of mourning for the Second Temple in Jerusalem, join us as we chant the Book of Lamentations by candlelight and remember the experience of exile and homelessness. We’ll meet in the Community Room; doors open at 9:15 p.m.
Author Noa Baum, who lives in Takoma Park and will join us for the discussion, delves into the heart of one of the world’s most enduring and complex conflicts. Baum’s deeply personal memoir recounts her journey from girlhood in post-Holocaust Israel to her adult encounter with “the other.”
With honesty, compassion, and ...
With honesty, compassion, and humor, she captures the drama of a nation at war and her discovery of humanity in the enemy. Book discussion will be held at Ellen Kandell’s home.
Please join us on Sunday, June 3, from 6-9 p.m. for our annual Shirat HaNefesh community meeting, potluck dinner and silent auction! We will gather at Candy Cane City in Meadowbrook Park, 7901 Meadowbrook Ln, Chevy Chase, MD 20815, to share a potluck dinner while we browse the silent auction.
Following a brief Maariv service, the board will share with ...