Interfaith Opportunities: How the Flood at AME Zion Church is Bringing Us Together

Bradley Hills Presbyterian Church 6601 Bradley Blvd, Bethesda, MD

Members of Scotland AME Zion Church have wanted to restore the church founded in 1924 off Seven Locks Road in Potomac for decades. They thought it might be the end in 2019. A flood wiped out the foundation and left the building unusable for services. But three years later, the congregation is raising money to […]

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Friday Night With Friends – 65th Birthday Edition – 3/10/23

Bender JCC 6125 Montrose RoadRockville, Rockville, MD

Jessica Kate Meyer received rabbinic ordination from Hebrew College. She studies and performs Jewish music from Sephardic and Ashkenazi traditions. Most recently she was Rabbi/Hazzan at the Kitchen in San Francisco and, before that, Rabbi and Musical Director at Romemu in New York. Rabbi Meyer began her career in film, theater, and television projects in […]

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Shabbat – Eat, Pray, Learn – 3/11/23

Bender JCC 6125 Montrose RoadRockville, Rockville, MD

Coffee and noshes to start your Shabbat day. We will learn, we will pray, and then we'll eat some more and maybe learn some more or pray some more with these extraordinary leaders. Jessica Kate Meyer received rabbinic ordination from Hebrew College. She studies and performs Jewish music from Sephardic and Ashkenazi traditions. Most recently […]

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Saturday Night – Music, Wine, and Food – 3/11/23

Rocklands Farm Winery 14531 Montevideo Rd,, Poolesville

An evening of celebration with the Jewish Studio. Our venue is the bucolic and beautiful Rocklands Farm Winery in Poolesville, Maryland.  We'll begin with a delicious dinner (no meat) and unlimited wine. After sundown, we'll share a joyful havdalah. Then we will invite our favorite musicians to share their music and a few other surprises.

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Victims and Victories: Jewish Life in Europe

Bender JCC 6125 Montrose RoadRockville, Rockville, MD

Let's reflect on both the victims and victories of Jewish Life in Europe. We gather at the Bender JCC for a morning exploring topics of Jewish life in Europe. Rabbi Michael Berenbaum will speak on a topic inspired by Gerda Weissmann Klein z'l.  Nazi collaborators were both victims and perpetrators. Gerda's life was saved by […]

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