Hadar Institute

Hadar at the EDCJCC

Hadar is an educational institution that empowers Jews to create and sustain vibrant, practicing communities of Torah learning, prayer, and service. Hadar at the EDCJCC is the only Hadar program offered at any JCC across the country which engages the DC community in cross-cultural exchange via opportunities to experience and learn about Jewish culture, regardless of a participant’s background or affiliation.


Upcoming Events

Hadar Lunch & Learn on Jewish Ethics: Do Torah and Morality Always Go Together?
Tuesdays, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM: March 5, 2019, and May 7, 2019

Passover Day of Learning with the Hadar Institute
Sunday, April 7, 2-5pm
Join the EDCJCC and the Hadar Institute for an afternoon workshop focused on themes associated with Passover and freedom and redemption.