Jewish learning comes in so many forms for all ages. Regular class offerings include Hebrew, Introduction to Judaism, and Love & Religion, our interfaith couples workshop.
Please make sure you read our Registration Policies before registering for a class.
Bible Study with Norman Shore
10 Thursdays, February 26- April 30, 2015, 12:30-1:30pm
Facilitator: Norman Shore
This on-going bible study class, supplemented with rabbinic text and modern commentary, will enrich your understanding of the greatest story ever told.
Love & Religion: An Interfaith Workshop for Jews and their Partners
4 Mondays, March 16, 23, 30, and April 6, 7:30-9:00pm
Facilitator: Dr. Marion Usher
Discuss the issues surrounding creating an interfaith family with other couples in a warm, welcoming environment.
Hebrew Classes: Beginner through Advanced
8 Wednesdays, March 18- May 6, 2015, 6:00pm-9:00pm
Teachers: Naomi McNally & Lorit Chai
Start at the beginning or keep your skills fresh- we offer six levels of Hebrew classes with taught by native Israeli speakers!
Introduction to Judaism
8 Tuesdays, April 7- May 26, 7:30-9:15pm
Teacher: JoHanna Potts
Explore the rich traditions and culture of Judaism! This class is ideal for those who have never studied Judaism before or need a Hebrew school refresher.
Adult Study Groups
DC Beit Midrash
Mondays year-round, 7:30 - 9:00 pm.
Learning Opportunities for Kids
Yom Rishon at the J is the DCJCC’s Sunday program designed to encourage connection to the Jewish community through art, music, stories, food and experiential learning. We utilize the Center’s extensive resources to create fun-filled mornings and informal Jewish experiences. More information and dates coming soon!
MoEd DC is an exciting new aftercare program created in partnership with MoEd, a Jewish educational after-school program in Maryland. MoEd DC will offer an easy way for busy families with children from PK4 to 3rd Grade to introduce their children to Hebrew and Jewish learning. The core program focuses on three "Content Days" which includes immersive Hebrew study and Judaics, as well as optional "Enrichment Days" which may include, yoga, karate, swimming, etc. Click here for complete details.
Adult Language Groups
Chug Kriah Hebrew Reading Group
12:30-2:00pm, alternate Sundays beginning September 7
Leyenkrayz Yiddish Reading Group
2:30-4:00pm, alternate Sundays beginning September 7
Mifgash Hebrew Speakers Group
7:00-8:30pm, alternate Thursdays
*Learning should never be cost-prohibitive. If the cost of any DCJCC class prevents you from registering, please contact Tami Wolf at 202-777-3259 to discuss payment plans or other alternatives.