Juneteenth

jUNETEENTH

BET’s Content for Change: Black X Jewish Screening and Panel Discussion

Tuesday, June 13, 7:00 PM || Cafritz Hall, Edlavitch DCJCC

Join us for a film screening followed by a panel conversation with film director Lacey Schwartz Delgado and Dr. LaNitra Berger, professor at George Mason University, led by founder of Mosaic Visions Dee Sanae.

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Juneteenth Community Shabbat

Friday, June 16, 6:00 PM || Washington Hebrew Congregation

Join the entire DMV Jewish community for a soulful Shabbat service and oneg featuring the music of Lapidus & Myles.

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Celebrate Juneteenth with John Wesley AME Zion Church

Sunday, June 18, 9:45 AM || Meet at the Edlavitch DCJCC

Meet at the EDCJCC and walk over to John Wesley AME Zion Church for a meaningful Sunday worship service. This is a way to connect with our neighbors and show interfaith solidarity and support.

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Annual Juneteenth Heritage Festival with Scotland AME Zion Church

Monday, June 19, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM || Potomac, MD

The Scotland Juneteenth Heritage Festival celebrates the past and present of the first places African-Americans owned land in Montgomery County. Enjoy a children’s carnival and music performance, art exhibitions, food, and presentations on Black history. Make sure to stop by the Interfaith and Social Action Pavilion.

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Thank you to everyone who has made this year’s Community Juneteenth Celebration possible!

Community Sponsors

Adas Israel Congregation
Adat Shalom Reconstructionist Congregation
B’nai Israel Congregation
Bet Mishpachah
The Jewish Community Foundation
Jews United for Justice
Sixth & I Historic Synagogue
Temple Sinai
Tifereth Israel
Washington Hebrew Congregation

Community Partners

Gather DC
Mosaic Visions
Religious Action Center for Reform Judaism

Individual Sponsors

Camilla Day
Joan Kuriansky
Karen and Brendan Herron
Laura Loeb and Howard Morse
Linda Adams and Jon Greenblatt
Marla and Bruce Schulman
Rick Woler and Ryan Issacson
The Maxey Family