Calendar

Jun
17
Mon
Herzliya – Hebrew Class Spring Session 2019
Jun 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Classes are offered Wednesday evenings in a 12-week session. Each class is one hour.

Herzliya requires the textbook Hebrew From Scratch (Part 1)– you can purchase a new copy of the textbook at the time of registration. You can pick up the textbook in your classroom on your first day of class.

This session:
Mondays, April 8 to July 1, 2019, 6:30-7:30 pm
There will be no class on May 27 for Memorial Day. We will have class on the evening of June 10, the end of the Shavuot holiday.

Before registering, make sure you are familiar with the JLL Registration Policies.

Click on the TICKETS button to the right to register!

Learning should never be cost-prohibitive. If the cost prevents you from registering, please contact Darya Watnick at 202-777-3259 or by email at daryaw@edcjcc.org to discuss payment plans or other alternatives.

Vered HaGalil – Hebrew Class Spring Session 2019
Jun 17 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Classes are offered Wednesday evenings in a 12-week session. Each class is one hour.

Vered HaGalil requires the textbook Hebrew From Scratch (Part 1)– you can purchase a new copy of the textbook at the time of registration. You can pick up the textbook in your classroom on your first day of class.

This session:
Mondays, April 8 to July 1, 2019, 7:30-8:30 pm
There will be no class on May 27 for Memorial Day. We will have class on the evening of June 10, the end of the Shavuot holiday.

Before registering, make sure you are familiar with the JLL Registration Policies.

Click on the TICKETS button to the right to register!

Learning should never be cost-prohibitive. If the cost prevents you from registering, please contact Darya Watnick at 202-777-3259 or by email at daryaw@edcjcc.org to discuss payment plans or other alternatives.

Dimona – Hebrew Class Spring Session 2019
Jun 17 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Classes are offered Monday evenings in a 12-week session. Each class is one hour.

Dimona requires the textbook Hebrew From Scratch (Part 1)– you can purchase a new copy of the textbook at the time of registration. You can pick up the textbook in your classroom on your first day of class.

This session:
Mondays, April 8-July 1, 8:30-9:30 pm.
There will be no class on May 27 for Memorial Day. Class will be held on June 10, the end of the Shavuot holiday.

Before registering, make sure you are familiar with the JLL Registration Policies.

Click on the TICKETS button to the right to register!

Learning should never be cost-prohibitive. If the cost prevents you from registering, please contact Darya Watnick at 202-777-3259 or by email at daryaw@edcjcc.org to discuss payment plans or other alternatives.

Jun
18
Tue
Stretch & Strength
Jun 18 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Stretch and Strength class was created to help people move through daily life with more energy, less pain, greater ease, and better focus by using techniques that release excess tension while strengthening postures that hold a body in balance. This work corrects pain-causing habits, such as slouching and pain-adaptation, aids recovery from injury, and sharpens recreational and work performance.

Tuesday instruction: Devonne Horsley
Wednesday instruction: Ruth Barnes
Thursday instruction: Ruth Barnes

Cost: $50 for unlimited classes monthly (You would be able to attend any or all three classes weekly) or $8.00 drop in fee per class.

Bark Mitzvah Yappy Hour
Jun 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

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Bring your furry, four legged best friend to a very special event with happy and yappy hour pricing and some festive treats and activities for your pal. BYOD (Bring Your own Dog) and enter our optional Bark Mitzvah Party Best Outfit Contest or just come out to meet some new members of the tribe!  We welcome all – puppy parents, non-pet owners, and their friends.

Registration: http://bit.ly/bark-mitzvah-hour-19

TWO LOCATION OPTIONS:

Dacha Beer Garden 1600 7th St NW, DC (Shaw metro) *updated location

Continental Beer Garden
1901 Fort Myer Dr, Arlington (Rosslyn metro)

* DIY doggie bandanas

* Jewish dog treats

* Blessing for our four legged friends

* Bark Mitzvah Party Outfit Contest

* Special Photo Op

* Drink and food specials

 

Intro to Judaism Summer Session
Jun 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:15 pm

Intro to Judaism - Spring Session

Come explore the rich fabric of Judaism! Using traditional texts and modern examples, we will cover the fundamentals of Jewish life, including Shabbat and holidays, prayer, lifecycle rituals, ethics, and beliefs.

This class is ideal for learners with questions—whether you’ve never studied Judaism before in your life, you’re looking for a Hebrew School refresher, or you’re somewhere in between!

This Session

Dates: Tuesdays, June 4-July 23, 2019
Time:  7:30-9:15 pm

Cost:
General Registration: $200
Discounted Member : $170
Interfaith Couples Workshop Alumni: $150/couple
Did you go on Birthright or Honeymoon Israel in the past year? Call us at 202-777-3259 or send us an email to learn about special discounts for program participants.

This class will take place at the EDCJCC townhouse, across the street from our main building on 16th St NW, during our renovation. This building is not ADA accessible. We apologize for any inconvenience and ask that you bear with us during this transition year. Please be in touch with any questions.

Please contact Lisa Silverman at (202) 777-3260 or send an email with any questions.

Before registering, make sure you are familiar with the JLL Registration Policies

Instructor: JoHanna Potts is the former director of The Department of Jewish Life and Learning at the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington. Her teaching passion is to bring enjoyment to Jewish learning with a view towards empowering individuals to create lives of meaning through Judaism. Previously, she served as Director of Education at Temples Solel and Shalom, Director of The Primary School at Washington Hebrew Congregation, and Director of the Middle School at Gesher Jewish Day School. In 2006, she served as co-chair of the Conference for Alternatives in Jewish Education at Duke University. She has been involved with the DCJCC Jewish Women’s Project and helped coordinate and lead the group’s text study activities. JoHanna currently teaches the Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning, the Heritage series, a Women’s Torah Study Group, and conducts teacher training workshops.

Jun
19
Wed
Stretch & Strength
Jun 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Stretch and Strength class was created to help people move through daily life with more energy, less pain, greater ease, and better focus by using techniques that release excess tension while strengthening postures that hold a body in balance. This work corrects pain-causing habits, such as slouching and pain-adaptation, aids recovery from injury, and sharpens recreational and work performance.

Tuesday instruction: Devonne Horsley
Wednesday instruction: Ruth Barnes
Thursday instruction: Ruth Barnes

Cost: $50 for unlimited classes monthly (You would be able to attend any or all three classes weekly) or $8.00 drop in fee per class.

Aleph – Hebrew Class Spring Session 2019
Jun 19 @ 6:15 pm – 7:15 pm

Classes are offered Wednesday evenings in a 12-week session. Each class is one hour.

Aleph requires the textbook Hebrew From Scratch (Part 1)– you can purchase a new copy of the textbook at the time of registration. You can pick up the textbook in your classroom on your first day of class.

This session:
Wednesdays, April 10 – June 19, 2019, 6:15-7:15 pm
Gila will be out on 4/17 and 6/26 (the scheduled last day of classes). We’ve scheduled make-up sessions for Monday 5/20 and Tuesday 6/11.

Before registering, make sure you are familiar with the JLL Registration Policies.

Click on the TICKETS button to the right to register!

Learning should never be cost-prohibitive. If the cost prevents you from registering, please contact Darya Watnick at 202-777-3259 or by email at daryaw@edcjcc.org to discuss payment plans or other alternatives.

Hadera – Hebrew Class Spring Session 2019
Jun 19 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Classes are offered Wednesday evenings in a 12-week session. Each class is one hour.

This session:
Wednesdays, April 10 – June 26, 2019, 6:30-7:30 pm

Before registering, make sure you are familiar with the JLL Registration Policies.

Click on the TICKETS button to the right to register!

Learning should never be cost-prohibitive. If the cost prevents you from registering, please contact Darya Watnick at 202-777-3259 or by email at daryaw@edcjcc.org to discuss payment plans or other alternatives.

Take Me Out to the Ballgame
Jun 19 @ 7:05 pm – 10:00 pm

Group of Inclusion & Disabilities participants at a Washington Nationals baseball game

Come hang with friends while enjoying our national past time – a major league baseball game! We have a limited number of complimentary tickets to see the Washington Nationals take on the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday, June 19, at 7:05 PM.

Each participant should plan to come with a companion, who will also receive a complimentary ticket.

Tickets will go fast, so reserve yours today!