High Holiday Classes 5772

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Rosh Hashanah is a mere few weeks away; are you prepared? If not, the Jewish community may be able to help! Check out these classes being offered by local organizations.

Wednesday, September 14
High Holidays with your Children
B’nai Tzedek, 9:30 am
High Holidays 101 prep as presented by the Laura and Joel Greenzaid Early Childhood Center.

The BIG Sorry
Sixth & I, 7:30 pm
Join Dr. Erica Brown to discuss the nature of grudges and forgiveness just in time for High Holiday reflection.

If You Have the Apples, We Have the Honey
DCJCC, 7:30 pm
Rabbi Zvi Teitelbaum analyzes the themes, historical significance and kabbalistic insights of the High Holidays.

Sunday, September 18
Hebrew in a Flash
Sixth & I, 10:30 am
Need a brush up on your alef bet before attempting High Holiday prayers? This is the place!

Monday, September 19
Back to the Future: The High Holidays, Time and Creative Repentance
DCJCC, 7:30 pm
William Kolbrenner analyzes t’shuvah, the soul and other High Holiday themes through his book, “Open Minded Torah.”

Wednesday, September 21
Adas Israel/Jewish Study Center High Holiday classes
Adas Israel, 7 pm
Choose from Forgive Me: Modern Poetry of Atonement, Baking a Round Challah for the High Holidays, Davening with the New Machzor: An Introduction and Guide, and Kabbalistic Aspects of High Holiday Observance and Prayers.

Yom Kippur, Letting Go
DCJCC, 7:30 pm
Rabbi Zvi Teitelbaum discusses repairing and healing complicated relationships in time for forgiving on the Day of Atonement.

Thursday, September 22
Learn to Bake a Traditional Honey Cake
DCJCC, 7 pm
Join Jean Graubert in baking this sweet, Rosh Hashanah treat!

Sunday, September 25
Rosh Hashanah Basket Delivery
JSSA Rockville, 1 pm
Like with mishloach manot gifts on Purim, these baskets, assembled by JSSA and area synagogues, include holiday foods for the less fortunate members of the Jewish community. Donations and delivery volunteers both needed!

Sweet New Year Challah Baking
JCCGW, 1 pm
For foodies, herald in the new year by baking challah!


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