7 Tammuz 5777: Parashat Chukat
- Thursday Minyan, 7:00am
- Friday Shabbat Services, 6:15pm
- Saturday Shabbat Services with Baby Naming, 10:00am
CLICK HERE for discussion and notes on the weekly Torah portion
- Potluck Shabbat: 1st Friday of each month
- Musical Shabbat: 2nd Friday of each month
- Shabbat Unwrapped: 3rd Friday and Saturday of each month
- 9:30 Club: Meditation on 2nd Saturday of each month at 9:30am; Parashat HaShavuah (Torah portion discussion) on 3rd Saturday of each month at 9:30am. Sponsored by the Samuel & Jean Koshar Rothstein Memorial Fund
Israeli Folk Dancing Classes: 2nd & 4th Thursday of each month, 8pm-10pm
Contact Sherri Edgar: 571-338-4712
Contact Jerry Jacobs: 301-340-8144
Upcoming Events & Notices
Mazel Tov Moments
- Mazel tov to our great group of teens who will be in leadership positions next year in the BBYO (B’nai Brith Youth Organization). The girls’ chapter is Or Chadash and the boys’ chapter is Madlik. We are proud of their involvement in Jewish life!
Chapter N’siah (President)
Chapter S’gan (Programming)
Chapter Shlicha (Jewish Enrichment and Social Action)
NOVA Council BBYO N’siah (President)
Chapter Shliach (Jewish Enrichment and Social Action)
Chapter Godol (President)
Chapter S’ganit (Programming)
Chapter Mazkir (Secretary)
Chapter Mazkirah (Secretary) and NOVA Council BBYO Spirit Chair
Madlik Chapter Gizbor (Treasurer)
Here is a picture of the NOVA Council Board featuring our own Amanda Meyers!
Social Action Committee presents: Monthly Mitzvah Mission: Help Feed the Homeless in Ballston
Held at: Central United Methodist Church, 4201 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, 22203
Join us each month to help feed Arlington’s homeless. CEH has partnered with the Central United Methodist Church (CUMC) of Ballston’s soup kitchen, and we’re calling on CEH volunteers to participate each month on the last Thursday PM / Friday AM of the month. To participate, volunteers just show up at 4201 Fairfax Drive. The kitchen entrance is on the Stafford Street side of the building, and parking is available behind the church.
Sunday, July 23 – Wednesday, July 26
Held at: Crystal Gateway Marriott, 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA 22202
Women’s League for Conservative Judaism is holding its annual convention right here in Arlington this year on July 23-26. It is so close to home that it would be a pity to miss it! This year Women’s League is celebrating its centennial and there will be outstanding scholars presenting a variety of sessions to appeal to all interests. For more information or to register, log on to www.wlcj.org.
United States Holocaust Museum Kickstarter Campaign
Share Their Stories: Undiscovered Diaries of the Holocaust
The firsthand accounts of innocent victims like Anne Frank are particularly important today as Holocaust denial and antisemitism gain new momentum. If the world is to remember and prevent history from repeating itself, we must protect and share the stories of those who experienced the Holocaust. With your help, the museum will share with the world-for the first time ever-hundreds of diaries written by people escaping Nazi persecution and murder.
Sunday, August 27, 2017 – Washington Nationals vs. New York Mets
Held at: Nationals Park, 1500 South Capitol St. SE, Washington, DC 20003
- Gates open at 11:00am (Pre-game fun begins at 11:30am)
- First pitch: 1:35pm
- Buy tickets here: www.shalomdc.org/gss2017etzhayim
Jewish National Fund invites you: Northern Virginia Breakfast for Israel – “The Fifty Best Jewish Jokes and What they Show About the Jews”
Sunday, September 10, 10:00am
Held at: Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCCNV), 8900 Little River Turnpike, Fairfax, VA 22031
Featured guest speaker, Rabbi Joseph Telushkin: Rabbi Joseph Telushkin is a lecturer and bestselling author of more than 15 books on Jewish ethics and literacy, including Jewish Literacy, the best-selling book on Judaism of the past 25 years. Rabbi Telushkin was named one of the 50 best speakers in the U.S. by Talk Magazine.
More Information: Stuart Diamant-Cohen, (email@example.com), 301.589.8565 x841.
RSVP by September 1: www.jnf.org/novabreakfast
Sunday, September 17, 8:00pm
Held at: Creative Cauldron, 410 S. Maple Avenue, Falls Church, VA 22046
Buy tickets here: www.creativecauldron.org/2017cabarets.html (Scroll down to Will’s cabaret)
Our very own Will Stevenson returns with a brand new cabaret! 100% of the proceeds from Sept 17th will go to Etz Hayim. Expect a hilarious evening of song and stories any parent knows all too well. Will shares the joys and frustrations of parenthood through cabaret standards, musical theater favorites, and more! Don’t wait — tickets for his last cabaret sold out fast!